Russia to blame for Syria deaths – Sir Michael Fallon – BBC News

Russia to blame for Syria deaths – Sir Michael Fallon – BBC News

Image copyright AFP Russia is to blame for “every civilian death” in the chemical weapons attack last week in Syria, Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has claimed. Sir Michael, writing in the Sunday Times, said the Kremlin was responsible “by proxy” as the “principal backer” of President Bashar al-Assad’s regime. It comes after Foreign Secretary […]

Vimy Ridge: Royals to commemorate defining WW1 battle – BBC News

Vimy Ridge: Royals to commemorate defining WW1 battle – BBC News

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Canadian soldiers celebrate after they captured Vimy Ridge The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry are to join more than 25,000 people in northern France to mark the centenary of a defining World War One battle. The four-day battle of Vimy Ridge, near the city of Arras, saw huge losses […]

UK blames Russia for Syria deaths

UK blames Russia for Syria deaths

Image copyright AFP Russia is to blame for “every civilian death” in the chemical weapons attack last week in Syria, Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has claimed. Sir Michael, writing in the Sunday Times, said the Kremlin was responsible “by proxy” as the “principal backer” of President Bashar al-Assad’s regime. It comes after Foreign Secretary […]

Russia to blame for Syria deaths – Sir Michael Fallon

Russia to blame for Syria deaths – Sir Michael Fallon

Image copyright AFP Russia is to blame for “every civilian death” in the chemical weapons attack last week in Syria, Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has claimed. Sir Michael, writing in the Sunday Times, said the Kremlin was responsible “by proxy” as the “principal backer” of President Bashar al-Assad’s regime. It comes after Foreign Secretary […]

US warships deployed to Korean peninsula

US warships deployed to Korean peninsula

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Carl Vinson is now heading towards the Korean peninsula The US military has ordered a navy strike group to move towards the Korean peninsula, amid growing concerns about North Korea’s missile programme. The Carl Vinson Strike Group comprises an aircraft carrier and other warships. US Pacific Command described the […]

Oklahoma football spring game – Newsday

Oklahoma football spring game – Newsday

(Credit: AP / Sue Ogrocki) Oklahoa head coach Bob Stoops, right, watches as quarterback Kyler Murray, left, passes during the annual Oklahoma NCAA college spring football game in Norman, Okla., Saturday, April 8, 2017.