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Pilipino Star
A suggestion or two for England in this moment of football soul-searchingMANILA, Philippines – Moments after England’s humiliating 2-1 exit to Iceland i
A suggestion or two for England in this moment of football soul-searching
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines – Moments after England’s humiliating 2-1 exit to Iceland in Euro 2016, former Liverpool and Bayern Munich star Dietmar Hamann, working as a pundit on RTE (Radio Television Ireland), laid waste to the English game and the Premier... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
ISIS just passed a major milestone, but the group looks a lot different than it did 2 years agoISIS' "caliphate" has survived for two years. The terrorist group has been abl
ISIS just passed a major milestone, but the group looks a lot different than it did 2 years ago
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 hours ago
ISIS' "caliphate" has survived for two years. The terrorist group has been able to hold onto some of the territory in Iraq and Syria that it first seized in 2014, when its rampage across the Middle East shocked the world. But since then, ISIS'... Read more
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Connecticut Post
ISIS just passed a major milestone, but the group looks a lot different than it did 2 years agoISIS' "caliphate" has survived for two years. The terrorist group has been abl
ISIS just passed a major milestone, but the group looks a lot different than it did 2 years ago
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 hours ago
ISIS' "caliphate" has survived for two years. The terrorist group has been able to hold onto some of the territory in Iraq and Syria that it first seized in 2014, when its rampage across the Middle East shocked the world. But since then, ISIS'... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
ISIS just passed a major milestone, but the group looks a lot different than it did 2 years agoISIS' "caliphate" has survived for two years. The terrorist group has been abl
ISIS just passed a major milestone, but the group looks a lot different than it did 2 years ago
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
ISIS' "caliphate" has survived for two years. The terrorist group has been able to hold onto some of the territory in Iraq and Syria that it first seized in 2014, when its rampage across the Middle East shocked the world. But since then, ISIS'... Read more
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Business Insider
ISIS just passed a major milestone, but the group looks a lot different than it did 2 years agoISIS' "caliphate" has survived for two years. The terrorist group has been abl
ISIS just passed a major milestone, but the group looks a lot different than it did 2 years ago
Business Insider / Posted 6 hours ago
ISIS' "caliphate" has survived for two years. The terrorist group has been able to hold onto some of the territory in Iraq and Syria that it first seized in 2014, when its rampage across the Middle East shocked the world. But since then, ISIS'... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Beijing vows to ignore tribunal's ruling on South China Sea. But can it?China “could end up erecting a Great Wall of self-isolation” if it doesn’t back
Beijing vows to ignore tribunal's ruling on South China Sea. But can it?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
China “could end up erecting a Great Wall of self-isolation” if it doesn’t back off its island-building and claims to a huge swath of the South China Sea, Defense Secretary Ash Carter warned last week in Singapore. While China’s moves have caused... Read more
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dna
China's Xi Jinping has emerged as top leader of the world: Official mediaPresident Xi Jinping was on Wednesday hailed as a top world leader by China's o
China's Xi Jinping has emerged as top leader of the world: Official media
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
President Xi Jinping was on Wednesday hailed as a top world leader by China's official media, crediting him for a host of ambitious initiatives including the multi-billion dollar Silk Road project that has enhanced the Communist nation's diplomatic... Read more
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Rappler
Why Duterte is not – and is unlikely to be – a socialistAs new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte prepares to assume office, a growin
Why Duterte is not – and is unlikely to be – a socialist
Rappler / Posted 16 hours ago
As new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte prepares to assume office, a growing number of Filipinos seem to – or want to – believe his surprising claim that he will be the country’s first “socialist” President. Since he won the elections last... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New Philippine defence chief says militant threat more pressing than South China SeaMANILA: Crushing militants in the Philippines will take precedence over territo
New Philippine defence chief says militant threat more pressing than South China Sea
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 hours ago
MANILA: Crushing militants in the Philippines will take precedence over territorial disputes in the South China Sea, the incoming defence minister said on Wednesday (Jun 29), and spending on military hardware would reflect that. Ongoing kidnappings... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Why Duterte won despite himselfMANILA, Philippines – So how did the brash, tough-talking and irreverent Rodrig
Why Duterte won despite himself
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines – So how did the brash, tough-talking and irreverent Rodrigo Duterte capture the hearts and minds of 16.6 million voters or more than a third of the voter turnout? For political analysts and image experts, Duterte showed the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
CircumspectionWhen Britain voted to leave the European Union, there were quick assurances tha
Circumspection
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
When Britain voted to leave the European Union, there were quick assurances that there would be minimal impact on the Philippine economy. But the main concern in the Philippines was the fate of over 200,000 Filipinos working in the United Kingdom,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Reds march in Davao to back peace talksA FIST FOR CHANGE At least 30,000 people join a rally supporting peace talks be
