After Trump’s “locked and loaded” remark, Xi Jinping calls White House for rhetoric restraint


Chinese President Xi Jinping has called US President Trump on Saturday pleading for restraint on the ongoing war of words and actions which would help ease off tensions escalating between the US and North Korea. The call from Chinese President Jinping came after the US declared its military to be “locked and loaded” as wellContinue reading “After Trump’s “locked and loaded” remark, Xi Jinping calls White House for rhetoric restraint”

ISRAEL: Germany will, for the first time, send fighter jets to Israel to participate in a military exercise.


ISRAEL: Germany will, for the first time, send fighter jets to Israel to participate in a military exercise. Via – The Spectator Index

Assange’s prosecution likely after Manning’s conviction on espionage charges


The likelihood of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s prosecution by the United States as a co-conspirator has moved a step closer following the conviction of Army private, Bradley Manning on espionage charges on Tuesday. The view is shared by his attorney and civil liberties groups alike. Manning is found guilty of numerous violations under Espionage ActContinue reading “Assange’s prosecution likely after Manning’s conviction on espionage charges”

Air strikes by Israel in Gaza kills BBC Arabic journalist’s son among others


11 year old Son of BBC Arabic Journalist of Jihad Misharawi was killed after shrapnel hit their family home in Gaza. Three people in all have died as a result of recent incidents of violence between Israel and Gaza militants. The place where these people were present was a four story building in Kiryat MalachiContinue reading “Air strikes by Israel in Gaza kills BBC Arabic journalist’s son among others”

Views from China Experts on Challenges facing the nation in 2012 and the way forward


Recently a show was hosted by CNN called “On China” where Kristie Lu Stout asked questions from experts on China that the whole wants an answer to. The timing of the show was perfect as America is waiting to decisive moments in its presidential election 2012 and with each candidate talked about his strategy duringContinue reading “Views from China Experts on Challenges facing the nation in 2012 and the way forward”