6 May 2021
1 year ago
Tanks on the move in Horlivka after midnight
1 year ago
Egyptian carrier @EGYPTAIR to send larger aeroplanes to accommodate more passengers travelling from @HeathrowAirport to Cairo
Lufthansa says it has canceled flights from Frankfurt and Munich to Cairo but will resume flights on Sunday. British Airways earlier said it would suspend flights to Cairo for seven days
1 year ago
The Sunday Telegraph reports that Jeremy Hunt will announce targeted economic sanctions against Iran - possibly including asset freezes - in response to the IRGC's detention of the British ship in the Strait of Hormuz
1 year ago
Lufthansa and British Airways have temporarily suspended all flights to Cairo citing security concerns
[email protected]: "We condemn the seizure of two commercial ships in the Strait of Hormuz. This represents a clear challenge to international freedom of navigation. We urge Iran to immediately release the ships and their crew. The UK has made clear that their priority is to address the situation through dialogue and diplomacy. NATO supports all diplomatic efforts to resolve this situation. All Allies remain concerned by Iran's destabilising activities.
1 year ago
Hackers have successfully targeted FSB—Russia's Federal Security Service. The hackers managed to steal 7.5 terabytes of data from a major contractor, exposing secret FSB projects to de-anonymize Tor browsing, scrape social media, and help the state split its internet off from the rest of the world.
Officials seize $5 million in gold bars at Heathrow Airport, reportedly from drug cartel
Heavy shelling near Maryinka
Authorities of occupied districts of Luhansk region reports that 1 killed, 7 wounded in Pervomaisk. Complete blackout in the city after shelling
1 year ago
Belarus authorities denied information about the troops of the Russian Federation in the Chernobyl zone near the border with Ukraine
Clashes near Pervomaisk - shells reportedly hit areas inside the city
Clashes near Pervomaisk this evening
1 year ago
British Airways has suspended ALL flights to Cairo, Egypt for seven days "as a precaution to allow for further assessment"
SoyuzMS13 is on a four-orbit rendezvous profile with ISS, aiming to dock with the station
Here's a copy of the letter @British_Airways is handing to passengers1 year ago
Here's a copy of the letter @British_Airways is handing to passengers
Soyuz-FG rocket lifts off with SoyuzMS13 spacecraft carrying fresh crew to ISS:
1 year ago
UK Defence Secretary @PennyMordaunt called Iran's seizure of a UK-flagged tanker "an illegal and hostile act" that took place in Oman's waters
1 year ago
Iran will resolve the matter of the seized British ship through its legal channels, @JZarif tells @Jeremy_Hunt in phone call, according to Iranian media
Iranian Revolutionary Guard: British warship failed to protect tanker seized by Iran
1 year ago
Rally at Sakharova avenue in Moscow in support of independent candidates at city elections begin
1 year ago
UK foreign minister Hunt says yesterday's action in Gulf shows worrying signs Iran may be choosing dangerous path of illegal and destabilizing behavior
Police seized ammunition cache in Urus-Martan district of Chechnya
1 year ago
British Foreign Secretary: We will ensure the security of our vessels in the Gulf
1 year ago
Seized British tanker anchored off Iran's Bandar Abbas: port authority
1 year ago
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 20 times. 2 Ukrainian soldiers were killed, 3 wounded
1 year ago
British Foreign Minister: We will respond to the Iranians in a powerful way
London's Metropolitan Police account has been hacked1 year ago
London's Metropolitan Police account has been hacked
1 year ago
British Foreign Secretary: We do not discuss military options, but through diplomacy to resolve the situation
On the evening of 17 July, an SMM long range-UAV lost its GPS signal, assessed as due to probable jamming while flying over Stepanivka (government-controlled, 54km north of Donetsk) and Sofiivka (former Karlo-Marksove, non-government-controlled, 40km north-east of Donetsk), and assessed as jamming while flying over Rovenky (non-government-controlled, 54km south of Luhansk).
1 year ago
British Foreign Secretary warns Iran of dire consequences if British tanker is not released
60y.o. civilian was killed as result of shelling of Krasnohorivka with SPG-9
A man, shot dead with a Kalashnikov in Paris
1 year ago
The crew of the Liberian-registered Mesdar tanker seized in the Persian Gulf are "safe and well" and can continue their voyage after the ship was boarded by armed guards on Friday, manager Norbulk Shipping UK said
Bosnia Presidency Chairman Dodik: Haradinaj's resignation yet another farce
The status of the Mesdar oil tanker is still unclear. The ship is turning away from Iran, according to MarineTraffic.
