Pyongyang reacts with disdain after US Secretary of State Tillerson warned ‘all options are on the table’.
North Korea said on Monday that it was not frightened by US threats of possible pre-emptive military action to halt
Women and children are being slaughtered in South Sudan by soldiers who said to be using knives for the massacres to save their ammunition.
The brutal conflict, sparking UN warnings over ethnic cleansing, is driving a devastating famine that is threatening millions with starvation in the country.
China warns that it is reconsidering its policy not to use nuclear weapons against South Korea in response to the U.S. deploying the THAAD missile system and sending B-52 bombers to protect its ally.
On February 28, Russian military expert Viktor Baranetz, a retired colonel and former defense ministry spokesman, published an article in the Russian tabloid Komsomolskaya Pravda titled “Trump-Pump-Pump And Our Big Bang.” In the article, Baranetz asserted that Russia has asymmetrical responses to the increase in the U.S. military budget. According to Baranetz, Russia is “quietly
An Iranian Navy commander called US actions in the Persian Gulf “unprofessional,” adding that there could be “irreversible consequences.” He said the US vessel changed course towards Iranian warships in the Strait of Hormuz on March 4.
According to the Iranian commander, the USNS Invincible, a tracking ship accompanied by a group
North Korea has warned that US and South Korean joint military exercises could result in “actual war.”
North Korean diplomat Ju Yong Choi described the joint military exercises as “massive, unprecedented” and a “major cause of escalation of tension that might turn into actual war,” reported Reuters.
The diplomat, speaking
Trump administration plans to pursue wider military involvement, including special forces operations, as ISIS expands The US military intends to expand its involvement in the fight against Somalia’s armed groups [FIle: Farah Abdi Warsameh/AP]
With frequent suicide bombings and assaults on Somalia’s hotels and military targets, the armed group al-Shabab continues to threaten stability
Nato’s most senior British officer has claimed that alleged Russian cyber attacks could be deemed an act of war and trigger the military alliance’s principle of collective defense.
General Sir Adrian
Estonia: Dozens of men and women in camouflage gather in a school gymnasium, readying equipment and weapons for a hypothetical battlefield.
They may look like soldiers, but as CBS News’ Elizabeth Palmer reports, they’re actually ordinary civilians with day jobs, but they are also volunteers in the Estonian Defence League, a kind of citizen’s
The Scenario unfolds in “Battle of the Persian Gulf II,” a new animated film more than four years in the making.
THE NEW YORKER is aggressively touting its 13,000-word cover story on Russia and Trump that was bylined by three writers, including the magazine’s editor-in-chief, David Remnick. Beginning with its cover image menacingly featuring Putin, Trump and the magazine’s title in Cyrillic letters, along with its lead cartoon dystopically depicting a
ISIS using suicide attacks on ‘industrial scale’
Almost 300 Islamic State (IS) militants have killed themselves in suicide attacks in Mosul since Iraqi forces started an offensive to recapture the city in October, according to the jihadist group’s
Abu Tahseen, a 63-year-old eagle-eyed Iraqi man, has proven to be quite a nuisance for the ISIS terrorist group as he has single-handedly wiped out 321 extremist fighters during various battles across the country.
Abu Tahseen is a member of the ‘Popular Mobilization Units’ (PMU) and
The next deadly worldwide epidemic could happen at the hand of a terrorist, employing biotechnology for an attack, Bill Gates has warned at the Munich Security Conference. The Microsoft founder also compared the pandemic to nuclear war and climate change.
“The next epidemic could originate on the computer screen of a terrorist intent on
President Donald Trump said last week that he would “absolutely do safe zones in Syria” to stem the flow of refugees into other countries.
Trump is expected to ask the Pentagon and State Department to
US B-2 bombers struck ISIS camps in Libya overnight, several US officials told CNN Thursday.
The mission, which is expected to be the last, short-notice military operation ordered by President Barack Obama, was approved several days ago by the President, according to sources. US surveillance aircraft had been
China issued a warning to the incoming Trump administration through its state-run media Friday that the U.S. risks a “large-scale war” if it follows through on Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson’s suggestion that the U.S. should block China’s access to its growing man-made islands in the South China Sea.
South Korean commandos would immediately “decapitate” Kim Jong-un and his military leadership if a nuclear strike is ever actually impending against the South, according to a new wartime plan.
The South Korean defense chief confirmed on Wednesday that the country plans to create a military unit in 2017 for the sole purpose of eliminating
Israeli soldiers detained a 7-year-old Palestinian boy reportedly using him as a human shield, an Israeli human rights organization claimed Thursday. The incident occurred during the weekly protest in Palestine’s Kafr Qadum town in the West Bank region.
The boy, identified as Muamen Murad Mahmoud Shteiwi, is a resident of