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AllAfrica.com
State Should Honour Our Winning AthletesKenya's team in the 15th IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, has made h
State Should Honour Our Winning Athletes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 33 minutes ago
Kenya's team in the 15th IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, has made history. They have flown the flag the highest it has ever been displayed and they deserve both recognition and reward. Those of them who return directly to Kenya anytime... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Is a President of the North - FayoseAdo Ekiti — Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said a critical look at
Buhari Is a President of the North - Fayose
AllAfrica.com / Posted 34 minutes ago
Ado Ekiti — Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said a critical look at President Mohammadu Buhari operation since his emergence in May 29, 2015, portrays him as a president of the Northern Nigeria only. Fayose, who described such... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Press Corps Accident Calls for Thorough Enquiry - Mahama Put Your Foot Down!President John Dramani Mahama is a good friend. As a person, he is one of the n
Press Corps Accident Calls for Thorough Enquiry - Mahama Put Your Foot Down!
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
President John Dramani Mahama is a good friend. As a person, he is one of the nicest fellows any human being could encounter anywhere in the universe. He is affable and approachable. As the first communications scholar to assume the constitutional... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Purveyors of Half-Truths and 'True Lies'Fellow Nigerians, there is a new narrative in town. And it is being spread by s
The Purveyors of Half-Truths and 'True Lies'
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Fellow Nigerians, there is a new narrative in town. And it is being spread by some people who are just too eager to point to the achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in office - such that they have become desperate and ready to cut down trees... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fayose - 31 Workers in Trouble Over LatenessAdo Ekiti — Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has said a critical look at
Fayose - 31 Workers in Trouble Over Lateness
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Ado Ekiti — Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has said a critical look at President Muhammadu Buhari's operation since his emergence on May 29 portrays him as a president of Northern Nigeria only. Also, no fewer than 31 civil servants, who cut... Read more
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The New Age
Erdogan's gamble may not solve Turkey poll impasseLess than five months after the last legislative elections, Turks on November 1
Erdogan's gamble may not solve Turkey poll impasse
The New Age / Posted an hour ago
Less than five months after the last legislative elections, Turks on November 1 will vote again in one of the biggest gambles of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's political career. But the outcome of the snap election, analysts say, risks being... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
13,602 food packs arrive in La UnionThe Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
13,602 food packs arrive in La Union
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 3 hours ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
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Rappler
Malaysia PM's fund scandal clouds anti-corruption summitMALAYSIANS' IRE. Protesters are seen reflected on a portrait of Prime Minister
Malaysia PM's fund scandal clouds anti-corruption summit
Rappler / Posted 4 hours ago
MALAYSIANS' IRE. Protesters are seen reflected on a portrait of Prime Minister Najib Razak during a demonstration in Kuala Lumpur on August 30, 2015. Photo by Mohd Rasfan/AFP PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia – The Wolf of Wall Street Journal. Lord of the... Read more
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International Business Times
US weighing sanctions on China over cyber-attacks ahead of Xi's visitThe US is considering imposing sanctions on China over alleged cyber-attacks by
US weighing sanctions on China over cyber-attacks ahead of Xi's visit
International Business Times / Posted 4 hours ago
The US is considering imposing sanctions on China over alleged cyber-attacks by Chinese companies. The sanctions are expected to target China's state-owned enterprises and private firms which are suspected to be behind the attacks on US companies.... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Dogs of Western resentment bark as Chinese WWII parade passesThe Japanese surrender was formally signed on the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay on
Dogs of Western resentment bark as Chinese WWII parade passes
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 hours ago
The Japanese surrender was formally signed on the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay on September 2. Yet in China, the key date was actually September 9 in Nanjing at 9am. As this China Daily piece stresses, Beijing's choice for 9-9-9 was immensely symbolic,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Take Responsibility At Public WorksIn response to criticism from ex-Public Works Minister Samuel Koffi Woods, blam
