Top Stories - Another Day Of Aistrikes In Gaza Kills 2nd PIJ Top Commander:
GAZA - Another airstrike has claimed the life of another PIJ Top Commander, Khaled Mansour, targeted at an apartment building in the crowded Rafah refugee camp in southern Gaza, as the Israeli Defense Force continues their offensive against the Palestinian Islamic Jihad.
2022-08-08: Ground-Based Midcourse Defense system to be created by Northrop Grumman. US ARMED FORCES long-range missile support specialists have selected Northrop Grumman Corporation to attend to the next Ground-Based Midcourse Defense Weapons system process to shield the Continental US from nuclear long-range missile assaults.
2022-08-08: China Responds To G7 Joint Statement Regarding The Taiwan Strait. The Group of Seven (#G7) Foreign ministers released a joint statement regarding #Taiwan calling for an end to China's provocative exercises around the island of Taiwan, after which the Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (王毅) condemned the statement and called it scrap paper.
2022-08-07: 66 Chinese Military Aircraft And 14 Vessels Around Taiwan August 7th, 2022. 66 Chinese military aircraft and 14 vessels were detected around Taiwan on August 7th, 2022. 22 of the aircraft had flown on the east part of the median line of the Taiwan Strait and the southwest ADIZ according to Taiwan's MOD.
2022-08-07: 20 Chinese Aircraft, 14 Vessels Conduct Operations Around Taiwan August 6th, 2022, China Says Drills Will Now Be Regular Occurrence. 20 Chinese military aircraft and 14 Chinese vessels conducted an air-sea operation on the surrounding area of Taiwan. Chinese state-run television also says that China will be carrying out regular drills from now on.
2022-08-07: Another Day Of Aistrikes In Gaza Kills 2nd PIJ Top Commander. GAZA - Another airstrike has claimed the life of another PIJ Top Commander, Khaled Mansour, targeted at an apartment building in the crowded Rafah refugee camp in southern Gaza, as the IDF continues their offensive against the PIJ.
2022-08-06: Iran's Revolutionary Guard Stands With Palestinians In Fight Against Israel. TEHRAN - Major General Hossein Salami, stated on August 6th amid the 2nd day of air strikes from the IDF, that the Revolutionary Guard stands with the Palestinians, and are not alone in their fight.
2022-08-06: Scientists In New Groundbreaking Study Resurrect Dead Cells In Pigs. USA – Examiners at Yale University employed a new method of science to resurrect cells in several organs of recently deceased pigs, bringing the animal's cells back to standard capacity.
2022-08-06: Taiwanese Official Ouyang Lixing Found Dead At Hotel. A Taiwanese official who was the vice president of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and led missile production has died of a sudden heart attack at 57 years old in the hotel that he was saying in.
2022-08-06: Tensions High After Israel Air Strike Hits Gaza, and Gaza Retaliates With Missile Strikes. GAZA - Israel announced the start of an operation in Gaza on August 5th with strikes targeting the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terrorist group, with the IDF stating their actions were unavoidable.
2022-08-06: Putin and Erdogan Meet In Sochi, Russia For Negotiations On Food Crisis And Other Topics. Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan met today to secure an end to the food crisis and resume exporting Ukrainian grain. As they were talking, 3 ships with over 50,000 tons of grain, left Ukraine.
2022-08-05: 117 Chinese Military Aircraft Cross Median Line In Two Days. 117 Chinese military aircraft crossed the median line in the last two days. The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs have also announced a list of countermeasures to the United States in response to Nancy Pelosi's visit to the island of Taiwan.
2022-08-05: ADS-B Data Indicates GPS Jamming Occurring On Southern Border With Mexico. Data from ADS-B Exchange indicates that there has been intermittent GPS level interference (GPS jamming) occurring on the U.S. southern border with Mexico, in the Piedras Negras area across the border from Texas.
2022-08-05: Conflict Between Armenia and Azerbaijan Over the Nagorno-Karabakh Region. A cease-fire, which had been in place since 2020 over a disputed tract of land in the Southern Caucus, between 2 countries, Armenia and Azerbaijan.
