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US F-35 stealth fighters arrive in Estonia for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation drills

US F-35 stealth fighters arrive in Estonia for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation drills

Dave Goldfein announced on Tuesday. A spokesman for the Air Force declined to confirm the deployment to Defense News, stating that any information on the F-35s' movements will be available only after they have landed. The base has hosted squadrons of aircraft from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries as well as F-22s, which visited the base in 2015 while conducting patrols of the Baltic states' airspace.


US objects to Russia's veto on United Nations resolution concerning Syria

US objects to Russia's veto on United Nations resolution concerning Syria

It resulted in at least 80 dead, including women and children. Asked about Russia's prior knowledge about the Syrian government's alleged use of chemical weapons, Trump said it's "possible", but "unlikely" that Russian Federation had known in advance of Syria's plan to launch a chemical weapons attack on its own citizens.


The 2016 Election Polls Were Closer to Correct Than Donald Trump Thinks

The 2016 Election Polls Were Closer to Correct Than Donald Trump Thinks

Donald Trump can't resist doing what he always does when the media writes something he doesn't like - he calls them 'fake.' Well, stop the insults Donald - both ABC and NBC have published highly reputable polls and you're not winning! "I don't watch things, and I never thought I had that ability", he said.



USA stocks soar after first round of French election

The vote revealed a country deeply divided, with 39-year-old Mr Macron, an advocate of open borders and free trade, leading the vote in cities and Ms Le Pen topping the polls in rural areas that feel left behind by globalisation. Twenty-nine people were detained at the Bastille, where protesters waved red flags and sang "No Marine and No Macron!" in anger at the results. Come a May 7 run-off, the voters of France will have a clearer than clear choice about who deserves their oui .


US general suggests Russia is arming Taliban

US general suggests Russia is arming Taliban

U.S. officials say Nicholson's request was making its way through the chain of command. A senior US military official, speaking on condition of anonymity, told reporters that intelligence showed that Russian Federation was providing monetary and weapons support to the Taliban, specifically weapons such as machine guns.


China calls for restraint as U.S. carrier group nears Korean waters

China calls for restraint as U.S. carrier group nears Korean waters

In a series of editorials the Rodong Sinmun newspaper - the official mouthpiece of the ruling Workers' Party - said the North's forces were undeterred and called the U.S. The latest American held in North Korea is Tony Kim, who also goes by his Korean name Kim Sang-duk. It is unclear why he was arrested but he was detained just as he was preparing to leave the country.