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Burkina Faso: Tear gas fired at protesters outside French embassy | Conflict News

Protesters gather outside the embassy after the coup leader accused the deposed president of planning a counteroffensive from a ‘French base’. Security forces have fired tear gas at dozens of rock-throwing protesters outside the French embassy in Burkina Faso’s capital, as unrest simmers in the West African country following its second coup this year. Supporters […]

London Marathon 2022: Marcel Hug and Catherine Debrunner set new course records in wheelchair races

Catherine Debrunner and Marcel Hug won the women’s and men’s wheelchair races Marcel Hug and Catherine Debrunner set new course records as they completed an all-Swiss sweep of the London Marathon wheelchair titles. Four-time champion Hug defended his 2021 crown in one hour, 24 minutes and 38 seconds, holding off a late overtake attempt by […]

Russia’s Early Plans for the Su-57: Over 100 Operational By 2022, New Variants and Exports to South Korea, Iran and India

Russia’s Su-57 fifth generation fighter program has become a prominent symbol of delays and a struggle to move past Soviet era designs in the country’s defence sector, with the the first full squadron expected to be fielded only in 2024 while only six airframes have been delivered so far. While the Soviet Union began development of […]