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ISIS Suffering Great Losses in Kobane

ISIS Suffering Great Losses in Kobane

In the border town of Kobane near Syria, US air strikes and the combined might of the Iraq and Kurdish forces had reduced the number of Islamic State fighters (ISIS) as they fight to control the town. According to US Secretary of State John Kerry, …

Menopause Won’t Exist in 20 Years Claim Leading Scientists

Menopause Won’t Exist in 20 Years Claim Leading Scientists

Over the last 10 years there has been a rapid progression in the areas of stem cell science and regenerative therapies. One of the scientists right in the thick of the action is Aubrey de Grey, and rather amazingly he recently claimed that the …

Leung Says Beijing Will Not Reverse its Decision, He Will Not Step Down From Office

Leung Says Beijing Will Not Reverse its Decision, He Will Not Step Down From Office

Hong Kong’s unpopular Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said that the Central Government of China will not back down on its decision in limiting the voting reforms despite the pro-democracy protester’s threat of a Wednesday deadline. Leung is …

Kobani Refugees Urge Syrian Kurdish to Call for Increased International Intervention

Kobani Refugees Urge Syrian Kurdish to Call for Increased International Intervention

Despite the French air strike that brought down an Islamic State Logistics Centre in northern Iraq, IS forces are advancing into the Kobani region, a safe territory for Kurds in Syria. Meanwhile, Kurdish Syrian and Turkey fighters and political …

Iraq’s Future Uncertain Post-ISIS Crisis

Iraq’s Future Uncertain Post-ISIS Crisis

Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga forces and the Iraqi military had re-captured the town of Amerli from the Islamic State’s two-month siege. Making recent gains in Mosul and saving the Yazidis with the help of mountains, the Kurdish Peshmerga fighters are …

Analysts Say Mission Creep Could Be Avoided with Precise and Effective US Actiont

Analysts Say Mission Creep Could Be Avoided with Precise and Effective US Actiont

The US’ involvement by participation of air strikes in Iraq could be quick and less complicated if it takes care of the Islamic State (IS) as soon as possible, according to James Jefrrey, former American Ambassador to Iraq from 2010 to 2012 who …

UN, US Declares Israel-Gaza Truce Successful

UN, US Declares Israel-Gaza Truce Successful

According to both US Secretary of State John Kerry and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Israel and Gaza leaders have both agreed to a 72-hour ceasefire from 5PM local time, Friday. Non-government organisations will use it as a window to provide …

Weighing up England’s fly-half options

Weighing up England’s fly-half options

While on paper it may be hard to take too many positives away from their 3-0 series defeat in New Zealand this summer, the fact is that Stuart Lancaster will now be preparing for the autumn internationals feeling fairly positive about a lot of what …

Russia Accuses US of Fuelling Political Strife in Ukraine

Russia Accuses US of Fuelling Political Strife in Ukraine

According to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, the United States is further inflaming the political crisis in Ukraine. He added that the issue could be resolved easily if it were left to the EU and Russia. Lavrov said that the US is …

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