The anti-settlement group Peace Now said that legalizing the Havat Gilad outpost, which is located deep in the West Bank about 15 kilometers (10 miles) west of Nablus, could endanger the viability of establishing a future Palestinian state.
Ships in the area were the target of a series of piracy-related incidents a year ago, according to a January report by the International Maritime Bureau (IMB), which highlighted the waters off West Africa as an area of growing concern. The Directorate General of Shipping (DGS) and the Ministry of Shipping in Delhi have already swung into action and have made requests to their counterparts in Nigeria and Benin to locate the missing vessel.
Arab foreign ministers met in Cairo on Thursday to discuss means of countering the recent USA decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The League's Secretariat briefed the ministerial meeting on a media plan in support of the Palestinian people, particularly the Arab residents of Jerusalem.
The US nuclear doctrine, published on Friday, said that Russian Federation and China have added new types of nuclear capabilities to their arsenals, engaging in "increasingly aggressive behavior, including in outer space and cyberspace". The review also emphasized the possibility of a nuclear launch to respond to a non-nuclear attack, such as a debilitating cyber attack or one that causes significant damage to U.S.
Proud of each and every one of you. Congress, the primary opposition party in the state, was the main electoral challenger to the BJP in this round of the polls. It comes as a shot in the arm for the Congress in general, and Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot in particular. In the extremely charged run-up to the by-polls, the Congress accused the BJP of trying to polarize voters and not doing anything to prevent minority communities from being attacked in incidents mostly linked to cow ...