Crew onboard two seized vessels are a mixture of Russian, Ukrainian, Indian, Latvian and Filipino
1 year ago
Hunt: crews of seized ships comprise a range of nationalities. No British citizens on board either ship. Ambassador in Tehran is in contact with the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Seizures are unacceptable. Essential that freedom of navigation is maintained.
U.K. Foreign Sec. says two ships were seized by Iranian authorities in the Strait of Hormuz1 year ago
U.K. Foreign Sec. says two ships were "seized by Iranian authorities in the Strait of Hormuz"
1 year ago
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says he is "extremely concerned" by the "unacceptable" seizure of two oil tankers by Iranian authorities in the Strait of Hormuz
At least 120mm mortars, but possible 122mm artillery shelling east to Mariupol
2 Ukrainian soldiers shot dead by Russian snipers during engineer works
The police detained a man with a grenade near Verkhovna Rada in Kyiv1 year ago
The police detained a man with a grenade near Verkhovna Rada in Kyiv
Clashes with heavy artillery reported east of Mariupol, at Vodyane
There are Russian citizens among crew of detained tanker Stena Impero - representative of company
Marseille: the body of an old lady found in her apartment several years after her death
Iran has seized a second tanker, the Liberian-flagged MV Mesdar, according to a US official. The order of seizure of this one and the British-flagged tanker isn't clear at this time.
Iran is "nothing but trouble" and US will be speaking with UK. "It goes to show you I was right about Iran." - Trump
"We heard one, we heard two" of Iran seizing oil tankers today, says @POTUS in reply to question. But he declines to say if this crosses a line and how US will respond except to say there's an agreement US has with UK on maritime security.
Crude oil tanker Mesdar (MMSI: 636013579) has diverted from its course, and is headed toward the coast of Iran
US national security council says the U.S. is aware of reports that Iranian forces have seized a British oil tanker and they will continue to work with allies and partners to "defend against Iran's malign behaviour"
The White House: Concerned about Iran's detention of British tanker in Strait of Hormuz
1 year ago
British oil tanker seized by Iran "approached by unidentified small crafts and a helicopter during transit of the Strait of Hormuz while the vessel was in international waters.presently unable to contact the vessel which is heading north towards Iran," company statement
IRGC says 'Stena Impero' was detained for "disregarding international maritime rules + regulations" while passing through the Strait of Hormuz this afternoon.
No contact at present with StenaImpero which has a crew of 23, according to @NorthernMrn.
1 year ago
UK Ministry of Defence investigating possible seizure of British oil tanker in Iranian waters
Marine Traffic: The British carrier seized by Iran sailed from the port of Fujairah
1 year ago
British government convenes meeting of COBRA emergency committee to discuss Iran's capture of UK-flagged oil tanker
1 year ago
UK urgently seeking information after reports of Gulf incident
Trump, France's Macron speak on Iran: White House
Islamic Revolutionary Guard: British oil tanker named Stena Impero has been suspended for violating international navigation laws
At 15:11 UTC (nearly 2 hours ago) British tanker 'Stena Impero' made a sudden turn, diverting severely off its original course towards Al Jubail in Saudi Arabia. At 15:59 UTC the tanker turned sharply towards Iran's Qeshm and Larak islands, last position was at 16:29 UTC.
1 year ago
Kosovo PM Ramush Haradinaj has resigned in an extraordinary press conference, after being invited for an interview with the Hague-based Specialist Chambers, investigating war crimes.
Prime Minister of Kosovo Haradinaj resigned
Video showing President Zelensky pushing Minister of Defense Poltorak1 year ago
Video showing President Zelensky pushing Minister of Defense Poltorak
1 year ago
Practicing the resistance - US, @NATO exercise tests "strategic and operational level decision making to support the planning and execution of resistance operations". Latvia DefMin describes it as "a whole-of-society ability to aid military resistance against illegal occupation"
1 year ago
Strong earthquake shakes Athens, knocks out telecoms in capital
1 year ago
Athens quake measures 5.3 Richter with epicenter 23 kilometers northwest of Athens. No immediate reports of injuries or major damage.
1 year ago
Strong earthquake in Athens - 5.3M
1 year ago
Merkel says Trump tweets attacking congresswomen go against what makes America great
1 year ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 3km NNW of Magoula, Greece
1 year ago
Gibraltar authorities extend detention of Iranian tanker Grace 1 for 30 days
1 year ago
Merkel: All diplomatic opportunities must be used to avoid escalation with Iran
1 year ago
German Chancellor: I am concerned about the situation in the Gulf
1 year ago
Two Serbs in Kosovo under investigation for espionage
NATO denies Vucic's statement about an emergency line with KFOR
1 year ago
Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 9 times. 1 soldier was killed. 2 were wounded
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