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StarLink: Russia plays indirect that will knock down satellites

THE Russia prepares to escalate its “special military operation” in Ukraine to the de facto state of war, and it seems, nothing is free from becoming a target. This includes satellites StarLinkthe low-orbit (LEO) satellite internet service of SpaceXone of Elon Musk’s companies. The Russian delegation to the UN General …

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China criticizes Biden’s talk of support for Taiwan

China on Monday called US President Joe Biden’s comments that the United States would defend Taiwan in the event of a Chinese attack a “grave violation” of diplomatic commitments made by Washington. For its part, Taiwan’s Foreign Ministry expressed “sincere gratitude” for the Democrat’s support. In an interview with US …

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Johnny Depp and Amber Heard Trial Coming to Film

Photo: Publicity / Court TV / Modern Popcorn The infamous libel trial between ex-couple Johnny Depp (“Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald”) and Amber Heard (“Aquaman”) is being turned into a telefilm. Titled “Hot Take: The Depp/Heard Trial”, the production is being developed for the American platform Tubi, the Fox …

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Ukraine downed 55 Russian fighter jets, says US general

The general estimated that Ukraine retains around 80 percent of its air force seven months after the war. Ukrainian air defenses have shot down at least 55 Russian fighter jets since the start of the war in late February, a US general said on Monday, saying the huge losses are …

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