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Asia

Violent Clashes Break Out Across Israel Amid IDF-Hamas Rocket Exchanges

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared a state of emergency in Lod on Tuesday night, as Arab and Jewish communities took to the streets following an aggressive exchange of rockets between Israeli forces and Palestinian militants on Monday. A number of violent clashes have broken out across Israel, with the Israeli city of Lod undergoing […]Read More

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Homemade Rockets ‘Narrowly Miss’ Military Plane

BANGKOK — A military commander has instructed residents in rural Thailand to seek permission before launching homemade rockets after a military airplane was reportedly almost hit by three rockets yesterday. Air Vice Marshal Mana Prasopsri, director of the Royal Thai Air Force’s civil aviation department, said two pilots from 461 Air Squadron were flying a […]Read More

Asia

North Korea successfully launches long range rocket

North Korea has successfully launched a long range rocket. The launch occurred at 9:51 a.m. local time according to South Korea’s Yonhap news agency, two days after the country said it might delay the launch till as late as December 29 to repair a “technical deficiency” in the rocket. “The rocket stages fell on areas […]Read More

Isan

Missing weapons may be sold in black market by insiders

Hundreds of weapons, including rocket-propelled grenades and launchers, missing from several Border Patrol Police units may have been sold by insiders. “We believe some officials are involved in corruption,” Sakda Techakriangkrai, deputy commissioner of Provincial Police Region 4, said Tuesday. Read more: The NationRead More

Asia

Seoul likely to set new date for space rocket launch

SEOUL, Oct 29 (Yonhap) – South Korea will likely set a new date for the launch of its first space rocket Monday after a Russian-made defective part of the rocket made it impossible to send off the rocket last week, officials said. The Launch Preparation Committee was to be convened at 11 a.m. to decide […]Read More

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Airlines modify flight routes amid North Korea rocket launch plans

Approximately twenty flight routes for various airlines are to be modified to avoid the path of a rocket scheduled to be launched from North Korea later this month, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines said yesterday. Amongst the affected companies are Delta Air Lines, Garuda Indonesia, Japan Airlines, Korean Airlines, Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines […]Read More