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Taliban deny attacking Red Cross office in eastern Afghanistan

Taliban deny attacking Red Cross office in eastern Afghanistan

                                                                Afghan Taliban militants (file photo) The Taliban militant group has denied any involvement in a recent deadly attack on the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) office in the Afghan city of Jalalabad. The Taliban said in a statement on Friday that they were not involved in the fatal attack on the humanitarian [&hellip

Libya must hand over Gaddafi’s son, ICC rules

Libya must hand over Gaddafi’s son, ICC rules

                                                                          Saif al-Islam Gaddafi A pre-trial chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has ruled that Libya must extradite Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, the son of slain Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, to The Hague. The ICC charged Saif al-Islam in June 2012 with crimes against humanity committed during the revolution that toppled his father in 2011. [&hellip

Shia educationist killed in Karachi

Shia educationist killed in Karachi

                                                                        Professor Syed Azfar Rizvi Another Shia Muslim has been killed in an attack by unknown gunmen in Pakistan’s southern port city of Karachi in the latest wave of assaults on Shias in the country. On Friday night, the gunmen shot dead Professor Syed Azfar Rizvi, a renowned educationist and chief patron of the Pakistan [&hellip

US defense secretary accuses China of ‘cyber attacks’

US defense secretary accuses China of ‘cyber attacks’

                                                                 US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel The United States has once again accused China of staging cyber attacks on the US government and corporate networks. Speaking at a security forum in Singapore attended by top Chinese military officials on Saturday, US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said, “The United States has expressed our concerns about the [&hellip

Mass graves from 1948 war discovered in Jaffa

Mass graves from 1948 war discovered in Jaffa

                            The skeletons of Palestinians buried in a mass grave in Tel Aviv’s Jaffa district   The remains of hundreds of Palestinians killed in the 1948 Arab-Israeli War have been discovered in six mass grave sites in a Muslim cemetery in Tel Aviv’s Jaffa district. An official of the Kazkhana cemetery said on Friday that [&hellip

Russia plans to sign deal with Syria to sell MIG-29 M/M2 fighter jets

Russia plans to sign deal with Syria to sell MIG-29 M/M2 fighter jets

                                                  Russia-made MIG-29 M/M2 fighter jets (file photo) Russia plans to sign a deal with Syria to sell at least 10 multi-purpose MIG-29 M/M2 fighter jets to the country. “The Syrian delegation is in Moscow now, and the details of the contract are now being determined,” MIG corporation CEO Sergei Korotkov told reporters in the [&hellip

Bilderberg policing could cost millions

Bilderberg policing could cost millions

British taxpayers could pay millions of pounds for security costs of next week’s meeting of the secretive Bilderberg Group in Watford, Herfordshire, England. The meeting of royalty, business chiefs, and prime ministers is planned to take place in Britain for the first time since 1998, The Telegraph reported. The event has previously sparked anti-capitalist demonstrations [&hellip

Violent clashes kills 23 in Pakistan

Violent clashes kills 23 in Pakistan

Violent clashes between Pakistan Army troops and militants have claimed lives of at least 23 people in the country’s troubled northwestern tribal region, military sources say. More than 100 heavily armed militants were reported on Friday to have attacked a military post in upper Orakzai Agency. Pakistani military officials said three soldiers and 20 militants [&hellip

Our Great Martyrs… Hallmark of Victory: Hasan Nasser

Our Great Martyrs… Hallmark of Victory: Hasan Nasser

Our Great Martyrs… Hallmark of Victory: Hasan Nasser Sara Taha Moughnieh Martyr Hasan Ahmad Nasser Hasan Ahmad Nasser was born on the 8th of October, 1965 in Kuwait where his father used to work, but was originally from the Southern village of Al-Tiri. When he became three years old, his family decided to return to [&hellip

Assad: Hezbollah Fighting Israeli Enemy, Confidence in Victory Definite

Assad: Hezbollah Fighting Israeli Enemy, Confidence in Victory Definite

Assad: Hezbollah Fighting Israeli Enemy, Confidence in Victory Definite Sara Taha Moughnieh – Eslam al-Rihani Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad reassured in an interview to Al-Manar on Thursday his confidence in victory in the global war waged against his country, pointing out that Hezbollah’s intervention in Al-Qusayr battle was not to defend the Syrian state, but [&hellip