Bombing Syria: What’s in it for Australia?
Australia seems eager to bomb Iraq and Syria if that is what the United States…
Iraqi energy minister describes a litany of electricity problems to parliament
Language Undefined Speaking to parliament, Minister Qassem al-Fahdawi criticised his predecessors for failing to provide the country's electricity…
Beijing battens down, cranks up propaganda ahead of huge war parade
Some 12,000 soldiers will march through Beijing's central Tiananmen Square on Thursday, mostly Chinese but with Russian and a few other foreign…
One country’s trash could be Hezbollah’s treasure
Make no mistake: Hezbollah is currently part of the government and part of the political system. But the group finds it convenient to utilize the…
You Stink! Thousands take to the streets in Lebanon as they protest against corruption, police brutality…and piles of rotting rubbish
Thousands of Lebanese protesters continue to gather on the streets of Beirut with an an unprecedented mobilisation yesterday calling for 'revolution'…
Afghan forces regain control of a symbolic district in south
Afghan forces regain control of a symbolic district in south [Published in AidNews - Read the original…
Tropical storm Fred is forecast to strike Cape Verde at about 10:00 GMT on 31 August.
Tropical storm Fred is forecast to strike Cape Verde at about 10:00 GMT on 31 August. [Published in AidNews - Read the original…
Saudi-led coalition air strike kills around 30 Yemeni civilians – residents
Saudi-led coalition air strike kills around 30 Yemeni civilians - residents [Published in AidNews - Read the original…
Malaysia’s ruling party promises huge rally to trump anti-govt protests
Malaysia's ruling party promises huge rally to trump anti-govt protests [Published in AidNews - Read the original…
South Sudan: Internal Dissent Over Ceasefire Emerges
[East African] President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Dr Riek Machar have declared a ceasefire beginning midnight of August 29. This was one of the…
Yemeni president enlists thousands to form new brigade in south
Yemen’s exiled President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi on Friday ordered the formation of a new brigade consisting of about 5,000 fighters mainly from…