Monday, June 17, 2019

Electricity bikes are questioned after a fatal accident

The electric bicycles will be removed from the roads, says Transportstyrelsen's investigator Hans Cassepierre after a young man died in Helsingborg. It is a vehicle...

U.S.-backed Syrian forces call for 1,500 coalition troops to stay

AIRBASE  SYRIA - The commander of U.S.-backed forces in Syria called on Monday for about 1,000 to 1,500 international forces to remain in Syria...

Saudi Arabia’s role in banishing piracy from regional waters

DUBAI: A decade ago, during the peak years of the Somali piracy crisis, the waters of the Arabian Gulf faced frequent threats from armed...

Iran may attack Israel if U.S. standoff escalates: Israeli minister

An Israeli cabinet minister warned on Sunday of possible direct or proxy Iranian attacks on Israel should the stand-off between Tehran and Washington escalate. The...

PM May has already set out timetable for her departure: UK...

LONDON - Prime Minister Theresa May does not need to spell out a timetable for her departure, prisons minister Robert Buckland said on Sunday,...

King Salman Relief inspects projects in Somalia

MOGADISHU: A specialized team from the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief) visited Mogadishu to inspect its projects, which are being implemented...

It’s Time for a Course Correction in the Trade War

President Donald Trump and his supporters often tell us that he is fundamentally a free trader. The current trade war with China, they say,...

Iran, the US and the Gulf: What now?

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has swiftly and categorically pointed the finger of blame at Tehran. "This assessment," he said, was "based on intelligence,...

Experts anticipate quick changes to gun laws after Christchurch terror attack

Gun safety experts expect swift clampdowns on gun ownership after Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pledged to change the country's near 30-year-old gun laws. Close to...

US military says four strikes kill 2 Al Shabaab in Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia— The U.S. military says it has carried out four air strikes against al Qaeda linked Al Shabaab in Somalia, killing two militants. Marine...