Street demos demand answers from Erdogan
Tuesday 13th Oct 2015
posted by James Tweedie in World
SYRIAN troops continued to advance village by village yesterday in the offensive against Islamic State (Isis) and other terrorist forces.
The Syrian Arab Army said it had liberated Kfar Naubudeh and surrounding villages in the west of Hama province.
In its daily briefing,...
Recriminations fly over bombing that killed 128
Monday 12th Oct 2015
Dozens of people found executed by al-Qaida-linked sect
A QUARTER of a million people marched through Berlin on Saturday in protest at the anti-democratic TTIP trade pact.
The demonstration, organised by the Confederation of German Trade Unions (DGB) drew support from left parties, environmentalists and charities.
Victim attacked while trying to flee from brutal mistreatment
Saturday 10th Oct 2015
Hamas leader Haniyeh declares third intifada
AN IRANIAN general advising Syrian forces was killed in the city of Aleppo yesterday, as Russian air raids killed two Islamic State (Isis) leaders.
Brigadier General Hossein Hamedani, a senior commander in Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, was killed by Isis on the outskirts of the...
AT LEAST 30 people were killed when the Saudi-led coalition bombed a wedding, Yemeni officials said yesterday.
Wednesday’s attack came after the UN announced that the rebel Anasarullah movement — commonly known as the Houthis — had agreed to a ceasefire.
Friday 9th Oct 2015
Defence ministers rattle sabre as anti-terror offensive continues