WashingtonA declassified audit from the US Department of Defense, newly released, shows that the Pentagon has not the faintest idea what happened to more than $1 billion in weaponry and military equipment meant for the Iraqi Army.
WashingtonAccording to the US Department of State in its Congressional Budget Justification on Foreign Assistance it has released on Tuesday, aid to Ukraine is being halved from $667 million in 2016 to $203 million.
ManchesterAn “explosion in chatter” on social media was reported as news of the Manchester suicide bomb attack broke in the media. Accounts linked videos of Islamists cheering to the first statement about the explosion in the Manchester Arena last night.
BrusselsThe US embassy in Belgium has granted a group $200,000 to promote "positive narratives" about migrants flooding into Europe.
HomsDamascus has consolidated its position on Sunday with the complete withdrawal of militants from the western Syrian city of Homs. The move marked a major shift in the balance of forces.
WashingtonThe United States is in great danger of being overtaken by the Russian Orthodox Church, according to Time magazine.
LondonBritish Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is telling voters that Russia will likely interfere in the forthcoming British general election.
OaklandThe first "all-female" American college to admit male undergraduate students who identify themselves as "female" has officially declared a “financial emergency”.
Montgomery, AlabamaOfficials in New Orleans, Louisiana, have been removing several Confederate monuments citing reasons such as "white racism" and "slavery" in Southern cities and rejecting historical American emblems on public property. But Alabama won't be following their example.
The head of the UN Security Council’s counterterrorism agency has warned that foreign ISIS fighters finding their way into Europe, could be “more dangerous” than previous waves of returnees.