DRC violence: Beni victims say attackers wore military uniforms

Victims of recent attacks by the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) armed group in Democratic Republic of Congo’s eastern Beni region have told Aljazeera that their assailants were often dressed in Congolese military fatigue and killed indiscriminately. Nearly one thousand people have been killed since October. The ADF was formed in western Uganda in the 1990s, … Read more DRC violence: Beni victims say attackers wore military uniforms

Pentagon fails to track $751mn weapons it sent to Syria – audit

A Pentagon report has accused the US military of failing to keep track of weapons worth hundreds of millions of dollars in Syria. It suggests weapons were left ‘vulnerable to loss or theft’… which has, in turn, sky-rocketed operational costs, and had other major consequences too. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out … Read more Pentagon fails to track $751mn weapons it sent to Syria – audit

Pot is stirring: Turkey moves military equipment to Syrian border

Turkey started deployment of military vehicles and equipment to be sent to neighbouring Syria’s Idlib province. The footage shows truck convoy carrying army tanks through Hatay town. MORE: https://on.rt.com/abfz Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow … Read more Pot is stirring: Turkey moves military equipment to Syrian border

Calls to cut ties with Myanmar | The World

Human Rights Watch is calling on the federal government to avoid dealings with Myanmar after a meeting with the country’s top military commander, who’s been accused of being responsible for crimes against ethnic Rohingya Muslims. Read more here: For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: … Read more Calls to cut ties with Myanmar | The World

Coronavirus: South Korea has seen its confirmed cases spike – BBC News

South Korea has stepped up measures to contain the spread of the deadly new coronavirus, as confirmed infections rose sharply for a second day. Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun said it was now an emergency situation. The southern cities of Daegu and Cheongdo have been declared “special care zones”. The streets of Daegu are now largely … Read more Coronavirus: South Korea has seen its confirmed cases spike – BBC News

Fighting rages in northwest Syria; two Turkish troops killed

As the Syrian government battles to take the last rebel-held province in the country, Turkey says two of its soldiers have been killed and five injured in air attacks near Idlib. The Turkish military has been shelling Syrian government positions in the northwestern city of Saraqeb, as Syrian government forces conduct air raids in the … Read more Fighting rages in northwest Syria; two Turkish troops killed

Burned out doctors or broken system? | The Stream

First, do no harm. The main tenet of the Hippocratic Oath doctors take when beginning their career to care for patients. But what happens when they have to navigate roadblocks that prevent them from putting patients first? Issues of insurance, electronic medical record-keeping, litigation, and budgets mean many doctors face as much time filling out … Read more Burned out doctors or broken system? | The Stream

Inside Idlib: Life Under Siege

Syrian forces backed by Russian military power are closing in on the last opposition stronghold of Idlib. In the last three months 900,000 people mostly women and children have fled their homes to escape the bombing and the shelling, which has destroyed homes, hospitals and many, many lives. Our Special correspondent Alex Crawford has just … Read more Inside Idlib: Life Under Siege

US armored vehicle runs Russian military jeep off Syrian road

The footage purports to show a US armored personnel carrier pushing a Russian military jeep off the road in north eastern Syria. MORE: https://on.rt.com/abct Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow … Read more US armored vehicle runs Russian military jeep off Syrian road

Libya crisis: More than 200 schools in conflict zones closed

The United Nations hopes talks aimed at reaching a ceasefire in Libya will restart. The talks were suspended this week after forces loyal to renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar shelled a Tripoli port. With civilians in the firing line, more than 200 schools have shut. And, as Al Jazeera’s Charles Stratford explains from Tripoli, that … Read more Libya crisis: More than 200 schools in conflict zones closed