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Tillerson urges China to curb oil supply to N

Tillerson urges China to curb oil supply to N

The South Korean military established a "decapitation" brigade Friday created to eliminate North Korea's leadership in case of an emergency on the peninsula, defense ministry officials revealed. A draft U.N. resolution prepared by the American delegation would have banned member nations from selling oil to North Korea, among other limitations.


Yemen rebel ally Saleh says open to talks with Saudis

Yemen rebel ally Saleh says open to talks with Saudis

Multiple witnesses said heavy gunfire could be heard in southern Sanaa late Friday night, but there were no immediate reports of casualties. The violence erupted after Houthi rebels attempted to arrest Brigadier Tarek Saleh, a nephew of the former president, according to an Anadolu Agency reporter.


Syria army intercepts Israel missiles near Damascus

Syria army intercepts Israel missiles near Damascus

Al-Masdar News reports that one of the targets was a Syrian army ammunition depot in the countryside between the towns of Kiswah and Sahnaya. According to foreign media reports, the Israeli fire was carried out from Lebanese airspace. Israel has vowed to combat Iranian influence in Syria to defend its own interests in the region. The area where the helicopter was taken down is an enclave controlled by Islamist rebel and militant groups but surrounded by regime forces.


Congress downplays remarks of Poonawalla on organisational polls

Congress downplays remarks of Poonawalla on organisational polls

Tehseen Poonawalla, who defended the Congress and Rahul Gandhi over his brother's statements, posted a tweet last night. "I will be happy to contest in a genuine election , not in a rigged election", the party leader added. Any grievance could have been put up at appropriate forums. "I really don't know why Shehzad did this, it's very surprising, he did not discuss this at all with the family".


Indian Navy working on developing 6 nuclear powered submarines

Indian Navy working on developing 6 nuclear powered submarines

He also mentioned about the evolving security scenario in the maritime sphere around India and said that it is unusual for China to deploy submarines for anti-piracy operations in the Indian Ocean region and that a threat assessment is being carried out by the Indian Navy .


Rajnath takes dig at Congress for ignoring PM Modi's role in Gujarat

Rajnath takes dig at Congress for ignoring PM Modi's role in Gujarat

Rahul Gandhi uses hashtag #Gujarat_Maange_Jawab (Gujarat demands answers) for 22-year-rule of the BJP . "This is Gujarat's strength which compelled Rahul Gandhi to bow his head before Sardar Patel's statue", Singh said, and added, "BJP is gaining ground in Gujarat with every passing day, and every visit of Rahul Gandhi is further cementing our stronghold".