Take Responsibility At Public Works
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
In response to criticism from ex-Public Works Minister Samuel Koffi Woods, blaming President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for the current financial crisis at the National Oil Company of Liberia or NOCAL, the President has accepted responsibility, but says... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Putera crowned King of Limbang RiverAsfia (fourth left) presenting the challenge trophy to Awang Tengah while a jub
Putera crowned King of Limbang River
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 hours ago
Asfia (fourth left) presenting the challenge trophy to Awang Tengah while a jubilant Awang Damit gives the thumbs up. LIMBANG: Regatta powerhouse Putera 1 turned on a dominant display to outpace perennial rival Landas 1 to clinch the King of Limbang... Read more
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The Borneo Post
178 contingents take part in Merdeka Day celebrationHead of State Tun Haji Juhar Haji Mahiruddin (front row, fourth right) and his
178 contingents take part in Merdeka Day celebration
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 hours ago
Head of State Tun Haji Juhar Haji Mahiruddin (front row, fourth right) and his consort, Toh Puan Hajah Norlidah Tan Sri R.M. Jasni accompanied by Chief Minister Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman (front row, fifth right) and his wife, Datin Seri... Read more
14h
The Borneo Post
Sarawak owes a lot to TaibHead of State has been at the forefront of the state’s devt since it gained sel
Sarawak owes a lot to Taib
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 hours ago
Head of State has been at the forefront of the state’s devt since it gained self-rule 52 years ago A soldier jumps through rings of fire during the state-level National Day celebration in Limbang. Taib, flanked by Adenan on his right, and Ragad,... Read more
15h
Channel NewsAsia
Egypt elections will be peaceful: President Al SisiSINGAPORE: Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi told Channel NewsAsia in an
Egypt elections will be peaceful: President Al Sisi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 hours ago
SINGAPORE: Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi told Channel NewsAsia in an exclusive interview on Monday evening (Aug 31) that he is going to do all he can to maintain stability in his country's upcoming parliamentary elections. “I am assuring... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Obama Administration Proposes Sanctions In Retaliation For Chinese CyberhacksThe proposed action would undercut companies and individuals that have negative
Obama Administration Proposes Sanctions In Retaliation For Chinese Cyberhacks
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 15 hours ago
The proposed action would undercut companies and individuals that have negatively impacted the U.S. economy, foreign policy, or national security, the Washington Post writes: The executive order authorizes the Treasury secretary, in consultation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Journalists' Union Condemns Guebuza Libel CaseMaputo — Mozambique's National Union of Journalists (SNJ) on 24 August demanded
Journalists' Union Condemns Guebuza Libel Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Maputo — Mozambique's National Union of Journalists (SNJ) on 24 August demanded that the libel case against economist Carlos Nuno Castel-Branco and journalists Fernando Mbanze and Fernando Veloso be dropped. Castel-Branco is accused of libeling the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Constitutional Review to Look at Term LimitsThe Rwandan Senate on Thursday passed a Bill establishing an independent commis
Constitutional Review to Look at Term Limits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
The Rwandan Senate on Thursday passed a Bill establishing an independent commission to oversee the review of the country's Constitution, and determine which articles must be amended amid calls to remove presidential term limits. The Bill, which was... Read more
17h
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Satcom1 appoints Jackie Nikolajsen as Chief Operating OfficerSatcom1, the satellite communications and connectivity solutions provider speci
Satcom1 appoints Jackie Nikolajsen as Chief Operating Officer
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 17 hours ago
Satcom1, the satellite communications and connectivity solutions provider specializing in VVIP, head-of-state, military and business jets, announces the appointment of Jackie Nikolajsen as Satcom1’s new Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Nikolajsen brings... Read more
18h
AllAfrica.com
Kukah - Travails of a Witness to Crisis, ConfusionThe burden which Reverend Father Hassan Matthew Kukah, the Bishop of Sokoto; ca
Kukah - Travails of a Witness to Crisis, Confusion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
