Month: August 2023

North Korea fires two short-range ballistic missiles

SpaceWar.com reports: “North Korea said it fired two short-range ballistic missiles as part of a ‘tactical nuclear strike drill’ prompted by US-South Korean military exercises, state media reported Thursday. The launches came hours after Washington […]

Russia arms talks with North Korea ‘actively advancing’

SpaceWar.com reports: “Russia is in secret, active talks with North Korea to acquire a range of munitions and supplies for Moscow’s fight in Ukraine, the White House said Wednesday. ‘Arms negotiations between Russia and the […]

North Korea launches missiles as U.S.-South Korea conclude annual exercise

SpaceWar.com reports: “North Korea launched two ballistic missiles late Wednesday as part of what Pyongyang called a tactical nuclear strike drill it held in response to exercises conducted by South Korea and the United States […]

Iran threatens Israel over air strikes in Syria

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s Foreign Minister, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, on Wednesday condemned an air strike on the international airport of the Syrian city of Aleppo, which was attributed to Israel, and threatened retaliation. Amir-Abdollahian made […]

US Deploys B-1B Bombers for Separate Drills With South Korea, Japan

Voice of America News reports: “The United States separately deployed B-1B bombers for joint drills with South Korea and Japan on Wednesday, as the three allies have stepped up responses to threats from North Korea. […]

West has failed to isolate Iran, says president

SpaceWar.com reports: “Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi said on Tuesday that the West had failed to isolate his country, while also holding out the prospect of resuming talks on reviving a nuclear deal. ‘The enemy tried […]

India issues ‘strong protest’ to China over map

SpaceWar.com reports: “India issued a ‘strong protest’ to China on Tuesday after a Beijing map claimed land that New Delhi says is theirs, including territory close to where the neighbours battled in 2020. ‘We have […]

Hamas defiant in the face of threats against leadership

Israel National News reports: “The Palestinian Arab organizations in the Gaza Strip are supporting Hamas deputy leader Saleh al-Aruri, who is responsible for the wave of terrorism in Judea and Samaria, in response to threats […]

2 Teens Arrested for Plotting Attack on Christian Middle Schoolers

ChristianHeadlines.com reports: “Two teen boys were sentenced to two years in prison in Austria for conspiring to kill as many Christians as possible at a middle school in the Styria city of Bruck an der […]

Iran pressing Hezbollah to attack Israel, Gallant tells UN

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Iran is pressing its proxy group to attack Israel along its northern border, Defense Minister Yoav Gallant told the United Nations Secretary-General as he urged him to ensure that the organization’s […]

Taiwan decries China’s ‘military harassment’ after warplanes detected

SpaceWar.com reports: “Taiwan urged China on Tuesday to stop ‘military harassment’ that risked damaging regional security after it said 24 Chinese warplanes were detected near the island. China has ratcheted up military and political pressure […]

Kim Calls for Boosting North Korea’s Navy

Voice of America News reports: “Kim Jong Un has called for boosting North Korea’s navy, saying the country’s waters brimmed with ‘the danger of a nuclear war,’ state media reported Tuesday, as Seoul, Washington and […]