Yahoo News 28 killed in Shabaab attack on Mogadishu hotelYahoo NewsMogadishu (AFP) – Twenty-eight people were killed Wednesday when Al-Shabaab fighters attacked a popular Mogadishu hotel, setting off two car bombs and opening fire on security guards, according to the city's main ambulance service. The attack, claimed …8 People Dead After Gunmen Storm Hotel in Somali […]
Financial Times Brexit: Theresa May promises White Paper on EU exit planBBC NewsTheresa May has announced the government will set out its Brexit plans in a formal policy document. During Prime Minister's Questions, she said she recognised an "appetite" for a White Paper on her "bold" proposals for negotiations with the EU. A …Britain to […]
North Korea’s Kim Jong Un Facing Dissent From Political Elite, Says Ex-Diplomat – International Business Times
International Business Times North Korea's Kim Jong Un Facing Dissent From Political Elite, Says Ex-DiplomatInternational Business TimesA high-level diplomat who defected from North Korea in August last year told reporters at a news conference in London on Tuesday that more members of the North Korean elite have been openly expressing dissatisfaction towards Kim Jong Un. […]
New York Times North Korean Defector Says Kim Jong-Un's Control Is CrumblingNew York TimesThae Yong Ho, second from left, at a news conference in Seoul, South Korea, on Wednesday. He was North Korea's No. 2 diplomat in London until he fled to the South last summer with his family. Credit Pool photo by Ed Jones. […]
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Mirror.co.uk Trident: Defence Secretary refuses to give test missile detailsBBC NewsDefence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has refused to divulge "operational details" of what happened during a Trident test last June. It is reported that a missile went off course, but the government has not confirmed or denied this. Theresa May was told …Why a Missile […]
Will Japan allow its Emperor to abdicate? Interim report suggests Akihito could get his hinted wish – Christian Science Monitor
Christian Science Monitor Will Japan allow its Emperor to abdicate? Interim report suggests Akihito could get his hinted wishChristian Science MonitorA government panel looking into the prospect of Emperor Akihito's abdication suggests that one-time legislation could permit the current emperor to step down from his duties, avoiding any permanent change to the system. Monitor's Best: […]
Washington Post President Trump signs order to withdraw from Trans-Pacific PartnershipWashington PostPresident Trump began recasting America's role in the global economy Monday, canceling an agreement for a sweeping trade deal with Asia that he once called a “potential disaster.” Trump signed the executive order formally ending the United States' …Killing TPP is bad news for Americans, […]
CNN Trump reverses abortion policy for aid to NGOsCNNWashington (CNN) President Donald Trump signed an executive action on Monday reinstating the so-called Mexico City Policy, which bars international non-governmental organizations that perform or promote abortions from receiving US government …Trump reinstates ban on US funds promoting abortion overseasThe HillTrump Revives Reagan-Era Ban on Use of Foreign […]
Victor Davis Hanson, The Fresno Bee… Entertaining to read a major piece from one of America’s leading military analysts in tiny newspaper, The Fresno Bee.