All News - 05 August 2017

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Panda Huan Huan gives birth to twins, 1 survives

05 August 2017 23:51:31 China Daily > China News

Only one cub survived and "is still doing well" after Chinese panda Huan Huan gave birth to twins on Friday night, according to ZooParc de Beauval, which is about 200 kilometers from Paris in central France.

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DPRK warns US against further military pressure over nuclear program

05 August 2017 23:51:31 China Daily > China News

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Saturday warned the United States against further military and economic pressure over its nuclear program, after Pyongyang successfully test fired its second intercontinental ballistic missile.

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Sources: Vietnam appears dubious as it pushes for demilitarizing the South China Sea

05 August 2017 23:51:31 China Daily > China News

Sources told China Daily that it is doubtful if Vietnam will take the lead in acting upon its call for "demilitarizing" the South China Sea as it has in recent years been increasing military staff stationed on islands and reefs there it has illegally occupied.

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Stephen Miller Has a Point, You Cosmopolitans

05 August 2017 23:32:28 WN.com - America News

Liberals need to understand that immigration isn’t necessarily always good for America. ......

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Sudanese Jihadist killed in fighting in Mosul

05 August 2017 23:17:02 Sudan Tribune: Plural news and views on Sudan

August 5, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - A prominent Sudanese Jihadist belonging to the Islamic State (ISIS) has been killed during the battle launched by the Iraqi army to retake Mosul from the militant group, said reliable sources. Ali Abdel-Ma'arouf (aka Abu al-Asbat Al-Sudani), was the head of prisons in Mosul. He was also one of the legislators who held senior positions in the group's leadership. Reliable sources told Sudan Tribune Saturday that Adel-Ma'arouf was killed in the battle for Mousl, (...) - News / Sudan , Terrorism , FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY

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Another Darfur group threatens to pull out of Sudanese government

05 August 2017 23:17:02 Sudan Tribune: Plural news and views on Sudan

August 5, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The National Justice and Equality Party (NJEP), a former rebel faction turned political party, said its participation in the Government of National Consensus (GNC) is at stake accusing Khartoum of failing to honour the peace deal. The NJEP, a signatory of the Doha Document for Peace in Darfur (DDPD), has split from the former rebel Justice and Equality Movement faction led by Bakhit Abdallah Dabago (JEM-Dabago) in 2016. A myriad of Darfur rebel factions has (...) - News / Sudan , Darfur Rebel Groups , FRONT_PAGE_SECONDARY

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New UN envoy touches down in Tripoli for first talks in Libya

05 August 2017 23:15:58 Libya Herald

By Libya Herald reporter. Tunis, 5 August 2017: In his first visit to Libya, the new UN special envoy Ghassan Salamé has held talks in Tripoli with Presidency Council head Faiez Serraj as well as a number of key political players. Both Salamé and Serraj later described their discussions as constructive. “I assume my role

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UN imposes tough new sanctions on North Korea

05 August 2017 22:48:27 WN.com - Asia News

The U.N. Security Council has unanimously approved new sanctions on North Korea including banning exports worth over $1 billion. ......

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Indian boxer offers peace belt after beating Chinese rival

05 August 2017 22:48:27 WN.com - Asia News

Indian boxer Vijender Singh won his fight on Saturday and then offered to give his Chinese opponent's belt back in a gesture of peace between the two rival nations. ......

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New Sec Council sanctions against North Korea

05 August 2017 22:45:13 DEBKAFile

August 5, 2017, 11:13 PM (IDT) The UN Security Council unanimously agreed on a new set of restrictive measures against Pyongyang following the North Korea&s latest missile tests. Reaffirming the UN&s previous stance on the issue, the international body further sanctioned several of North Korea&s exports. The US-drafted resolution bans North Korean exports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ore and seafood. It also prohibits increasing the current numbers of North Korean laborers working abroad, new joint ventures with Pyongyang and new investment in joint ventures.

