In TOP STORY
Oct 10th, 2016
Damascus, Syria (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Tension has recently hit a new high between Moscow and Washington over the situation in Syria, which prompted the Russian leadership to send clear messages to the U.S. that the double-dealing and duplicity are no longer tolerable, analysts say. The Russi...
Sep 27th, 2016
Washington, D.C., United States of America ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Justin Theroux has shared the secret behind his successful marriage to Jennifer Aniston. “We appreciate each other’s sense of humour, we respect each other and we get along,” the 45-year-old Leftovers star ...
In WORLD NEWS
Mar 11th, 2016
Washington (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO)- The Pentagon confirmed on Thursday that intelligence from a captured Islamic State (IS) chemical weapons expert had led to U.S.-led coalition airstrikes against the extremist group’s chemical weapons production facilities. Calling Sulayman Dawud al-Bakkar, als...
Feb 26th, 2016
New York ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – From inspecting visiting North Korean ships to paring back coal imports, the burden of enforcing new U.N. sanctions on Pyongyang falls mainly on China, which wants to punish its ally for nuclear violations without squeezing it to the point of crisis. After ne...
In Local News
Jul 24th, 2014
Washington (DIPLOMAT)- A Kent woman was among three suspected supporters of a Somali jihadist group arrested Wednesday in an international sweep of suspected al-Shabaab backers. Hinda Osman Dhirane, 44, was arrested in Kent on charges of supporting a terrorist organization. Federal prosecutors in Was...