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    China won’t allow bullying from US on Taiwan: Chinese media
    Jan10

    China won’t allow bullying from US on Taiwan: Chinese media

    Beijing [China], Jan. 10: Calling the recent U.S- Taiwan engagement an orchestrated show, the Chinese Media has said that Beijing won’t allow any bullying from Washington on the Taiwan question. Beijing surely hopes to keep a stable relationship with Washington, but it won’t allow any bullying from the US over the Taiwan question,...

    US blacklists Putin ally, alleged Litvinenko killers
    Jan10

    US blacklists Putin ally, alleged Litvinenko killers

    WASHINGTON: The United States on Monday blacklisted Russian President Vladimir Putin’s reputed top enforcer and the prime suspects in the murder of ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko in London a decade ago. The US Treasury added Russia’s senior federal investigator Alexander Bastrykin and alleged assassins Andrei Lugovoi and Dmitri Kovtun to...

    Move over Washington, Moscow is coming to the Philippines
    Jan10

    Move over Washington, Moscow is coming to the Philippines

    THE election of President Rodrigo Duterte has brought a geopolitical shift to the Philippines. No longer is the United States influencing the region as it once did, leaving space for Russia and China to fill the void. The Philippines has endured a long relationship with the U.S., but Duterte changed the outlook of his country with a series of...

    Iran Nuclear Deal: Alive or Dead?
    Jan10

    Iran Nuclear Deal: Alive or Dead?

    Though every Republican in Congress voted against the Iran nuclear deal, “Tearing it up … is not going to happen,” says Sen. Bob Corker, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee. Hopefully, the chairman speaks for the president-elect. During the campaign, Donald Trump indicated as much, saying that, though the U.S. got jobbed in the...

    US blacklists Putin ally, alleged Litvinenko killers
    Jan10

    US blacklists Putin ally, alleged Litvinenko killers

    WASHINGTON: The United States on Monday blacklisted Russian President Vladimir Putin’s reputed top enforcer and the prime suspects in the murder of ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko in London a decade ago. The US Treasury added Russia’s senior federal investigator Alexander Bastrykin and alleged assassins Andrei Lugovoi and Dmitri Kovtun to...

    Belarus to Allow Visa-free Entry for Short Trips for 80 Countries
    Jan10

    Belarus to Allow Visa-free Entry for Short Trips for 80 Countries

    Belarus will allow visa-free entry for citizens of 80 countries, including the United States and members of the European Union, for visits of up to five days, according to a presidential decree signed on Monday. The decree comes as the former Soviet republic is seeking to improve its image in the West and rely less on ally Russia. The relaxed...

    Canada invests $46 million in University of Victoria ocean science facility
    Jan10

    Canada invests $46 million in University of Victoria ocean science facility

    VICTORIA — While humans have mapped the surfaces of the moon and Mars, our own deep sea remains largely a mystery — but Ocean Networks Canada is working to change that. The University of Victoria facility has pioneered ocean observatories in the Strait of Georgia, along coastal British Columbia and in the Arctic that stream live data and video...

    Obama Admin Sanctions Five Russians Over Human Rights Abuses
    Jan10

    Obama Admin Sanctions Five Russians Over Human Rights Abuses

    The Obama administration unveiled sanctions on five Russian individuals on Monday in connection with human rights abuses. The State and Treasury Departments announced the updates to the list of individuals subject to sanctions related to the Magnitsky Act on Monday afternoon. Five Russian individuals, among them Aleksandr Bastrykin, a close aide...

    It’s time to give Cuba the credit it deserves for its global medical accomplishments
    Jan10

    It’s time to give Cuba the credit it deserves for its global medical accomplishments

    In this March 27, 2014 photo, Omar Fernandez, a Cuban doctor, examines a patient at a medical center in the Petare shanty town of Caracas, Venezuela. Cuban doctors offer free emergency, ophthalmology and pediatric care, as well as minimally invasive surgical procedures. Some also minister to gunshot victims and drug and alcohol addicts. (AP...

    Turkey remains steadfast on policy towards Crimea
    Jan09

    Turkey remains steadfast on policy towards Crimea

    The current dialogue with Russia offers the chance to resolve many conflicts, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at a conference in Ankara on Jan. 9. However, he stressed that cooperation …read more Source: Big News...