Category: Agencies

Al Jazeera Arabic Twitter account restored:

The Twitter account of Al Jazeera’s Arabic channel has been restored after being briefly suspended. The Doha-based network said Saturday’s suspension appeared to be caused by an “organised campaign”. The account went offline at around 10am local time (07:00 GMT) and was restored within a few hours. Engineers at Al […]

China strongly rejects Pentagon report:

China has firmly rejected the “irresponsible” claims made in a report by the US Defense Department, which accused Beijing of seeking to expand its military footprint globally. In a 106-page annual report titled Military and Security Developments Involving the People’s Republic of China and published on Tuesday, the […]

Turkey-Ukraine defense ties blossom:

Last month’s visit from the commander of Ukraine’s navy to Turkey highlighted the burgeoning defense ties and military cooperation relationship between the two countries, reports Al-Monitor. High-level defense industry visits between the two Black Sea-straddling nations have become frequent, with defense industry projects touching on fields including satellite technology, […]

A game changer for Syria?

Last week, Donald Trump authorized a targeted military strike on the airfield in Syria from which a chemical attack was launched by Bashar al-Assad’s regime. That strike marked a significant departure from Barack Obama’s widely discredited policy toward Syria – one that could change the Syrian conflict’s rules […]