A MEMBER of the European security watchdog OSCE was killed and two injured yesterday when their car hit a mine in Ukraine’s breakaway east.
Two vehicles with six observers from the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe were driving near the village of Pryshyb in...
Monday 24th Apr 2017
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Death toll of army base attack by Taliban militants rises to 150
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THE Syrian Army retook a large swathe of northern Hama province yesterday, building on strategic gains in the area.
Troops captured the town of Halfaya and surrounding villages in Hama from Hayat Tahrir as-Sham (Hetesh) — the latest al-Qaida-led alliance with Western-backed...
SOUTH AFRICAN President Jacob Zuma called for more radical action against the white monopoly on capital at the weekend.
Mr Zuma spoke to an audience of 5,000 supporters at the University of Zululand in his home province of KwaZuluNatal for a commemoration of ANC members killed by the...
THREE Palestinians were injured yesterday when Israeli troops attacked a march held in solidarity with 1,500 prisoners on hunger strike.
The youths were hospitalised in the West Bank city of Ramallah after Israeli occupation forces opened fire with rubber-coated steel pellets.
VENEZUELAN opposition rioters “wanted to burn children” when they attacked a maternity hospital in the capital last week, the mayor of a Caracas district said on Friday.
Armed gangs — which Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez claims were hired by the opposition...
THE US aircraft carrier heading for potential confrontation with North Korea took another detour yesterday, for training exercises with the Japanese navy.
Two Japanese destroyers joined the USS Carl Vinson and two other US warships in the Philippine Sea south of Japan for an exercise...
Coup enthusiasts behind violence, government reveals
Saturday 22nd Apr 2017
World Bank urged to burn its Bridges
RUSSIA accused Western powers yesterday of abandoning talks on ending Syria’s civil war in favour of backing regime change in the country.
On Thursday, Western delegations to the Hague-based Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) rejected a call from Russia...