The American air attack on the Syrian army position at Deir el-Zor of 17 September has caused the death of 80 Syrian soldiers and wounding hundreds more. The aircraft released their load of bombs, including phosphorus bombs and we can only imagine how the flesh of a human being is consumed by the heat of such an explosion.
Intoxicating sense of superiority and entitlement to privilege lulled the leftist dignitaries into a delusional nirvana of lack of accountability and eternal power. Lazily and nonchalantly kicking their legs over criminal charges they seem convinced that it will cover up the legal Mount Bravo Sierra towering over terminus of their reign.
Women entrepreneurs from refugee and host communities in Lebanon are using their unique skills and creativity to build their own model of social stability in Lebanon while launching economically viable businesses. They learn to create, brand and commercialize high-quality handicrafts, organic and agro-food products...
Hillary Clinton may find herself in the epicenter of another international scandal that has recently subsides. The Google search engine favors Hillary Clinton in her election campaign. Google generates positive suggestions for the Democratic candidate. Other search engines were said to generate both positive and negative suggestions
So is a day at the races a good value day out? Most meetings consist of 6 or 7 races which are usually run over a variety of distances and grades. Deciding which horse to put your money on is quite a challenge as trying to work out which horse will win the race is rather challenging for the average racegoer
According to Western publications, the goodwill of the opening ceremony of the Paralympic Games in Rio was "marred" with a demonstration of defiance on the part of Belarusian athletes, who carried a Russian flag to express their protest to the International Paralympic Committee. The Kremlin expressed its admiration to the member of the Belarusian...
Barack Obama preferred not to meet with President of the Philippines, who promised to curse a "son of a whore" at the ASEAN summit for all the disrespect that the US had paid to the Philippines. The emotional comment from the Philippine president appeared after Barack Obama suggested touching upon the murder of more than 2,000 Philippines
Corruption? Maybe. It's worse, it is that we are invincibly stupid and underdeveloped. A dear friend turns to me, from the Secolo d'Italia [Century of Italy - an Italian newspaper born in 1952], this evocation of the earthquake in Vulture, which struck 50 municipalities in 7 provinces of Basilicata, Campania and Puglia. Year: 1930, in July...
Past several months of the world, saw horrific scenes of violence, terrorism, clashes and even a coup attempt. From Istanbul to Baghdad, Dacca to Medina, Gaziantep to Ankara, innocent people were struck and targeted by unimaginable evil. The overwhelming majority of the world's Muslims are peaceful and they denounce these horrible acts of terrorism
The first underwater nuclear explosion was carried out at Bikini Atoll in 1946. In 2016, burkini, Islamic swimsuit, produced a social explosion on French beaches. The French Themis grossly violated the rights of Muslim women in black: if they want to express their religious beliefs, they need to leave a public beach
You have to travel back 50 years to appreciate this gem. You have to visit China to know its origins. The year was 1975. In Hong Kong some ex-patriotic Brits longing for some nostalgic enterprise promoted the first ever overseas Rugby Sevens Tournament. The launch was a success. The Sevens format has blossomed in the former British colonial city.
The first international trial resulting from the destruction of historical and religious monuments, namely the destruction of the monuments in the Malian city of Timbuktu in 2012, has resulted in a plea of guilty by the accused, Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi and brings attention to the deliberate targeting of cultural heritage during armed conflict.
Max Factor is one of the most popular cosmetic brands in the world. Not many people know, however, that the brand name appeared after its founder - an American perfumer of Polish descent, Max Factor. Max Factor opened his first cosmetics store in Ryazan, Russia. In 1904, he and his family emigrated to America