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Standoff in the Mediterranean – Greece Confronts Turkish Cargo Ship, Turkey Issues Warning

Grecian military stands in the way of Turkish cargo ship making its way to Libya on Wednesday; Greece would later fall back after Turkey issued a warning.

Deadly flooding in China forces Hundreds of thousands into Shelters

Hundreds of thousands of people were forced from their homes in south and central China after major flooding caused destruction throughout the region.

Locusts Swarms Cover 13 Countries; Expected to be 8,000 Times Larger Than Last Year

The swarms of locusts that covered Africa last year returned, unseasonal rains generated what experts believe could be 8,000 times larger than the last.

China Claims Hong Kong Protesters Show ‘Obvious Signs of Terrorism’

Senior Chinese official dismissed the Hong Kong pro-democracy movement, as supporters of “terrorism” who had “gone too far” in remarks on Monday.

Manmade: COVID-19 Has Properties That Have Never Been Found In Nature Before

Norwegian & British vaccine scientists have published unequivocal evidence that the coronavirus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic, is man-made.

Pompeo on D-Day Says he See’s Parallels Between Nazi Germany & Communist China

Pompeo said in an interview with the Daily Caller that understanding the lessons from D-Day is important in today’s global environment.

Trump’s Decision to Pull 9,500 US troops Stuns Germany & Rocks the Postwar Order

President Trump directs Pentagon to remove thousands of American troops from Germany, a move that would dramatically reshape US military posture in Europe.

Pakistani Christian Couple’s Death Sentence Hangs in the Balance

A Pakistani Christian couple sentenced to death on blasphemy charges has had their conviction appeal postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Pompeo Hints at ‘Series of Announcements’ Coming Against ICC

Pompeo: I think the ICC and world will see we're determined to prevent having Americans and our friends and allies in Israel hauled in by this corrupt ICC

Pompeo says US considers welcoming Hong Kong people, entrepreneurs

The United States is considering the option of welcoming people from Hong Kong in response to China's push to impose national security legislation.

US to Introduce Bill Banning Investment in Firms Tied to Chinese Military

Republican lawmakers plans to unveil legislation this week to keep Americans from investing in foreign defense companies with ties to China's military.

Jihadists Launch Deadly Attack on Refugee Camp in Niger, UN Says

Jihadists carried out a coordinated attack on a camp housing thousands of Malian refugees in western Niger, killing three civilians, abducting a...

Proposal Put Forth by the UK to Transform the G7 into the ‘D10’

Great Britain has proposed a plan to change the G7 into the ‘D10’; This plan is an attempt to put China on notice; Concerns regarding 5G cited.

‘China Has Total Control’: Trump says US will Terminate Relationship with WHO

Trump said Friday that he would terminate the relationship between the US & the WHO immediately, accusing the organization of taking directives from China.

North Korea Nuclear Fuel Plant Still Operational Despite US Pressure to End Program, Report Says

North Korea is pushing forward with work at a nuclear fuel plant despite calls from the U.S. to wind its program down, a report says.

US Indicts North Koreans, Accuses State-Owned Bank of Evading Sanctions

US Justice Dep. accuses North Korea's state-owned bank of evading sanctions and charging 28 N. Koreans in largest crackdown on country's Sanction violations

US Disrupts Iranian Fuel Deliveries to Venezuela, Official Says

The Trump admin halts scheduled Iranian fuel deliveries to Venezuela by threatening sanctions on the ships carrying the cargo, according to U.S. officials.

Pompeo Officially Declares Hong Kong ‘No Longer Autonomous,’ Slams China Intervention

Pompeo: “Beijing’s disastrous decision is only the latest in a series of actions that fundamentally undermine Hong Kong’s autonomy and freedoms"

Russian ‘Camouflaged’ Fighter Jets Deployed to Libya to Back Rebel Airstrikes on Capital: US military

The aircraft departed from an airbase in Russia via Syria, where they “were repainted to camouflage their Russian origin,” before arriving in Libya.

The United States Prioritizes Stopping Chinese Involvement in Israeli 5G

The US argues that Chinese companies will use their involvement in building 5G networks for espionage or possibly sabotage of communications infrastructure.

180 Arrested in Hong Kong Protests Against China’s ‘National Security’ Takeover

Thousands of protesters filled the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday to denounce Beijing’s plan to impose a draconian national security law.

