posted tages with "Ablaze"

Portland Police Precinct Set Ablaze on 88th Night of Protests (+Video)

Portland Police Precinct Set Ablaze on 88th Night of Protests (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Activists in Portland, US state of Oregon, attempted to torch a police station and adjacent buildings in yet another night of chaotic unrest. - World news - The gathering was declared a riot following clashes with officers, resulting in some two dozen arrests.A crowd of more than 200 people marched on the Portland Police Bureau’s (PPB) North Precinct on Sunday...

Portland Police Union Office Set Ablaze (+Video)

Portland Police Union Office Set Ablaze (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Portland police union building was set on fire amid growing hostility between protesters and law enforcement in the US state of Oregon’s largest city. - World news - The blaze was later put out as officers cleared the area. A group of demonstrators targeted the Portland Police Association office on Saturday night, barricading a nearby street and lighting...

US Navy Warship Still Ablaze After Tilting to One Side (+Video)

US Navy Warship Still Ablaze After Tilting to One Side (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Hundreds of US firefighters battled through a second day to save a US war vessel in San Diego as it is listing because of water from the fire hoses, tugboats and helicopters fighting the inferno, which has destroyed the ship’s forward mast. - World news - According to Reuters, the USS Bonhomme Richard, an amphibious assault ship, remained largely shrouded in...

Melania Trump Sculpture Set Ablaze in Slovenia

Melania Trump Sculpture Set Ablaze in Slovenia

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – A wooden sculpture of US first lady Melania Trump was torched near her hometown of Sevnica, Slovenia, on the night of July Fourth, said the artist who commissioned the sculpture. - World news - Brad Downey, a Berlin-based American artist, told Reuters he had the life-sized blackened, disfigured sculpture removed as soon as police informed him on July 5th of the...

Syrian Homes Set Ablaze by Turkish-Backed Militants in Hasakah: Report

Syrian Homes Set Ablaze by Turkish-Backed Militants in Hasakah: Report

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Turkish-backed militants set fire to civilian homes in the northern countryside of Syria’s northeastern province of Hasakah. - World news - Several homes in the villages of al-Qasimia and al-Rihaniyya, which lie northwest of Tal Tamr town, were set ablaze by the extremists, SANA reported on Monday.   The acts of arson took place only a few days after...

Rioters Set High-Security Siberian Prison Ablaze (+Video)

Rioters Set High-Security Siberian Prison Ablaze (+Video)

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Multiple buildings were set alight by prisoners on Friday night at a strict penal colony in eastern Siberia, over 4,000km east of Moscow. - World news - Media reports coming from the Irkutsk region suggest about 300 people have been injured. REN TV reports that the fire began when inmates burned the prison’s woodworking shop. Russia’s Federal Penitentiary...