Aktuelles auf englisch (31) [der letzten 24 Stunden]
17:43 [Press TV]
At least 8.5 million people in 228 districts of Ethiopia need urgent food aid in the second half of the year, up from 5.6 million in January, according to the study published on ReliefWeb, a website run by the United Nations.
16:31 [Press TV]
The Kenyan opposition has filed a petition with the country’s Supreme Court, dismissing as “fundamentally flawed” the results of last week’s election won by President Uhuru Kenyatta, his longtime rival.
14:58 [Press TV]
North Korea has warned the United States and South Korea against holding a planned joint military drill in the region amid the current high tensions.
14:54 [Press TV]
Venezuela’s dissolved opposition-controlled parliament has convened in defiance of a move by the pro-government Constituent Assembly to take over the legislature’s powers, deepening the political standoff in the Latin American country.
Welt - Mittlerer Osten (3)
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani stressed Sunday that the most important goal of the newly appointed Cabinet would be to safeguard the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), local media reported.
11:53 [Press TV]
President Hassan Rouhani`s new ministers have won the Iranian parliament`s vote of confidence, except the pick for the energy portfolio who had already served in the post under a reformist administration.
16:59 [Press TV]
At least five Afghan policemen have been killed after the Taliban militant group launched an attack against their checkpoint in the southern province of Helmand, local police say.
Welt - Naher Osten - arabische Halbinsel (6)
14:19 [The Duran]
Bashar al-Assad has delivered a major speech asserting Syria’s position on crucial issues while thanking its partners in the war against terrorism.
12:03 [Press TV]
Lebanese army troops have been attacking positions held Daesh terrorists near the Syrian border for a second day after liberating a third of the militant-held territory.
A meeting was held on Saturday in Wadi Barada area in Damascus countryside during which 93 persons received documents to settle their legal status in the framework of local reconciliations.
17:42 [Press TV]
The leader of Yemen`s Ansarullah movement, Abdul-Malik al-Houthi, says the Saudi-led aggressors have failed to achieve any of their political objectives in the war on Yemen due to the unity and steadfastness of the nation.
16:56 [Al Masdar News]
Two days before the Lebanese Army began their offensive in the Ras Ba’albak region, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and Hezbollah kick-started a massive operation to clear the western slopes of the Qalamoun Mountains from the so-called Islamic State (ISIL) terrorists occupying this part of the Lebanese border.
Army units, in cooperation with the Lebanese National resistance, advanced in Jurod Qara and al-Jarajir in western Qalamoun in Damascus Countryside after inflicting heavy losses upon the ISIS terrorists in personnel and equipment.
14:40 [Zero Hedge]
The liberal/progressive/left are enjoying their drunkfest of denunciation. I can’t say I have ever witnessed anything like it. These are the people who sat on their hands for 16 years while Washington destroyed in whole or part seven countries. Not being satisfied with this level of warmongering and crimes against humanity, Washington orchestrated a conflict situation with Russia. Americans elected a president who said he would defuse this dangerous conflict, and the liberal/progressive/left turned on him.
Boston police arrested 27 people in protests around a Free Speech rally in the US city, which ended after thousands of counter-demonstrators overwhelmed the crowds, local media reported, citing Boston Police Commissioner William Evans.
With Russia-gate losing steam, the response to Charlottesville is being ramped up to oust President Trump. Will Wertz takes us on a journey through the #Resistance: its violent calls for Trump`s death and its British color-revolution pedigree, as in the Maidan. Diane Sare reports that out in the real world, people are sick of hearing about Trump-the-racist-Russian-stooge and would much rather have an economic recovery.
Welt - Süd-Süd-Kooperation (1)
Deputy Speaker of the People’s Assembly Najdat Anzour discussed on Sunday with Abkhazian Foreign Minister Daur Kove ways to strengthen parliamentary relations and develop them in all fields in the interest of the two countries and peoples.
A meeting between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Russian President Vladimir Putin may take place in Russia`s southern city of Sochi on Wednesday, Israeli media reported Saturday.
18:25 [Mondo Weiss]
Israel is making a big effort to strengthen its diplomatic ties in Africa. Netanyahu told his ambassadors to Africa, “The first interest is to dramatically change the situation regarding African votes at the UN and other international bodies from opposition to support.” But Tel Aviv`s history and its policies today mean it will fail in this effort.
Feuilleton - Meinung und Debatte (1)
23:30 [Russia Insider]
If Trump’s bluff on North Korea is any example of how he will conduct foreign policy, we can expect a lot more confrontation up to the breaking point and then a settlement. The worry now is the lack of balancing influences in his inner circle.
Themen - Bevölkerungskontrolle (1)
14:45 [Zero Hedge]
Google has come under scrutiny by free-speech organisations for shutting down neo-Nazi website, Daily Stormer, seemingly too distracted to notice the tech giant has been waging a censorship campaign against news organisations that publish content which conflicts with the narrative of the Washington establishment, along with Facebook and Twitter on the grounds of ‘fake news’.
Themen - Energie und Ressourcen (1)
According to the government spokesman, Kurdistan Regional Government has signed deals with several Russian oil and gas factories.
Themen - Geheimdienste und Terror (4)
14:18 [Al Masdar News]
At least 4 civilians were killed, 4 others wounded as Islamist rebels targeted Damascus fairground with several missiles.
23:56 [Friends of Syria]
Evidence has emerged to suggest that the United States and United Kingdom supplied weapons-grade chemical agents to terrorist forces in Syria.
16:58 [Press TV]
A car bombing in the northwestern Syrian port city of Latakia has reportedly claimed the lives of at least two people with reports of injuries.
16:57 [Press TV]
A man stabbed eight people in a city in Russia’s central Khanty-Mansi autonomous region on Saturday before being shot dead by police.
Themen - Medien und Propaganda (1)
British and American media too numerous to count are backing and encouraging demonstrations of violent American "antifa" groups against President Trump, just three months after antifa rioters trashed sections of Hamburg and wounded hundreds of police during the G20 meetings.
14:56 [Press TV]
Iraq says up to 17,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) have returned to their homes in Nineveh Plains in the country over the past two month following the liberation of the region from the Daesh terrorist group.
Themen - Militär und Frieden (1)
11:55 [Press TV]
Yemeni officials loyal to former president, Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, say Saudi Arabia has for the first time deployed troops to the southwestern port city of Aden, where Riyadh and its ally, the United Arab Emirates, are vying for a foothold.
Schlusslicht - Herzliches und Herzhaftes (2)
12:00 [Press TV]
A series of leaked emails have revealed the UAE`s frustration with Saudi Arabia`s leadership and the role which the emirate played in the rise of the kingdom`s young crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman.
A petition urging the Donald Trump administration to formally classify the Antifa movement as a terrorist organization has been launched on the White House website.