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China seizes US Navy underwater drone in global waters: Pentagon

China seizes US Navy underwater drone in global waters: Pentagon

Unlike the Admiral, Harry Kazianis doesn't believe that China's or any other nation's provocations with Trump will result in significant damages to diplomatic affairs or threats to civilians. He said the Bowditch carries some small arms, but that no shots were fired. A Chinese naval ship snatched an undersea vessel away from a U.S. Navy research ship Thursday in the South China Sea, a move nearly certain to ratchet up tensions in the already-fraught region.


ASEAN Foreign Ministers briefed on developments in Rakhine

ASEAN Foreign Ministers briefed on developments in Rakhine

The yellow boxes highlight razed structures. At least 86 people have been killed, according to state media, and the United Nations estimates 27,000 members of the largely stateless Rohingya minority have fled across the border from Rakhine into Bangladesh.


13 killed as Indonesian air force's plane crashes in Papua

13 killed as Indonesian air force's plane crashes in Papua

It had taken off from the city of Timika before crashing near its destination of Wamena at around 6.15am local time. Air force chief of staff Agus Supriatna told MetroTV that bad weather was suspected to have caused the crash. It was the third air accident in Indonesia in less than a month. Indonesian soldiers examining the Hercules military plane A-1334 that crashed in Wamena on 18 December, 2016.


Mass Shooters Like Dylann Roof Rarely Get Sentenced To Death

Mass Shooters Like Dylann Roof Rarely Get Sentenced To Death

It's now up to jurors to mull the guilt or innocence of a man charged with slaying nine black worshippers during Bible study at a SC church. Roof is facing different charges in the two systems for the killings in Charleston. CHARLESTON, S.C.: As closing arguments got underway in the hate crimes trial of Dylann Roof, US prosecutors described the warm welcome the white supremacist was given at a black church in SC and how worshipers had their eyes closed in prayer when the accused gunman ...


United Nations nuclear watchdog chief to visit Iran

United Nations nuclear watchdog chief to visit Iran

Describing Iran's nuclear case as one of the most important and time-consuming cases of the IAEA, President Rouhani said: "Settling Iran's nuclear case, eliminating ambiguities and closing the complex case of PMD by the IAEA were great steps that established trust".



Evacuation from east Aleppo back on track

On Sunday some buses, as well as Red Crescent vehicles, reached the entrance to the villages in Idlib province, which are besieged by insurgents. Pictures and videos posted online by Idlib residents and activists show buses ablaze on the side of a road in Idlib province, northwest Syria.