Aerospace & Defense
Aerospace & Defense · June 17, 2021 · 6:01 PM UTCAfter EU, Britain and U.S. reach truce in aircraft trade dispute
Britain and the United States agreed on Thursday to resolve a long-running trade dispute over aid for planemakers Airbus and Boeing and focus on tackling Chinese subsidies, echoing a five-year tariff truce announced by Washington and Brussels.
Middle EastSaudi air defences intercept drone launched by Yemen's Houthis - Al Arabiya TV
Saudi Arabia's air defences intercepted a drone launched by Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group on Thursday toward Khamis Mushait, home to the main Saudi air base in the border region, Saudi state TV reported.
ChinaFactbox: China launches seventh crewed space mission since 2003
China sent three astronauts into low-Earth orbit on Thursday as part of an ambitious plan to build a space station by the end of next year.
Asia PacificOFFICIAL S.Korea provides $900,000 for U.N. Myanmar aid
South Korea has provided $900,000 to a U.N.-led humanitarian aid initiative for Myanmar, U.N. data showed on Thursday.