August 23, 2019

Two U.S. Special Forces Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan Identified, Posthumously Given Promotions

Two U.S. Special Forces soldiers were killed August 21 in Afghanistan. The U.S. Army Special Operations Command has released their names 24 hours after their families were notified. The two men were Master Sgt. Luis F. Deleon-Figueroa, 31, and Master Sgt. Jose J. Gonzalez, 35. They were both assigned to the 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne), or 7th SFG (A), stationed out of Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.
August 23, 2019

India and Pakistan Will Soon Fight Together Even As They Kill Each Other in Kashmir

India and Pakistan are soon set to fight alongside one another and six other countries in drills scheduled to take place next month in Russia, even as New Delhi and Islamabad's forces engaged in deadly clashes along their disputed border in Kashmir.
August 23, 2019

U.S. Says China Is Blocking Trillions in Oil and Gas, Will Send Navy for Asia Drills

The United States has accused China of preventing Southeast Asian countries from accessing trillions of dollars worth of untapped oil and gas reserves in the South China Sea as the Pentagon planned to hold its first exercise with regional powers near the strategic region.
August 23, 2019

Viral Photo Shows New Zealand Speaker Feeding MP’s Baby During Parliament Debate

The New Zealand Parliamentary Speaker had a special guest onto the chamber floor Wednesday, as he presided over a debate that garnered praise on social media.
August 23, 2019

Pastor in Mexico Shot and Killed During Sunday Service

A pastor in Mexico was shot and killed leaving his church on Sunday.Pastor Alfrery Líctor Cruz Canseco was shot point-black after Sunday services as Fraternidad Cristiana church in Tlalixtac de Cabrera, a town in Oaxaca, La Prensa reports. The assailant reportedly attempted to flee but was blocked by parishioners and arrested. Canseco died en route to the hospital.
August 23, 2019

What Kind of Weapons Does Iran Have? U.S. Military Lays Out Arsenal in Playing Cards

The U.S. military has laid out Iran's weapons in a new deck of playing cards featuring missiles, tanks, drones and more, according to a new report.
August 23, 2019

Irradiated Victims of Failed Russian Nuclear Missile Test Treated Just Feet Away From Pregnant Women, Claims Doctor

Russian doctors who expressed fears about the radiation they would be exposed to by treating victims of a failed nuclear-powered missile explosion were ordered to "get to work" by officials, it has been reported.
August 22, 2019

Victorian Doll Stolen from Museum, Returned ‘Scalped’ Two Days Later: ‘Like Something out of a Horror Movie’

Staff at a museum in a small rural New Zealand town have been left bemused after someone stole a rare antique Victorian doll from its collection and returned it two days later minus its scalp.
August 22, 2019

Elderly Man Goes Missing on Cruise Ship, Son Refuses to Believe He Is Dead: ‘Our Father Could Still Be Alive and Adrift Somewhere’

The family of a retired electrician who was on his first cruise are looking for answers after he went missing from the vessel he boarded for a jaunt around South East Asia.
August 22, 2019

Israel Defense Forces: We Struck Hamas Targets After Gaza Fired fifth Rocket to Israel in 6 Days

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) on Wednesday said they attacked military targets in a Hamas naval facility in the Gaza strip after the fifth rocket was fired from the territory into Israel in the past six days.