Posts Tagged ‘south’

Monroeism Is The Other Side Of Jim Crow, The Side Facing South

Monroeism Is The Other Side Of Jim Crow, The Side Facing South Above: Embassy Protection Collective members at the Sao Paulo Forum in Washington, DC, July 2019. Credit COHA. Presentation before the Forum of São Paulo, Washington DC, on July the 20th, 2019 This Forum of São Paulo of Washington DC marks a significant step forward in […]

ICE: You’re Not Welcome In The South

Last week, I dropped my kids off for their first day of school in our small Alabama town of not even 7,000 people. The kids were excited, but I was a nervous wreck.  My kids — ages 8 and 11 — are my heart and joy. Would they have everything they need?  Like every dad, […]

South Yemen Is Already Functionally Independent Even if It’s Not Recognized as Such

STC vs. Islah It was bound to happen sooner than later, but the Southern Transitional Council (STC) once again liberated the former South Yemeni capital of Aden from the Saudi-backed Islah Islamists and Hadi’s forces for the second time since January 2018, though this time they’re not willing to return to the status quo ante […]

Trump calls US-South Korea military exercises ‘ridiculous and expensive’

US President Donald Trump has called  the US-South Korea military exercises “ridiculous and expensive exercises,” and said that he will meet with North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un in the “not too distant future”. In a tweet early Saturday, Trump said that Kim had sent him a letter seeking a meeting to start negotiations between […]

South Korea Officials Laugh at Trump’s Demand for $5 Billion to Keep US Army There

AS THE WORLD TURNS: More and more, Trump is looking like the odd man out, as Kim and Moon get on with the business of peace. Recently, US President Donald Trump made history by becoming the first sitting US President to physically step foot inside of North Korea over the DMZ line. Despite diplomatic progress […]

At least 15 killed in landslide caused by heavy monsoon rain in south Myanmar (Burma)

   At least 15 people have been killed with 28 people rescued alive in a landslide caused by heavy monsoon rain in Myanmar’s Mon state on Friday, according to latest figures released by Myanmar Fire Services Department. Landslide took place as the mountainside of Ma-lat mountain collapsed due to heavy rainfall in Paung township in […]

South Carolina Farmer Sounds the Alarm on the Arrival of the Pollinator Bee Crisis

Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer Waking Times There is a time bomb ticking away that spells disaster for human beings and the quality of life on planet earth. We’ve been watching and waiting, covering this story for years, and the more time goes by the more bad news keeps rolling in. In truth, this issue is […]

Echoes of WWII: Pompeo goes on South Pacific blitz to ‘counter China’

Landing on the island of Pohnpei on Monday, Pompeo became the first US secretary of state to visit Micronesia. Meeting with the leaders of the Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands and Palau, he called the little island nations “big strongholds of freedom” and urged them to side with the US rather than China in […]

Pompeo slams Chinese ‘coercion’ in South China Sea

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has accused China of being engaged in “coercion” of its Southeast Asian neighbors in disputes over the South China Sea and criticized its building a dam on the Mekong River. Pompeo made the remarks after meeting his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, on Thursday in the Thai capital Bangkok […]

North Korean soldier defects to South across demilitarised zone

The South Korean military detained a North Korean soldier who crossed the heavily fortified demilitarised zone that separates the two countries, according to the South’s joint chiefs of staff (JSC). The soldier expressed his intention to defect to South Korea, the JSC said on Thursday. The unidentified active-duty soldier was first […]

Beijing warns US, outsiders not to amplify old disputes in South China Sea

Beijing has warned the United States and other non-Asian countries not to amplify disputes in the South China Sea. After meeting counterparts in the Thai capital Bangkok, Chinese Foreign Minister and State Councilor Wang Yi announced on Wednesday that China and the member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have made […]

Japan -South Korea trade spat escalates

Frank Smith Press TV, Seoul South Korea seeks to garner international support in a trade row with Japan. Tokyo has implemented export restrictions on key materials for South Korea’s hi-tech industries and could soon remove South Korea from a “white list” of favored trading partners. Press TV correspondent Frank Smith reports from Seoul. Source […]

Pyongyang threatened by US-South Korea drills

Press TV correspondent Jennifer Chang says North Korea’s latest missile tests are a reaction to the upcoming joint military drills between South Korea and the United States.  Source Article from Related Posts US city of New Orleans threatened by floods as big storm forms The US city of New Orleans was under a storm-surge watch […]

South Korean Air Force Fires Warning Shots at Joint Russia-China Air Patrol

Yesterday, Russia and China carried out what it said was the first “long-range joint air patrol” in the Asia-Pacific region, but the mission drew hundreds of warning shots from South Korean military, as well as a stern response from Japan.  South Korea said that one of the Russian planes, a Beriev A-50 early warning and […]

South Bend Cops Threaten ‘Mass Exodus’ Over Mayor Buttigieg’s Mishandling Of Shooting

Police officers in South Bend are threatening a “mass exodus” over Pete Buttigieg’s mishandling of a shooting in his home city. “Morale around here has been terrible. We do nothing,” a 20-year veteran police officer told Fox News. “We call ourselves firemen, we sit around in parking lots until we’re called and then we go […]

Severe drought in its 4th year in Klein-Karoo, South Africa badly affecting crop production

   Vegetable seed and fruit production badly affected, irrigation dams running dry The water situation looks better in the Boland and Cape Town but alas, that doesn’t tell the full story of the Western Cape: the Klein-Karoo has barely had rain or snow this winter and the dam levels are shocking: two important irrigation dams, […]

South Koreans hit Japan’s PM with kimchi during rally in Seoul

South Korean protesters have staged rallies in the capital Seoul against Japan amid a trade dispute between the two countries. Protesters gathered in front of the Japanese Embassy in Seoul on Wednesday and hit a man wearing a mask resembling Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe with kimchi, a traditional food made of cabbage. They also cut Japanese […]

Iran installs super-size drilling rig at South Pars gas field

Ghanbar Naderi Press TV, Asalouyeh Iran has finished installing a super-size drilling rig at South Pars gas field in the Persian Gulf. It is the largest gas field in the world which the country shares with Qatar. Source Article from Related Posts Super Drug Regime: Kills Deadly Tuberculosis www.pinterest,com Health Editor’s Note: Let’s […]

Weaponizing Water In South Asia: World Needs A Water Treaty

The world has enough water for 7 billion people, but not if countries waste, hoard, or weaponize it. Ongoing tensions over Kashmir have transformed water into a national security issue for both India and Pakistan. During the face-off earlier this year between India and Pakistan over a terrorist attack that killed more than 40 Indian […]

IDF deploys more Iron Dome batteries in south; 6,000 protest on Gaza border

The Israel Defense Forces on Friday deployed further batteries of the Iron Dome missile defense system in the south of the country as Hamas threatened to avenge the death of one of its members who was shot dead a day earlier by troops in what the army characterized as “a misunderstanding.” “We do not accept […]

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