Thursday, May 20, 2010

Egyptian Customs found firearms in a bag

Egyptian Customs found two undeclared firearms in a checked luggage bag of one of the passengers who arrived there from New York. The firearms were found in a passengers bag who landed in Cairo, Tuesday on Egypt Air Flight 986. A federal government official found two handguns, five boxes of ammunition, four knives, and two empty magazine clips in the man's luggage bag. They checked for explosives, but the knives and guns were properly packaged so that wouldn't matter because the passenger couldn't get to them.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Killed on Duty

In Sudan Egypt, two people were arrested for killing two Egytpian peacekeepers. This incident left three different people injured. Sudanese authorities were questioning the two suspects under the supervision of the Egyptian police. Now, they are now searching for the other seven suspects in the attack. What happen at the attack was that the two suspects fired without warning the two peacekeepers. Then they called upon the government to tell them what happen and identify the two suspects. Later, the government found the suspects and brought them to justice. Some people say that this was a sign to have more protection in Africa. Other people, say that this happen because of Africa's population and that 300,000 people have died and more than two million have left their homes to go to a safer place.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Obama urges funds for Israel shields

Barack Obama the U.S. president has asked congress for 205m to help speed up construction of a new short range anti-missile defence system. Then Obama recognized the threat missiles and rockets fired by Hamas and Hezbollah pose to Israelis, and therefore he has decided to seek funding to support the production of Israel's short range rocket defence system called the Iron Dome.