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Water is sprayed on a French-made Rafale fighter jet during its induction ceremony at the Indian Air Force Station in Ambala, India, Thursday, Sept.10, 2020. India adds 5 French-made fighter jets in military upgrade
NEW DELHI (AP) — The Indian air force inducted into service five French-made Rafale fighter jets Thursday amid heightened tensions with China along their disputed... (photo: AP / Manish Swarup) Yahoo Daily News
India - France   Indian Air Force   Photos   Rajnath Singh   Wikipedia: Indian Air Force
Donald Trump (30040710291) Trump defends remarks about downplaying Covid-19 threat
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has defended his earlier remarks that he wanted to downplay the coronavirus threat to the American public, arguing... (photo: Creative Commons / Gage Skidmore) Suryaa
COVID-19   Coronavirus - US   Donald Trump - US President   Photos
File - President of the United States Donald J. Trump and Army Gen. Mark A. Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, meet with service members at Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan, Nov. 28, 2019. Trump's stunning split with America's military leaders
(CNN)President Trump loves the pomp of the military. He went to a military-style boarding school in New York, he has always pined for a big Kremlin-style military parade... (photo: US DoD / PO1 Dominique A. Pineiro) CNN
Afghan War   Donald Trump   Pentagon   Photos   Wikipedia: Presidency of Donald Trump
President Donald J. Trump with Mike Miller at the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y. Liberals & hawks accuse Trump of ‘attack’ on military after he says Pentagon chiefs ‘fight wars to keep arms dealers healthy'
US President Donald Trump accused the Pentagon’s top brass of starting wars in order to hand billions to arms makers, drawing shocked reactions from his liberal critics... (photo: White House / Shealah Craighead)
Russia Today
  Donald Trump   Photos   The Atlantic   The Pentagon   Wikipedia: Political positions of Donald Trump
President Donald Trump addresses his remarks at the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City. Disparaging comments, advocacy reflect Trump's ambivalence toward military
WASHINGTON — As Donald Trump laid the groundwork in 1999 to run for president as the Reform Party candidate, he made a little-remembered attack on the person he saw as a... (photo: White House / Shealah Craighead) Stars and Stripes
Donald Trump   Election Campaign   Photos   Reform Party   Wikipedia: Donald Trump
Ahmet Davutoglu, Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs answering questions from the media in London Turkey’s power projection risks military clash in Mediterranean, former PM says
ANKARA: Turkey risks military confrontation in the Eastern Mediterranean because it prizes power over diplomacy, a former prime minister who championed a less... (photo: Creative Commons / Foreign and Commonwealth Office) Arab News
Ahmet Davutoglu   Erdogan   Libya–Turkey deal   Wikipedia: Aegean dispute
U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, hold a press briefing at the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., Sept. 20, 2019 Pentagon says China planning big increase in nuclear arsenal
WASHINGTON (AP) — China likely plans to double its stockpile of nuclear warheads in this decade, including those designed to be carried atop ballistic missiles that can... (photo: Public Domain / Lisa Ferdinando) Wtop
China   Nuclear Weapons   Pentagon   Photos   Wikipedia: China and weapons of mass destruction
A military aircraft flies through the smoke of tire fires set by anti-government protester during the Bahrain International Airshow in Sakhir, Bahrain, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012. COVID-19: Bahrain cancels International Air Show 2020
Dubai: The Bahrain International Air Show has been cancelled due to coronavirus-induced challenges and travel restrictions that have affected commercial events, large... (photo: AP / Hasan Jamali) Gulf News
Bahrain Coronavirus   Bahrain International Airshow   COVID-19   Photos   Wikipedia: Bahrain International Airshow
Donald Trump (27662267382) Trump losing military support in election: poll
Just 37.4 percent of active personnel in the US military support President Donald Trump's re-election, while 43.1 percent back his Democratic opponent Joe Biden,... (photo: Creative Commons / Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America )
  Donald Trump   Photos   United States Armed Forces   United States Presidential Election   Wikipedia: United States presidential election
File - Completely burned out car dealership Car Source Kenosha car lot 5821 Sheridan Rd, Kenosha, Wisconsin, 28 August 2020. In the aftermath of the non-fatal shooting of Jacob Blake, a 29-year-old African-American man, protests and unrest occurred in Kenosha, Wisconsin. An American Journey: 1635 Arrival to 2020 U.S. Catastrophe
I set out to write a commentary on current economic events for this engagement, with a focus on monetary issues. But the current nightmarish scenario in the U.S. is so... (photo: Creative Commons / Lightburst) GlobalResearch
2020 US Election   Jacob Blake   Photos   US Democracy   Wikipedia: Kenosha protests
EAST CHINA SEA (Aug. 26, 2020) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Halsey (DDG 97) transits the East China Sea. China Warns of “Accidental” Military Confrontation with US
China’s military has warned of an unintentional military confrontation with the US if it does not halt its naval operations in the South China Sea, insisting that recent... (photo: US Navy / MC3 Andrew Langholf) GlobalResearch
China   Photos   S China Sea   US Foreign Policy   Wikipedia: Territorial disputes in the South China Sea
World Trade Orgznization chief Roberto Azevedo Who's in the running for WTO leadership?
