South Korea cancels jets as Chinese and Russian warplanes enter air defense zone

South Korea cancels jets as Chinese and Russian warplanes enter air defense zone

SEOUL, Nov 30 (Reuters) – South Korea’s military said two Chinese and six Russian fighter jets entered the air defense zone on Wednesday, neutralizing the fighter jets. Two Chinese H-6 bombers repeatedly entered and exited the Korean Air Defense Identification Zone (KADIZ) off South Korea’s southern and northeastern coasts starting around 5:50 a.m. (2050 GMT … Read more

Exclusive: South Korea’s Yoon warns of unprecedented response to North Korea’s nuclear test, calls on China to do more

Exclusive: South Korea’s Yoon warns of unprecedented response to North Korea’s nuclear test, calls on China to do more

SEOUL, Nov 29 (Reuters) – South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol warned of an unprecedented joint response with allies if North Korea proceeds with a nuclear test and called on China to help deter the North from pursuing banned nuclear weapons and missile development. . In a wide-ranging interview with Reuters on Monday, Yoon called on … Read more

Exclusive: The US and Russia used their military hotline once during the war in Ukraine

Exclusive: The US and Russia used their military hotline once during the war in Ukraine

WASHINGTON, Nov 28 (Reuters) – A line of communication established between the armies of the United States and Russia at the start of Moscow’s war against Ukraine has so far been used only once, a U.S. official told Reuters. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the United States launched the call through … Read more

Exclusive: US Weighs Sending 100-Mile Strike Weapon to Ukraine

Exclusive: US Weighs Sending 100-Mile Strike Weapon to Ukraine

WASHINGTON, Nov 28 (Reuters) – The Pentagon is weighing a proposal from Boeing to supply Ukraine with cheap, small precision bombs mounted on widely available missiles, allowing Kiev to strike far behind Russian lines as the West struggles to meet demand for more weapons. US and allied military stockpiles are dwindling, and Ukraine faces a … Read more

Ukraine’s nuclear chief says he sees signs Russia may abandon occupied plant

Ukraine’s nuclear chief says he sees signs Russia may abandon occupied plant

KYIV, Nov 27 (Reuters) – The head of Ukraine’s state-run nuclear power firm said on Sunday there were signs Russian forces may be preparing to leave the sprawling Zaporizhia nuclear power plant, which they seized shortly after their invasion in March. Such a move would be a big change on the battlefield in the partially … Read more

Canada launches new Indo-Pacific strategy targeting ‘disruptive’ China

Canada launches new Indo-Pacific strategy targeting ‘disruptive’ China

OTTAWA, Nov 27 (Reuters) – Canada launched its long-awaited Indo-Pacific strategy on Sunday, pledging more resources to tackle a “disruptive” China while working with the world’s second-largest economy on climate change and trade issues. The 26-page document outlined C$2.3 billion ($1.7 billion) in spending, among other things, to bolster Canada’s military presence and cyber security … Read more

Germany in talks with allies about Polish pressure to deploy Patriots in Ukraine

Germany in talks with allies about Polish pressure to deploy Patriots in Ukraine

NATO says the decision to deploy Patriots to a specific country Poland has asked to send German launchers to western Ukraine BERLIN/WARSAW, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Germany said on Friday it was discussing with allies Poland a request for German Patriot air defense units to be sent to Ukraine after the head of NATO suggested … Read more

The arms industry is developing as Eastern Europe arms Ukraine

The arms industry is developing as Eastern Europe arms Ukraine

E.Europe arms companies increase production for Ukraine I hope we find new markets as defense spending increases Can manufacture and service Soviet-era and NATO-standard weapons Poland, Czechs are among major suppliers of military aid to Kyiv The history of the industry stretches from the 1800s to the Cold War PRAGUE/WARSAW, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Eastern … Read more

Ukrainians brace for bleak winter as Russian strikes cripple energy capacity

Ukrainians brace for bleak winter as Russian strikes cripple energy capacity

Ukrainians with little or no heating after the bombing Temperatures in several areas already below freezing Residents of Kherson are being offered to evacuate to safer areas The Ukrainian security service raided the famous Kyiv monastery KYIV, Nov 22 (Reuters) – President Volodymyr Zelenskyy appealed to Ukrainians to conserve energy amid ruthless Russian strikes that … Read more

‘Playing with fire’: UN warns as team to inspect damage at Ukraine nuclear plant

‘Playing with fire’: UN warns as team to inspect damage at Ukraine nuclear plant

The head of the IAEA warns: “You are playing with fire!” after the explosions Russia and Ukraine accuse of shelling President Zelensky says heavy artillery hit the eastern region Zelenskyy says the “wildest battles” in the Donetsk region LONDON/LVIV, Ukraine, Nov 21 (Reuters) – The head of the U.N. nuclear watchdog warned that whoever fired … Read more