Lavrov calls for strengthening Somalia’s army Russian Politics & Diplomacy March 03, 10:12UTC+3 Russia’s foreign minister expressed concern over the armaments build-up in the Horn of Africa http://tass.com/politics/992622 MOSCOW, March 3. /TASS/. Russia is calling on the international community to undertake measures to strengthen Somalia’s army and the African…
Djibouti seizes control of Dubai-run Doraleh port Doraleh Container Terminal taken over by government, says Dubai-owned DP World has damaged national sovereignty.
Since March 2011, fighting has killed an estimated 465,000 Syrians, wounded one million more and forced about 12 million people – or half the country’s pre-war population – from their homes.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is using an elite force to suppress dissent within the royal family. The brigade, which reports directly to the crown prince, is called al-Ajrab Sword (Blood-rusted Sword).
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has declared East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine, rejected the US stance as “dangerous” and called on the international community to follow in its footsteps.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin has submitted to the lower house of Russia’s parliament an agreement to transform the Tartus navy refueling facility in Syria into a fully-fledged navy base, capable of harboring nuclear-powered ships.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on Washington to turn back from its “unlawful and provocative decision” on Jerusalem, and urged world states to recognize East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine.