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FILE - This undated file photo distributed by the North Korean government shows what was said to be the test launch of an intermediate range Hwasong-12 in North Korea. The world is wondering if North Korea’s next nuclear test will involve a nuclear missile screaming over Japan after the North said it may test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean. North Korea fires unidentified projectile--South’s military
SEOUL--North Korea fired an unidentified projectile on Thursday, the South's military chiefs said, less than a week after its leader Kim Jong Un oversaw the test-firing... (photo: AP / Korea News Service) Asahi News
Missile Test   Photos   Sino-ri   Wikipedia: North Korea and weapons of mass destruction   North Korea
Sudanese protesters wave national flags at the sit-in outside the military headquarters, in Khartoum, Sudan, Thursday, May 2, 2019 US urges Sudan military to seal deal with protesters
A protester flashes a Sudanese flag covered with patriotic slogans outside army headquarters in Khartoum The United States pressed Sudan's military leader Wednesday to... (photo: AP / Salih Basheer) This is Money
Photos   Sudan 2019 Coup   Sudanese Military   United States   Wikipedia: 2019 Sudanese coup d'état
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte speaks during a debate on the future Europe at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday Feb. 12, 2019. Italy warns against military action in Libya
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte (L) and the head of Tripoli's internationally recognised government, Fayez al-Sarraj, met in Rome Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe... (photo: AP / Jean-Francois Badias) This is Money
Fayez Al Sarraj   Giuseppe Conte   Khalifa Haftar.   Photos   Wikipedia: Italy–Libya relations
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks as he submits next year's budget bill to parliament in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018. Iran’s leader expected to address confrontation with US
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A sudden White House announcement that a U.S. aircraft carrier and a bomber wing would be deployed in the Persian Gulf to counter Iran... (photo: AP / Vahid Salemi) Las Vegas Review-Journal
Donald Trump   Hassan Rouhani   Iran Nuclear Deal   Photos   Wikipedia: Iran nuclear deal framework
U.S. Vice President Michael R. Pence speaks during the 9/11 Observance Ceremony at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., Sept. 11, 2018 Pence to offer Venezuela’s military new ‘carrots’
Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was set on Tuesday to offer new incentives to Venezuela’s military to turn against President Nicolas Maduro,... (photo: US Army / Amber I. Smith) The Japan News
Mike Pence   Photos   Us Sanctions   Venezuela Military   Wikipedia: 2019 Venezuelan presidential crisis
In this photo taken on Sunday, May 5, 2019, Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza gestures while speaking to the media during his and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov joint news conference after their talks in Moscow, Russia. Venezuelan FM: Russian military presence could be expanded
MOSCOW (AP) — Venezuela’s foreign minister says the country may expand the presence of Russian military specialists there, as Moscow and Washington accuse each... (photo: AP / Alexander Zemlianichenko) Wtop
Jorge Arreaza   Photos   Sergey Lavrov   Venezuelan Crisis   Wikipedia: Crisis in Venezuela
In this Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014 file photo, Libyan military soldiers fire their weapons during clashes with Islamic militias in Benghazi. Libya's Haftar urges troops to 'wipe out' military opposition
Fighters loyal to Libya's internationally recognised unity government run for cover during recent clashes with the self-styled Libyan National Army Libyan strongman... (photo: AP / Mohammed El-Sheikhy) This is Money
Khalifa Haftar   Libyan Civil War   Photos   Tripoli Offensive   Wikipedia: 2019 Western Libya offensive
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks at a news conference in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017. US preparing for possible military intervention in Venezuela, says Pompeo
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the United States has a full range of options available to help oust Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and didn’t rule... (photo: AP / Ariana Cubillos) The Independent
Nicolas Maduro   Photos   Us Military Intervention   Venezuela Crisis   Wikipedia: 2019 Venezuelan presidential crisis
Arctic Ice Arctic nations to meet amid tensions over environment, resources
By Simon Johnson STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Top diplomats from the United States, Russia and other nations which border the Arctic meet in Finland on Monday to discuss... (photo: Creative Commons / Free Photos) Yahoo Daily News
Arctic   Global Warming   Photos   Polar Silk Road   Wikipedia: Arctic
FILE - In this Thursday, June 6, 2013 file photo Nigerian soldiers stand guard at the offices of the state-run Nigerian Television Authority in Maiduguri, Nigeria. Boko Haram terrorists seizes military base in Nigeria’s Borno state: Sources
Boko Haram Takfiri terrorists have raided and briefly seized a military post in Nigeria’s northeastern province of Borno, stealing weapons before they were forced... (photo: AP / Jon Gambrell) Press TV
Boko Haram   Borno State   Nigeria Military   Photos   Wikipedia: Boko Haram insurgency
