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Bolivia opposition figure calls on military in election crisis

Bolivia opposition figure calls on military in election crisis

Tension rose in Bolivia's election crisis on Sunday after an opposition figure called on the military to take ‘the side of the people’ and vowed to oust leftist President Evo Morales.

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of nuclear talks

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of nuclear talks

North Korea fired what appeared to be a submarine-launched ballistic missile, Seoul said Wednesday, just days before Washington and Pyongyang were set to resume long-stalled nuclear talks.

Shura Council Speaker affirms Qatar's rejection of military escalation in region

Shura Council Speaker affirms Qatar's rejection of military escalation in region

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud expressed Qatar's concern over the current tension in the Gulf region, affirming Qatar's rejection of any military escalation in the region ...

Russian military base blast kills two, causes radiation spike

Russian military base blast kills two, causes radiation spike

Two people died in an explosion at a military base in the Russian far north Thursday that caused a brief spike in radiation, the second accident to hit the country's facilities in a week.

Military ties with France reviewed

Military ties with France reviewed

Amiri Signal Corps and Information Technology Commander Major General Abdulaziz Falah al-Dosary met Lt General Thierry Carlier, director, International Development of General Directorate for Armament of France ...

Sudanese opposition rejects military's transition plan after day of violence

Sudanese opposition rejects military's transition plan after day of violence

Sudan's opposition on Tuesday rejected a plan by its military rulers to hold elections within nine months, a day after the worst bout of violence since Omar al-Bashir was ousted as president in April.

Military Police Command celebrates graduation of training courses

Military Police Command celebrates graduation of training courses

Under the patronage of HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah, the Military Police Command celebrated the graduation of its 2019 training courses ...

Military offers more sops to Sudan opposition

Military offers more sops to Sudan opposition

The interim military council leading Sudan says it will work with opposition parties and activist groups to restructure the country's government towards civilian rule.

10 bank robbers shot dead in Brazil

10 bank robbers shot dead in Brazil

At least 10 bank robbers were shot dead Thursday after Brazilian military police busted a gang trying to blow up ATM machines near Sao Paulo, officials said.

Five arrested after Maltese military seizes tanker hijacked by migrants

Five arrested after Maltese military seizes tanker hijacked by migrants

Five men were arrested Thursday after Maltese armed forces took control of a tanker that was hijacked by migrants off Libya and the ship docked in Malta.

US and South Korea end large-scale joint military exercises

US and South Korea end large-scale joint military exercises

The US and South Korea will end two large annual combined military exercises to aid the push for a diplomatic resolution to the deadlock over North Korea's nuclear weapons programme ...

Venezuela 'on alert,' suspends links with Curacao to block aid

Venezuela 'on alert,' suspends links with Curacao to block aid

Venezuela's military said Tuesday it was on alert at its frontiers following threats by US President Donald Trump and suspended air and sea links with the island of Curacao ahead of a planned aid shipment.