Posts Tagged ‘retaliation’

Night-long nightmares, one year after Iran’s retaliation

TEHRAN – An American newspaper has broken the story of some U.S. troops who survived Iran’s missile attack on American military bases in Iraq on the early hours of January 8, 2020, in revenge for the assassination of Lt. Gen. Qassem Soleimani by the American government. Source 00 Hits: 0

Israeli, U.S. militaries step up coordination ahead of possible Iranian retaliation

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Assassinated Iranian nuclear scientist’s funeral held amid vows of retaliation

Browse > Home / News / Assassinated Iranian nuclear scientist’s funeral held amid vows of retaliation December 1, 2020 by JNS Read on for article The funeral for assassinated nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh began on Monday in northern Tehran, as the country’s defence minister vowed retaliation, Reuters reported. The funeral procession of assassinated Iranian nuclear […]

Jewish communities on high alert over threat of retaliation from Iran

The assassination last week of Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh generated a furious rhetorical response from the country’s leadership, with Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and President Hassan Rouhani both threatening revenge for the killing.But although the threats were made primarily against Israel, or “the Zionists” as the Jewish state is known in Tehran, Jewish communities in […]

Israeli embassies on alert after Iran retaliation threats

Israel put its embassies around the world on high alert on Saturday after Iranian threats of retaliation following the assassination of a nuclear scientist near Tehran, Israeli N12 news reported on Saturday. A spokesman for the Israeli Foreign Ministry said the ministry did not comment on matters of security regarding its representatives abroad, Reuters said. […]

Iran’s Leader Promises Retaliation for Nuclear Scientist’s Killing

FILE PHOTO: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks at a news conference on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, US, September 26, 2019. Photo: REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Iran’s supreme leader promised on Saturday to retaliate for the killing of the Islamic Republic’s top nuclear scientist, raising the threat of a new confrontation […]

Sheikh Qassem to Al-Manar: Retaliation to Fakhrizadeh’s Assassination in Iran’s Hands

[embedded content] Removed By Zionist YOU TUBE Click here to watch the interview November 28, 2020 Click the Pic Hezbollah Deputy Leader Sheikh Naim Qassem said on Friday that the retaliation for the assassination of Iranian scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh was in Iran’s hands, warning that Hezbollah was fully prepared for any Israeli aggression. “We condemn […]

Whistleblower Sues EPA Over Retaliation

Above photo: Former EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt. Gage Skidmore/Wikimedia Commons. An Environmental Protection Agency whistleblower, whose disclosures ultimately led to former EPA administrator Scott Pruitt’s resignation, filed a lawsuit in federal court alleging his free speech and due process rights were violated. The lawsuit [PDF] says Kevin Chmielewski was a political appointee and worked as […]

China threatens retaliation after Czech delegation visit to Taiwan

The Czech Foreign Ministry will summon the Chinese ambassador to Prague after threatening statements were made against a Czech politician visiting Taiwan. A delegation led by Czech Senate President Milos Vystrcil arrived in Taipei on Sunday, angering Beijing. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi described the visit as “provocation” and said Vystrcil should “pay a high […]

China threatens retaliation after Czech delegation visit to Taiwan

The Czech Foreign Ministry will summon the Chinese ambassador to Prague after threatening statements were made against a Czech politician visiting Taiwan. A delegation led by Czech Senate President Milos Vystrcil arrived in Taipei on Sunday, angering Beijing. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi described the visit as “provocation” and said Vystrcil should “pay a high […]

China threatens retaliation after Czech delegation visit to Taiwan

The Czech Foreign Ministry will summon the Chinese ambassador to Prague after threatening statements were made against a Czech politician visiting Taiwan. A delegation led by Czech Senate President Milos Vystrcil arrived in Taipei on Sunday, angering Beijing. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi described the visit as “provocation” and said Vystrcil should “pay a high […]

China threatens retaliation after Czech delegation visit to Taiwan

The Czech Foreign Ministry will summon the Chinese ambassador to Prague after threatening statements were made against a Czech politician visiting Taiwan. A delegation led by Czech Senate President Milos Vystrcil arrived in Taipei on Sunday, angering Beijing. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi described the visit as “provocation” and said Vystrcil should “pay a high […]

China threatens retaliation after Czech delegation visit to Taiwan

The Czech Foreign Ministry will summon the Chinese ambassador to Prague after threatening statements were made against a Czech politician visiting Taiwan. A delegation led by Czech Senate President Milos Vystrcil arrived in Taipei on Sunday, angering Beijing. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi described the visit as “provocation” and said Vystrcil should “pay a high […]

Israeli strikes in Syria: fearing imminent retaliation, IDF sends apology letter to Hezbollah

Date: 27 July 2020 Author: lecridespeuples Al-Mayadeen report, July 25, 2020. On July 26th, Sheikh Naim Qassem, Hezbollah Deputy Secretary General, confirmed that Israel sent them a letter via the UN, though he refused to comment on its content. He stated that Hezbollah declined to reply, and would not comment on what it is going to do, […]

Boris Johnson Warns UK Must Prepare For ‘Russian Retaliation’

Britain’s Foreign Secretary has warned that the UK must take every possible precaution to  protect itself from ‘Russia retaliation’ following the recent US-UK-French airstrikes on Syria. Boris Johnson made the remarks in an interview with the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show on Sunday, a day after the US, Britain and France launched a barrage of cruise missiles […]

