US, S Korea, Japan Conclude Ballistic Missile Defense Drills in Pacific
Washington, Seoul and Tokyo concluded joint Pacific Dragon (PD) ballistic missile defense military exercises in the Pacific region, the US Navy said in a statement.
// Jun. 29, 2016 - 14:55 GMT
Toyota Recalls 1.43Mln Hybrid Cars Worldwide Over Airbags Problem
Japanese car manufacturer Toyota is calling back 1.43 million hybrid Prius and Lexus CT200 cars globally over faulty airbags, Kyodo news agency reported Wednesday.
// Jun. 29, 2016 - 14:34 GMT
Italy, Netherlands Agree to Split UN Security Council Seat for 2017-18
Italy and the Netherlands reached an agreement on Tuesday to split the two-year term on the United Nations Security Council.
// Jun. 29, 2016 - 12:09 GMT
EU to Develop Friendly Relations With UK Depending on European Interests
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the European Union will develop friendly relations with the United Kingdom after Brexit depending on European interests.
// Jun. 29, 2016 - 11:05 GMT
LNG Exports to Europe Make Sense if East Coast Facilities Built - EIA
EIA administrator Adam Sieminski claims that US deliveries of liquefied natural gas to Europe are more logical move when the required facilities for it are built on the east coast of the United States.
// Jun. 29, 2016 - 10:10 GMT
All Sides, Especially UK Interested in Brexit - European Council Leader
European Council President Donald Tusk said that EU leaders recognize that UK's exit from the European Union is in all sides' interests and especially in London's interests.
// Jun. 29, 2016 - 10:08 GMT
US Air Force Is Dramatically Understaffed, Retiring Military Official
According to retiring Air Force Chief of Staff Mark Welsh, the US military branch needs nearly 40,000 to 60,000 more airmen to fulfill its programs. At least 30,000 are needed for the beleaguered F-35 Joint Strike fighter jet.
// Jun. 29, 2016 - 09:21 GMT
OPM Breach: Federal Government Upgrades Website After Major Hack
On Monday, the US Office of Personnel Management made updates to the site created in the wake of the security breach that occurred in 2015, providing those affected with the newest information regarding the incident.
// Jun. 29, 2016 - 09:18 GMT
Brexit May Have Impact on Oil Demand, But ‚ÄėNot Huge‚Äô
EIA administrator Adam Sieminski claims that the decision of the United Kingdom to exit the European Union, or Brexit, may affect the demand for oil, but the impact will likely not be significant.
// Jun. 29, 2016 - 09:03 GMT