Daily Archive: February 7, 2017

US Tanks Infantry Fighting Vehicles Arrive in Estonia Amid NATO Buildup on Russian Borders

US military hardware, including M1A2 Abrams battle tanks and Bradley infantry fighting vehicles, have arrived in the northern Estonian town of Tapa as part of continued US efforts to counter the alleged Russian threat. More than 50 units of US military equipment, including four battle tanks and 15 infantry fighting vehicles, were delivered to Tapa, the Estonian Defense Forces said...

Israeli MPs Vote to Legalize 4000 Settler Homes in West Bank Amid Annexation Outcry

The Israeli parliament has greenlighted the legalization of nearly 4,000 settler homes in Area C of the West Bank as it passed a controversial retroactive bill. Prior to its approval, the bill was likened to annexation and blasted by Israel’s attorney general. The highly controversial legislation, which challenges both international and Israeli law, was backed by 60 Knesset deputies and...

Ministry of Silly Stunts? Bizarre Pakistani School for Razor Wire Tricks Seeks Govt Funding

A school in a war-torn region of Pakistan helping lionhearted stunt artists to master outlandish tricks, such as eyelid weightlifting and nail walking, wants the government to provide it with funding. The private academy is run by stunt master Ghulam Farooq, who last Sunday displayed the stomach-churning feats that go on at the Balochistan province school. Farooq carries out gut-wrenching...