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    US defence chief warns of conflict in S. China Sea
    Nov08

    US defence chief warns of conflict in S. China Sea

    SIMI VALLEY: US defence secretary Ashton Carter on Saturday warned that land reclamation efforts and a military build-up in the South China Sea could lead to conflict between nations in the region. Speaking at a defence forum at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in California, the Pentagon chief also said America was adapting its military...

    Nations across Asia-Pacific watching China’s maritime actions: Ashton Carter
    Nov08

    Nations across Asia-Pacific watching China’s maritime actions: Ashton Carter

    US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter who led a delegation to India raised the issue during his recent visit. Stating that nations across the Asia-Pacific are watching China’s actions in areas like the maritime domain and cyberspace, Defence Secretary Ashton Carter has said that the US is working with its allies to ensure the peace and...

    MH17 families plan Dutch memorial for victims
    Nov08

    MH17 families plan Dutch memorial for victims

    THE HAGUE: The families who lost loved ones in the shooting down of flight MH17 Saturday began voting on where to build a national memorial in the Netherlands to honour the dead. Three proposals were unveiled Saturday for monuments to remember the 298 people, mostly Dutch nationals, killed in the 2014 air disaster. Dutch-led investigators...

    Ukraine famine memorial unveiled in US capital
    Nov08

    Ukraine famine memorial unveiled in US capital

    WASHINGTON: A monument commemorating the millions of Ukrainians who died during a Soviet-era famine was unveiled in the US capital Saturday, in a ceremony that brought back horrific memories for survivors. “It’s terrible, I will never forget,” 90-year-old Alla Gromow, in a wheelchair, said as she recalled how neighbors engaged...

    Russia to Send 44 Planes to Egypt to Repatriate Tourists
    Nov08

    Russia to Send 44 Planes to Egypt to Repatriate Tourists

    Russia will on Saturday send 44 planes to repatriate its nationals from two Egyptian Red Sea resorts, the Russian Federal Air Transport Agency said as suspicions grow that a bomb caused last weekend’s plane crash. Moscow has said a total of 78,000 of its nationals are currently on holiday in Egypt. “For security reasons, only hand...

    Ukraine famine memorial unveiled in US capital
    Nov08

    Ukraine famine memorial unveiled in US capital

    A monument commemorating the millions of Ukrainians who died during a Soviet-era famine was unveiled in the US capital Saturday, in a ceremony that brought back horrific memories for survivors. …read more Source: The Times of...

    Russia sending 44 planes to Egypt to repatriate tourists
    Nov08

    Russia sending 44 planes to Egypt to repatriate tourists

    Russia will send 44 planes to repatriate its nationals from two Egyptian Red Sea resorts, the Russian Federal Air Transport Agency said as suspicions grow that a bomb caused last weekend’s plane crash. Thirty empty planes will be sent to Hurghada, and 14 will be sent to Sharm el-Sheikh, the Rosaviatsya agency said in a statement. Moscow has...

    Ukraine famine memorial unveiled in US capital
    Nov08

    Ukraine famine memorial unveiled in US capital

    A monument commemorating the millions of Ukrainians who died during a Soviet-era famine was unveiled in the US capital on Saturday, in a ceremony that brought back horrific memories for survivors. “It’s terrible, I will never forget,” 90-year-old Alla Gromow, in a wheelchair, said as she recalled how neighbours engaged in...

    US navigation moves in South China Sea will continue: Defence Secretary Carter
    Nov08

    US navigation moves in South China Sea will continue: Defence Secretary Carter

    The United States will conduct freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea again, US Defence Secretary Ash Carter said in a speech on Saturday, although he gave no timeline for any such actions. Carter’s comments, delivered at a defence forum at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in California, came at the close of a trip to...

    Kiev completes arms pullout from eastern front
    Nov08

    Kiev completes arms pullout from eastern front

    PISKI, Ukraine: Ukraine s military said on Saturday it had finished withdrawing its light weapons from the eastern frontline with pro-Russia rebels, w …read more Source: The News...

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