Author: Adam Garrie

Germany Halts Tank Deliveries To Turkey Due To Ankara’s Anti-YPG/PKK Operation

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has stated that due to German “concerns” over Turkey’s anti-YPG/PKK Operation Olive Branch in northern Syria, Berlin will suspend the delivery of Leopard tanks to Turkey. Over the last month, Turkish officials have attempted to conduct a rapprochement with Germany after Ankara-Berlin relations hit new […]

Saudi Arabia and the UAE compete for influence in the de-facto state of “South Yemen”

While the world has been distracted by Turkey’s Operation Olive Branch, a series of potentially seismic events have been occurring in Yemen.  To be precise, the political chaos has transpired not in Houthi controlled Sana’a but in Aden, the de-facto seat of power for the internationally recognised government of President Abdrabbuh […]

China Successfully Clones Two Macaque Monkeys Leading To Groundbreaking Medical Research

The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) has successfully cloned two macaque monkeys. This is a medically significant achievement as macaque monkeys share many biological characteristics with humans. Previous attempts in other nations to clone such animals have failed. The scientific endeavours which led to the recent success have been three years […]