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Manila Bulletin
U.S. touts ‘Batman’ destroyer as Obama courts Asean leaders U.S. officials are looking to superheroes in their quest to preserve Asia’s p
U.S. touts ‘Batman’ destroyer as Obama courts Asean leaders
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 hours ago
U.S. officials are looking to superheroes in their quest to preserve Asia’s postwar security order in the face of an increasingly assertive China. “If Batman had a ship, this’d be it,”... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
U.S. Touts ‘Batman’ Destroyer as Obama Courts Asean Leaders (1) U.S. officials are looking to superheroes in their quest to preserve Asia’s p
U.S. Touts ‘Batman’ Destroyer as Obama Courts Asean Leaders (1)
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 hours ago
U.S. officials are looking to superheroes in their quest to preserve Asia’s postwar security order in the face of an increasingly assertive China. “If Batman had a ship, this’d be it,”... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brother of ex-Chinese official sharing golf secrets in US, not state secrets - attorneyLOS ANGELES: Breaking a long silence, a politically connected Chinese businessm
Brother of ex-Chinese official sharing golf secrets in US, not state secrets - attorney
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 hours ago
LOS ANGELES: Breaking a long silence, a politically connected Chinese businessman living in the United States has denied through his attorney that he handed over Chinese state secrets, including launch codes for nuclear weapons, to U.S.... Read more
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The Star
Brother of ex-Chinese official sharing golf secrets in U.S., not state secrets - attorneyLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Breaking a long silence, a politically connected Chines
Brother of ex-Chinese official sharing golf secrets in U.S., not state secrets - attorney
The Star / Posted 19 hours ago
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Breaking a long silence, a politically connected Chinese businessman living in the United States has denied through his attorney that he handed over Chinese state secrets, including launch codes for nuclear weapons, to U.S.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pat Utomi At 60 - Celebration of Service, ExcellenceSometimes, it is a daunting task to present a tribute to a man who has covered
Pat Utomi At 60 - Celebration of Service, Excellence
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Sometimes, it is a daunting task to present a tribute to a man who has covered extensive areas of human endeavour, spanning several decades; difficult because he has provided service in the most honest and dedicated manner, in an environment filled... Read more
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Roll Call
On Defense, Obama Punts to His Successor President Barack Obama sent Congress on Tuesday a defense budget request that
On Defense, Obama Punts to His Successor
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
President Barack Obama sent Congress on Tuesday a defense budget request that reflects his lame-duck status. With a few exceptions, the fiscal 2017 Pentagon budget would put off to the next administration... Read more
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Air Force Times
Pentagon signals end to cuts for military pay and benefitsMilitary troops and their families can breathe a sigh of relief. Mostly absent
Pentagon signals end to cuts for military pay and benefits
Air Force Times / Posted yesterday
Military troops and their families can breathe a sigh of relief. Mostly absent from the Pentagon’s new budget request released Tuesday were the aggressive cuts to military pay and benefits and across-the-board force reductions that were central to... Read more
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The Hill
Senate to sanction North Korea in rebuke of Obama policyThe Senate is set to sanction North Korea on Wednesday, using legislation suppo
Senate to sanction North Korea in rebuke of Obama policy
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
The Senate is set to sanction North Korea on Wednesday, using legislation supporters say counteracts Obama's failure to hit back at the unpredictable regime. The legislation comes amid a new round of belligerent behavior from Pyongyang that has... Read more
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Air Force Times
Proposed Defense Budget Hike Wins Some Deficit HawksWASHINGTON — Just as the Pentagon is set to unveil its budget proposal, House A
Proposed Defense Budget Hike Wins Some Deficit Hawks
Air Force Times / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON — Just as the Pentagon is set to unveil its budget proposal, House Armed Services Chairman Mac Thornberry is urging congressional budget writers to add as much as $23 billion to the expected request for a $525 billion base budget and a $59... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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My EastText
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
My EastText / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
What you should know about the USS New HampshireWASHINGTON (CNN) -- A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, l
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KSPR Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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KECI Missoula
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire | Politics - Home Students lobbied to name a new Navy submarine after their s
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
| Politics - Home Students lobbied to name a new Navy submarine after their state Specialist 1st Class Jason J. Perry/U.S. Navy via CNN A dozen years... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
What you should know about the USS New HampshireA dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-wri
What you should know about the USS New Hampshire
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 3 days ago
A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state. Today, as the residents of New Hampshire prepare to go to the polls Tuesday, the state's naval namesake sits... Read more
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Calgary Sun
N. Korea may be readying long-range missile launchSEOUL - North Korea may be preparing to launch a long-range missile as soon as
N. Korea may be readying long-range missile launch
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
SEOUL - North Korea may be preparing to launch a long-range missile as soon as within a week, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported early on Thursday, citing an unnamed Japanese government official. The official cited signs of possible preparations for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Now Comes the Hard Part: Five Priorities in the Continuing Fight Against Boko HaramBoko Haram militants launched a brutal assault on three villages just outside o
Now Comes the Hard Part: Five Priorities in the Continuing Fight Against Boko Haram
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Boko Haram militants launched a brutal assault on three villages just outside of the Borno State capital of Maiduguri on Saturday, fire-bombing houses, detonating improvised explosives and suicide vests, and leaving an estimated 85 to 100 people... Read more
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TribLIVE
United Nations slams satellite launch by North Korea | TribLIVE Neighborhoods The United Nations on Sunday condemned North Kore
United Nations slams satellite launch by North Korea
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods The United Nations on Sunday condemned North Korea's satellite launch as a “dangerous and serious” violation of... Read more
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The North West Star
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in USAnother member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Aus
