Shijal ChudasamaDecember 6, 2022

Drone attacks in Russia increase concerns about the "depth" of the conflict

Drone attacks in Russia increase concerns about the "depth" of the conflict

A day after similar strikes on air bases in the Ryazan and Saratov districts resulted in the deaths of three Russian military personnel, Russia claims to have thwarted a drone attack at an air facility in the Kursk region.

Questions about the "depth" of the conflict have been raised by Monday's drone attacks on airbases in Russia, particularly one in the Ryazan region, which is only 150 km from Moscow.

The attacks, which also damaged a base in the Saratov region and resulted in the deaths of three military men, have not yet been acknowledged by Ukraine as being their work, but if they were, they would be the farthest strike into Russian territory since Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24.

Drone attacks oil tank at Russian airbase
A satellite image shows bomber aircrafts at Engels Air Base in Saratov, Russia

There are questions over if this is the only response, or if there will be another kind of retaliation in a different way

Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 30, 2023

NATO commander calls on South Korea to increase military aid to Ukraine

Jens Stoltenberg, the secretary-general of NATO, has asked South Korea to step up its military aid to Ukraine, citing other nations that have

NATO commander calls on South Korea to increase military aid to Ukraine
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 30, 2023

More Russian military have moved into the Ukraine border region: Governor

According to the regional governor, Russia has sent more troops and equipment to its western Kursk region along the Ukrainian border. Roman

More Russian military have moved into the Ukraine border region: Governor
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 30, 2023

Finland declares it will support Sweden's NATO application.

According to Finland's foreign minister, despite a potential Turkish stumbling block on Sweden's NATO application, both countries still intend to

Finland declares it will support Sweden's NATO application.
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 30, 2023

Death toll from Peshawar mosque explosion rises to 32

A suspected suicide explosion targeting police officers at a mosque in the Pakistani city of Peshawar has left over 30 people dead and 150 others

Death toll from Peshawar mosque explosion rises to 32
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 28, 2023

At a memorial for death camps, Russian "megalomania" in the Ukraine war is mentioned.

A recent massacre in Ukraine by Russian soldiers has been linked by the head of the Auschwitz Nazi death camp memorial to similar misery endured

At a memorial for death camps, Russian "megalomania" in the Ukraine war is mentioned.
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 28, 2023

Afghan artist who is currently a refugee discusses the predicament of women

Thousands of Afghans left the country when the Taliban took back control in August 2021 out of concern for restrictions on their freedoms. One of

Afghan artist who is currently a refugee discusses the predicament of women
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 27, 2023

Sayfullo Saipov, who murdered people on a bike path in New York City, was found guilty of the crime.

An Islamic terrorist who purposely sped a truck down a bike lane in New York City in 2017 and murdered eight people has been found guilty of

Sayfullo Saipov, who murdered people on a bike path in New York City, was found guilty of the crime.
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 27, 2023

US sanctions Wagner Group's financial support from a Chinese company

For allegedly providing satellite footage of Ukraine to support the mercenary Wagner Group's military operations for Russia, the US has sanctioned a

US sanctions Wagner Group's financial support from a Chinese company
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 26, 2023

After securing combat tanks, Ukraine wakes up to devastating attacks

During the wave of missile and drone attacks that Russia launched against Ukraine, at least one person was reported dead in Kyiv. A day after

After securing combat tanks, Ukraine wakes up to devastating attacks
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 26, 2023

"Killing spree" in Iran as the authorities crack down on opposition

Alireza Akbari, a British-Iranian national and former deputy defense minister, was executed by Iran recently on suspicion of spying for the United

"Killing spree" in Iran as the authorities crack down on opposition
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 25, 2023

A US guy was just released from prison after serving 25 years.

After new evidence was submitted by his attorneys, a native Hawaiian man who had been serving a 130-year prison sentence was released. When Judge

A US guy was just released from prison after serving 25 years.
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 25, 2023

Former president of Mauritius appears in court for historic corruption trial

Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, the former president of Mauritius, is currently on trial for allegedly accumulating an illegal personal fortune during his

Former president of Mauritius appears in court for historic corruption trial
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 25, 2023

Judge Tarek Bitar is charged with Beirut blast by Lebanon's chief prosecutor.

According to reports quoting judicial sources, Lebanon's top prosecutor has filed charges against the judge overseeing the investigation into the

Judge Tarek Bitar is charged with Beirut blast by Lebanon's chief prosecutor.
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 24, 2023

Indian university issues advisory against showing Modi documentary from BBC

A prestigious Indian university has threatened its student union with severe disciplinary action if it proceeds with a scheduled screening of a BBC

Indian university issues advisory against showing Modi documentary from BBC
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 24, 2023

Colombian activist murders reach record levels in 2022: Ombudsman

The country's human rights ombudsman reported that more than 200 social leaders and human rights activists perished in Colombia last year as armed

Colombian activist murders reach record levels in 2022: Ombudsman
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 23, 2023

Russian and Estonian embassies are expelled amid "destroyed" relations

As ties between the nations reached a new low over Ukraine, Russia and Estonia announced on Monday that they were exiling the ambassadors from each

Russian and Estonian embassies are expelled amid "destroyed" relations
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 23, 2023

France is still "extremely sexist," according to Watchdog.

In its annual report, an equality monitor established by the government claims that five years after the #MeToo movement began, French society

France is still "extremely sexist," according to Watchdog.
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 21, 2023

Freed women and children who had been abducted in Burkina Faso

66 women and children who were abducted by armed rebels in northern Burkina Faso last week have been freed by security forces. The women and

Freed women and children who had been abducted in Burkina Faso
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 21, 2023

Missile systems spotted on Moscow rooftops are unmentioned by the Kremlin.

The Kremlin has declined to confirm whether Russia is prepared to defend itself against potential attacks in the wake of social media posts showing

Missile systems spotted on Moscow rooftops are unmentioned by the Kremlin.
Shijal ChudasamaJanuary 20, 2023

The allies of Ukraine debate sending tanks.

As the Western allies of Ukraine gathered in Germany to consider bolstering their military backing, Russia claimed to have made battlefield

The allies of Ukraine debate sending tanks.