Iraqi Al-Balad Airbase hit by several rockets – 4 injured

Iraq’s Ain Al-Assad Base after it was attacked by Iran’s Revolutionary Guards last week. Image credit: Aljezeera By BO Staff Writer The Iraqi Armed Forces has announced via its official Twitter account that the country’s Al-Balad Airbase, which is based in the Salah Al-Deen Province, has been hit by 8 Katyusha rockets which has left …

Brazilians ask Bolsonaro to keep quiet on US attack in Iraq

Image credit: telesurenglish By BO Staff Writer Brazilians took to the internet and called on their rightwing President, Jair Bolsonaro, to be silent on the US attack in Iraq’s capital, Baghdad, in which the Iranian Major General Qassem Soleimani, amongst others, was assassinated. Two hashtags are reportedly trending on social media, namely: #BolsonaroFicaCalado (meaning Bolsonaro, …

Iran’s Armed Forces vow ‘punishing response’ to Soleimani’s assassination

A logo of General Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces Iran’s General Staff of Armed Forces has issued a statement vowing that elements behind the assassination of Major General Qassem Soleimani will face a punishing response. “Without doubt, those who have ordered and carried out this crime will have to await a harsh response that they …