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PLA, US Military to Work Together

PLA, US Military to Work Together

General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the highest-ranking military officer of the United States Armed Forces, traveled to Beijing to meet with his approximate Chinese counterpart Fang Fenghui, chief of the Joint Staff Department of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) and one of China's highest ranking military officials.


Trump says ending two CEO advisory panels: tweet

Trump says ending two CEO advisory panels: tweet

The member described Trump's defiant press conference on Tuesday as a "tripwire". The president created the forum as a way to get input on how to create jobs and spur economic growth. "It's clear that President Trump's Manufacturing Council was never an effective means for delivering real policy that lifts working families and his remarks today were the last straw", the labor chief said in a statement on behalf of himself and Lee.


Grenfell fire: Terms of reference published

Grenfell fire: Terms of reference published

Grenfell Tower was part of a deprived housing estate in the London borough of Kensington and Chelsea, one of the richest areas in the country. Jocelyn Cockburn, joint head of civil liberties, said: 'It is seriously in doubt that these terms of reference will satisfy the government's legal obligations to investigate the full circumstances surrounding the Grenfell fire.


Saudi Arabia says it will welcome Qatari pilgrims during Hajj season

Saudi Arabia says it will welcome Qatari pilgrims during Hajj season

Saudi Arabia and the UAE attempted to host the Taliban before the hard-line militant group set up an office in Qatar, a former fighter turned mediator has said. Qatari foreign minister said on July 31 that the crisis should be solved through diplomacy without touching Qatar's sovereignty and made it clear that Qatar will not accept any demands that are not in line with global law.