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UN General Assembly rules UK occupation of last African colony illegal and demands immediate withdrawal

UN General Assembly demands UK ends occupation of last African colony The British Indian Ocean Territories is a general and sweeping term. A term which includes the Chagos Islands, in the Indian Ocean off the coast of East Africa, someway between Tanzania, Oman and India. The Chagos Islands and in…



EU warns UK over use of fake news during imminent snap election

EU warns the UK over use of fake news during Brexit election The European Commission has issued a strong warning to the UK saying: “large-scale automated propaganda and disinformation persist” Political disinformation is still rife on social networks in particular Facebook and Twitter where the UK political parties and private backers…


Essex lorry deaths – Police manhunt for two traffickers in Northern Ireland as Irish driver charged over the 39 deaths

Police manhunt in Northern Ireland over Essex lorry deaths A 25 year old driver from Northern Ireland was charged and appeared in court facing a long list of charges including 39 counts of manslaughter, people trafficking and charges in connection to organised crime, illegal goods and conspiracy to trafficking, after…



Brain eating Zombie Fungus that kills by touch found in Australia for the first time – Poison Fire Coral Fungus

Zombie Fungus spreads to Australia One of the world’s deadliest fungi has been discovered in Australia’s far north for the first time – thousands of miles from its native habitat in the mountains of Japan and Korea. The deadly Poison Fire Coral Fungus dubbed the Zombie Fungus or Zombie Mushroom for it’s…


China backs down over Hong Kong protests

More by Omar Bishara China backs down over the Hong Kong Protests China’s Premier Li Keqiang has said Beijing supports the Hong Kong government “to end the violence and chaos”. He is the most senior Chinese official to comment on the unrest which has rocked Hong Kong for months. His…



Russia reacts to disastrous Trump summit by unveiling arsenal of new super weapons

By Amira Bakr Russia reacts to disastrous Trump summit by unveiling an arsenal of new super weapons Advertisement – Advertise here from OMR 100 / $275 USD  Al-Sahawat Times | Ethical Global News from Oman and UAE | Donate HERE  Whilst European leaders grapple with Brexit, Trump’s bizarre spat with…