The United States is wrapping up tests of its new Long-Range Discrimination Radar (LRDR) as part of a significant upgrade of its missile defense systems amid renewed great power competition and a renewed nuclear arms race, defense website Breaking News reports ... A Ground-Based Interceptor is lowered into its missile silo in Alaska ... Image ... Image ... ....
Israel appealed to Russia to not interfere in the upcoming November elections, Maariv has learned. Israel is concerned with the possibility of external interference, particularly via cyber means. . The appeal was apparently made between the Shin Bet and its Russian counterpart, following a directive from Prime MinisterYair Lapid... (credit ... .
Starting in first grade, students across Russia and “Greater Russia” will sit through weekly classes featuring war movies and virtual tours through Crimea. They will be fed a steady dose of lectures and topics centering on traditional values, Russia’s greatness, and the geopolitical situation in Europe and the World... (1).
Doubling down on its policy of Taiwan’s reunification with mainland, China has, however, said the US may increase its military deployment in the region amid tensions in the Taiwan Strait. “At present, the situation in the Taiwan Strait is still turbulent ... Pelosi undertook the trip on Aug ... 4 that ended this week on Wednesday ... He added.
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Kiev reportedly wants Washington to add a couple of banks per week to its list of blacklisted financial institutions. Ukraine is calling on PresidentJoe Biden’s administration to sanction all private Russian banks, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing Kiev’s envoy to Washington Oksana Markarova ... READ MORE.
Anne Heche remains in coma in critical condition and is "not expected to survive", her family has said, a week after the actor was hospitalised with severe burn injuries following a car crash ... "Unfortunately, due to her accident, Anne Heche suffered a severe anoxic brain injury and remains in a coma, in critical condition ... .
Belgian vaccination expert and virologist Geert Vanden Bossche warns in an interview with investigative journalist Del Bigtree that vaccinated people are at extreme risk in the coming months. The reason. the coronavirus will continue to mutate, and in many cases that will be fatal for vaccinated people, Vanden Bossche says ... .
Firefighters from across Europe started arriving in France on Friday to help battle several wildfires, including a giant blaze ravaging pine forests in the south-west of the country ...Greece sent two specialised Canadair aircraft ... Enter email address ... Latest. .
Thousands of Brazilians have taken to the streets amid concern President Jair Bolsonaro will try to stay in power even if he loses October's election. Protesters marched in several cities on Thursday in defence of democracy over fears the far-right leader would not respect the outcome of the vote ... We need to get it back." ... Related Topics ... .
>. It is beginning to appear that beyond the increasingly likely exchange of nuclear weapons strikes between the US and Russia there is yet another scenario for a nuclear catastrophe that in recent days has presented itself in Ukraine... The obvious question is who is responsible for this shelling? ... Rafael Grossi commented on the crisis saying ... .
Plumes of smoke yesterday rose over the Zaporizhzhya nuclear plant, a low-slung grey building on the banks of the river Dnipro. For the Ukrainian citizens on the other side of the river – and the watching world – the smoke provoked a fresh shiver of fear ... In his overnight address late on Sunday, President Volodymyr Zelensky said ... .