Pentagon intends to find out the circumstances of the explosion in Beirut

WASHINGTON, the United States is gathering information about the Beirut bombing and is preparing to provide humanitarian aid, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said. “We’re still gathering information about what happened. Most believe it was an accident, as reported. I can’t say anything other than that,” Esper said at a video conference at the Aspen Forum. We want to… Read More »

U.S. appoints reward for information about election meddling

Washington. The U.S. is announcing a $10 million reward for information about people meddling in the election, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said. “Speaking of Russia or other malicious actors, the State Department’s “Reward for Justice” program offers a reward of up to $10 million for the identification or discovery of any person who, acting on the orders… Read More »

Russian Iskander complexes launched near Libya’s borders

The resolution of the Egyptian parliament authorizing the start of the military operation in Libya gave an unexpected result. The deployment of Russian Iskander WASR has been observed near the Libyan border. Several states in the region are involved in the armed conflict in Libya. As it turned out, not only Turkey but also Algeria, which, having Russian… Read More »

Egyptian army units sent to Syria

Units of the Egyptian Armed Forces have been sent to Syria. This is reported by the Turkish newspaper Anadolu. 150 Egyptian soldiers allegedly arrived at Hama airfield and were then stationed in Aleppo province and southeastern Idlib. “Egyptian troops were later deployed in the Khan al-Asal area of western Aleppo and around the town of Saraqib in southern… Read More »

Turkey decided to share with the U.S. technological secrets of Russian S-400 missile defense systems

Ankara announced that it was sending technical information about the S-400 missile defense system, which was purchased from Russia to the United States. Turkey has officially announced its intention to provide Washington with all technologies related to the Russian Triumphs. Thus, Ankara is trying to stay in the program of obtaining a fifth-generation F-35 fighter, despite the fact… Read More »

Car crash in Sudan: 13 dead, 50 injured

The cause of the major accident was careless driving and incorrect maneuvers of the truck driver. In Sudan, a minibus collided with a truck, killing 13 people. Police blame the truck driver. This was reported by Xinhua on Friday, July 31. “At least 13 people were killed and 51 others injured in a road accident in Ghesira province… Read More »

In France, a car crashed into a crowd of people

At least 13 people were injured. Local media report that one of the bar’s patrons got into a car and reversed, hitting other visitors. In eastern France on Saturday night, a car drove into a crowd of people, injuring 13 people. This is reported in the prefecture of the department of Sona and Loire. It is noted that… Read More »

Armenia accuses Turkey of destabilizing south Caucasus 

Armenia’s Foreign Minister Sograb Mnatsakanyan said Turkey’s desire to “export its destabilizing policy to the South Caucasus”, reports the correspondent of the newspaper Vzglyad in Tbilisi, citing local media. In connection with the recent escalation between Yerevan and Baku, the minister in an interview with the TV company “Shant” called the policy of Ankara, which supported Azerbaijan, “destructive… Read More »

Trump threatens to ban TikTok

US President Donald Trump has threatened to ban TikTok. According to him, various measures against the application are being considered, “We are studying TikTok. We can ban TikTok. We can do some other things. There are a couple of options. Let’s see what happens,” the American leader said. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo previously announced plans to… Read More »

U.S. court overturns Tsarnaev’s death sentence

An American appeals court has overturned Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s death sentence for the Boston Marathon bombing. This is reported by Reuters. It is specified that the death sentence has been abolished on charges 4, 5, 9, 10, and 14. The case has been referred to a lower court for a new trial at the sentencing stage. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was… Read More »