miércoles, noviembre 20, 2019

18 dead after gunmen attack Iraqi protestors.

At least 18 Iraqis died and hundreds more were wounded after masked gunmen opened fire on protesters in Karbala early Tuesday morning, reports the Associated Press. Why it matters: Over 250 Iraqis have died...

Russia casts doubt on US claim of ISIL chieftain Baghdadi’s death.

While Russia still has no independent confirmation that US forces have killed ISIL leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, Donald Trump is due credit if they did, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Dmitry...

Turkey: 20 People Detained over Suspected IS Links.

ANKARA - Turkey's state-run news agency says police have detained 20 foreign nationals suspected of links to the Islamic State group. Anadolu Agency said Monday the suspects were detained in the capital...

Multiple victims reported after mass shooting in Texas, US.

At least two people have died in a mass shooting in Texas, US media is reporting. The shooting at Greenville, outside Dallas, injured over a dozen people, reporter Jason Whitely said. Police have not...

Ten People Dead, 4 Missing Due to Heavy Rain Floods in Japan – Reports.

TOKYO (Sputnik) - At least ten people died and four went missing Friday due to heavy rains in Chiba and Fukushima prefectures, the NHK national broadcaster reported on Saturday. Three people were...

8 dead in renewed Iraq protests as thousands hit the streets.

Use of live fire reported for first time in latest wave of demonstrations, as protesters rally against corruption, high unemployment. BAGHDAD — Eight demonstrators were killed in renewed rallies across Iraq’s capital...

Russia: 8 servicemen killed, 2 wounded in shooting.

MOSCOW Eight servicemen were killed and two injured in a shooting in Russia on Friday, according to the country's Defense Ministry. The incident happened at a specialist logistics and security unit in Russia's...

Pentagon reverses certain withdrawal from Syria ordered by Trump and will maintain vigilance in...

In a new turn in the military policy in the region, the Secretary of Defense, Mark Esper, announced that they will remain contingent in the country, although it does not need...

European executive condemns violence in Chile.

Brussels, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) The European Commission (EC) today condemned the violence recorded in Chile, which caused 18 deaths due to the use of lethal weapons and the disproportionate use...

39 people found dead in truck container in southeast England.

LONDON — British police have launched a murder investigation after the bodies of 39 people were found in a truck container outside of London. The truck was discovered at an industrial park...