Thai monks rally against Muslim violence

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (VOA News) Buddhist monks are protesting a wave of violence targeting the Buddhist community in Bangladesh. About 200 monks marched peacefully in Bangkok, some carrying banners pleading for more…

White House widening covert war in North Africa

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Small teams of special operations forces arrived at American embassies throughout North Africa in the months before militants launched the fiery attack that killed the U.S. more…

Turkish army attacks targets in Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel National News) The Turkish army attacked several targets in Syria on Wednesday evening, officials in Ankara confirmed. The incident, the first of its kind since the uprising more…

Al-Qaida blamed for Europe-wide wildfires

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Al-Qaida has been blamed for a recent series of forest fires across Europe, as the head of Russia's Federal Security Service claimed they were set by more…

White House widening covert war in N. Africa

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- Small teams of special operations forces arrived at American embassies throughout North Africa in the months before militants launched the fiery attack that killed the more…

Iraq to invest $500 billion in energy sector

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE.COM) At a recent conference, Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister for Energy, Dr. Hussain al-Shahristani, announced that his government plans to invest around $500 billion in the energy sector more…