Another US congressional delegation in Taiwan amid tensions

Another US congressional delegation is visiting Taiwan as tensions stay excessive with China over its claims to the self-governed island. A gradual stream of US guests have come to fulfill with Taiwanese officers since US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited in early August. Since then, China has stepped up its navy harassment of Taiwan, sending … Read more

US Treasury official to visit India amid Ukraine tensions

Amid tensions over India’s impartial stance on the invasion that started in late February, the US desires the conferences to concentrate on how to deepen ties with the South Asian nation. Treasury Deputy Secretary Wally Adeyemo will journey to Mumbai and New Delhi for conferences that embody Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s workplace, the finance ministry, … Read more

Inside the Alex Jones jury room: tensions, pizza and ‘lizard individuals’

As the jury in the Alex Jones defamation trial gathered in a convention room in a Texas courthouse on Aug. 5 to resolve how a lot the U.S. conspiracy theorist owed to 2 dad and mom of a murdered Sandy Hook first-grader, sums at first ranged from $500,000 to $200 million, a juror informed Reuters. … Read more

Chelsea 2-2 Tottenham LIVE RESULT: Tuchel and Conte handed RED CARDS as tensions explode after late Harry Kane equaliser

Two factors dropped for Chelsea. Chelsea completely dominated that sport. Thomas Tuchel’s facet have been by far the higher facet, and appeared like a extremely good workforce from begin to end. But in the end, Jorginho’s drag-back within the field value them for the primary objective, earlier than a depraved Harry Kane header dragged Spurs … Read more

Europe eyes Musk’s SpaceX to bridge launch gap left by Russia tensions

The European Space Agency (ESA) has begun preliminary technical discussions with Elon Musk’s SpaceX that might lead to the momentary use of its launchers after the Ukraine battle blocked Western entry to Russia’s Soyuz rockets. The personal American competitor to Europe’s Arianespace has emerged as a key contender to plug a brief gap alongside Japan … Read more

China-Taiwan tensions Live Updates: Taiwan fires flares to warn drones flying over outlying islands

China Taiwan Tensions Live Updates: Taiwan’s defence ministry mentioned Saturday that it had fired flares late on Friday to warn away seven drones flying over its outlying Kinmen Islands and to warn unidentified plane flying over its outlying Matsu Islands. China is conducting army drills within the space, which Beijing claims as its territory, following … Read more

US Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrives in Taiwan, raising China tensions

Pelosi’s go to has triggered elevated tensions between China and the United States. China claims Taiwan as a part of its territory, to be annexed by power if essential, and views visits by international authorities officers as recognition of the island’s sovereignty. #WATCH | US plane carrying House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi lands in … Read more

Kim Jong Un threatens to use nukes amid tensions with US, South Korea

North Korean chief Kim Jong Un warned he’s prepared to use his nuclear weapons in potential army conflicts with the United States and South Korea, state media stated Thursday, as he unleashed fiery rhetoric towards rivals he says are pushing the Korean Peninsula to the brink of conflict. Kim’s speech to conflict veterans on the … Read more

China Taiwan Information: Missile test and FIFA’s visa rules at the center of latest spike in tensions

China-Taiwan tensions have risen to the highest in the previous decade, as per Goldman Sachs Group Inc’s new index, reported Bloomberg. The report comes amidst news that China had efficiently examined a brand new anti-ballistic missile (ABM) on Sunday, the sixth such missile it has examined to this point. Though the nation’s defence ministry stated … Read more

‘Massive cyber attack’ hits Ukraine government websites as tensions with Russia escalate

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Hackers attacked a number of Ukrainian government websites on Friday, temporarily disabling sites and leaving messages warning readers to “be afraid and expect the worse.” A spokesperson for Ukraine’s foreign ministry described the incident as a “massive cyber attack,” according to reports from Bloomberg and Sky News, but … Read more