Reds march in Davao to back peace talks
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
A FIST FOR CHANGE At least 30,000 people join a rally supporting peace talks between the government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines, the communist movement’s political wing, at Rizal Park in Davao City on Monday. KARLOS... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Guide to countering China spin on South China Sea arbitration(LawFare) The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) arbitral
Guide to countering China spin on South China Sea arbitration
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
(LawFare) The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) arbitral tribunal will soon release its long-awaited award in Philippines v. China. China has already said it will not comply with the award, but it is clearly worried that a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte seeks balance between US and China, experts sayWASHINGTON DC– Incoming Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is not expected to
Duterte seeks balance between US and China, experts say
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON DC– Incoming Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is not expected to swing to China’s side opposite of the United States but will instead place the country in between the two big powers, foreign policy and defense experts said in an Asia... Read more
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The Manila Times
PSEi bounces back from Friday shockback from Friday shockJune 27, 2016 9:45 pm Local share prices bounced back on
PSEi bounces back from Friday shock
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
back from Friday shockJune 27, 2016 9:45 pm Local share prices bounced back on Monday, gaining more than a percent as foreign funds made a run for emerging markets including the Philippines, seeking a safe haven in the wake of the recent... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Top Chinese envoy visits Vietnam as South China Sea tension risesHANOI: China's top diplomat met Vietnam's leadership on Monday during a schedul
Top Chinese envoy visits Vietnam as South China Sea tension rises
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
HANOI: China's top diplomat met Vietnam's leadership on Monday during a scheduled visit aimed at strengthening historically close relations at a time when ties are strained by squabbles over the South China Sea. The trip by State Councillor Yang... Read more
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The Star
Top Chinese envoy visits Vietnam as South China Sea tension risesHANOI (Reuters) - China's top diplomat met Vietnam's leadership on Monday durin
Top Chinese envoy visits Vietnam as South China Sea tension rises
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
HANOI (Reuters) - China's top diplomat met Vietnam's leadership on Monday during a scheduled visit aimed at strengthening historically close relations at a time when ties are strained by squabbles over the South China Sea. The trip by State... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Top China envoy visits Vietnam ahead of court rulingHANOI, Vietnam (AP) � A top Chinese diplomat is visiting Vietnam ahead of a rul
Top China envoy visits Vietnam ahead of court ruling
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) � A top Chinese diplomat is visiting Vietnam ahead of a ruling by an international court on Beijing's extensive territorial claims in the South China Sea. The visit by State Councilor Yang Jiechi, who outranks the foreign... Read more
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Salon.com
Top China envoy visits Vietnam ahead of court rulingHANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A top Chinese diplomat is visiting Vietnam ahead of a rul
Top China envoy visits Vietnam ahead of court ruling
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A top Chinese diplomat is visiting Vietnam ahead of a ruling by an international court on Beijing’s extensive territorial claims in the South China Sea. The visit by State Councilor Yang Jiechi, who outranks the foreign... Read more
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ABC News
Top China Envoy Visits Vietnam Ahead of Court RulingA top Chinese diplomat is visiting Vietnam ahead of a ruling by an internationa
Top China Envoy Visits Vietnam Ahead of Court Ruling
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
A top Chinese diplomat is visiting Vietnam ahead of a ruling by an international court on Beijing's extensive territorial claims in the South China Sea. The visit by State Councilor Yang Jiechi, who outranks the foreign minister, comes as the... Read more
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International Business Times
Top Chinese envoy in Vietnam amid rising tension before court ruling in South China Sea dispute A top diplomat from China is meeting Vietnamese officials today (27 June) to st
Top Chinese envoy in Vietnam amid rising tension before court ruling in South China Sea dispute
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
A top diplomat from China is meeting Vietnamese officials today (27 June) to strengthen ties between the countries, just as the Asian giant is engaged in a quarrel with the Philippines over its claims in the South China Sea. The visit of China's... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Top China envoy visits Vietnam amid looming court rulingHANOI, Vietnam — A top Chinese diplomat is visiting Vietnam amid a looming ruli
Top China envoy visits Vietnam amid looming court ruling
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
HANOI, Vietnam — A top Chinese diplomat is visiting Vietnam amid a looming ruling by an international court on the South China Sea. State Councilor Yang Jiechi's visit comes as the Permanent Court of Arbitration in the Hague is expected to issue a... Read more
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Reuters
Top Chinese envoy in Vietnam as tension looms before court rulingChina's State Councilor Yang Jiechi (L) poses for a photo with Vietnam's Deputy
