Teenage boy sentenced to six years’ detention for violent sex attack on 83yo Perth woman

Teenage boy sentenced to six years’ detention for violent sex attack on 83yo Perth woman

Updated March 26, 2018 19:55:14 A Perth teenager has been sentenced to more than six years in juvenile detention for breaking into an elderly woman’s home and subjecting her to a “violent, degrading and humiliating” sex attack. In the early morning of October 13 last year, the 15-year-old boy — …

Donald Trump orders expulsion of 60 Russian diplomats over UK ex-spy nerve agent attack – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump orders expulsion of 60 Russian diplomats over UK ex-spy nerve agent attack – Donald Trump’s America

Posted March 27, 2018 00:16:28 Donald Trump has ordered the expulsion of 60 Russians from the United States and closed the Russian consulate in Seattle over a nerve agent attack earlier this month in Britain, senior US officials said. The order includes 12 Russian intelligence officers from Russia’s mission to …

Russian denials of ex-spy attack ‘increasingly absurd’: British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson

Russian denials of ex-spy attack ‘increasingly absurd’: British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson

Updated March 19, 2018 23:24:58 Britain’s Foreign Minister says Russian denials of responsibility over a nerve agent attack on a former Russian double agent in England are “increasingly absurd”. Key points: All 28 EU foreign ministers issue a joint statement on the attack, expressing “unqualified solidarity” There is no prospect …

Aum Shinrikyo cult members a step closer to execution 23 years after deadly Tokyo gas attack

Aum Shinrikyo cult members a step closer to execution 23 years after deadly Tokyo gas attack

Posted March 20, 2018 07:05:41 Video: The 1995 Tokyo subway sarin attack killed 13 people and injured thousands. (ABC News) Related Story: Last appeal for Tokyo subway sarin attack dismissed by Japan’s High Court Related Story: The mystery of Banjawarn station and the deadly doomsday cult that called it home …

Nerve agent attack may have left former Russian spy with limited mental capacity

Nerve agent attack may have left former Russian spy with limited mental capacity

Posted March 23, 2018 13:02:27 Photo: The Skripals are heavily sedated and unable to communicate, doctors say. (AP/Facebook) A military-grade nerve toxin attack on former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter may have left them with compromised mental capacity and it is unclear whether they will recover, a …

Suicide attack kills at least 26, injures 18 in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul

Suicide attack kills at least 26, injures 18 in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul

Updated March 21, 2018 21:08:35 Photo: The suicide bomber detonated his explosives as people were leaving the Kart-e Sakhi shrine. (Reuters: Omar Sobhani) A suicide bomber has blown himself up near a Shi’ite shrine in Kabul, killing at least 26 people and injuring 18, officials say, as the Afghan capital …

Russian diplomats expelled from Britain after spy attack arrive home

Russian diplomats expelled from Britain after spy attack arrive home

Posted March 21, 2018 11:41:07 Video: Expelled Russian diplomats leave the UK (ABC News) Nearly two dozen Russian diplomats expelled by Britain over the poisoning of an ex-spy have arrived home, while a scientist involved in the creation of the nerve agent said it could be manufactured by other countries. …

Rocket attack on market in Syrian capital kills 35 people, state media reports

Rocket attack on market in Syrian capital kills 35 people, state media reports

Updated March 21, 2018 08:34:29 Photo: Eastern Ghouta has come under heavy attack in recent days. (Syrian Civil Defence White Helmets via AP) Rockets fired on a market in a Government-controlled neighbourhood of Damascus have killed 35 people and injured more than 20 others, according to Syrian state-run media, marking …