Day: February 27, 2018

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Israeli Warships Breach Lebanese Waters in Ras al-Naqoura

Beirut (GPA) – The Lebanese Army spotted enemy Israeli military boats trespassing in Lebanese territorial waters across Ras al-Naqoura, Lebanon, according to a statement. The first vessel, appearing Thursday afternoon, breaching around 900 feet into Lebanese naval territory,  was spotted for approximately two minutes before its prompt retreat. The sighting prompted a meeting between the […]

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Russia Thwarts Potential NATO War Against Iran but Yemen Sanctions Remain

New York (GPA) – Russia vetoed a United Nations resolution implicating Iran in “terror activities” concerning Yemen. Despite thwarting a potential NATO-led war against Iran, sanctions on war-torn Yemen remain. The United Kingdom sponsored the botched resolution with support from 11 out of 15 Security Council members. China and Kazakhstan abstained from voting while Bolivia also voted […]

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US sanctions Libya Oil Smugglers

Washington (MEE) – The United States has issued a new round of sanctions targeting Libya oil smugglers, aimed at blocking exploitation of natural resources that is driving instability, the US Treasury Department said on Monday. In a statement, Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) said it was sanctioning six people, 24 companies and seven vessels in […]

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Did the CIA Sabotage Russia at the Olympics?

Moscow (AHT) – There is something very fishy about the Anti Doping Rule Violations (ADRVs) pinned on the Russian curler and Russian bobsledder during the final week of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. It makes no logical sense that an athlete would do a one-time consumption of a chemical that is of no value in circumstances […]

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Militants Plotting Chemical Attack in Eastern Ghouta, Russia Warns

Tehran (TNA) – Militants in Eastern Ghouta are gearing up to stage a provocative chemical attack and blame it on the Syrian government, the Russian Center for Reconciliation in Syria warned. The Takfiri militants, who continue to hold civilians hostage in Eastern Ghouta and shell Damascus in breach of a humanitarian ceasefire, might be “preparing a […]

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