Kim Jong Un may bring his own toilet to the historic summit between North Korea and South Korea on Friday. The North Korean leader is said to always travel with several toilets, including one in his Mercedes. North Korea doesn't want potential information about Kim's health to be...
The US Marine Corps is turning some of its V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft into gunships armed with missiles and guns. Some weapon systems like Hydra 2.75inch folding fin laser guided rockets and different types of machine guns have already been tested as a proof of concept. Armed V-22s...
Australian defense forces believe China has "expressed its interest" in increasing its military presence in Vanuatu, according to Australia's 9News. The news comes just weeks after heavily denied reports that China wanted to turn a wharf it funded in the South Pacific nation into a naval base. An...
Lockheed Martin proposed a new hybrid between the F-22 Raptor and the F-35 Lightning for Japan to purchase, and it could easily outclass the US Air Force. The F-22 is unmatched as a stealth fighter airframe, but the F-35 benefits from newer technology and components. Combining the two...
A suicide bomb shook the capital city of Kabul, Afghanistan on Sunday, killing at least 31 people at a voter registration center. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, which also injured over 50 people. KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber struck a voter registration center in...
There's an urgent need for a coherent approach to the relationship between Israel and Iran. Israel's downing of an armed drone, its loss of an F-16 fighter jet, and its strike on Iranian targets in Syria are all challenges confronting the US. The US could find itself not...
North Korea and South Korea will take turns rehearsing for their joint summit in the same venue where they're scheduled to meet. That venue is the Peace House in the "truce village" of Panmunjom, along the DMZ. South Korea will use the building on Tuesday and Thursday, and...
Chinese aircraft have again flown around self-ruled Taiwan in what China's air force on Thursday called a "sacred mission." Taiwan, claimed by Beijing as Chinese territory, is one of China's most sensitive issues and a potential military flashpoint. China's Taiwan Affairs Office said the island's "independence separatist activities"...
Homicide investigators in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, are reportedly looking into the death of former national security adviser H.R. McMaster's 84-year-old father, WPVI-TV reported Wednesday night. McMaster Sr. died after allegedly suffering a head injury in a fall, according to the local news outlet, which cited unnamed sources. Investigators were...
Sergei and Yulia Skripal were poisoned after being exposed to a small amount of nerve agent in liquid form, the UK government has said. They came into direct contact with the poison. It's still not clear when or where this took place. The nerve agent used to poison ex-spy...