Zimbabwe election: Army patrols 'ghost town' Harare

Zimbabwe election: Army patrols 'ghost town' Harare

Businesses have shut in Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare, as the nation awaits the results from the heavily disputed presidential election. Armed soldiers and police are on patrol, ordering people to “behave”. Three people were killed in the city on Wednesday in clashes between the security forces and supporters of opposition leader Nelson Chamisa. He says Monday’s […]

‘God, help us’: British Army on standby in case of no-deal Brexit supply issues

‘God, help us’: British Army on standby in case of no-deal Brexit supply issues

Ministers planning Brexit told media the Army is on standby to deliver key supplies like food, fuel and medicines in the eventuality of a no-deal scenario. Remainers have likened the revelation to “self-immolation.” The possibility of a no-deal Brexit made the Ministry of Defence “dust off” blueprints to use of army trucks and helicopters to […]

The US Army is Quietly Discharging Immigrant Recruits

The US Army is Quietly Discharging Immigrant Recruits

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Some immigrant U.S. Army reservists and recruits who enlisted in the military with a promised path to citizenship are being abruptly discharged, the Associated Press has learned. The AP was unable to quantify how many men and women who enlisted through the special recruitment program have been booted from the Army, […]

ISI training jail inmates in Pakistan to target Indian Army: Sources

ISI training jail inmates in Pakistan to target Indian Army: Sources

New Delhi: Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence may be training jail inmates across the country on how to target Indian Army installations, sources have revealed to Zee News. It has been learnt that ISI – notorious for its operations against India – is preparing dacoits and robbers languishing in Pakistani jails for localised attacks on Indian Army […]

Nepal Army helicopter crashes in Muktinath, both pilots killed

Nepal Army helicopter crashes in Muktinath, both pilots killed

Nepal Army Nepal’s Home Ministry has clarified that the cargo helicopter which crashed in Muktinath was of Makalu Air, which had been requisitioned by the Army to carry goods.  Let’s block ads! (Why?) Zee News :World fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to […]

Pakistan Army convenes national security meet over 'misleading statement' on 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks

Pakistan Army convenes national security meet over 'misleading statement' on 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks

Just days after former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif triggered a controversy with his statement on 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, the Pakistani Army has convened a meeting of National Security Committee. An announcement in this regard was made on microblogging site Twitter by the Pakistani Army. Pakistan Armed Forces official spokesperson Major General Asif Ghafoor […]

How an Army of Trolls Protects Guatemala’s Corrupt Elite

How an Army of Trolls Protects Guatemala’s Corrupt Elite

At 6:02 a.m. on August 27, 2017, the president of Guatemala, Jimmy Morales, uploaded a video statement to Twitter declaring the former Colombian judge Iván Velásquez a persona non grata and ordering his expulsion from the country. Velásquez is investigating corruption on behalf of a United Nations-backed commission in Guatemala, and had recently moved to […]

Eastern Ghouta: Syrian army splits enclave in three, reports say

Eastern Ghouta: Syrian army splits enclave in three, reports say

The Syrian army has made a significant advance in its effort to take rebel-held Eastern Ghouta, reports say. Troops have cut off the biggest town in the region, Douma, and isolated another, conflict monitors the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. The advance would effectively split the region into three parts. The Syrian government began […]

Rohingya rebels ambush in Rakhine wounds 3: Myanmar army

Rohingya rebels ambush in Rakhine wounds 3: Myanmar army

Yangon division: Two Myanmar security officers and a driver were wounded by Rohingya rebels who ambushed their vehicle in northern Rakhine state, the army said Saturday, the first apparent insurgent attack to hit the violence-scarred region in weeks. Rakhine was plunged into crisis last August after a series of militant raids that killed at least […]

Africa’s giraffes are being slaughtered by Joseph Kony’s army

Africa’s giraffes are being slaughtered by Joseph Kony’s army

A member of the Lord’s Resistance ArmyPetterik Wiggers/Panos Pictures Joseph Kony and his notorious Lord’s Resistance Army haven’t gone away since US and Ugandan troops ended their campaign to capture him earlier this year. They have decamped to a politically unstable belt of countries near Uganda, where they and other lawless militias are now decimating […]