US Backs Japan’s Bid for Permanent UN Security Council Seat

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US President Joe Biden expressed his support for Japan’s bid to be a permanent member of a reformed United Nations Security Council. “President Biden reiterated support for Japan’s permanent membership on a reformed Security Council and for other countries who …

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Turkey To Launch New Cross-Border Military Operation in Northern Syria

Turkey to launch a new cross-border offensive in its southern border areas with Syria in order to combat terrorist threats emanating from these regions. “Our main aim is to create a 30-kilometer-deep safe zone along our borders with Syria,” Turkish …

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US Claims Pentagon Committed to UFO Investigation

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United States defense intelligence officials said Tuesday the Pentagon has committed to determining the origins of unidentified aerial phenomenon (UAP), commonly known as UFO, saying the matter has concerned national security. Scott Bray, deputy director of Navy Intelligence, reported that …

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Finland, Sweden Submits NATO Application

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The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) announced that both Finland and Sweden have submitted their applications to join the organization. The appilcation letters were delivered to NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at NATO’s Brussels headquarters by Finnish Ambassador to NATO …

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Saudi and US Top Officials Discuss Strengthening Bilateral Cooperation

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The United States and Saudi Arabia’s top security officials met on Wednesday in Washington, where they spoke about the long-standing partnership between the two countries.  The US National Security Advisor, Jake Sullivan during meeting with Saudi Vice Minister of Defense …

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Israel Warns It Will Use “Every Kind of Weapon” Against Palestinian Terrorists

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Israel on Tuesday warned to use “every kind of weapons” on its disposal against Palestinian terrorist in order to protect the Israeli citizens from harm. Israel Prime Minister Naftali Bennett instructed the security forces to target terrorists wherever they are …

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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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Tajikistan And Russia Discuss Modernization Of Tajik Army, Bilateral Issues

Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon in a meeting with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, stated it is important to discuss modernization of Tajik Army and situation on the bordering areas. Both the presidents met ahead of the Collective Security Treaty Organization …

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Ex-Pakistan PM Khan’s Security Beefed Up Over “Assassination Plot” Claims

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The Pakistani government on Monday said they have taken all necessary measures to beef up security for former Prime Minister Imran Khan after he claimed there was a plot to assassinate him. During a rally in Sialkhot in Pakistan’s Punjab …

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Finland, Sweden Confirm Plans to Join NATO

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Finland and Sweden formally announced their plans to join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) as a result of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Finnish President Sauli Niinisto confirmed at a press conference that his country will apply for NATO …

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