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South Korea summons Russian officials over airspace violation

Muslim Times(Web Desk) – South Korea has summoned Russian embassy officials over violation of its air defense territory and expressed regrets about the incursion. South Korea’s defense ministry summoned on Saturday Andrey Falileev, Russian military envoy to Seoul, to protest the unauthorized entry of two Russian military aircraft into the ...

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Heavy rains, floods wreak havoc in China

(Reuters) – Heavy rains and thunderstorms are wreaking havoc across China, with floods forcing thousands of residents to evacuate and destroying bridges, blocking roads and railways, state media reported on Saturday. State television said 241 rivers in 24 provinces had flooded in the last few days, causing direct economic losses ...

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China to send strategic bombers for military drills in Russia

Muslim Times(Web Desk) – The Chinese air force will reportedly dispatch strategic bombers, fighter jets and transport aircraft to participate in international drills in Russia later this month. A spokesman from the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force China said in a report published in the South China Morning Post ...

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15 dead in monsoon floods, landslides in India

NEW DELHI (AFP) – At least 15 people died in floods and landslides in India on Wednesday, officials said, pushing the death toll from the annual monsoon rains pounding the country closer to 200. Landslides swept at least nine people to their deaths in Manipur in India s remote and ...

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British lawyer for Bangladesh’s Zia refused entry to India

NEW DELHI (AFP) – A British lawyer assisting Bangladesh’s opposition leader in her fight against corruption charges has been refused entry to India where he was scheduled to give a press conference about the case. India’s foreign ministry said Lord Alexander Carlile, a former MP and international lawyer, was denied ...

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Thailand: Remaining four boys, coach rescued from cave

Muslim Times(Web Desk) -The last of the Thai fooball team, 4 boys and their coach, were rescued from the Tham Luang cave in northern Thailand’s Chiang Rai province on Tuesday, after being trapped for more than two weeks. Footage shows emergency workers and police forces in the area, and the ...

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Iran first VP vows strong resistance against US economic war

Muslim Times(Web Desk) – Iranian First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri says the upcoming US move to re-impose sanctions on Iran will create “difficult conditions” for the country but the Islamic Republic will forcefully resist against the United States’ economic war. “Given the enemy’s economic war, we will face new and ...

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