the Chief of Defense rules out any military coup

Sri Lanka’s senior defense official on Wednesday (11 May) ruled out a military coup, despite the country’s political standoff and the deployment of thousands of troops to maintain order after two days of deadly clashes. Read alsoSri Lanka on the brink A curfew is in place across the country and troops are patrolling the streets … Read more

Rare public appearance of the supreme leader for Eid

The supreme leader of Afghanistan gave a public speech on Sunday, only for the second time in six years, on the occasion of the feast of Eid al-Fitr, saying that the victory of the Taliban last August had allowed the country to regain freedom and security. . Read alsoJean Pierre Perrin:The failure in Afghanistan is … Read more