Posts Tagged ‘strike’

Al-Nujaba to strike at US: report

MNA – According to the Zionist Jerusalem Post paper, more serious threats made by leaders of al-Nujaba in this week shows that they are to strike American forces. The Zionist Paper, Jerusalem Post, through a report by Seth J. Frantzman, dealt with the threats made by al-Nujaba Islamic Resistance for taking imminent revenge on American […]

Climate strike chaos as Antifa, Extinction Rebellion clash with London police

   At least three activists were arrested by police in London during the annual “Climate Strike”. Student climate change activists, Extinction Rebellion and Antifa took to the streets of London on Friday, joining “Climate Strike” protests across the world, shouting slogans like “climate change is fucking real, give us all a Green New Deal” and […]

Colombian National Strike Committee Issues Call To Renew Anti-Government Protests

The Colombian National Strike Committee (CNP) has called for a series of fresh protests over the next couple of months after the far-right government of Ivan Duque failed to reach any sort of agreement with them.  The popular uprising against the Duque government began in November last year, with people expressing their opposition to the […]

Iran says it will strike US and Israel if they make the ‘slightest error’

Reuters – Iran is ready to strike the United States and Israel if they give it any reason to do so, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said in a live speech on state television on Thursday. “If you make the slightest error, we will hit both of you,” Major General Hossein Salami said […]

Erdogan vows to strike Syrian army ‘everywhere’ if Turkish soldiers attacked, while also talking Idlib de-escalation with Putin

The Turkish leader made his comments during a speech in the nation’s parliament on Wednesday.   I announce that we will strike the [Syrian] regime forces everywhere starting from today, without being bound to Idlib and by the Sochi Memorandum, if our soldiers at the lookout posts or elsewhere suffer any harm. The 2018 Sochi Memorandum […]

Eight Thousand Hospital Workers Strike In Seattle

The strikers include everyone from nurses and medical assistants to orderlies and janitors. They are represented by SEIU 1199NW. The strike was over unfair labor practices. The union alleges that Swedish management has fired workers for union activity and has failed to engage in good-faith bargaining. Swedish is part of a bigger corporation, Providence Health […]

Hong Kong hospital workers go on strike to demand closure of border with China

(Natural News) Hospital Authority (H.A.), a hospital workers union in Hong Kong, has called for a strike over the Hong Kong government’s failure to close its border with China in response to the global coronavirus pandemic. On February 3, H.A. issued five demands to the Hong Kong government, including that it ban […]

More American troops sustain brain injuries from Iran missile strike in Iraq

The New York Times – The number, which has steadily increased since the Jan. 8 attack, is now at 64. The Defense Department said on Thursday that 64 troops had sustained traumatic brain injuries after the Iranian ballistic missile strikes on Ayn Al Asad Air Base in Iraq this month, up 14 from an earlier […]

Pentagon Now Says 50 US Troops Suffered Brain Injuries in Iran’s Missile Strike

(ZH) — The Pentagon casually slipped in an update to their ever evolving casualty numbers from the Jan.8 Iranian ballistic missile attack on Ayn al-Assad air base in Iraq, which the American public was initially told resulted in “no casualties” and that “all is well”: The Pentagon now says 50 American military service members suffered traumatic brain injuries following Iran’s Jan. […]

US says 50 troops now diagnosed with traumatic brain injury after Iran strike

Reuters – The Pentagon said on Tuesday 50 U.S. service members were now diagnosed with traumatic brain injury after missile strikes by Iran on a base in Iraq earlier this month, 16 more than the military had previously announced. President Donald Trump and other top officials initially said Iran’s Jan. 8 attack had not killed […]

Freak hailstorm and flash floods strike Malaga, Spain

   Malaga has reactivated its emergency protocol after areas of the province have been left heavily damaged by a fresh onslaught of stormy weather. In Campanillas, cars have been dragged and stacked upon one another while another was thrown through a bank’s shop window by more than metre-high rapids. Maqueda, too, has been hit hard, […]

‘I‘m closed’: Eiffel Tower shuts down amid sweeping strike by unions in France

“Due to a national strike, I’m closed today. Access to my esplanade remains open and free of charge,” the Eiffel Tower’s Twitter account warned on Friday. SETE, the organization running the famous tower, said the number of staff present on-site “does not allow visitors to be accommodated in optimal security and reception conditions,” as quoted […]

Exclusive: Trump Planning Nuclear Strike on Russia…Soon (updating)

Introduction: This is published for one reason because we have multiple confirmations that we should not have.  A week ago, Pompeo announced that he was prepared to order the assassination of Russian and Chinese leaders.  We published this in English and Russian at the website of the Russian Academy of Science, a peer-reviewed journal, and […]

Flash floods strike Oman as temperatures sink below zero

   Residents were left stranded as heavy rain and snow have blocked roads Temperatures in some parts of Oman dropped to below zero on Wednesday as heavy rain caused flooding across the Sultanate and residents are braced themselves for a further downpour. The Oman Meteorological office said temperatures had dropped to -2°C degrees on Wednesday […]

Qatar seeks to mediate amid tensions after US strike in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — Qatar is seeking to play a mediating role amid escalating tensions following a US drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in Iraq and brought the region to the brink of an all-out war involving Washington and Tehran, the Qatari foreign minister said Wednesday. Speaking on an official visit to Baghdad, […]

French lawyers throw off their robes to back ongoing strike against pension reform

   Lawyers across France are discarding their robes in a dramatic show of solidarity, signaling they will not give up on what has become a two-month strike against unpopular pension reforms – even if it disrupts high-profile trials. Bar associations in cities all over France have staged theatrical demonstrations to draw the public’s attention to […]

As Israel’s role in Soleimani strike is revealed, Hezbollah’s Nasrallah warned he could be next

https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/israeli-intel-helped-the-united-states-to-take-out-soleimani-report-says-1.8382401?utm_term=20200112-08%3A11&utm_campaign=Haaretz&utm_medium=email&writerAlerts=true&utm_source=smartfocus&utm_content=www.haaretz.com%2Fisrael-news%2F1.8382401 “Israeli Intel Helped the United States to Take Out Soleimani, Report Says” “Informants at the Damascus international airport tipped off the CIA about the time Soleimani’s plane took off for Baghdad, while Israel confirmed the information provided to the Americans.” Haaretz, Jan. 12/20 “Israeli intelligence helped the United States to assassinate Iranian Gen. Qassem […]

US Drone Strike Reportedly Kills 60 Civilians in Afghanistan

(TMU) — While corporate media in the United States has been fixated on events in Iran, specifically the recent admission from Iran that Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 was accidentally shot down by its military, other equally—if not more important—news has largely been ignored or glossed over during the growing tit for tat conflict between […]

WATCH lightning strike over Taal Volcano in the Philippines during 1st eruption in DECADES

The eruption began on Sunday and was caught on video by numerous bystanders, as well as surveillance cameras used to monitor the volcano. While Taal has been quiet since 1977, when the last major eruption occurred, it has been exhibiting increased seismic activity over the past few years. The initial eruption is described as phreatic […]

Massive All-India General Strike Protests Modi’s Pro-investor, Communalist Policies

Tens of millions of Indian workers, youth and rural toilers joined a one-day nationwide general strike yesterday to protest the Bharatiya Jananta Party (BJP) government’s pro-investor and communalist policies. Since winning re-election last May, with massive big business and corporate media support, the BJP government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has dramatically escalated its assault […]

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