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Russia condemns Turkey for floating idea of new Syria operation

Russia condemns Turkey for floating idea of new Syria operation

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Tuesday it was bewildered by a Turkish pledge to conduct a new military operation in northern Syria if the area was not cleared of people Ankara calls terrorists, warning such a move would damage efforts to stabilize the region. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu was cited on Monday as […]

U.S., Australian hostages freed by Afghan Taliban in swap

U.S., Australian hostages freed by Afghan Taliban in swap

PESHAWAR, Pakistan/KABUL (Reuters) – The Afghan Taliban released American and Australian university professors held hostage for more than three years on Tuesday, Afghan government officials said, completing a delayed prisoner swap and raising hopes for a revival of peace talks. American Kevin King and Australian Timothy Weeks were kidnapped in August 2016 from outside the […]

Furious mum demands kids clothes have ‘boys’ and ‘girls’ labels scrapped as she slams ‘gendered’ clothing – The Sun

Furious mum demands kids clothes have ‘boys’ and ‘girls’ labels scrapped as she slams ‘gendered’ clothing – The Sun

A FURIOUS mum has demanded kids clothes have “boys” and “girls” labels scrapped as she slams “gendered” clothing. India Springle from Wellington, New Zealand, started a petition after coming across a “boys” label when buying a dinosaur shirt for her daughter Lola from a local Kmart store. 3 Mum India has petitioned Kmart to stop […]

Trump administration ridiculed for orchestrating ‘secret’ foreign policy on WhatsApp

Trump administration ridiculed for orchestrating ‘secret’ foreign policy on WhatsApp

Rudy Giuliani, the former New York mayor at the centre of the impeachment investigation into the conduct of Ukraine policy, makes a living selling cybersecurity advice through his companies. President Donald Trump even named him the administration’s first informal “cybersecurity adviser”. But inside the National Security Council, officials expressed wonderment that Mr Giuliani was running […]

1969: Queen’s Horses Sold for Slaughter

1969: Queen’s Horses Sold for Slaughter

LONDON, Nov. 18 (AP) — Britain’s most famous ceremonial horses — those majestic steeds that carry the queen’s splendidly uniformed bodyguards — may be winding up as steaks in Continental restaurants. A disclosure today that the Household Cavalry is selling its old horses to slaughterhouses aroused the fury of British animal lovers. The horses, ridden […]

US Walks Out Of Defence Talks With South Korea: Seoul

US Walks Out Of Defence Talks With South Korea: Seoul

The breakdown comes Seoul and Washington said they would delay annual joint aerial exercises Seoul:  The United States walked out of talks on hiking South Korea’s contribution for American troops on its soil, Seoul said Tuesday, as Washington accused its ally of rebuffing a “fair and equitable” agreement. US President Donald Trump has repeatedly demanded […]

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