Australia’s Deputy Prime Minister arrived in the United States on Wednesday as a part of a 10-day trip to London and Washington DC. Mr Joyce tested positive after reaching Washington DC from London, however, his travelling companions have so far tested negative.
Emmanuel Macron was left humiliated by the surprise announcement of the AUKUS pact between Australia, the UK and the US this week. The pact scuppered a multi-billion-pound Australian order for French submarines and prompted claims of “betrayal” and “treason” among French politicians.
A volcano erupted on the Spanish Canary Island of La Palma on Sunday, sending fountains of lava and a plume of smoke and ash into the air from the Cumbre Vieja national park in the south of the island. Authorities have already
The Argentinian Government has planned to spend £483million on 12 PAC JF-17A Block III fighters from Pakistan. The jets were jointly developed by the Pakistan Aeronautical Complex and the Chengdu Aircraft Corporation of China. According to Open Source Intelligence account @PSFAERO, Argentina has
La Palma volcano has erupted, sparking panic across the Canary Islands. Terrifying footage from TV Canaria shows a huge plume of black smoke billowing into the sky. Another clip online shows red magma exploding out of the volcano. It is understood to be
The tightening grip of Chinese-state power comes as President Xi Jinping continues his full takeover of Hong Kong’s democracy as China pulls the country further under its influence. It comes as pro-democracy candidates are virtually absent from the first election since China took
When Germany heads to the polls on September 26, Angela Merkel will end her 16 year run in power. The German public now face a choice, between sticking with the party she led for so long – the same one that has
Angela Merkel’s replacement to lead the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), Armin Laschet, is hoping to take over where Ms Merkel left off, and carry on the CDU’s long history of power in Germany. But a series of gaffes during the campaign has
“It shows our readiness to be hard-headed in defending our interests and challenging unfair practices and malign acts. It also shows our commitment to security and stability in the Indo-Pacific region.” The partnership is widely considered to be a tripartite effort to
The new defence pact will see the UK, America and Australia share military and scientific resources. And Australia will be given the technology to build nuclear-powered submarines. However, Canberra has now cancelled a £47billion contract with France to build 12 diesel electric