China Deploys Two New Aircraft Carriers to Stoke Tensions with US After Warning of a ‘New Cold War’

CHINA is reportedly set to deploy its two new aircraft carriers off the coast of Taiwan as it warns the US of a “new cold war”.

Germany Takes Back its Sovereignty from the European Union

Germany's Constitutional Court issued an unprecedented ruling that directly challenges authority of both European Central Bank & European Court of Justice.

German Party Seeks to Ban Iranian-Regime Center in Hamburg

CDU in Hamburg said last week that it plans to introduce an initiative to outlaw the Iranian regime-controlled Islamic Center because links to Hezbollah.

Pompeo: China Measure a ‘Death Knell’ for Hong Kong Autonomy

Pompeo condemns China’s effort to take over national security legislation in Hong Kong, calling it “a death knell" for the autonomy that Beijing promised.

Western Australia Battered By ‘Once-In-A-Decade’ Storm

Australia has been hit by the biggest storm in a decade, leaving around 50,000 homes and businesses without power. Conditions expected to worsen overnight.

German Police Confronted by 200 No-Go Zone Residents While Making Arrest

A mob 200 people attempted to interfere with German police in the Marxloh no-go zone of the city of Duisburg as they were trying to arrest an 18-year-old.

Tanker Fleet Nears Venezuela Amid US Tensions

Iranian tankers filled with gasoline neared Venezuela; It's unclear if US will interdict the tankers; gasoline movement runs counter to sanctions on Iran

China to Impose Sweeping National Security Law in Hong Kong, Bypassing City’s Legislature

CCP will impose sweeping national security law in Hong Kong, criminalizing "foreign interference", secessionist activities and subversion of state power.

Tension Rising Over the Blue Nile – Egypt Goes on High Alert; Ethiopia Deploys Anti-Aircraft Missiles

Conflict is increasing between Egypt and Ethiopia regarding the Blue Nile River as Ethiopia moves forward with filing the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Cyclone Amphan, Strongest Storm in Over a Decade, Slams Coast of India, Bangladesh as Millions Flee

One of the strongest storms in more than a decade hit India, Bangladesh, packing heavy rain & wind as millions fled in an evacuation complicated by COVID-19

Trudeau Gov’t Has Similarities with China’s Communist Regime: Former Canadian Amb. to China

The “fundamental dishonesty” of PM Trudeau’s governing is reminiscent of how China’s Communist regime operates, says a former Canadian ambassador to China.

Trump Cuts China’s Huawei Off From World’s Top Chip Maker; China Threatens ‘Biggest Counterattack’

Trump admin cuts off China’s Huawei from receiving products from TSMC, which is the world’s largest manufacturer of advanced microchips.

Protests Erupt Across Germany Over Coronavirus Lockdown

Thousands of demonstrators hit the streets in several German cities over the weekend to protest Chancellor Angela Merkel’s nationwide coronavirus lockdown.

Italian Politician Demands Bill Gates Arrest For Crimes Against Humanity

A Member of Rome Parliament denounced Bill Gates as a “vaccine criminal”, urges the Italian Pres. to hand him over to the ICC for crimes against humanity.

China Wants International Probe into U.S. ‘Biological Weapons’

The Chinese state newspaper Global Times cited “Chinese military experts” urging an international probe into American biological laboratories.

Mexico Demands Investigation Into Previous Obama Administrations Gun Running to Cartel

Mexico’s President urged the US to shed light on a gun-running sting that caused bilateral friction under Obama, questioning behaviour of past US admins.

North Korean Leader Under Threat as Public ‘Resist’ New Currency Law

North Korea has now banned the use of foreign currency in the country in order to encourage the domestic won, even though it is completely untrusted.

Afghanistan Arrests Regional Islamic State Leader

Afghan security forces arrested three senior South Asia Islamic State members including the group's regional leader, the government said on Monday.

Hong Kong Police Arrest More Than 200 After Pro-democracy Protests Erupt Again

Hong Kong police arrested 230 people over the weekend during a chaotic pro-democracy protest that erupted amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Mob of Armed Men Storm Christian Church in Pakistan

A group of armed men raided a Christian church in Punjab, Pakistan, on Saturday, desecrating a cross and demolishing a gate and a boundary wall.

China Asked The WHO To Help Cover Up Coronavirus, German Intelligence Concludes

Xi Jinping personally asked the WHO to delay the release of critical information regarding its coronavirus outbreak, German intelligence has concluded.