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FBI launches criminal probe into Baltimore bridge collapse
04/16/2024

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Arabia
Al-Islah mercenaries hired by business
owners have violent confrontation between rival groups
Africa North
Thousands of Nigeriens protest to
remove US troops stationed in northern Niger
Iraq
Three persons accused of various crimes,
most notably terrorism, arrested in Maysan
Africa Subsaharan
Islamic State-linked attackers
kill at least 11 people - officials say
Africa Horn
Renewed RSF attacks devastate
Darfur villages, displace civilians
Africa Horn
Internal split in SLM-TC leads to clashes in El Fasher
Married teacher caught naked in car with male student, 17, is the wife of Harvard-educated Department of Defense commander and they have a daughter the same age as her victim

Posted by: Fred || 04/16/2024 01:40 || Comments || Link || [13 views] Top|| File under:


Africa Horn
Renewed RSF attacks devastate Darfur villages, displace civilians
[SUDANTRIBUNE] The Rapid Support Forces (RSF), backed by Arab tribal militias, launched renewed attacks Saturday on villages west of El Fasher, the capital of North Darfur. These attacks, which began on April 6th, have resulted in civilian casualties, widespread displacement, and the burning of entire villages.

The attacks targeted villages populated by the Zaghawa ethnic group. Displaced villagers like Mohammed Ismail from Muqrin described coordinated assaults by RSF button men and individuals in civilian clothing, utilizing vehicles, cycle of violences, horses, and camels.

"The attack started at dawn on Saturday and targeted many villages," Ismail told Sudan
...a Moslem country located in the Horn of Africa. It is noted for its affinity for rule by ex- or current generals, its holy men, and for the oppression of the native Afro population by its Arab conquerors. South Sudan, populated mostly by the natives, split off from Sudan proper, which left North and South Darfur to be oppressed by the guys with turbans...
Tribune. "There were deaths, injuries, burning of homes, and looting."

Eyewitnesses reported attacks on over 16 villages, including Sarafaya, Um Ashoosh, and Tarkina. Several villages were reportedly burned to the ground, forcing thousands to flee to Shagra, Golo, and the overcrowded Zamzam camp for war victims.

A field commander from a joint force formed under the Juba Peace Agreement confirmed their forces engaged the attackers, sustaining casualties and capturing some tribal holy warriors and RSF soldiers.

Journalist Mubarak Abusun of Sudan Tribune reported that six villages were burned, including Sarafaya and Um Hajalig, displacing residents and creating a critical humanitarian situation in Shagra, roughly 12 kilometres west of El Fasher. Displaced civilians urgently require assistance from aid organizations, government agencies, and charities.

The North Darfur State Ministry of Health confirmed seven deaths, eight injuries, and two missing persons. The estimated number of displaced civilians currently stands between 5,000 and 7,000.

Posted by: Fred || 04/16/2024 00:00 || Comments || Link || [22 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Sudan


Internal split in SLM-TC leads to clashes in El Fasher
[SUDANTRIBUNE] Bloody festivities erupted in El Fasher, the capital of North Darfur, on Saturday between a faction of the Sudan
...a Moslem country located in the Horn of Africa. It is noted for its affinity for rule by ex- or current generals, its holy men, and for the oppression of the native Afro population by its Arab conquerors. South Sudan, populated mostly by the natives, split off from Sudan proper, which left North and South Darfur to be oppressed by the guys with turbans...
Liberation Movement-Transitional Council (SLM-TC) and a breakaway group. The fighting caused casualties on both sides.

For months, the SLM-TC has been grappling with internal disagreements over its stance in the ongoing conflict between the Sudanese army and the Rapid Support Forces (RSF). Some leaders advocate for supporting the army, while others favour neutrality.

These divisions led to a split. A new faction emerged under the leadership of Salah Rasas, who, along with other political and military figures, declared their allegiance to the Sudanese army and readiness to fight the RSF. Meanwhile,
...back at the dirigible, Jack stuck the cigar in his mouth, stepped onto the gantry, and asked Got a light, Mac?

Von Schtinken stopped short, lowering the dagger and trying to control his features.

