Israeli airstrikes flatten Gaza terrorist group’s facilities after rocket fire

Israel’s military announced Friday that it had carried out a series of airstrikes on a terrorist group’s facilities in Gaza hours after a barrage of rockets were fired into its territory. The strikes in the early-morning hours hit a compound, rocket-manufacturing site and headquarters of the Islamic Jihad militant group in the […]

Greta Thunberg to set sail back to Europe sooner than expected

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg plans to set sail from Virginia for Spain Wednesday after the venue for United Nations-sponsored climate talks were moved from Chile due to political unrest. The 16-year-old arrived in the United States in August after sailing across the Atlantic on a racing boat from Plymouth, England. So happy to say I'll […]

Taiwan warns of possible attack if China’s slowdown ‘becomes serious’

TAIPEI – Beijing could resort to military conflict with self-ruled Taiwan to divert domestic pressure if a slowdown in the world’s second largest economy amid trade war threatens the legitimacy of the Chinese Communist Party, the island’s foreign minister has said. As Taiwan’s presidential elections approach in January, China has […]