Video – Trump says U.S. military is “locked and loaded” – CBS News

Published on Aug 11, 2017 – Trump says U.S. military is “locked and loaded”. President Trump ramped up his tough talk against North Korea, tweeting that the U.S. military is “locked and loaded” to respond to North Korea. Senior writer for Newsweek Bill Powell joins CBSN to discuss.  

Video – North Korea hit with unprecedented economic sanctions – Fox News

Published on Aug 7, 2017 – North Korea hit with unprecedented economic sanctions.   Related articles ‘THIS HAS TO STOP’: UN slaps North Korea with $1B in sanctions over nukes – but US warns it’s not enough UN to vote on tougher North Korea sanctions

Video – Pyongyang says the entire United States is now in its striking range – Al Jazeera English

Published on Jul 29, 2017 – World powers condemn North Korea’s ballistic missile test. World powers are calling for stronger action to stop North Korea’s increasingly advanced missile programme after yet another test of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). Pyongyang says the entire United States is now in its striking range. This has prompted South […]

Video – 2 armed Chinese jets fly dangerously close to US spy plane – Fox News

Published on Jul 24, 2017 – 2 armed Chinese jets fly dangerously close to US spy plane. Crew of U.S. Navy surveillance plane forced to take evasive action.  

Video – China opens 1st military base abroad – RT America

    Published on Jul 12, 2017 China dispatched members of its armed forces, the People’s Liberation Army, to its first overseas military base. It is located on the Horn of Africa and will support anti-piracy, humanitarian relief and UN peacekeeping missions. RT America’s Manila Chan has the story.     Related articles China’s first […]

Video – U.S. and Russia announce cease-fire in Syria – CBS News

  Published on Jul 7, 2017 The U.S. and Russia announced a limited cease-fire in Syria after President Trump and President Putin’s meeting on Friday. But the crisis in that country isn’t the only thing the two leaders discussed. CBS News White House and senior foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Brennan joined CBSN to break down […]

Video – China: Flooding caused $4bn in damage in southern provinces – Al Jazeera English

Published on Jul 5, 2017 China: Flooding caused $4bn in damage in southern provinces Widespread flooding across southern China has left at least 56 dead and caused about $4bn worth of damage. Eleven days of heavy rain wiped out crops, damaged fish farms and forced the largest hydropower plant to slash capacity.  

Video – Hong Kong pro-democracy activists hold mock election – Al Jazeera English

Published on Mar 20, 2017 Hong Kong pro-democracy activists hold mock election Pro-democracy activists are holding a mock ballot to get people to “vote” for Hong Kong’s next chief executive. The real vote will be cast by a committee of pro-Beijing loyalists this Sunday. But addressing longstanding local grievances against China will continue to be […]

Video – China and US discuss North Korea tensions – Al Jazeera English

China and US discuss North Korea tensions – Al Jazeera English Published on Mar 18, 2017 China’s Foreign Minister has warned of a dangerous crossroads over North Korea. Wang Yi was speaking after what he called “candid and productive” talks with the new US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Tillerson said the US and China […]

China sails warships near disputed islands in East China Sea – Fox News

  China sails warships near disputed islands in East China Sea – Fox News   Published on Feb 6, 2017 Move comes days after Defense Secretary Mattis reaffirmed U.S.’s commitment to defend Japan, including Senkaku islands.