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Sweden gets new prime minister: Magdalena Andersson wins second vote in parliament

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Sweden gets new prime minister: Magdalena Andersson wins second vote in parliament

Magdalena Andersson has been elected prime minister for the second time in a parliamentary vote.  Andersson was elected with an extremely small marginal – 173 members of parliament voted against her – two more, and she would have lost the vote. She will be Sweden’s first female prime minister. Andersson in parliament on Monday after […]

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Ethiopia army carries out fresh attacks on Sudanese border strip

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Ethiopia army carries out fresh attacks on Sudanese border strip

Heavy fighting erupted between Sudanese forces and Ethiopian troops that crossed the border at a depth of 17 km on Saturday November 27, 2021 (GADARIF) –  At least six Sudanese soldiers were killed during an attack by the Ethiopian army on the border strip on Saturday morning. Fierce battles took place east of Umm Disa […]

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Omicron: Here’s where the new variant has been detected so far in Europe 

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Omicron: Here’s where the new variant has been detected so far in Europe 

Germany, the Czech Republic, Italy and the UK announced on Saturday that they had detected cases of the new COVID-19 variant, Omicron. The UK reported two confirmed cases that Health Secretary Sajid Javid said were “linked and there is a connection with travel to southern Africa.” Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks during a press […]

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Iran:Western blackmail will get nowhere

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Iran:Western blackmail will get nowhere

TEHRAN – While Iran makes preparations for achieving a “good agreement” through good faith, the United States and its European allies ramp up pressure in what seems to be diplomatic blackmail. The recent visit by the United Nations’ nuclear watchdog chief to Iran appears to have provided Washington and other European capitals with diplomatic ammunitions […]

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Philippines to receive first Turkish attack helicopter in Dec

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Philippines to receive first Turkish attack helicopter in Dec

 The Philippines will receive its first Turkey-made T129 Tactical Reconnaissance and Attack Helicopter (ATAK) next month, officials from the Southeast Asian country said Wednesday. Upgraded with the Aselsan-made IFF system, a T129 chopper maneuvers in this photo provided on May 28, 2021. (Courtesy of TAI) The country has ordered six of the helicopters designed and […]

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WHO labels new COVID-19 variant ‘of concern’, names it Omicron 

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WHO labels new COVID-19 variant ‘of concern’, names it Omicron 

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday categorised the latest COVID-19 variant first detected in South Africa as “of concern” and named it Omicron. A woman has a transgenic test made at the Christmas market during its preparation in Strasbourg, eastern France, Nov. 25, 2021.   –   Copyright  AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias “This variant has a large number of mutations, […]

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ANALYSIS: How did politics in Sweden get so fiendishly complicated?

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ANALYSIS: How did politics in Sweden get so fiendishly complicated?

Social Democrat leader Magdalena Andersson is set to be re-elected as Swedish prime minister on Monday, after already being voted in, forced out and re-nominated in less than 30 hours this week. How on earth did Swedish politics get so complicated? The compromises that allowed Magdalena Andersson to be elected prime minister, however briefly, were […]

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Arab Coalition releases details on latest air strike on Yemen Houthi military camps

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Arab Coalition releases details on latest air strike on Yemen Houthi military camps

The Arab Coalition has published details of the operation targeting Iran-backed Houthi military camps in the presidential palace in Yemen’s Sanaa. Intelligence and satellite images showed the presidential palace’s link to a secret underground facility located south of the palace and linked to Jabal al-Nahdain. Satellite images show the aftermath of the airstrikes conducted by […]

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Swedish Parliament to vote on Andersson again on Monday after surprise resignation

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Swedish Parliament to vote on Andersson again on Monday after surprise resignation

Zurich [Switzerland], November 26 (ANI/Sputnik): The Swedish parliament will decide on Monday whether Social Democratic Party leader Magdalena Andersson should become the nation’s first female prime minister after the first vote ended in a flop. Andersson took over as prime minister from Stefan Loefven on Wednesday but had to tender her resignation hours later, after […]

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The world’s oldest person Francisca Susano has died at age 124!

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The world’s oldest person Francisca Susano has died at age 124!

Francisca Susano, the world’s oldest person died on Monday this week at the ripe old age of 124 years. Many have been truly saddened by her passing. The world’s oldest person died at age 124. Images via Facebook: @Kabankalan Francisca Susano, the world’s oldest person died on Monday this week at the ripe old age […]

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