That’s enough in history

On his day, 1987, the "intefadeh" (Arabic for uprising) by Palestinians in the Israeli-occupied territories began.
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That’s enough in history

On this day, 2002, Iraq delivered its arms declaration to the United Nations. The 12,000-page report denied that Iraq had any weapons of mass destruction. But a year later, US invaded Iraq for finding the weapons of mass destruction which never…

Trump pledged to stop ‘endless wars’ but his airstrikes in Afghanistan increased civilian deaths by 330% since 2016

Civilian deaths skyrocketed in Afghanistan under President Donald Trump, whose administration relaxed the rules of engagement for airstrikes in 2017, according to a new study from the Costs of War Project at Brown University. "The number of…

US President-elect Joe Biden has chosen retired military General Lloyd Austin, who led US troops into Baghdad in 2003 for defense secretary

WASHINGTON: President-elect Joe Biden has chosen Lloyd Austin, who led US troops into Baghdad in 2003 and rose to head the US Central Command, as the first African-American secretary of defense, US media reported on Monday. A veteran of conflicts…

Coronavirus test kits run out in Gaza as ‘collapse’ fears grow

Health officials said Monday that they could no longer carry out coronavirus tests in the Gaza Strip because of a lack of kits amid a spike in cases in the besieged Palestinian territory. The health ministry called for urgent action “to provide…

200 Israelis stuck in Dubai airport following initial entry denial

Around 200 Israeli passengers were held up in Dubai International Airport (DXB) this morning due to a brief change of immigration rules, Al-Khaleej Times reported. According to Israel's Channel 12 TV, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) had initially…

Billions needed for 2 million ‘acutely malnourished’ Yemeni children

Yemen is "on the edge of a precipice” after years of civil war, a senior U.N. official has warned on Monday, with millions of children suffering from malnutrition and facing the risk of famine. Ted Chaiban sounded the alarm about the worsening…

The coalition delivers trucks loaded with aid to the SDF, Syria

The international coalition sent additional support to the "Syrian Democratic Forces" with a new convoy of trucks in eastern Syria coming from the Kurdistan region of Iraq through the Al-Walid border gate. source : RT ONLINE

Newest ADF leaders told they need to rebuild public trust following Afghanistan war crimes

The Governor-General has told the military's latest graduates they will need to "reassure and reaffirm" the relationship with the Australian public following last month's explosive Afghanistan war crimes report. Retired General David Hurley,…

Red Cross Chief: Operations in Afghanistan and Iraq are Underfunded

International Committee of the Red Cross operations in Afghanistan and Iraq face a funding crisis because of the corona virus pandemic, chief Peter Maurer said on Saturday. Iraq faces a humanitarian crisis where more than 1.3 million people…