Remains of fallen soldiers in the Battle of Waterloo found in Belgian attic

Remains of fallen soldiers in the Battle of Waterloo found in Belgian attic

CNN — Bones believed to belong to soldiers killed in the Battle of Waterloo have been found in an attic in Belgium. Scientists are now analyzing the human remains to learn more about the identities of the deceased. The battle was fought near the village of Waterloo, south of Brussels, on 18 June 1815. Napoleon … Read more

Germany approves long-awaited delivery of Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine as US finalizes plans to send Abrams

Germany approves long-awaited delivery of Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine as US finalizes plans to send Abrams

CNN — Germany confirmed it will send a long-requested contingent of Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine as a major sign of support for Kiev, which is expected to be matched by the United States. The announcement by Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Wednesday, coupled with an expected US decision to send about 30 M-1 Abrams tanks … Read more

Russia Wagner’s ruthless tactics in Ukraine revealed by intelligence report

Russia Wagner’s ruthless tactics in Ukraine revealed by intelligence report

Kiev CNN — Wagner Group fighters have become the available infantry of the Russian offensive in eastern Ukraine, but a Ukrainian military intelligence document obtained by CNN shows how effective they have been around the town of Bakhmut — and how difficult they are to fight. Wagner is a private military contractor run by oligarch … Read more

Burkina Faso’s military government is demanding that French troops leave the country within a month

Burkina Faso’s military government is demanding that French troops leave the country within a month

CNN — Burkina Faso’s military government has demanded the departure of French troops from the country, according to the government news agency Agence d’Information du Burkina (AIB). France has exactly one month to withdraw its troops from Burkina Faso, under the terms of the 2018 agreement, AIB reported citing sources. The military government “last Wednesday … Read more