What Happened on 27 July 2014

Israel resumes military operations in Gaza

Israel has announced resumption of military operations in Gaza after Hamas refused to join a truce and rockets continued to… Read More.

Russia should not host next World Cup, says Nick Clegg

Nick Clegg, the British deputy prime minister, has said Russia should not be allowed to host the 2018 Fifa World… Read More.

As chaos in Libya spreads, US evacuates Tripoli embassy

The United States has evacuated its embassy in Tripoli as the security situation in Libya sharply deteriorates. Diplomatic efforts to… Read More.

2 American troops killed in Afghanistan

Two American soldiers were killed in an IED blast in Afghanistan’s Kandahar Province on Thursday, the US Department of Defense… Read More.

2nd black box of Algerian plane found

The second flight data recorder from Air Algerie Flight 5017 which crashed in Mali has been recovered. The cause of… Read More.

Pope to visit Philadelphia in 2015

Pope Francis has accepted Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput’s invitation to attend a conference in Philadelphia in 2015, according to… Read More.