US Carrier Heads to Surprise NATO WargamesThe nuclear-powered fleet aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman will take part in next week’s NATO exercise in the Mediterranean Sea dubbed “Neptune Strike ‘22,” the Pentagon has announced.
EU Urges Israeli Regime to End Detention of Critically-Ill Palestinian TeenagerThe European Union urged Israeli regime to cease the imprisonment without charge or trial of a Palestinian teenager with a rare neuromuscular disorder in administrative detention, which allows the indefinite detention of prisoners based on “secret evidence” that neither the detainee nor his lawyer is allowed to see.
Yemen Forces Able to Strike Targets 1,600 kms Away: WSJThe American daily The Wall Street Journal in a report on The Yemeni attack on the United Arab Emirates acknowledged the military advances that Yemeni forces have made in recent years, saying now, they could hit targets lying “1,000 miles (1,600 kilometers) away from their mountain strongholds”.
Japan Claims Sovereignty over Russian TerritoryTokyo will not give up its claim that Russia’s southern Kuril Islands in the Pacific Ocean are rightfully Japanese, and wants to reach a deal with Moscow to resolve the dispute, its foreign minister said on Tuesday.
Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society, Bahrain’s main opposition group, said the nation wants an end to tyranny and a peaceful transition to democracy in the Persian Gulf kingdom, as the ruling Al Khalifah regime presses ahead with its crackdown on dissent.
Bahraini people rallied on Sunday near the capital in solidarity with the country’s most prominent Shiite cleric Sheikh Isa Qassem and his call for implementation of genuine reforms by the Al Khalifa regime.
Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement denounced joint naval drills held by UAE, Bahrain, Israel and the US, saying it will embolden the occupying regime to conduct more acts of aggression against Lebanon and Palestine.
Bahrain Forum for Human Rights condemned the West-backed Al Khalifa regime’s heavy-handed crackdown on opponents of normalization with Israeli regime after the inauguration of Tel Aviv’s embassy in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom.