Connect with us

News

Four Stabbed As White Supremacists Staged Protest Rejecting US Election

Published

on

Four People were stabbed Saturday night in Washington DC as white supremacists and Trump supporters staged a protest rejecting the US presidential election.

The stabbings took place in the area of 11th Street Northwest and F Street Northwest, about four blocks west of the White House. All four patients are in critical condition, officials said.

Two police officers were also taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. In addition, the D.C. mayor’s office said at least 23 people have been arrested as of 9 p.m.

Those arrests included 10 for simple assault, six for assaults on a police officer, four for riotous acts, two for crossing a police line and one for possession of a prohibited weapon (a stun gun).

According to ABC News, Washington State Patrol said its bomb squad detonated a “reported IED,” which was determined to be a large commercial firework. It had been lit and tossed at protesters, but did not go off.

“Had the device detonated, it could have caused significant injury,” police said.

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

Japanese Cargo Ship Reportedly Hit by a Russian Missile Off the Coast of Ukraine

Published

on

By

A cargo ship owned by a Japanese firm has been reportedly hit by a missile off the coast of Ukraine in the Black Sea on Friday, injuring one crew member.

According to Japan Times, the cargo ship Namura Queen was damaged and one of the 20 Filipino crew sustained a nonlife threatening injury.

The ship can operate under its own steam and has headed to Turkey, where the damage to the vessel will be assessed, the report said. Ukraine authorities said the missile was fired by Russian forces, following their military invasion of Ukraine earlier this week.

Also a Moldovan-flagged chemical tanker was hit as reported by Reuters.

(more…)

Continue Reading

News

Patriotism: Two Ukrainian Kids Seen Paying Respect To The Troop [PHOTO]

Published

on

By

This emotional and patriotic photo was shared on social media. It captured two Ukrainian kids paying their respect to Ukrainian troops heading to the war front.

True patriotism!

Continue Reading

News

Russia Attacks Ukraine, Citizens Asked To Pick Up Arms And Fight

Published

on

By

Russian President Vladimir Putin has launched a military operation in Ukraine, with explosions heard across the country. Weeks of intense diplomacy and the imposition of Western sanctions on Russia failed to deter Putin, who had massed between over  150,000 troops along the borders of Ukraine.

Putin said he had authorised military action to defend itself against what he said were threats emanating from Ukraine.

Ukrainian military has said that they’ve shot down six Russian jets and helicopters in the eastern region, as Russian troops moved into the neighbouring country’s territories. Aircraft and an aggressor helicopter were shot down near the area of the Joint Forces.

The command also said that Ukraine’s military units are keeping their positions as “the enemy suffers losses.”

Ukranian Defense Minister has asked anyone who is ready and able to hold a weapon can join the Territorial Defense Force.

Continue Reading

Trending

Copyright © 2020 Nosa Irabor Blog.