Monday, May 20, 2019
The move is likely to anger Beijing at a time of tense ties between the world’s two biggest economies. The busy waterway is one of a growing number of flashpoints in the US-China relationship, which also include a trade war, US sanctions and Taiwan. A US military spokesman...
The country’s military said a rocket was fired but nobody was harmed as a result of the blast. In a statement, the Iraqi military added that “A Katyusha rocket fell in the middle of the Green Zone without causing any losses.” The rocket landed near the Monument of...
The Singapore India Maritime Bilateral Exercise is expected to go on for four days. Indian Navy ships Kolkata and Shakti are taking part in the exercise along with long-range maritime patrol aircraft Poseidon-8IM, the Economic Times reported. Singapore has RSN ships Steadfast and Valiant as well as maritime...
On Sunday he said in a tweet: “If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran. Never threaten the United States again.” The US has deployed a carrier group and B-52 bombers to the Gulf over what it termed Iranian "threats”.The build up of...
The G1 news website has alleged that a gunmen attacked a bar in Belem City and killed 11 people. The website said police reported that seven gunmen opened fire on a bar. A Pará state spokeswoman, Natalia Mello, said she can only “confirm” there was a massacre in...
The USS Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier strike group, comprising of four vessels including destroyers and cruisers, arrived in the Arabian sea on Friday, two weeks ahead of schedule. The exercise was conducted in coordination with the Marine Corps in a bid to highlight Washington's "lethality and agility to respond...
Matteo Salvini on Saturday attended a rally in Milan alongside representatives from 11 eurosceptic parties to reiterate their unity ahead of the upcoming European elections scheduled for next week. Mr Salvini insisted the alliance he has helped create will work together to "build a future" for European citizens...
Ted Bundy was a convicted American serial killer who targeted and attacked numerous young women in the Seventies and possibly earlier. After more than a decade of denials, in January 1989, he confessed to 30 murders committed between 1974 and 1978, but many believe the actual number is closer to 100. Bundy...
Sources said Pakistan Air Force (PAF) commanders were still worried about possible attacks more than two months after an Indian Air Force (IAF) counter-terror strike on Pakistan’s Balakot region. The sources told India’s Economic Times newspaper the PAF F-16s had been flown from their home bases in Punjab...
British Special Forces have been sent to counter potential Iranian attacks on the UK (Image: Guy Channing/ DPL)It follows a ratcheting of tension in the region, with the US deploying an aircraft carrier strike group and B-52 bombers to the Gulf in response to what it said were...