Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
American gets 15 years of hard labor in North Korea for 'hostile acts' An American tour operator has been sentenced to 15 years of hard labor in North Korea for alleged “hostile acts” against the repressive regime, according to its official state news agency. Kenneth Bae, who is in his mid-40s and lives in Washington state, has been described by friends as a devout Christian who took tourists on trips to North Korea, The Associated Press reported. More
China successfully tests first stealth combat drone: media It said Thursday’s test flight made China the “fourth power . . . capable of putting a stealth drone into the sky,” after the U.S., European Union and Britain. Images posted online showed a sleek grey delta-wing aircraft apparently powered by a jet ... 11/22/2013 - 7:00 pm | View Link
China tests first stealth combat drone, state media reports adding the flight made China the “fourth power… capable of putting a stealth drone into the sky.” Images posted online showed a sleek grey delta-wing aircraft apparently powered by a jet engine and resembling an American combat drone. Beijing is ... 11/22/2013 - 8:06 am | View Link
China tests first stealth combat drone: media capable of putting a stealth drone into the sky", after the US, European Union and Britain. Images posted online showed a sleek grey delta-wing aircraft apparently powered by a jet engine and resembling an American combat drone. State media widely reported ... 11/22/2013 - 4:06 am | View Link
China tests stealth combat drone capable of putting a stealth drone into the sky”. Images posted online showed a sleek grey delta-wing aircraft apparently powered by a jet engine and resembling an American combat drone. Beijing is steadily building its military muscle and unveiled its ... 11/22/2013 - 12:51 am | View Link
China tests first stealth combat drone: media Images posted online showed a sleek grey delta wing aircraft apparently powered by a jet engine and resembling an American combat drone. Beijing is steadily building its military muscle and unveiled its first stealth fighter, the J-20, in early 2011 ... 11/21/2013 - 11:38 pm | View Link
CHINA HAS COPIED THE US RQ-170 STEALTH UAV that was ... A pair of grainy photos shot at long distance could be the best evidence yet of Beijing's first jet-powered and presumably armed drone warplane. The images ... 09/16/2014 - 9:23 pm | View Website
Shenyang J-16 Silent Flanker Chinese Intermediate Stealth ... China is developing a heavily modified variant of the J-11B code named J-16 Silent Flanker. It features stealth design like internal weapons bays, stealth-optimized ... 09/16/2014 - 4:51 pm | View Website
Chinese Radar May Pierce F-35 Stealth Armor: Report ... Increasingly sophisticated radar in China and Russia may soon be able to pierce the stealth armor on F-22 and F-35 fighter jets, according to a news report. 09/16/2014 - 10:17 am | View Website
Chinese stealth fighters could take on the world Familiar friends? Indeed, both the Chinese stealth fighters bear a suspicious resemblance to the US F-22 and F-35 projects, leading to accusations of design theft. 09/16/2014 - 2:39 am | View Website
China Also Test Three Kinds Of Stealth Fighters The United ... 中国正在研制3种隐身战机 According to the Russian "Foreign Military Review" magazine electronic version of the report, China has long been in the ... 09/15/2014 - 8:13 pm | View Website
Doctors are expected to provide an update on Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's health and whether the tumor in his abdomen is cancerous.
The mayor withdrew his re-election bid Friday as he undergoes treatment, dramatically ending a campaign he had doggedly pursued despite a stint in rehab and calls for him to quit amid drug and alcohol scandals.
The U. N. has brokered a provisional deal with Israel and the Palestinian Authority to enable reconstruction work to begin in Gaza, U. N. Middle East envoy Robert Serry said Tuesday.
The U. N. says it will help to rebuild the private sector in the Gaza Strip and give the Palestinian Authority a leading role in reconstruction efforts.
Serry stressed the urgency of getting building materials into Gaza as well as reviving the economy.
“We consider this temporary mechanism, which must get up and running without delay, as an important step towards the objective of lifting all remaining closures,” he said, describing it as a “signal of hope to the people of Gaza.”
Serry gave assurances that the U.
South Korean soldiers have arrested a U. S. citizen attempting to swim across the Han River into North Korea.
A Defense Ministry spokesperson told Agence France-Presse the man, in his 30s, was detained Tuesday night and handed over to the relevant authorities.
“I was trying to go to North Korea in order to meet with Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un,” the American told investigators, according to an unnamed government source cited by South Korea’s Yonhap News Agency.
Crossing the heavily militarized border between the two countries, which are officially still at war, is tremendously dangerous.