North Korea fires ballistic missile over Japan, Tokyo says

TOKYO — North Korea launched a suspected intermediate-range ballistic missile over Japan on Tuesday, Japanese and South Korean officials said. The missile, the first North Korean missile to pass through Japanese airspace since 2017, landed in the Pacific Ocean. The Japanese government issued a rare evacuation order on Tuesday morning, calling on residents of Aomori … Read more

Royal Navy frigate sent to North Sea after attacks on Nord Stream gas pipelines | world news

A Royal Navy frigate has been sent to the North Sea after suspected sabotage on the Nord Stream gas pipelines last week. The Defense Ministry said the ship was working with the Norwegian Navy “to reassure those working near the gas pipelines”. European countries believe the damage could only have been caused by an attack, … Read more

North Korea fires missile over Japan

Seoul, South Korea – North Korea fired a medium-range ballistic missile over Japan for the first time in five years on Tuesday, forcing Japan to issue evacuation notices and suspend trains as the north escalates tests of weapons designed to hit regional US allies. . It was North Korea’s most significant missile test since January, … Read more

As protests continue in Iran, Khamenei blames foreigners for unrest

In his first public comments about the protests that ravaged Iran, the supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, characterized Monday’s unrest as “riots” caused by foreign powers, including the United States and Israel. His comments, addressed to military cadets at a graduation ceremony in Tehran, seemed to dispel the fury that sparked the largest and most … Read more

North Korea fires missile over Japan, calls on residents to take shelter | Japan

North Korea has reportedly launched a ballistic missile over northern Japan, prompting the government to urge people to protect themselves from falling debris, in an apparent escalation of recent missile tests by Kim Jong-un’s regime. Japan’s Kyodo news agency said the government issued the alert to residents of the northernmost main island of Hokkaido and … Read more

Russian journalist Marina Ovsyannikova escapes house arrest

RIGA, Latvia – Marina Ovsyannikova – the Russian journalist who made international headlines after protesting the war in Ukraine live on state television in March – has escaped house arrest and fled with her 11-year-old daughter, according to Russia’s interior ministry . Ovsyannikova’s whereabouts are unknown, nor is it clear how exactly she escaped her … Read more

Zelensky fires back at Elon Musk’s ‘insane’ Twitter poll on peace in Russia, Ukraine

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has hit back at Elon Musk’s “insane” Twitter poll about peace proposals between Russia and Ukraine. The Tesla titan took to Twitter and proposed a range of ideas for resolving the eight-month-long conflict, asking his followers to vote “yes” or “no” to his proposals, including formally allowing Russia to annex Crimea. … Read more