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WFP staffer shot and killed in Yemen

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:45
A long-serving staffer with the UN World Food Programme (WFP) has been shot and killed in Yemen.
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WFP: 'Urgent action is needed' to end growing humanitarian crisis in Sahel

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:44
The ongoing conflict in Sudan is impacting food security and migration across West and Central Africa, depleting scarce resources, exacerbating inter-communal tensions and putting major stress on the already underfunded humanitarian response, the World Food Programme (WFP) said on Friday.
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Marine Corps Releases Command Investigation Into the MV-22B Osprey Mishap in California on June 8, 2022

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:44
The investigation into the cause of the Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 364, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing MV-22B Osprey mishap in Glamis, California, on June 8, 2022, is complete. We have provided the results of the investigation to the families of our fallen Marines and provided all available resources to them during this difficult time.
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USS Ramage (DDG 61) Arrives in Durrës, Albania

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:44
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61) - part of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 12, Gerald R. Ford CSG, arrived in Durrës, Albania for a regularly scheduled port visit July 20, 2023.
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Navy SEALs Enhance Maritime Dominance with Partner Forces in Colombia

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:43
East-Coast-Based Naval Special Warfare Operators (SEAL) showcased their capabilities and strengthened international partnerships during their participation in the multinational exercise UNITAS 64. As part of the exercise, SEALs trained alongside partner nation special operations forces in submarine operations, visit, board, search, and seizure (VBSS), and close quarters combat (CQC), reaffirming the importance of collaboration in maritime defense strategies.
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Here comes the son

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:42
Prime Minister Hun Sen had been grooming him for years. And in December 2021, he finally declared that his eldest son - the foreign-educated military general, Hun Manet - would one day succeed him as Cambodia's next prime minister.
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Hun Sen says son could be installed as prime minister within weeks of election

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:42
Prime Minister Hun Sen told a Chinese television station that his eldest son could become prime
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Cambodia's Hun Sen Hints Son Will Become PM After Election

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:42
As Hun Manet, eldest son of longtime Prime Minister Hun Sen, wrapped up the ruling Cambodian People's Party's (CPP) campaign on Friday, his father hinted that his son, a West Point graduate, could become the prime minister just after Sunday's unopposed election.
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Thai Election Victor, Move Forward Party, on Brink of Losing Bid for Government

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:41
The party that won Thailand's general election in May stands a good chance of being left out of the country's next government when parliament meets again next week to pick a prime minister, analysts say, raising fears of a return of mass protests.
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MSF Says Operations in Sudan's Khartoum May Cease After Attack

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:41
Doctors Without Borders in Sudan warned Friday that it may end operations at a hospital in the capital, Khartoum, after 18 of its workers were "aggressively assaulted," as conflict rages in the country.
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India-China Military Buildup Threatens Fragile Himalayan Ecosystems

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:41
Environmental activists and experts are increasingly concerned about the impact that military activity by India, China and Pakistan is having on the unique biodiversity and pristine ecosystems of Ladakh, an Indian-administered region high in the Himalayas.
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Children forcibly separated from mothers at Syria's Al Hol, warns top rights expert

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:40
A UN-appointed independent expert expressed deep concern on Friday over the distressing treatment of children being held apparently indefinitely in prison-like conditions in northeast Syria, where they are forcibly separated from their mothers.
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Myanmar's shadow government sets up crypto bank to block money flow to junta

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:40
Myanmar's shadow National Unity Government said Thursday that it is ready to launch an online bank that uses cryptocurrency in an effort to disrupt the flow of foreign currency to banks run by the ruling military junta, including the country's central bank.
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India and Sri Lanka to Strengthen Economic Partnership

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:39
India and Sri Lanka boosted their economic partnership by signing a series of agreements on energy, trade and connectivity projects following talks between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe in New Delhi on Friday.
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Value Of Defence Production

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:39
The value of defence production has crossed the figure of Rs one lakh crore for the first time ever during financial year 2022-23
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Sunni Cleric Voices Support for Women Defying Hijab Rules

Globalsecurity.org - Sat, 22/07/2023 - 10:38
A prominent Sunni cleric in Iran voiced support Friday for women who defy rules mandating they wear a hijab in public, saying such women are expressing their discontent and "demonstrating civil disobedience."
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