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Sweden To Re-Introduce Military Conscription

Sweden To Re-Introduce Military Conscription

Image Source by Brian Donnellon As of 2018, Sweden will re-introduce military conscript due to a lack of volunteers, to fill required roles and tension rising in the baltic region with heightened military activity. Sweden had disbanded compulsory service in 2010, but with increased security concerns it is felt that this is necessary to protect

McDonald’s vs Supermac’s: The War Continues

Image Source Fast-food chain McDonald’s are accusing Supermac’s of seeking to take unfair advantage of the US company’s worldwide brand. It’s a war of the Snackbox versus the Big Mac. The global fast-food chain is currently involved in a trademark battle with Pat McDonagh’s business, after Supermac’s revealed its plan to expand into Europe. Early

Airstrikes Shut Down Aleppo Hospitals

Image Source by Ella Burke All hospitals in the eastern town of Aleppo are now out of service, as a result of heavy airstrikes that killed at least 27 people, including children on Saturday with the death toll expected to rise, due to the large amount of people who are critically injured. The actions of Saturday

U.S attempted talks with N. Korea before nuclear test

by David Diskin It has been revealed that the U.S had secretly entered talks with North Korea aimed at formally ending the Korean War, which the Kim Jong Un regime rebuffed, only days before the Pyongyang nuclear-test which occurred on January 6th.   Though, the Wall Street Journal has reported, citing U.S officials close to

Iraqi Army Launches Attacks on ISIS

by Oisin O’Mahony Iraqi forces backed by Sunni and Shi’ite militia’s have launched attacks on ISIS in an effort to reclaim Saddam Hussein’s home town of Tikrit. Islamic State fighters control several strongholds in the Northern state of Salahuddin including Tikrit. This is the biggest offensive the Iraqi army has attempted since ISIS took massive area’s of