Tag Archives: War

  • North Korea says US ‘declared war,’ warns it could shoot down US bombers

    North Korea’s foreign minister said President Donald Trump had declared war on North Korea and that Pyongyang reserved the right to take countermeasures, including shooting down US bombers. ...

  • Swedish Green Party MP expresses support for Tibet

    In June 2016 Sweden announced that the IC, the yellow book issued by the Government of India to Tibetans to travel abroad, will no longer be accepted as a valid travel document. ...

  • China considering military action against India: Report

    Articles published in China’s state-run Global Times newspaper have raised fears of military clashes in the disputed Doklam region that lies at the junction between China, Bhutan and India. ...

  • China will protect its sovereignty: Xi

    China will fiercely protect its sovereignty against "any people, organisation or political party", President Xi Jinping warned Tuesday, as the country celebrated the 90th anniversary of PLA. ...

  • US says ‘major conflict’ with North Korea possible, China warns of danger of escalation

    North Korea has conducted five nuclear tests and numerous missile tests, including one this month, a day before a summit between Trump and Xi in Florida. ...

  • NS Venkataraman All US Presidents are the same on foreign policy

    Whether “mother” or “sister” bomb, many innocent people would have been wondering at the time of death why the bomb was falling on them and what mistake they had made. ...

  • Pushed by Xi, new PLA training hard to win wars

    President Xi Jinping is pushing China's 2.3 million-strong PLA which turns 89 tomorrow to train hard to win wars as it expands its high tech arsenal. ...

  • Nuclear terror threat ‘constantly evolving’: world leaders

    US President Barack Obama invited dozens of world leaders to Washington for the summit, where they discussed action plans to secure nuclear fuel stockpiles and radioactive material. ...

  • France carries out first air strikes on ISIS in Syria

    France said Sunday it had carried out its first air strikes against Islamic State extremists in Syria, on the eve of a UN gathering of world leaders where the Syrian war will be at the centre of the debate. ...

  • Thousands of refugees stranded as EU border crackdown continues

    Thousands of migrants were stranded in the western Balkans on Saturday as Croatia, Hungary and Slovenia tussled over the EU's escalating refugee crisis. ...