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February 05, 2013
NUKEWARS
S. Korea, US hold naval drill under nuclear test threat
Seoul (AFP) Feb 4, 2013
South Korea and the United States launched a joint naval exercise involving a US nuclear submarine Monday, as tensions rise on the Korean peninsula ahead of an expected nuclear test by North Korea. A defence ministry spokesman confirmed the three-day drill - condemned as a "warmongering" exercise by North Korea - was under way in the East Sea (Sea of Japan) off the southeastern South Korean port of Pohang. Although South Korean military officials stressed the drill was scheduled before the Nor ... read more
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UN Council vows 'strong' action on N.Korea nuclear test
The UN Security Council will take "very firm and strong" action against any nuclear test by North Korea, the council president said Tuesday. ... more
TAIWAN NEWS

Surprise envoy protects Taiwan's 'shield' of ambiguity
Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou startled friends and rivals by making his closest advisor "ambassador" to the United States on a mission to prove that the island is still a key ally. ... more
WAR REPORT

Israel preparing for post-Assad Syria chaos
Israel has implicitly confirmed it carried out an air strike in Syria, sparking a warning from Iran, but the Jewish state's next step in anticipation of a post-Bashar al-Assad era remains a mystery. ... more
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WAR REPORT

Syria opposition head seeks talks with Assad's VP
Syria's opposition chief urged President Bashar al-Assad on Monday to respond positively to a call for dialogue and to delegate his deputy to end 22 months of warfare that has cost tens of thousands of lives. ... more


WAR REPORT

Assad fumes as Israel admits Syria air strike
Israel has implicitly confirmed it staged an air strike on Syria last week, with President Bashar al-Assad accusing the Jewish state of trying to further destabilise his war-torn country. ... more
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GNLA guerrillas kill two in India
GNLA guerrillas killed two officials in on an attack on a prison in Meghalaya, a state in northeastern India. ... more
MILPLEX

Israel seeks major arms deals with India
Israel may be on the brink of major defense sales to India following a visit by India's air force commander, Air Marshal Nak Browne. ... more
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WAR REPORT

Israel 'eyes more airstrikes again Syria'
Israel's military, which is dropping hints it was behind last week's airstrike on a Syrian chemical weapons facility, is said to be considering more raids, including targeting an Iranian electronic listening post in the disputed Golan Heights. ... more
NUKEWARS

Iran 'optimistic' US shifting its view on Tehran
Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi said Monday he saw positive signs the United States was rethinking its approach to Tehran in the protracted dispute over the Islamic republic's nuclear drive. ... more
CYBER WARS

US may use preemptive cyber strikes: report
A secret legal review has concluded the US president has the power to order preemptive cyber strikes if credible evidence suggests a major digital attack is imminent from abroad, a report said Monday. ... more
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CYBER WARS

China Communist paper rejects hacking allegations
The official mouthpiece of China's ruling Communist Party on Monday roundly rejected claims of hacking attacks from China by American media outlets, hinting instead at ulterior motives by the US. ... more
SUPERPOWERS

Two Chinese ships in disputed waters: Japan coastguard
Two Chinese government ships on Monday entered waters around Tokyo-controlled islands that Beijing claims as it own, the Japanese coastguard said. ... more
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WAR REPORT

6 children killed in air raid near Damascus: watchdog
Syrian warplanes launched a deadly raid Monday on the outskirts of the rebel-held town of Douma northeast of Damascus, killing seven civilians, among them six children, a monitoring group said. ... more
IRAQ WARS

Suicide bomber kills 23 near Baghdad
A suicide bomber blew himself up near a group of anti-Qaeda fighters receiving salaries north of Baghdad on Monday, killing 23 people, the second bloody attack to hit Iraq in as many days. ... more
UAV NEWS

US needs to keep up drone war against Qaeda: Panetta
The United States will have to keep up an open-ended drone war against Al-Qaeda militants in Pakistan and elsewhere to prevent another terror attack on America, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said. ... more
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TAIWAN NEWS

Taiwan deploys advanced early warning radar
Taiwan has put into service a US-made billion-dollar early warning radar system capable of giving more than six minutes' warning of a Chinese missile attack, a senior officer said Sunday. ... more
WAR REPORT

Assad lashes out as Israel admits Syria raid
Israel on Sunday implicitly confirmed it staged an air strike on Syria last week as President Bashar al-Assad accused the Jewish state of trying to further destabilise his war-torn country. ... more
TERROR WARS

Yemen troops kill 12 'Qaeda militants': source
Yemen's armed forces killed 12 suspected Al-Qaeda militants in an assault on their mountain hideout in the country's restive south, an official in the region said on Saturday. ... more
NUKEWARS

Iran announces nuclear talks, open to 'authentic' US meet
Iran on Sunday announced fresh talks with world powers on its nuclear drive and said it was open to an offer from the US for two-way discussions if Washington's intention was "authentic". ... more
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IRAQ WARS

Hackers attack embattled Iraq PM's website

NUKEWARS

N. Korea military meeting hints at nuclear test

SUPERPOWERS

Taiwan opposition chief visits Japan despite islands row

WAR REPORT

Israel's chief of staff on US visit

IRAQ WARS

Car bomb and attack on north Iraq police HQ kills 30

IRAQ WARS

Iraq mobile firm debuts on Baghdad bourse

NUKEWARS

Iran showcases defiance amid bid for nuclear talks

WAR REPORT

France bombs Islamist targets in Mali after Hollande visit

CYBER WARS

Hacking incidents ignite fears over China

SUPERPOWERS

Japan releases Chinese fishermen: Xinhua

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