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TribLIVE
When celebrating women traps them in a siloWhen is “celebrating” women not all that good for women? Let's face it. Someth
When celebrating women traps them in a silo
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
When is “celebrating” women not all that good for women? Let's face it. Something tagged exclusively for or about women is all too often a revenue-generating strategy alongside a way to deflect criticism about the lack of attention to women and an... Read more
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The Washington Times
China’s woes threaten global economy; White House begs Xi Jinping for transparencyFears mounted Monday that China’s deepening economic woes could soon derail the
China’s woes threaten global economy; White House begs Xi Jinping for transparency
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
Fears mounted Monday that China’s deepening economic woes could soon derail the global economy, as stock markets nosedived around the world and the Obama administration pleaded with Beijing to be more transparent about its economy to win back... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
U.S. adds muscle, seeks friends in South China Sea standoffThe USS Fort Worth recently joined Indonesian forces and U.S. forces in exercis
U.S. adds muscle, seeks friends in South China Sea standoff
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
The USS Fort Worth recently joined Indonesian forces and U.S. forces in exercises where they stormed beaches, boarded ships, hunted submarines and practiced the wide range of skills they’d need if called on to fight together in wartime.... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Navy to test the F-35C onboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower in OctoberAn F-35C during testing aboard the USS Nimitz. (U.S. Navy) An F-35C during tes
Navy to test the F-35C onboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower in October
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 6 days ago
An F-35C during testing aboard the USS Nimitz. (U.S. Navy) An F-35C during testing aboard the USS Nimitz. (U.S. Navy) Norfolk, Va. – The Navy will begin the second phase of testing of the F-35C aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
North Korea ratchets up tensions after trading fire with South KoreaKim Jong Un, the supreme commander of the North Korean military, ordered front-
North Korea ratchets up tensions after trading fire with South Korea
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
Kim Jong Un, the supreme commander of the North Korean military, ordered front-line units along the heavily fortified frontier to move to a war footing Friday evening, state media reported. His nuclear-armed regime, known for being both thin-skinned... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
North Korea ratchets up tensions after trading fire with South KoreaPAJU, South Korea (CNN) — North Korea is amping up tensions in the region after
North Korea ratchets up tensions after trading fire with South Korea
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
PAJU, South Korea (CNN) — North Korea is amping up tensions in the region after apparently firing artillery at South Korean loudspeakers that are blaring criticism of Kim Jong Un’s regime over the border. Kim, the supreme commander of the North... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
What is the real deal about the Iran deal?There is so much misinformation circulating about the Iran nuclear deal. Millio
What is the real deal about the Iran deal?
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
There is so much misinformation circulating about the Iran nuclear deal. Millions of dollars are being spent to convince the public and Congress that this deal should be rejected. The deal is in fact quite complicated and has been but together by... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
North Korea 'now inching closer to the brink of war'[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inc
North Korea 'now inching closer to the brink of war'
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 6 days ago
[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inching closer to the brink of war," said Ji Jae Ryong, North Korean Ambassador to China told journalists in Beijing on Friday. He blamed South Korea for the... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inc
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 6 days ago
[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inching closer to the brink of war," said Ji Jae Ryong, North Korean Ambassador to China told journalists in Beijing on Friday. He blamed South Korea for the... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inc
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 6 days ago
[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inching closer to the brink of war," said Ji Jae Ryong, North Korean Ambassador to China told journalists in Beijing on Friday. He blamed South Korea for the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
North Korea 'now inching closer to the brink of war'[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inc
North Korea 'now inching closer to the brink of war'
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inching closer to the brink of war," said Ji Jae Ryong, North Korean Ambassador to China told journalists in Beijing on Friday. He blamed South Korea for the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inc
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inching closer to the brink of war," said Ji Jae Ryong, North Korean Ambassador to China told journalists in Beijing on Friday. He blamed South Korea for the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inc
