Russian strikes in Syria claimed more than 18,000 deaths, says OSDH

Russian strikes in Syria claimed more than 18,000 deaths, says OSDH

44% of the victims identified between 2015 and 2018 in this conflict are civilians. Russian strikes in Syria have claimed the lives of more than 18,000 people, including nearly 8,000 civilians, since the start of Moscow’s military intervention alongside the Syrian regime in 2015. A figure given on Sunday by the Syrian Observatory for Human […]

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Despite US pressure, India confirms purchase of 5 Russian S-400 air defense systems

Despite US pressure, India confirms purchase of 5 Russian S-400 air defense systems

The Indian security cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved this week the purchase of five Russian systems of air defense S-400 “Triumph” for an amount slightly less than 5.5 billion dollars. The government-to-government contract is expected to be signed on October 5, during a visit to New Delhi by Vladimir Putin, the Russian […]

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United States Trump agrees FBI investigation on Brett Kavanaugh

United States: Trump agrees FBI investigation on Brett Kavanaugh

Under pressure, Donald Trump ordered an FBI investigation into his Supreme Court candidate accused of sexual assault. If Brett Kavanaugh is still in the running to become one of the Supreme Court justices, after confirmation of his appointment by a Republican majority in the Senate, 11 to 10, the White House candidate will have to […]

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Brazil Jair Bolsonaro will resume his campaign on October 12

Brazil: Jair Bolsonaro will resume his campaign on October 12

Jair Bolsonaro, the right-wing candidate for the October 12 presidential election in Brazil, announced on Friday his intention to resume his campaign on October 12, five days after the first round. The second round is scheduled for October 28th. The right-wing candidate was the victim of a stabbing assassination attempt in early September. He is […]

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Indonesia more than 380 dead after earthquake and tsunami

Indonesia: more than 380 dead after earthquake and tsunami

Indonesia: the provisional assessment of the earthquake and tsunami that occurred Friday in the city of Palu, on the Indonesian island of Celebes, is 384 dead and hundreds wounded, said Saturday the disaster management agency. Indonesia begins to take stock of the disaster that struck Friday the city of Palu, on the island of Celebes. […]

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Palestinians challenge ICJ transfer of US embassy

Palestinians challenge ICJ transfer of US embassy

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) announced Friday that it has received a complaint from the Palestinian authorities challenging the transfer to Jerusalem of the US embassy. According to the Palestinians, this transfer contravenes the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations of 1961 and must be annulled. Palestinians urge “the Court to say that the transfer […]

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At the UN, Netanyahu reiterates his accusations against Iran

At the UN, Netanyahu reiterates his accusations against Iran

In his address to the UN General Assembly, the Israeli Prime Minister once again accused Tehran of continuing his nuclear program, while demonstrating the effectiveness of the Mossad. At the UN, Netanyahu reiterates his accusations against Iran Iranian filing cabinets, volume II. Thursday, before the General Assembly of the UN, the Israeli Prime Minister indulged in […]

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Syria protests in Idleb for the release of regime detainees

Syria: protests in Idleb for the release of regime detainees

Maaret al-Noomane (Syria) (AFP) – Several thousand people demonstrated Friday in several cities of the Syrian province of Idleb (north-west), the country’s last major insurgent stronghold, calling for the release of detainees in the regime’s prisons, AFP correspondents found. Out in the streets after the Friday prayer, protesters chanted anti-regime slogans, some waving flags of […]

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Syria Israel and Russia to strengthen military coordination

Israel and Russia to strengthen military coordination

Israel and Russia: After pointing the responsibility of Israeli F-16 fighter-bombers for the loss in the eastern Mediterranean of one of his Il-20 “Coot” intelligence aircraft, apparently shot down by a missile fired by an S-200 system. Syrian air defense during a raid on a military site in Latakia, the Russian Ministry of Defense had […]

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Russian plane shot down in Syria but what really happened

Russian plane shot down in Syria: but what really happened?

What about the evolution of pragmatic relations between Moscow and Jerusalem after the recent crisis of the Russian plane shot down in Syria by the Syrian army but initially attributed to the Israeli air force? Near the incident of the Russian plane shot down in Syria, initially attributed to the Israeli air force, a crisis […]

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