Troops deployed alongside FSA, says Erdogan
Monday 9th Oct 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
SIX victims of last week’s massacre of Colombian peasants were identified on Saturday as official investigations into the atrocity began.
Local community leaders said nine campesinos had been shot dead by security forces and 52 injured last Thursday while protesting against a...
COLOMBIAN police have killed nine coca leaf-growers protesting against an eradication sweep, farmers said on Thursday.
The Association of Community Action Boards (Asominuma) said another 18 were injured in clashes with state police on Wednesday near Tumaco in the south-western coastal...
Saturday 7th Oct 2017
DANISH MPs provisionally backed a “burka ban” yesterday following similar legislation from other European governments.
A large majority of MPs, including the opposition Social Democrats — Denmark’s largest party — said they would vote for a ban on garments...
THE military collapse of Isis continued yesterday, when Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the liberation of Hawija, west of Kirkuk.
Speaking in Paris at a press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron, Mr Abadi hailed the city’s capture as a “victory...
Friday 6th Oct 2017
FORMER Ecuadorean president Rafael Correa called his successor Lenin Moreno a “traitor” on Wednesday over the jailing of Vice-President Jorge Glas.
In a television interview with CNN Spanish, Mr Correa deepened his row with his Pais Alliance party colleague, saying:...
Unity deal aims at parliamentary domination
Thursday 5th Oct 2017
CUBA solidarity campaigners accused US President Donald Trump yesterday of pandering to hard-line Republicans by expelling Cuban diplomats from its Washington embassy.
VENEZUELAN police have smashed an opposition plot to sabotage electricity, gas and water supplies, President Nicolas Maduro announced on Monday night.
Wednesday 4th Oct 2017
Truce with Western-backed rebels takes effect
Saturday 30th Sep 2017