Lebanese Army Helped Hezbollah Conceal Attack Tunnels

What's worse, from Tehran's perspective, is that the global community merely shrugs when Israel carries out such strikes and Russian Federation hasn't acted to put an end to them either. "Based on the UN's independent assessment, the peacekeepers hav... More..

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Scandinavian tourists believed to have been murdered by men connected to ISIS
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Scandinavian tourists believed to have been murdered by men connected to ISIS

Moroccan authorities previously said a suspect arrested in tourist hub Marrakech on December 18, was a member of a militant group, without naming the organization, reported Reuters . Her mother said her daught...More..

Turkey approved for purchase of Patriot surface-to-air missiles
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Turkey approved for purchase of Patriot surface-to-air missiles

State Department said the $3.5 billion sale of about 150 Patriot missiles and associated launch and radar equipment to Turkey was approved. "It's a big deal, because only a few months ago, analysts were p...More..

Judge Sullivan to Michael Flynn: 'Arguably, You Sold Your Country Out'
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Judge Sullivan to Michael Flynn: 'Arguably, You Sold Your Country Out'

The hearing upset what had been a carefully crafted agreement and pushed months into the future a resolution of one of Mueller's signature prosecutions. "Maybe he did do those things, but it doesn't have anythi...More..

Hoping for a white Christmas? Chances aren’t good in Kansas City
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Hoping for a white Christmas? Chances aren’t good in Kansas City

The Cleveland area has had a white Christmas the last three out of six years. One thing we are seeing is more agreement on a system coming in the days following Christmas with some models showing more rain than...More..

Trump Rejects Short-Term Spending Bill with Shutdown Deadline Ahead
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Trump Rejects Short-Term Spending Bill with Shutdown Deadline Ahead

He said so many senators had departed the Capitol looked like a "ghost town". House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy expressed optimism about reaching a new compromise before lawmakers leave Washington for th...More..

British woman allegedly raped, robbed at Goa’s Palolem beach
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

British woman allegedly raped, robbed at Goa’s Palolem beach

A British woman is recovering from her ordeal after she was raped near a popular tourist site in Goa while making her way back to her guesthouse. A CCTV camera installed at a shop about half a kilometre fro...More..

WWE already has dates booked for Saudi Arabia in 2019
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

WWE already has dates booked for Saudi Arabia in 2019

The ministry emphasized that "surprising" actions and statements by American officials had diminished the "stature" of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who'd worked for decades on building economic and securit...More..

U.S. pledges billions in aid to develop Central America, curb migration
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

U.S. pledges billions in aid to develop Central America, curb migration

Deputy director of the Mexico Institute, Wilson Centre, Washington , Christopher Wilson said, "Finally, we see that Mexico and the USA are on the same page in understanding and tackling migration from Centr...More..

Acting US attorney-general Matthew Whitaker to ignore Russian Federation probe recusal advice
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Acting US attorney-general Matthew Whitaker to ignore Russian Federation probe recusal advice

President Trump's pick for attorney general sent the Justice Department an unsolicited memo earlier this year questioning the appropriateness of an obstruction probe special counsel Robert Mueller is said t...More..

Khalilzad met Afghan leaders after his meetings with Taliban in Abu Dhabi
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Khalilzad met Afghan leaders after his meetings with Taliban in Abu Dhabi

Zalmay Khalilzad, the special envoy for Afghan reconciliation, led the US team in the meeting, with officials of Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, and the United Arab Emirates also in attendance. Thus, the Taliban can ...More..

Read Mattis' remarkable letter to Trump informing him he's stepping down
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Read Mattis' remarkable letter to Trump informing him he's stepping down

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis resigned from the Trump administration Thursday, saying the president deserved someone atop the Pentagon who is "better aligned" with his views. A withdrawal from Afghanistan af...More..

Obama delights sick children as Santa in Washington
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Obama delights sick children as Santa in Washington

Before Obama left the hospital he stopped to thank members of the staff and reportedly recorded a video message that will played "on the hospital's internal TV system" for anyone who missed his visit. That's th...More..

After Judge Brings Up Treason, Will Michael Flynn Be Getting Jail Time?
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

After Judge Brings Up Treason, Will Michael Flynn Be Getting Jail Time?

Flynn has never said why he lied, but Sullivan nonetheless castigated him for a deception that was then parroted by other senior administration officials. But Flynn's lawyers understandably declined to raise...More..

USA to Make Asylum Seekers Wait in Mexico
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

USA to Make Asylum Seekers Wait in Mexico

Nielsen is scheduled to testify before the House Judiciary Committee later Thursday. The measure is an aggressive response to a large and growing number of Central American asylum seekers, many of them famili...More..

