French police expel migrants from camp on the coast of the Channel

French police dismantled a makeshift camp near the port of Dunkirk in northern France, where dozens of migrants were staying, hoping to reach Britain. These migrants say they came to escape war, poverty and persecution in the Middle East.A Reuters reporter saw armed officers enter the camp, which runs along a disused railway line, then workers in protective suits began removing tents and plastic shelters.The French police are constantly removing the camps. A member of a charity said evictions at Grand Synthe had been taking place on a weekly basis for the past few weeks.Twenty-seven migrants drowned in the English…

US removes FARC from list of terrorist organizations

The United States has announced that it has removed the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) from its list of terrorist organizations."The State Department will rescind the designation of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) as a foreign terrorist organization," US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said in a statement."After the 2016 peace agreement with the Colombian government, the FARC was officially dissolved and disarmed," he added. It no longer exists as a unified organization that engages in terrorism or terrorist activities.”This move does not change the US position regarding legal proceedings against former FARC officials, especially suspected drug…

The Electoral Commission announces the final results of the Sadrist movement, the largest bloc in Parliament, by winning 73 seats

The Independent Electoral Commission announced yesterday the final official results of the legislative elections that were held last month, and the results resulted in the victory of the Sadrist movement led by Muqtada al-Sadr with 73 seats, to be the largest bloc in the Iraqi parliament for the next four years.The Electoral Commission said in a statement that "the Sadrist movement won 73 seats in the legislative elections" out of 329 seats (the total seats in the House of Representatives), and the "Al-Fateh Alliance", which objected to the preliminary results on the grounds of fraud, won 17 seats, while the…