• Iran claims its missiles hit IS targets in Syria
Iran claims its missiles hit IS targets in Syria

Protest letter to United Nations chief sent Alongside June 19's summoning of the Swiss envoy, Iran also sent a protest letter to U.N. chief Antonio Guterres, the ISNA news agency reported. That led Russian Federation, a close ally of Syrian President Bashar Assad , to warn that it would target USA -led coalition planes flying west of the Euphrat...

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  • Largest anti-Kremlin protests in years roll across Russian Federation
Largest anti-Kremlin protests in years roll across Russian Federation

As police led the demonstrators to police vans, some of the protesters shouted, "Shame!", " Putin is a thief!" and "Freedom to Navalny! ". Thousands of people took part in anti-corruption protests across Russian Federation on Monday in a new show of defiance by those who oppose Vladimir Putin's government.

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  • Florentino Perez Admits He Hasn't Spoken To Cristiano Ronaldo Yet
Florentino Perez Admits He Hasn't Spoken To Cristiano Ronaldo Yet

When speaking publicly on Monday, having run unopposed to return as president for the next four years, Perez did not reference Ronaldo when discussing the current state of Los Blancos . Perez assured the fans that the Portugal global would be honouring his contract with Real Madrid while insisting that he would contact the star striker only ...

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  • US jet shoots down 'Iranian drone' in Syria
US jet shoots down 'Iranian drone' in Syria

The drone shot down on June 20 was "just outside" the deconfliction zone, according to USA officials who spoke to CNN . A United States fighter jet shot down an Iranian-made drone operated by pro-Syria forces on Tuesday, the USA military said .

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  • S.Korea's Moon says N.Korea responsible for Warmbier death
S.Korea's Moon says N.Korea responsible for Warmbier death

Doctors said he returned with severe brain damage, but they were not sure what caused it. Pyongyang returned Warmbier to the USA on June 13 after reportedly being in a coma for a year . South Korea's oldest nuclear reactor Kori No.1 was permanently shut down at midnight on Sunday after reaching the end of its 40-year-lifespan, the firs...

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  • No Conclusion Yet On US Student's Cause Of Death
No Conclusion Yet On US Student's Cause Of Death

Barack Obama didn't attack Donald Trump in his issued statement , but let it be known that he had his own response to the criticism that he didn't do enough to bring Otto Warmbier home from North Korea . Eastern Vision, a Hong Kong-based tour company that specializes in travel for university students and new graduates, stopped taking USA c...

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  • Pak Calls Allegations of Role in Kabul Bombing 'Baseless'
Pak Calls Allegations of Role in Kabul Bombing 'Baseless'

The Parliament of Afghanistan intensified its efforts Wednesday to mediate between the government and the demonstrators who are still demanding the resignation of President Ashraf Gani and other high governmental officials, after the recent terrorist attacks.

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  • McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to N.Korea
McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to N.Korea

The death of US student Otto Warmbier has brought a wave of sorrow and a new stumbling block to any sort of negotiations between the United States and North Korea . He was traveling in China when he signed up, out of curiosity and a sense of adventure, for a four-day trip to North Korea . In the House, lawmakers lined up behind legislation orde...

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  • 5 workers exposed to radiation at Japan nuke lab
5 workers exposed to radiation at Japan nuke lab

Agency spokesman Masataka Tanimoto said one of the men's survey indicated high levels of plutonium exposure in his lungs, with the dose showing almost 1,000 times that of his earlier nostril survey. It raised nuclear security concerns as well as questions about whether the workers were adequately protected. The figure, 22,000 Becquerels, coul...

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  • Qatar row: USA shifts tone as Turkish troops arrive in Doha
Qatar row: USA shifts tone as Turkish troops arrive in Doha

Ms Nauert echoed that complaint, saying, "At this point, we are left with one simple question: Were the actions really about their concerns regarding Qatar's alleged support for terrorism or were they about the long-simmering grievances" between and among Mideast neighbors.

