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by | February 11, 2017 | 00:57

Unlike other encounters in which PLA aircraft have flown aggressively against US surveillance aircraft - for example a PLA fighter harassed a Navy P-8A Poseidon in 2014 - the incident may have been inadvertent. While the court a year ago largely rejected China's claims, new Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte has sought to mend ties with Beijing and the situation around the shoal has largely calmed down.

by | February 11, 2017 | 00:56

Bochenek told the TVN24 commercial news channel that Szydlo's injuries were "mainly bumps and bruises caused by her seat belt". The incident prompted security concerns after recent auto crashes involving the president and defence minister, but a government source said nothing pointed to any kind of attack.

by | February 11, 2017 | 00:53

The comments from Rouhani, a moderate expected to run for re-election later this year, come after the war of words between Iran and the United States spiked following Tehran's announcement of a ballistic missile test and Trump's controversial travel ban.

by | February 11, 2017 | 00:52

The group of senators also urged Trump to maintain current USA sanctions against Russian Federation. What is more concerning is that the treaty Trump denounced is considered a key step towards reducing and monitoring both countries' deployed nuclear weaponry.

by | February 11, 2017 | 00:49

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan signed a package of constitutional amendments which would establish presidential form of governance in the country if approved at a referendum, Erdogan's administration said Friday. The president's approval came eight days after the parliament sent the amendments for his approval after passing it by more than the 330-vote threshold needed to send it to a referendum.

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:16

The author is an OZY video producer who has reported from refugee camps in Myanmar. The operation was launched after the military claimed that Rohingya militants had attacked police border posts and killed nine officers. "We have to respect Myanmar's sovereignty", said Razali Ramli, from the 1Putera Club Malaysia, which helped organize the shipment along with a coalition of non-government organizations.

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:16

It's a game the players, supporters and coaches look forward to". And he believes locking horns with England at the Principality Stadium makes all the hard graft to become a professional rugby player worth it. "Whichever back row we go for in the end will be competitive and we think will be the right 23 for Wales ", Gustard said. So the challenge for a team to play away is to be better than that.

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:17

Six people were wounded Thursday when a Palestinian man stabbed and shot at market-goers in central Israel, police said. The suspect, a resident of the West Bank, was captured by officers with the gun used in the attack still in his possession, police say.

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:17

The Dow Jones Industrial Average.DJI fell 19.04 points, or 0.09 percent, to 20,052.42, the S&P 500.SPX lost 4.86 points, or 0.21 percent, to 2,292.56 and the Nasdaq Composite.IXIC dropped 3.21 points, or 0.06 percent, to 5,663.55. Analysts say market is reducing expectations for the number of USA interest rate hikes this year as well as for fiscal stimulus policies and tax cuts from President Donald Trump's administration.Goldman Sachs fell 1.1 percent and was the biggest drag on the Dow .The ...

by | February 09, 2017 | 01:02

Trump has pursued warmer relations with Russian Federation, but has been a vocal foe of Iran and the nuclear deal that saw Iran agree to curb nuclear enrichment in exchange for an easing of sanctions. His comments stem from "putting Iran on notice " as Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn noted, and Iran is also one of the countries whose citizens Trump aimed to ban from entering the United States .

by | February 09, 2017 | 01:01

The Security Council and the United Nations political mission in Afghanistan have joined Secretary-General António Guterres in condemning the deadly attack outside of the Supreme Court in Kabul . That has also led to civilian casualties a year ago, with Afghan and global airstrikes responsible for 250 deaths and 340 injuries - a doubling of the 2015 casualty count.

by | February 09, 2017 | 00:59

Yesterday night, Twitter VP of Engineering, Ed Ho took to the platform to announce the three new steps that are aimed at tackling abusive tweets and trolling. Twitter will not tolerate abuse and harassment, he said . Tweets that Twitter deems "potentially abusive" would need to be specifically sought out.

by | February 09, 2017 | 00:53

Buhari has extended his vacation in the U.K.to receive results of medical tests. The Katsina South lawmaker said that every Nigerian is aware of the zeal and passion President Buhari came into office with. Buhari is not the first Nigerian head of state to seek medical treatment overseas. Buhari's predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan, was sworn in after the death in 2010 of President Umaru Yar'Adua.

by | February 09, 2017 | 00:53

The Spokesperson for the group, Dr. Carl Oshodin, said the growing hunger occasioned by bad government policies had pauperised many Nigerians with no hope in sight to revamp the economy. In line with the commitment of One Voice Nigeria to ensure a peaceful and impactful protest, The 2face Foundation and partners engaged with the security agencies to resolve all major security concerns but treacherous gaps remain that we are unwilling to ignore .

