Category: Global News

U.S. Sanctions Turkey, Seeks Halt to Syria Offensive

Voice of America News reports: “U.S. President Donald Trump is pressuring Turkey to stop its offensive in northern Syria with calls for a cease-fire and sanctions against Turkish officials, as he plans to send a […]

U.S. said considering plan to remove nukes from Turkish base near Syrian border

The Times of Israel reports: “US officials met in recent days to review plans to remove some 50 nuclear weapons housed under American control at the Incirlik Air Base in Turkey amid growing tensions with Ankara, […]

France, Germany halt arms exports to Turkey

SpaceDaily.com reports: “France and Germany on Saturday suspended arms exports to Turkey over its offensive into Syria against Kurdish fighters, as protesters denounced Ankara at rallies in several European cities. Turkish soldiers on Wednesday launched […]

Syrian Christians Fear Persecution During Turkey Offensive

Voice of America News reports: “As the Turkish military and its allied Syrian rebels continue their operation against U.S.-backed Kurdish forces in northeast Syria, Christian communities in the region fear that the Turkish-led offensive is […]

Al-Shabab Mortar Attacks Hits Area Around Mogadishu Airport

Voice of America News reports: “Seven people were wounded after a mortar attack by al-Shabab militants hit the area around Mogadishu airport on Sunday, Somali witnesses and officials say The mortars landed on the heavily-guarded […]

Lebanon claims Israel sent drone over Hezbollah area

The Times of Israel reports: “The Lebanese army on Sunday accused Israel of sending a reconnaissance drone at the weekend over Beirut’s southern suburbs, a bastion of the Shiite terror group Hezbollah. On August 25, […]

Khamenei: Prepare against the ‘enemies’

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, on Sunday urged the country’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) to prepare against the ‘enemies’. The IRGC should continue inventing and building modern and advanced […]

Halle suspect planned to carry out ‘massacre’ in synagogue

Israel National News reports: “The gunman in the attack in Halle, Germany on Wednesday intended to carry out a ‘massacre’ in the synagogue on the Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur and had around four kilograms […]

South Korea may acquire nuclear submarines after North’s test

SpaceDaily.com reports: ‘South Korea’s Navy is considering acquiring nuclear-powered submarines, it said Thursday in a surprise announcement which would change the balance of power in north-east Asia and is likely to upset several of its […]

North Korea slams Europeans over criticism of missile test

SpaceDaily.com reports: “North Korea on Thursday slammed a statement by European UN Security Council members urging strict enforcement of sanctions against Pyongyang for its latest missile test, calling the move a ‘serious provocation’. Pyongyang fired […]

In rare move, Hamas condemns Germany synagogue attack

YnetNews.com reports: “Hamas terror group on Thursday condemned the attack on a synagogue in Germany on Yom Kippur that left two people dead. A gunman killed two people in a synagogue on the holiest day […]

North Korea Threatens Increased Provocations Following Breakdown in Nuclear Talks

Voice of America News reports: “North Korea Thursday warned its ‘patience is running out’ and threatened to increase provocations following the breakdown of nuclear talks with the United States. The warning is the latest evidence […]