Daily Archives: August 29, 2019

Two Deaths in Kashmir Gun Battle As Tensions Rise

In the disputed, Indian-administered Kashmir, two people were killed in a gun battle that took place on August 21st in the Ganie-Haman area of the Baramulla district, costing the lives of a Kashmir militant and an Indian police officer. The clash denotes escalating frustrations following the revocation of Article 370 […]

U.S. Approves Sale Of 66 F-16 Fighter Jets To Taiwan

President Trump has agreed to the sale of 66 F-16 fighter jets worth $8 Billion to Taiwan—the largest arms sale ever agreed upon between the US and the island of Taiwan. This deal has not yet received congressional approval, but the sale has strong bipartisan support. According to a Washington […]

Saudi Airport Targeted By Houthi Missiles

Houthi rebels out of Yemen have launched a missile attack on Saudi Arabia, hitting a civilian airport in Southern Saudi Arabia. In this attack, there were a reported 26 people injured. In recent months, Houthi attacks have progressed with the Saudi airport attack being the most detrimental. The rebel group […]