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U.N. nuclear watchdog: Iran likely added to Parchin military site since May -- Iran called the information "fabricated"



International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukiya Amano addresses a news conference after a board of governors meeting at the IAEA headquarters in Vienna, Austria, June 8, 2015. 716 more words

Russia Increases Support for Syrian Army through Satellite Imagery

Russia Increases Support for Syrian Army through Satellite Imagery

For the first time since the escalation of the armed conflict in Syria, the Russian Federation is providing the Syrian Army with the satellite imagery in order to promote the military cooperation between the two countries and to fulfill its promise to boost its support for the latter, FNA. 182 more words

The International Reporter

Typhoon Goni Nears Philippines and Taiwan; Japan and South Korea Future Targets

By Eric Leister – AccuWeather

Goni will remain north of Luzon; however, the large size of the storm will cause strong winds and torrential rain to impact the northern and northwestern parts of the island as well as the Babuyan Islands to the north of the main island of Luzon. 113 more words

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South China Sea land reclamation isn't just a geopolitical issue

My commentary piece in this week’s issue of Nature, “Land reclamation: Halt reef destruction in the South China Sea”, describes how China’s aggressive and ongoing land reclamation pursuits in the South China Sea have been highlighted as a pressing geopolitical problem, but they are also causing irreversible destruction of one of the world’s most sensitive and threatened ecosystems: coral reefs. 270 more words


DigitalGlobe Partners With Mapbox To Launch Its Maps API

DigitalGlobe, the publicly traded, high-res imagery service that owns its own fleet of satellites, has long been known as a purveyor of fine satellite imagery to governments and large companies like Google and Nokia. 559 more words


Typhoon Soudelor Bears Down on Taiwan; China Next Target

By Kristina Pydynowski – AccuWeather

Soudelor remains a powerful typhoon as it barrels toward Taiwan with destructive winds and life-threatening flooding rain. Eastern China will then become Soudelor’s final target. 141 more words

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