Saturday, August 20th, 2011


Egypt demand for investigation for killings

EGYPT: An official protest is loaded by Egypt to Israel demanding an investigation into the killings of three security officials during an Israeli military operation near the border, Egyptian state media reported. The official MENA news agency reported on Friday, “Egypt filed an official complaint with Israel following yesterday’s deaths at the border between Israel and Egypt.” “Egypt has demanded an urgent probe into the circumstances of the deaths and injuries of Egyptian forces’ members inside our borders.” State broadcaster Nile TV and MENA said on Thursday that three securityRead More

“Whoever did it in the holy month of Ramadan cannot be a Muslim”: Suicide bombers attack on a Mosque in Khyber

KHYBER (PAKISTAN): During Friday prayers at a mosque close to the Afghan border A suicide bomber struck worshippers, left 48 people dead and 85 wounded. Official said they may have been aimed at anti-Taliban elders. Pakistan has lost more than 35,000 people in militant violence since 2007, with mosques, markets and hotels all targeted. But the attack was especially shocking because it came not only on Islam’s holiest day of the week, but also its holiest month, when observant Muslims fast during the daytime and spend extra time in prayerRead More

Maoist attack: Ten killed people killed in Chhattisgarh

BASTAR: On Friday during a Maoist fight in the deep south of Chhattisgarh an ambush left nine policemen and one civilian dead in Bijapur on Friday evening. Flanked by Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra Bijapur is the state’s southernmost district. At a river crossing between Bhadrakali and Bhopalpatnam, an area that falls near the trijunction of the states, Maoists ambushed a joint party of district police and Chhattisgarh armed force (CAF). “The party left Bhadrakali police station in the morning to secure the area since some personnel were returning from leave.Read More