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World Update: Rebel Attacks In Eastern Ukraine Kills 19 Ukrainian Soldiers.

Nineteen Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and 78 others wounded in rebel attacks near the key railway town of Debaltseve, which government troops are defending, a military spokesman told Reuters on Wednesday. “In shelling, rocket attacks and military clashes, Ukraine lost 19 soldiers including 17 members of the armed forces and two interior ministry soldiers,” the spokesman, Vladyslav Seleznyov, told ... Read More »

Election Update:- I’d Rather Resign Than Postpone Elections – Prof. Attahiru Jega

Bq1U4hairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega has threatened to rather resign his appointment than postpone the scheduled February general elections. He said nobody’s demand, including that of the National Council of States (NCS), or any other institution, will make INEC to postpone the February general elections as scheduled. The source further said that Jega confided ... Read More »

Global Update: Three Dies As Suicide Bomber Hits Iran Envoy’s Residence In Yemen With Car Full Of Explosives

  A suicide attacker reportedly drove a car filled with explosives at the Iranian ambassador’s residence in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on Wednesday, killing three people, security officials said. Read more on Reuters: There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, which occurred while Iran’s envoy was away. But it mirrored past bombings carried out by al Qaeda’s ... Read More »

UPDATE: Boko Haram invades Yobe to take over Govt House

These terrorists are getting more daring by the day, to the extent that they now want to take over the Yobe State government house. Boko Haram members on Monday attacked Maiduguri and Damaturu, the capital towns of troubled Borno and Yobe states, and killed several people. The insurgents also sacked police stations in the towns and shot at a Nigerian ... Read More »

Global Update: Ukraine Conflict: Russian-Backed Rebels, Government Troops Agree To New Cease-Fire

International monitors said that the Ukrainian government troops and Russian-backed separatist forces in the Luhansk region have agreed on a new cease-fire deal. AP reports: The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said that under the agreement, hostilities are to cease Friday along the line of contact between the warring sides. It was agreed at negotiations that took place ... Read More »