Iran-backed militias and protesters begin to withdraw from US embassy in Iraq

Iran-backed militias and protesters begin to withdraw from US embassy in Iraq

Supporters of Iran-backed Iraqi paramilitary groups began to withdraw from the U.S. embassy in Baghdad on Wednesday, a day after they stormed the outer perimeter, forcing Washington to dispatch extra troops and threaten reprisals against Iran. The demonstrators, angry at U.S. airstrikes that targeted an Iran-backed group and killed at least 25 people, hurled rocks … Read more…

US deploying 750 soldiers after protest at US Embassy in Iraq, Defense Secretary Mark Esper says

US deploying 750 soldiers after protest at US Embassy in Iraq, Defense Secretary Mark Esper says

Mark Esper, U.S. Secretary of Defense, attends a welcoming ceremony for joint chiefs of staff Chairman Mark Milley at Fort Myer in Arlington, Virginia. Chris Kleponis | Bloomberg | Getty Images The United States is immediately deploying about 750 soldiers to the Middle East in response to the violent protests at the U.S. Embassy in … Read more…

Trump says Iran will be held 'fully responsible' for attack on embassy

Trump says Iran will be held ‘fully responsible’ for attack on embassy

US President Donald Trump makes a major announcement October 27, 2019 the White House in Washington, DC. – Trump confirmed the death of Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the world’s most wanted man, during an overnight US special operation in northwest Syria. Jim Watson | AFP | Getty Images This is breaking news. Please … Read more…

Chris Oyakhilome's Christ Embassy indicted for fraud

Chris Oyakhilome’s Christ Embassy indicted for fraud

A five-year long investigation of the United Kingdom (UK) branch of Christ Embassy and its board of trustees, has uncovered some fraudulent activities in the church. The investigation carried out by UK Charity Commission, exposed the massive fraud in the mega-church under the leadership of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome. The probe The commission, in a report … Read more…

Brazil shows presence in Jerusalem

Brazil shows presence in Jerusalem

Brazil now has a commercial agency in Jerusalem. Soon the embassy will also be moved there; this is a “natural and normal” step, said the son of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro. Brazil wants to “set an example for the rest of Latin America”, added Eduardo Bolsonaro in the presence of the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The President’s … Read more…