Category: Global News

North Korea says US ‘foolish’ for calling UN security meeting

SpaceDaily.com reports: “North Korea’s foreign ministry on Thursday criticised the United States as ‘foolish’ for convening a UN Security Council meeting over growing concern about short-range rockets fired from the isolated state. Washington on Wednesday […]

Pentagon Tests Long-banned Ballistic Missile over Pacific

Voice of America News reports: “The Pentagon on Thursday flight-tested a missile that had been banned under a treaty that the United States and Russia abandoned last summer. Some U.S. arms control advocates said the […]

Russia Raises Concerns Over new US Ballistic Missile Test

Voice of America News reports: “Russia said on Friday it was alarmed after the United States tested a ground-launched ballistic missile that would have been prohibited under the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty, the RIA news […]

Report: Islamic Persecution of Christians ‘Gaining Traction’ in Africa

Breitbart.com reports: “Christians are experiencing ‘genocidal, religious-based violence’ in many parts of Africa as Islamic terror groups gain greater traction on the continent, according to Save the Persecuted Christians, a U.S.-based charity. The West needs […]

U.S. warns North Korea of consequences for ‘Christmas gift’

SpaceDaily.com reports: “The United States on Wednesday warned North Korea of consequences if it makes good on threats of a spectacular weapons test in the New Year, while offering flexibility if it stays in talks. […]

China improves space-based observation of Earth

SpaceDaily.com reports: “China has greatly improved its ability to observe the Earth from space with a series of high-resolution remote sensing satellites sent into orbit over the past nine years, according to the China National […]

Denmark arrests 20 suspected terrorists

Israel National News reports: “Danish police said on Wednesday that had arrested ‘some 20 people’ suspected of involvement in Islamist terrorism in a series of raids across the country, The Associated Press reported. Flemming Drejer, […]

Pyongyang may launch long-range missile this year

SpaceDaily.com reports: “North Korea conducted two tests of a rocket engine for a presumably new type of a missile during a ‘very important’ test on 7 December and may launch another before Christmas, the newspaper […]

Congress to create Space Force with 2020 defense spending bill

SpaceDaily.com reports: “Congress approved the elevation of Air Force Space Command to a sixth branch of military in the 2020 defense policy bill, which is expected to go before the House and Senate for a […]

Hamas opposes ‘alternative homeland’ in Jordan

Israel National News reports: “Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh met with Jordanian parliamentarians and political activists and spoke with them about Hamas’ position regarding Jordan. The Al-Quds Al-Arabi newspaper reported that Haniyeh stressed that the Palestinian […]

Secret Iranian subterranean armory revealed

Israel National News reports: “Iran is building a tunnel to store missiles in eastern Syria, near the border with Iraq, according to satellite imagery revealed by Israeli intelligence company ‘ImageSat’ on Tuesday. According to the […]

Khamenei: Zionists committing many atrocities

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, on Tuesday took to Twitter to criticize Israel, accusing the Jewish state of committing atrocities against Palestinian Arabs. ‘The occupying Zionist regime commits so many […]