Top Chinese envoy in Vietnam as tension looms before court ruling
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
China's State Councilor Yang Jiechi (L) poses for a photo with Vietnam's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh at the International Convention Center in Hanoi, Vietnam June 27, 2016. HANOI China's top diplomat arrived in Vietnam... Read more
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Golf Magazine
Billy Hurley: From US Navy in the World's Most Volatile Regions to PGA TourThis story appeared in the February 2012 edition of GOLF Magazine.Every now and
Billy Hurley: From US Navy in the World's Most Volatile Regions to PGA Tour
Golf Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
This story appeared in the February 2012 edition of GOLF Magazine.Every now and then, from his perch on a destroyer in the Persian Gulf, Billy Hurley III would allow his mind to wander. He'd picture himself stateside, plying the plush fairways of his... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH needs to ‘mend fences’ with China The Philippines needs to do a lot of “mending fences” with China once the Net
PH needs to ‘mend fences’ with China
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
The Philippines needs to do a lot of “mending fences” with China once the Netherlands-based Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) issues anytime now its ruling on the case filed by Manila with respect to the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH, China must resume negotiations after arbitration ruling – DFA Usec The Philippines need to do a lot of “mending fences” with its Chinese neighbo
PH, China must resume negotiations after arbitration ruling – DFA Usec
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
The Philippines need to do a lot of “mending fences” with its Chinese neighbor once the Netherlands-based Permanent Court of Arbitration issues its eagerly anticipated ruling in... Read more
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Minda News
MINDAVIEWS: Notes on Humor, Stereotypes, Muslims, Bombays, and the Bisaya Accent (a self-reflexive meditative piece)METRO MANILA (MindaNews/26 June) — While trying on two pairs of pumps at a depa
MINDAVIEWS: Notes on Humor, Stereotypes, Muslims, Bombays, and the Bisaya Accent (a self-reflexive meditative piece)
Minda News / Posted 3 days ago
METRO MANILA (MindaNews/26 June) — While trying on two pairs of pumps at a department store in Manila, I asked the salesman to help me choose which pair looked better on my feet. He kept convincing me that the pointed-toe pumps were better-looking... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Countdown for the new governmentWith only four more days left in the countdown for the new government to take i
Countdown for the new government
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
With only four more days left in the countdown for the new government to take its place, there are mixed feelings about the thought of Rodrigo Roa Duterte as the country’s new president. A few are anxious, some are walking on needles, still others... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Macro targets intact despite BrexitMANILA, Philippines – Macroeconomic assumptions are unlikely to be affected by
Macro targets intact despite Brexit
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Macroeconomic assumptions are unlikely to be affected by the UK’s historic vote to leave the European Union (EU) once outgoing and incoming economic managers meet beginning this week. For the Aquino administration, Budget... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH economy seen to weather ‘Brexit’Local stocks fell by 1.29 percent across the board while the peso weakened by 4
PH economy seen to weather ‘Brexit’
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Local stocks fell by 1.29 percent across the board while the peso weakened by 41.5 centavos as global markets reeled from Great Britain’s game-changing decision to break away from the European Union. The bloodbath across global markets yesterday did... Read more
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The Manila Times
Impunity, like crime, is a national emergencyJune 25, 2016 2:07 am IF, as President-elect Rodrigo Duterte contends, there i
Impunity, like crime, is a national emergency
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
June 25, 2016 2:07 am IF, as President-elect Rodrigo Duterte contends, there is crime and lawlessness in the country that should be stamped out by the government, it is no less true that there is... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Coloma suggests adherence to principles of Int’l Law With just a week left in office, the outgoing Aquino administration on Thursd
Coloma suggests adherence to principles of Int’l Law
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
With just a week left in office, the outgoing Aquino administration on Thursday said the Philippine government should adhere to the principles of international law once the Arbitral Tribunal... Read more
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Rappler
Rappler CEO among new board members of Global Editors Networkto right: newly appointed GEN Board members Lara Setrakian, Faisal Abbas, Matt
Rappler CEO among new board members of Global Editors Network
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
to right: newly appointed GEN Board members Lara Setrakian, Faisal Abbas, Matt Kelly, and Maria Ressa. New Vice-President of GEN Gerold Riedmann. Photo collage by GEN This is a press release from the Global Editors Network. Since its creation in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
China claims support of 47 countries in sea row vs PhilippinesMANILA, Philippines — China claimed it has the support of at least 47 countries
China claims support of 47 countries in sea row vs Philippines
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — China claimed it has the support of at least 47 countries in its position on the South China Sea dispute against the Philippines. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said that Phoenix Chinese News have done a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Repatriation heroes honoredPresident Benigno S. Aquino III huddles with the awardees for a snap shot durin
Repatriation heroes honored
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
