Pakistan says it has successfully conducted a œtraining launch of a ballistic missile capable of carrying both nuclear and conventional warheads up to 1,500 kilometers. The move came amid Pakistan's heightened military tensions with neighboring rival India, and it is seen by observers as part of the efforts Islamabad is making to keep pace with New Delhi's massive investments in military hardware and advancements. After the indigenously produced Shaheen-II medium range rocket was fired into the Arabian Sea on Thursday, military spokesman Major-General Asif Ghafoor said that it is œa...

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The United States has increased tariffs from 10% to 25% on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. China on Friday said it œdeeply regrets the increased tariffs and will take the œnecessary countermeasures without giving any details. The increases are going into effect amid talks between Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and U.S. Treasury...

American authorities have arrested a North Korean cargo ship - Wise Honest - for being accused of violating American sanctions and the United Nations is transporting coal from North Korea. The Security Division of the US Department of Justice explained in a statement on Thursday (9/5) that the ship was approaching American waters. The ship was first captured by Indonesia's maritime authority in...

U.S. law enforcement officials announced on Wednesday the indictment of two Israeli operators of a website that referred hundreds of thousands of users to underground internet marketplaces to purchase drugs, weapons and other illegal products. Tal Prihar, 37, an Israeli citizen living in Brazil, and Michael Phan, 34, who lives in Israel, were indicted by a federal grand jury in Western...

President Donald Trump imposed new sanctions Wednesday on Iran, hours after the Iranian president said he was pulling out of parts of the 2015 nuclear deal struck with world powers. Trump said in an executive order there would be new sanctions on Iranian metal exports: steel, aluminum, copper and iron. U.S. sanctions on Iranian oil, its No. 1 moneymaker, have had a devastating effect on its...

US-backed Syrian forces have approved more than 100 women and children from ISIS members to their home countries, local officials for VOA said. The Syrian Democratic Forces or SDF, a military coalition that leads the Kurds and supported by the US on Wednesday (8/5), said Kazakhstan and Sweden were countries that had received back some of the countries supported in northeast Syria. "We have...

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in London for talks with British officials on the status of the special relationship between the nations amid heightened tensions with Iran and uncertainty over Britain's exit from the European Union. Pompeo is meeting Wednesday with British Prime Minister Theresa May and Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt and will later deliver a speech on the potential for...

Wednesday is V-E Day ” Victory in Europe ” the 74th anniversary of the formal end of World War II in Europe, when the allied powers defeated German leader Adolf Hitler and his once invincible Nazi war machine. While V-E Day is not considered a major day of reflection and thanksgiving in the United States, it is observed across Europe and much of the former Soviet Union. The true number of...

POLITICS
US Issues List of Russian Politicians, Oligarchs But No New Sanctions
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 01:01 WIB The U.S. Treasury Department has released a congressionally mandated list of Russian politicians and business figures who are close to President...
SECURITIES
Riots Roil India Ahead of Controversial Movie Release
Thursday, 25 January 2018 11:25 WIB Riots broke out in cities across India as angry protestors torched cars and damaged movie theaters a day before a controversial film is set to be...
CULTURE
MISCELLANEOUS
FBI Deputy Director Stepping Down
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 11:27 WIB Andrew McCabe, the FBI's No. 2 official whom President Donald Trump publicly criticized for alleged political bias, stepped down from the bureau...

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