Friday, August 22, 2014
Tens of thousands of Shiite rebel supporters are in the capital Sanaa in a bid to topple the government. Thousands of armed rebels strengthened their position on Wednesday as they pressed on with their campaign.
Led by heavily armed Shiite rebels, thousands of demonstrators are demanding the government step down by the end of the week. Rebel commander Abdulmalik al-Huthi said the authorities must meet protesters’ grievances by the end of the week, or additional forms of “legitimate action” would take place.
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Heavy clashes have been reported between the Afghan national security forces and the anti-government armed militants in eastern Nuristan province of Afghanistan.
According to local government officials, clashes started on Tuesday after scores of militants launched attacks on security check posts in Du-Aab district.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
A heavy barrage of rockets was fired at Israel on Tuesday night, ar around 10:40pm. Loud explosions were heard in the Tel Aviv metropolitan area, while Code Red sirens blared throughout southern and central Israel.
Hamas said it fired 40 rockets at Israel. Among them, two hit open areas in the Sha’ar HaNegev Regional Council, four more in open areas in the Eshkol Regional Council, and five hit open areas in the Be’er Sheva area.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The Sinjar Resistance Units (YBŞ) which were set up by Yezidi youths and volunteers who fled to Mount Sinjar after the occupation of Sinjar by ISIS gangs, dealt a big blow to the ISIS gangs and liberated the village of Bare.
According to information coming through, the Sinjar Resistance Units noticed ISIS gangs, who were using the village of Bare as a military base, heading towards the safe corridor through which people from Sinjar can reach safety.