Category: Global News

UAE intercepts two ballistic missiles fired by Yemen rebels

SpaceWar.com reports: “Two ballistic missiles fired by Yemen’s Huthi rebels have been intercepted and destroyed over the United Arab Emirates, the defence ministry said on Monday. ‘The attack did not result in any casualties, while […]

U.S. and Iran ready for direct nuclear talks

SpaceWar.com reports: “Iran for the first time Monday said it was open to direct nuclear negotiations with the United States, which declared itself ready to hold talks ‘urgently’ — in a possible turning point in […]

Israel weighing options amid deepening Russia-Ukraine crisis

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Israel is considering its position as tensions rise on the Russia-Ukraine border, and the Foreign Ministry plans to deliberate the matter on Monday. Jerusalem has generally maintained a position of neutrality […]

Two US carriers enter South China Sea, to ‘counter malign influence’

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Two US aircraft carrier groups have entered the disputed South China Sea for training, the Department of Defense said on Monday as Taiwan reported a new Chinese air force incursion at […]

China flies 39 warplanes towards Taiwan as tensions with island rise

News.Sky.com reports: “China has flown dozens of warplanes towards Taiwan in its largest display of power of the new year, continuing a pattern that caused the island to scramble its own jets in response. The […]

UAE intercepts 2 ballistic missiles over Abu Dhabi fired by Iran-backed Houthis

The Times of Israel reports: “The United Arab Emirates intercepted two ballistic missiles targeting Abu Dhabi early Monday, its state-run news agency reported, the latest attack to target the Emirati capital. Defense officials said the missiles […]

NATO Members Send Ships, Jets to Eastern Europe as Ukraine Tensions Mount

Voice of America News reports: “The North Atlantic Treaty Organization said Monday its members are sending more ships and fighter jets to eastern Europe in response to Russia’s military buildup along its border with Ukraine. […]

YouTube Removes John MacArthur’s Latest Sermon on Biblical Sexuality, Labels It ‘Hate Speech’

ChristianHeadlines.com reports: “YouTube has removed a recent sermon by Pastor John MacArthur in which he talks about biblical sexuality and asserts that God made humans as ‘male and female.’ According to CBN News, MacArthur, who […]

UK MPs concerned for Finnish Christian politician on trial for sexuality beliefs

ChristianToday.com reports: “Three Christian MPs have launched a motion in the House of Commons in support of Päivi Räsänen, the Finnish politician facing trial next week for her belief in traditional marriage. Democratic Unionist MPs […]

World powers in Berlin insist Iran deal still possible

SpaceWar.com reports: “US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and European allies insisted it was still possible to revive the Iran nuclear deal but said ‘time is running out’, after talks in Berlin Thursday. Blinken told […]

Russia to hold naval drills in Atlantic, Pacific, Arctic, Mediterranean

SpaceWar.com reports: “Russia announced Thursday it will hold huge naval drills in the Atlantic, Arctic, Pacific and Mediterranean this month and February, at a time of heightened tensions with Western nations. The war games will […]

Islamic State fighters murder sleeping Iraqi soldiers during raid on barracks

News.Sky.com reports: “Eleven Iraqi soldiers have been killed in their sleep by Islamic State gunmen, security officials have said. The attack happened at 3am on Friday in al Azim district, in the east of Iraq, […]