UN-supported GNA forces advance south of Tripoli

Forces allied with #Libya’s UN-supported Government of National Accord (GNA) announced Thursday they have regained control of all of #Tripoli’s entrance and exit points after taking back the airport. They claimed the siege by the rival Libyan Arab Armed Forces (LAAF), who’ve been trying to capture the capital for over a year, has effectively ended. … Read more UN-supported GNA forces advance south of Tripoli

Armed Forces veterans dealing with PTSD on the back of a horse | ABC News

Military veterans with mental health issues are getting help from an unlikely quarter. Remount is a volunteer organisation based in Browning, about an hour north of Canberra. It uses horses to break the cycle of post traumatic stress disorder. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on … Read more Armed Forces veterans dealing with PTSD on the back of a horse | ABC News

Memorial Day 2020: Trump Visits Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery

President Donald Trump participates in a Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery to commemorate Memorial Day, and honor those who have died while serving in the US Armed Forces on May 25, 2020 in Arlington, Virginia. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake … Read more Memorial Day 2020: Trump Visits Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery

China’s military to safeguard sovereignty, security, development interests Li Keqiang

The Chinese armed forces will safeguard the country’s sovereignty, security and development interests, Premier Li Keqiang said when delivering the government work report at the opening meeting of the third session of the 13th National People’s Congress in Beijing on Friday. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 … Read more China’s military to safeguard sovereignty, security, development interests Li Keqiang

Meet the six-year-old bringing joy to care home residents | ITV News

Noah Owen may only be six years old but he is already a lifeline to the elderly residents of one care home in East Sussex. The youngster used to visit weekly with his father, who works there, and spread some smiles among the residents. The lockdown means he can no longer go – But he … Read more Meet the six-year-old bringing joy to care home residents | ITV News

Malta: Migrants accuse authorities of blocking ships

Authorities on the Mediterranean island of Malta are being accused of violating international law. Footage has been released showing Maltese armed forces actively preventing a vessel with 101 people on board coming into port. Al Jazeera’s Sonia Gallego reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on … Read more Malta: Migrants accuse authorities of blocking ships

Chinese Terminology: NPC deputies & CPPCC members

NPC deputies, or “quan guo ren da dai biao,” are lawmakers and members of the highest organ of state power in China, the National People’s Congress, or NPC. NPC deputies are elected by people’s congresses in provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the central government. The armed forces select their own deputies. And deputies … Read more Chinese Terminology: NPC deputies & CPPCC members

Trump Signs the 2020 Armed Forces Day Proclamation

President Trump signs the 2020 Armed Forces Day proclamation on Friday, May 15 in the Oval Office. It designates the official flag of the U.S. Space Force, the first new U.S. military service in 72 years. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake … Read more Trump Signs the 2020 Armed Forces Day Proclamation

Prince Charles reads King George VI diary entry from VE Day

Prince Charles reads an extract from the diary of King George VI on VE Day. Today marks 75 years since VE Day as the United Kingdom remembers the end of war in Europe. VE Day is recognised every year with street parties, community gatherings, and acknowledgement from the Armed Forces. The coronavirus outbreak means that … Read more Prince Charles reads King George VI diary entry from VE Day

Spectacular flypast across UK commemorates 75th VE Day Anniversary

Today marks 75 years since VE Day as the United Kingdom remembers the end of war in Europe. VE Day is recognised every year with street parties, community gatherings, and acknowledgement from the Armed Forces. The most recent significant celebrations were in 2015, when the 70th anniversary of VE Day was marked with three days … Read more Spectacular flypast across UK commemorates 75th VE Day Anniversary

Armed Forces drop petals to honor ‘corona warriors’ in India

The Indian Armed Forces paid tribute to the thousands of health workers and police forces on the frontline against #coronavirus. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/rttv … Read more Armed Forces drop petals to honor ‘corona warriors’ in India

ISIL militants kill 10 military personnel in Iraq

Ten members of the Iraqi armed forces were killed in an attack by ISIL militant group. Security forces said the jihadists attacked members of Iraq’s People’s Mobilization Forces stationed outside a town about 180 kilometers north of Baghdad. It was the deadliest attack by the terrorist group in several months. #Iraq #ISIL Subscribe to us … Read more ISIL militants kill 10 military personnel in Iraq

Watch again: Chris Whitty says chances of coronavirus vaccine in next year are ‘incredibly small’

First Secretary Dominic Raab lead the government’s daily Covid-19 update where Professor Chris Whitty said the chances of a vaccine in the next calendar year are “incredibly small”. “There is a long path,” the chief medical officer said. Until then we will be using “social measures” to keep the transmission down, he added. Dominic Raab … Read more Watch again: Chris Whitty says chances of coronavirus vaccine in next year are ‘incredibly small’

Rio’s Christ the Redeemer lights up for COVID-19 caregivers

Rio de Janeiro’s Christ the Redeemer statue lit up in green on April 15, in tribute to the frontline military personnel battling COVID-19 around the world. Soldiers gathered at the base of the statue to honor armed forces working to keep law and order and to assist medics in treating coronavirus patients. Subscribe to us … Read more Rio’s Christ the Redeemer lights up for COVID-19 caregivers

Beijing rejects American accusations about secret tests

China has rejected accusations from the U.S. State Department that it has violated its international obligations by secretly testing nuclear weapons. At a press conference on April 16, a foreign ministry spokesman said Washington’s report was “made of thin air, totally unfounded and not worth refuting.” He added the international community should be wary of … Read more Beijing rejects American accusations about secret tests