North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of U.S. VP Harris visit

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of U.S. VP Harris visit

North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un addresses the Supreme People’s Assembly, North Korea’s parliament, which passed a law officially enshrining its nuclear weapons policies, in Pyongyang, North Korea, September 8, 2022 in this photo released by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). KCNA via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register … Read more

Musk says activating Starlink, in response to Blinken on internet freedom in Iran

Musk says activating Starlink, in response to Blinken on internet freedom in Iran

Starlink logo is seen on a smartphone in front of displayed Ukrainian flag in this illustration taken February 27, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 23 (Reuters) – SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said on Friday that he would activate the firm’s satellite internet service, Starlink, in response to … Read more

Airbus slams sceptical supplier Raytheon over jet output

Airbus slams sceptical supplier Raytheon over jet output

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS, Sept 23 (Reuters) – Europe’s Airbus (AIR.PA) clashed on Friday with U.S. giant Raytheon Technologies (RTX.N) over plans for a record leap in jetliner output, after the industry’s largest contractor questioned whether a battered supply chain could keep up. The world’s largest planemaker said it … Read more

U.S. aircraft carrier arrives in South Korea as warning to North

U.S. aircraft carrier arrives in South Korea as warning to North

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BUSAN, South Korea, Sept 23 (Reuters) – A U.S. aircraft carrier arrived in South Korea on Friday for the first time in about four years, set to join other military vessels in a show of force intended to send a message to North Korea, officials said. … Read more

Imagery shows N.Korea may soon launch new missile submarine – think tank

Imagery shows N.Korea may soon launch new missile submarine – think tank

North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un speaks during a meeting to review the state’s disaster prevention work in Pyongyang, North Korea in this undated photo released by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) September 6, 2022. KCNA via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, Sept 22 (Reuters) – North … Read more

Putin escalates Ukraine war, issues nuclear threat to West

Putin escalates Ukraine war, issues nuclear threat to West

Putin announces partial mobilisation Warns West over ‘nuclear blackmail’ Says Russia will use all means to defend itself This is not a bluff, says Putin Russia moves to annex swathes of Ukrainian territory LONDON, Sept 21 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered Russia’s first mobilisation since World War Two and backed a plan … Read more

Oil stocks lift London’s FTSE 100 amid Russia angst as Fed looms

Oil stocks lift London’s FTSE 100 amid Russia angst as Fed looms

Pedestrians leave and enter the London Stock Exchange in London, Britain August 15, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Oil stocks track firm crude prices as Putin mobilises more troops BAE Systems rises along with European defence peers UK housing stocks rise on potential cut in stamp duty … Read more

Musk says Starlink will seek exemption from Iranian sanctions

Musk says Starlink will seek exemption from Iranian sanctions

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Sept 19 (Reuters) – SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said on Monday that the company will ask for an exemption from sanctions against Iran to provide the firm’s Starlink satellite broadband service in the country. Musk made the statement on Twitter at a time of widespread protests … Read more

Top U.S. general urges vigilance as Russia weighs Ukraine setbacks

Top U.S. general urges vigilance as Russia weighs Ukraine setbacks

A Ukrainian serviceman stands at a Polish self-propelled howitzer Krab, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine in Kharkiv region,Ukraine September 13, 2022. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register A MILITARY BASE IN POLAND, Sept 18 (Reuters) – The top U.S. general cautioned on Sunday it remained unclear how Russia might react … Read more

Israel attacks Damascus airport, five soldiers killed, Syria says

Israel attacks Damascus airport, five soldiers killed, Syria says

Israeli kids play next to an Israeli flag next to the Israeli Syrian border at the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, Israel July 23, 2018. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DAMASCUS, Sept 17 (Reuters) – Israel carried out an airstrike on Syria’s Damascus International airport and other positions south of … Read more