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inching closer to the brink of war," said Ji Jae Ryong, North Korean Ambassador to China told journalists in Beijing on Friday. He blamed South Korea for the... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inc
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inching closer to the brink of war," said Ji Jae Ryong, North Korean Ambassador to China told journalists in Beijing on Friday. He blamed South Korea for the... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inc
North Korea 'inching closer to the brink of war'
Local 10 Miami / Posted 6 days ago
[ Breaking news update 5:18 a.m. ET ] "The situation of the country is now inching closer to the brink of war," said Ji Jae Ryong, North Korean Ambassador to China told journalists in Beijing on Friday. He blamed South Korea for the... Read more
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Salon.com
Noam Chomsky: America is the gravest danger to world peaceThroughout the world there is great relief and optimism about the nuclear deal
Noam Chomsky: America is the gravest danger to world peace
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
Throughout the world there is great relief and optimism about the nuclear deal reached in Vienna between Iran and the P5+1 nations, the five veto-holding members of the U.N. Security Council and Germany. Most of the world apparently shares the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Top U.S., Cuban diplomats spar over human rights after U.S. Embassy in Havana reopensU.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry called for a “genuine democracy” in Cuba
Top U.S., Cuban diplomats spar over human rights after U.S. Embassy in Havana reopens
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry called for a “genuine democracy” in Cuba on Friday as the American flag was raised here for the first time in more than half a century, formally reopening the U.S. Embassy and beginning what the Obama... Read more
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Business Insider
Russia and China are fueling an intercontinental ballistic missile arms raceThe Chinese military, the People’s Liberation Army, is reportedly developing a
Russia and China are fueling an intercontinental ballistic missile arms race
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
The Chinese military, the People’s Liberation Army, is reportedly developing a new liquid-fueled intercontinental ballistic missile designed to strike targets anywhere on Earth. The so-called DF-5B would have one of the farthest ranges of any of the... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino and the West Philippine Sea: Realpolitk vs. Moralpolitk?A version of this article was originally published by The National Interest in
Aquino and the West Philippine Sea: Realpolitk vs. Moralpolitk?
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
A version of this article was originally published by The National Interest in Washington, D.C. In recent days, anti-China hysteria has reached a new level, with some media outlets alleging that China may have had issued a hidden threat to the... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
EYE ON WASHINGTON Lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency dropWASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in
EYE ON WASHINGTON Lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 13 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers, reviving an issue that was once one of the biggest sources of tension between the two world... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
John Kerry makes a historic visit to Cuba that will be more symbolism than substanceNo U.S. secretary of State has visited Havana since Edward R. Stettinius Jr. st
John Kerry makes a historic visit to Cuba that will be more symbolism than substance
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
No U.S. secretary of State has visited Havana since Edward R. Stettinius Jr. stopped by for a day in March 1945 to show American support for a short-lived democratic government. John F. Kerry will end that long absence Friday when he flies to the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Myanmar gags media linked to ousted ruling party leader, adding to concerns about reformsNAYPYITAW: Myanmar has gagged media linked to parliamentary speaker Shwe Mann a
Myanmar gags media linked to ousted ruling party leader, adding to concerns about reforms
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
NAYPYITAW: Myanmar has gagged media linked to parliamentary speaker Shwe Mann after he and his allies were dramatically purged from the leadership of the ruling party by President Thein Sein on Thursday months before a historic general election. The... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Myanmar gags media linked to ousted ruling party leader, adding to concerns about reformsShwe Man (L), and Myanmar's President Thein Sein exit after he gave a speech at
Myanmar gags media linked to ousted ruling party leader, adding to concerns about reforms
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 13 days ago
Shwe Man (L), and Myanmar's President Thein Sein exit after he gave a speech at the regular 9th section of the Union parliament on the final day in Nyapyitaw in this March 26, 2014 file photo. NAYPYITAW Myanmar has gagged media linked to... Read more
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The Star
Myanmar gags media linked to ousted ruling party leader, adding to concerns about reformsNAYPYITAW (Reuters) - Myanmar has gagged media linked to parliamentary speaker
Myanmar gags media linked to ousted ruling party leader, adding to concerns about reforms
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
