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DESPERATION: SOMALI PIRACY BACK ON THE RISE – PROCUREMENT NEWS

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DESPERATION: SOMALI PIRACY BACK ON THE RISE – PROCUREMENT NEWS

After a relative hiatus over the past five years, international supply chains are once again threatened by a resurgence of piracy off the coast of Somalia. At the height of the Somali pirate crisis in 2011, 151 vessels were attacked in one of the world’s busiest shipping routes. Thousands of hostages were taken and billions […]

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DPRK blames U.S., South Korea for tension on Korean Peninsula

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DPRK blames U.S., South Korea for tension on Korean Peninsula

PYONGYANG, April 30 — The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) said on Sunday that the U.S.-South Korea joint exercises and U.S. buildup of nuclear assets on the Korean Peninsula are the root cause of high tension here. Explaining the situation on the Korean Peninsula to Russian ambassador Alexander Matsegora, DPRK Vice Minister of Foreign […]

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North Korea Threatens To Sink “Doomed” US Nuclear Submarine

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North Korea Threatens To Sink “Doomed” US Nuclear Submarine

 North Korea threatened to sink a US nuclear sub currently deployed in South Korean waters if the US take provocative action, responding to a statement from Donald Trump that the president won’t be “happy” if Pyongyang conducts another nuclear test. After the US deployed a nuclear-powered submarine and an aircraft carrier to South Korean waters […]

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UK risks being ‘wiped off the map with nuclear counterstrike’ – Russian senator

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UK risks being ‘wiped off the map with nuclear counterstrike’ – Russian senator

The UK, which recently said it could launch a preemptive nuclear strike “in the most extreme circumstances,” runs the risk of being “wiped off the face of the Earth,” the deputy head of a Russian upper house committee said. “The statement made by UK’s Defense Minister Michael Fallon calls for a harsh response and I’m […]

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ِIraqi army says new front opened in western Mosul eyeing 4 districts

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ِIraqi army says new front opened in western Mosul eyeing 4 districts

Mosul (IraqiNews.com) Iraqi government forces are opening new front in their battles against Islamic State militants in western Mosul, targeting the recapture of four last districts, according to an Iraqi army officer. Asharq al-Awsat quoted an army colonel saying the new front opens from the recaptured region of Badush, with the aim of charging at […]

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Swedish local politician dies from Stockholm terror attack injuries

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Swedish local politician dies from Stockholm terror attack injuries

The number of people killed in the April 7th Stockholm terror attack has risen to five after a woman who was a local politician in western Sweden died in hospital. On Friday police confirmed that a woman in her 60s had died on the morning of April 28th in a hospital in southern Sweden, where […]

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Germany FM Gabriel says ‘No’ voters in Turkey should be granted visa-free travel

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Germany FM Gabriel says ‘No’ voters in Turkey should be granted visa-free travel

(IHA Photo) “Germany’s Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said Saturday that visa-free travel should only be granted for Turkish citizens who voted against the constitutional reform in Turkey. The partial suggestion came from the German minister during the European Union Foreign Ministers’ meeting in Malta. “Why shouldn’t we allow intellectuals, artists and journalists to enter Germany […]

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Approximately 50,000 Haitians and 4,000 Somalis are now at risk of being deported.

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Approximately 50,000 Haitians and 4,000 Somalis are now at risk of being deported.

The Black Alliance for Just Immigration, BAJI, is calling on lawmakers to halt the mass deportation of Haitian and Somali immigrants living in the United States. RELATED: Trump Awards Detention Center Builder $110M Contract BAJI, a grassroots organization that mobilizes and empowers Black immigrant communities, has launched a campaign bringing attention to the precarious situation […]

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Hezb-i-Islami’s Hekmatyar to Taliban: Lay down arms

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Hezb-i-Islami’s Hekmatyar to Taliban: Lay down arms

At first public gathering in 20 years, controversial Afghan leader calls on fighters to come to the negotiating table. Laghman, Afghanistan – Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, the leader of Afghanistan’s Hezb-i-Islami, has called on the Taliban to come to the negotiating table in his first public appearance in 20 years. At least 200 people welcomed Hekmatyar on Saturday in Afghanistan’s […]

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The army destroys 8 vehicles in Daraa, foils ISIS attacks in Deir Ezzor

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The army destroys 8 vehicles in Daraa, foils ISIS attacks in Deir Ezzor

Provinces, SANA-Units of the army and armed forces on Saturday destroyed 8 vehicles for Jabhat al-Nusra terrorists and a command-center in al-Naima town in Daraa eastern countryside and in Daraa al-Balad. A military source told SANA that the army’s operations ended up with the killing of several terrorists and inuring many others. Deir Ezzor A […]

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