If you light that thing, Herr Armschtröng, he pointed out, his voice tense, we all die!...

the SLM-TC leader, al-Hadi Idris, maintains a neutral position, refusing to side with either party in the military conflict.

Military sources informed Sudan Tribune that "a group affiliated with the SLM-TC, led by al-Hadi Idris, was attacked near Abu Shouk camp by a splinter group from the movement led by General Osman Abdel-Jabbar, while withdrawing from El Fasher." The attack resulted in the deaths of soldiers from both sides.

The Transitional Council’s military spokesperson issued a statement condemning the incident as a "treacherous attack" by armed forces and allied movements on a battalion affiliated with the SLM-TC while on a mission from El Fasher to the Korma military region. He claimed their forces repelled the attack, inflicting losses on the attackers, and successfully reached their destination.

The statement further announced casualties among their ranks and vowed a measured response against the aggressors, emphasizing that they would "pay a heavy price for this sinful and cowardly act."

In late March, the SLM-TC withdrew from the joint force formed by armed movements that signed the Juba Agreement. They attributed the decision to the "treasonous" defection of a group led by Lieutenant Colonel Abdeen Musa, who sought refuge with the Sudanese army in El Fasher. The SLM-TC considers this a violation of the Juba Agreement and its principles.

Posted by: Fred || 04/16/2024 00:00 || Comments || Link || [25 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Sudan


RSF seizes control of strategic North Darfur town, Mellit
The Rapid Support Forces (RSF) gained control of the main headquarters of the joint force in Mellit of north Darfur state on Sunday following heavy festivities broke out between armed movements and the paramilitary forces.

Eyewitnesses told Sudan
...a Moslem country located in the Horn of Africa. It is noted for its affinity for rule by ex- or current generals, its holy men, and for the oppression of the native Afro population by its Arab conquerors. South Sudan, populated mostly by the natives, split off from Sudan proper, which left North and South Darfur to be oppressed by the guys with turbans...
Tribune that "the RSF took control of the headquarters of the joint force affiliated with the armed movements that signed the Juba Peace Agreement and forced them to withdraw towards El Fasher and some nearby villages."

Pro-RSF outlets broadcast video clips showing the destruction of a large number of armed movement vehicles and the capture of a number of soldiers. The RSF Commander in Central Darfur, Ali Yaqoub, appeared in a video clip in front of the Mellit Administrative Unit.

With the capture of Mellit, the RSF has effectively gained control of all areas north of El Fasher.

North Darfur’s strategic hub, Mellit, sits just 60 kilometres from El-Fasher. This border town plays a crucial role in the region. It acts as a vital checkpoint for humanitarian aid deliveries to Darfur, designated by the government as a crossing point on the key al-Dabba al-Fasher road. Mellit also serves as a gateway for Libyan traffic and boasts one of the largest customs points in all of Darfur.

Posted by: Fred || 04/16/2024 00:00 || Comments || Link || [20 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Sudan


Africa North
Thousands of Nigeriens protest to remove US troops stationed in northern Niger
[HODHODYEMENNEWS.NET] Thousands of people have taken to the streets in the Nigerien capital of Niamey demanding the departure of American forces stationed in northern part of the country.

The move came after the Nigerien authorities canceled the cooperation agreement with Washington last month which dated back to 2012.

According to Agence La Belle France-Presse, the demonstration was called by "Synergy", a group consisting of about ten associations that support the Nigerian authorities and local Islamic organizations.

Crowds gathered in front of the headquarters of the National Assembly in central Niamey, where several figures attended, including official junta’s spokesperson Col. Amadou Abdramane.

Many students participated in the demonstration, during which the protesters chanted, "Down with American imperialism," "Long live the Sahel coalition" (Mali, Burkina Faso
...The country in west Africa that they put where Upper Volta used to be. Its capital is Oogadooga, or something like that. Its president used to be Blaise Compaoré, who took office in 1987 and was chased out in 2014. Now it"s the usual army officer type guy, Captain Ibrahim Traore, running things, who"s just doing a bang-up job unless he"s already been deposed...
, and Niger), and "The liberation of the people follows their path."

