Sunday September 27-th, 2020

Beyond Soleimani: Implications for Iran's Proxy Network in Iraq and Syria Beyond Soleimani: Implications for Iran's Proxy Network in Iraq and Syria

Nasrallah said that the United States has no other choice but to withdraw from the region either voluntarily or send back its army members in coffins to their homeland. Nasrallah also noted that "this was also a strong message to the Zionist entity (...

Uber announces end of services in Colombia, Garage Uber announces end of services in Colombia, Garage

Uber called the ruling "arbitrary" and has now chose to exit Colombia on January 31, which means the services will be unavailable from midnight on that day. But now Uber has thrown in the towel. Uber - founded in 2009 - arrived in Colombia in 2013 ...

Esper Contradicts Trump Claim Iran Planned Attacks on Four US Embassies Esper Contradicts Trump Claim Iran Planned Attacks on Four US Embassies

Alleging that Iran has been attacking the United States through its proxy militias for 40 years now, Esper said last summer the U.S. had to deploy 14,000 additional soldiers to the region since May. This news comes on the heels of Lee, earlier in t...

Iranian Taekwondo posts blistering letter online, defects to West Iranian Taekwondo posts blistering letter online, defects to West

Alizadeh, 21, won a bronze medal at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. "Whatever they said, I wore", Alizadeh wrote in the statement, posted on Saturday. "Should I start with hello, goodbye, or condolences?" she wrote on Instagram , as Iran reel...

Iran condemns U.S. new sanctions Iran condemns U.S. new sanctions

He said Iran should compensate victims' families, and he requested "official apologies through diplomatic channels". No Americans were killed in the strike. Iran's armed forces acknowledged that they accidentally shot down the passenger plane. "T...

Qatar Iran agree de-escalation 'only solution' to tensions emir Qatar Iran agree de-escalation 'only solution' to tensions emir

State-run Qatar News Agency (QNA) said the talks will focus on "bilateral relations between the two countries and ways of promoting and enhancing them, as well as the latest developments in the region and the regional and global issues of mutual conc...

Trump vs. Pelosi: House To Vote To Limit Trump's War Powers Trump vs. Pelosi: House To Vote To Limit Trump's War Powers

Gerald E. Connolly (D-Va.), a member of the House Foreign Affairs and Oversight committees said upon exiting the closed-door briefing, adding that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper's comments came after Iran fired a ...

At least 20 dead after bus catches fire in India, police say At least 20 dead after bus catches fire in India, police say

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has issued instructions to provide all the help to the injured as he announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 Lakh each to families of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to those injured in the accident. It isn't yet clear how many lives we...

Trump says he deserves Nobel Peace Prize not Abiy Ahmed Trump says he deserves Nobel Peace Prize not Abiy Ahmed

Esper said in a separate interview on CNN's "State of the Union" that the administration had "exquisite intelligence" that a broader attack against multiple embassies was likely but that could only be shared with the "Gang of Eight", a group of top...

FULL MOON LOVERS: Japanese billionaire seeks 'life partner' for SpaceX voyage FULL MOON LOVERS: Japanese billionaire seeks 'life partner' for SpaceX voyage

The Japanese billionaire and online shopping mogul is repeating a version of an experiment that he tried around this time past year, when he gave 100 million yen (NZ$1.37 million) to be shared among 100 Twitter users who retweeted his promise.

China rejects Donald Trump's call to quit Iran Nuclear China rejects Donald Trump's call to quit Iran Nuclear

Friday's highly unusual emergency meeting was called in response to soaring tensions following the killing of Iranian general Qasem Soleimani in an American drone strike. Iran struck the deal in 2015 with the United States, France, Germany, the Unite...

Alert Sunday morning dealt with Pickering nuclear plant Alert Sunday morning dealt with Pickering nuclear plant

There is no danger to the public or environment", OPG said in a tweet at 8:06 a.m. Although Pickering officials soon said that the alert had been put up by mistake - presumably triggered by a test of the emergency alert system - the panic had alrea...