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in US
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security position to a Washington think tank. Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in USAnother member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Aus
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in US
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security position to a Washington think tank. Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in USAnother member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Aus
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in US
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security position to a Washington think tank. Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security... Read more
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The Courier
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in USAnother member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Aus
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in US
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security position to a Washington think tank. Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in USAnother member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Aus
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in US
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security position to a Washington think tank. Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security... Read more
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The Young Witness
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in USAnother member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Aus
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in US
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security position to a Washington think tank. Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security... Read more
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Western Advocate
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in USAnother member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Aus
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in US
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security position to a Washington think tank. Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in USAnother member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Aus
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in US
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security position to a Washington think tank. Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security... Read more
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Manning River Times
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in USAnother member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Aus
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in US
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security position to a Washington think tank. Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in USAnother member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Aus
Andrew Shearer becomes third Tony Abbott loyalist in a fortnight to speak in US
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security position to a Washington think tank. Another member of Tony Abbott's inner sanctum is set to deliver a speech on Australia's national security... Read more
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Business Insider
North Korea has fired a long-range rocketNorth Korea said its latest rocket launch carried a satellite. The rogue natio
North Korea has fired a long-range rocket
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
North Korea said its latest rocket launch carried a satellite. The rogue nation maintains it has a sovereign right to pursue a space program; however, US officials claim the launch could test the same technology needed to develop an intercontinental... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Islamic State on rise in Libya: 'Syria all over again'As Islamic State forces lose ground in Iraq and Syria, fighters loyal to the gr
Islamic State on rise in Libya: 'Syria all over again'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
As Islamic State forces lose ground in Iraq and Syria, fighters loyal to the group have seized territory in oil-rich Libya, levying taxes at gunpoint and creating sanctuaries to launch possible attacks in North Africa and Europe, U.S. officials... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Islamic State on rise in Libya: 'Syria all over again'As Islamic State forces lose ground in Iraq and Syria, fighters loyal to the gr
Islamic State on rise in Libya: 'Syria all over again'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
As Islamic State forces lose ground in Iraq and Syria, fighters loyal to the group have seized territory in oil-rich Libya, levying taxes at gunpoint and creating sanctuaries to launch possible attacks in North Africa and Europe, U.S. officials... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Islamic State on rise in Libya: 'Syria all over again'As Islamic State forces lose ground in Iraq and Syria, fighters loyal to the gr
Islamic State on rise in Libya: 'Syria all over again'
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
As Islamic State forces lose ground in Iraq and Syria, fighters loyal to the group have seized territory in oil-rich Libya, levying taxes at gunpoint and creating sanctuaries to launch possible attacks in North Africa and Europe, U.S. officials... Read more
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Orange County Register
To build a ski resort under U.N. sanctions, North Korea turned to ChinaBEIJING – After North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong Un, ordered his army to build a
To build a ski resort under U.N. sanctions, North Korea turned to China
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
BEIJING – After North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong Un, ordered his army to build a world-class ski resort, the imported equipment for it was soon at hand, including snowmobiles, snowblowers and even a mile-long cable car system manufactured by a leading... Read more
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Wired News
Breaking Into the World's Biggest Country Will Be Netflix's Biggest ChallengeIn September, Chinese President Xi Jinping came to the United States to meet wi
Breaking Into the World's Biggest Country Will Be Netflix's Biggest Challenge
Wired News / Posted 7 days ago
In September, Chinese President Xi Jinping came to the United States to meet with politicians, corporate executives, and tech leaders. In a speech where he addressed claims that his administration’s crackdown on corruption was related to an internal... Read more
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The Economic Times
How China's Xi Jinping is pushing for the status of being a 'core' leaderBEIJING: China's president, Xi Jinping, has already grasped more power more qui
How China's Xi Jinping is pushing for the status of being a 'core' leader
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
BEIJING: China's president, Xi Jinping, has already grasped more power more quickly than his two recent predecessors, and he has shown a taste for audacious decisions and a loathing for dissent. But a new push to praise him as China's "core" leader,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Analysts: Philippines should focus on AFP modernization, not on EDCAMANILA, Philippines — The country should shift its focus to the modernization o
Analysts: Philippines should focus on AFP modernization, not on EDCA
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The country should shift its focus to the modernization of its military instead of zooming into the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) with the United States, analysts said. Victor Andres Manhit and Angelica Mangahas... Read more
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