Posts Tagged ‘region’

Ukrainian soldiers blow up bridge in Luhansk region

Ukrainian soldiers blew up a bridge linking towns in the eastern Luhansk region to deter the Russian offensive in the area.

Spanish Region Moves to Ban Prostitution, Recognizing Women as Victims of Gender Violence

The government of the Spanish autonomous region of Valencia has proposed banning prostitution, claiming it violates the fundamental human rights of women. Valencia’s Ministry of Justice and Interior, headed by socialist politician Gabriela Bravo, is seeking to put an end to prostitution

Destruction in Kyiv region following Russian occupation

Widespread destruction was seen in a town in the Kyiv Oblast, following the withdrawal of Russian forces from the region, official drone footage released on Wednesday, April 6, showed. The footage, released by the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, shows destroyed civilian infrastructure in Borodyanka, a commuter town outside of the Ukrainian capital Kyiv. Images […]

The Maykop: Lost Bronze Age Culture of the Exotic Caucasus Region

In 1897, Professor Nikolay Veselovsky, a Russian archaeologist and orientalist, specializing in the history and archaeology of Central Asia, uncovered one of the greatest archaeological finds  Read more Section:  Artifacts Other Artifacts News Ancient Places Asia Read Later  Source

Sri Lanka Remains a Bone of Contention in the Indian Ocean Region

Located fifty kilometers from Hindustan (i.e. from what is now one of the largest states, the “Republic of India”), the island country of Sri Lanka has never suffered from a lack of attention from the world’s leading players. This is due to the island’s critical strategic position in the Indian Ocean. Such a position always […]

Iraqi Resistance Faction Chief: Expulsion of US from Region Is Least Obligation towards Soleimani & Al-Muhandis

Posted on January 10, 2022 by martyrashrakat January 10, 2022 By Mokhtar Haddad Tehran – The Secretary General of the Iraqi Kataib Sayyed al-Shuhada, Abu Alaa al-Walai, affirmed that “the expulsion of the Americans from the region is the least duty and loyalty to Hajj Qassem Soleimani and Hajj Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis.” Al-Walai’s statement came […]

Massive snowstorm causes flight delays in the Sakhalin region

Strong winds and blizzards reached the Sakhalin region and disrupted communications with the Russian mainland and on the island itself. The airport in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, which is the main city in the region, is reportedly still operational but delays have been experienced. In a video shot by the RTR team, people and cars are seen making […]

Ansarullah retakes key Yemeni region after 60 years of defacto Saudi control: Report

Posted on January 1, 2022 by martyrashrakat December 30, 2021 Description: A short presentation by Al Maydeen TV on the strategic importance of the Yemeni al-Yatamah region which Ansarullah-backed forces reportedly took over from Saudi-led forces in recent days.Source: Al Mayadeen (YouTube) Date: December 29, 2021 ( Please help us keep producing independent translations for you by […]

Antony Blinken Visited the South-East Asian Region Yet Again

Another tour, started on December 9 by Secretary of State Antony Blinken, may have been unprecedented since he took office, both in terms of the number of countries visited and the breadth of topics that were supposed to be discussed with foreign colleagues. The plan was for the trip to include three phases: a stop […]

UAE warming up to Iran/Syria because US & allies losing grip on region: Expert

December 14, 2021 Original link: http://middleeastobserver.net/expert-explains-why-top-uae-officials-visited-iran-syria-in-recent-weeks/ Description: [embedded content] In a recent talk show appearance on RT Arabic, expert in Iranian and Middle East affairs Dr Hakam Amhaz revealed what he thought were the motives behind the UAE’s latest diplomatic moves across the region which have caught many observers by surprise. In recent weeks, top Emirati […]

Israel Bombs Southern Region in Syria Killing a Syrian Soldier

DECEMBER 16, 2021 ARABI SOURI 

The Middle East: Who is Setting Fire to the Entire Region?

Representatives of Iran and the G4+1 (Britain, France, Germany, China, and Russia) are expected to hold the seventh round of discussions on lifting US sanctions against the Islamic Republic in Vienna on November 29. Negotiations were suspended in June when the Islamic Republic held presidential elections. Since then, the new Iranian administration has reviewed the details […]

Ex-diplomat: Gen. Soleimani thwarted U.S. plot in the region

Ex-diplomat: Gen. Soleimani thwarted U.S. plot in the region – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN – General Qassem Soleimani was able to organize the axis of resistance and thwart the conspiracy of the United States to the extent that the decline of the U.S. and its withdrawal from the region are the results of the efforts of Gen. […]

US at ASEAN Summit Looks to Turn Region Against Itself

For the first time in four years a US President has attended the annual ASEAN (the Association of Southeast Asian Nations) summit. In a poorly disguised redux of the Obama-era “Pivot to Asia,” the US seeks to appear interested in contributing to ASEAN in a constructive manner while ultimately attempting to coerce the regional bloc […]

Russian region of Novgorod extends non-working period as COVID-19 infections rise

The Russian region of Novgorod has ordered most residents to stay off work for another week as COVID-19 cases continue to rise. Citizens will be asked to stay out of the office for seven more days from November 8 as coronavirus infections and deaths remained at all-time highs. Russian President Vladimir Putin had ordered a […]