The burden which Reverend Father Hassan Matthew Kukah, the Bishop of Sokoto; carries revolves around the admixture of his idealist and realist posture about Nigeria. Top on that, social commentator and analyst from Kaduna State also carries the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Marginalisation of NigeriansGiven the current outcry on "marginalisation" following the commencement of pol
Marginalisation of Nigerians
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Given the current outcry on "marginalisation" following the commencement of political appointments by the Buhari Administration, I think its useful to republish verbatim my column of 17th December 2012 hoping it will lift the level of the debate... Read more
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Mt. Pleasant News
FOLLOW THE MONEYThere are some people/corporations who have so much money that they can spread
FOLLOW THE MONEY
Mt. Pleasant News / Posted 19 hours ago
There are some people/corporations who have so much money that they can spread money around the way most of us spread words around and that in a carefully calculated effort to gain control over even more money. These are the people who rule the... Read more
20h
AllAfrica.com
Bie - Faa Staff Urged to Raise Patriotic AwarenessCamacupa — The staff of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), belonging to the 40th I
Bie - Faa Staff Urged to Raise Patriotic Awareness
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Camacupa — The staff of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), belonging to the 40th Infantry Brigade stationed in Camacupa municipality, central Bié province, was on Saturday urged to raise patriotic awareness, aiming to promote the love for the neighbour,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Huíla - Chicomba Youths Praise Angolan President's StrategiesChicomba — The young people of Chicomba municipality, southern Huila province,
Huíla - Chicomba Youths Praise Angolan President's Strategies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Chicomba — The young people of Chicomba municipality, southern Huila province, praised on Sunday the strategies of the Angolan government, led by President José Eduardo dos Santos, for the political and economic stability. At a meeting held under... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Untitled-2The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast
Untitled-2
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 20 hours ago
The Republic of the Philippines is a sovereign state in archipelagic Southeast Asia, with 7,107 islands spanning more than 300,000 square kilometers of territory. It is divided into three island groups: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta Calls for Collaboration to Handle Drug MenaceMombasa — President Uhuru Kenyatta has called upon all leaders to join hands an
President Kenyatta Calls for Collaboration to Handle Drug Menace
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Mombasa — President Uhuru Kenyatta has called upon all leaders to join hands and work with security agencies to ensure elimination of drugs and substance abuse and traffickers made to pay for their crimes in Coast region. "My administration will not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adjustment Measures to Rationalize Public ExpenditureAlgier — Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal said Saturday that the government has
Adjustment Measures to Rationalize Public Expenditure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Algier — Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal said Saturday that the government has decided to take adjustment measures to rationalize expenditure and better control foreign trade and capital flows. The head of State has given clear guidelines to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Vice-President Praises Angolan Head of State's DeedsLuanda — The Vice-president of the Republic, Manuel Vicente, praised on Friday
Vice-President Praises Angolan Head of State's Deeds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Luanda — The Vice-president of the Republic, Manuel Vicente, praised on Friday in Luanda the appreciation and esteem that the head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, deserves for all he has done for the nation and Angolan people. Manuel Vicente said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nkurunziza Seeks to Forestall Diplomatic FalloutBy Moses Havyarimana and Trevor Analo A week after President Pierre Nkurunziza
Nkurunziza Seeks to Forestall Diplomatic Fallout
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
By Moses Havyarimana and Trevor Analo A week after President Pierre Nkurunziza's inauguration only a few leaders had sent messages of congratulations as he started his third term in office. Foreign ministries in the region told The EastAfrican that... Read more
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Gulf News
Al Sissi kicks of high profile Asia tourEgypt president seeks to build diplomatic and economic ties beyond traditional
Al Sissi kicks of high profile Asia tour
Gulf News / Posted 22 hours ago
Egypt president seeks to build diplomatic and economic ties beyond traditional links with the West Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, left, greets Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, right, at the Istana, or Presidential Palace, Monday,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Five Agreements Signed As Seychelles President Michel Begins State Visit in IndiaIndia and Seychelles — The Seychelles President James Michel has described rela