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South Sudan president denies arresting Paul Malong

05 August 2017 22:41:00 Sudan Tribune: Plural news and views on Sudan

August 5, 2017 (JUBA)- South Sudan President Salva Kiir has denied arresting Paul Malong Awan, former chief of general staff of the Sudan People's Liberation Army whom he ousted out of office last May, despite reports of deteriorating health. President Kiir, according to his adviser on military affairs and a leading member of the political bureau of the governing Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM) has not arrested Malong, a former ally who played a key role in the conflict which (...) - News / FRONT_PAGE_DISPLAY , South Sudan , Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA)

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Iraqi cleric wants Abadi to dismantle paramilitary groups

05 August 2017 22:39:56 WN.com - Mideast News

Author: AFP Fri, 2017-08-04 21:54 ID: 1501953680246260900 BAGHDAD: Influential Iraqi Shiite leader Moqtada Al-Sadr has called on the Baghdad government to dismantle the paramilitary Hashed Al-Shaabi umbrella organization dominated by Iran-backed Shiite militias. Al-Sadr was...

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King Abdallah’s Ramallah visit likely to focus on East Jerusalem

05 August 2017 22:39:56 WN.com - Mideast News

Author: Daoud Kuttab Sun, 2017-08-06 03:00 ID: 1501958638966693200 AMMAN: King Abdallah of Jordan will meet Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday on his first visit to the West Bank city of Ramallah in five years — a move which has taken many by surprise. Indeed, analysts say the king’s visit will be the first to the occupied...

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Americans urge censorship of terror content amid Qatar media row

05 August 2017 22:39:56 WN.com - Mideast News

Author: Arab News Sun, 2017-08-06 00:30 ID: 1501957811916627500 LONDON: Most American citizens believe that the Qatar-funded Al Jazeera TV network promotes a negative image of the US abroad, with many saying it...

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Doha ‘losing fight for US public opinion’

05 August 2017 22:39:56 WN.com - Mideast News

Author: BEN FLANAGAN | Arab News Staff Sun, 2017-08-06 00:27 ID: 1501957651436614400 LONDON: Qatar is losing its battle to win favorable public opinion in the US, with more than a third of Americans linking Doha with accusations of terror financing, an Arab News/YouGov poll has found. The poll of 2,263 US citizens, conducted in July, suggests that Qatar is “failing miserably” in its effort to convince Americans it is in the right over the row with its Arab neighbors, according to one analyst. Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain cut diplomatic ties with Qatar two months ago, accusing Doha of supporting terror...

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How the YouGov poll was conducted

05 August 2017 22:39:56 WN.com - Mideast News

Author: Arab News Sun, 2017-08-06 00:33 ID: 1501958034726637500 It has been a little over two months since the start of the Arab diplomatic crisis. Whilst there has been significant coverage and interest surrounding the dispute with Qatar in the region, its wider impact on...

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Rouhani accuses Trump of trying to undermine nuclear deal

05 August 2017 22:39:56 WN.com - Mideast News

Author: Reuters Sat, 2017-08-05 17:34 ID: 1501952936966208000 LONDON: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who was sworn-in for a second term on Saturday, has accused the US of trying to undermine Tehran’s nuclear deal with world powers, telling President Donald Trump that it will be his political suicide. Rouhani, who was decisively re-elected in May after promising to open Iran to the world, took the oath of office before Parliament in Tehran in the presence of foreign dignitaries including senior...

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2018 declared 'Year of Zayed'

05 August 2017 22:39:55 WN.com - Mideast News

To mark 100 years since the birth of the country’s Founding Father, 2018 has been declared the “Year of Zayed” by the President, Sheikh Khalifa. The announcement takes place on the anniversary of Sheikh Zayed's Accession Day - the day he assumed leadership in Abu Dhabi on August 6, 1966, marking the start of a new epoch in the history of the UAE. The Year of Zayed will highlight his role in establishing the Federation, and his local, regional and international achievements. Sheikh Khalifa said that establishing 2018 as the Year of Zayed reflected the unique standing that the late leader held in the hearts of every Emirati. “The Year of Zayed is a great...