Middle East: Both the US and Israel Pose a Military Threat to the Region

Majid Takht-Ravanchi, Iran’s ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations, warned in a letter to the UN Security Council about Israel’s ever-growing threats against Iran, reiterating that these threats must be condemned as violations of international law. Takht-Ravanchi warned against any “miscalculation” or “military adventurism” on the part of the Israeli regime against the […]

IMF Downgrades its Growth Forecast for Asia, says Covid Still ‘Ravaging’ the Region

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday downgraded its 2021 economic growth forecast for Asia after the Covid-19 delta variant caused a spike in cases in parts of the region. The IMF said it expects Asia’s economy to grow by 6.5% in 2021, compared with its April forecast for a 7.6% expansion. “The global COVID-19 pandemic […]

Yemeni Forces Capture Strategic Region in Marib, Al-Qaeda Militants Flee

Posted on October 24, 2021 by martyrashrakat 24.10.2021 By Staff, Agencies  Yemeni army forces, backed by allied fighters from Popular Committees, have made new advances in the country’s central province of Marib, establishing full control over a strategic region south of the provincial capital. They took control of the Naja region following fierce clashes with […]

Bactria – The Bountiful, Sought-after Region of Ancient History

Bactria was one of the more important historic regions of the ancient and classical world. A central point of more than one defining political event, Bactria experienced thousands of years of important classical history. Empires and kingdoms came and went, but many key cultures were forced to reckon with Bactria. It had a defining impact […]

India is Searching to Define its Role in its Rapidly Changing Region

The so-called Quad nations, the United States, Australia, India and Japan have just had a meeting in the United States. A rather bland statement was issued by the four following the meeting. It contained no surprises. What is a surprise and remains a puzzle is the presence of India in the quartet, whose intentions of […]

China is Joining the CPTTP: What this Means for the Situation in the Indo-Pacific Region

On 17th September 2021, Xinhua News Agency of the People’s Republic of China reported that on the previous day the country’s Minister of Commerce, Wang Wentao, had sent a formal request to join the regional alliance of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) during a teleconference with his New Zealand counterpart, Damien O’Connor. […]

France kills senior Daesh leader in Sahel region

French armed forces have killed the leader of Daesh in the Greater Sahara in what President Emmanuel Macron has hailed as “another major success” in the fight against terror groups in the Sahel region. Adnan Abu Walid Al-Sahrawi was a major Daesh figure in West Africa. After joining the group in 2015 and becoming its […]

Taliban Victory Potentially Strengthening Extremist Movements in the Region

September 11 marked exactly 20 years since the horrific terrorist attack that killed nearly 3,000 people in America. The US leaders of that time, in order to demonstrate to the world that they were the masters of the planet, decided to urgently strike in Afghanistan to show the world their power and might. A year […]

A Region Scarred By Coal Production Now Faces Fracking Threats

[embedded content]Above Photo: An overview of a coal prep plant outside the city of Welch in rural West Virginia on May 19, 2017. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images) TRNN Editor-in-Chief Maximillian Alvarez talks with filmmaker Eleanor Goldfield about her documentary “Hard Road of Hope” and the destruction coal and gas companies have wreaked on West Virginia. In […]

Iran FM tells Baghdad summit: U.S. is main cause of insecurity in region

Iran FM tells Baghdad summit: U.S. is main cause of insecurity in region – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN — Iran’s new Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian who participated in the Baghdad summit on Saturday blamed the U.S. for security problems in West Asia. It was the first diplomatic tour by Amir Abdollahian in the post of foreign […]

US Removal from Afghanistan is Only Part of the Solution to the Region’s Problems

The complete and utter shambles that has characterised the United States withdrawal from Afghanistan raises a serious question of whether or not Joe Biden is actually in control of his administration. There are unconfirmed reports that the vice president Kamala Harris refused point-blank to have anything to do with the withdrawal. It was probably a […]

4 Killed in Helicopter Crash in Remote California Region

COLUSA, Calif.—Four people aboard a helicopter were killed when it crashed Sunday in a remote area of Northern California, the Colusa County Sheriff’s Department said. The department confirmed the deaths to the KXTV station. The four people died at the scene, said the department, which did not release their identities. The Robinson R66 crashed around […]

Xi Jinping Visited Tibet Autonomous Region

The trip made by the PRC’s leader Xi Jinping to the country’s Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) on July 21-23 turned out to be among those particularly significant events that were covered and commented upon by the world media with particular attention, and which occurred in the world political arena during a specific period of time. […]

Moon-Forming Region Seen Around Planet in Another Solar System

Scientists for the first time have spotted a moon-forming region around a planet beyond our solar system—a Jupiter-like world surrounded by a disk of gas and dust massive enough that it could spawn three moons the size of the one orbiting Earth. The researchers used the ALMA observatory in Chile’s Atacama desert to detect the […]

Does Resisting “Israel” and the US Benefit People of the Region?

22 Jul 21 Source: Al Mayadeen Nassim Mansour To address this issue, we need to breakdown a few key concepts to understand the interests of both the people and the governments in the region. Does Resisting “Israel” and the US Benefit People of the Region? The answer to this question is the core focus in […]

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