برچسب مطالب ‘week-after’

Rockets fired near airport in Tripoli, ISIS claims attack on oil company

Rockets were fired late on Tuesday in the direction of the airport in Libya’s capital, residents said, forcing flights to be diverted, less than a week after the United Nations brokered a fragile truce between rival armed groups in Tripoli, Reuters reports.

بیشتر »

Jailed Malaysian leader Anwar Ibrahim set to walk free

Supporters began gathering on Thursday at the hospital from where jailed Malaysian reformist leader Anwar Ibrahim is expected to walk free just a week after his alliance scored a shock victory in a general election.

بیشتر »

Kuwait orders Philippine envoy to leave in 7 days

Kuwait on Wednesday declared the Philippine ambassador a persona non-grata and ordered him to leave the country in a week after embassy staff “rescued” Filipino domestic workers from their employers’ homes following reports of abuse.

بیشتر »

Downing of the Israeli jet a purely Syrian move – Hezbollah leader

One week after the downing of an Israeli fighter jet by the Syrian army’s air defense system and while Tel-Aviv has one again intensified its treats against Lebanon, the leader of Hezbollah movement is an important speech outlined his organization’s view toward the recent developments in the region.

بیشتر »

More than 80 people on missing Kiribati ferry, search for survivors continues

Authorities confirmed on Wednesday that a missing Kiribati ferry had held more than 80 passengers, as Australian and U.S. planes scoured the central Pacific ocean for survivors, more than a week after it sunk.

بیشتر »

South Korea, U.S. kick off largest air exercise amid North Korean warnings

South Korea and the United States launched their largest-ever joint aerial drills on Monday, officials said, a week after North Korea said it had tested its most advanced missile as part of a weapons program that has raised global tensions.

بیشتر »

US U-turns on closing Palestinian office in Washington DC

The move came a week after President Donald Trump’s administration said the PLO mission would have to shut down. An official denied that the US had been attempting to “leverage” the Palestinians in peace talks.

بیشتر »

Hong Kong democracy leader Joshua Wong back in dock days after being jailed

Less than a week after being jailed for unlawful assembly, Hong Kong democracy leader Joshua Wong was summoned again to court on Tuesday for an ongoing contempt of court charge related to the 2014 “Occupy” pro-democracy protests.

بیشتر »

Humanitarian concerns mount as the US-backed forces advance to ISIS capital

Less than a week after the start of US-backed forces against ISIS terrorists in Raqqa, recent reports suggest that they have mange to push the terrorists back is some areas. However, claims about the US-led coalition using white phosphorus munitions in the city have sparked controversies.

بیشتر »

North Korea fires unidentified projectile: South Korea

North Korea fired an unidentified projectile on Sunday, South Korea’s military said, a week after it test-fired a mid-long range missile which experts said marked an advancement in the reclusive state’s missile program.

بیشتر »

China deports U.S. citizen convicted of espionage

China has deported a U.S. citizen who was convicted of espionage this week after being held without trial for two years, removing a source of friction between Washington and Beijing.

بیشتر »