2022-08-05: Israel Currently Carrying Out Strikes On Gaza Strip, Approves Calling On 25,000 Reservists. Israel Defense Forces (IDF) have announced that they are currently carrying out strikes on the Gaza Strip and calling on recruitment of 25,000 military reservists after direct threats posed by the Palestinian Islamic Jihad in Gaza.
2022-08-05: U.S. Department Of State: Worldwide Travel Alert. The U.S. Department of State has put out a worldwide travel alert, advising against traveling abroad after Sunday's drone strike where two R9X Hellfire missiles killed al-Qaeda leader, and Osama bin Laden successor, Ayman al-Zawahri.
2022-08-05: Pelosi To Visit Koreas Demilitarized Zone, Vows To Support South In Denuclearizing The North. U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi, after having visited the island of Taiwan is now reported to be on her way to visit the heavily fortified Korean demilitarized zone (DMZ) that sits between the North and South Korean border on her way to Seoul, the Capital of South Korea.
2022-08-04: China Shoots Missiles Over Taiwan And Into Japan's Exclusive Economic Zone. Chinese state-affiliated media announced live fire exercises in the Taiwan Strait. The Japanese Ministry of Defense reported that five Chinese missiles are 'presumed' to have landed in Japan's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).
2022-08-04: Taiwan Shoots Flares At Unidentified Aircraft, China Commences Drills Around Taiwan. Taiwan's defense ministry stated on Thursday that they have fired flares at an unidentified aircraft above the Kinmen islands in order to drive what they believe are drones away.
2022-08-04: Russia: US Directly Involved In Ukraine Conflict, Could Trigger Nuclear Response. At the UN, Russia said that although the conflict in Ukraine does not require the use of nuclear weapons, Moscow might decide to resort to a nuclear response as a result of what it says is direct involvement in its conflict with Ukraine by the United States.
2022-08-04: Syria: 86 Civilians Killed In Month Of July. The Syrian rights group, Syrian Network For Human Rights (SNHR) has reported that in the month of July there were 86 civilian deaths, including 21 children and eight women,of whom died from torture.
2022-08-03: As China Holds Targeted Military Operations, Pelosi Pledges Solidarity With Taiwan. TAIPEI - China has vehemently repudiated the visit of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to the self-ruled island of Taiwan, and in response, will launch what it terms targeted military operations, encircling Taiwan.
2022-08-03: China Sends Military Aircraft Into Surrounding Area Of Taiwan, Closes Airspace. 27 Chinese military aircraft entered into the surrounding area of Taiwan on August 3rd, 2022, and 21 Chinese military aircraft violated Taiwan's ADIZ just one day before that, after Pelosi's visit to the island according to the country's MOD.
2022-08-02: US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi arrives in Taiwan. US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi landed in Chinese-declared on Tuesday, onboard a U.S. military aircraft. This is the premier visit in 25 years and tensions are accelerating between the US and China nearing disaster.
2022-08-02: China Pools Amphibious Tanks And Military Equipment Adjacent To Taiwan. There have been many reports, and sightings of Chinese military vehicles, equipment and tanks in the Chinese city of Xiamen and the province of Fujian, which sits straight across from the island of Taiwan.
2022-08-02: Chinese Airline In Xiamen Announces Large Number of Flights Canceled. According to Taiwan's official state news, The Central News Agency (CNA) and the Xiamen Airlines website, China's Fujian region announced on August 2nd that airspace flow control will be implemented, and a large number of flights have been canceled.
2022-08-02: Nancy Pelosi Set To Travel To Taiwan Tuesday, Despite Warnings From Beijing. Three people who reportedly know the situation have said that US Speaker Nancy Pelosi is set to travel to Taipei on Tuesday. Chinese military vessels and aircraft have been spotted carrying out tactical moves by touching the median line in the Taiwan Strait..
