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Venezuela 'on alert,' suspends links with Curacao to block aid

Venezuela 'on alert,' suspends links with Curacao to block aid

Venezuela's military said Tuesday it was on alert at its frontiers following threats by US President Donald Trump and suspended air and sea links with the island of Curacao ahead of a planned aid shipment.

China 'needs three aircraft carriers': naval expert

China 'needs three aircraft carriers': naval expert

China needs ‘at least three aircraft carriers’ to protect its extensive coastline and its interests abroad, a senior Chinese naval expert said Wednesday.

Order signed for US military's controversial Syria exit

Order signed for US military's controversial Syria exit

The order to withdraw American troops from Syria has been signed, the US military said Sunday, after President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart agreed to prevent a power vacuum ...

US military declares five missing Marines dead after Japan crash

US military declares five missing Marines dead after Japan crash

The US military said Tuesday it had pronounced five missing Marines dead and was ending search operations nearly a week after two US military aircraft crashed off Japan.

149 killed in 24 hours in Yemen's Hodeida: medics, military

149 killed in 24 hours in Yemen's Hodeida: medics, military

At least 149 people including civilians have been killed in 24 hours of clashes between government loyalists and rebels in Yemen's flashpoint city of Hodeida, medics and military sources said Monday.

At least 61 killed in clashes in Yemen's Hodeida

At least 61 killed in clashes in Yemen's Hodeida

At least 61 combatants have been killed in clashes in Yemen's flashpoint Hodeida, medics and a military source said Sunday, and dozens of wounded taken to hospitals outside the city.

India's top court gives govt 10 days to reveal details of military jet deal

India's top court gives govt 10 days to reveal details of military jet deal

India's top court on Wednesday gave the government 10 days to disclose the details of an $8.7-billion military jet deal with France's Dassault Aviation to former ministers ...

Trump says he is 'bringing out the military' to protect border

Trump says he is 'bringing out the military' to protect border

President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was ‘bringing out the military’ to protect the US border as a caravan of Central American migrants continued a slow trek through Mexico toward the United States ...

US defence chief Mattis says Trump is '100 percent' with him

US defence chief Mattis says Trump is '100 percent' with him

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said President Donald Trump has assured him of his full support, one day after Trump appeared to cast doubt over the Pentagon chief's fate.

Pentagon grounds global fleet of F-35s after crash

Pentagon grounds global fleet of F-35s after crash

The Pentagon grounded the global fleet of F-35 stealth fighters on Thursday, as a result of the first ever crash of the costliest plane in history.

Egyptian military kills 52 militants in Sinai: statement

Egyptian military kills 52 militants in Sinai: statement

Egyptian security forces killed 52 suspected militants in North Sinai, the military said in a statement on Monday.

Russia launches biggest ever war games

Russia launches biggest ever war games

Russia on Tuesday launched what it has called its largest every military drills, with hundreds of thousands of Russian troops taking part along with Chinese soldiers in a massive show of force that has rattled the West.