US to Approve Sending Long Range Missiles to Ukraine

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United States officials said the government could soon approve sending long-range missiles to Ukraine. The officials said the deputy Cabinet members discussed the matter last week during their two meetings at the White House. Reports said the US would announce …

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Leaked Audio Allegedly Details Chinese Plan to Attack Taiwan

An audio recording from an alleged top-secret meeting of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) commanders revealed China’s plan to “transition from normal to war status with Taiwan.”  “We won’t hesitate to start a war, crush Taiwan’s independence and strong enemies’ …

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South Korea and Japan Scramble Jets After Russian and Chinese Jet Patrol

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Authorities in South Korea and Japan said they scrambled jets after Chinese and Russian warplanes neared their airspace as Tokyo hosted leaders of Australia, the United States, and India to bolster the regional alliance on Tuesday. South Korea’s Foreign Ministry …

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Ukraine Releases Video of Kamikaze Drone Taking Out Russian Tanks

I MEF Information GroupU.S. Marines with 1st Air Naval Gunfire Liaison Company (ANGLICO), I Marine Expeditionary Force Information Group, launch a lethal miniature aerial missile system during an exercise at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, Sept. 2, 2020. During the exercise, 1st ANGLICO’s mission was to launch, locate, track, lock and engage a simulated enemy target with an unmanned aerial system. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Lance Cpl. Tyler Forti) | Lance Cpl. Tyler Forti

The Ukrainian military released for the first time video footage of its Special Operations Forces using a foreign-made kamikaze drone targeting Russian positions. Ukraine’s Special Operations Forces posted the 44-second video on Facebook on May 24 showing a kamikaze drone …

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North Korea Launches Three Ballistic Missiles Towards East Sea, South Korea Says

Fourth EstateA North Korean ballistic missle launch in 2019. | UN Handout

North Korea launched three ballistic missiles toward the East Sea on May 25 morning, a day after United States President Joe Biden wrapped his first presidential trip to Asia. The Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) of South Korea said that …

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US Claims Conducting Successful Hypersonic Weapon Test

Fourth EstateBoeing B-52H Stratofortress - Contando Estrelas

The United States Air Force said Monday it had successfully launched a hypersonic weapon test, marking a “major accomplishment” for them. A long-range bomber B-52H Stratofortress released an AGM-183A Air-launched Rapid Response Weapon (ARRW) last May 14 off the Southern …

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Iran to Produce Drone In Tajikistan

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Iran said on Tuesday that it would produce its Ababil 2 drone at a facility newly established in Tajikistan. Iran’s Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri and Defense Minister of Tajikistan Sherali Miroz inaugurated the …

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US Mulls Sharing Okinawa Munitions Depot with Japan’s Self-Defense Forces

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Japanese government sources said Saturday that the U.S. military could share its ammunition depots in Okinawa with Japan’s Self-Defense Forces (SDF) to enhance their operational coordination in defending its southwestern islands. According to reports, the SDF’s use of U.S. ammunition …

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Ukraine Official Interpreted Putin’s Speech, Says He Won’t Use Nuclear Weapons

Adviser to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, Oleksiy Arestovych, said he interpreted Russian President Vladimir Putin’s speech on Victory Day as an indication that Russia would not escalate the war through the use of nuclear weapons and would not engage NATO …

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