UN accuses Al Houthis of derailing aid efforts in Yemen

August 22nd, 2017

United Nations: UN Humanitarian Affairs Coordinator, Jaime McGoldrick, has accused Al Houthi insurgents and troops loyal to deposed president Ali Saleh of derailing relief work in Yemen in the areas they are still controlling, reported the Saudi Press Agency, SPA. According to the agency, McGoldrick said that, for months, humanitarian agencies have had to put […]

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Barcelona attack: Man shot dead in hunt for suspect

August 21st, 2017

Police hunting the chief suspect in last Thursday’s Barcelona van attack have shot dead a man to the west of the city who appeared to be wearing an explosive belt, Spanish media say. The shooting is said to have happened on a road in the Subirats area. Earlier, police confirmed they were hunting for Younes […]

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US Navy ship and oil tanker collide near Singapore

August 21st, 2017

Ten US Navy sailors are missing and five have been injured after a US destroyer and an oil tanker collided near Singapore, the Navy says. The guided missile destroyer USS John S McCain was sailing east of Singapore and preparing to stop in the port when the collision with the Liberian-flagged vessel occurred. A wide-ranging […]

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Saudi Arabia installing cranes at Yemen ports to boost aid delivery

August 21st, 2017

Saudi Arabia has stated it is installing four cranes at three ports in Yemen to help boost humanitarian aid deliveries and are ready to assist with installing cranes at the key port of Hodeidah once it was under control of a neutral party. The Saudi mission to the United Nations said in a statement that the […]

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Spanish police kill suspects in second attack after 13 die in Barcelona

August 18th, 2017

Spanish police say they have killed five suspected terrorists in the town of Cambrils in a second vehicle attack, after an earlier one in Barcelona. The men, wearing explosive belts, were linked to the first attack, police say. Thirteen people died and dozens were hurt when a van hit crowds on Las Ramblas, Barcelona on […]

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Barcelona crash: Several injured as van ploughs into crowd

August 17th, 2017

Several people have been injured after a van crashed on a pavement in a popular tourist area of Barcelona, authorities have said. The vehicle hit pedestrians in Las Ramblas, a busy tree-lined promenade in the centre of the city, the Ministry of the Interior said. Full Story Here: Telegraph

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