Day: February 9, 2018

Iraqi Kurds Systematically Executed Hundreds of Captured Daesh Fighters- Report

Iraqi Kurds Systematically Executed Hundreds of Captured Daesh Fighters- Report © REUTERS/ Stringer/FilesMiddle East23:35 09.02.2018(updated 23:37 09.02.2018) Get short URL130 Iraqi Kurdish soldiers have been accused of conducting mass executions of captured Daesh fighters by Human Rights Watch (HRW.) The alleged massacre occured after a clash between the two groups near the Iraqi-Syrian border in […]

Spectrograph, Very Large Telescope to Break New Ground in Hunt for Planets

Spectrograph, Very Large Telescope to Break New Ground in Hunt for Planets © Flickr/ European Southern ObservatoryTech23:02 09.02.2018Get short URL1 0 0 Stationed below the Very Large Telescope (VLT) in Chile’s Paranal Observatory is a spectrograph that goes by the name of Espresso, short for Echelle Spectrograph for Rocky Exoplanet and Stable Spectroscopic Observations, and […]

Meet Moscow’s Airborne Firefighting and Search & Rescue A-Team

Meet Moscow’s Airborne Firefighting and Search & Rescue A-Team © Sputnik/ Sergey PyatakovRussia21:48 09.02.2018(updated 22:35 09.02.2018) Get short URL 0 10 Moscow is Russia’s only city with its own dedicated emergency response aviation unit. The helicopters of the Moscow Aviation Center (MAC) help the city get out of the most difficult situations, saving thousands of […]