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Greece Macedonia: Name dispute draws mass protest in Athens

Greece Macedonia: Name dispute draws mass protest in Athens

However, Greece has objected to use of the name, arguing it could imply territorial claims over the northern Greece region of the same name, something Macedonia denies. It is the second such protest in recent weeks - demonstrators rallied in Thessaloniki, the capital of the Macedonia region, on 21 January. The coalition government controls 154 seats in the 300-seat parliament.


North Korea acquires nuclear tech through Berlin embassy

North Korea acquires nuclear tech through Berlin embassy

He was speaking for a bombshell expose that is due to air on television on Monday. He did not say what type of technology was procured, but said it could be used for civilian and military purposes. In 2014, a North Korean diplomat reportedly tried to obtain a "multi-gas monitor" that is used in the development of chemical weapons. The North Korean embassy could not be reached by International Business Times for comment, and the embassy has released no public comment on the accusations.


Ramaphosa to skip Zuma ouster bid meeting with ANC

Ramaphosa to skip Zuma ouster bid meeting with ANC

John's Apostolic Faith Mission Church in Katlegong. Top officials of the ruling African National Congress are to meet on Sunday with President Jacob Zuma to discuss his departure from office, the Johannesburg-based Sunday Times reported, citing people familiar with the matter.


Trump to Withdraw Nomination of Climate Skeptic as Top Environmental Adviser

Trump to Withdraw Nomination of Climate Skeptic as Top Environmental Adviser

The Washington Post first reported late on Saturday on the plans to withdraw Ms White's nomination, citing two unnamed administration officials who had been briefed on the matter. She made similar arguments in a book she co-wrote in 2016, titled "Fuelling Freedom: Exposing the Mad War on Energy", as well as in numerous essays questioning climate change, including one past year in which she called President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming by reducing carbon emissions "deluded ...


Vast network of hidden Maya cities discovered under Guatemala jungle

Vast network of hidden Maya cities discovered under Guatemala jungle

Mayan settlements began around 1,800 BC, and reached its peak about 1,200 years ago. The hundreds of houses, palaces and roads identified by the surveys have offered new insights into the sophisticated organization of the Mayan civilization at the height of their cultural and political dominance between 250 and 900 AD.


Tom Brady to wife Gisele Bündchen: 'Two more Super Bowls'

Tom Brady to wife Gisele Bündchen: 'Two more Super Bowls'

With Super Bowl LII nearly upon us, one would think Tom Brady's name would be in the news because he's the starting quarterback for one of the teams participating in the big game. "Tom is a great father, loves his kids and the kiss is and was a cute moment and Gisele sees nothing wrong with it". Jack , whose real name is John Edward Thomas Moynahan, is Tom's son from a previous relationship with actress Bridget Moynahan .