Syrian forces accuse Israel of aiding Isis
Saturday 18th Mar 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
SOLIDARITY campaigners urged the Colombian government to act yesterday after a shocking UN report revealed that far-right paramilitaries murdered 127 people last year.
The report by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights was released in Colombia on Thursday.
It said many of...
Venezuela rejects attacks on its democracy
Thursday 16th Mar 2017
SYRIAN insurgents marked the sixth anniversary of the start of the anti-government uprising yesterday with a double suicide bombing in the capital.
At least 30 people died in the attacks at the Palace of Justice in Damascus and a restaurant in the al-Rabwah district.
Row between Erdogan and Netherlands grows
Wednesday 15th Mar 2017
Nation mourns as probe into girls’ care-home deaths starts
AT LEAST six people died in a terrorist bomb attack on the Syrian city of Homs yesterday as the latest round of peace talks started in Kazakhstan.
The official Sana news agency said a remotely detonated bomb went off at a roundabout.
On Monday an amnesty deal was struck for...
IRAQI troops battled Isis terrorists yesterday around Mosul’s Great Mosque — where the so-called Islamic State was declared in 2014.
Federal police and the army’s rapid-response division advanced through the narrow, winding streets of the Old City, capturing the...
Ceasefire pledges broken, say Free Syrian Army insurgents
Monday 13th Mar 2017
WITNESSES have alleged that a Palestinian man shot by Israeli police near Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque yesterday morning was “executed.”Ibrahim Mattar from the al-Shuqairat area of Israeli-occupied East Jerusalem’s Jabal al-Mukabir district died near the...