U.S.S. Carney Intercepts Missiles Fired by Iran-backed Houthis near Yemen

Iran-backed Houthi rebels fired a missile at the USS on Wednesday carny According to reports, off the coast of Yemen. ABC News report: A US Navy destroyer has been involved in a security incident in the Red Sea, US officials announced Thursday. The aircraft carrier USS Kearney encountered multiple missiles fired by the Houthis in […]

Senegal Intercepts Ships Carrying Hundreds of Migrants to Europe

Senegal’s navy announced on Sunday that it had seized four ships carrying migrants bound for Europe in the past three days. These latest interdictions bring the total number of migrants apprehended since July 1 to 1,995. “Two more boats carrying 262 would-be migrants, including 26 women and 13 minors, boarded late Saturday. It was also […]

Mexico intercepts over 500 migrants, some forcibly drugged

Mexico blocked more than 500 migrants from traveling to the United States this weekend as authorities cracked down on illegal and dangerous shipping practices. That includes 206 people who were found forcibly drugged in abandoned trailers. Mexico’s National Institute of Migration (INM) said Saturday that 206 migrants were found “locked in an airtight compartment of […]

Drugs rain down on French countryside after fighter jet intercepts suspected smuggler

A pilot operating a small plane in remote French airspace dumped dozens of bags suspected of containing drugs after being intercepted by French fighter jets last weekend. Authorities were alerted to the single-seat tourist plane flying near a nuclear power plant in restricted airspace in the Ardèche region of France. This photo taken on June […]

Coast Guard intercepts $186M in cocaine across Atlantic, Caribbean

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has seized more than £14,000 worth of cocaine worth $186 million in multiple seizures on the high seas, the agency said Saturday. Coast Guard crews unloaded illegal drugs in Miami on Friday, following nine separate seizures in the Atlantic and Caribbean, the Coast Guard said in a news release. […]

Sonic Boom Rocks D.C. As Fighter Jet Intercepts Plane Which Later Crashed

The massive explosion that rocked the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area on Sunday was caused by a fighter jet scrambled to intercept an unresponsive plane, officials said. Two F-16 fighter jets scrambled from a National Guard base near Atlantic City, New Jersey, and two others merged with Andrews after an unlicensed Cessna 560 Citation V flew […]