Posts Tagged ‘US Army’

Oil Price Rises To $65 Over Fear Of US Attack On Iran

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 23, 2019
Oil prices rallied towards $65 per barrel on fears of a U.S. military attack on Iran that would disrupt flows from the Middle East, which provides more than 20 percent of the world’s oil output. Brent crude was up 42 cents, or 0.66 percent, at $64.87 a barrel by 0850 GMT. The global benchmark jumped […]

BREAKING| US prepares to pull contractors from Iraq base following rocket attack

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 22, 2019
Contractors have been withdrawn from a military base close to Baghdad following a series of attacks on American targets in Iraq, possibly related to rising tensions between Iran and the US in the Gulf. Iraqi military sources told Reuters that hundreds of Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport Global workers were being immediately withdrawn from Balad […]

BREAKING| Tension in the Middle East, Iran shoots down US Aircraft

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 20, 2019
The Islamic Republic of Iran has shutdown a United States Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) over the straits of Hormuz sending warning signal to the world’s most powerful military. The aircraft which was shutdown is worth over $120 million and similar to the Global Hawk UAV belongs to the United States Airforce (USAF). The United States […]