by | February 09, 2017 | 00:48

Covering analysts often provide target price projections for company shares. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Gilead Sciences Inc . (NASDAQ:GILD) share price Jumped 0.07% to reach $72.39 during the last trading session. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This piece of content was originally reported by Community Financial News and is the property of of Community Financial News.

by | February 08, 2017 | 01:00

Data gathered by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse revealed between January 1980 and February 2015, found 4444 people have come forward with alleged incidents of child sexual abuse in relation to 93 Catholic Church authorities.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:59

Bygmalion allegedly charged 18.5 million euros to Sarkozy's rightwing party - which at the time was called the UMP, but has since been renamed the Republicans - instead of billing the president's campaign. Sarkozy has always denied the accusations. Fillon is now embroiled in his own scandal, after it emerged that he had employed family members in lucrative fake jobs with public funds.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:59

She has sat for 130 official portraits and in 2012 she became the second British monarch to celebrate a diamond jubilee. On Feb 6, 1952, a 25-year-old Princess Elizabeth ascendedo the throne, though she was not crowned until June 2, 1953.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:47

United Nations statistics for 2015 indicate that more than 3,500 civilians died in Afghanistan, with a quarter of fatalities among children. 2016 also saw the highest number yet of civilian casualties caused by air strikes - 590, of whom 250 were killed, the report said.

by | February 07, 2017 | 01:33

Forensic evidence found during a follow-up investigation also implicated Lewis, NYPD Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said. He is charged with second-degree murder. Cops said she had put up a "vicious fight" which left the killer's DNA under her fingernails. "She had the DNA under her nails, she had touch DNA on her back, and there was more DNA on the cellphone", which matching the sample Lewis provided.

by | February 07, 2017 | 01:33

The rapper had formerly claimed it was "important to have a direct line of communication with our future President if we truly want change". According to TMZ's sources, Kanye is very unhappy with President Trump's actions throughout his first few weeks in office.

by | February 07, 2017 | 01:29

A winter weather advisory was in effect, with snow expected to begin falling between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. all over MA on Tuesday , according to National Weather Service . Follow Perry on Twitter here . "However, even small amounts of freezing rain or freezing drizzle may cause significant travel problems". The precipitation is expected to end by Wednesday night.

by | February 07, 2017 | 01:29

A man has pleaded guilty to killing an American tourist and injuring five other people in attack in London's Russell Square. In March past year he had been referred for treatment for his mental health and his behaviour deteriorated leading up to the August attack.

by | February 07, 2017 | 01:31

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu follows with a White House meeting with Trump on February 15. Stoltenberg has taken a conciliatory approach to Trump , telling POLITICO last month he was "looking forward" to working with the president "on how to adapt North Atlantic Treaty Organisation".

by | February 06, 2017 | 01:19

The release of the videos would be unusual - the Pentagon is usually tight-lipped about raids such as these, as they are often carried out in secret by elite special operations forces. Central Command spokesman Colonel John Thomas said the video was pulled due to accusations that "we are putting out the information and trying to be deceptive.

by | February 06, 2017 | 01:19

Pence said: "The Iranians got a deal from the global community that again, the president and I and our administration think was a bad deal". "Well, we're evaluating that as we speak", he said. What do you think? "I obviously don't see this issue the same way as he does", McConnell said on CNN's " State of the Union " when asked about Trump's taped remarks.

by | February 06, 2017 | 01:15

Some 160 million voters are eligible to cast ballots across the five states, in what's seen as the first big electoral test for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party since his controversial move past year to scrap high-denomination currency notes.

by | February 06, 2017 | 01:15

Neil Powell and his men have won their third Cup Final of the Series and are looking unstoppable. We have a very good group of 12 where everyone contributes. Some of their players are moving on and you could see how motivated they were to win for them in their last tournament. New Zealand, which lost to Australia in the Olympic final, also advanced to the quarterfinals after three wins, as did Russian Federation.

by | February 05, 2017 | 01:59

But the Foreign Ministry in Moscow claims Ukraine forces have violated the Geneva Convention, accusing Kiev of what it calls "barbarism". Ukrainian authorities and pro-Russian separatists accused each other on Thursday of carrying out fresh artillery attacks on frontline residential areas in eastern Ukraine, resulting in civilian casualties on both sides.

by | February 05, 2017 | 01:59

Syrian soldiers stand guard as Syrians visit the Aleppo Citadel on January 22, 2017, a month after Syrian government forces retook the northern city from rebel fighters. Russia, Turkey and Iran are acting as the guarantors of the latest ceasefire in Syria, which went into force in late December 2016. Kazakhstan's Foreign Ministry says the co-sponsors of the Syrian peace talks will meet in Astana on February 6 to monitor implementation of the cease-fire in the war-torn Middle Eastern country.