Posts published in Day: December 27, 2018

Miley Cyrus flaunts her cleavage while dancing in her $8,600 Vivienne Westwood ivory wedding dress as she confirms nuptials to Liam Hemsworth

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Miley Cyrus married her longtime beau Liam Hemsworth during a small ceremony in Tennessee last Sunday. On Wednesday, the 26-year-old singer took to Twitter to share a video of a fun moment from the reception that followed. In the clip, the Wrecking Ball songstress is captured boogieing in her $8,600 Vivienne Westwood ivory wedding dress with her husband Liam, 28, to Mark Ronson’s Uptown Funk. Liam appeared to be filming as…

Lithuania prepares for talks with EU on funding for transit scheme for Russians

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Lithuania is getting ready for talks on EU funding for the so-called Special Transit Scheme for Russian citizens travelling between mainland Russia and the Baltic Sea exclave of Kaliningrad via Lithuania. Lithuania was allocated 157 million euros under the program in the EU’s 2014-2020 budget and the European Commission proposes 139 million euros in the new 2021-2027 budget, diplomatic sources have told BNS. Preliminary consultations on the new budget with…

Over 700 people granted Estonian citizenship in 2018

Thursday, December 27, 2018

More than 700 people, over half of them of undetermined citizenship, became naturalized citizens of Estonia during 2018. As of Dec. 17, 2018, the Estonian government has granted citizenship of the Republic of Estonia to 721 people this year. Of these people 475 were stateless residents before, spokespeople for the Interior Ministry told BNS. Of the new citizens of Estonia who previously held the citizenship of another country, 185 were…

African soldier sues MoD for £150,000 after accusing the Army of ‘failing to protect him’ from Britain’s winter chill

Thursday, December 27, 2018

An African soldier is suing the military for £150,000 after accusing them of failing to protect him from the British winter. Michael Asiamah says he suffered from a ‘cold-related’ condition after officers neglected to supply him with warm clothing during an 18-hour exercise in the freezing wind. The 36-year-old, who served with the Adjutant General’s Corps, said the army exposed him to the cold despite knowing that people of black Caribbean…

President Donald Trump pays unannounced visit to US troops in Iraq

Thursday, December 27, 2018

US President Donald Trump used his unannounced visit Wednesday to troops at the Al-Asad airbase west of Baghdad to defend his decision to withdraw US troops from Syria. “The United States cannot continue to be the policeman of the world,” Trump said on his first troop visit to a combat zone since taking office nearly two years ago. His predecessors George W. Bush and Barack Obama both made surprise troop…

Negative information aimed at deteriorating trust in allied forces – Latvian Defense Ministry

Thursday, December 27, 2018

In reaction to the NATO presence in Latvia, the circulation of negative information aimed at deteriorating trust in the allied forces deployed to Latvia is a regular occurrence, the Defense Ministry told LETA. The Defense Ministry informs that this circulated information is usually manipulated by using partly factual but mostly false facts, with the aim of influencing public opinion. The ministry emphasized that ”in the information war of today, the…

Blind mystic Baba Vanga who foresaw 9/11 and Brexit predicted worldwide gloom in 2019

Thursday, December 27, 2018

A blind mystic who predicted Brexit, the Twin Towers attacks and the rise of ISIS has predicted “worldwide gloom” for the whole of 2019. Baba Vanga has been dubbed the “Nostradamus of the Balkans” for her predictions, which seem to strike with eerie regularity. And her life-changing occurrences for the next 12 months have been branded “gloomy and miserable”, and will blight 2019 in woe. Vladimir Putin will come from…

Indonesia raises danger level around tsunami volcano

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Indonesia’s authorities heightened the danger alert level for a volcano that sparked a killer tsunami at the weekend killing over 400 people in the past weekend. French news agency AFP reports that on Thursday, December 27, authorities raised the crater’s status to high alert, the second-highest danger warning, while aviation officials ordered flights to be redirected away from the area between Java and Sumatra islands. A section of the crater…

27 fishermen saved from dangerous ice in Baltic Sea

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Estonian rescuers have successfully answered calls to rescue 27 fishermen from floating ice in the Baltic sea. Estonian public broadcaster ERR reports that the rescue operations had taken place on Wednesday, December 27, off the coast of Valgeranna, Pärnu County, in south-western Estonia. According to the Western Regional Rescue Centre, ice floe carrying the fishermen was located some 2km from shore, and while no lives were in danger, the trapped…

U.S. announces end to its international role of global policeman

Thursday, December 27, 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump has declared the end of U.S. international role of a global policeman making unannounced visits to U.S. soldiers stationed in Iraq and Germany. U.S. state media organisation Radio Free Europe, reports that on Thursday, December 27, the U.S. President visited American troops at the Ramstein Air Force Base in Germany. On Wednesday, December 26, Trump paid a surprise visit to the Al-Asad Air Base in Iraq.…