Sunday , January 20 2019

International

US prepares for migrant caravan – Govt to toughen Tijuana border crossing

IXTLAN DEL RIO, Mexico, Nov 14, (AP): The US government said it was starting work Tuesday to “harden” the border crossing from Tijuana, Mexico, to …

Read More »

Sri Lankas newly appointed PM Rajapakse loses confidence vote

Sri Lanka’s parliament passed a no-confidence motion against newly appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapakse on Wednesday, presenting a standoff with the opposition and throwing the …

Read More »

Nasrallah son Jawad Nasrallah ‘terrorist’

WASHINGTON, Nov 14, (RTRS): The US State Department has designated Jawad Nasrallah, son of Lebanon’s Iran-backed Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, a terrorist and accused …

Read More »

Iraq militia chiefs to call shots as MPs – Politicians fear Iraqi version of Guard

‘IRAN ASSURED BAGHDAD NOT TO BE USED BY AMERICA’ BAGHDAD, Nov 13, (RTRS): In May, Hassan Fada’am traded his military fatigues for a suit when …

Read More »

Tehran looks for outlet in Iraq

BAGHDAD, Nov 13, (AP): At this year’s Baghdad International Fair, Iranian businessmen displayed thick, colorful Persian rugs to impressed onlookers while others showcased the latest …

Read More »

Rockets spark Israeli strikes

JERUSALEM, Nov 13, (AP): Gaza militants fired dozens of rockets at southern Israel on Tuesday, killing a man in a strike on a residential building …

Read More »

Bahrain, Egypt for Palestinian independence

MANAMA, Nov 12, (KUNA): Bahrain and Egypt underlined their commitment to Palestinian statehood during foreign minister talks on Sunday. Khaled bin Ahmad said Manama appreciates …

Read More »

Yemen’s Hodeida battle claims 150

HODEIDA, Yemen, Nov 12, (AFP): At least 150 people have been killed in 24 hours of clashes in Yemen’s Hodeida, medics and military sources said …

Read More »

Gaza violence threat to truce

GAZA CITY, Nov 12, (Agencies): A clash that erupted during an Israeli special forces operation in the Gaza Strip and killed eight people threatened on …

Read More »

Rohingya flee from Bangladesh camps – Myanmar prepares for 1st returnees

COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh/YANGON, Nov 12, (RTRS): Dozens of Rohingya Muslim families on a list of refugees set to be repatriated to Myanmar later this week …

Read More »
Translate »