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Sunday, June 10th, 2018

 

Chinese Hackers Access U.S. Navy Data From Contractor

JUN 10, 2018 –Chinese government hackers breached a U.S. Navy contractor’s sensitive data related to warfare, officials said. Hackers acquired more than 600 gigabytes of data, including secret plans to develop a supersonic anti-ship missile to use on U.S. submarines by 2020, the Washington Post first reported. bmarine radio room information about cryptographic systems and a naval electronic warfare library. Officials speaking on condition of anonymity told the Post the breach took place in January and February targeted an unidentified contractor with the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, based in Newport,Read More


Trump Pulls Out of Joint G7 Statement, France Blasts ‘Incoherent’ Trump After Fiasco

JUN 10, 2018 — The G7 summit ended in farce and a renewed threat of global trade war as US President Donald Trump abruptly rejected the text of a consensus statement and bitterly insulted the Canadian host. Just minutes after a joint communique that had been approved by the leaders of the Group of Seven allies on Saturday was published in Canada’s summit host city Quebec, Trump launched a Twitter broadside from aboard Air Force One. The US leader left the meeting early en route for Singapore and a historicRead More


China-Led SCO Summit Kicks Off With Pak, India New Members, Iran’s Rouhani Attending

JUN 10, 2018 — The heads of eight member states – China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, India, and Pakistan – as well as those of four observer states- Afghanistan, Belarus, Iran, and Mongolia are participating in the 18th SCO summit in Qingdao on the coast of Yellow Sea. It is the first such summit since the organization’s expansion in June 2017 when India and Pakistan joined as full members. President Xi Jinping while welcoming the participants at a dinner Saturday evening said,“Qingdao is a famous international sailing capital. ItRead More


PML-Nawaz Policies Turned Balochistan Into ‘Pakhtunistan’: Former PM Jamali

“I haven’t joined PTI but have allowed my sons to shake hands with Imran” JUN 10, 2018 — Days after quitting Nawaz-led ruling party the PML, former prime minister and senior Baloch politician Zafarullah Khan Jamali has upped the ante against the deposed prime minister. Jamali has criticized Nawaz Sharif’s policies towards his resource-rich province, saying the PML-N-led government has turned Balochistan into ‘Pakhtunistan’ — an apparent pointer at Sharif’s alliances with Mahmood Khan Achakzai’s Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PKMAP) and Maulana Fazlur Rehman’s JUI-F party — both these parties’Read More