Rapid advancements in China’s military capabilities pose increasing risks to American supremacy in outer space, the head of the United States military’s space wing said on Monday ... “The progress they've made has been stunning, stunningly fast.” ... (credit. CHINA DAILY VIAREUTERS). China developing technology to mine asteroids ... .
Australia’s terrorism threat level has changed to “possible” after eight years as “probable”, with security authorities saying the risk of a terror attack has reduced ... He said Asio had “conducted a thorough assessment before the decision to repatriate was made” including face-to-face interviews in Syria ... Read more ... Reuse this content. .
A two-day-old baby is killed in an attack on a maternity ward in southern Ukraine. Officials say at least 437 children have died since Russia’s invasion began. More than 800 have been injured. How many kids are permanently traumatised is anybody’s guess. Every day, Vladimir Putin gets away with murder ... Every day the killers go unpunished ... Its aim ... Good ... .
PARIS. Iranian authorities have arrested a niece of supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei after she recorded a video describing the authorities led by her uncle as a “murderous and child-killing regime” ... Her brother Mahmoud Moradkhani wrote on Twitter that she was arrested on Wednesday after going to the office of the prosecutor following a summons ... .
A collection of high-ranking European officials are fed up with the Biden administration for what they view as war profiteering during the conflict in Ukraine. The comments come amid rising gas prices and mounting tension toward US legislation that offers tax credits to those who “Buy American.” ... REUTERS... ....
Dr. Anis Tannous placed an olive tree in front of a branch of his bank. In the Koura area, in northern Lebanon, this family man came unarmed and organized a sit-in in front of Société Générale de Banque du Liban, a Lebanese bank and a subsidiary of SGBL Group... For more stories from The MediaLine go to themedialine.org ... .
SHANGHAI -- Protesters angered by strict anti-virus measures called for China's powerful leader to resign, an unprecedented rebuke as authorities in at least eight cities struggled to suppress demonstrations Sunday that represent a rare direct challenge to the ruling Communist Party... WATCH NOW ABC7Los Angeles 24x7 Streaming channel ... .
China protests. Massive protests erupted in several parts of China in response to the latest restrictions imposed by the government to curb the spread of Covid ... Recalling the incident one of the protesters said that one of his friends had been beaten by the police while two other friends were pepper sprayed ... China eases Covid lockdown restrictions.
The finance world has been rocked by the sudden and unexpected death of a young crypto founder at the age of just 30. Tiantian Kullander, the co-founder of Hong Kong-based digital asset company AmberGroup, died in his sleep on November 23, with the news confirmed on the company’s website “with the deepest sadness and a heavy heart” ... ....
AMMAN. Jordanian security forces have foiled two attempts to smuggle large quantities of drugs from Syria in two days, the Jordan News Agency reported ... Response patrols acted swiftly and applied rules of engagement ... ....
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said his country intends to have the world's most powerful nuclear force as he promoted dozens of military officers involved in the recent launch of a new ballistic missile, state media reported ... Mr Kim was pictured in photos posing with scientists, engineers and military officials involved in the test ... .