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If China puts troops in Hong Kong, US should end the city's trade status, US commission recommends...
Washington should end the special economic status granted to Hong Kong if China deploys its military forces in the city, a congressional body warned on Thursday.The US-China Economic and Security Review Commission also called for US export control measure
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-11-14 15:44 UTC
As Hong Kong descends into chaos, China mulls its options...
A sharp escalation of violence in Hong Kong is once again raising the question of how China's central government will respond: Will it intervene, or allow the chaos to persist? ... Click to Continue
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-11-13 05:59 UTC
Britain says it is concerned by escalation of violence in Hong Kong...
Britain's Foreign Office said on Monday it was concerned about the escalation of violence between protesters and police in Hong Kong and urged both sides to find a way forward.'
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-11-11 17:17 UTC
Boris Johnson will win, and Britain will at last move on...
For the fourth time in as many years, the United Kingdom is going to the polls.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-11-04 06:24 UTC
North Korea touts new 'Smart TV' in state propaganda...
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North Korea has developed a new media technology that could be similar to smart TV, a traditional television set with integrated Internet and interactive features, according to state propaganda.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-30 17:06 UTC
Married Priests? Women Deacons? Pope Francis Could Upend Centuries of Roman Catholic Tradition...
A gathering of 181 bishops voted on 120 recommendations presented to the pontiff
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-27 00:35 UTC
US may now keep some troops in Syria, Kurds throw rotten potatoes at exiting troops...
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. may leave some forces in Syria to secure oil fields and make sure they don't fall into the hands of a resurgent Islamic State, Defense Secretary Mark Esper ...
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-21 23:34 UTC
Hong Kong descends into chaos again as protesters defy ban...
HONG KONG — Hong Kong streets descended into chaotic scenes following an unauthorized pro-democracy rally Sunday, as protesters set up roadblocks and torched businesses, and police responded with tear gas and a water cannon. Protesters tossed firebo
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-21 01:30 UTC
The Queen's Speech to Parliament - 10-14-19 PDF...
This Queen’s Speech delivers on my promise as Prime Minister to get this amazingcountry of ours moving again. People are tired of stasis, gridlock and waiting forchange. They don’t want to wait for improvements in their hospitals. They don’t wantto wait for their streets to be made safer. They
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-15 15:56 UTC
WATCH: Queen Elizabeth Tells Parliament That Going Thru With BREXIT Is Her "Priority"...
Queen Elizabeth II told Parliament that her "priority" is to honor the will of British patriots and go through with leaving the European Union. God save the Queen! WATCH: The post WATCH: Queen Elizabeth Tells Parliament That Going Thru With BREXIT
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-15 15:54 UTC
'LeBron James Is The One Who Seems Misinformed About The Situation In Hong Kong,' Human Rights Professor Says...
LeBron James, not Daryl Morey, is the one who's misinformed about the situation in Hong Kong.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-15 15:53 UTC
LeBron James no longer King James for Hong Kong protesters...
HONG KONG (AP) — When the ball smashed into a photo of LeBron James' face stuck above the hoop and dropped into the basket, the Hong Kong protesters cheered.His standing took a hit from...
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-15 15:52 UTC
US preparing to evacuate troops from northern Syria...
Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the United States is preparing to evacuate approximately 1,000 U.S. troops form northern Syria as quickly as possible.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-13 15:25 UTC
Syria: Hundreds of 'IS' supporters freed in Turkish incursion...
Clashes between Turkey and Kurdish fighters allowed some 950 terrorist sympathizers to flee a guarded camp in Syria. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for an immediate halt to the fighting.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-13 15:23 UTC
Trump says he's an 'island of one' on Syria...
Trump announced that he had directed $50 million in emergency aid for Syria to support Christians and other religious minorities there.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-13 14:36 UTC
Turkish forces intensify bombardment around Syrian town...
Turkish forces stepped up their bombardment around a town in northeast Syria on Saturday, the fourth day of an offensive against a Kurdish militia, after U.S. troops in the region came under artillery fire from Turkish positions.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-12 07:08 UTC
Turkey mistakenly bombs US Special Forces in Syria attack: Report...
The Turkish military shelled U.S. Special Forces during an operation that was an apparent mistake.
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-12 06:44 UTC
No, We're Not Selling Out the Syrian Kurds. But We Should Mediate Their Conflict With Turkey....
Caught up in a conflict between long-standing NATO ally Turkey and a recently engaged Kurdish tactical partner in Syria, the Trump administration has accommodated the... Read More The post No, We're Not Selling Out the Syrian Kurds. But We Should Medi
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-12 06:39 UTC
The myths surrounding the US and the Kurds...
Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill are steaming mad at President Trump's decision to relocate a few dozen U.S. forces away from the Syrian-Turkish border. Lawmakers are demanding briefings from administration officials about what factors went i
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-12 06:37 UTC
Report: Lindsey Graham Undercut Own Support for Kurds During Prank Call...
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), who has criticized President Donald Trump's decision to pull U.S. troops out of northern Syrian because of its impact on the Kurds, reportedly privately undercut his own support for the ethnic group during what he believed
By Anonymous Submission on 2019-10-12 06:35 UTC
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