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Kabul ready to start intra-Afghan peace talks with Taliban: Abdullah

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:46
A senior Afghan official tasked with leading the much-awaited intra-Afghan peace negotiations with the Taliban militant group says his team is ready to commence talks "at any moment" with the militants.
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Long lines as Iranian fuel arrives at Venezuela's gasoline stations

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:44
Fuel shipped from Iran has begun arriving at Venezuela's gasoline stations as the fifth cargo of an Iranian flotilla approached the Caribbean Sea and was expected to reach Venezuelan waters Sunday.
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Jordan warns UK, US of 'unprecedented danger' of Israel's land grab bid

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:44
Jordan's Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi has cautioned Britain and the United States against the "unprecedented danger" posed by an Israeli scheme to annex parts of the occupied Palestinian territory, urging the international community to step in.
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Islamic State Claims Blast That Killed Afghan Journalist, Technician

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:44
The Islamic State (IS) extremist group has claimed responsibility for a bomb blast that killed an Afghan journalist and a technician in a minibus carrying employees of a local television station.
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Hundreds More Captives Freed As Part Of Afghanistan-Taliban Prisoner Swap

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:44
The Afghan government and the Taliban have released more captives as part of a major prisoner swap ahead of formal peace talks aimed at ending the 18-year war.
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Ministry of Public Security to guide HKPF to end violence

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:43
Step by step, China's top legislature is accelerating the formulation of the highly anticipated national security law for Hong Kong, with more details emerging for the first time on how state-level authorities could coordinate with local authorities in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) in preventing, ending and punishing acts endangering national security, after the Ministry of Public Security vowed to give relevant
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HK prepared for US moves after national security law: HK finance secretary

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:43
Hong Kong has made long-term preparations for possible countermeasures launched by the US government on sectors including trade, finance and technology in response to the upcoming national security law for the special administrative region (SAR), Hong Kong's finance secretary told the Global Times on Friday. The city has the confidence as well as the strength to defend its own business and financial stability from
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China blasts US for seeking UN meeting on national security legislation for Hong Kong

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:43
China on Friday slammed the United States for demanding a video conference by the UN Security Council on national security legislation for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), calling the U.S. demand "utter nonsense" and urging Washington to "immediately stop the meaningless political maneuvers."
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HK govt rejects US statements as completely false

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:43
In response to the statement by President Trump on May 29 afternoon (about 3am, May 30, Hong Kong time) and comments by the United States (US) State Department over the last two days, a Government spokesman today (May 30) said:
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DPRK fully supports China's decision on national security legislation for Hong Kong

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:43
The Foreign Ministry of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has said that it fully supports China's decision on national security legislation for Hong Kong, the official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported Saturday.
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China's first domestically-built aircraft carrier conducting sea trials, training as planned: spokesperson

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:43
China's first domestically-built aircraft carrier, the Shandong, is conducting sea trials and training as planned, a spokesperson for the Ministry of National Defense said Friday.
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Chinese UN envoy urges U.S., Britain to immediately stop interfering in Hong Kong affairs

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:43
Zhang Jun, China's permanent representative to the United Nations, on Friday urged the United States and the United Kingdom (UK) to immediately stop interfering in Hong Kong affairs, immediately stop practices of hegemonism and power politics, and mind their own business, rather than provoking tensions and making troubles everywhere.
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Xi stresses significance of Civil Code, better protecting people's legitimate rights, interests

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:43
Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has emphasized the full recognition of the significance of the promulgation and implementation of the country's newly adopted Civil Code and better protection of the people's legitimate rights and interests in accordance with law.
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Britain may offer 'path to citizenship' to 2.9m Hong Kong residents

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:43
British officials have announced plans to offer extensive visa rights and a pathway to citizenship to nearly 3 million people in Britain's former colony of Hong Kong in reaction to a national security law approved by the Chinese city's legislative council.
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Chinese Grad Students Banned by Trump Order

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:43
Saying China uses grad students and researchers to illegally acquire intellectual property from the United States, President Donald Trump issued an executive order suspending their entry into the country.
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Remarks by President Trump on Actions Against China

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:42
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PLA expands high-altitude arsenal to address border threat

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:42
Since the Doklam standoff with India in 2017, the Chinese military has expanded its arsenal with weapons like the Type 15 tank, Z-20 helicopter and GJ-2 drone that should give China the advantage in high-altitude conflicts should they arise, Chinese analysts said on Sunday.
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US threats of sanctions fail to pressure HK

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:42
Officials in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) remain defiant over US threats to impose sanctions on the city following the adoption of a national security legislation for Hong Kong, as they mounted a fierce defense against what they call US' hypocrisy and double standard. They insisted that the city is not worried about the impact of potential US sanctions.
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US, UK attempts to discuss HK security bill at UN Security Council end in failure

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:42
Attempts made by the US and the UK to push the UN Security Council to discuss Hong Kong's national security legislation have ended in failure, with a Chinese envoy slamming it as intending to point fingers at the internal affairs of China for their own political purposes.
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HKSAR gov't voices deep regret over U.S. smearing China's legitimate rights to protect national security

Globalsecurity.org - Mon, 01/06/2020 - 02:42
China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government on Saturday voiced deep regret that the U.S. government continued to smear and demonize the legitimate rights and duty of China to safeguard national security in the HKSAR which is aimed at restoring stability to Hong Kong society.
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