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North Korea threatens UK with ‘a miserable end’ over military exercises

By Julian Ryall, tokyo  25 AUGUST 2017 • 5:30AM North Korea has warned that Britain “faces a miserable end” if it becomes involved in the joint US-South Korean military exercises presently taking place in the South. British forces are not taking part in the present drills, although RAF Typhoons were involved in four days of exercises […]

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Thailand Issues an Arrest Warrant for Its Former Prime Minister After She Fails to Show For a Verdict

Helen Regan Aug 24, 2017 Thailand’s Supreme Court has issued an arrest warrant for former prime minster of Thailand Yingluck Shinawatra after she failed to show up in court Friday to hear the verdict of a negligence trial that is likely to further polarize the kingdom’s much-divided political system. The highly-anticipated verdict has now been postponed until […]

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North Korea sent Syria ‘prohibited’ weapons shipments

The material was bound for a Syrian weapons agency, according to a leaked UN report Two shipments of “prohibited items” from North Korea to Syria have been intercepted in the past six months, according to a report compiled by the UN. The confidential report, obtained by Reuters, says the shipments were bound for the Syrian Scientific Studies […]

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Divers Find Remains in Search of U.S. Navy Ship Damaged in Collision – video

SINGAPORE — Divers have found remains of missing American sailors in the flooded compartments of the Navy destroyer John S. McCain, which collided with an oil tanker on Monday off the coast of Singapore, the commander of the United States Pacific Fleet said Tuesday. The commander, Adm. Scott H. Swift, declined to say how many bodies had been […]

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Malaysia deploys 6 vessels, 2 aircraft in search for missing US sailors

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 | MYT 4:01 PM BY AUSTIN CAMOENS KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Armed Forces has deployed six vessels and two aircraft to aid in search and rescue efforts for 10 sailors missing after a US warship collided with a merchant vessel in the waters off Johor. The sailors went missing following a collision […]

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Trump lays down goals for war in Afghanistan

Washington [U.S.A.], August 22 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump on Monday said that he would not announce dates or troop levels, but “from now on victory will have a clear definition,” while laying down goals for the war in Afghanistan. Trump, while giving an address at the Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, a U.S. military base adjacent to the […]

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Trump said to have decided on strategy in Afghanistan -videos

President Trump is set to address U.S. troops and the nation about the war in Afghanistan Monday night, the White House announced on Sunday, as the president considers whether to take a new approach to the conflict that has stretched on for 16 years. Trump will “provide an update on the path forward for America’s engagement […]

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Kim Jong-Un secret escape route to China revealed as North Korea fears US strike

KIM Jong-un has an escape plan for fleeing over the border to China in the event of a US military attack on North Korea, intelligence sources reveal. By MARCO GIANNANGELI – EXCLUSIVE The dictator would take only a tiny group of people with him, including his wife and two rocket experts. Details of the secret plan […]

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‘At least 10 killed’ in train derailment in India

A train came off the tracks in India’s northern state of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday, killing at least 10 people and wounding more than 100 as carriages slammed into each other, the local chief medical officer said. TV channel CNN News18 put the death toll at 20 in the crash close to Muzaffarnagar, about 130 […]