Hundreds of protesters climbed over the blast walls surrounding Baghdad’s highly-fortified Green Zone

      BAGHDAD (AP) -- Hundreds of protesters climbed over the blast walls surrounding Baghdad's highly-fortified Green Zone for the first time on Saturday and stormed into parliament, carrying Iraqi flags and chanting against the government. The breach marked a major escalation in the country's political crisis following months of anti-government protests, sit-ins and …

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Russia: Deployment Of US Troops To Syria Is Violation Of Sovereignty

    Russia: Deployment Of US Troops To Syria Is Violation Of Sovereignty   Moscow has raised concerns over the deployment of 150 US soldiers in Rumeilan, northeastern Syria, without the consent of the Syrian government, calling the move a “violation of the country’s sovereignty.” Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said: “Speaking from the …

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