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New Pentagon report warns of Russian and Chinese laser threats to US satellites – CNN

New Pentagon report warns of Russian and Chinese laser threats to US satellites – CNN

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US warships again challenge Beijing's claims in South China Sea – CNN

US warships again challenge Beijing's claims in South China Sea – CNN

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US, Russia present rival UN draft resolutions on Venezuela – Aljazeera.com

US, Russia present rival UN draft resolutions on Venezuela – Aljazeera.com

The United States has presented a draft resolution on Venezuela to the United Nations Security Council, triggering a Russian counterproposal. The US draft resolution calls for international aid deliveries and presidential elections in Venezuela while stressing “deep concern with the violence and excessive use of force by Venezuelan security forces against unarmed, peaceful protesters”. The […]

Dem tells Venezuela’s Guaidó: ‘You don't get to authorize US military interventions’ | TheHill – The Hill

Dem tells Venezuela’s Guaidó: ‘You don't get to authorize US military interventions’ | TheHill – The Hill

Rep. Ro KhannaRohit (Ro) KhannaHannity decries Green New Deal as ‘economically guaranteed-to-be-devastating’ Dems downplay divisions over Green New Deal Ocasio-Cortez unveils Green New Deal climate resolution MORE (D-Calif.) on Saturday warned Venezuelan opposition leader and self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaidó against any attempt to authorize U.S. military force to strengthen his claim to power. “Mr. […]

Trump announces that he and Kim Jong Un will meet in Hanoi, Vietnam – CNN

Trump announces that he and Kim Jong Un will meet in Hanoi, Vietnam – CNN

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Gas wars: The problem with Nord Stream 2 – BBC News

Gas wars: The problem with Nord Stream 2 – BBC News

Nord Stream 2 is the name of the undersea pipeline that should soon pump more Russian gas into Europe. It is a divisive project within Europe and has infuriated the US, which fears that more Russian gas means more Russian influence and less share of the lucrative European gas market for American liquefied natural gas. […]

Source of Steele dossier info sought access to Trump allies in 2016: report | TheHill – The Hill

Source of Steele dossier info sought access to Trump allies in 2016: report | TheHill – The Hill

A Russian businessman who was an unwitting source for the Steele dossier developed a relationship with Trump campaign aide George PapadopoulosGeorge Demetrios PapadopoulosMueller hauled before secret FISA court to address FBI abuses in 2002, Congress told George Papadopoulos joins board of medical marijuana startup The Hill’s Morning Report – Government is funded, but for how […]

North Korea is hiding nukes and selling weapons, alleges confidential UN report – CNN

North Korea is hiding nukes and selling weapons, alleges confidential UN report – CNN

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Seven people killed in violent blaze at Paris apartment block – The Local France

Seven people killed in violent blaze at Paris apartment block – The Local France

Described as a “scene of incredible violence”, the blaze in the capital’s 16th arrondissement also left one person seriously injured and another 30 — including six firefighters — with minor injuries. The fire started at about 1:00 am (0000 GMT) and was finally brought under control more than five hours later. The latest reports say the […]

Pope Francis arrives at lavish UAE palace in humble Kia Soul – CNN

Pope Francis arrives at lavish UAE palace in humble Kia Soul – CNN

Pope Francis arrives at lavish UAE palace in humble Kia Soul  CNN Pope Francis Makes ‘Historic’ Gulf Tour Amid Yemen Crisis and Christian Repression  The New York Times Pope Francis Calls For End To Humanitarian Crisis In Yemen | TIME  TIME Public holiday announced for school kids in Abu Dhabi  Time Out Abu Dhabi The Guardian view on the […]