Five Agreements Signed As Seychelles President Michel Begins State Visit in India
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
India and Seychelles — The Seychelles President James Michel has described relations between India and the Indian Ocean archipelago as "vibrant" adding that his visit to India aims to consolidate the "excellent relations" between the two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mugabe, Kiir Can Learn From Jobodwana in BeijingThey say you don't win silver, you lose gold - but I celebrated the bronze meda
Mugabe, Kiir Can Learn From Jobodwana in Beijing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
They say you don't win silver, you lose gold - but I celebrated the bronze medal won by Anaso Jobodwana, 23, in his 200m dash with the same intensity as I did the 400m gold medal won by Wayde van Niekerk, another South African, at the IAAF World... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Lungu Donates to Kasisi OrphanageRepublican President Edgar Lungu has donated part of the proceeds from the Zamb
President Lungu Donates to Kasisi Orphanage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Republican President Edgar Lungu has donated part of the proceeds from the Zambia Golf Union tournament held at State House this morning to Lusaka's Kasisi Orphanage. In a statement issued by tournament coordinator, Special Assistant to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Honours Final of '28 De Agosto Cup' for Veteran PlayersLuanda — The Angolan head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, honoured the final
President Honours Final of '28 De Agosto Cup' for Veteran Players
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Luanda — The Angolan head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, honoured the final of the "28 de Agosto" veteran football cup at Glória stadium, linked to the Angolan Football Academy (AFA) in Luanda. The final of the 24th edition of the cup was played... Read more
22h
AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta Catches Worshippers By SurpriseWorshippers at the Holy Ghost Cathedral on Nkrumah Road, Mombasa, were surprise
President Kenyatta Catches Worshippers By Surprise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Worshippers at the Holy Ghost Cathedral on Nkrumah Road, Mombasa, were surprised when President Uhuru Kenyatta quietly joined them for the 9.15am mass. In a simple, blue short-sleeve shirt and jeans, the President alighted from his vehicle and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Gets Congratulation MessagesLuanda — The General Commander of the National Police, General Commissioner Amb
President Gets Congratulation Messages
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Luanda — The General Commander of the National Police, General Commissioner Ambrósio de Lemos, expressed Friday his commitment in the compliance with missions assigned to the corporation and the wise guidelines of the Angolan Head of State, José... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We'll Be Happy If Nigeria Grants U.S. Asylum - Togolese ImmigrantsBy Femi Akinola and Yahaya Ibrahim Lagos — Majority of the Togolese immigrants
We'll Be Happy If Nigeria Grants U.S. Asylum - Togolese Immigrants
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
By Femi Akinola and Yahaya Ibrahim Lagos — Majority of the Togolese immigrants who are living temporarily at the Lagos State-owned camp for Internally Displaced Persons (IDP's) at Igando and Agbowa are women and children who have lived in Benin... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Diplomatic Missions Hail Exercise of Angolan Head of StateLuanda — The Angolan Embassy in the State of Israel praised the "important role
Diplomatic Missions Hail Exercise of Angolan Head of State
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Luanda — The Angolan Embassy in the State of Israel praised the "important role played by the head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, in the achievement and consolidation of peace, unity and promotion of the national reconciliation." This highlight... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New and Emerging Areas of Cooperation Explored as the Seychelles President Addressed Business Meeting in IndiaVictoria — The Seychelles President James Michel has said that there is a lot o
New and Emerging Areas of Cooperation Explored as the Seychelles President Addressed Business Meeting in India
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Victoria — The Seychelles President James Michel has said that there is a lot of potential to develop the economic partnership between India and the Indian Ocean archipelago, citing renewable energy, ICT, agro-processing industries, eco-tourism,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angolan Supporters Expected in TunisiaLuanda — The minister of Youth and Sports, Gonçalves Muandumba, said on Friday