Pelosi To Send Articles Of Impeachment To Senate Next Week Pelosi To Send Articles Of Impeachment To Senate Next Week

In the end, Pelosi's maneuvering might have some Americans scratching their heads. "Speaker Pelosi is now sitting on the very same articles she claimed were so urgent", McConnell said Monday. New evidence surfaced, too. Mitt Romney of Utah. McCo...

Iran's Downing of Ukrainian Jetliner an 'Awful Mistake', Says US official Iran's Downing of Ukrainian Jetliner an 'Awful Mistake', Says US official

President Trump was referring to mid-November protests in more than 100 cities and 28 out of 31 provinces of Iran that, according to Reuters, left 1,500 dead. In a series of tweets in English and Farsi, the United States president Donald Trump said h...

US Mulled Targeting Soleimani for Assassination Since 2018 US Mulled Targeting Soleimani for Assassination Since 2018

Mahdi said that Trump had thanked him personally for Baghdad's peacemaking effort, giving Soleimani the impression that he would be safe in Iraq, all the while planning the Iranian commander's killing. The president's justifications for killing Solei...

Flooding at Dubai airport delays, cancels flights Flooding at Dubai airport delays, cancels flights

Reuters could not immediately verify the footage. Dubai airport is the base of airlines Emirates and flydubai. A spokesperson for the airline, Abdullah Khan said passengers are being kept in the loop about cancellation of flights or otherwise o...

Palace urges public to remain vigilant as Taal Volcano spews ash Palace urges public to remain vigilant as Taal Volcano spews ash

One of the world's smallest volcanoes, Taal is among two dozen active volcanoes in the Philippines, which lies along the so-called Pacific "Ring of Fire", a seismically active region that is prone to earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. Passengers are...

German chancellor Merkel says Berlin will host Libya peace talks German chancellor Merkel says Berlin will host Libya peace talks

General Khalifa Haftar, leader of the Libyan National Army, controls much of the country, warring with the Government of National Accord (GNA), which is the internationally recognized power in the country. In response to being asked whether he was aw...

Protest-hit Hong Kong sees surge in depression, PTSD Protest-hit Hong Kong sees surge in depression, PTSD

For the objective of this work, the scientists carried out lots of studies of 18,000 men and women between 2009 and 2019. PTSD is an anxiety disorder that manifests after a traumatic experience and can cause sleeplessness, irritability and traumatic ...

Abela set to be Malta's new PM Abela set to be Malta's new PM

With his wife Lydia next to him, Abela said he was "humbled" by the trust shown in him by Labor Party members and has promised continuity with Muscat's government in his first remarks following the victory. "If the new prime minister really wants sta...

Saudi military trainees to be expelled from U.S. after Florida shooting Saudi military trainees to be expelled from U.S. after Florida shooting

The Saudis are not accused of aiding the 21-year-old Saudi Air Force second lieutenant who killed three American sailors in the December shooting, two sources said, but some are said to have connections to extremist movements, according to a person f...

Russian Federation and Turkey push for ceasefire in Libya Russian Federation and Turkey push for ceasefire in Libya

Turkey expects Russian Federation to convince Libya's renegade general Khalifa Haftar for a cease-fire, the country's foreign minister said on January 11. Earlier on Saturday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Libyan peace talks will be held i...

Iran says it Iran says it "unintentionally" shot down Ukrainian jetliner

Trudeau said he told Rouhani that Iran's admission it unintentionally shot down the passenger jet was "an important step", but he added that more steps must be taken to have "full clarity on how such a horrific tragedy could have occurred".

Ravi Shastri Urges Indians to be Patient Amid Raging Protests Over CAA Ravi Shastri Urges Indians to be Patient Amid Raging Protests Over CAA

The bureaucrats, together with former lieutenant governor of Delhi Najeeb Jung, the then cupboard secretary Ok M Chandrasekhar and previous leader data commissioner Wajahat Habibullah, within the letter have prompt the man voters of the rustic to man...

Airstrikes target Iran-backed PMF near Iraqi-Syria border Airstrikes target Iran-backed PMF near Iraqi-Syria border

Two days ago, President Donald Trump, in confirming no American soldiers died in the Iran missile attack, said Washington desires peace with Iran. "Unidentified aircraft targeted vehicles and arms depots in the Albu Kamal area, causing a large ex...

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