Since then, more than a quarter of a million people have been killed and more than 10 million displaced across the war-battered country, according to United Nations figures. The Syrian military said in a statement Monday that "armed terrorist groups" repeatedly violated the cease-fire and took advantage of the truce to mobilize and arm themselves while attacking government-held areas.
The Joint Sea 2016 drills, which began on September 12 in Zhanjiang, South China's Guangdong Province, involved a series of joint operations, including air defense maneuvers, anti-submarine operations, coordinated three-dimensional island seizing, and search and rescue, the Xinhua News Agency reported.
Coalition forces banded together in their fight against ISIS in Iraq appear to be closing in on Mosul- the last ISIS-held city in Iraq. Kurdish forces have been seizing ISIS territory north of Mosul and annexing it into their territory, which has Iraq eager to secure as much territory as possible, setting up what are likely the battle lines for the next war in the region.
Amal Clooney is representing Murad, now 23, in her worldwide legal battle, and the attorney admits she discussed the potential safety risks of the case with her actor husband before taking the job. "One of these men came up to me, he wanted to take me". Like thousands of other Yazidi women, Murad was spared death but was taken as a slave and subjected to horrendous sexual and physical abuse after being sold as a slave multiple times.
It's now been nearly three weeks since the summer transfer window slammed shut at the end of August, and Mino Raiola has made a decision to reenter the spotlight with some choice comments about Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger. So, it was important for us to win the Southampton game and, hopefully, now we can have the same quality at home. "I have to check that but I think Santi was at the head of the list", Wenger said after seeing his side fail for the second time from four penalty attempts ...
In a statement, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon asserted that the perpetrators of the attack would be brought to justice and all stakeholders would meet their responsibilities to maintain peace and stability. "Nothing can justify terrorism, which must be combatted everywhere with the same determination", the spokesperson said. "If India retaliates across LOC it gets internationalized if not exposes GOI's [Government of India] hollow rhetoric", former diplomat KC Singh tweeted.