Nigeria, August 23 — In the latest air strikes by the Nigerian Air Force against terrorist group Boko Haram resulted in a possible fatal wounding of Boko Haram’s leader Abubakar Shekau. Nigerian military spokesman Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman said “Their leader, so-called ‘Abubakar Shekau’, is believed to be fatally wounded…

Germany, August 22 — German car manufacturer Volkswagen has apparently stopped production amid key supplier disagreements. DW reports as many as 30 thousand people are affected. Supplier of cast gearbox components ES Automobilguss and supplier of seat covers Cartrim which both belong to the Prevent supply group stopped their…

Russia, August 22 — Russia’s newest Beriev A-100 AWACS (airborne early warning and control) aircraft is scheduled for test flight next March with “maiden flight by 2018”. The new Russian Air Force A-100 is said to be able to detect enemy targets at ranges exceeding 600km (372.8 miles). Conjectures…

Russia, August 18 — Prosecutors in Russia have labeled the International Republican Institute NGO lead by US Senator John McCain as “undesirable organization” reports RT, continuing further to ban group’s operations in Russia including any communications between the group and Russian citizens. The article cites “threat to the foundations…

Turkey, August 21 — “There are strong indications that the attack was carried out by ISIL. A suicide bomber aged between 12 and 14 blew himself up. We know that ISIL has been trying to gain ground in Gaziantep for a while now,” President Erdogan. This is the latest development after…

Germany, August 19 — German legislators have released their “Berlin Declaration” which includes provisions for a partial ban on burqas – full-faced veils in public. This could make Germany fourth European country to explicitly ban the controversial face cover after Belgium, France and Netherlands. The United States’ First Amendment…

Afghanistan, Aug 20 — Newest Taliban offensive campaign has succeeded in capturing Khan Abad in Kunduz province after fierce fighting. This province is at the far north of Afghanistan. Earlier this month Taliban also succeeded in capturing Dahana-e-Ghori in Baghlan province which is located just south of Kunduz province after a…

In the latest rocket aggression reportedly launched somewhere from north Gaza Strip landing in Israeli city of Sderot without causing any injuries or death. As expected a retaliatory response ensued from the Israeli Defense Force striking terrorist targets in city of Beit Hanoun in northeast Gaza Strip. You can read the full…