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News24.com | UN unanimously adopts tougher sanctions on North Korea

05 August 2017 22:33:04 News24 World

The UN Security Council has unanimously backed a US-drafted resolution that significantly strengthened sanctions on North Korea, with a ban on exports aimed at depriving Pyongyang of $1 billion in annual revenue.

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Venezuela’s Ousted Attorney General Retreats on a Motorbike

05 August 2017 22:28:17 NYT > World

The constituent assembly, established to rewrite the Constitution, dismissed Luisa Ortega and replaced her with an ally of the president.

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U.N. Security Council Imposes Punishing New Sanctions on North Korea

05 August 2017 22:28:17 NYT > World

The new sanctions unanimously adopted by the Security Council, which ban North Korean exports of everything from coal to iron ore to seafood, could reduce the country’s export revenue by one-third.

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Haley thanks Chinese for cooperation as UN agrees North Korea sanctions

05 August 2017 22:18:57 WN.com - Asia News

There was a moment of rare détente between the US and China on Saturday as the United Nations Security Council voted unanimously to impose fresh sanctions on the renegade state following ballistic missile tests last month. Nikki Haley, America’s ambassador to the United Nations, said: “I want to personally thank the Chinese delegation for important contributions they made to this resolution....

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'NBA 2K18' News: Kristaps Porzingis' Player Model and Ratings Revealed

05 August 2017 22:18:57 WN.com - Asia News

Kristaps Porzingis might be the highest-rated New York Knicks player in NBA 2K18. ......

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When The Legendary Bird Ho-Oh Might Arrive In 'Pokémon GO'

05 August 2017 22:18:57 WN.com - Asia News

Legendary Bird Ho-Oh was included in the initial reveal trailer for Pokémon GO's Legendaries, but we still don't have any official information on when it will arrive. Here's my best guess. ......

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Grand Manan Diary (Day 11): Voices Of Faith

05 August 2017 22:18:57 WN.com - Asia News

Potter's Clay, a fine Gospel Quartet based on Grand Manan Island and a link to the island's rich vocal past. ......

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Missing 12-yr-old boy, Newham

05 August 2017 22:08:09 WN.com - Europe News

Police are appealing for assistance to help trace a missing 12-year-old boy from Newham. Hayden Field was last seen on 31 July leaving his home address in Newham at...

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Reid climbs into top 10

05 August 2017 22:08:09 WN.com - Europe News

Heavy rain showers failed to hold back England's Mel Reid as she shot a three-under-par 69 in the third round of the RICOH Women's British Open, putting her inside the top 10 with one round to go. Reid started solidly with four pars before a birdie at the fifth hole, a reachable par four with Saturday's tees. The quick start was added to at the eighth with another birdie. Reid's round showed much more promise than the day before as she made the turn at two under par, crediting good ball striking and better putting. 'I hit the ball nicely again, I'm hitting the...

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Scott Brash and Miami Glory reign supreme at GCL London

05 August 2017 22:08:09 WN.com - Europe News

Saturday 05 August 2017 The formidable duo of local hero Scott Brash and Denis Lynch of Miami Glory soared to glory with a stunning win in front of packed crowds at the historic Royal Hospital Chelsea. A sudden downpour gave way to bright sunshine and blue skies, as the final of the inaugural Global Champions League of London kicked off at the unique venue. Berlin Lions were the only team to keep a clean sheet on day one with a double clear that signalled a remarkable change of fortune for the team, which is currently second from bottom. Overnight changes from Miami Glory, which brought in Scott Brash (GBR) alongside Denis Lynch (IRE), and Valkenswaard United, with Bertram Allen (IRE)...

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