Earthquake of Dangerous 6.8 Magnitude Rocks Indonesia

Earthquake of Dangerous 6.8 Magnitude Rocks Indonesia

One of the largest earthquakes in Indonesia’s history hit Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, at 5:55 p.m. EST. It struck northern Sumatra, which is 130 km southeast of Banda Aceh. As reported by the United States Geological Survey, a tidal wave warning was not instantly issued. At the time of this report, the extent of the […]

Italian Prime Minister Revokes His Sovereign Power

Italian Prime Minister Revokes His Sovereign Power

The BBC states that the Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has resigned. He issued his resignation after being heavily defeated in trying to reform the nation’s constitution, on Dec. 4, 2016. The leader has announced that he will be held responsible for the outcome. An exit poll, created by state broadcaster RAI, declared that 64-58 […]

Iraqi Special Forces Plan to Retake Mosul

Iraqi Special Forces Plan to Retake Mosul

The Military Times stated that a senior Iraqi commander said that Iraqi special forces have retaken 19 neighborhoods on the eastern side of Mosul. They have retaken the districts from the radical groups since the battle began last month. The statement was made on Nov. 30, 2016, by Brigade General Haider Fadhil. The general said […]