Russia, North Korea may be planning ‘October surprise’ ahead of election: report

According to reports, the Biden administration is growing concerned that Russia and North Korea may be planning an “October surprise” ahead of the US presidential election. The strengthening military alliance between Russian President Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could lead to an expansion of Pyongyang’s nuclear arsenal and increase tensions in […]

In message to Russia, Chilean lawmakers meet in Antarctica to underline territorial claims

Chilean defense officials convened a meeting in Antarctica on Thursday to bolster their territorial claims there amid rising tensions over Russian polar exercises. Members of Chile’s parliamentary defense committee flew to the desolate airbase for a meeting they called an assertion of national sovereignty. An unusually cold autumn has hit parts of South America, with […]

Russia Jails Barman For 25 Years Over Joining Pro-Ukraine Fighting Unit

Last month, Russia sentenced a man to 10 years in prison for planning fighting on the Ukrainian side. (Representative) Moscow: Russia on Thursday sentenced a bartender to 25 years in prison for joining Russian military units fighting for Ukraine and sabotaging railway equipment. Since Russia launched a “special military operation” in Ukraine in 2022, numerous […]

Shorten the war in Ukraine by closing loopholes in sanctions against Russia

The war between Russia and Ukraine has entered a critical stage. Kiev is deploying new Western munitions to build solid defenses and reverse Russian gains on the battlefield. At the same time, Moscow seeks further territorial conquests by increasing military production with export energy revenues and circumventing international sanctions. Therefore, closing the sanctions loopholes that […]

Mike Johnson Backs Allowing Ukraine to Strike Russia with U.S. Weapons

House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-Louisiana) on Wednesday appeared to support allowing Ukraine to use U.S.-provided weapons to attack Russia and Russian-controlled areas. A reporter asked Johnson about the House Intelligence Committee’s letter asking the Biden administration to allow Ukraine to attack Russia with weapons provided by the United States. The letter stipulates that this would […]

UK says China is arming Russia, contra Blinken

China is in the process of providing “lethal aid” to Russia for use in the war in Ukraine, according to the United Kingdom’s top defense leader. “They have increasingly been working together,” British Defense Secretary Grant Shapps told a London Defense Conference audience on Wednesday. “And today I can reveal that we have evidence that […]

Inside Kharkiv as Russia advances | podcast | News

“We were walking through Shevchenko Park in the center of Kharkiv. It was a lovely day, very warm and sunny. People were sitting outside, chatting and drinking coffee. ” Sean WalkerThe Guardian’s Central and Eastern Europe correspondent was walking through a park in Kharkiv, Ukraine, when he heard an explosion in the distance. “As I […]

Lawmakers Call to Allow Ukraine to Strike Russia with U.S.-Provided Weapons

Leaders and members of the House Intelligence Committee on Monday called on the Biden administration to allow Ukraine to attack Russia with U.S.-supplied weapons under certain conditions. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Michael Turner (R-Ohio), Ranking Member Jim Hymes (D-Conn.), Rep. Gerald Connolly (D-Va.) and other members of the committee met with Secretary of Defense Lloyd […]