Category Archives: World News

Pence: ‘All options remain on the table’ after nixed Iran strike

Vice President Pence joined National Security Adviser John Bolton in warning Iran not to interpret American military restraint as a sign of weakness and doubled down on the U.S.’ willingness to take necessary action.

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California Dems propose resolution linking Israeli government to massacre at Pittsburgh synagogue

These demonrats need committed. A draft resolution set to be debated this weekend at the California Democratic Party State Convention, obtained by Fox News, accuses the Israeli government of willfully “aligning with the virulent Islamophobia” of white supremacist groups in the U.S. — and links Israel indirectly to the Oct. 2018 massacre of 11 congregants at a Pittsburgh synagogue.

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Iran says it will respond ‘firmly’ to US aggression amid retaliatory cyberattack, aborted military strike

Saturday Iran warned that it will “firmly” respond to any aggression or threat by the U.S., a warning that comes after President Trump aborted a military attack while a U.S. cyber team carried out a retaliatory digital strike against the regime.

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Trump confirms he called off retaliatory Iran attack ‘10 minutes before the strike’

Friday President Trump confirmed that he called off a retaliatory attack on Iran in response to the downing of a U.S. drone “10 minutes before the strike,” saying the number of expected casualties was not “proportionate” to what Tehran did.

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Trump: Might Talk to PM May About Five Eyes Spying on Campaign

Friday President Trump said he “may very well talk” to Prime Minister Theresa May about potential spying on the 2016 campaign by the Five Eyes intelligence alliance of Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States.

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2 oil tankers damaged in suspected attack in the Gulf of Oman, crew evacuated

Thursday two  oil tankers were damaged in a suspected attack off the Gulf of Oman prompting the rescue of dozens of crew members.

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Dramatic moment US warship almost collides with Russian destroyer in Philippine Sea

The U.S. Navy has released footage of the dramatic moment one of its warships almost collided with a Russian destroyer in the Philippine Sea.

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Iran’s Guards commander says U.S. military presence in Gulf is ‘an opportunity’: ISNA

The United States’ military presence in the Gulf used to be a serious threat but now it is an opportunity, a senior commander of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards said on Sunday, according to the Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA).

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Trump says Mexico is an ‘abuser’ of the US, amid tariff negotiations

Sunday President Trump called Mexico an “abuser” of the United States, and warned that if the country does not do more to “stop the invasion” of the Southern border, his newly-imposed tariffs on Mexican goods would force companies based in Mexico to be “brought back” into the U.S.

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Hostilities flare up as rockets hit Israel from Gaza

Militants in the Gaza Strip have fired more than 150 rockets into Israel, the army says, prompting air strikes and tank fire on the Palestinian territory. Sirens went off as people rushed to shelters in southern Israel. Two Israelis were wounded and a Palestinian man was killed in the exchange.

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