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US General took ‘secret action’ to stop Trump using nuclear weapons, says book

A top military general in the US was forced to take secret action to prevent Donald Trump from using nuclear weapons during his time in the White House, claims a new tell-all book. In their new book Peril, Washington Post journalists Bob Woodward and Robert Costa state that General Mark Milley, Chairman of the Joint […]

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Afghanistan: US military plane takes off from Kabul with hundreds of refugees

WARNING: Confronting A US air force plane touched down safely in Qatar yesterday after carrying more than five times its suggested load when hundreds of desperate Afghan refugees flooded the plane. Reach 871, a C-17 Globemaster III massive military cargo plane used by the US and its allies for the past 30 years, flew from […]

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Google Maps sleuth finds military base in desert surrounded by landmines

An eagle-eyed Google Maps user has found a “secret” military base in the middle of the Sahara Desert surrounded by landmines. Aerial images taken from Google Earth show the facility in Niger, near the Libyan border. One user shared the finding on Reddit, with the title: “Secret base! (Middle of the Sahara)” The images show […]

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Inside abandoned military bunker for the Queen if nuclear Armageddon struck

Incredible photos show the inside of a military bunker built to protect Queen Elizabeth if nuclear Armageddon struck the planet. The vast structure was built 100 feet beneath the ground during the the 1940s before being expanded in 1952 during the early days of the Cold War. Named Barnton Quarry Nuclear Bunker, the impressive info-structure […]

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Tragic last moments of Brit skydiver who fell to death due to ‘faulty’ parachute

A British dad-of-two who fell to his death in a freak skydiving accident at the Grand Canyon had allegedly been given a faulty parachute, an inquest has been told. Christopher Swales, 55, who had never skydived before, was given a parachute that was full of holes and in need of repair, the court heard. He […]

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Women jailed for ‘human trafficking’ over TikTok videos that ‘incite debauchery’

Two women have been jailed for a combined 16 years for “human trafficking” by encouraging women to use TikTok to earn money. Haneen Hossam and Mawada al-Adham were jailed for 10 years and six years respectively in Egypt and have been hit with a £9,191 fine. They were charged with human trafficking because their social […]

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Royal Navy’s ‘Premier League’ £3bn aircraft carrier finally set for tour

Britain's £3bn "Premier League" aircraft carrier is set to sail on its first operational mission to the Far East next month. The commander of HMS Queen Elizabeth's Carrier Strike Group said the deployment will show the Royal Navy's “ambition to be active on the global stage”. Commodore Stephen Moorhouse said that final preparations are being […]

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China’s new nuclear power stations could be used to make weapons-grade plutonium

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox China's new nuclear power stations could be used to make weapons-grade plutonium, it has been claimed. The country is developing fast breeder reactors and reprocessing facilities as it seeks to reduce dependence on coal, a top source […]

Politics

Biden and Suga Agree U.S. and Japan Will Work Together on 5G

The subtext of the meeting was responding to China’s influence and its aggressive actions in the Indo-Pacific and beyond, and Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga resisted being drawn into a rivalry. By David E. Sanger and Katie Rogers Source: Read Full Article

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US Army could be deploying AI killer robot weapons by 2025 claims ex Google CEO

The US military could be deploying killer AI robots in four years, Google's ex-chief says in a "shocking and frightening" report. President Joe Biden was urged to get America "AI ready by 2025" to get ahead of potential threats from China or Russia. Google's former CEO Eric Schmidt warned the Asian superpowers can't be stopped […]