Tuesday Jun 28, 2022

Searchers find second black box in China Eastern plane crash

The second black box has been recovered from the crash of a China Eastern Boeing 737-800 that killed all 132 people on board last week, Chinese state media said Sunday. Firefighters taking part in the search found the recorder, an orange cylinder, on a mountain slope about 1.5 metres underground, state broadcaster CCTV said. Experts confirmed […]

Canadian military reports sagging recruitment as NATO ramps up deployment in eastern Europe

Canada’s military reports that it’s roughly 7,600 members short of full strength — just as NATO is deploying more troops to eastern Europe in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The latest figure was recorded on Feb. 15 and shows a major shortfall in what the military calls its “trained, effective strength.” The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) has roughly 65,000 regular members. “This […]

Deadly crash of China Eastern plane into remote mountainside a mystery

Mud-stained wallets. Bank cards. Official identity cards. Poignant reminders of 132 lives presumed lost were lined up by rescue workers scouring a remote Chinese mountainside Tuesday for the wreckage of a China Eastern flight that one day earlier inexplicably fell from the sky and burst into a huge fireball. No survivors have been found among […]

U.S. deploys six stealth strike fighter jets to bolster NATO’s eastern flank

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The U.S. deployed six F-35 fighter jets from Germany to the Baltic Sea and Black Sea regions to bolster NATO’s eastern flank after Russia invaded Ukraine on Thursday.  The U.S. Air Force F-35 Lightning II aircraft will be supporting NATO’s enhanced air policing missions out of Estonia, […]

Latvian PM says Russian forces are moving into eastern Ukraine as US warns full-scale invasion could be imminent

Washington and Lviv CNN —   Russian troops have moved into the eastern region of Ukraine that Russia has now recognized as “independent,” the Prime Minister of NATO member Latvia told CNN Wednesday, while the US has issued a new warning to the Ukrainian government that the latest intelligence points to a full-scale Russian invasion […]

Putin Mulls Recognizing Separatist Eastern Ukrainian Regions

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin convened top officials Monday to consider recognizing the independence of separatist regions in eastern Ukraine, a move that would ratchet up tensions with the West amid fears that the Kremlin could launch an invasion of Ukraine imminently. The publicly staged, pre-recorded meeting of the presidential Security Council came […]

U.S. to send 3,000 troops to eastern Europe, Pentagon says they won’t fight in Ukraine

President Joe Biden is sending about 2,000 troops from Fort Bragg, N.C., to Poland and Germany this week and shifting roughly 1,000 Germany-based soldiers to Romania, the Pentagon said Wednesday. Biden has said he will not put American troops in Ukraine to fight any Russian incursion, although the United States is supplying Ukraine with weapons […]

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