Ukraine warns it could be provoked by Russian ‘aggression’

Ukraine has warned that it could be provoked by Russian ‘aggression’ as Vladimir Putin surrounds its borders with troops, tanks and missiles launchers with a US spy plane intercepted in the Pacific. Andrii Taran, Ukraine’s defence minister, issued a statement on Saturday amid mounting tensions in the country’s eastern Donbass region. He said Russian accusations about the rights of … Read more

Beijing muscles in on the South China Sea filling it with hundreds of boats in an act of aggression

China has filled the disputed South China Sea with more than 200 boats lashed together in rows in an act of aggression designed to ‘squeeze out’ other countries in Asia, experts warn.  Beijing have claimed the Chinese vessels, first spotted earlier this month off the coast of the Philippines, are merely fishing boats sheltering from … Read more

US B-52 flies over Persian Gulf in Biden’s first show of force to ‘deter aggression’ by Iran

The United States military said Wednesday it again flew a B-52 bomber over the Middle East ‘to deter potential aggression’ amid tensions with Iran, the first such flight under President Joe Biden and sixth since November. The show of strength comes just days after Iran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, rejected demands to alter the 2015 … Read more