Criminal justice reform bill headed to president's desk
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Criminal justice reform bill headed to president's desk

Doug Collins, R-Ga. The primary focus of the bill is to promote federal rehabilitation efforts, including providing programs created to prevent recidivism and easing up on statutory sentencing for some drug off...More..

Huckabee Calls on Trump to 'Dig In' on Border Security
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

Huckabee Calls on Trump to 'Dig In' on Border Security

If approved by the House as well, the stopgap measure would put on hold a raging dispute between Trump and the Democrats over funding for the wall. The White House has indicated that Trump was open to rev...More..

German reporter stripped of CNN awards over fraud
by | Friday, December 21, 2018

German reporter stripped of CNN awards over fraud

In fact, the piece said Relotius is "not a reporter ", and that "he tells fairy tales whenever he pleases". It has emerged that he invented entire passages - not only in the article " Hunter's border ", but al...More..

Terror link investigated in Moroccan backpacker murders after video emerges
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Terror link investigated in Moroccan backpacker murders after video emerges

Shortly after the prime minister's statement , Danish intelligence said they had verified as genuine a video circulating online, which allegedly showed one of the two women being murdered. Moroccan media outle...More..

Judge slams Flynn for 'arguably' selling out US
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Judge slams Flynn for 'arguably' selling out US

Soon enough, Flynn lost his job. The judge said he had read additional facts about Flynn's behavior that have not been made public. Special Counsel Robert Mueller , leading the investigation into possible ...More..

UN Syria envoy to consult major players over constitution
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

UN Syria envoy to consult major players over constitution

Assad praised Iran and Russian Federation in stopping "the interference of some western states in the political track and consolidating the establishment of a political process led by the Syrians themselves a...More..

Britain blames China for GLOBAL cyber attack to steal business secrets
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Britain blames China for GLOBAL cyber attack to steal business secrets

Papers filed in Manhattan federal court allege the hackers were able to breach the computers of enterprises involved in activities ranging from aviation and space to pharmaceutical technology. In a warning to B...More..

UK in no-deal Brexit plans, 3,500 soldiers on standby
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

UK in no-deal Brexit plans, 3,500 soldiers on standby

Ministers insisted the steps were sensible precautions. Work and Pensions Secretary Amber Rudd said that ramping up the preparations did not mean a no-deal outcome, telling colleagues: "Just because you put a...More..

100 days to Brexit: EU, UK act to cushion no-deal chaos
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

100 days to Brexit: EU, UK act to cushion no-deal chaos

The Commission, which is coordinating the European Union's response to Brexit , also called on the 27 other EU governments to allow British nationals living in their countries to stay and work from March 2...More..

North Korea 'may have used foreign scientists to further its nuclear ambitions'
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

North Korea 'may have used foreign scientists to further its nuclear ambitions'

The United States deployed nuclear weapons in South Korea from 1958 to 1991. President Trump committed to provide security guarantees to the DPRK, and Chairman Kim Jong Un reaffirmed his firm and unwaveri...More..

Two Scandinavian women found dead in Moroccan mountains
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Two Scandinavian women found dead in Moroccan mountains

The investigation is being conducted by Morocco's central bureau of judicial investigation in cooperation with the royal gendarmerie and authorities from national security. Her family had warned her against g...More..

Putin says West trying to 'hold back' powerful Russia
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Putin says West trying to 'hold back' powerful Russia

The danger is "somehow being obscured, receding". President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said the West was threatened by an increasingly powerful Russian Federation, as he promised further economic growth durin...More..

'Bye, Felicia': Michelle Obama Shares Thoughts on Leaving White House
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

'Bye, Felicia': Michelle Obama Shares Thoughts on Leaving White House

The blankets, the bears.' They're all crying. Obama went on to say that Sasha and Malia's friends slept over in the White House the night before, so she spent the morning trying to get everyone out. "I was li...More..

Beijing's third arrest raises tension in Canada dispute
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Beijing's third arrest raises tension in Canada dispute

The third Canadian detained by Chinese authorities in recent weeks is an Alberta woman who was taken into custody due to visa complications and arrangements were being made for her to return to Canada, multiple...More..

Sudan’s President Makes Historic Visit to Syria's Damascus to Revive Relations
by | Thursday, December 20, 2018

Sudan’s President Makes Historic Visit to Syria's Damascus to Revive Relations

Sudanese media reported that al-Bashir did not spend the night in Syria, returning to Khartoum immediately after the talks. The Arab League had suspended Syria's seat in November 2011 in response to the Syria...More..