President Benigno S. Aquino III huddles with the awardees for a snap shot during the 118th Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Foundation Anniversary and Conferment of Presidential Awards at the Bulwagang Apolinario Mabini of the DFA Main Office in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy cites Del Rosario, DFA for regaining Philippine honorMANILA, Philippines - President Aquino feted former foreign affairs secretary A
Noy cites Del Rosario, DFA for regaining Philippine honor
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - President Aquino feted former foreign affairs secretary Albert del Rosario and the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) yesterday for their role in “regaining our national honor” when the Philippines used to be disregarded as a... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
The South China Sea: Historical perspectives and contemporary reflections The South China Sea issue has become one of the major irritants in the China-
The South China Sea: Historical perspectives and contemporary reflections
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
The South China Sea issue has become one of the major irritants in the China-US relations in recent years, over which the public opinion in the two countries are very critical... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines assured of continuous support under any US presidentMANILA, Philippines - The United States has vowed to continue its support to th
Philippines assured of continuous support under any US president
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The United States has vowed to continue its support to the Philippines whoever is the president. Speaking before the local business community in a forum yesterday, former US ambassador to the Philippines and US-Philippines... Read more
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The Border Mail
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to ChinaJoko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to China
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China. Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China that it... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to ChinaJoko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to China
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China. Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China that it... Read more
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The Courier
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to ChinaJoko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to China
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China. Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China that it... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to ChinaJoko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to China
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China. Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China that it... Read more
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Sun Star
Filipino consul wins seat in UN treaty body on gender equalityMANILA -- One of the Philippines’ most accomplished diplomats has won a seat in
Filipino consul wins seat in UN treaty body on gender equality
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA -- One of the Philippines’ most accomplished diplomats has won a seat in the United Nations’ Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW). The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said that Philippine Ambassador Rosario... Read more
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Business Wire
Accenture Reports Strong Third-Quarter Fiscal 2016 ResultsNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Accenture (NYSE:ACN) reported financial results for
Accenture Reports Strong Third-Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Accenture (NYSE:ACN) reported financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2016, ended May 31, 2016, with net revenues of $8.4 billion, an increase of 9 percent in U.S. dollars and 10 percent in local currency over the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Filipino ambassador bags seat in UN bodyMANILA, Philippines – A Filipino diplomat on Wednesday won a seat in a United N
Filipino ambassador bags seat in UN body
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – A Filipino diplomat on Wednesday won a seat in a United Nations (UN) treaty body on gender equality and women’s rights in the elections held at the UN Headquarters on Wednesday. Ambassador Rosario Manalo will take a seat at the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to ChinaJoko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to China
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China. Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China that it... Read more
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The Young Witness
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to ChinaJoko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to China
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China. Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China that it... Read more
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Western Advocate
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to ChinaJoko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to China
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China. Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China that it... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to ChinaJoko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to China
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China. Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China that it... Read more
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Manning River Times
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to ChinaJoko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a
Indonesian president's visit to Natuna Islands sends waters warning to China
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China. Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko Widodo has held a cabinet meeting on a warship in the Natuna Islands in a defiant gesture to China that it... Read more
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