Pacific Zircon was "hit by a projectile approximately 150 miles off the coast of Oman," says shipping firm that operates the vessel, owned by Israeli billionaire Idan Ofer and bound for Buenos Aires.
President Biden will tell his Chinese counterpart Xi that Pyongyang's missile and nuclear build-up will prompt "enhanced American military” in the region, says National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan.
Moscow-Tehran drone deal is "potentially sanctionable under numerous authorities," says Washington, emphasising the Iranian UAVs were used to target American forces and allies in the Middle East.
Tehran is prepared to deliver several hundred unmanned UAVs as well as armed drones to Moscow to strengthen its assault on Ukraine and will train Russian forces as soon as this month, US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan says.
No progress possible on Nordic NATO bids until Finland, Sweden meet Ankara's security demands, Türkiye’s Presidential Spokesperson Ibrahim Kalin reiterates.
The United States is looking to strengthen its economic partnership with Taiwan "on a bilateral basis", White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan said.
A top advisor to US President Joe Biden says Washington will help address Türkiye's objections to Finland and Sweden's membership bids, after Ankara criticised the countries for supporting terror groups.
"We will not stand by and allow any country to compensate Russia for its losses from the economic sanctions," says US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan.
The announcement came after the US issued a public warning for all American citizens in Ukraine to leave the country as soon as possible, adding Russia could invade Ukraine any day now.
Top Turkish and US officials spoke about resolving the Ukraine crisis with diplomacy, ahead of a visit by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to Kiev.
Sudan's deposed PM Abdalla Hamdok and his wife were allowed to return home, a day after they were detained when the military seized power in a coup, according to a statement issued by his office.
A small group of special US forces and a unknown number of marines have been working with Taiwanese troops for at least a year, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal.
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