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    China confirms its carrier held drills in South China Sea
    Jan03

    China confirms its carrier held drills in South China Sea

    BEIJING (AP) — China confirmed that its aircraft carrier has for the first time conducted drills in the South China Sea with a formation of other warships and fighter jets, a move that could raise concerns among its neighbors. The Defense Ministry said several J-15 fighter jets took off and landed from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier...

    US vows to CRUSH Russia as ‘2017 will be year of the OFFENSIVE’ with Putin
    Jan03

    US vows to CRUSH Russia as ‘2017 will be year of the OFFENSIVE’ with Putin

    VLADIMIR Putin has been warned he is doomed to failure in Ukraine and that 2017 will be a year of anti-Russian aggression. …read more Source:...

    Deputy FM: EU should not hesitate to cooperate with East
    Jan03

    Deputy FM: EU should not hesitate to cooperate with East

    The European Union “should not wait” to cooperate with countries to its east, such as Ukraine and Georgia, said Polish deputy Foreign Minister Konrad Szymański. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Start-ups take aim at errant drones
    Jan03

    Start-ups take aim at errant drones

    (Reuters) – A boom in consumer drone sales has spawned a counter-industry of start-ups aiming to stop drones flying where they shouldn’t, by disabling them or knocking them out of the sky.Dozens of start-up firms are developing techniques – from deploying birds of prey to firing gas through a bazooka – to take on unmanned...

    Pro Wrestling League: Haryana avenge last season’s loss with 4-3 win over Mumbai
    Jan03

    Pro Wrestling League: Haryana avenge last season’s loss with 4-3 win over Mumbai

    Haryana Hammers avenged their last season’s twin defeats against defending champions Mumbai with a 4-3 victory in the inaugural match of the second edition of the Pro Wrestling League on Monday. After Rajnesh, Abdusalam Gadisov, Sofia Mattson gave Haryana a 3-2 lead with contrasting wins over their respective opponents from the Mumbai...

    LATEST NEWS FROM UKRAINE
    Jan03

    LATEST NEWS FROM UKRAINE

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that the country has managed to overcome economic hardships, restore growth and start increasing income of Ukrainians. We proceed from belt tightening to gradual increase of Ukrainians income. There ar…(Приводів для оптимізму сьогодні більше, ніж рік тому. Легко ще не буде, але й найгірше в...

    Ukraine lawmaker sparks scandal by shooting man in leg
    Jan03

    Ukraine lawmaker sparks scandal by shooting man in leg

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – New Year’s Eve passed off peacefully enough in war-torn Ukraine — until a senior lawmaker shot a man in the leg during a testosterone-charged road rage incident. …read more Source: The China...

    New Congress prepares to undo Obamacare, weigh Trump personnel picks
    Jan03

    New Congress prepares to undo Obamacare, weigh Trump personnel picks

    A new, Republican-controlled US Congress convenes on Tuesday eager to repeal major portions of President Barack Obama’s healthcare law and roll back environmental and financial industry regulations, but could quickly become embroiled in fights over President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet choices. Despite his promise to unite a deeply...

    Rafael Nadal Is Happy to Be Back in Competitions Again
    Jan03

    Rafael Nadal Is Happy to Be Back in Competitions Again

    Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal expressed his happiness on Monday at being back in competitions, just hours before playing his first match at the Brisbane International in Australia against the Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov on Tuesday. …read more Source: Latin American Herald...

    Insecurity is cash cow for Europe’s defense firms
    Jan03

    Insecurity is cash cow for Europe’s defense firms

    After a decade of slashing defense budgets, European leaders are about to start investing significantly more in arms, citing “a challenging geopolitical environment.” A resurgent Russia on Europe’s eastern flank, increased terrorism on the Continent and an incoming U.S. president who has questioned America’s commitment to NATO may...