What Russia’s upgrade of Syria’s air defences means for Israel

IT WAS “a chain of tragic circumstances” that led to the downing of a Russian spy plane by Syria on September 17th, said Vladimir Putin, Russia’s president. With those words, Mr Putin seemed to accept the episode as an accident and absolve Israel of any blame.

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South Africa:Motorists Warned of ‘Unprecedented’ Petrol Price Hikes

[Automobile Association] Fuel users are facing unprecedented price increases in October. According to the unaudited month-end fuel price data released by the Central Energy Fund (CEF). These increases are catastrophic for South African road users.

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Nigeria:Why We’re Blocking Some People From Accessing Polling Units – Police #osundecides2018

[Premium Times] The police have confirmed to PREMIUM TIMES that some persons are being prevented from accessing some polling units where election is taking place in Thursday’s re-run election in Osun State.

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