Whistleblowing Sergeant Sues Clackamas County Sheriff For Retaliation, Harassment

Oregon – A Clackamas County sheriff’s sergeant who blew the whistle on the poor performance of a veteran detective has filed a $1.6 million lawsuit alleging that his supervisors created a hostile work environment after he complained. Sgt. Matt Swanson filed the lawsuit this week in state court and named the Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Craig […]

China Vows Retaliation With "Same Scale, Intensity" To Any New US Tariffs

Trump’s aggressive trade war overtures and China’s initial retaliatory moves have spooked Wall Street over the past week and again on Monday, which helped drive down the Dow Jones by 459 points, with the Nasdaq Composite quickly approaching correction territory. And as the mass exodus continues out of Wall Street’s highest-flying stocks, trade […]

Russia Says It Will Expel 60 U.S. Diplomats in Retaliation for Trump’s Move

Russia said it’s expelling 60 U.S. diplomats and closing the American consulate in St. Petersburg in a retaliatory move linked to the poisoning of a former Russian double agent in England. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the measures against the U.S. “include the expulsion of the same number of diplomats” as the Russian envoys […]

RETALIATION: Moscow Expels 23 UK diplomats, Shuts British Council in Russia

In retaliation to British Prime Minister Theresa May’s expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats expelled from the UK over the alleged poisoning of a retired USSR-UK double agent and his daughter, Sergei and Yulia Skripal, the Russian government has ordered reciprocal measures – with 23 UK diplomats ordered to leave on March 20th, according to Russian Ambassador to […]

Cop Suspended in Retaliation For Him Reporting That His Supervisor Had Been Sexually Harassing Women

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A new lawsuit has been filed against the Madison County Sheriff’s Office, the sheriff, his then-chief deputy, and the Madison County Commission by a longtime deputy who claims he was punished for aiding a female colleague facing sexual harassment at work. Deputy Gregory Gray, a veteran member of the office’s SWAT team, […]

Iran aims to boost military spending in retaliation to US sanctions

Iran vows ‘intelligent & proportional’ retaliation against US sanctions The countermeasures, which were approved by 240 Iranian lawmakers on Sunday, would see more money allocated to Iran’s missile program as well as to the Quds Force, the Revolutionary Guards’ extraterritorial operations branch, among other measures. They would split $520 million from the budget equally between […]

Sanctions retaliation: Russia tells US to cut embassy staff and stop using storage facilities, US has temper tantrum

     Moscow has told the US to reduce the number of its diplomatic staff in Russia to 455 people, and is also halting the use of embassy storage facilities in the capital, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry. The retaliatory move comes after the US Congress approved new sanctions against Russia. “The Russian side is […]

Top Scientist Blows Whistle On Trump Administration Over Retaliation

“I am a scientist, a policy expert, a civil servant and a worried citizen. Reluctantly, as of today, I am also a whistleblower on an administration that chooses silence over science,” Clement declares. “Nearly seven years ago, I came to work for the Interior Department, where, among other things, I’ve helped endangered communities in Alaska […]

Iran’s Parliament seeks retaliation against new US’ sanctions

Iranian Diplomacy- A double-emergency bill that seeks to retaliate US Senate’s new sanctions is hogging Iran’s parliamentary news scene. This is not the first time Majlis weighs such measures. Retaliation against Washington-imposed sanctions has been on the agenda for the parliament in the recent years as lawmakers have advocated a ‘bill versus bill’ approach. The approach was first adopted […]

Germany Threatens Retaliation If US Sanctions Harm German Companies

Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrive for talks at Putin’s residence in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, May 2, 2017. (AP/Alexander Zemlianichenko) German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office has issued a statement expressing concern about the US Senate’s vote to impose new sanctions on Russia, warning that […]

‘Terrorists will not be safe’ – Egyptian FM to RT after Cairo’s retaliation strikes on Libya

“Those airstrikes were legitimate self-defense. Our nation will protect its national security by all means at its disposal,” Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry told RT Arabic. Egypt strikes militants in Libya after deadly attack on Christians Egypt launched strikes in Derna, Libya on Friday in retaliation for a shooting attack on two buses and a […]

China To Test New Weapons, Stage Live Fire Drills In Retaliation For US THAAD Deployment

Trucks carrying parts of U.S. missile launchers and other equipment needed to set up Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system arrive at Osan air base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, March 6, 2017. (U.S. Force Korea/AP) Two days after the US military began to move the controversial THAAD anti-missile system into its deployment […]

‘50 times more brutal than terrorists’: Duterte warns Islamists of retaliation if he’s angered

Duterte, who was speaking Sunday during the opening of a national sports tournament, was referring to the recently foiled terrorist plot in the country which three Islamic State (IS, ISIS/ISIL) affiliates were preparing. Several soldiers and civilians, and at least four militants, including a senior commander of an Islamist extremist group were killed in the […]

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10 Tips for finding balance in the age of excessive internet usage

     The internet has revolutionized the way we live and work, but like many modern inventions, its benefits haven’t come without consequences. A growing body of research suggests that excessive use of the internet is detrimental to both physical and mental health. Read on to learn more and get my tips on how to protect […]

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