Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Australia

Australian special forces involved in murder of 39 Afghan civilians, war crimes report alleges

According to the results of the years-long Canberra investigation into the conduct of Australian Special Forces personnel in Afghanistan between 2005 and 2016, the commander of the Australian Defense Forces, General Angus Campbell, confirmed the existence of documented information...

Australia pledges $207 million for a regional vaccine program

Australia will pledge 300 million Australian dollars (207 million US dollars) to provide vaccines for children in the Indian and Pacific region, Australian Minister of Foreign Affairs Maris said on the eve of a global vaccine summit Thursday. "Immunization saves...

Australian Minister: We do not want to enter a trade war with China

Australian Trade Minister Simon Birmingham said that his country does not wish to enter into a trade war with China after Beijing announced tariffs on exports of Australian barley, the Australian minister explained. His country does not administer its...

Smoke wraps Melbourne despite cold weather

Melbourne is still covered in dangerous smoke while at least 180 strikes continue to burn across Victoria and New South Wales (NSW) despite heavy rainfall in the area. Forest fires in Australia may last longer despite the colder weather this...

Australians demand Scott Morrison to step down over forest fires

Australian cities witnessed mass rallies on Saturday, in protest against the central government's handling of the forest fires that have been going on there since last September. Voice of America Radio - in its English language publication - said that...

Australia fires nearly destroyed Flinders Chase National Park, Two confirmed dead

In Australia fires, Two people were killed and a national park was nearly destroyed at the famous Kangaroo Island tourist site, authorities said Saturday. Bad weather factors made it possible for Australia fires to continue to burn the Flinders Chase...

Australia: Forest fires death toll rises to 12

The Australian authorities confirmed, Wednesday morning, the death of a third person in the devastating forest fires that struck the southeastern coast this week, and a fourth loss, possibly as well as the navy forces rushed to provide supplies...

Sydney welcomes 2020 with fireworks show amid forest fires

The city of Sydney is smoked today, with extreme heat and winds fueling forest fires in southeastern Australia. Fireworks show in conjunction with New Year's celebration held at the harbour, despite the public concerns. Authorities have urged tourists in Sydney,...

Australia bushfires: Firefighter killed and two injured in New South Wales

Australia bushfires: A volunteer Australian firefighter died on Monday, while two others were burned after their truck overturned due to strong winds in the midst of wild forest fires in the country. The fire department said in a tweet on...

Australia witnessed hottest day ever to reach 40.9 degrees

Australia has recorded the warmest day ever, according to preliminary results of the Meteorological Office. Radio France International said Wednesday, that the average maximum temperature across the country was 40.9 degrees Celsius, setting a previous record of 40.3 degrees set...
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NATO: Early withdrawal could expose Afghanistan to terrorism

NATO said that an early withdrawal from Afghanistan could leave the country a haven for international terrorism. The Secretary-General of...
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Trump’s European allies resisted sanctions on Iranian banks

A diplomatic correspondence showed that Germany, France, and Britain urged the administration of US President Donald Trump in late October to reconsider imposing new...

Britain to keep the Christmas shut until Easter in April

Easter has been set to lift the strict Corona lockdown rules in the United Kingdom, which were approved by the government during the Christmas...

10 things you didn’t know about the Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh

The assassination of the Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, whose name, life, and position he used to hold in Iran was released into the...

Biden appointed Linda Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador

US President-elect Joe Biden said that the US Secretary of State, Anthony Blinken, will work to restore US foreign relations, explaining that Mayoras will...