Showing posts with label army. Show all posts
Showing posts with label army. Show all posts

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Kim Jong-un presides over military parade to mark army anniversary

military parade KOREA
North Korea's leader Thursday presided over a military parade staged to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Korean People's Army, one day before the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games in South Korea.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Zimbabwe : Thousands celebrate end of Mugabe era

Thousands celebrate end of Mugabe era
Jubilant scenes are unfolding on the streets of Zimbabwe's capital Harare, as protests demanding the resignation of President Robert Mugabe have turned to a celebration of the army's role in ending his grip on power.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Pakistan army chief approves executions of 30 terrorists

Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday signed execution orders of 30 hardcore terrorists who were awarded death sentence by military courts, the military said.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Turkish military allows female personnel to wear headscarf

The ban on headscarf for female civilian personnel serving in the Turkish military has been lifted, according to a ruling released in the official gazette published on Friday, Turkish Daily Sabah reported.

Friday, May 20, 2016

Rio wants armed forces in streets during Olympics

Rio de Janeiro's government has revealed plans to deploy national armed forces in the city's streets to guarantee public safety during the Olympic Games in August.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.