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“Ghost” drones, #U.S. will send to Ukraine are designed for attacking targets

American ‘Ghost’ drones for Ukraine designed for attack, Pentagon says The Pentagon said Thursday that the “Ghost” drones the US will send to Ukraine are designed for attacking targets and are destroyed after a single use. The drones developed by the US Air Force are part of America’s latest arms package for Ukraine, added the […]

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White House declared statement with Japan, New Zealand and Australia “serious risks” concerned to a free Indo-Pacific.

US, Australia scramble to head off China pact with Solomon Islands The US is dispatching two senior officials to the Solomon Islands after a visit to the South Pacific nation by an Australian minister in bids to block a security pact it has signed with China. According to Press TV, the White House declared in […]

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Snow storm leaves More than 250,000 homes, businesses in US Northeast without power

More than a quarter of a million homes and businesses in Northeast United States were without power on Tuesday after a spring storm packing powerful winds and heavy, wet snow swept across the region. The storm was expected to dump another few inches of snow in Pennsylvania, Vermont and New York as it tapered off […]

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A number of US senators are slated to travel to Poland, #India, Germany, UAE to rally #Ukraine support

US senators heading to Poland, India, Germany, UAE to rally Ukraine support A number of US Democratic lawmakers including four senators and a House member are slated to travel to Poland, India, Germany and the United Arab Emirates to rally support for Ukraine. According to Press TV, in an email on Sunday evening, Sen. Mark […]

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Muslim students in #U.S. face high levels of #Islamophobic bullying : Report

Islamophobia has turned into a pressing problem in American public schools with Muslim students subjected to relentless harassment and bullying, a new report has revealed. The report by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) says hundreds of Muslim students enrolled in schools in the US state of California faced high levels of Islamophobic bullying and […]

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The United States approves $1bn arms sale to Nigeria despite dismal human rights record

US approves $1bn arms sale to Nigeria despite dismal human rights record The United States is set to supply Nigeria with advanced military equipment worth nearly $1 billion despite concerns over human rights issues in the African country. The Department of State announced that Nigeria has been given the approval to acquire $997 million sales […]

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US on Wednesday rolled out fresh sanctions on Russian officials and entities

US bans all new investment in Russia, sanctions Putin’s children Amid heightened tensions between the West and Russia over the latter’s military operation in Ukraine, the US on Wednesday rolled out fresh sanctions on Russian officials and entities. Citing “atrocities” in the former Soviet republic, Washington imposed sanctions on Russian banks, companies, and government officials […]

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At least 15 people shot, 6 fatally, in Sacramento mass shooting #U.S.

A gunman has opened fire outside a restaurant in downtown Sacramento, killing at least six people and injuring nearly a dozen others, local officials and witnesses say. The suspect – whose identity was not immediately known – fled the scene. The incident occurred at 2 a.m. on Sunday when police officers were called for an […]

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Washington says attacks on US forces ‘went up 400%’ after Lt. Gen. Soleimani assassination, IRGC designation

Washington says the number of attacks against American forces went up 400 percent in after the assassination of Iran’s top anti-terror Commander Lt. General Qassem Soleimani and the broader “maximum pressure” campaign that the United States launched against the Islamic Republic in 2018. According to Press TV, speaking at a press briefing on Thursday, US […]

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A federal judge in Florida blocks new Republican-backed voting law as racially discriminatory

Florida judge blocks new Republican-backed voting law as racially discriminatory A federal judge in Florida has struck down several of the state’s new Republican-backed voting restrictions, saying they violate minority voters’ constitutional rights. US District Judge Mark Walker in Tallahassee ruled on Thursday that new restrictions, such as reducing drop boxes for ballots and banning […]