Belmokhtar Wife Arrested in Libya

Thursday, November 24, 2016

ID card of Asma Kadousi

Cairo - (Pan-Orient News) Authorities in Eastern Libya have arrested a woman believed to be the wife of one of the world's most wanted terrorists, Mokhtar Belmokhtar, in the city of Drana as she had arrived to give birth.

The anti-terrorism department in Eastern Libya said the woman, Asma Kadousi, a Tunisian national, had informed the authorities that Belmokhtar is still alive and living in Southern Libya.

Sami al-Matrih, a spokesman for the anti-terrorism department told local media that ...

Mt. Fuji Live-Fire Drill

Monday, August 29, 2016

A tank belong to Japan Ground Self-Defense Force fires at a target during an annual live-fire exercise at the Higashi-Fuji training range at the foot of Mt. Fuji in Gotemba, Shizuoka Prefecture, on Aug. 28, 2016.

U.S. Flexes its Muscles in South China Sea

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

USS Ashland

Tokyo- (PanOrient News) U.S. Carrier Strike Group 5, including the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), is conducting "routine operations" in the South China Sea in what observers consider an indirect message to China who is reportidly trying to "turn it into a Chinese lake".

The group includes Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruisers USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) and USS Shiloh (CG 67); Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers from Destroyer Squadron (DESRON); ...