2022-08-02: New Nuclear Power Plant Being Built In Turkey, Financed By Russia. The Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant in Turkey is being constructed by Rosatom. Even though Russia has invaded Ukraine, and Turkey is in NATO, it hasn't stopped collaboration. The plant comes online in 2023.
2022-08-02: Current Tensions At Boiling Point Between Serbia & Kosovo. On July 31st, Serbs blocked roads that were located close to high-level border crossings with its neighbor Kosovo. On August 1st, new regulations regarding ID documentation and license plates issued in Serbia were to come into force.
2022-08-02: First Shipment of Grain Leaves Odessa, Ukraine Monday 5:30 GMT. Ukraine - The first shipment of grain left Odessa Monday, August 1st, at 5:30 GMT, Turkish Defense Ministry says. This news comes following an agreement between Ukraine and Russia to allow grain to move through the Black Sea.
2022-08-02: CIA Carries Out Successful Drone Strike Against al Qaeda Leader. The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has carried out a successful drone strike in Afghanistan against al Qaeda leader al-Zawahiri.
2022-08-01: Chinese Foreign Ministry Holds Briefing Regarding Pelosi's Possible Visit To Taiwan. Hua said that a visit by Pelosi to Taiwan would be 'reckless and provocative', and that they are opposed to her potential visit to the island. China will take 'strong and resolute measures' in order to safeguard its sovereignty. in order to safeguard its sovereignty.
2022-08-01: Satellite Photos Indicate China May Be Resuming Nuclear Tests. Satellite photos obtained from Planet Labs from the location of Lop Nur nuclear test site in China show what looks to be upgraded and expanded facilities, indicating that China may be preparing for nuclear tests for the first time in 26 years.
2022-08-01: IRGC Posts Video Saying It will Build Nuclear Warheads And Turn NY Into Ruins. An Iranian IRGC-affiliated Telegram channel has posted a video openly declaring that Iran can move its peaceful nuclear program to a nuclear weapons program very quickly, and said that Iran's ballistic missiles are capable of turning New York into ruins.
2022-08-01: International Support For China's One-China Policy Amid Escalation With US Over Taiwan. As Pelosi is expected to arrive in the Asia Pacific, growing concerns come from other countries who are in support of China instead of the United States and an independent Taiwan.
2022-07-31: Pelosi's Press Release Does Not Mention The Delegation Visiting Taiwan. Speaker Nancy Pelosi has put out a statement outlining her trip to the Indo-Pacific region. The outline does not mention visiting Taiwan, leading many to believe that she may have changed her mind about visiting Taiwan.
2022-07-31: House Passes Ban On Assault Weapons, Some Shotguns, Handguns And Hunting Rifles. The U.S. House of Representatives has just passed bill H.R. 1808 to ban assault weapons, along with some shotguns, handguns, and hunting rifles, with a vote of 217-213. All Democrats except two voted to support the bill, and all Republicans except two voted not to support it.
2022-07-31: Former State Department Spokesperson Says China Will Be Getting Even More Aggressive. Morgan Ortagus, who is a former State Department spokesperson said that she believes that China is going to be getting more aggressive in both rhetoric and action in the foreseeable future as it is incredibly important for them to have control.
2022-07-30: Neutral Zurich No Longer Neutral, Sanctions Possible If China Invades Taiwan. In the event China invades Taiwan, the director of the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs expects Switzerland to adopt any measures that are implemented by the European Union against China.
2022-07-30: China: Preparing For War, Says Taiwan Will Be Where US Shows Its True Paper Tiger Face. A message posted by China's official People's Liberation Army (PLA) 80th Group over Pelosi's possible visit to Taiwan stated on the Chinese social media website Weibo said: Get ready for war.
2022-07-30: Japanese Officials Meet with Taiwan President to Discuss Conflict Preparation. High-level officials, who previously held defense ministry positions in #Japan, have visited #Taiwan to discuss possible ways to prepare for possible conflict with #Beijing and shore up Asia-Pacific defenses in the region.
