A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.8 shakes the coast of Greece

A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.8 shakes the coast of Greece

The tremor could be felt in southern Italy and the coast of Africa. A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.8 shook the Greek coast on Thursday, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). According to the USGS, the earthquake occurred at 22:55 GMT and its epicenter was located in the...

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Case of Jamal Khashoggi: Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, breaks his silence on the death of the journalist

Case of Jamal Khashoggi: Mohammed bin Salman, Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, breaks his silence on the death of the journalist

The Saudis denied accusations that the prince himself was involved in the death of Jamal Khashoggi. “A heinous and unjustified crime.” This is how the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, described the murder of the writer and journalist Jamal Khashoggi occurred on October 2 at the consulate...

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Case of Jamal Khashoggi: how the “Davos of the Desert” was splashed by an international boycott of Saudi Arabia

Case of Jamal Khashoggi: how the “Davos of the Desert” was splashed by an international boycott of Saudi Arabia

Prince Mohamed bin Salman has been harshly criticized for the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. It was to be a symbol of Saudi Arabia’s economic might and a magnet to attract the world’s largest investors. But from one day to the next, the Future Investment Initiative economic forum , called the “Desert Davos”...

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Turkish police spotted an abandoned car belonging to the Saudi consulate, cordons off access to the car park

Turkish police spotted an abandoned car belonging to the Saudi consulate, cordons off access to the car park

ISTANBUL: Turkish police on Monday found an abandoned car belonging to the Saudi consulate at an underground car park in Istanbul, three weeks after the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the kingdom’s mission. The car, which had diplomatic number plates, was found in an underground car park in Istanbul’s...

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Jamal Khashoggi: Saudi Arabia says the journalist died due to a “huge mistake” at the consulate during a “fight”

Jamal Khashoggi: Saudi Arabia says the journalist died due to a “huge mistake” at the consulate during a “fight”

Jamal Khashoggi was one of the highest-profile critics of Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman. For more than two weeks, Saudi Arabia repeated the same version: that Jamal Khashoggi, the journalist who disappeared in his consulate in Istanbul on October 2, had left after carrying out some paperwork. The government finally...

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6.6 magnitude earthquake jolts Canada

6.6 magnitude earthquake jolts Canada

Toronto : An earthquake measuring 6.6 magnitude on the Richter Scale struck off the Canadian province of British Columbia early on Monday. According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the quake occurred at 10:39 pm (local time) and hit a depth of 11 km. The temblor was situated 218...

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Putin: “Islamic State took 700 hostages in Syria”

Putin: “Islamic State took 700 hostages in Syria”

The Russian leader said the hostages were of US and European nationality, adding that the Islamic State was expanding its control in territory controlled by the United States. Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday (18.10.2018) that Islamic State (IS) terrorists have captured nearly 700 hostages in areas of Syria...

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Trump says that “certainly” it seems that Khashoggi is dead

Trump says that “certainly” it seems that Khashoggi is dead

Trump’s words came after he was informed about the news of the case by Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, recently arrived from a trip to Riyadh and Ankara. The president of the United States, Donald Trump, assured this Thursday (18.10.2018) that “certainly” it seems that the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi,...

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Conflict in Crimea: attack in university leaves at least 19 dead and Russia speaks of “mass murder”

Conflict in Crimea: attack in university leaves at least 19 dead and Russia speaks of “mass murder”

At first the authorities believed that it was a bomb attack, now they speak of a “mass murder”. At least 19 people were killed and dozens wounded in an attack at a Crimean university, a territory annexed by Russia in 2014 under the condemnation of a large part of the...

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One dead and three wounded in Gaza by Israeli bombing in response to rocket

One dead and three wounded in Gaza by Israeli bombing in response to rocket

This is the first incident of rocket fire since the serious uptick in violence in the past July and August. Since then, the UN and Egypt have tried to mediate a ceasefire between Hamas and Israel.      A Palestinian died today (17.10.2018) and three were injured in the Gaza Strip by...

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