LHVnews_Unknown gunmen have shot at least seven people dead in Burundi’s capital, Bujumbura, ahead of a deadline for civilians to hand over weapons, amid ongoing tensions over President Pierre Nkurunziza’s new term in office.
LHVnews: The New Development Bank (NDB) has started prioritizing projects for 2016, according to Russian Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov.
Syrian troops and their allies, backed by Russian jets, attacked insurgent fighters south of Aleppo on Friday, a source in Syria and a monitoring group said, as the army expands a counter-offensive with support from Moscow's two-week-old air campaign.
New information suggests the US deliberately targeted the Kunduz hospital, killing 22 patients and staff, despite knowing it was a protected medical site.
LHVnews: Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff accused the country's political opposition of seeking to oust her government by "coup-mongering" and called on the citizens to jointly fight such "political intrigue," local media reported.
At least six people have lost their lives in a "terrorist attack” carried out by unknown militants in the Timbuktu region of northern Mali, the government says.
LHVnews: U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday apologized to Medecins Sans Frontieres for the deadly bombing of its hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, while the medical charity pressed its demand for an international commission to investigate what it calls a war crime.
LHVnews: Senior U.S. lawmakers have begun probing possible intelligence lapses over Moscow’s intervention in Syria, concerned that American spy agencies were slow to grasp the scope and intention of Russia’s dramatic military offensive there, U.S. congressional sources and other officials told Reuters.
LHVnews: It’s been a tough week for terrorists in Syria. Over seven days Russia delivered over a hundred airstrikes at various ISIS facilities across the country, reportedly igniting panic among some groups.
A village in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern border region of Jizan to be captured by Yemeni army soldiers as Riyadh pushes ahead with its military campaign against embattled Yemen.