Russian Defense Minister calls for ‘symmetrical response’ to NATO activities near Western borders

Russian Defense Minister calls for ‘symmetrical response’ to NATO activities near Western borders

An increase in NATO activities forces Russia to undertake symmetrical measures to negate the emerging threats, Sergey Shoigu said at the outside session of the Defense Ministry’s collegium. The Russian minister noted that, in the first half of 2018, NATO conducted 13 large-scale military exercises involving over 40,000 servicemen and 2000 units of combat hardware […]

UK funding 33,000 teachers promoting jihad & martyrdom in Palestine schools, minister admits

UK funding 33,000 teachers promoting jihad & martyrdom in Palestine schools, minister admits

Millions in UK taxpayer money being spent on helping Palestinians is also funding schools teaching a curriculum that promotes martyrdom and jihad against Israel, a government minister has confirmed. In his answers given to the UK Parliament, Minister of State for International Development Alistair Burt confirmed that British taxpayers’ money is funding the wages of […]

‘No Europe Prime Minister could ever comply with it’ – May dismisses EU’s N. The european union decide (VIDEO)

‘No Europe Prime Minister could ever comply with it’ – May dismisses EU’s N. The european union decide (VIDEO)

Theresa May has rejected the EU’s plan to include Northern Ireland in a future customs union. “No UK Prime Minister could ever agree to it,” she told Parliament, as it would jeopardize “the constitutional integrity of the UK.” The European Commission’s plan contravenes the Prime Minister’s stance on Northern Ireland. In essence, May’s position is […]

Israeli minister quits over Sabbath row

Israeli minister quits over Sabbath row

Jerusalem: An ultra-Orthodox minister in Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu`s coalition government quit on Sunday in a dispute over work on the Sabbath, the Jewish day of rest. But a spokesman for health minister Yaakov Litzman told AFP that his United Torah Judaism party would remain in the ruling alliance “at this stage”, preserving Netanyahu`s […]

Indian-origin Priti Patel resigns as UK minister over unauthorised secret meetings with Israel

Indian-origin Priti Patel resigns as UK minister over unauthorised secret meetings with Israel

London: Britain’s senior-most Indian-origin minister Priti Patel has resigned from her Cabinet post over her unauthorised secret meetings with Israeli politicians while on a holiday in the Jewish country. Patel’s position as international development minister had become increasingly untenable after it emerged that she had two further meetings with Israeli officials that were not disclosed […]

Spain Catalonia: Foreign minister denies 'coup' by Madrid

Spain Catalonia: Foreign minister denies 'coup' by Madrid

Media playback is unsupported on your device The Spanish Foreign Minister, Alfonso Dastis, has denied that his government’s move to reassert control over Catalonia amounts to a “coup”. The speaker of the Catalan parliament, Carme Forcadell, called measures announced by the government on Saturday a “de facto coup d’état”. “If anyone has attempted a coup, […]