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China expands military drills, escalates threats against Taiwan

China expands military drills, escalates threats against Taiwan

Comment on this story Comment China has announced additional live-fire drills in the Bohai and Yellow Seas, as Beijing broadcasts its fury over a visit to Taiwan by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) with military exercises near the island. China’s Ministry of Defense did not announce the purpose of the expanded exercises, which come as …

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Shinzo Abe, the former prime minister of Japan, lying mortally wounded on the ground in Nara on Friday.

Shinzo Abe Dies After Being Shot in Japan: Latest Updates

News of the shooting of Shinzo Abe, Japan’s former prime minister, was met with an outpouring of shock and sympathy from leaders and politicians around the world, in a sign of the lasting global ties he had sought to foster in his eight years as the country’s leader. Throughout his time in office, Mr. Abe …

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Berlin: One person dead, several seriously injured after car driven into crowd

Berlin: One person dead, several seriously injured after car driven into crowd

More than a dozen people were injured, some of them seriously, when the driver ploughed into people on Kurfuerstendamm avenue, near the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, at around 10:30 am local time on Wednesday morning, a police spokesman said. Authorities had earlier given an initial estimate of 30 injured. The car, a silver Renault Clio, …

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