Protesting Rio cops greet airport arrivals with 'Welcome to Hell' banners

Jul 5, 2016

Protesting Rio cops greet airport arrivals with 'Welcome to Hell' banners

Brazilian police protesting unpaid salaries and officers’ deaths shocked travelers arriving at Rio de Janeiro’s main airport Monday with banners reading “Welcome to Hell” a month before the Olympics. The protest by more than 100 emergency services workers, including firefighters, took place in the ...

Jun 10, 2016

MSDF emerges as option to help coast guard protect Senkakus

The first Chinese warship to cruise by waters near the Senkaku Islands has prompted Japan to look into the possibility of mobilizing the Self-Defense Forces for maritime police duties. Under Japan’s response protocol, if a Chinese warship enters Japanese territorial waters near the Japan-administered ...

Jun 3, 2016

Nothing harmful found aboard BA jet evacuated, searched at Newark

An unspecified threat to an arriving British Airways flight forced the evacuation of the plane at Newark Liberty Airport Thursday afternoon, but no suspicious items were found in the plane or in passengers’ luggage, officials said. The plane carrying 206 passengers and 13 crew ...