Pelosi Slams Trump for Not Reading Intel Briefings, Preserving Confederate Relics

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Trump should spend more time reading his daily briefings and less time planning military parades and preserving the relics of the Confederacy, regarding the Russian bounty plot. She made the remarks on Thursday, July 2, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: … Read more Pelosi Slams Trump for Not Reading Intel Briefings, Preserving Confederate Relics

Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (2 July 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. – Myanmar – Security Council – Libya – Yemen – Afghanistan – Kenya – Bangladesh – Uganda – E-waste – Food Price Index – Vesak – Personnel Appointment – Sustainable Development – Noon Guests on Monday MYANMAR The United Nations in Myanmar today expressed its deep … Read more Myanmar & other topics – Daily Briefing (2 July 2020)

Ethiopia: Military deployed after more than 80 killed in protests

Ethiopia’s military has been deployed to the capital Addis Ababa, on the second day of unrest triggered by the murder of a popular singer-activist. Haacaaluu Hundeessaa was a symbol for his Oromo ethnic group, and his songs were the soundtrack to the protests that propelled Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed into power. More than 80 people … Read more Ethiopia: Military deployed after more than 80 killed in protests

The federal government announces a new defence strategy | 7.30

Prime Minister Scott Morrison warned today that the post covid world would be “poorer, more dangerous, and more disorderly” and compared it to the global instability of the 1930s and 1940s. They were sober words to launch a much more aggressive military strategy for Australia, clearly reflecting concerns about China. For more from ABC News, … Read more The federal government announces a new defence strategy | 7.30

Fort Hood soldier’s family pleads for answers after disappearance | WNT

The family of Vanessa Guillen and their attorney believe that she was killed near Fort Hood and the Army revealed a military suspect in Guillen’s case killed himself early this morning. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/2NNYwbG WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS TONIGHT ON HULU: … Read more Fort Hood soldier’s family pleads for answers after disappearance | WNT

Trump Is ‘Confident’ Coronavirus Will Disappear, McEnany Says

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany talks to reporters during a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House July 01, 2020 in Washington, DC. This is the third day in a row that McEnany has briefed journalists following news reports of an alleged plot by a Russian military intelligence unit … Read more Trump Is ‘Confident’ Coronavirus Will Disappear, McEnany Says

‘Seattle Has Been Liberated:’ McEnany Hails Police Forcing Out CHOP Protesters

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany talks to reporters during a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House July 01, 2020 in Washington, DC. This is the third day in a row that McEnany has briefed journalists following news reports of an alleged plot by a Russian military intelligence unit … Read more ‘Seattle Has Been Liberated:’ McEnany Hails Police Forcing Out CHOP Protesters

Defense Department Unsure If U.S. Troops Were Killed in Russian Bounty Plot: McEnany

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany talks to reporters during a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House July 01, 2020 in Washington, DC. This is the third day in a row that McEnany has briefed journalists following news reports of an alleged plot by a Russian military intelligence unit … Read more Defense Department Unsure If U.S. Troops Were Killed in Russian Bounty Plot: McEnany

McEnany Addresses Why Trump Called Black Lives Matter a ‘Symbol of Hate’

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany talks to reporters during a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House July 01, 2020 in Washington, DC. This is the third day in a row that McEnany has briefed journalists following news reports of an alleged plot by a Russian military intelligence unit … Read more McEnany Addresses Why Trump Called Black Lives Matter a ‘Symbol of Hate’

Pence Says He “Was Never Briefed” on Russian-Afghan Bounty Matter

“No I was never briefed about that matter, and I’m not going to discuss classified materials.” Vice President Mike Pence said he “couldn’t be more proud” of Trump’s handling of military affairs, amid reports Russia offered Afghan militants bounties to kill U.S. troops Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on … Read more Pence Says He “Was Never Briefed” on Russian-Afghan Bounty Matter

Financing for Development & other topics – Daily Briefing (01 July 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Financing for Development – Libya – Yemen – Syria – Central African Republic – South Sudan – Kazakhstan – Brazil – UNHCR – UNESCO – Gabon – Briefings FINANCING FOR DEVELOPMENT  This morning, the Secretary-General spoke at the first of a series of virtual … Read more Financing for Development & other topics – Daily Briefing (01 July 2020)

How the pandemic has revealed China’s vulnerabilities | The World

Amidst the global pandemic, China has ratcheted up its rhetoric against Australia, enacted Hong Kong’s new national security bill, and begun a military build up on its border with India. But Bonnie Glaser – the director of the China Power Project at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies in Washington – tells The World … Read more How the pandemic has revealed China’s vulnerabilities | The World

An Army Dad Who Feels Like “A Stranger” To His Son Seeks Help | The Oprah Winfrey Show | OWN

Jason is in the Army National Guard and, like many military families, his wife, Ronnie, and their seven-year-old son, Elijah, struggle with him being gone for long periods of time. Jason admits that he is so disconnected from his son, that he often feels like a stranger in his own home and it terrifies him. … Read more An Army Dad Who Feels Like “A Stranger” To His Son Seeks Help | The Oprah Winfrey Show | OWN

Australia to build larger, more aggressive military to prepare for post-pandemic disorder | ABC News

Prime Minister Scott Morrison commits to spending $270 billion over the next decade on Australia’s defence capabilities, while warning Australia needs to prepare for a post-COVID world that is “poorer, more dangerous and more disorderly”. Read more here: https://ab.co/2YOdMM0 For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on … Read more Australia to build larger, more aggressive military to prepare for post-pandemic disorder | ABC News

Trump Still Not Briefed on ‘Unverified’ Russian Bounty Intelligence: McEnany

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany continued her pointed criticism of The New York Times’ reporting that the Trump Administration failed to organize a response to an alleged plot by a Russian military intelligence unit to pay bounties to Taliban-linked militants to kill U.S. and coalition troops in Afghanistan. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm … Read more Trump Still Not Briefed on ‘Unverified’ Russian Bounty Intelligence: McEnany