NAYPYITAW (Reuters) - Myanmar has gagged media linked to parliamentary speaker Shwe Mann after he and his allies were dramatically purged from the leadership of the ruling party by President Thein Sein on Thursday months before a historic general... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Challenges await Kerry on Havana visit to reopen U.S. EmbassyNo U.S. secretary of State has visited Havana since Edward R. Stettinius Jr. st
Challenges await Kerry on Havana visit to reopen U.S. Embassy
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
No U.S. secretary of State has visited Havana since Edward R. Stettinius Jr. stopped by for a day in March 1945 to show American support for a short-lived democratic government. John F. Kerry will end that long absence Friday when he flies to the... Read more
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FOX 26 Houston
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency dropWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop
FOX 26 Houston / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers, reviving an issue that once was one of the biggest sources of tension between the two world... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop - — U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers reviving an issue that once was o...Yet the initial response from the Obama administration officials has been mild,
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop - — U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers reviving an issue that once was o...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Yet the initial response from the Obama administration officials has been mild, even positive. They say Beijing has indicated it is taking steps toward market-determined exchange rate —something that even China's biggest critics in Washington have... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency dropWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers, reviving an issue that was once one of the biggest sources of tension between the two world... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency dropWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop
KWWL Iowa / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers, reviving an issue that was once one of the biggest sources of tension between the two world... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency dropWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers, reviving an issue that was once one of the biggest sources of tension between the two world... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency dropWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers, reviving an issue that was once one of the biggest sources of tension between the two world... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency dropWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers, reviving an issue that was once one of the biggest sources of tension between the two world... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency dropWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers, reviving an issue that was once one of the biggest sources of tension between the two world... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency dropWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers, reviving an issue that was once one of the biggest sources of tension between the two world... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency dropWASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in
US lawmakers quick to criticize China on currency drop
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. lawmakers have been quick to condemn the sudden drop in the value of Chinese currency as damaging for American businesses and workers, reviving an issue that was once one of the biggest sources of tension between the two world... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Analyst: China uncomfortable with int'l criticism over sea activitiesMANILA, Philippines — China seems to be uncomfortable with the growing criticis
Analyst: China uncomfortable with int'l criticism over sea activities
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — China seems to be uncomfortable with the growing criticisms over its reclamation activities in the disputed South China Sea, a foreign affairs analyst said. Bonnie Glaser, senior adviser for Asia in the Freeman Chair in China... Read more
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Balita
U.S. authorities to charge traders, hackers for tapping early deal news August 12, 2015 5:16 am MOSCOW, Aug. 11 — U.S. prosecutors on Tuesday will u
U.S. authorities to charge traders, hackers for tapping early deal news
Balita / Posted 16 days ago
August 12, 2015 5:16 am MOSCOW, Aug. 11 — U.S. prosecutors on Tuesday will unveil charges against a group of stock traders and hackers who allegedly gained access to news... Read more
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Aljazeera
China's South Asian dominationAfter more than a decade of tranquil and cordial relations with its neighbours,
China's South Asian domination
Aljazeera / Posted 16 days ago
After more than a decade of tranquil and cordial relations with its neighbours, China's relentless push across adjacent waters has rattled smaller Asian countries like never before. Amid an era of (state-constructed) popular nationalism and rapidly... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia Is Feeling Under Attack From the WestDespite the current tension, the U.S. and Russia remain close. There is coopera
Russia Is Feeling Under Attack From the West
The Moscow Times / Posted 17 days ago
Despite the current tension, the U.S. and Russia remain close. There is cooperation in space, not least the International Space Station. The U.S. regularly hires Russian rockets to launch its crews to the station and to launch satellites. Russia... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Tom Pritzker named board chair of D.C. think tankTom Pritzker, the executive chairman of Hyatt Hotels and head of the Pritzker O
