Tag archive for ‘Zone’
By admin On Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Madrid declared a ‘disaster zone’ after storm Filomena hammers the Spanish capital

The Madrid area has been declared a “disaster zone” by the national government after extreme weather and snowstorms left the city crippled. The move means the affected areas can receive financial aid to alleviate More...

By admin On Sunday, December 20th, 2020

Rockets ‘targeting US embassy’ rain on Baghdad’s Green Zone – VIDEOS show fiery intercepts

Multiple rockets have targeted the Iraqi capital’s heavily fortified Green Zone on Sunday evening. The US embassy’s C-RAM air defense systems were engaged to intercept the missile attack, which it said resulted More...

By admin On Friday, December 18th, 2020

‘Two guests per home’: Italy shuts businesses & limits family visits as entire country labeled ‘red zone’ for Christmas

Italy will undergo another national lockdown for the Christmas holiday, closing “non-essential” businesses and restricting home gatherings under a new decree by Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte, mirroring similar More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 1st, 2020

At least two killed, 10 injured by speeding car in pedestrian zone of Trier, Germany

Several people have been injured in an incident in the German town of Trier after a car plowed through a pedestrianized zone Tuesday afternoon. Authorities have asked the public to avoid the area as investigations More...

By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2020

Morocco launches military operation in Western Sahara buffer zone

Morocco launches military operation in Western Sahara buffer zone Army mobilisation into disputed region risks collapse of fragile ceasefire agreement MEE and agencies Fri, 11/13/2020 – More...

By admin On Thursday, November 12th, 2020

UK hit by ‘highly infectious’ bird flu as govt declares national prevention zone to halt spread

British health chiefs confirmed a “highly infectious” bird flu outbreak in England on Thursday as the government declared a national prevention zone, echoing similar drastic action taken by other European nations. The More...

By admin On Sunday, November 8th, 2020

Ukraine Mulls Turning Chernobyl Exclusion Zone Into a UNESCO Heritage Object

The 1986 Chernobyl disaster and the subsequent establishment of an exclusion zone is embedded in popular culture via a spate of documentaries, films, series, music and even video games, resulting in a surge of interest More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

UK being challenged by competitors ‘in the grey zone between war and peace,’ defence secretary claims

The British defence secretary has stressed the importance of stepping up the UK’s protective capabilities amidst constantly evolving rivalries, adding that China is intent on building the world’s largest naval More...

By admin On Thursday, August 27th, 2020

Beijing accuses US of ‘naked provocation’ after U-2 spy plane allegedly intruded into no-fly zone during Chinese military drills

Beijing has condemned Washington for reckless and unlawful behavior, after claiming that an American U-2 reconnaissance plane trespassed into a no-fly zone where Chinese military exercises were being held. China More...

By admin On Sunday, July 19th, 2020

Rockets hit Baghdad’s Green Zone while Iran foreign minister visits Iraq

Rockets hit Baghdad’s Green Zone while Iran foreign minister visits Iraq Diplomats based in area, which includes US embassy, say air sirens could be heard for an hour after the attack MEE More...