Palestinian boys take part in a military-style summer camp being held by the Islamic Jihad movement during the youngsters' summer school vacation in Rafah town, in the southern Gaza Strip, on June 12, 2013. Thousands of youngsters between the age of six and 16, can participate in the summer camp where they receive military as well as religious training. Photo by Ahmed Deeb / WN More than 150 rockets fired into Israel from Gaza Strip, says military
More than 150 rockets have been fired into southern Israel by Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip, according to the Israeli military. ...... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb) London Evening Standard
Gaza Strip   Hamas   Photos   Rocket attacks   Wikipedia: List of Palestinian rocket attacks on Israel, 2019
Nicolas Maduro, left, speaks with his Defense Minister Gen. Vladimir Padrino, during the new military chief's swearing-in ceremony at the Fort Tiuna military base in Caracas, Venezuela Key role of Venezuelan military in crisis takes centre stage
CARACAS, Venezuela — The critical role of the Venezuelan military in the country’s crisis was on display Saturday as President Nicolas Maduro sought to keep... (photo: AP / Ariana Cubillos, File) Canada Dot Com
Nicolas Maduro   Photos   Venezuela Crisis   Venezuelan Military   Wikipedia: 2019 Venezuelan presidential crisis
A fighter of the Libyan forces affiliated to the Tripoli government is helped by comrades after being shot by a Sniper, in Sirte, Libya, Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016. Militant attack kills 9 troops at Khalifa Haftar’s army base
Libyan officials say militants have killed at least nine soldiers in an attack on a training camp for the self-styled Libyan National Army in the country’s... (photo: AP / Manu Brabo) Indian Express
Khalifa Haftar   Libyan National Army   Militant Attack   Photos   Wikipedia: Libyan National Army
Venezuela's self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaido waves at the press as he arrives for a meeting with ambassadors and representatives from European Union, in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. Guaido bids anew to rally Venezuela military support
Carcas, VenezuelaOpposition leader Juan Guaido will make a fresh bid on Saturday to rally Venezuela’s armed forces behind him with protests at military bases... (photo: AP / Lucio Tavora) Manila Standard Today
Juan Guaido   Nicolas Maduro   Photos   Venezuela Crisis   Wikipedia: 2019 Venezuelan presidential crisis
Poland . Logo of Harley Davidson on  seat of motorcycle.  Jan. 6, 2009 Harley-Davidson workers allege years of racism with 'nooses and swastikas' found at factory
Minority employees at a Harley-Davidson plant have said they experienced years of harassment and racial discrimination including finding swastikas and... (photo: WN / marzena) The Independent
Harley-Davidson   Kansas City   Photos   Racism   Wikipedia: Harley-Davidson
File - Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn, center, participates in religious rituals to move the ashes of his father, the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, following a royal cremation ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand Friday, Oct. 27, 2017. As coronation begins, Thai king's future role still unclear
Bangkok: Three days of elaborate centuries-old ceremonies begin Saturday for the formal coronation of Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn, who has been on the throne for... (photo: AP / Sakchai Lalit) Mid Day
Chakri Dynasty   King Maha Vajiralongkorn   Photos   Thailand   Wikipedia: Vajiralongkorn
Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez smiles during a press conference at the gate of the Spanish ambassador's residence in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, May 2, 2019. Venezuelan Opposition Leader, Facing Arrest, Says He Met With Military Leaders
Venezuelan opposition politician Leopoldo Lopez, evading arrest in a Spanish diplomatic residence, on Thursday disclosed he met with senior military officials before a... (photo: AP / Martin Mejia) WorldNews.com
Juan Guaidó   Leopoldo López   Nicolás Maduro   Photos   Wikipedia: Juan Guaidó
Protesters chant against military rule and demand the prosecution of the former officials, at the Armed Forces Square, in Khartoum, Sudan, Sunday April 28, 2019 Sudan protesters tone down demands in standoff with military
KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudanese protesters have toned down some of their demands in an attempt to ease tensions with the ruling military council that took over the... (photo: AP / Salih Basheer) Wtop
Photos   Sudan 2019 Coup   Sudan Protests   Transitional Military Council   Wikipedia: 2019 Sudanese coup d'état
18 February 2000, A drought stricken paddock. Humans are to blame for droughts, says NASA study
A new study has claimed that greenhouse gases and atmospheric particles generated by human beings were affecting the worldwide drought risk as far back as the early 20th... (photo: Creative Commons / CSIRO) Mid Day
Climate Change   Drought   Human Fingerprint   Photos   Wikipedia: Drought
28 July 2016, Chinese Navy submarine rescue ship Chang Dao (867) steams in close formation as one of 40 ships and submarines representing 13 international partner nations during Rim of the Pacific 2016. US expects China to expand military bases worldwide
The US Defense Department expects China to add military bases around the world to protect its investments, according to an official report released on Thursday. Beijing... (photo: US Navy) The Irish Times
Chinese Submarines   Pakistan   Photos   US Defense Department   Wikipedia: Belt and Road Initiative
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