Media Watch

'19Jan
13

Hundreds rally in Sudan’s capital for al-Bashir’s ouster

Hundreds of protesters marched in and around Sudan's capital Khartoum on Sunday, the fourth week of unrest that began over skyrocketing prices and a failing economy but which now calls for the ouster of autocratic...
'19Jan
13

Turkey's military reinforces on border with Syria's Idlib

Turkish troops and tanks carried out military exercises on the border with Syria on Saturday, state-run media reported, while a monitoring group said a Turkish convoy had crossed the frontier into northern Syria...
'19Jan
13

Benjamin Netanyahu: Israel conducted airstrikes on Iranian weapons in Syria

Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday confirmed his nation destroyed Iranian weapons caches in Syria's Damascus airport during airstrikes over the weekend.Israel normally doesn't...
'19Jan
13

Fighting over gold in Chad leaves dozens dead: sources

Fighting between Chadian and Sudanese rebels at a remote goldmine in northern Chad has left dozens dead, local and rebel sources said Sunday.The fighting pitting Chadian rebels against a Sudanese group close to the...
'19Jan
13

Sudan police fire tear gas as protests erupt in Khartoum, Darfur

By AFPSudanese police fired tear gas Sunday at crowds of anti-government protesters in Khartoum and the western war-torn region of Darfur after organisers called for nationwide rallies against President Omar al-...
'19Jan
13

Sudan police fire tear gas at protesters: Witnesses

Police have fired tear gas at protesters in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, and the western war-torn region of Darfur after organisers called for nationwide rallies against President Omar al-Bashir.Protesters...
'19Jan
13

Our dystopian cyberpunk here and now

We in the West love our apocalyptic science fiction, in which cartoonishly evil authorities ruthlessly oppress all who so much as wonder about its absolute power, enforced via ubiquitous surveillance technology....
'19Jan
13

Sudan official: Death toll from protests rises to 24

The number of protesters killed in Sudan has risen to 24 since demonstrations began last month, according to the head of the country's fact-finding committee, even as rights groups state a much higher toll....
'19Jan
13

US Withdrawal From Syria Concerns Minorities

In-Depth Coverage By Nisan Ahmado January 11, 2019Minorities in northeastern Syria are concerned the withdrawal of U.S. troops from the country without putting in place a sustainable alternative would lead to a...
'19Jan
13

Anti-Bashir protests spread in Sudan

Sudanese security forces on Friday fired tear gas to disperse demonstrators who marched after noon prayers in Khartoum as protests against Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir’s 30-year-old rule widened.Protests...

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