Angolan Supporters Expected in Tunisia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Luanda — The minister of Youth and Sports, Gonçalves Muandumba, said on Friday to Angop in Luanda that a group of Angolan supporters are travelling this Saturday morning to Rades (Tunisia) to back up the national team that will face Tunisia in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President's Strategic Vision HighlightedLuanda — The recent election of Angola to UNSC non-permanent seat, the leadersh
President's Strategic Vision Highlighted
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Luanda — The recent election of Angola to UNSC non-permanent seat, the leadership of the International Conference for the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) and the crucial role that it has been playing in the resolution of several conflicts in Africa and in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Mugabe Must Step Down'A lot of interest has been generated over whether President Robert Mugabe will
'Mugabe Must Step Down'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
A lot of interest has been generated over whether President Robert Mugabe will hand over the Presidential baton stick to a successor during his lifetime in the manner he happily did the Sadc chairmanship to Botswana President Ian Khama last... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Okays Centenary City ProjectPresident Muhammadu Buhari on Friday gave his nod to the Centenary City project
Buhari Okays Centenary City Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday gave his nod to the Centenary City project after he was briefed by the project's management team that all the original inhabitants of the project site had already been fully compensated. Buhari who spoke after he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In Support of Senate Probe of ObasanjoAn army is a nation within a nation... " Alfred De Vigny, 1797-1863. (VANGUARD
In Support of Senate Probe of Obasanjo
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
An army is a nation within a nation... " Alfred De Vigny, 1797-1863. (VANGUARD BOOK OF QUOTATIONS, VBQ, p 14). President Buhari will not probe Obasanjo's government, not because it will constitute a distraction, as eager propagandists will like us to... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Lessons for Mugabe from BeijingJOHANNESBURG: They say you don’t win silver, you lose gold – but I celebrated t
Lessons for Mugabe from Beijing
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
JOHANNESBURG: They say you don’t win silver, you lose gold – but I celebrated the bronze medal won by Anaso Jobodwana, 23, in his 200m dash with the same intensity as I did the 400m gold medal won by Wayde van Niekerk, another South African, at the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Obama administration developing sanctions against China over cyberespionageWASHINGTON — The Obama administration is developing a package of unprecedented
Obama administration developing sanctions against China over cyberespionage
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is developing a package of unprecedented economic sanctions against Chinese companies and individuals who have benefited from their government's cyber theft of valuable U.S. trade secrets. The government has not... Read more
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WA Today
US working on cyber sanctions for ChinaChina's cyberhacking is a source of concern for the US government. Photo: AP
US working on cyber sanctions for China
WA Today / Posted yesterday
China's cyberhacking is a source of concern for the US government. Photo: AP Washington: The Obama administration is developing a package of unprecedented economic sanctions against Chinese companies and individuals who have benefited from their... Read more
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Canberra Times
US working on cyber sanctions for ChinaChina's cyberhacking is a source of concern for the US government. Photo: AP
US working on cyber sanctions for China
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
China's cyberhacking is a source of concern for the US government. Photo: AP Washington: The Obama administration is developing a package of unprecedented economic sanctions against Chinese companies and individuals who have benefited from their... Read more
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Brisbane Times
US working on cyber sanctions for ChinaChina's cyberhacking is a source of concern for the US government. Photo: AP
US working on cyber sanctions for China
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
China's cyberhacking is a source of concern for the US government. Photo: AP Washington: The Obama administration is developing a package of unprecedented economic sanctions against Chinese companies and individuals who have benefited from their... Read more
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The Age
US working on cyber sanctions for ChinaChina's cyberhacking is a source of concern for the US government. Photo: AP
US working on cyber sanctions for China
The Age / Posted yesterday
China's cyberhacking is a source of concern for the US government. Photo: AP Washington: The Obama administration is developing a package of unprecedented economic sanctions against Chinese companies and individuals who have benefited from their... Read more
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