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.
Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune said he would not make the "first move" towards easing tensions with former colonial power France following a row over incendiary comments by his French counterpart.
France has banned British Home Secretary from a meeting over the Channel migration crisis, amid rising tensions between the neighbors which are also at odds over other issues such as post-Brexit fishing rights.
Yemen lashed out at France over its collaboration with Saudi Arabia in the devastating war on Yemeni nation as French President Emmanuel Macron visits Persian Gulf Arab countries and signs lucrative weapons deals.
The defense ministries of France and Greece have both confirmed that a competing offer from the US will have no impact on an already “signed” and “final” multibillion-euro deal to purchase French Belharra frigates.
Iran urged France to revise laws targeting the Muslim minority across the European country after the French government ordered the closure of nearly two dozen more mosques in a fresh assault on freedom of religion.
France was throwing a wrench in the latest round of talks in Vienna between Iran and the P4+1 countries, an Iranian source told saying Paris’ two-day absence in the negotiations helped the negotiating sides make progress in preparing drafts.
The leader of a French leftist party and presidential hopeful has called for the country to pull out of the NATO alliance, revealing that he regards Russia as a partner for Paris rather than an adversary.
A new COVID-19 strain appears to have been found in France which has 46 mutations, which is believed to render it more transmittable and vaccine-resistant, according to a paper posted on medRxiv which has yet to be peer-reviewed.