Category: Global News

South Korea Fires Warning Shots at North Korean Vessel That Crossed Border

Voice of America News reports: “South Korea’s military fired warning shots at a North Korean patrol boat that crossed the de facto inter-Korean sea border off the peninsula’s west coast, South Korea’s military reported Tuesday. […]

China open to mediating on Ukraine, says Russia friendship ‘rock solid’

SpaceWar.com reports: “China stressed on Monday that the friendship between Beijing and Moscow was still ‘rock solid’, despite international condemnation of Russia’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine, as Beijing said it was open to helping mediate […]

Russia publishes an official list of states it deems ‘unfriendly’ to it 

The Jerusalem Post reports: “A list of foreign states that Russia considers as having committed ‘unfriendly actions’ against ‘Russia, Russian companies and citizens’ was published on the Russian government’s website on Monday. The countries, international […]

Pentagon confirms: Russia recruiting Syrians to fight in Ukraine

Israel National News reports: “Pentagon spokesman John Kirby confirmed on Monday that Russia is recruiting Syrians and other foreign fighters as it ramps up its assault on Ukraine, AFP reports. The comments by Kirby followed […]

Iran announces successful launch of second military satellite

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force on Tuesday announced the successful launch of its second military satellite, Tasnim reported. The homegrown satellite, Noor-II, was launched into an earth orbit […]

Defense Minister: ‘World must mobilize to stop Iranian aggression’

Israel National News reports: “Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz (Blue and White) on Monday reiterated his call to the international community to put an end to Iranian aggression. ‘Iranian aggression is currently conducted without a […]

China pushes Russia’s ‘denazification’ myth to rationalize Ukraine invasion

Israel National News reports: “Many countries have roundly rejected Russian President Vladimir Putin’s argument that his attack on Ukraine is needed to achieve the ‘denazification’ of that country. But the argument is alive and well […]

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of South’s election

SpaceWar.com reports: “North Korea fired a suspected ballistic missile Saturday, Seoul’s military said, continuing this year’s record-breaking blitz of weapons tests with a launch just days before South Korea’s presidential election. From hypersonic to medium-range […]

Russia Arrests Over 5,000 in Single Day for Protesting Ukraine War  

Voice of America News reports: “Russia detained more than 5,000 people protesting President Vladimir Putin’s attack on Ukraine in dozens of cities Sunday — an unprecedented number as Moscow clamps down on anyone opposing the […]

France Warns Russia Against Blackmail Over Iran Nuclear Talks 

Voice of America News reports: “France on Monday warned Russia not to resort to blackmail over efforts to revive a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers, after Moscow demanded a U.S. guarantee that sanctions […]

Israel shot down Iranian drones en route to Gaza, IDF says

YnetNews.com reports: “Israel shot down two Iranian unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) that were making their way to the Gaza Strip, the Israeli military confirmed Sunday night. ‘In March 2021, the Iranian regime launched two UAVs […]

Russian forces seize Europe’s largest nuclear power plant

Israel National News reports: “Ukraine’s military said Friday morning that Russian forces have captured a massive nuclear facility in southeastern Ukraine, after the nuclear plant was hit by artillery fire and set ablaze. The Zaporizhzhia […]