Wednesday, November 22, 2017

US expanded sanctions against North Korea

The United States has extended sanctions against North Korea. This was stated in the press service of the US Treasury. It is noted that 13 companies and one individual were included in the sanctions list. Previously, Trump said that the Ministry of Finance intends to introduce...

Pentagon announces the destruction of more than 100 militants in airstrike in Somalia

The United States destroyed more than 100 militants as a result of an air strike on the camp of the Al-Shabab group in Somalia. This is stated in the message of the African Command of the US Armed Forces (AFRICOM). https://twitter.com/AlexWardVox/status/933019478874640385 "The United States carried out...

Stephen Hawking named the date of the disappearance of mankind

Humanity is waiting for a disaster due to overpopulation and growing energy consumption, said Stephen Hawking . By 2600 the Earth can turn into a fireball, writes New York Post. It is possible to avoid the death of civilization - it is only necessary to...

Lebanon Army chief calls on troops to prepare for ‘threats’ of Israel

In a tweet on Twitter, the commander of the Lebanese army on Tuesday called for full readiness on the southern border to confront the "threats" of Israel. An Israeli official described the Lebanese army's warning as "nonsense." The Lebanese army commander in a tweet on...

Who are the gangs that sell migrants like slaves in Libya?

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There are many questions about the identity of those behind the sale of migrants such as slaves in Libya, following the conclusion of the channel "CNN" American amateur video in a report on the situation of immigrants in this country, showed the offer of...

Amnesty International considers Rohingya victims of ‘apartheid’

Amnesty International, investigating the violence that has claimed more than 600,000 Rohingya Muslims in Burma, said they were victims of a "racist separation" policy in an "open prison." "The violent crackdown by ethnic security forces in the past three months has been nothing more than...

UN wants to strengthen the fight against human trafficking

The United Nations Security Council on Tuesday unanimously adopted a resolution on trafficking in human beings in conflict states aimed at strengthening information sharing among member states to improve the fight against the scourge. The resolution is the second adopted by the United Nations after...

Sanaa airport is ready to work after being bombed by Saudi-led coalition: Houthi official

The government of the Houthi rebels in Yemen said on Tuesday that the capital's main airport was ready for full operation a week after a raid by the Arab military alliance led by Saudi Arabia's navigational guidance agency. Zakaria al-Shami, the minister of transport in the...

At least 21 killed in suicide attack in Tuzhurmato, north of Baghdad, Iraq

At least 21 people were killed and more than 50 injured in a suicide car bomb attack on a crowded market in central Tuzhurmato district north of Baghdad on Tuesday, a security source said. "A Kia suicide-driven vehicle exploded in a popular market selling vegetables...

Amnesty International accuses Burma of ‘racial segregation’ of Rohingya

Amnesty International has accused Burma of imposing stifling restrictions on the Muslim Rohingya minority, which amounts to "racial segregation" in an investigation published Tuesday on the roots of the crisis that forced more than 600,000 Rohingyas to flee to neighboring Bangladesh. Pictures of refugees from...

Iran announces ‘victory’ over Islamic state group

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Tuesday declared victory over the organization of an Islamic state in Iraq and Syria. Tehran supports the Iraqi and Syrian governments and has sent the two countries "military advisers" and "volunteers" to fight extremist Islamic groups. "The fighters of Islam, the diplomats,...

Possible scenarios after Hariri’s return to Lebanon

Prime Minister Saad Hariri will return to Beirut in the next few hours, about three weeks after his abrupt resignation in Riyadh, as the political scene in Lebanon awaits several scenarios about his next steps. After questions surrounding the "controversial" resignation, Hariri, who moved to...

China calls for dialogue after North Korea returns to US ‘terrorism’ list

China called on Tuesday for the "proper way of dialogue" to resolve the North Korean nuclear issue after Washington on Monday re-listed Pyongyang on its list of countries accused of supporting terrorism. "We hope all concerned parties can do more to ease the tension," said...

Russia-Turkey summit to re-launch the peace process in Syria

The presidents of Russia, Turkey and Iran will hold a summit in Russia on Wednesday, the first of a series of international meetings aimed at relaunching the peace process after the return of Syrian troops to the latest city of the Islamic state in...

Hariri leaves Egypt for Lebanon

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri left Tuesday for Lebanon after a brief visit to Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, sources told Reuters. Hariri said of his talks in Cairo that the focus of his conversation with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was on Lebanon's stability and...

Mel Gibson on the sex scandal in Hollywood: it is a harbinger of changes

Actor and director Mel Gibson commented on the eruption in Hollywood sex scandal, reports The Guardian. According to the winner of the Oscar, places where there were "shadows" have become much lighter, and this process can be called healthy. "It's painful, but I think that pain...

Mugabe resigned as president of Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe wrote a letter to the parliament of Zimbabwe about his resignation as president, Reuters reports. "I, Robert Gabriel Mugabe, officially declare my resignation as President Zimbabe," the document says. As noted, the decision takes effect immediately. Earlier, the parliament of the country decided to impeach...

Zimbabwean parliamentary speaker announces Mugabe’s resignation

Robert Mugabe wrote a letter to the parliament of Zimbabwe about his resignation as president, Reuters reports. "I, Robert Gabriel Mugabe, officially declare my resignation as President Zimbabe," the document says. As noted, the decision takes effect immediately. Earlier, the parliament of the country decided to impeach...

Astronomers first discovered in the solar system asteroid in the form of a cigar

American scientists first recorded the so-called interstellar asteroid, which for hundreds of millions of years moved between the stars of the Milky Way and was in October in the solar system. The discovery was announced on Monday by the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration...

Active phase of military operations close to an end in Syria: Russian army chief

Russian army chief says on Tuesday that active phase of military operations in Syria are close to an end. --- This is a breaking news, we are working and more details will be published as soon as they are available. Stay connected with @VOP_Today, @BreakingVop, @VOPnewsroom and...

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