Secretary of State: Americans Should Be ‘Encouraged’ with US Diplomatic Efforts

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has touted the diplomatic accomplishments of President Donald Trump’s administration this year, saying “Americans should be encouraged” by its dealings with the U.S.’ “greatest security threat,” North Korea, along with China and Russia. In an Op-Ed published Thursday in The New York Times, Tillerson wrote that Trump “abandoned the failed… Please follow and like us:

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Saudi accuses Iran of potential ‘act of war’

Saudi Arabia has lashed out at Iran over the firing of a ballistic missile towards Riyadh by Houthi rebels in Yemen, citing evidence that Tehran was behind the strike and labelling it a potential “act of war”. A statement issued on Monday via the state news agency SPA denounced the “flagrant military aggression by the Iranian-controlled… Please follow and like us:

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Top US General Meets Chinese President Xi to Discuss North Korean Threat

The United States’ top general says the United States and South Korea will proceed with joint military drills next week, resisting pressure from China and North Korea to halt the annual exercises. Marine General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, said Thursday in Beijing he United States has no plans to curtail… Please follow and like us:

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Army Races To Rebuild Short-Range Air Defense: New Lasers, Vehicles, Units

The Avenger mounts Stinger missiles on a Humvee — an increasingly insufficient combination for modern war. ARLINGTON: As Russia and other adversaries stock up on drones, rockets, and missiles, the US Army is building up defenses to shoot them down. But that Short-Range Air Defense force has been devastated by a decade of cuts. The service’s… Please follow and like us:

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