High-stakes diplomacy continued on Friday in a bid to avert a war in Eastern Europe. The urgent efforts come as 100,000 Russian troops are massed near Ukraine’s border and the Biden administration worries that Russian President Vladimir Putin will mount some sort of invasion within weeks. An Ukrainian serviceman sits at his position in a trench on … Continue reading Ukraine Crisis Updates: Everything you should know
Several journalists from different countries have been attacked by US police while covering the ongoing protests over the death of George Floyd. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet has called on US authorities to ensure that "reporters can do their work free from attacks or repression" during the Floyd protests. New York City … Continue reading George Floyd: UN High Commissioner calls on the US to ensure safety of journalists
No fewer than 30 Nigerian soldiers have been killed, following an attack by Boko Haram insurgents on their military base. The insurgents, according to AFP, were said to have invaded the military base, located in the North-East, near the border Nigeria shares with Niger. According to sources, who spoke to AFP, the soldiers attacked the … Continue reading Boko Haram kills over 30 Nigerian soldiers in Borno State
The technology that binds all of these other systems together is the Israeli soldier. Since 1948 (and even before) Israel has committed the best of its human capital to the armed forces. The creation of fantastic soldiers, sailors, and airmen doesn’t happen by accident, and doesn’t result simply from the enthusiasm and competence of the … Continue reading Revealed: Why Nations fear to fight against Israel
Rodrigo Duterte sure knows how to attract criticisms from supporters and haters alike, but his recent flop comes from a sickening rape joke. Duterte, a lawyer and politician who served seven terms as the mayor of Davao city in the Philippines, declared martial law in the southern part of his country earlier this week. He was … Continue reading Why Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte joked about raping Women
The Vietnamese police has arrested and detained a large number of citizens who held celebrations to mark an anniversary of the country's war with China. http://cdn.bignewsnetwork.com/rfa1487377038.jpg According to a report from Radio Free Asia, over ten persons were remanded in prison custody earlier on Friday but were released later in the evening. The news outlet quotes … Continue reading Police in Vietnam detain citizens for celebrating 1979 War with China
The government of Turkey has demanded from Greece an immediate release of the eight soldiers alleged to have taken part in the failed July 15 coup plot. Image from the failed July 15 coup plot in Turkey. The extradition goes in accordance with an extradition agreement between the two countries, and was sent from Turkish Justice … Continue reading Turkey Demands Immediate Extradition Of Alleged Coup Plotters From Greece.
Amnesty International has condemned the severe beatings, torture and rape of imprisoned soldiers who are alleged to have taken part in Turkey's failed military coup, adding that the organization has proofs on the claim. Image shows protesters at Istanbul's Taksim Square. The international body reveals it has proof that Turkish police are denying them food, water … Continue reading Rape And Torture Of Turkey’s Imprisoned Soldiers, A Crime Amnesty International Says It Can Prove.
A 59-year-old colonel appointed as the next Chief Rabbi for the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has attracted heavy criticisms in the Israeli parliament, following his unguarded statement that it's permissible for women to be raped during wartime. Col. Eyal Karim is said to be infamous for his misogynistic leanings. The controversial rabbi reportedly gives lessons on … Continue reading Chief Rabbi For The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) Says It’s Permissible To Rape Women During Wartime.
An aggrieved soldier John Watson decided to take the laws into his hands and has been arrested for reportedly kidnapping an old pal who is one of the Queens guards. John held James Dicks hostage at knife point in a revenge attack for betrayal. Both ex-soldiers had their relationship smeared when John thought James had … Continue reading Queen’s Guards At War Over A Woman.
These days, modelling has changed from something that used to be for thin, sexy, beautiful and fragile girls; the runways have been overtaken by female soldiers - at least in Russia, for now. As if the country is on red-alert against terrorism, some of the models were seen cat-walking with AK 47's. Now it might … Continue reading Russian Models On The Runway With AK 47’s.