Month: July 2024

China says it’s conducting joint military drills with Russia

Voice of America News reports: “China said Friday it was conducting joint military drills with Russia along its southern coast, after a U.S.-led Western defense alliance met in Washington and Japan warned of a growing […]

Turkey’s Erdogan warns against NATO-Russia conflict

SpaceWar.com reports: “Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned Thursday against conflict between NATO and Russia, telling an alliance summit aimed at bolstering Ukraine that diplomacy must also be an option. The summit in Washington produced […]

Japan warns on China, North Korea in defence white paper

SpaceWar.com reports: “Joint military activities around Japan by China and Russia are of ‘grave concern’ and North Korea poses a greater threat than ever, Tokyo’s defence ministry said Friday. In its annual white paper, the […]

South Korea to deploy ‘StarWars’ lasers against North’s drones

SpaceWar.com reports: “South Korea will begin deploying drone-melting laser weapons designed to shoot down North Korean UAVs this year, the country’s arms procurement agency told AFP Friday. The new laser weapons — dubbed the ‘StarWars […]

Fatah: Hamas sacrifices civilians, thwarts statehood

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Fatah’s spokesman in Europe and a member of its Revolutionary Council, Dr. Jamal Nazzal, accused Hamas of sacrificing Palestinian civilians against their will in an interview with the Fatah-affiliated network Awda […]

‘Iran has all the parts ready – now they just need to be assembled’

YnetNews.com reports: “IDF Deputy Chief of Staff Major General Amir Baram warned that Iran was closer than ever to obtaining nuclear arms, public broadcaster Kan News reported on Wednesday. ‘The nuclear situation in Iran is […]

Nasrallah: If Hamas agrees to ceasefire with Israel, Hezbollah will also halt attacks

The Times of Israel reports: “Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah said Wednesday his Lebanese terror group would accept Palestinian ally Hamas’s decision on Gaza hostage negotiations and would stop cross-border attacks on Israel if a ceasefire […]

66 Chinese aircraft surround Taiwan in biggest sortie of year

SpaceWar.com reports: “Taiwan’s defence ministry said Thursday it had detected 66 Chinese military aircraft around the island in a 24-hour window, a record-high this year, a day after it said Beijing was conducting exercises in […]

China warns NATO with army drills on alliance’s doorstep

SpaceWar.com reports: “China is staging army drills with Belarus this week at NATO’s eastern border, in a sign of escalating tensions between Beijing and the US-led defence alliance. The joint ‘antiterrorist’ exercises on Russian ally […]

Nasrallah: ‘Hezbollah will keep fighting until it reaches its goals”

Israel National News reports: “Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah says his organization will continue to assist the Palestinian Arab terror organizations led by Hamas to reach their goals. In an address delivered in Beirut, Nasrallah stated: […]

Kamala Harris: Campus protesters on Gaza war ‘showing what human emotion should be’

The Times of Israel reports: “United States Vice President Kamala Harris has expressed sympathy with the pro-Palestinian, anti-Israel protesters who have been staging campus encampments in colleges around the country, while adding that she doesn’t […]

Satellite photos show Iran expanding ballistic missile production

The Times of Israel reports: “Recent satellite imagery shows major expansions at two key Iranian ballistic missile facilities that two American researchers assessed are for boosting missile production, a conclusion confirmed by three senior Iranian […]