US presses China in North Korea sanctions drive

April 29, 2017 5:37 pm0 comments
US presses China in North Korea sanctions drive

UNITED NATIONS (AFP) – The United States on Friday pushed for tougher sanctions to confront the North Korean nuclear threat, piling pressure on China to act while warning it was keeping military options on the table. Addressing the UN Security Council for the first time, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson […]

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Law Enforcement Personnel Volunteer as Celebrity Waiters

April 28, 2017 10:30 pm0 comments
Law Enforcement Personnel Volunteer as Celebrity Waiters

Pktusa – April 26th, Vixi Restaurant in SF held a fundraiser along side with law enforcement of the San Francisco City in help to find a cure for the MS society. Vixi Cucina Resturant Co Owner Mr Zeshan Ansari said Vixi is committed to support San Francisco police department, police […]

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Germany approves partial ban on ‘burqa’

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Germany approves partial ban on ‘burqa’

veil and a package of security measures aimed at preventing extremist attacks. The new laws follow several jihadist attacks, including a truck rampage through a Berlin Christmas market that claimed 12 lives, and come ahead of September elections. The new law on facial coverings falls short of a total ban […]

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Afghan Taliban announce start of ‘spring offensive’

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Afghan Taliban announce start of ‘spring offensive’

the drawn-out conflict as embattled security forces struggle to recover from a devastating attack on a military base one week ago. Operation Mansouri — named after the group’s former leader, killed in a US drone strike in 2016 — will target foreign forces with “conventional attacks, guerrilla warfare, complex martyrdom […]

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In Indian Kashmir, social media becomes a battleground

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In Indian Kashmir, social media becomes a battleground

has highlighted social media’s role in energising an insurgency that has roiled the disputed Himalayan region for decades. Authorities in the occupied Kashmir valley this week ordered internet service providers to block 15 social media services for at least one month. The move followed an upsurge in violence in the […]

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U.S. says ‘major conflict’ with North Korea possible, China warns of

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U.S. says ‘major conflict’ with North Korea possible, China warns of

Korea was possible over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs, while China said the situation on the Korean peninsula could escalate or slip out of control. Trump, speaking to Reuters on Thursday, said he wanted to resolve the crisis peacefully, possibly through the use of new economic sanctions, although a […]

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