Category Archives: World News

White House Denies Report That Biden Froze Military Aid To Ukraine

Authored by Dave DeCamp via, On Friday, the White House denied a Politico report that said the Biden administration temporarily paused a $100 million in additional military assistance for Ukraine. White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said the idea that the US halted the aid

Shenzhen Airport Cancels Hundreds Of Flights Amid New COVID Cases

The southern coastal province of Guangdong appears to be the epicenter of new coronavirus cases as Shenzhen airport has canceled hundreds of flights and tightened entry controls.  Shenzhen health officials said a restaurant employee at Shenzhen Baoan International Airport had

President of a Pro-Beijing Group in Taiwan Dies of CCP Virus

Zhou Qingjun (L) and Zhang Xiuye (R) assaulted Falun Gong practitioners outside Taipei 101 plaza in 2017, in Taipei, Taiwan.(Ke-Ren/The Epoch Times)

The Long History Of Money

Authored by Tuomas Malinen via, We are approaching a critical turning point in the history of financial systems. Since the Great Financial Crisis, central banks have exerted control over the financial markets through their QE-programs and plan to extend

Florida Braces For Another Saharan Dust Storm 

Ten days ago, NASA's satellite spotted a massive dust storm blowing off the Sahara Desert and into the waters of the Atlantic Basin. At the time, we forecasted dust clouds were "headed for the Americas."  Fast forward today, millions of tons of

Hyperbitcoinization: By Choice Or By Force?

Authored b J.P.Koning via The American Institute for Economic Research, On June 5th, El Salvador became the first country in the world to require its citizens to use bitcoin. President Nayib Bukele made the announcement at a major bitcoin event

Tropical Storm Claudette Makes Landfall, Drenches Gulf Coast 

The latest from the National Hurricane Center (NHC) is that Tropical Storm Claudette is "inland over southeastern Lousiana. Heavy rains and tropical-storm-force winds continue along portions of the northern Gulf coast."  Around 0500 ET, Tropical Storm Claudette formed southwest of New Orleans.

Macron Says European Defense Autonomy and NATO Membership Are Compatible

French President Emmanuel Macron gestures during a joint press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel ahead of talks at the Chancellery in Berlin on June…

Depleted Gas Stocks Force Europe To Use More Coal

Authored by Tsvetana Paraskova via, With power demand recovering from the pandemic, European utilities are using more coal as natural gas inventories are unusually low for this time of the year due to a cold snap in late winter

Europe's Vaccine Rollout Just Suffered Its Second Major Setback Of The Week

Europe's vaccine rollout has just suffered its second major loss of the week after a court in Brussels ruled that AstraZeneca will only need to deliver a fraction of the jabs that it promised the EU, at a slower pace