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Macron presents French EU Council Presidency's priorities to EP

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:32
Addressing the European Parliament's (EP) plenary session in Strasbourg, France, on Wednesday, French President Emmanuel Macron outlined the priorities of his country's Presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU).
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6th Political Bureau Meeting of 8th C.C., WPK Held

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:32
The Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) convened its 6th Meeting of the 8th Central Committee at the office building of the Party Central Committee on January 19 to discuss and decide immediate work and important policy issues of the Party and the state.
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Amnesty to Be Granted in DPRK

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:32
The Standing Committee of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK decided to grant an amnesty to those who had been convicted of the crimes against the country and people, on the occasion of the 110th birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung and the 80th birth anniversary of Chairman Kim Jong Il.
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UN Security Council has no plan on discussions of sanctions against N.Korea: Chinese FM

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:32
The UN Security Council has no plans to discuss a draft resolution on sanctions against North Korea, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said on Wednesday, calling on members of the Security Council to focus on advancing the political settlement process of the Peninsula issue.
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Analysis: Why North Korea's Hypersonic Missile Test Is Troubling

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:32
Experts say North Korea's hypersonic missile is hard to track and intercept because of its ability to maneuver, leaving South Korea vulnerable to North Korea's missile attacks.
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North Korea Hints at New Nuclear, ICBM Tests

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:32
North Korea is hinting it will resume long-range missile and nuclear tests in response to what it calls the "intensifying hostile moves" of the United States.
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China, Russia, Iran to hold joint maritime exercise: report

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:31
China, Russia and Iran will hold a maritime joint exercise, media reported on Tuesday, citing the Russian navy's Pacific Fleet, without releasing a specific time for the drill.
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Top anti-corruption group meeting stresses zero tolerance for graft

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:31
Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Tuesday called for rigorous and unswerving efforts in further promoting full and strict Party governance and vowed zero tolerance on corruption at the 6th plenary session of the 19th Central Commission for Discipline Inspection of the Communist Party of China (CPC) which opened in Beijing on Tuesday.
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Chinese engine-equipped J-20 fighter proves plateau ability

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:31
Since China's J-20 stealth fighter jet switched to use domestically developed engines, the advanced warplane has proved its operability under extreme environments, including in regions at high altitude, under harsh cold weather and with high humidity and temperatures, a senior designer of the aircraft said on Wednesday.
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How China's National Security Law for Hong Kong Could Extend to Taiwan and Beyond

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:31
Analysts increasingly fear that Beijing's national security law, initially aimed at quelling dissent in Hong Kong, may be used to target people of any nationality or ethnicity who offend Chinese leaders.
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Hong Kong Independence Activist Released from Prison

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:31
Prominent Hong Kong independence activist Edward Leung was released from jail Wednesday after serving a four year sentence for taking part in a 2016 protest.
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Hong Kong independence activist Edward Leung released from jail, told to stay silent

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:31
Edward Leung, a prominent Hong Kong politician who advocated "separation" between the former British colony and mainland China, has been released at the end of a six-year jail term for "rioting" during 2016 unrest in Mong Kok.
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Contract supports F-35A maintenance and supply

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:30
Defence recently signed a five-year contract with BAE Systems Australia for the provision of support to Royal Australian Air Force F-35A Lightning II operations.
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Foreign and Defence Secretaries visit Australia for AUKMIN

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:30
The Foreign Secretary and Defence Secretary are in Australia for meetings with Foreign Minister Payne and Defence Minister Peter Dutton.
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Arakan Army, not military junta, run the show in Myanmar's Rakhine state

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:29
An armed ethnic group in Myanmar's western state of Rakhine has wrested administrative and judicial control from the country's military junta, which has been in power for almost one year, residents of the state told RFA.
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'Russian Missiles in Cuba & Venezuela': What's Behind Moscow's Hardball Rhetoric?

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:26
The Kremlin remarks about the possible deployments of Russian military assets in Cuba and Venezuela are highlighting the seriousness of the unfolding situation to Washington, says former Reagan administration official Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, adding that the entire problem could be solved by providing Russia with security guarantees.
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Russia Dumps $900 Million More in US Treasuries as Total Investment Hits Historic Low

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:24
Once one of the largest holders of US debt, Moscow has gradually whittled away at its T-Bill stocks and dollar holdings after 2014 over the crisis in Ukraine, switching to euros, yuans, gold and other alternative investments and stores of value.
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Biden Waited Too Long to Act on Russian Buildup at Ukraine Border, US Senators Say

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:24
A group of Republican U.S. senators called on the Biden administration Wednesday to adopt a tougher response to Russian President Vladimir Putin's threats to invade Ukraine.
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NATO Countries Urged to Supply More Weapons to Ukraine

Thu, 20/01/2022 - 08:24
Germany is under mounting pressure from European allies to drop its long-standing refusal to supply weapons to Ukraine to help the country to defend itself from a Russian attack.
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