Japanese newest Li-Ion battery-equipped submarine arrives at homeport

Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force announced on April 8 that its new Soryu-class submarine, JS OURYU (SS-511), arrived at homeport Kure, Hiroshima prefecture. OURYU is the newest Japanese submarine, as well as …

EU Finance Deal Fails; U.K. Premier Remains in ICU: Virus Update

(Bloomberg) — European Union finance ministers failed to agree on a recovery plan for the bloc after 16 hours of talks, driving the euro and Italian bonds lower. U.K. Prime Minister …

Stay home, obey state of emergency: Shinzo Abe

TOKYO: Japan‘s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe repeated his request to the people to stay home and cooperate Wednesday, the day after he declared a month-long state of emergency to Tokyo and …

Japanese newest Li-Ion battery-equipped submarine arrives at homeport

Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force announced on April 8 that its new Soryu-class submarine, JS OURYU (SS-511), arrived at homeport Kure, Hiroshima prefecture. OURYU is the newest Japanese submarine, as well as …

EU Finance Deal Fails; U.K. Premier Remains in ICU: Virus Update

(Bloomberg) — European Union finance ministers failed to agree on a recovery plan for the bloc after 16 hours of talks, driving the euro and Italian bonds lower. U.K. Prime Minister …

Stay home, obey state of emergency: Shinzo Abe

TOKYO: Japan‘s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe repeated his request to the people to stay home and cooperate Wednesday, the day after he declared a month-long state of emergency to Tokyo and …

USS Carl Vinson leaves dry dock following more than a year of overhaul work

Nimitz-class nuclear aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) was returned to the water April 6, nearly year after entering the dry dock at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard. The U.S. Navy …

German Institutes See Economy Shrinking Nearly 10% This Quarter

(Bloomberg) — Germany’s economy will likely shrink this quarter at more than twice the pace recorded at the height of the financial crisis, according to the country’s leading research institutes. Output …

U.S. Air Force’s new combat search and rescue helicopter completes extreme trials

An HH-60W Jolly Green II, the Air Force’s new combat search and rescue helicopter, completed a month-long trial of extremes inside the McKinley Climatic Lab April 2. The Sikorsky test aircraft …

U.S. Army field artillery brigade print protective masks, fight COVID-19

U.S. Army 17th Field Artillery ‘Thunderbolt’ Brigade Soldiers assigned to 308th Brigade Support Battalion joined the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic at Joint Base Lewis McChord, Washington, on April 1, 2020, …

UK leader Boris Johnson spends a second night in intensive care with coronavirus – CNBC

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks and takes questions during a press conference in Downing Street regarding the coronavirus outbreak, on March 9, 2020. in London, England. Alberto Pezzali – WPA …

Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier receives $167M for new anti-ship missiles

Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier Lockheed Martin Corp, has won a contract valued at as much as $167 million to build a batch of 48 long-range anti-surface cruise missiles (LRASM) and tooling …

Nigeria visa firm owned by man on fraud charges

Nigerian visa More The owner of the Nigerian government-appointed company which produces visas for people wishing to travel to Nigeria from around the world is facing charges of fraud and money …