ERDOGAN ORDERS EXPULSION OF 10 AMBASSADORS INCLUDING US AND GERMANY

Sat 23 October 2021: On Saturday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan directed his foreign minister to remove ambassadors from ten countries, including Germany and the United States, who had requested the release of a detained Parisian-born philanthropist and activist Osman Kavala. “I have ordered our foreign minister to declare these 10 ambassadors as persona non […]

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EU SLAMS ISRAEL’S EXCESSIVE USE OF FORCE AGAINST PALESTINIAN CHILDREN

Sat 23 October 2021: According to an official EU statement, the European Union (EU) mission to Palestine criticized Israeli actions against Palestinian children in the West Bank and East Jerusalem on Friday. The statement said that the EU “was appalled to witness a series of violations against Palestinian children by the Israeli occupation forces in […]

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SAUDI CROWN PRINCE LAUNCHES ROADMAP FOR ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION

Sat 23 October 2021: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman launched the Green Initiative summit on Saturday, investing 700 billion riyals ($186.9 billion) to address climate change concerns. Bin Salman stated in a televised speech that the Saudi Green Initiative seeks to reduce carbon emissions by 278 million tons per year by 2060, achieving net […]

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LIBYA UNEARTHS MORE BODIES IN NEW MASS GRAVE IN TARHUNA

Sat 23 October 2021: A new mass grave was found in Libya’s southwestern city of Tarhuna that was recently liberated from warlord Khalifa Haftar’s militia, the government said Friday. The General Authority for Research and Identification of Missing Persons said the grave was discovered in an agricultural project area. Haftar’s forces and affiliated militias committed […]

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TURKEY REAFFIRMS WIN-WIN APPROACH IN TIES WITH AFRICAN COUNTRIES

Sat 23 October 2021: President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Friday once again reaffirmed that Turkey’s approach in its ever-growing relations with African countries is based on equal partnership and a win-win principle, emphasizing the strong will to further develop commercial ties. Turkey’s engagement with the African continent has been gaining pace over the years. Since […]

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LIFE EXPECTANCY IN INDIA DROPPED BY 2 YEARS DUE TO COVID-19: STUDY

Sat 23 October 2021: The COVID-19 pandemic, which has affected the lives of people worldwide, has also caused a drop in the life expectancy in India by almost two years, a statistical analysis by scientists of the city-based International Institute for Population Studies (IIPS) has revealed. The analytical report, which points out the drop in […]

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SIX PALESTINIAN HUMAN RIGHTS GROUPS DESIGNATED AS “TERRORIST ORGANIZATIONS” BY ISRAEL

Sat 23 October 2021: Six Palestinian human rights organizations were labeled “terrorist organizations” by Israel on Friday, accusing them of ties to the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), an Israeli military-banned organisation. The Israeli Justice Ministry has outlawed six Palestinian organizations, including Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights, Al-Haq, the Bisan Center […]

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“TAKEN OUT”: NEW LEADER OF ISIL-LINKED GROUP KILLED, NIGERIAN OFFICIAL SAYS

Fri 22 October 2021: According to a senior security official, Nigerian security forces have killed the new commander of an ISIL (ISIS)-linked group blamed for the deaths of hundreds in Nigeria and neighboring West African countries. Malam Bako, who just succeeded Abu Musab al-Barnawi as leader of the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP), […]

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