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U.S. Soccer Journalist Grant Wahl Has Reportedly Died, World Cup, Qatar

The brother of U.S. Soccer journalist Grant Wahl announced in an Instagram post that his brother collapsed and died at the World Cup in Qatar, he also believes he was killed. https://www.instagram.com/reel/Cl977mRJ-R8/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link Wahl made waves at the World Cup by being denied entrance to a stadium while wearing LGBTQ+ supporting clothing. Grant...

U.S. Approves Possible FS-LIDS Sale to Qatar

The United States Defense Security Cooperation Agency has released this statement regarding the approved potential sale of Fixed Site-Low, Slow, Small Unmanned Aircraft System Integrated Defeat System (FS-LIDS) to Qatar. This system includes the AN/TPQ-50 air surveillance radar, counter-sUAS EW system and an electro-optic/infrared camera which can accurately track...

Qatar Signs Another American Executive To Lead Its Sovereign Wealth Fund

Qatar might not be doing so well in its home-hosted World Cup, but that doesn't mean they aren't scoring elsewhere. The QIA was founded by the State of Qatar in 2005 to strengthen the country's economy by diversifying into new asset classes. One of the top ten sovereign wealth...

AQAP Calls for “Jihad” Against World Cup

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) has undertaken a massive messaging campaign leading up to the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, which started today. The games are being played at multiple stadiums across the country, presenting a ripe security challenge for the host state and opportunities for AQAP...

Alcohol Sales Now Banned At Qatar’s World Cup Stadium Sites

This Friday, FIFA made a last-minute reversal and announced that beer will not be sold at Qatar’s World Cup stadiums. This reversal is making European football fans more suspicious of Qatar’s ability to follow through with the promises they made to fans. The kickoff for the World Cup is set...

Week's Recap

12 Nations Pledge Leopard Tanks to Ukraine

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Early Wednesday morning, the German government acquiesced to international...

Wagner Group Mercenaries Recruiting Serbians for Russia, President Vucic Says Crimea and Donbas is Ukraine

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AWOL U.S Navy SEAL Killed During Combat In Ukraine

In an exclusive report from Time, a United States...