Tag: war

NEWS

Netanyahu Vows To Expand War On Hamas, Gaza Death Toll Rises

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to expand his country’s war against Hamas in Gaza, as health authorities in the enclave reported dozens of victims in an Israeli strike on a refugee camp. “We are expanding the fight in the coming days, and this will be a long battle and it isn’t close to finished,” Netanyahu told members of […]

EDITORIAL

Why President Putin Is Winning

President Putin seems to be having the last laugh as the war between Ukraine and Russia continues unabated. The fact is the U.S. and its allies are already showing weakness in support for Ukraine and, after two years, are suffering from war fatigue. Political pundits have now argued that Putin’s patience has paid off, especially against the backdrop of U.S. […]

NEWS

US Running Out of Money to Fund Ukraine War, Budget Office Says

The U.S. is running out of money and time helping Ukraine in its defense against Russian aggression, Office of Management and Budget Director Shalanda Young warned in a letter to Republican House Speaker Mike Johnson and other congressional leaders. Young said in the letter that by the end of the year, the U.S. will no longer have the funds to […]

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Israel Officially Declares War on Hamas After Surprise Attack  

The Israeli government formally declared war Sunday on Hamas militants in Gaza, setting the stage for a massive Israeli military response to the Islamist militant group’s surprise attack on the Jewish state. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had already said Saturday his country was at war with Hamas as the militants’ attack raged, but his assessment was rhetorical. The Cabinet […]

POLITICS

10 Main Reasons China Will Go To War Bring Taiwan Under Its Control

Taiwan, officially the Republic of China, is a country in East Asia. It is located at the junction of the East and South China Seas in the northwestern Pacific Ocean, with the People’s Republic of China to the northwest, Japan to the northeast, and the Philippines to the south. China considers Taiwan as part of its territory that was separated […]

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China’s Xi Calls For ‘Rational Way’ Out Of Ukraine Conflict

On his way to Moscow, China’s president is trying to cast Beijing as a peacemaker after more than a year of war. Chinese President Xi Jinping, who is due to arrive in Moscow later on Monday for talks, has called for a “rational way” out of the Ukraine crisis but has acknowledged it will not be easy to reach a […]

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Russia Again Accuses Ukraine Of Planning ‘False Flag’ Attack

Ukraine and its allies have dismissed such accusations as cynical attempts to spread disinformation and have accused Moscow of planning incidents itself in a bid to blame Ukraine. Ukraine is planning to stage a nuclear incident on its territory to pin the blame on Moscow ahead of a key United Nations meeting, Russia has alleged without providing evidence. Radioactive substances […]

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Joe Biden Has ‘No Plans’ To Meet Saudi Arabia’s MBS At G20 Summit

Saudi Arabia’s defence minister, meanwhile, said he is ‘astonished’ by accusations the kingdom is ‘standing with Russia in its war with Ukraine’. United States President Joe Biden has “no plans” to meet with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at next month’s G20 summit in Indonesia, a senior US official says, as tensions over the OPEC+ decision to cut oil […]

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Taiwan Says War With China ‘Absolutely’ Not An Option, But Bolstering Defenses

TAIPEI — War between Taiwan and China is “absolutely not an option,” Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen said on Monday, as she reiterated her willingness to talk to Beijing and also pledged to boost the island’s defenses, including with precision missiles. Democratic Taiwan, which China claims as its territory, has come under increasing military and political pressure from Beijing, especially after Chinese […]