UK summons Iran’s envoy over Tehran’s arrest

British Ambassador Rob Macaire was briefly detained Saturday during demonstrations in Tehran over the shooting down of a Ukrainian airliner by Iranian forces. Britain summoned Iran’s ambassador to the U.K. on Monday for explanation on its ambassador’s brief arrest in Iran by security services

Taliban commanders escape from prison

Local media reported that insurgents flee prison located 120 km south of capital Kabul, Afghanistan. At least seven Taliban commanders broke out of a prison in Afghanistan, officials confirmed Monday. PRISONERS ESCAPED THROUGH A MOSQUE The prison break took place last evening in the

US secretary discusses Iran tension with Iraqi PM

US to do ‘whatever it takes’ to protect American, Iraqi people, defend its collective interests, says US secretary of state. Pompeo reiterated the US’ condemnation of the Iranian regime’s launch of ballistic missiles early Wednesday into two sites in Iraq that host Iraqi, American,

Ukraine demands payment of compensation from Iran

Iran’s General Staff of the Armed Forces said Saturday that a Ukrainian aircraft was “accidentally” hit by an Iranian missile earlier this week. Ukraine has demanded an official apology from Iran after Tehran admitted earlier on Saturday that it unintentionally downed a Ukrainian aircraft

PKK releases 40 more Daesh members from prison

Previously, YPG/PKK terrorists had also set free hundreds of Daesh members or turned a blind eye to their escape. The collaboration between YPG/PKK and Daesh/ISIS terror groups continues in Syria as the former released dozens of members of the latter in northeastern Syria, local sources

All is well, US President says

“All is well!” Trump, who visited one of the targeted sites by Iran, Ain al-Asad airbase, in December 2018, said on Twitter. US President Donald Trump said in a tweet that an assessment of casualties and damage from the strikes was under way and

Justin Trudeau mourns victims of Ukrainian plane crash

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Wednesday it was a “somber day” after a plane leaving from an airport in Iran crashed shortly after takeoff, killing all 176 people on board, including 63 Canadians. “CANADIANS DESERVE ANSWERS” On video carried live by Canadian news

Italian PM meets Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar

Fayez al-Sarraj, head of Libya’s UN-recognized government, skips Italy and returns home after meeting officials in Brussels Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Wednesday received eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar, whose forces are attempting to overthrow Libya’s UN-recognized Government of National Accord (GNA). CONTENT

Pakistan aircraft crashes in Punjab, 2 dead

Pakistan aircraft crashes in Punjab, 2 dead The dead included a squadron leader and a flying officer. A Pakistan Air Force aircraft crashed on Tuesday in northeastern Punjab province, killing both pilots onboard, the force said in a statement. THE AIRCRAFT CRASHED DURING TRAINING