Shares As Roberto Azevedo steps down Monday as head of the World Trade Organization, here are pen pics of the eight candidates running to become the next WTO... (photo: WTO/Jay Louvion) The Jakarta Post
Abdel Hamid Mamdouh   Photos   Roberto Azevedo   Wikipedia: Roberto Azevêdo   World Trade Organization
Dr. Mark T. Esper joined by Army Gen. Mark A. Milley and Ramon ''CZ'' Colon-Lopez at the Pentagon Briefing Room, Washington D.C. US military refuses to play role in presidential vote
WASHINGTON: The US armed forces will have no role in carrying out the election process or resolving a disputed vote, the top US military officer told Congress in comments... (photo: US DoD / Sgt. Nicole Mejia) The News International
2020 US election   Donald Trump   Gen. Mark Milley   Photos   Wikipedia: Donald Trump photo op at St. John's Church
Narendra Modi and Vladimir Putin at the bilateral meeting, on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit, in Tashkent, Uzbekistan India turns down Russia’s invite to take part in multilateral military exercise amid border row with China
India on Saturday turned down Russia’s invitation to participate in next month’s multilateral defence exercise, which is scheduled to be held in southern Russia between... (photo: Creative Commons / Government of India,) Indian Express
Exercise Kavkaz 2020   India - Russia   Military drill   Photos   Wikipedia: Vostok 2018
Alaska Air National Guard, evaluates radar data during exercise Fencing Rice on JBER, June 14, 2016 U.S. Military 'Closely Monitoring' Russian Submarine That Surfaced Off Alaska
U.S. Northern Command and the North American Aerospace Defense (NORAD) Command are closely monitoring a Russian submarine that surfaced near Alaska on August 27. “We... (photo: U.S. Air National Guard / Staff Sgt. Edward Eagerton)
Radio Free Europe
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A protester obstructs an armored vehicle attempting to clear the park of demonstrators during clashes outside the Kenosha County Courthouse late Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020, in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Protests have erupted following the police shooting of Jacob Blake two days earlier. Jacob Blake, Breonna Taylor, and the arbitrariness of the police-shooting news cycle
On Sunday, police shot Jacob Blake, a Black man in Kenosha, Wisconsin, seven times. Blake had been climbing into a car with three of his sons in the back seat; the eldest... (photo: AP / David Goldman) Columbia Journalism Review
Breonna Taylor   Jacob Blake   Photos   Police Brutality   Wikipedia: Shooting of Jacob Blake
FILE - In this June 28, 2013 file photo, construction work takes place, at the site of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam near Assosa, Ethiopia. An Ethiopian perspective: The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam
You may have heard about the long-standing impasse between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) — a mega hydropower project which was... (photo: AP / Elias Asmare, File)
Mail Guardian South Africa
  Ethiopia   GERD   Hydropower   Photos   Wikipedia: Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam
Flames from a controlled fire burn up tree trunks as firefighters work at building a containment line at a wildfire near Bodalla, Australia, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020. Australian bushfires likely to happen again -- and they could be even worse, inquiry warns
(CNN)Australia's record-breaking 2019-20 bushfires were likely made worse by climate change, an inquiry has found, warning that the such devastating wildfires are likely... (photo: AP / Rick Rycroft) CNN
Australia Bushfires   Climate Change   New South Wales   Photos   Wikipedia: Bushfires in Australia
Black smoke rises following an Israeli air strike on the Gaza International Airport in Rafah, southern Gaza, on July 7, 2014. Israeli air strikes on Gaza killed eight Palestinian militants, after tunnels collapsed in Rafah. Report: Israeli military base targeted by incendiary balloon from Gaza
Israeli media say an incendiary balloon launched from the besieged Gaza Strip has struck a military base in the occupied territories, with reports declining to provide... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb) Press TV
Gaza   Hamas   Palestine   Photos   Wikipedia: List of Palestinian rocket attacks on Israel in 2020
File - A U.S. Marine Corps EA-6B Prowler fires flares after receiving fuel from a 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron KC-135 Stratotanker in support of Operation Inherent Resolve against ISIS, in Iraq and Syria July 1, 2017. Donald Trump and the Art of Betrayal
Iran and the Nuclear Deal The betrayal began with Iran. The work had all been done by Obama and Secretary of State, John Kerry. Trump was the beneficiary of a historic... (photo: USAF / Staff Sgt. Michael Battles) Antiwar
Iran Sanctions   Mideast   Photos   Syrian War   Wikipedia: Presidency of Donald Trump
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