Nigeria has been gripped by violent protests since early October when a rally against police brutality in Lagos resulted in law enforcement personnel opening fire at peaceful demonstrators, triggering unrest with buildings being set on fire, vehicles destroyed and shops looted.
On Saturday, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar stated that the country’s military is checking its S-400 air defence systems and preparing them for deployment.
Mass protests have been occurring in Belarus since presidential elections in August. According to the authorities, President Alexander Lukashenko gained 80.1 percent of the vote, however, the opposition claimed that Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, not Lukashenko won the election, and accused the president of committing election fraud.
FLOTUS Melania is known to be reserved when it comes to demonstrating emotions, and it appears her reputation is so “settled” that smiling pictures of her turning up in the media and internet immediately cause public scrutiny.
The insect is the world’s largest hornet, with the queens reaching 5 centimetres in length. Scientists in the US state of Washington previously set 1,400 traps in order to catch the dangerous insect, but only managed to capture one hornet.
The young woman is a member of the notorious feminist group FEMEN, which was founded in Ukraine in 2008 and has affiliates in France and Germany. The group says it fights against the patriarchy, social inequality, and gender discrimination.
Earlier this week, Tehran conducted air defence war games after stray missiles and shells made their way into Iranian territory amid ongoing hostilities between neighbouring Armenia and Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh.
The pandemic continues to spread across the world, reaching 42,500,000 cases globally, with the highest number of infected in the United States (8.5 million cases and 224,000 deaths). India (7.8 million infected and almost 118,000 deaths) is second and Brazil (5.3 million infections and a death toll of almost 157,000) is third.