Tom Pritzker named board chair of D.C. think tank
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 21 days ago
Tom Pritzker, the executive chairman of Hyatt Hotels and head of the Pritzker Organization, has been appointed chairman of the board of a high-profile think tank in Washington, D.C. The Chicago businessman will succeed former U.S. Sen. Sam Nunn as... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
China suspected of getting ready to build new runway in disputed seaWASHINGTON - The U.S. think tank Center for Strategic and International Studies
China suspected of getting ready to build new runway in disputed sea
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 21 days ago
WASHINGTON - The U.S. think tank Center for Strategic and International Studies said Wednesday that China may be getting ready to build a 3,000-meter runway on Subi Reef in the South China Sea (West Philippine Sea). Based on satellite imagery... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Myanmar factions find common cause in fighting malariaA government health worker takes a blood sample to be tested for malaria in Ta
Myanmar factions find common cause in fighting malaria
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 days ago
A government health worker takes a blood sample to be tested for malaria in Ta Gay Laung village hall in Hpa-An district in Kayin state, southeastern Myanmar, in this Nov 28 photo. Setting aside decades of animosity and suspicion, senior Myanmar... Read more
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The Chronicle
Peace for our timeThe Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action signed on July 14 brings the United Stat
Peace for our time
The Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action signed on July 14 brings the United States and other world powers together in an effort to “stop the spread of nuclear weapons,” according to President Barack Obama. We will see, in a few years, whether this... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Pressure rises on China over island-building driveChina came under mounting pressure Wednesday over its land reclamation in the S
Pressure rises on China over island-building drive
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 22 days ago
China came under mounting pressure Wednesday over its land reclamation in the South China Sea (West Philippine Sea), with both the US and Japan criticizing it for militarizing the disputed waters. US Secretary of State John Kerry raised the issue... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DND: China reclaiming land at the rate of 9 ha a dayDefense spokesman Peter Paul Galvez INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO China has been rec
DND: China reclaiming land at the rate of 9 ha a day
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
Defense spokesman Peter Paul Galvez INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO China has been reclaiming land in the West Philippine Sea at a rapid rate of 9 hectares a day, completing some 550 hectares in less than two months, an official of the Department of... Read more
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Federal Computer Week
Navy drones, an innovation festival and predicting the grid The Navy is consolidating its drone resources under a new office to better co
Navy drones, an innovation festival and predicting the grid
Federal Computer Week / Posted 22 days ago
The Navy is consolidating its drone resources under a new office to better coordinate the use of unmanned systems.Navy looking for bigger picture on drones With the help of a new office... Read more
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Federal Computer Week
Work, Kendall talk tech superiority with DIUX leadership Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work and Frank Kendall, the department’s top
Work, Kendall talk tech superiority with DIUX leadership
Federal Computer Week / Posted 22 days ago
Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work and Frank Kendall, the department’s top acquisition official, met Aug. 4 with the new leadership of the Pentagon’s nascent outreach office to Silicon... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Int’l pressure on China risesAugust 6th, 2015 12:56 AM FRIENDS AND ALLIES US Secretary of State John Kerry
Int’l pressure on China rises
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
August 6th, 2015 12:56 AM FRIENDS AND ALLIES US Secretary of State John Kerry greets Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario in Kuala Lumpur before the US-Asean Ministerial Meeting. US STATE DEPARTMENT PHOTO KUALA LUMPUR—China came under mounting... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Pressure rises on China over island-building driveKuala Lumpur, Malaysia | AFP – China came under mounting pressure Wednesday ove
Pressure rises on China over island-building drive
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia | AFP – China came under mounting pressure Wednesday over its land reclamation in the South China Sea with both the United States and Japan criticising it for militarising the disputed waters. US Secretary of State John Kerry... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Kerry voices concern to China over island-building driveChina's Foreign Minister Wang Yi (right) listens while US Secretary of State Jo
Kerry voices concern to China over island-building drive
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 days ago
China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi (right) listens while US Secretary of State John Kerry talks before a bilateral meeting at the Putra World Trade Centre Aug 5 in Kuala Lumpur. (Reuters photo) Related Stories US Secretary of State John Kerry voiced... Read more
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