Pentagon denounces any unilateral military action in ‘their’ part of Syria as unacceptable

The US is worried that “unilateral” military action against its proxy forces might jeopardize its foothold in Syria, claiming that the Kurds are vital in the battle against IS, as Turkey vows to get rid of “separatist terrorists.” Despite major breakthroughs in the battle against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) terrorists and in the ongoing […]

Trump says Khashoggi death ‘unacceptable’, but he ‘prefers’ to keep defense contracts with Saudis

Calling Saudi Arabia a crucial ally against Iran that purchases billions of dollars-worth of US weapons, Donald Trump lamented Khashoggi’s “unacceptable” death but praised Riyadh for making the first arrests in the ongoing probe. “It is a good first step. It is a big step,” Trump said, admitting, though, that “some questions” do remain and […]

‘Such racist treatment for his religious beliefs is unacceptable’ – Erdogan wades in on Ozil affair

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has hit out at the “unacceptable treatment” of Mesut Ozil, which he believes stems from prejudice towards the former Germany midfielder’s religious beliefs. Read more Ozil walked out on his international career after what he saw as “racism and disrespect” for his Turkish roots and claiming he had been made […]

‘Unacceptable’: Turkey slams US-led coalition’s new Syria ‘border force’ using Kurdish militias

The US-led coalition says it is helping to create a thousands-strong “Border Security Force” in Syria using Kurdish SDF militias. Washington’s support, branded “unacceptable” by Ankara, is further straining bilateral ties. Some 230 new recruits are already undergoing training in the “BSF’s inaugural class,” the Coalition’s Public Affairs Officer Colonel Thomas F. Veale told the […]

Yemen crisis: ‘Unacceptable that people die from totally preventable reasons’

The world needs to respond to the urgent humanitarian situation in Yemen, otherwise millions won‘t be able to provide the basic necessities of a decent life for their families, said Ralph El Hage, ICRC regional spokesperson. At least 25 people were reportedly killed by a Saudi coalition airstrike at a busy market in the southwestern […]

‘Unacceptable interference in domestic affairs’: Egypt summons several Western ambassadors

Published time: 5 Nov, 2017 17:10 Egypt summoned the ambassadors from Germany, Italy, and the Netherlands on Sunday, and is also going to summon the ambassadors of the UK and Canada, to protest a statement in which the above-mentioned countries condemned the detention of a human rights lawyer, Ibrahim Metwaly. The Egyptian Foreign Ministry has […]

Washington’s economic war against Russian gas supplies to Europe unacceptable – Gerhard Schroeder

Published time: 20 Oct, 2017 14:13 The United States would like to weaken Russia’s energy cooperation with the European Union, said former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder, adding it’s unacceptable to create barriers to Russian gas deliveries to the German market. Read more “It’s wrong if the Americans and the European Union somehow resist each other […]

‘Disrespectful, unacceptable and meddling’: Cuba slams Trump’s UN address

HAVANA (Reuters) – Cuba on Tuesday slammed U.S. President Donald Trump’s latest comments about the island as “disrespectful, unacceptable and meddling,” while reiterating it was not involved in the alleged incidents that had harmed U.S. diplomats in Havana. The sharply worded Foreign Ministry statement came after U.S. and Cuban delegations met in Washington to discuss […]

Susanna Reid SHOCKED as Diane Abbott quotes online abuse: ‘It’s completely unacceptable’

The politician appeared on the ITV show this morning to talk about the levels of abuse she’d been getting, which is revealed to have accounted for half of all abuse received by MPs. Susanna, 46, could be heard gasping after Diane, 63, repeated some of the horrendous abuse including a racial slur and a swear […]