Britain's National Security Council is set to meet later in the day to discuss the future of Huawei in the United Kingdom. The UK is expected to ban the tech giant from its 5G telecom networks.
On Monday, a US Air Force General Dynamics F-16C Viper 4th generation multi-role fighter slammed into the ground while attempting to land at Holloman Air Force Base outside Alamogordo, New Mexico during a routine training mission. The incident is at least the seventh involving a US fighter jet in less than two months’ time.
In December 2019, three Russian servicemen were also injured in a blast from an improvised explosive device during a routine patrol in Syria. Russian and Turkish forces are currently carrying out joint patrols along a key highway in the restive Syrian proince of Idlib.
The USS Bonhomme Richard, which is docked at Naval Base San Diego, caught fire on Sunday; the battle to eliminate the blaze has continued aboard the warship for almost 40 hours now. The cause of the conflagration remains unknown.
Wearing a mask in a public place is on the list of recommendations for protection against the coronavirus issued by the WHO. However, this simple task proved to be challenging for Australia's Health Minister. To make things worse, his struggle with the mask occurred just as he was explaining to the public how to put one on.
Pirates of the Caribbean star Johnny Depp is currently suing British newspaper The Sun over a 2018 article referring to him as a “wife-beater” following the claims of his ex-wife Amber Heard. For the second week in a row, the UK’s High Court has been hearing a slew of provocative details about the couple’s one-year marriage.
The World Health Organisation declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic on 11 March. The biggest number of cases so far have been registered in the United States, Brazil and India.
The timing for the launch of unmanned spacecraft to the Red planet is linked to the opening of a one-month window, when Mars and Earth are in alignment on the same side of the sun so as to minimise both travel time and fuel required.