Pentagon opposed Trump’s threat to attack Iranian cultural sites

It would be recalled that Donald Trump made a daring twit after the drone strike that killed general Qassem Soleimani that: “We have targeted 52 Iranian sites (representing the 52 American hostages taken by Iran many years ago), some at a very high level & important to Iran & Iranian culture, and those targets, and […]

Ugandan guards are being used to control Iraqi protesters

The looming war between the United States of America (USA) and Iran seems to be building up gradually. The current strike and daring statements from top Iranian officials following the death of soleimani and the bold threats from Donald Trump could surely degenerate into something serious. Our worry is the direct involvement of Africans in […]

US army base in Kenya attacked

A statement from the Kenyan Defence Forces (KDF) on Sunday morning revealed that “at around, 5:30 am an attack was launched in Manda Air Strip by Al-Shabab fighters.” Manda Air Strip, in Lamu County, is used by US and Kenyan military personnel in the East African State. “The attempted breach was successfully repulsed. Four terrorist […]

Djibouti, Eritrea face threats as US-Iran conflict escalates

International crisis groups issue alert warning to Eritrea and Djibouti as Iran, US tension escalates. The conflict continues to intensify between Iran and the US, nearby African countries of Eritrea and Djibouti could be affected, the United States is backing its ally Saudi Arabia against the Iran-backed Houthi rebels. The ICG (International crisis group) issued […]

Trump ordered the killing of Iran’s heroic national figure, General Qasem Soleimani

As tensions continue to mount President Trump has ordered the killing of General Qasem Soleimani, Iran’s most powerful military figure. A statement from the Pentagon said, “At the direction of the president, the US military has taken decisive defensive action to protect US personnel abroad by killing Qasem Soleimani.” It further stressed that; “The United […]