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The Arab League has pledged to pay $100 million a month to the Palestinian National Authority to plug the resulting gaps since Israel has blocked tax transfers earlier in the year. The Arab League has taken the measure to ensure Palestine can be isolated from the political and financial pressure it faces. Why did Israel ..
India and France will conduct their largest ever naval exercise ‘Varuna’ off Goa coast early May. Varuna 2019 India will deploy its aircraft carrier, INS Vikramaditya with its MiG-29K fighters and French side would be represented by its aircraft carrier FNS Charles de Gaulle with its Rafale-M naval jets. The exercise will also see participation ..
Category: Defence Current Affairs
Topics: Djibouti • FNS Amethyste • FNS Cassard • FNS Charles de Gaulle • FNS Forbin • FNS Latouche Treville • FNS Marne • FNS Provence • France • Goa • Horn of Africa • India-France • Indian ocean region • INS Chennai • INS Deepak • INS Shankul • INS Tarkash • INS Vikramaditya • Madagascar • MiG-29K • Rafale-M naval jets • Reunion Islands • Varuna • Varuna Naval Exercise • Varuna Naval Exercise 2019
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has unanimously agreed to lift sanctions against Eritrea after nine years. An arms embargo, asset freeze, and travel ban were imposed in 2009 amid claims that Eritrea supported al-Shabab militants in Somalia. However, Eritrea has always denied the accusations. The resolution, drafted by the UK, was backed by the ..