Tag: U.S.

BRIEFS

At Least Eight Shot Including 3 Children in Mass Shooting, Back of the Yards, Chicago

At least eight people, including three children, were shot...

USAID Worker Killed Near Tel Aviv, Israel

USAID has announced the death of one of it’s...

U.S., Philippines, and Japan Announce Creation of Luzon Economic Corridor

On April 12, the U.S., Philippines, and Japan announced...

STORIES

Sudan Talks Pushed Back as War Expands

After recently expressing hopes of restarting peace talks to end the Sudan war at the end of Ramadan, the US has stated that the start date for such talks has been pushed back to an unknown date. The pushback comes just a few days before the one year mark...

The Final Frontier: How Space Will Define National Security

  On April 2, it was announced that Russia and China are rapidly developing their space warfare capabilities, and are on track to exceed the United States own space-based capabilities, according to the Secure World Foundation’s “Global Counterspace Capabilities” annual report.  Why It Matters: Russia and China have been modernizing and investing...

Escalations Continue in the South Caucasus

Meetings and Condemnations On April 5th Armenia, the EU, and the US are to hold a tripartite meeting in Brussels, Belgium. Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan is travelling to Belgium, along with the US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in order to meet with President of the European Commission, Ursula...

US Proposed Ceasefire Vetoed in UNSC Vote

What Happened Yet another ceasefire resolution in the UN Security Council (UNSC) has failed to pass after both Russia and China exercised their veto rights in order to veto the US proposed ceasefire resolution. Russia and China stated that their reason for the veto was the language which the US resolution...

US Expresses Hope of Restarting Sudan Talks

What Happened The US' Special Envoy to Sudan, Tom Perriello, has expressed hopes that the US will be able to once again start peace talks between the two warring sides in Sudan. Envoy Perriello stated that the US hopes talks "will happen as soon as Ramadan is over", which is in...

US Proposes “Immediate Ceasefire” in UNSC

A Strong Shift The US has submitted a draft resolution to the UN Security Council (UNSC) which calls for an immediate ceasefire for the first time. The resolution represents a strong shift in US policy, which had previously only called for temporary ceasefires, which was in line with Israel's wishes. The...

Week's Recap

Canada Publishes National Defense Policy, Fails to Meet NATO 2% GDP Requirement

Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau and Defense Minister Blair have...

Three Tanzanian Soldiers Killed by Mortar Fire in the DRC

What You Need to Know: A statement released by the...

Canada to Consider Designating FDLR as Terror Group

Canada's London West MP, Arielle Kayabaga, has requested Canada's...

Russia Cancels Angara-A5 Rocket Two Minutes Before Launch, Amur Oblast

Cancelled Launch At approximately 0500 EST, initial reports indicated that...
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