Showing posts with label military intervention. Show all posts
Showing posts with label military intervention. Show all posts

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Saturday, December 16, 2017

UN chief warns against military action on Korean Peninsula

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday expressed concern over risk of military confrontation on the Korean Peninsula and warned against any military action.

Friday, November 3, 2017

Israel offers to help Druze village in Golan Heights

Golan Heights
The Israeli army on Friday expressed its readiness to help residents of a Syrian Druze village in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights that has been rocked by recent clashes between the Syrian regime and armed opposition groups.

Monday, September 18, 2017

US Ambassador Haley: UN is Out of Options Regarding DPRK Threat

When asked about Trump's tweet, Haley replied that, "It was not an empty threat.'
On Sunday, the US Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, said that the UN Security Council has exhausted its options on containing North Korea’s nuclear program and the Pentagon may need to step in.

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Venezuelan Defense Minister Calls Trump's Military Action Warning 'Crazy Act'

Trump's Military Action
Trump told reporters the United States would not rule out taking military action against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, citing a rising number of protest-related deaths in this South American country.

Monday, May 22, 2017

Report: Xi Jinping asked for '100-day grace period' on North Korea

Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to implement sanctions against Chinese firms enabling North Korea during his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump, but also asked Trump for a "100-day grace period."

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Russia against creation of NATO-like blocs for dealing with world problems : Lavrov

Russia is against the idea of tackling world security issues, including those in the Middle East, by creating NATO-like military-political alliances, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said, when asked about discussions in the US media of an idea of creating a military-political alliance, an equivalent of NATO, in the Middle East.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Multinational military deployment seen on Syrian borders

A massive U.S., British and Jordanian military movement was spotted near the southern Syrian borders in what appeared to be the near "zero hour on the Syrian-Jordanian borders," pan-Arab al-Mayadeen TV reported Monday.

Monday, April 17, 2017

Russia warns US against ‘Syria-style’ actions in N. Korea

Mike Pence’s statement on the US running out of “strategic patience” towards Pyongyang does not contribute to resolving the crisis, Sergey Lavrov said, voicing hopes there will be no repeat of the US strike on Syria in North Korea.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

North Korea 'Ready for War' after US Navy Strike Team Redeploys

North Korea has warned of “catastrophic consequences” in response to any further provocations by the US, days after a US navy battle group was sent to waters off the Korean peninsula.

Seoul: US to Coordinate Possible Attack on North Korea With South

Washington will not take any military action against North Korea without holding consultations with Seoul, South Korean Defense Ministry Spokesman Moon Sang-kyun said Tuesday.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

US Congressman Eliminates Syrian Army Responsibility for Idlib Chemical Attack (Video RT)

US Congressman Thomas Massie expressed doubt Wednesday that the Syrian army is responsible for Tuesday’s chemical attack, and reinforced his stance that US intervention could “end up making the situation worse.”

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Obama’s policy triggers chemical attacks in Syria : Russia’s UN deputy envoy

The policy of former US administration headed by Barack Obama, which warned of military operations in Syria in case chemical weapons attacks were carried out, has pushed terrorists to act this way, Russia’s Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN Vladimir Safronkov said at Wednesday’s session of the UN Security Council.

Former British Ambassador: Wanting intervention in Syria is like “dogs returning to their own vomit”

Former British Ambassador to Syria, Peter Ford, has said that those calling for intervention in Syria are likes “dogs returning to their own vomit”.

Friday, March 17, 2017

US military action against N. Korea is ‘option on table’ – Secretary of State Tillerson

US military action against North Korea is an "option on the table," Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has stated, adding that Washington's "strategic patience" with the isolated country has ended.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Friday, January 20, 2017

ECOWAS troops in Gambia halt advance

West African troops in Gambia have temporarily halted their advance aimed at flushing out forces loyal to former President Yahya Jammeh to give room for one final exit solution.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Senegal army enters Gambia in support of Barrow

The Senegalese army says its troops have entered Gambia in support of Adama Barrow, who has been sworn in as president. A political crisis continues in the country as longtime ruler Yahya Jammeh refuses to step down.

African troops on standby as Gambia deadline expires

West African troops are poised to intervene in The Gambia after President Yahya Jammeh's mandate expired and overnight talks to convince him to stand down failed.

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