Daily Archives: January 9, 2017

As Fight for Mosul Gains Steam, Gruesome Civilian Casualties Continue

As Fight for Mosul Gains Steam, Gruesome Civilian Casualties Continue

Soldiers say the fight for Mosul has gained steam in recent days, with operations crossing a part of the strategic Tigris river, according to Iraqi Counter Terrorism Services. But as…

Golden Globe Awards 2017

Golden Globe Awards 2017

The Hollywood’s finest were honored by the  Foreign Press Association (HFPA) at the Golden Globe awards ceremony in Beverly Hills, California on Jan. 8, 2017. Here are the…

Pope on Europe’s Identity Crisis: Rediscover your Roots

Pope on Europe’s Identity Crisis: Rediscover your Roots

VATICAN CITY —  Pope Francis urged Europe on Monday to rediscover its true identity as the continent copes with refugee waves, Britain’s exit from the EU and the &#8220…

Suicide Truck Hits Egypt Security Post in Sinai, Killing 10

Suicide Truck Hits Egypt Security Post in Sinai, Killing 10

A suicide bomber driving a garbage truck packed with explosives rammed his vehicle into an Egyptian security checkpoint outside a police building in northern Sinai on Monday, killing at least…

Ex-Chad Dictator Habre’s Appeal Against Conviction Begins

Ex-Chad Dictator Habre’s Appeal Against Conviction Begins

DAKAR —  The appeal of ex-Chad president Hissene Habre against his life sentence for war crimes, crimes against humanity and torture has begun in Senegal by the Extraordinary African Chambers…

Mourners Pay Respects to Former Iranian Leader Rafsanjani

Mourners Pay Respects to Former Iranian Leader Rafsanjani

TEHRAN —  Mourners from all walks of life in Iran — from the country’s president to passers-by on the street — paid their respects on Monday to the late Iranian…

5 Suicide Bombers Die, Kill 3 near Nigeria's Maiduguri City

5 Suicide Bombers Die, Kill 3 near Nigeria's Maiduguri City

Five suicide bombers trying to infiltrate Nigeria’s northeastern city of Maiduguri have died in explosions that killed at least three civilians, police said Monday, blaming Boko Haram Islamic…

After Aleppo Victory, Syria’s Assad Seeks Proposed Talks

After Aleppo Victory, Syria’s Assad Seeks Proposed Talks

BEIRUT —  Syrian President Bashar Assad said in remarks published on Monday that he was prepared “to negotiate everything” at talks set to begin in later this month in…

Egypt Tour Guide – How to Be Safe While Travelling With Family | Egypt Travel Blog

Egypt Tour Guide – How to Be Safe While Travelling With Family | Egypt Travel Blog

No country is safe to visit unless you hold important information about it. Egypt is one of the most beautiful places to get embark on adding wonderful memories. If you…

16 Arrested Over Kardashian West Jewelry Heist

16 Arrested Over Kardashian West Jewelry Heist

PARIS —  French police arrested 16 people Monday in connection with the October theft of more than $10 million worth of jewelry from Kim Kardashian West. Paris police officials said the…