Somalia

At least 10 killed, scores wounded in heavy fighting in Somalia

Clan Fighting rages on for the third day in Beledweyne, Somalia (File Photo)

BELEDWEYNE, Somalia (ArmedPolitics) — At least ten people have been killed and scores wounded, among them unarmed civilians, in clan fighting that continues for a third consecutive day, according to authorities.

Ukraine

Testing China’s periphery

In December US bombers successfully tested Chinese territorial claims in the South China Sea, China demonstrated its non-recognition of Japanese claims in the East China Sea. Tit for tat in the waters around China.

Russia

Diplomats: NATO going to invite Montenegro to join the alliance

NATO is going invite Montenegro to join the alliance on Dec 1st. This reports the German newspaper ‘Die Welt’, citing high ranking NATO diplomats. Moscow has informed several NATO members that such a step would lead to a further deterioration of the relations between Russia and the military alliance.