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Doklam standoff: Worry of accidental escalation looms large

Doklam standoff: Worry of accidental escalation looms large

It said that India's claim that Dokalam is a disputed area between China and Bhutan is against the truth and law. China urged India to immediately pull back the trespassing troops to the Indian side of the boundary and called on them to swiftly address the situation in a proper manner to restore peace and tranquility in the border region, Ren Guoqiang, a spokesperson for the defense ministry said in a statement posted on its website late Thursday night.


Authorities looking for 6-year-old Lakeland boy

Authorities looking for 6-year-old Lakeland boy

Adam Roach, six (left and right), who has special needs was found dead in a retention pond just 50 feet from his home in Lakeland, Florida. The search for Roach lasted nearly seven hours, with sheriff K9 units, a helicopter and community volunteers are taking part.


US, Japan, Australia urge world to pressure North Korea

US, Japan, Australia urge world to pressure North Korea

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has skipped a dinner in the Philippines for foreign ministers that North Korea's top diplomat attended. Further, the U.S. Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) acting Spokesperson Robespierre Bolivar said the framework COC is expected to be adopted at the ASEAN China Ministerial Meeting slated here on August 6.



China, ASEAN Approve Draft South China Sea Code of Conduct

The three countries have no claims in the South China Sea but have been criticizing China's sweeping claims that may pose a threat to freedom of navigation and overflight in the area where about $5 trillion in goods pass through annually.


Wenger suggests delay in Arsenal duo's deals are his fault

Wenger suggests delay in Arsenal duo's deals are his fault

You can choose from a range of formations and even experiment with players in unusual positions. "His power will play a part but it's not the only thing". The free signing from Schalke 04 netted Arsenal's equaliser after Victor Moses put Chelsea ahead just after the break. The shootout victory then handed them a ninth straight victory at Wembley since 2014, and Wenger's seventh Community Shield win.


Korea to Halt Tests as Global Pressure Mounts

Korea to Halt Tests as Global Pressure Mounts

Tillerson is in Manila for a meeting of the 10-nation ASEAN regional bloc, but all eyes will be on his one-on-one talks with his counterparts from Washington's great power rivals, Russian Federation and China . In the same breath, he called on ASEAN to stand up to "non-regional forces" that want to "stir up trouble" in Southeast Asia, particularly the South China Sea .