Frances Martel

Frances Martel

Democrats Skip Foreign Policy, National Security at Nevada Debate

Neither the moderators nor the candidates at Wednesday’s Democrat Party debate took the time to discuss national security or foreign policy issues in-depth, instead spending significant portions of the broadcast discussing former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s history of racist and sexist comments.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - FEBRUARY 19: Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) (C) makes a point as Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and former Vice President Joe Biden (R) raise their hands during the Democratic presidential primary debate at Paris Las Vegas on February 19, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. …

Venezuela’s Maduro Announces Permanent War Games Against Trump

Socialist Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro announced late Monday that he would order “surprise” war games to plan for attacks against the United States on a “permanent” basis following the conclusion of the latest exercises.

A member of the National Guard takes part in military exercises for the 'Bolivarian Shield 2020 Operation' at Metropolitan distributor in Caracas, on February 15, 2020. - The Venezuelan Armed Forces fulfilled Saturday, the first of two days of military exercises in preparation of alleged aggression plans from the United …

Coronavirus Reaches Africa: First Patient Identified in Egypt

Egypt has confirmed the first case of novel Chinese coronavirus in Africa, the South China Morning Post reported on Sunday, alarming experts who fear the continent’s healthcare systems are too fragile to combat another epidemic.

Egyptian Quarantine Authority employees scan body temperature for an incoming traveller at Cairo International Airport on February 1, 2020, amidst efforts to detect possible cases of SARS-like "Wuhan coronavirus" (novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV). (Photo by - / AFP) (Photo by -/AFP via Getty Images)

Hezbollah Leader Wishes He Would Have Died Instead of Soleimani

Hassan Nasrallah, the head of the Iran-backed Shiite terrorist organization Hezbollah, lamented on Iranian television on Thursday that he could not trade his life for that of Major General Qasem Soleimani, eliminated in a U.S. airstrike in January.

The head of Lebanon's militant Shiite Muslim movement Hezbollah, Hassan Nasrallah speaks in a rare public appearance addressing thousands of his supporters ahead of the Shiite Ashura commemorations on November 3, 2014 the Lebanese capital's southern suburbs. Nasrallah had not been seen in public since July, when he attended a …

Poll: Majority of Venezuelans Trust Neither Maduro nor Guaidó

A survey published this week by the Venezuelan polling firm Meganálisis found that the majority of Venezuelans want dictator Nicolás Maduro to leave power, but also have no trust in President Juan Guaidó to save the country from the socialism-driven humanitarian crisis it is now in.

A woman casts her vote during the presidential election at a polling station in Caracas on May 20, 2018. - Venezuelans headed to the polls early Sunday to vote in the general elections as incumbent president Nicolas Maduro is seeking a second term in power. (Photo by Federico PARRA / …

U.N. Report: North Korea Never Stopped Nuclear Program

An alleged United Nations report unearthed by Reuters on Monday concluded that at no time in 2019 did the communist regime in North Korea stop its nuclear weapons program, raising questions as to why allies Russia and China insisted the U.S. support relieving Pyongyang of those sanctions as a reward for halting nuclear development.

A man watches a television news programme showing file footage of North Korea's missile test, at a railway station in Seoul on January 1, 2020. - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has declared an end to its moratoriums on nuclear and intercontinental ballistic missile tests and threatened a demonstration …

Cuban State Media Suggests Coronavirus Is U.S. ‘Bioterrorism’

Granma, the official state newspaper of the Communist Party of Cuba, floated “hypothesis” in a column published last week that the ongoing coronavirus outbreak in China is the result of American “biological terrorism” intended to hurt the Chinese economy.