2022-07-30: North Korea Warns South Korea Will Be Wiped Out If Preemptive Strike Carried Out. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has warned South Korea's leader Yoon Suk-yeol and his government of military gangsters will be wiped out if it makes any dangerous attempt, such as a preemptive strike.
2022-07-30: USS Ronald Reagan Battle Group In The South China Sea Amidst Biden Call With Xi. In response to the latest blasts from the east regarding Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan, the United States military has decided to send the largest ship in the fleet, the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, along with its battle group to the South China Sea.
2022-07-29: Xi Jinping Warns Biden Against Playing With Fire Over Taiwan. Chinese President Xi Jinping alerted US President Joe Biden against playing with fire over Taiwan, as Beijing's disputes are accelerating over a conceivable visit to Taiwan by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
2022-07-28: Russia Set To Withdraw From International Space Station After 2024. Yuri Borisov, who is head of the Roskosmos, Russia's state space agency has said that Russia will be withdrawing from the International Space Station (ISS) project after the year 2024.
2022-07-27: Russian Gas Giant Gazprom To Cut Gas Flows To Europe Down To 20%. Russian state owned energy corporation Gazprom had stated that it will reduce gas flows through the Nord Stream to 20% of its normal capacity on July 27th, 2022, taking injection down to 33 mln cubic meters of gas per day.
2022-07-26: China Has Verified Its Warnings To The US Over Pelosi's Taiwan Visit. China has dispatched stricter admonishments to U.S. Functionaries about Speaker Nancy Pelosi's probable visit to Taiwan a foreign ministry representative said on Monday.
2022-07-26: 92 Ukrainian Armed Forces Personnel Charged With Crimes Against Humanity by the Kremlin. Alexander Bastrykin, Russian investigative committee head has said that over 1,300 criminal investigations have begun, regarding war crimes in Ukraine.
2022-07-26: Science Lab Module Added To the Chinese Tiangong Space Station. The Tiangong space station has received a new module, the Wentian science laboratory, which was docked with the Tianhe living module at around 3:13 AM local time on Monday.
2022-07-26: The Ongoing Turkish Operation: Claw-Lock, In Syria & Iraq. IRAQ - An ongoing military operation by the Turkish Armed Forces in northern Iraq, against the Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ) in the Duhok Governorate, is the next phase of many operations utilizing the code word 'claw' aimed at the PKK.
2022-07-25: Haitian Speedboat Suspected To Be Headed For Florida Capsizes, At Least 17 Dead. At least 17 people have died and three others transported to the hospital after a Haitian speedboat, suspected of carrying migrants to Miami, Florida capsized off the coast of the Bahamas, according to Bahamian officials.
2022-07-25: Chess Robot In Moscow, Russia Breaks Boy's Finger During Match. A chess robot has broken a boy's finger in Moscow, Russia during a chess match after the boy reached for the board before the robot was finished with its own move and it grabbed the boys finger and crushed it between its pincers.
2022-07-25: US Intelligence: Bio-Weapons Being Made That Target People's Unique DNA.. A U.S. House Intelligence Committee member has put out a warning to Americans not to so easily share their genetic information to websites like the Biotechnology company 23andMe, as there are bio-weapons being developed that can target an individual's DNA and potentially kill them.
2022-07-23: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Off To Africa Seeking Non-Western Allies. Sergei Lavrov, Russia's Foreign Minister is setting out on a trip on July 24th to seek non-western allies and gain support regarding its war in Ukraine, which has now been stated by Russia as no longer limited to the Donbas region..
2022-07-23: White House Announces $270 Million In Defense Aid To Ukraine. White House Spokesperson John Kirby has announced $270 million in defense aid to Ukraine, including rocket systems, which will bring the total of US military assistance to Ukraine to $8.2 billion USD.
2022-07-22: DOD: $270 Million in Additional Security Assistance for Ukraine. Immediate release from the Department of Defense. Attributed to Acting Pentagon Press Secretary Todd Breasseale. Today, the Department of Defense (DoD) announced $270 million in additional security assistance for Ukraine.
