The U.S. army is to provide counter-insurgency training to the Nigerian army. This is probably linked to the increasingly deadly attacks by Boko Haram.
A lot has been said and done about the controversial plans to build a Mosque near Ground Zero. See interviews below with the man behind the plan: Imam Feisal Rauf.
Also see the interviews below about the controversial plan to burn Korans in commemoration of the 9th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center in New York.
This is probably the greatest or most famous hostage rescue in history. This is the story of the June 1976 Mossad rescue of Israeli hostages whose Air France plane was hijacked by the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) and taken to Idi Amin’s Uganda in 1976. The hostages were rescued from Entebbe after a spectacular Mossad operation during which Lt-Colonel Yonatan “Yoni” Netanyahu (older brother of Israel’s current Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu) was killed.
This is gripping viewing. Watch on…..