Political Party Rallies in Turkey

Hundreds turn up to cheer for their chosen party. Turkey is seeing “Election Fever” as voters and supporters arrive in droves to canvass for their party leader. The two parties between which the contest is on are the Justice and Development Party and the Republican People’s Party. Erdogan, the leader of the former and Kemal, […]

Ahmadinejad Appoints Caretaker

The Iranian Premier assigns a deputy. After much debate, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the Iranian Head of State has appointed a caretaker for the Oil Ministry. The chosen man is Mohammad Aliabadi. 165 of the 198 members of parliament supported this decision. Previously, Ahmadinejad had taken over the Oil Ministry which proved to be an unpopular decision. […]

Pakistan’s Western Border Unsafe

The Afghan border is being infiltrated by insurgents. Pakistan is fighting a losing battle with militants. Ever since the war on terror, suicide bombers and dissident elements have plagued Pakistani society. Islamabad has stepped up action on all fronts to end this menace but the guerrilla nature of the enemy makes eradicating the scourge a […]

Egypt Closes Gaza Strip Crossing

The Egyptians block the border crossing to Israel. After a month of opening the Gaza Strip crossing, through which many Palestinians migrated, Egypt has finally closed it. This has angered many people who had come with the expectation of crossing it. Belligerent Palestinians gathered in crowds at the crossing. Israel would probably be happy at […]