Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts from July 20, 2017

YEMEN: NEW MASSACRE IN SAADA. RUSSIAN HUMANITARIAN AID REACHING SANAA

An Il-76 cargo plane belonging to the Russian Emergency Ministry has delivered 20 tons of humanitarian aid to the Yemeni capital of Sanaa. This is one of the few aid shipments allowed by the Saudi-led alliance. Saudi Arabia has imposed almost full air embargo on Yemen. The plane also evacuated 62 citizens from Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) countries to Russia during its return. On Tuesday, 22 civilians lost their life in Al-Muzaa area in Saada as a result of an air strike by the Saudi-led coalition air power. The Ansar Allah Movement (Houthis) blamed the United Nations for the massacre. Spokesman for the movement Mohammed Abdul Salam said that this crime is part of a series of crimes committed against the Yemeni people under the disgraceful complicity of the United Nations. From its side, the United Nations condemned the air strike and expressed its sorrow for civilian casualties. Meanwhile, clashes continued across Yemen. The Ansar Allah Movement announced …

PENTAGON FURIOUS AFTER TURKEY LEAKS U.S. BASE LOCATIONS IN SYRIA: “HARD NOT TO SEE THIS AS A F-YOU”

So much for NATO-alliance members working for the common good. In a move that has angered the U.S. for obvious reason, Turkey’s state-run news agency Anadolu Agency has leaked the precise locations of U.S. bases in northern Syria. The move – which exposes the exact locations of American soldiers on the front lines in the war-torn nation – has sent the ongoing feud between the two NATO allies to new lows. As Bloomberg details, in reports published in both Turkish and English on Tuesday, Anadolu provided detailed information about 10 U.S. bases in northern Syria, including troop counts and a map of the U.S. force presence in the Turkish version. View image on Twitter ANADOLU AJANSI ✔@anadoluajansi 'nın 'PKK/PYD'ye ABD desteği' haberi uluslararası basında yankı uyandırdı