After the expulsion of the French army at the end of 2023, Niger announced last March that it was abandoning "with immediate effect" a military cooperation agreement with the United States dating back to 2012, considering it "illegal."

Niamey then confirmed that the United States would soon present a draft on the withdrawal of its soldiers. Washington did not want to comment, simply stating that it had contacted the authorities in Niger "to obtain clarification."

It is noteworthy that about a thousand American soldiers are deployed in Niger and they have a large base for drones in Agadez in the northern country.
Posted by: Fred || 04/16/2024 2024-04-16 00:01 || Comments || Link || [25 views] Top|| File under: Tin Hat Dictators, Presidents for Life,


Africa Subsaharan
Islamic State-linked attackers kill at least 11 people - officials say
[AFRICANEWS] A local official in eastern Congo says bully boy-linked rebels attacked villages over the weekend, killing at least 11 people, torching vehicles and taking possessions

The assaults, which occurred on Saturday, were confirmed by the mayor on Sunday. These rebels have been active in the border region near Uganda for some time.

The United Nations
...boodling on the grand scale...
recently reported that nearly 200 people have bit the dust in the area this year alone.

In one area, 11 bodies were recovered from four different places in the commune of Mulekera, according to the mayor, Ngongo Mayanga. Mulekera is near Beni town in North Kivu province.

Eastern Congo has been ravaged by conflict for decades as more than 120 gangs fight for control of valuable mineral resources and some try to protect their communities.

Mass killings by rebels are frequent. The violence has led over 7 million people to flee their homes, the U.N. has said.

Posted by: Fred || 04/16/2024 00:00 || Comments || Link || [25 views] Top|| File under: Allied Democratic Forces


Arabia
Al-Islah mercenaries hired by business owners have violent confrontation between rival groups
[HODHODYEMENNEWS.NET] Fierce festivities erupted in the center of Taiz city between mercenaries loyal to Saudi-led aggression coalition, resulting in casualties, pro-aggression media outlets reported on Sunday.

According to local sources, the festivities began due to a dispute between the "Al-Naqib and al-Zuqari" electricity companies, which escalated into when the owners of the two companies hired gunnies to settle the dispute between them.

The sources confirmed that the mercenary leader, Hamam Marai, affiliated with the Islah Party, launched an attack on the al-Naqib company.

After the attack, the company owner hired button men from the same factions, leading to violent mostly peaceful mostly peaceful confrontations between the hired elements. This spilled over into confrontations between the hired elements in residential neighborhoods in Tahrir al-Asafal and spread to the streets leading to al-Dabua area.

According to the sources, the festivities resulted in the deaths of two people and several injuries, in addition to causing panic and fear among civilians.

Taiz has been experiencing an unprecedented state of chaos and security breakdown due to the proliferation of armed gangs and wanted individuals belonging to pro-aggression military brigades.

Posted by: Fred || 04/16/2024 2024-04-16 00:06 || Comments || Link || [25 views] Top|| File under: Muslim Brotherhood


Fifth Column
Palestine activists try to bring America to its knees with three multi-pronged attack on San Francisco, Chicago and Philly, also Detroit
[Daily Mail, where America gets its news] Palestine activists have blocked the Brooklyn Bridge, the Golden Gate and roads to the Chicago O'Hare Airport in a coordinated attempt to bring America to its knees.
They’re delusional.
On Monday afternoon, more anti-Israel protestors took to the Brooklyn Bridge and were seen walking through traffic, chanting, banging drums and igniting flares.

Multiple protestors were arrested by NYPD officers as they attempted to block traffic on the bridge.

Pro-Palestinian supporters have used Monday's tax day as a way to make a statement in a nationwide 'A15' protest.

The economic blockade is happening in solidarity with Palestine and has called for an arms embargo and an end to US taxpayer funding for Israel.

Other protests broke out on Monday morning on a Philadelphia intersection and on Highway 880 in Oakland, California.
More about the idiots conducting various “protests” at the link along with the usual photos and videos.

