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    Passage of Magna Carta of seafarers pushed
    Jul04

    Passage of Magna Carta of seafarers pushed

    DUBAI–Senator and acting labor committee chairman Edgardo “Sonny” Angara called for the immediate passage of Senate Bill 214, known as An Act Instituting the Magna Carta of Filipino Seafarers, which seeks to guarantee fundamental rights, benefits and comprehensive protection for the thousands of sea-based Filipino workers worldwide. “Filipino...

    Philippine officials say China island-building in full swing
    Jul04

    Philippine officials say China island-building in full swing

    PUERTO PRINCESA, Philippines— China is pressing ahead with the construction of artificial islands on at least two reefs that are also claimed by the Philippines in an increasingly tense territorial dispute, Filipino officials said, despite Beijing’s pronouncement that some work would end soon. Mayor Eugenio Bito-onon of Kalayaan islands,...

    Ukranian far-right protesters demand end to Minsk deal
    Jul04

    Ukranian far-right protesters demand end to Minsk deal

    Hundreds of far-right protesters in Ukraine have gathered outside the parliament building to demand an end to the Minsk agreement. …read more Source:...

    AIC’s Amb. Thomas Pickering discusses Iran nuclear negotiations and non-proliferation in exclusive interview — American Iranian Council
    Jul04

    AIC’s Amb. Thomas Pickering discusses Iran nuclear negotiations and non-proliferation in exclusive interview — American Iranian Council

    Originally published in The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. By Dan Drollette Jr. Diplomat Thomas R. Pickering draws upon his 40 years of experience in the US State Department to give the Bulletin’s Dan Drollette Jr. his take on a wide range of current affairs—such as the progress of negotiations with Iran over its nuclear capabilities,...

    Russia slams Ukraine failure on talks with rebels
    Jul03

    Russia slams Ukraine failure on talks with rebels

    MOSCOW: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday said Ukraine’s perceived failure to agree with rebels on implementing a peace deal was “alarming” and urged the West to pressure Kiev. “The situation is alarming because we’re witnessing a tendency, if you will,” Russia’s top diplomat told reporters. “Starting with a state...

    Ukraine routinely passes up chances of peace: Russia
    Jul03

    Ukraine routinely passes up chances of peace: Russia

    Russia’s foreign minister has accused Ukraine of routinely missing the opportunity of reaching an agreement with pro-Moscow forces on the implementation of the Minsk peace deal. …read more Source: Iran...

    Ukraine routinely passes up chances of peace: Russia
    Jul03

    Ukraine routinely passes up chances of peace: Russia

    Russia accuses Ukraine of routinely missing the opportunity of coming to terms with pro-Russians. …read more Source:...

    Russia says Kiev`s refusal to negotiate with rebels `alarming`
    Jul03

    Russia says Kiev`s refusal to negotiate with rebels `alarming`

    NNA – (AFP) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday said Ukraine`s perceived failure to agree with rebels on implementing a peace deal was “alarming” and urged the West to pressure Kiev. “Th …read more Source: National News...

    Rebels withdraw from key frontline village: Kiev
    Jul03

    Rebels withdraw from key frontline village: Kiev

    Pro-Russian fighters have withdrawn from a strategic frontline village, Ukraine’s military reported, although some troops doubted whether the surprise retreat and lull in fighting would last …read more Source: The Daily...

    Dutch back UN tribunal for Malaysia Airlines crash
    Jul03

    Dutch back UN tribunal for Malaysia Airlines crash

    Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte says he supports moves to set up an international tribunal to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysian Airlines plane over Ukraine last year …read more Source: The Daily...

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