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Julian Assange

US charged Assange with another 17 counts

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US authorities brought new accusations to the founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, in 17 episodes of violation of the law on espionage, Dow Jones reported. According to the US...
US base in Bagram

Afghanistan: rocket attacks against the US base in Bagram

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The US base in Bagram, Afghanistan was attacked by the Taliban rocket. In Afghanistan, security officials in the province of Parwan confirmed that the largest US base in Bagram,...
China

US: China will retaliate militarily

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Two American ships crossed the Taiwan Strait on Thursday, May 23, before entering the disputed waters of the South China Sea, angering Beijing's economic giant and rival Washington. "Taiwan...
US warships

Taiwan: the US provokes China

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- At a time when the torch is burning more and more between Washington and Beijing over a variety of issues, including the support of the White House in...
US Iran

Will US losses from confrontation with Iran?

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Military expert Konstantin Sivkov, vice-president of the Russian Academy of Missiles and Artillery Sciences, said the Iranian air force is capable of neutralizing air strikes from 300 to...
US

Iran imposes its law on US ships

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The deputy commander-in-chief of the Guards Corps of the Islamic Revolution, Brigadier General Ali Fadavi, confirms this: US ships are under strict control of the IRGC each time...
US Navy

US military equipment in the Indian Ocean is only there to impress

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The commander of the naval force of the Iranian army recalled that his soldiers were not the type to be impressed by the demonstrations of force of the...
Huaweivideo

Huawei ban in US delayed for three months

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) Washington issues a three-month reprieve to its ban on US companies doing business with Chinese tech giant Huawei. Also, Mexico starts collecting tax on Uber, and major energy firms push...
Yemenvideo

War in Yemen: UK, US and France are not putting enough pressure on Saudi...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) Radhya Al-Mutawakel is chairperson of the organisation Mwatana for Human Rights. She believes the UK, US and France are prolonging the war in Yemen - which they say they want...
US Chinavideo

Trade war casualties: US businesses in China face retaliation

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) US companies doing business in China say they face increasing retaliatory non-tariff barriers as the trade war between the two countries drags on. Also, Huawei launches a new phone despite...
USvideo

IN THE VIDEO: ‘Violent tornado’ in central Missouri

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) A "violent tornado" touched down in Jefferson City, Missouri, causing heavy damage Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. Jefferson City Police Lt. David Williams said there have been multiple...
Pentagonvideo

Pentagon weighing request to send 5,000 troops to Middle East

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) Lt. Gen. Jerry Boykin (Ret.) discusses the standoff between the U.S. and Iran. https://youtu.be/70CRF7LCAv4 --- This video is provided by FOX Business Network. - edited and published by VOP staff in our newsroom. Our...
US Navy

US Navy commander in court for war crimes in Iraq

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A US Navy Special Forces platoon commander returns to a military court in San Diego on Wednesday for war crimes in Iraq. The hearing will focus on accusing his...
Huawei

Special Report: Huawei’s shackling – Scenes of US war on the Chinese giant

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- In early 2018, a team of hackers working for the Australian government worked on a digital destructive exercise in a cluster of low-rise buildings in the Australian capital. Officials...
S-400

Kremlin denounces alleged US warning to Turkey over S-400 systems

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Kremlin on Wednesday denounced an alleged US warning to Turkey to force it to cancel a deal to buy Russian S-400 systems and buy US equipment instead...
USS Abraham Lincoln

Special Report: Iran’s influence puts US forces and allies in the crossfire

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Threats of war between the United States and Iran have highlighted places where their troops, proxies and allies may clash. Iran supports armed factions in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan,...
Donald Trump

Trump warns Iran against war in the Middle East

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US President Donald Trump issued a fresh warning to Tehran on Sunday and said on Twitter that any war would be Iran's "official end," while Saudi Arabia made...
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Rocket hit near the US embassy in Baghdad

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A rocket fired at the heavily fortified Green Zone in Baghdad, home to government buildings and foreign embassies, fell on Sunday night and fell near the US embassy...
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Palestinians will boycott the economic conference held by US

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Palestinian officials will not attend a US conference in Bahrain next month, which the administration of President Donald Trump calls a preliminary revelation of its peace plan between...
US warships

Beijing condemns the sailing of US warship near disputed islands in the South China...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- China condemned on Monday the sailing of an American warship near disputed islands in the South China Sea as a violation of its sovereignty amid rising tension between...