2022-07-22: Pelosi Says Chinese Military Might Shoot Down Her Plane Over Taiwan. Pelosi would not confirm whether or not she will be following through with her plans to travel to the island of Taiwan in August, but did say that she believes that the military may be afraid her plane would be shot down by Chinese forces as they neared Taiwanese airspace.
2022-07-22: China May Declare No-Fly Zone Over Taiwan And Fly Over The Island If Pelosi Visits. The Biden administration says that China might try to impose a no-fly zone over the island of Taiwan ahead of Nancy Pelosi's visit in order to prevent the U.S. speaker of the House from being successful.
2022-07-22: CIA Director Asserts That China Intends To Take Control Of Taiwan. CIA Director William Burns stated that Xi Jinping has the intention to take control of the Island of Taiwan, but has been studying the Russian invasion of Ukraine and is learning that successfully taking a country over will involve overwhelming the opponent.
2022-07-22: Former US National Security Advisor Admits Plotting Coups, China, Venezuela Respond. Former U.S. national security advisor John Bolton publicly admitted that he has helped plan coups abroad. China took note of the interview and reported about it on their military website.
2022-07-21: China: We Will Act Strongly If US Official Insists On Visiting Taiwan. Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin repeated on Thursday that China will act strongly to respond to U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's planned trip to Taiwan and take countermeasures if the US insists on making the visit.
2022-07-21: Russia Restarts Gas Supply To Europe Via Nord Stream At Limited Capacity. Russia has restarted its gas supply to Europe via the Nord Stream pipeline on Thursday after 10 days of being closed off.. Gas flow is well below full capacity, however and expected to fall even further.
2022-07-21: Pentagon Does Not Support Pelosi Visiting Taiwan, After China Warning. Biden is now urging Pelosi to cancel her visit to the island of Taiwan after China put out a warning about forceful measures being taken if Pelosi made the trip to the region.
2022-07-20: NASA: Micrometeoroid Causes Significant Uncorrectable Damage To James Webb Space Telescope. NASA has reported that Micrometeoroids have hit the new James Webb space telescope that was launched on December 25th, 2021, and caused significant uncorrectable damage to the C3 mirror, which is one of its 18 gold plated primary mirror panels.
2022-07-20: China Slams US Guided-Missile Destroyer Sailing Through Taiwan Strait. A US guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold sailed through the Taiwan Strait on July 19th, 2022 with the Chinese military following and monitoring its transit.
2022-07-20: Presidents Putin, Erdogan, & Supreme Leader Khamenei, Meeting in Iran. Today there was a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin, Turkish President Recep Tayhip Erdogan, and the Supreme Leader of Iran, Ali Khamenei.
Ground-Based Midcourse Defense system to be created by Northrop Grumma
China Responds To G7 Joint Statement Regarding The Taiwan Strait
66 Chinese Military Aircraft And 14 Vessels Around Taiwan August 7th, 2022
20 Chinese Aircraft, 14 Vessels Conduct Operations Around Taiwan, China Says Drills Will Now Be Regular Occurrence
Another Day Of Aistrikes In Gaza Kills 2nd PIJ Top Commander
Iran's Revolutionary Guard Stands With Palestinians In Fight Against Israel
Scientists In New Groundbreaking Study Resurrect Dead Cells In Pigs
Taiwanese Official Ouyang Lixing Found Dead At Hotel
Tensions High After Israel Air Strike Hits Gaza, and Gaza Retaliates With Missile Strikes
Putin and Erdogan Meet In Sochi, Russia For Negotiations On Food Crisis And Other Topics
117 Chinese Military Aircraft Cross Median Line In Two Days
ADS-B Data Indicates GPS Jamming Occurring On Southern Border With Mexico
Conflict Between Armenia and Azerbaijan Over the Nagorno-Karabakh Region
Israel Currently Carrying Out Strikes On Gaza Strip, Approves Calling On 25,000 Reservists