Tag archive for ‘“Conflict’
By admin On Tuesday, February 16th, 2021

Unearthing class and conflict in Sutton Hoo – Netflix’s The Dig reviewed

The Dig corrects the erasure of working class archaeologist Basil Brown in the excavation of Sutton Hoo, but falls short on portraying the key women involved, finds Kevin Potter Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 13th, 2021

Ethiopia conflict: Outrage over damage to Tigray mosque

Ethiopia conflict: Outrage over damage to Tigray mosque Details of the damage inflicted on the al-Nejashi mosque – believed to be one of the oldest mosques in Africa – took weeks to emerge  More...

By admin On Sunday, January 10th, 2021

Gulf reconciliation means little for warring sides in Yemen’s conflict

Gulf reconciliation means little for warring sides in Yemen’s conflict Despite end to Qatari blockade, groups loyal to different Gulf states are far from reconciling in Yemen MEE correspondent More...

By admin On Friday, December 11th, 2020

Conflict of interest? WHO ‘conspired’ with Italian govt to remove ‘live saving’ report into Covid-19 first response, media claim

A World Health Organization report on Italy’s first response to a Covid-19 outbreak, that could have saved lives across the globe, has been taken down by the UN health watchdog, supposedly to appease Rome, media More...

By admin On Saturday, December 5th, 2020

‘Is it going to resolve Yemeni conflict?’ Omani FM slams US suggestion of adding Houthis to terrorist list

The US has mulled the possibility of designating the Yemeni Houthi militants a terrorist group, Omani Foreign Minister Sayyid Badr Al Busaidi has revealed. He added that he believes such a move would cause more More...

By admin On Saturday, December 5th, 2020

I hope France gets rid of ‘Macron trouble’ soon, Turkey’s Erdogan says, amid growing conflict with EU

Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said France should get rid of the “burden” caused by President Emmanuel Macron, as the EU prepares to debate possible sanctions on Ankara over tensions in the Mediterranean. Erdogan More...

By admin On Thursday, November 12th, 2020

Ethiopian PM declares victory after Tigray conflict threatens refugee crisis

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has announced that the west of Tigray state has been “liberated” after a week of fighting that has threatened to create a humanitarian crisis, as refugees flee from the region. Abiy More...

By admin On Saturday, November 7th, 2020

India wants status quo restored on China border, military chief says, warning confrontations may lead to larger conflict

India’s top military adviser said New Delhi will not accept any shifting of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) on the country’s border with China as new talks to resolve the tense ongoing dispute over the region More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020

‘Not a conflict between Austrians and migrants, but between civilization and barbarity,’ Kurz says after Vienna terrorist attack

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has cautioned against a backlash towards Muslims and migrants following a deadly terrorist attack in Vienna, saying the struggle is between those who believe in peace and those More...

By admin On Sunday, November 1st, 2020

Turks ‘search’ for Armenians in Lyon, France amid ethnic tensions over Nagorno-Karabakh conflict (VIDEOS)

Turkish nationalists marched through the outskirts of Lyon, France, following violent clashes with ethnic Armenians who had blocked a roadway to show their support for Yerevan in its war with Azerbaijan in Nagorno-Karabakh. Members More...