United States approves Patriot missiles deployment on Syria-Turkey border


The United States on Friday approved deployment of two Patriot anti-ballistic missile batteries and 400 US troops to operate them on Syria-Turkey Border as the Syrian Government once again denied allegations of firing ballistic missiles at rebels. Syria is accused by US government that they have fired Scud-type artillery on rebels in northern part ofContinue reading “United States approves Patriot missiles deployment on Syria-Turkey border”

CIA chief David Petraeus resigns for involvement in extra-marital affair


David Petraeus has resigned from his designation as Director, CIA stating his involvement in an extra-marital affair. He called the act as “unacceptable” for a person who heads the intelligence wing of a country. BBC reporter Adam Brookes was told by CIA officials upon condition of anonymity that it was his autobiography writer, Paula BroadwellContinue reading “CIA chief David Petraeus resigns for involvement in extra-marital affair”

Panetta accuses Taliban of deteriorating conditions in Afghanistan


  US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta said that Taliban is behind the recent spurt of violence occurring in Afghanistan. Taliban is trying to disturb the law and order situation according to Panetta because of its frustration over not being able to acquire any part of its lost territory. Mr. Panetta shared his opinion over theContinue reading “Panetta accuses Taliban of deteriorating conditions in Afghanistan”