A massive explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday, injuring hundreds around the Beirut Port area.
Starting in June, packages of various types of seeds from China were mailed unsolicited to American homes across the country. According to CBS News, all 50
A week ago, Israel Defense Forces struck and killed a senior Hizballah official in Damascus, Ali Kamel Mohsen, who was conducting a transfer of sensitive weapons. Hizballah promised retaliation.
On July 4th, new amendments to the Russian constitution came into effect, allowing President Vladimir Putin to remain in office until 2036, making him the longest reigning Kremlin leader since Stalin. Additional amendments banned same-sex marriage, stress the superiority of Russian law over international law, grant prosecutorial immunity to former presidents, and add a reference in the constitution to God.
On Sunday, July 5, the Iraqi military confirmed that a rocket targeting Baghdad’s fortified Green Zone, home to the US Embassy, damaged a nearby home and injured a child. The rocket was launched from the Ali al-Saleh region of Baghdad late Saturday evening. The military said it was able to prevent a second attack and “seized a Katyusha rocket and launcher” that were aimed at the Taji base north of Baghdad, where US troops are also positioned.
In the early morning hours of June 26, Iran was rocked by two significant explosions. Neither the U.S. nor Israel have questioned publicly Iran’s claim that it was all just a fuel tank in Parchin coinciding with an explosion in Shiraz.