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After major victory, ND pipeline protesters to defy deadline

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Protesters celebrated a major victory in their push to reroute the Dakota Access oil pipeline away from a tribal water source but pledged to remain camped on federal land in North Dakota anyway, despite Monday’s government deadline to leave. 1.028 kata lagi


Russia, US to hold talks on rebel withdrawal from Aleppo -- Russia calls proposed UN resolution on Aleppo 'provocative step'


© AFP/File | Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks during a press conference in Moscow on December 3, 2016

Russian and US experts will hold talks in the coming days to determine the routes and timing for a total rebel withdrawal from eastern Aleppo, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday. 110 kata lagi

Japan PM to visit Hawaii to remember Pearl Harbor victims with Obama

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday (Dec 5) he will visit Hawaii on Dec 26-27 for a summit with US President Barack Obama and to remember the victims of Japan’s Pearl Harbor attack 75 years ago. 47 kata lagi

Current Affairs

China warns against obstruction of Iran nuclear deal


 © Pool/AFP | Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (L) shakes hands with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi after a joint press conference in Beijing, on December 5, 2016… 439 kata lagi

PM Narendra Modi beats Obama, Trump in Poll to be TIME person of the year 2016

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has won the online reader’s poll for TIME Person of the Year 2016. Modi won with 18% of the vote when the poll closed on 4 December, beating the likes of US President-elect Donald Trump, outgoing President of the United States Barack Obama, Facebook head Mark Zuckerberg and Julian Assange, to name a few. 96 kata lagi

Politics And Government

Dangerous Waters: China, the USA, and the Western Pacific.

Written by Tonio Andrade.

The current situation in East Asia cannot last. China is a rising power, and the USA is in decline. This decline is likely to be exacerbated by president-elect Donald Trump, who is uninformed and seemingly uninterested in global politics. 1.206 kata lagi


American Exceptionalism

The American public is very divided. Although the media wants you to think this is as bad as it has ever been, that is simply not true. 665 kata lagi