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Report: As US pushes Iran Arms Embargo Renewal, Houthi Missile Attacks Are A Global Danger, Must Be Recognized As Terrorism, Experts Hear

While Secretary Pompeo is pushing for an extension of the arms embargo on Iran, which is due to expire in the fall, Houthis continue facilitating Iran’s military and ideological agenda in the region. Iran denied having yet another ship filled with sophisticated weaponry intercepted during a joint US-Arab Coalition operation near Yemen in June, another Read More…

Armenia Azerbaijan Caucasus

Talking Points: Daily Sabah Op-Ed, Western Artsakh backing controversy

By | Rachel Brooks December 3, 2020 Image credit” “File:Dashnak Stepanakert office.jpg” by Yerevantsi is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0 Cities in foreign countries, especially in France and Australia, have condoned the former Armenian settlement in the Karabakh. The Armenian settlement was the informal government of Artsakh, a proxy of the Armenian republic. The capital of the informal republic Read More…

Africa Nigeria

Assailants Axed Assistant Commissioner of Police to Death in Calabar

Charles Nwoke, Calabar, Nigeria December 3, 2020 Fear grips residents of Calabar, the Cross River State Capital, following the discovery of the lifeless body of ACP Egbe Eko Edum, an Assistant Commissioner of Police, reportedly hacked to death by unknown assailants in Calabar, the State Capital, yesterday. It was gathered that the terrifying incident occurred Read More…

Azerbaijan Geopolitics

Karabach ist Aserbaidschan

Editorial | Republic Underground Dezember 3, 2020 Foto: Agdam, Berg-Karabakh CC BY SA 3.0  Karabach ist Aserbaidschan Der untenstehende Text wurde am 17. Oktober fertiggestellt – bezieht sich also auf den Stand der Dinge zu diesem Zeitpunkt. Entstanden ist er auf Anregung des Chefredakteurs der „Berliner Zeitung“. Dieser hatte mir am 16. Oktober angeboten, einen Read More…

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Transmigration or deportation? Forced migration of azerbaijani people between 1948-1953. The idea of creating Greater Armenia without Turks.

By Dos. Vazeh Asgarov French-Azerbaijan University (UFAZ), Baku, Azerbaijan vazeh.asgarov@ufaz.az December 2, 2020  Image credit: “Inside the old city” Baku, Azerbaijan by Francisco Anzola is licensed under CC BY 2.0 Transmigration or deportation? Forced migration of Azerbaijani people between 1948-1953. The idea of creating Greater Armenia without Turks.  Açar sözlər: deportasiya, miqrasiya, tarix, sosiologiya, diaspora, imiqrasiya Keywords: deportation, immigration, history, Read More…

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Borno Massacre: Life is Valueless Under Buhari’s Watch – Northern Elders Forum

Charles Nwoke, Nigeria December 2, 2020 Image courtesy of local sources. Fair use.  Nigerian Northern Elders Forum has stated that life is now of no value in the country under the administration of the President, Major General Muhammadu (retd.). The non-governmental organization equally disclosed that threats of farming in Northern Nigeria are really in the Read More…

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Suspected Criminal Gang Apprehended while Purchasing a Firearm in Ogun

Charles Nwoke, Ogun, Nigeria December 2, 2020 Image courtesy of local news sources, fair use.  The Nigerian Police Command in Ogun State has on Wednesday, disclosed that they apprehended 6 (six) suspected members of notorious cult groups on November 27, 2020, in the Odogbolu area of the state while they were clashing over a locally Read More…

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Western media’s self defeating behavior abetting Islamism’s interception

By | Rachel Brooks December 2, 2020 Image credit: “File:Atlanta-cnn-center-aerial.jpg” by Connor.carey is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0 The accessibility of the west has made it a matrix of media and content. From Hollywood to major news networking, the western world, particularly the United States, has typically characterized the post-World War 2 information vista. Riding the wavelength of this Read More…

Africa Nigeria

Nigerian Police Nab 3 Suspected Armed Robbers in Enugu, Recover Arms

Charles Nwoke, Enugu, Nigeria December 1, 2020  Image credit courtesy of local sources. Fair use.  The Enugu State Command of the Nigerian Police Force says it has apprehended three suspected armed robbers that specialize in attacking residents at gun-point within Enugu, the Coal City State. ASP Daniel Ndukwe, the Enugu State Command’s Spokesman, in a Read More…