Daily Archive: Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Saudi regime to hire mercenaries from Latin America as defeat looms in Yemen war
Over the past three years of brutal aggression against neighboring Yemen, Saudi Arabia has resorted to various ways to defeat Yemeni revolutionaries.

Actions ranging from ground offensives, use of mercenary fighters from a set of third-party countries such as Sudan and Senegal, and even hiring the Blackwater private security agents to cluster bomb airstrikes, all-out blockade, and …

Syria, Russia reject US, France accusation on chemical attack
Syrian government and its staunch ally Russia have rejected accusations by the US and France that Damascus has used chemical weapons against civilians, saying such allegations are merely meant to hinder efforts to find a peaceful solution to the conflict in the Arab state.

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and France’s Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian made the allegations on Tuesday in Paris, where Washington and 28 of its allies had gathered to decide sanctioning the perpetrators of …