Category: Global News

Nasrallah threatens to return Israel to ‘stone age’

Israel National News reports: “Hassan Nasrallah, the secretary general of the Hezbollah terrorist organization, again threatened Israel this evening (Monday) and vowed to send the Jewish State to the ‘stone age’ in the event of […]

Canada: Suicidal Patient Says Clinician Asked If She Had Considered Euthanasia

Breitbart.com reports: “A 37-year-old Vancouver woman named Kathrin Mentler told Canada’s Globe and Mail on Wednesday that when she visited Vancouver General Hospital in June to seek help for chronic depression and suicidal thoughts, a […]

China fumes as Taiwan VP’s US visit proceeds

SpaceWar.com reports: “China on Sunday vowed ‘resolute and forceful measures’ over a weekend trip by Taiwan Vice President William Lai to the United States it said it was closely monitoring. ‘China is closely following the […]

Poland launches 4,000-member army task force near Belarus border

SpaceWar.com reports: “Poland has inaugurated a permanent military task force of 4,000 soldiers near its border with Russian ally Belarus for the purposes of ‘training and defense,’ the country’s defense minister said Saturday. Mariusz Blaszczak […]

Shippers Warned to Stay Away From Iranian Waters Over Seizure Threat

Voice of America News reports: “Western-backed maritime forces in the Middle East on Saturday warned shippers traveling through the strategic Strait of Hormuz to stay as far away from Iranian territorial waters as possible to […]

Australia Sends Largest Warship to Military Drills with Philippines and US

Voice of America News reports: “Australia’s biggest warship heads to the Philippines Monday where tensions with Beijing have escalated in recent days over disputed waters in the South China Sea. HMAS Canberra will take part […]

End of Islamic Republic could come after Iran’s Khamenei dies – former US official

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Former US national security adviser John Bolton said on Thursday that, when Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei dies (he is 84 years old), the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) would […]

North Koreans ordered to protect Kim dynasty portraits from storm

SpaceWar.com reports: “North Koreans must prioritise safeguarding propaganda portraits of their leaders, the country’s official newspaper said, as a tropical storm made landfall on the Korean peninsula on Thursday. Tropical Storm Khanun, which battered Japan […]

US-Iran prisoner swap said to be part of larger deal that addresses nuclear program

The Times of Israel reports: “Israeli officials said a prisoner exchange deal announced Thursday between the US and Iran is part of a larger set of understandings between Tehran and Washington, who have been working […]

Shabak thwarts Iranian espionage attempt in Israel

Israel National News reports: “A Jewish resident of Iran was detained for questioning by Shabak (ISA) on Thursday night at Ben Gurion International Airport, and admitted to receiving assignments from Iranian security sources. The suspect, […]

Iran Says It Has Technology to Build Supersonic Cruise Missile

Voice of America News reports: “Iran said on Wednesday it has the technology to build a supersonic cruise missile, Iranian state media reported, an announcement likely to heighten Western concerns about Tehran’s missile capabilities. The […]

Kim Jong Un fires top military brass, orders troops to prepare for ‘offensive’ war

SpaceWar.com reports: “North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sacked his top general while calling for the military to boost weapons production and increase combat drills in preparation for an ‘offensive’ war, state-run media reported Thursday. […]