Fearing debt trap, Pakistan rethinks Chinese ‘Silk Road’ projects

After lengthy delays, an $8.2 billion revamp of a colonial-era rail line snaking from the Arabian Sea to the foothills of the Hindu Kush has become a test of Pakistan’s ability to rethink signature Chinese ” Silk Road” projects due to debt concerns. The rail…

Pakistan Army’s Helicopter enters Indian airspace, hovers over LoC in Poonch

A Pakistani chopper, white in colour, crossed the Line of Control and entered into Indian airspace in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district around 12 in the afternoon on Sunday. Several rounds were fired at the chopper by Indian Army, as per a video shared by…

VALENCIA, Spain (Sept. 21, 2018)

Sailors heave mooring line aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) as the ship arrives in Valencia, Spain, Sept. 21, 2018. Carney, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its fifth patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of…

Trump draws RED LINE on Syria in threat to Putin & Assad – ‘Don’t make GRAVE mistake!’ – DAILY NEWS

Trump draws RED LINE on Syria in threat to Putin and Assad – ‘Don’t make GRAVE mistake!’ DONALD TRUMP has warned Syria’s President Assad and his allies Iran and Russia not to launch a “reckless attack” to the Idlib province, as the assault would result…

Pakistan strengthens its supply line with ammunition dump, helipads close to India

Pakistan strengthens its supply line with ammunition dump, helipads close to India The Border Security Force (BSF) in a report to the Union Home Ministry has said that Pakistan is trying to strengthen its security deployment along the International Border with India. As per the…

PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 14, 2018)

Sailors heave a line during a replenishment-at-sea in the hangar bay aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). John C. Stennis is underway conducting routine operations in the U.S. 3rd Fleet area of operations. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist…

1 year after Doklam, China intrudes 400m into Ladakh

China continues to needle India at different stretches along the 4,057-km Line of Actual Control (LAC), with People’s Liberation Army troops intruding around 300-400 metres inside the Demchok sector of eastern Ladakh and pitching five tents there in the latest such incident last month. Security…

NORFOLK (July 26, 2018)

Sailors aboard the Virginia-class attack submarine USS Washington (SSN 787) perform line handling duties as the ship moors pierside at Naval Station Norfolk. Washington is the Navy’s 14th Virginia-class attack submarine and the third commissioned Navy ship named for the State of Washington. U.S. Navy…

Communications Key in Solving International Disputes, Mattis Says

Reopening communications at the top line between the United States and nations such as Russia is essential in solving disagreements, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis told reporters at the Pentagon. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Communications Key in Solving International Disputes, Mattis Says