US aircraft move to Vietnam and what’s the giant looking for?

US Aircraft

          What’s the big giant looking for. Just warning some country or would like to show military might. Since the end of the Vietnam War more than four decades ago, a US Navy aircraft carrier will set anchor in the country Monday. Publicly, the United States has portrayed the four-day visit by the USS Carl Vinson and its contingent of 5,000 sailors and aviators as an historic opportunity to enhance the budding friendship that has emerged between the two former foes. The 95,000-ton carrier is expected to anchor two nautical miles off the…

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Kabul military academy under attack

Afghanistanl under attack

          Reports of gunfire and explosions at Kabul military academy. Heavy gunfire and explosions have been heard at a military academy in the Afghan capital Kabul, media report. Reports say the Marshal Fahim National Defense University came under attack early Monday morning. It comes days after the deadliest bombing for months hit Kabul when an ambulance packed with explosives killed at least 100 people. Islamic State and the Taliban have recently carried out attacks in the country.  

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N.Korea says new UN sanctions an act of war

Act of war

          The latest round of United Nations sanctions against North Korea are an act of war and tantamount to a complete economic blockade against the country, North Korea’s foreign ministry said on Sunday in a statement carried by the official KCNA news agency. The U.N. Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Friday for its recent intercontinental ballistic missile test, seeking to limit its access to refined petroleum products and crude oil and its earnings from workers abroad. “We define this ‘sanctions resolution’ rigged up by the US and its…

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‘A war declaration’ Hamas calls for Palestinian uprising

Protest

          The president Donald Trump defended his decision as “nothing more or less than a recognition of reality.”. He announce the recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital on Wednesday and today Hamas’ political leader Ismail Haniya called for a new intifada, or uprising, in the face of Israel, labeling Trump’s move a “war declaration against Palestinians.”           Who started first?

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Nervousness between U.S. & North Korea

War Game

          A US 7th Air Force official said the top-of-the-line F-22s are being joined by Air Force and Marine Corps F-35s in the largest concentration of fifth-generation fighter jets ever in South Korea. A day before the Vigilant Ace 18 drills, North Korea called for “merciless revenge” and said the nation would consider the “highest-level hard-line countermeasure in history,” according to the state-run Korean Central News Agency. The stealthy F-22s and F35s are among 230 US and South Korean aircraft participating in the annual Vigilant Ace 18 air combat drills. The drills begin after a weekend…

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The potential of war with North Korea is “increasing every day”

War

“I think it’s increasing every day” McMaster told when asked if this week’s missile launch heightened the possibility of war with the U.S. When asked if this week’s missile launch heightened the possibility of war with the U.S. North Korean state media boasted that its successful test of the new type of missile, dubbed the Hwasong-15, is capable of delivering a “super-large heavy warhead” to the U.S. President Donald Trump remains committed to the complete de-nuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula, McMaster said, adding that there were non-military ways to deal with the issue, such as…

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