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Robert Mugabe Denounces His Ousting As a ‘Coup’ That Must Be Undone

Robert Mugabe Denounces His Ousting As a ‘Coup’ That Must Be Undone

🕔18:09, 16.Mar 2018

“I say it was a coup d’etat – some people have refused to call it a coup d’etat,” said former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe referring to the brief army takeover which led to Emmerson Mnangagwa assuming power after Mugabe’s resignation.

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Murdered in London: Exiled Russian Nikolai Glushkov Killed

Murdered in London: Exiled Russian Nikolai Glushkov Killed

🕔17:59, 16.Mar 2018

“A murder investigation has been launched following the results of a postmortem into the death of 68-year-old Russian businessman Nikolay Glushkov,” London’s Metropolitan Police said in a statement. Glushkov, a retired Russian airline executive was found dead at his home in southwest London on Monday evening.

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US Helicopter Crash in Iraq, All American Personnel Dead

US Helicopter Crash in Iraq, All American Personnel Dead

🕔13:30, 16.Mar 2018

Seven American military personnel have died in a helicopter crash in western Iraq, the US Defence Department says. The Pentagon says the incident on Thursday night did not appear to be the result of enemy activity. Another US helicopter immediately reported the crash and the site was secured by Iraqi security forces and coalition troops. The Pave Hawk helicopter crashed near the town of al-Qaim, Anbar province, near the Syrian border. The Pentagon said the aircraft was operating as a medevac. The US military says there are more than 5,000 American soldiers in Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group.

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20 Killed in Afrin By Turkish Airstrikes – Syrian Kurdish Say

20 Killed in Afrin By Turkish Airstrikes – Syrian Kurdish Say

🕔13:20, 16.Mar 2018

Turkish shelling and airstrikes on the northern Syrian Kurdish town of Afrin killed at least 20 civilians on Friday, Kurdish officials said, as the Turkish military urged residents of the town to leave and the Syrian Kurdish militiamen to surrender to besieging Turkish forces.

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Mauritius President Gurib-Fakim Refuses to Resign Over Financial Scandal

Mauritius President Gurib-Fakim Refuses to Resign Over Financial Scandal

🕔13:14, 16.Mar 2018

“I hope that it will be settled very quickly in the interests of the country,” said the prime minister, according to L’Express, a newspaper in Mauritius. Gurib-Fakim, who was appointed as president in 2015, was defiant.

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‘Islam Does Not Belong to Germany’ – Horst Seehofer Says

‘Islam Does Not Belong to Germany’ – Horst Seehofer Says

🕔12:53, 16.Mar 2018

“No, Islam does not belong to Germany, Germany is marked by Christianity, non-working Sundays, Christian holidays and rituals like Easter, Pentecost and Christmas are part of it,” Horst said. Seehofer, boss of the very conservative CSU, Bavarian ally of the CDU of Mrs Merkel.

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My Lai Massacre: All You Need to Know

My Lai Massacre: All You Need to Know

🕔10:37, 16.Mar 2018

My Lai Massacre was one of the most horrific incidents of violence committed against unarmed civilians during the Vietnam War. American soldiers brutally killed most of the people—women, children and old men—in the village of My Lai on March 16, 1968. More than 500 people were slaughtered in the My Lai Massacre.

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Vietnam Marked 50th Anniversary of My Lai Massacre

Vietnam Marked 50th Anniversary of My Lai Massacre

🕔10:26, 16.Mar 2018

“It’s just important that the My Lai massacre never be forgotten, because I think the greatest sin that we could commit would be to forget the 504 Vietnamese people who were murdered at My Lai. That’s why the history has to be kept alive, not only for them but their relatives and for the country of Vietnam,” Mike Hastie said.

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Russia Hacked US Energy Grid – Trump Administration Says

Russia Hacked US Energy Grid – Trump Administration Says

🕔00:00, 16.Mar 2018

It was the strongest action to date against Russia by the administration, which has long been accused of being too soft on the Kremlin, and the first punishments for election meddling since President Donald Trump took office. Trump administration imposed sanctions on Russians for alleged interference in the 2016 election.

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Trump To Trudeau: US Has Trade Deficit With Canada

Trump To Trudeau: US Has Trade Deficit With Canada

🕔19:44, 15.Mar 2018

President Donald Trump said Trudeau told him there was no trade deficit. Trump said he replied, “‘Wrong, Justin, you do.’ I didn’t even know. … I had no idea. I just said, ‘You’re wrong.’”

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Ambode Releases Details Of Lagos State Reduced Land Use Charge

Ambode Releases Details Of Lagos State Reduced Land Use Charge

🕔14:27, 15.Mar 2018

The Akinwunmi Ambode government a few hours ago, announced that it has resolved to reduce the land use fee after so many pressure arising from the publics and stakeholders.

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Syria Marks 7 Years of War; Thousands Leave Besieged Enclave

Syria Marks 7 Years of War; Thousands Leave Besieged Enclave

🕔14:12, 15.Mar 2018

The mass exit came as Syrians marked seven years since the popular uprising that sparked their country’s vicious civil war — and hours after Syrian government forces blanketed the town with airstrikes and rocket fire.

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Vladimir Putin Unstoppable. Election Win Guaranteed

Vladimir Putin Unstoppable. Election Win Guaranteed

🕔13:48, 15.Mar 2018

“What beautiful stuff you make here: trams and tanks and railway cars,” Vladimir Putin tells the workers at the Uralvagonzavod plant in Nizhny Tagil, mixing jokes with his promises. In return, they pledge to vote for him.

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Brexit Uncertainties Forces Unilever to Move London HQ to Netherlands

Brexit Uncertainties Forces Unilever to Move London HQ to Netherlands

🕔13:39, 15.Mar 2018

“Whilst it is tempting to politicize this decision as a clear and obvious example of waning confidence in post Brexit Britain, that would be remiss, with the simple facts being that it is purely business-based,” Cheetham said.

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Russian Mission to Mars: Here’s Putin Prediction For 2019

Russian Mission to Mars: Here’s Putin Prediction For 2019

🕔13:07, 15.Mar 2018

Russian president Vladimir Putin, pictured in Crimea on March 14, vows his country will get to Mars in 2019. This would beat the planned Nasa mission to the red planet by a year.

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