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Israel Navy Seeks to Raise Profile With Multi-National Drill

Israel Navy Seeks to Raise Profile With Multi-National Drill

A huge earthquake hits northern Israel, killing thousands and knocking out infrastructure -- this doomsday scenario was the premise for a multi-national naval drill this week. Sailors from France, Greece, and the United States arrived on their vessels and were joined by the Israelis off the Israe

Bulletproof Backpacks in Demand for Back-to-School Shopping

Bulletproof Backpacks in Demand for Back-to-School Shopping

Before his freshman year at the University of Connecticut, J.T. Lewis received an unusual gift from his mother: a bulletproof backpack. Mr.

UAE Expresses Concern Over Developments in Jammu, Kashmir

The United Arab Emirates said on Thursday that it is monitoring with concern the developments in Jammu and Kashmir and is calling for all parties in the conflict to exercise restraint. In a statement issued by the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Dr.

Russia to Cooperate with Turkey in Oil Exploration in E. Mediterranean

Russia to Cooperate with Turkey in Oil Exploration in E. Mediterranean

Russia expressed its readiness to cooperate with Turkey in its oil and gas explorations in the eastern Mediterranean. Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told Anadolu Agency (AA) that Russian companies are considering cooperating with Turkey if energy projects in the region are deemed commerc

July 2019 Hottest Month Globally Ever Recorded: EU

July 2019 Hottest Month Globally Ever Recorded: EU

July 2019 was the hottest month across the globe ever recorded, according to data released Monday by the European Union's satellite-based Earth observation network. "While July is usually the warmest month of the year for the globe, according to our data it also was the warmest month recorded glo

Netanyahu Comes Under Fire for Party 'Loyalty Pledge'

Netanyahu Comes Under Fire for Party 'Loyalty Pledge'

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced harsh criticism and mockery Monday by election rivals and a former cabinet colleague after members of his Likud party were asked to pledge support for his leadership. The request for Likud politicians to pledge to support Netanyahu as prime minister

US to Soon Deploy New Missiles in Asia: Esper

US to Soon Deploy New Missiles in Asia: Esper

Washington wants to quickly deploy new intermediate-range missiles in Asia, to counter the rise of China in the region, new US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Saturday. "Yes I would like to," Esper said when asked if the US was considering deploying new medium-range conventional weapons in Asia

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