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Houthi drone attack targets Yemeni army parade, 5 soldiers killed – report

Houthi drone attack targets Yemeni army parade, 5 soldiers killed – report

Houthi drone attack targets Yemeni army parade, 5 soldiers killed – report Houthi militias used a drone to attack a parade taking place in al-Anad military base in Yemen’s Lahaj province on Thursday, killing five soldiers of the National Army, Al Arabiya said. The governor of Lahaj and the head […]

The natural gas crash isn’t over

The natural gas crash isn’t over

The natural gas crash isn’t over Natural gas prices have fallen sharply after spiking to multi-year highs in late 2018, and prices could fall further still. The US entered the peak winter demand season with gas inventories at a 15-year low, which left the natural gas markets vulnerable to unexpected […]

Hubble loses main camera, unlikely to be repaired soon amid US govt shutdown

Hubble loses main camera, unlikely to be repaired soon amid US govt shutdown

Hubble loses main camera, unlikely to be repaired soon amid US govt shutdown The Hubble Telescope lost its main instrument – Wide Field Camera 3 – due to an unspecified hardware problem. NASA engineers, however, are unlikely to address the satellite’s troubles immediately due to the government shutdown. Hubble’s Wide […]

Ankara says US Patriot missile deal impossible if tied to dropping Russian S-400s

Ankara says US Patriot missile deal impossible if tied to dropping Russian S-400s

Ankara says US Patriot missile deal impossible if tied to dropping Russian S-400s Turkey may buy US Patriot missile systems if conditions are right, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday. However, he added that the deal will be impossible if the United States forces Ankara not to purchase the […]

Thousands stranded as security staff strike hits 3 major German airports

Thousands stranded as security staff strike hits 3 major German airports

Thousands stranded as security staff strike hits 3 major German airports Hundreds of flights have been canceled as security personnel go on a full-day strike in Cologne, Dusseldorf, and Stuttgart airports over a wage dispute. More than 100,000 travelers are expected to be affected by the disruptions. The strike in […]

Pompeo meets Sisi in Cairo amid concern over US Middle East policy

Pompeo meets Sisi in Cairo amid concern over US Middle East policy

Pompeo meets Sisi in Cairo amid concern over US Middle East policy US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Thursday with Egyptian President Abdel Fatah el-Sisi in Cairo, part of a tour to address concerns of American allies in the Middle East. The visit comes amid confusion in the […]

Cristiano Ronaldo branded ‘psychopath’ by model Jasmine Lennard, who pledges help to rape accuser

Cristiano Ronaldo branded ‘psychopath’ by model Jasmine Lennard, who pledges help to rape accuser

Cristiano Ronaldo branded ‘psychopath’ by model Jasmine Lennard, who pledges help to rape accuser English model Jasmine Lennard has branded Cristiano Ronaldo “a psychopath,” threatening to release what she claims are explosive revelations about the football star and vowing to help the US woman who has accused him of rape. […]

Iraq closes camps for displaced, year after last battle against ISIS

Iraq closes camps for displaced, year after last battle against ISIS

Iraq closes camps for displaced, year after last battle against ISIS Iraq is closing its camps for the displaced in the western Anbar province, a little over a year since it fought its last battle against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS). The closures are casting vulnerable families into a maelstrom […]

Iran-made rockets will carry satellites into orbit soon, President Rouhani says

Iran-made rockets will carry satellites into orbit soon, President Rouhani says

Iran-made rockets will carry satellites into orbit soon, President Rouhani says President Hassan Rouhani has said Iran will soon send two new satellites into orbit using domestic rockets. The launch will happen “soon, in the coming weeks,” Rouhani said on Thursday, according to AP. Tehran typically displays achievements in its […]

Russian space chief says security people too twitchy about OneWeb global internet project

Russian space chief says security people too twitchy about OneWeb global internet project

Russian space chief says security people too twitchy about OneWeb global internet project The Russian Security Service (FSB) is overcautious about OneWeb, a global satellite internet provider, the Russian space chief believes. Russia’s space industry will be launching some of the satellites for the project. OneWeb intends to provide global […]