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    China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles: US officials
    Feb22

    China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles: US officials

    File – Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy on May 21, 2015. Photo: US Navy via Reuters WASHINGTON: China, in an early test of US...

    Dutch Labor exits stage left
    Feb22

    Dutch Labor exits stage left

    GRONINGEN, Netherlands — Set aside, for the moment, the surging far-right leader Geert Wilders or the incumbent, liberal Mark Rutte fighting to hold on to the prime ministership. The other big story of the Dutch election next month is the collapse of the mainstream left. It goes a long way to explain why this country’s politics...

    Maxine Waters: Trump’s Administration, Associates Are ‘a Bunch of Scumbags’
    Feb22

    Maxine Waters: Trump’s Administration, Associates Are ‘a Bunch of Scumbags’

    Tuesday on MSNBC’s “All In,” Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) discussed the Russian hacking during the 2016 presidential election and disputed reports about the Trump campaign’s contact with Russia. Waters said members of President Donald Trump’s administration and several of Trump’s associates were “a bunch of scumbags.” Partial...

    Russia, Ukraine clash over tribute to UN ambassador
    Feb22

    Russia, Ukraine clash over tribute to UN ambassador

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    No Clear Cause for Russian UN Ambassador’s Sudden Death
    Feb22

    No Clear Cause for Russian UN Ambassador’s Sudden Death

    New York City’s medical examiners have failed to determine what caused the sudden death this week of Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin. The medical examiners concluded that further study, which usually includes toxicology tests and other screenings, would be needed before they could say why Churkin died...

    No Clear Cause for Russian UN Ambassador’s Sudden Death
    Feb22

    No Clear Cause for Russian UN Ambassador’s Sudden Death

    New York City’s medical examiners have failed to determine what caused the sudden death this week of Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin. The medical examiners concluded that further study, which usually includes toxicology tests and other screenings, would be needed before they could say why Churkin died...

    Top seed Nishikori suffers shock first-round loss in Rio
    Feb22

    Top seed Nishikori suffers shock first-round loss in Rio

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Top seed Kei Nishikori crashed out of the Rio de Janeiro Open on Tuesday after suffering a 6-4, 6-3 first-round loss to Brazils Thomaz Bellucci.The Japanese world number five, who was stunned by unseeded Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov in the Argentina Open final two days ago, was broken in the first game en route...

    Ukraine calls from more sanctions as Russia endorses passports issued to rebels by separatist authorities
    Feb22

    Ukraine calls from more sanctions as Russia endorses passports issued to rebels by separatist authorities

    …read more Source: The Indian...

    US warns of new Chinese missile launchpads in South China Sea
    Feb22

    US warns of new Chinese missile launchpads in South China Sea

    WASHINGTON: China is nearly finished building almost two dozen structures on artificial islands in the South China Sea that appear designed to house long-range surface-to-air missiles, two US officials told Reuters. The development is likely to raise questions about whether and how the United States will respond, given its vows to take a tough...

    U.S officials: China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles
    Feb22

    U.S officials: China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles

    WASHINGTON: China, in an early test of U.S. President Donald Trump, is nearly finished building almost two dozen structures on artificial islands in the South China Sea that appear designed to house long-range surface-to-air missiles, two U.S. officials told Reuters. The development is likely to raise questions about whether and how the United...