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  • Australia suspends Islamic State airstrikes after US downed Syrian warplane
Australia suspends Islamic State airstrikes after US downed Syrian warplane

Since June 2nd there have been over 35 interactions in the Baltic Sea region between US and Russian jets and warships, but the Monday incident is notable because the USA military considered it "unsafe", according to one official. In response, Russian Federation announced its air defenses would track all coalition targets west of the Euphrates, ...

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  • Australia Halts Airstrikes In Syria After Russian Threat
Australia Halts Airstrikes In Syria After Russian Threat

The more dramatic response seemed to come from Russia's Defense Ministry, which issued threats of a kinetic response against US jets west of the Euphrates in Syria , referring to them as "air targets". Russia, a key ally of Syrian President Bashar Assad , has been providing an air cover to the government's offensive since 2015. Moscow recently ...

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  • US Shoots Down Armed Drone Over Southern Syria
US Shoots Down Armed Drone Over Southern Syria

Officials said coalition forces were patrolling an established combat outpost to the northeast of At Tanf, where they're training and advising partner ground forces in the fight against ISIS . "Air operations continue and de-confliction measures are ongoing", a United Kingdom government spokesperson said Tuesday. Sharif, said all six ballistic m...

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  • Trump Says Otto Warmbier Should Have Been Brought Home Sooner
Trump Says Otto Warmbier Should Have Been Brought Home Sooner

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the United States holds North Korea accountable for Warmbier's "unjust imprisonment" and urged Pyongyang to release three other Americans who are detained . John McCain , R-Ariz., proposed that prospective American travelers complete a form declaring they won't hold the usa government responsi...

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  • Darjeeling Unrest: Rajnath Appeals for Calm
Darjeeling Unrest: Rajnath Appeals for Calm

Banerjee, who chaired a high level meet at the state secretariat in Nabanna that was participated by various development boards of the hills, asserted her resolve to restore peace in the hills. At least four vehicles including three of police were torched while eight vehicles were vandalised. Some police personnel and GJM activists were injured ...

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  • US President Donald Trump Calls Otto Warmbier's Death A 'Total Disgrace'
US President Donald Trump Calls Otto Warmbier's Death A 'Total Disgrace'

North Korea's demands include a peace treaty to officially end the Korean War and the removal of USA troops from the Korean Peninsula. He was sentenced to 10 years of hard labor in April 2016 for spying. The State Department has steadily ratcheted up its travel advisory for North Korea and strongly warns Americans against traveling to the coun...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case on July 31
Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case on July 31

Ronaldo and Mourinho are the latest members of the soccer elite to be accused of tax fraud in Spain. According to the Mirror , Manchester United have offered £26m for Perisic. Four-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo is accused of diverting €150m of advertising revenue and image rights through a shell company in the British Virgin Islands, a tax h...

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  • NHC says Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf of Mexico
NHC says Tropical Storm Cindy forms in Gulf of Mexico

Tropical Storm Cindy formed in the Gulf Tuesday afternoon when the disturbance being watched by the National Hurricane Center was measured with maximum sustained winds of 45 miles per hour. However, residents all along the Gulf Coast are being urged not to focus on the exact track of the storm. Tropical Storm Cindy is bracing to hit landfall i...

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  • Trump to China: Thanks for trying with North Korea
Trump to China: Thanks for trying with North Korea

Warmbier", he said , adding that at least 10 Americans were freed from North Korea under Obama. After spending more than a year in detention in North Korea, the University of Virginia student was sent back home to his parents in OH in a coma.

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  • Press Secretary Sean Spicer is searching for his White House replacement
Press Secretary Sean Spicer is searching for his White House replacement

As to whether Trump shares that conclusion, Spicer said, "I have not sat down and asked him about his specific reaction to them". "We have a tremendous respect for the First Amendment, your ability to do your job - the briefing is one aspect of what we do", Spicer said, adding that the press staff is available "almost 20, 24 hours a day" to...

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