Tag: Civil Unrest

Iran says seized oil tanker in Gulf was an Iraqi vessel: IRNA
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Iran says seized oil tanker in Gulf was an Iraqi vessel: IRNA

admin- August 4, 2019

Iran said on Sunday that an oil tanker sized by its elite forces in the Gulf for smuggling fuel was an Iraqi ship, the official ... Read More

Turkey to launch offensive in Kurdish-controlled area in northern Syria: Erdogan
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Turkey to launch offensive in Kurdish-controlled area in northern Syria: Erdogan

admin- August 4, 2019

Turkey will carry out a military operation in a Kurdish-controlled area east of the Euphrates in northern Syria, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday, ... Read More

Iran seizes Iraqi oil tanker smuggling fuel in Gulf: TV
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Iran seizes Iraqi oil tanker smuggling fuel in Gulf: TV

admin- August 4, 2019

Iranian Revolutionary Guards seized an Iraqi oil tanker in the Gulf which they said was smuggling fuel and detained seven crewmen, Iran's state media reported ... Read More

Hong Kong government: protests are pushing city to 'extremely dangerous edge'
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Hong Kong government: protests are pushing city to 'extremely dangerous edge'

admin- August 4, 2019

Hong Kong's government said violence and illegal protests were pushing the city to an "extremely dangerous edge", as police fired multiple rounds of tear gas ... Read More

Hong Kong police fire teargas as China says it will not 'sit idly by'
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Hong Kong police fire teargas as China says it will not 'sit idly by'

admin- August 4, 2019

Police fired multiple rounds of tear gas to disperse hundreds of anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday after violent clashes a day earlier, and ... Read More

Cambodian Khmer Rouge's chief ideologist, 'Brother Number Two', dead at 93
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Cambodian Khmer Rouge's chief ideologist, 'Brother Number Two', dead at 93

admin- August 4, 2019

Nuon Chea, the chief ideologist and 'Brother Number Two' of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge, whose brutal rule in the 1970s led to the deaths of some ... Read More

Turkey will carry out operation in northern Syria: Erdogan
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Turkey will carry out operation in northern Syria: Erdogan

admin- August 4, 2019

Turkey will carry out an operation east of the Euphrates river in northern Syria, in an area controlled by the Kurdish YPG militia, Turkish President ... Read More