[PUBLISH.TWITTER]



Hundreds of anti-Israeli protesters wreak havoc in downtown NYC, disrupt bridge traffic

[NYPOST] Hundreds of anti-Israeli protesters wreaked havoc in Lower Manhattan on Monday, storming the Brooklyn Bridge and grinding traffic to a halt on its Manhattan-bound side as cops in riot gear fought to contain the unrest.

The marchers — including some who burned American flags, according to social media posts — converged on the historic span around 3:45 p.m., immediately disrupting cars and prompting NYPD cops to swarm the area and begin cuffing at least two dozen of them.

Photos posted on social media showed the massive mob invading the span during the disruptive rally — only the latest in the Big Apple since the Oct. 7 Hamas
...the well-beloved offspring of the Moslem Brotherhood,...
terror attack on Israel and the subsequent counter-offensive by the Jewish state in the Gazoo
...Hellhole adjunct to Israel and Egypt"s Sinai Peninsula, inhabited by Gazooks. The place was acquired in the wake of the 1967 War and then presented to Paleostinian control in 2006 by Ariel Sharon, who had entered his dotage. It is currently ruled with an iron fist by Hamas with about the living conditions you"d expect. It periodically attacks the Hated Zionist Entity whenever Iran needs a ruckus created or the hard boyz get bored, getting thumped by the IDF in return. The ruling turbans then wave the bloody shirt and holler loudly about oppression and disproportionate response...
Strip.

Pro-Palestinian protesters chant 'death to America' and light US flag ON FIRE while NYPD cops seemingly stand idle - as demonstrators flood streets after Iran's missile attack on Israel

Posted by: Skidmark || 04/16/2024 00:00 || Comments || Link || [55 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Iran Proxies

#1  Maybe instead of looking at a boat crash, the FBI could dust off the RICO statute to address coordinated violence.
Posted by: Skidmark || 04/15/2024 15:48 Comments || Top||


Iraq
Three persons accused of various crimes, most notably terrorism, arrested in Maysan
[NINANEWS] The security forces in Maysan arrested 3 defendants wanted for various crimes during security operations carried out in different areas in the governorate.

The Maysan Police Command said in a statement: "The defendants’ crimes included terrorism and attempted murder, in addition to an accused in accordance with Article (229) of the Penal Code, indicating that the necessary legal measures have been taken against them."
Posted by: Fred || 04/16/2024 00:00 || Comments || Link || [26 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Israel-Palestine-Jordan
Gaza corpse count surpasses 33,700
[GEOTV] Israel"s military offensive in the Gaza Strip has killed at least 33,797 Palestinians and wounded 76,465 since Oct 7, the Palestinian enclave"s health ministry confirmed.

There have been 68 Palestinians killed and 94 injured in the past 24 hours, the ministry statement added.
Posted by: Fred || 04/16/2024 00:00 || Comments || Link || [32 views] Top|| File under: Hamas


Israeli Air Force has finished preparing for an attack on Iran
[PUBLISH.TWITTER]
Posted by: Fred || 04/16/2024 00:00 || Comments || Link || [21 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Iran


Israeli airstrikes claim five lives in Nuseirat
[GEO.TV] At least five more people were martyred and more than a dozen others injured when Israeli fighter jets targeted a house in northwest of the Nuseirat refugee camp in the central Gazoo
...Hellhole adjunct to Israel and Egypt"s Sinai Peninsula, inhabited by Gazooks. The place was acquired in the wake of the 1967 War and then presented to Paleostinian control in 2006 by Ariel Sharon, who had entered his dotage. It is currently ruled with an iron fist by Hamas with about the living conditions you"d expect. It periodically attacks the Hated Zionist Entity whenever Iran needs a ruckus created or the hard boyz get bored, getting thumped by the IDF in return. The ruling turbans then wave the bloody shirt and holler loudly about oppression and disproportionate response...
Strip on Sunday evening.

According to the Wafa news agency, the Israeli air attacks levelled a mosque in the city and struck a residential tower in the camp.
Posted by: Fred || 04/16/2024 00:00 || Comments || Link || [19 views] Top|| File under: Hamas



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