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(Florida - USA, 3/8/2020) President Jair Bolsonaro during a presentation on the U.S. Southern Command US, Brazil sign agreement enabling military sales
Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro on Sunday visited the US Southern Command, where he signed a defense agreement with the United States enabling joint development of... (photo: Creative Commons / Alan Santos/PR) Vietnam News
Jair Bolsonaro   Photos   US - Brazil relations   US Southern Command   Wikipedia: United States Southern Command
In this Friday, Oct. 18, 2019 photo, Turkish-backed Syrian opposition fighters ride atop their armored personnel carrier to cross the border into Syria, in Akcakale, Sanliurfa province, southeastern Turkey Doubts hang over the latest Russia-Turkey ceasefire in Syria
A ceasefire agreement between Russia and Turkey brought relative calm to Syria's rebel-held north-west on Friday but questions remain about the durability of the... (photo: AP / Mehmet Guzel) The National
Ceasefire Agreement   Photos   Russia - Turkey   Syria   Wikipedia: Syrian civil war
File - Investigation of the crash site of MH-17 by Dutch and Australian police officers, Donetsk, Ukraine, 3 August 2014. The Malaysia Airlines Flight was a scheduled passenger flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur that was shot down on 17 July 2014 while flying over eastern Ukraine. MH17 Families Hope Truth Emerges From Unprecedented Trial
United by grief across oceans and continents, families who lost loved ones when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down in 2014 hope that a trial starting next week... (photo: Dutch Ministry of Defence) NBCBayArea
Air Disaster   Flight MH17   Malaysia Airlines   Photos   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
File - President Donald Trump walks across the South Lawn of the White House to board Marine One Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, to begin his trip to Michigan and Iowa. White House sending questionnaire to potential aides testing their loyalty to Trump
The White House has created a new questionnaire to vet potential political appointees by testing their loyalty to President Donald Trump. The questionnaire, which... (photo: White House / Tia Dufour) The Independent
Donald Trump   Impeachment   Photos   US Democracy   Wikipedia: Presidency of Donald Trump
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani gives a press conference in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020. Iran president: Coronavirus has spread to nearly all provinces
DUBAI — Novel coronavirus has affected almost all of Iran’s provinces but the country will get through the outbreak with a “minimum” number of... (photo: AP / Ebrahim Noroozi) Canada Dot Com
Coronavirus Outbreak   Hassan Rouhani   Iran   Photos   Wikipedia: 2019–20 coronavirus outbreak
A worker at the Life Care Center in Kirkland, Wash., near Seattle, wears a mask as she leaves the building, Monday, March 2, 2020. Several of the people who have died in Washington state from the COVID-19 coronavirus were tied to the long-term care facility I'm an emergency doctor. I expect to get coronavirus
(CNN)I wholeheartedly agree with those experts who go beyond the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and are now calling Covid-19... (photo: AP / Ted S. Warren)
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  Coronavirus   Health   Photos   WHO   Wikipedia: 2019–20 coronavirus outbreak
Golden Bitcoin coin Cryptocurrency Payment Gateway Gocrypto Onboards 1,000 Locations Worldwide
Advertisment On February 28, Gocrypto CEO Dejan Roljic revealed the payment gateway has officially onboarded 1,000 merchant locations during a recent company update that... (photo: Creative Commons / Marco Verch) The Bitcoin News
Bitcoin   Crypto Exchange   Cryptocurrency   Wikipedia: Cryptocurrency   Photos
MercerMJ Emirates Airlines Airbus A380 A6 EDO at Gatwick 26 03 13 (8613807785) Emirates Group offers staff voluntary leave as coronavirus outbreak dents air travel demand
Emirates Group, which includes the world's biggest airline by international traffic, has offered its staff the option of taking voluntary leave, joining global carriers... (photo: Creative Commons / MercerMJ https://www.flickr.com/people/94614693@N04) The National
Coronavirus   Photos   Travel   UAE   Wikipedia:Coronavirus
Air New Zealand A320 - flight from Sydney to Queenstown Air New Zealand to put bunk beds in economy cabins
Air New Zealand plans to introduce lie-flat beds for passengers flying in economy class. The airline filed a patent for its Economy Skynest this week. The pod-based... (photo: Creative Commons / Simon_sees) The National
Air New Zealand   Auckland - New York   Bunk bed   Photos   Wikipedia: Air New Zealand
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe takes his seat at the National Assembly before the questions to the government session in Paris, Tuesday, Dec.4, 2018 France to push pension reform through parliament by decree to avoid vote
PARIS (Reuters) - The French government said on Saturday it would push President Emmanuel Macron's contested pension reform through parliament by decree, avoiding the... (photo: AP / Thibault Camus) Yahoo Daily News
Edouard Philippe   France   Pension Reforms   Photos   Wikipedia: France
Secretary Mike Pompeo visits Prince Sultan Air Base and meets with U.S. service members Inside the US military's historic pre-peace deal week in Afghanistan
KABUL, AfghanistanThe Taliban and United States had just launched a seven-day agreement to reduce violence and possibly end America's longest war, but U.S. and Afghan... (photo: US DoS / Ron Przysucha) Stars and Stripes
Afghan peace process   Afghan war   Photos   Taliban   Wikipedia: Afghan peace process
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses his ruling Justice and Development Party MPs and supporters at the parliament in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, July 24, 2018. Erdogan’s military adventurism in Syria is doomed to fail: Analyst
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s military adventurism in Syria is doomed to fail, says an American political analyst, as tensions soar between Damascus and Ankara... (photo: AP / Burhan Ozbilici) Press TV
Photos   Recep Tayyip Erdogan   Syrian War   Turkey   Wikipedia: Syrian civil war
Donald J. Trump visits the border area of Otay Mesa, a neighborhood along the Mexican border in San Diego, Calif. Judge: Military funds for Washington state can't go to wall
SEATTLE (AP) — President Donald Trump may not divert $89 million intended for a military construction project in Washington state to build his border wall, a U.S.... (photo: White House / Shealah Craighead) Times Free Press
Judge Barbara Rothstein   Naval Base Kitsap   Photos   Trump wall   Wikipedia: Trump wall
Oslo, Norway Norway's sovereign wealth fund gains £140bn in one year - £26,400 for every citizen
Norway’s sovereign wealth fund earned a record £140bn, meaning an extra £26,400 for every citizen of the oil-rich nation. A bumper year saw 19.9 per cent rise in the... (photo: Creative Commons / Denis Simonet) The Independent
Norges Bank   Oslo, Norway   Photos   Wikipedia: Government Pension Fund of Norway   Yngve Slyngstad
Street sweepers in proper uniforms at a pedestrian in Seoul, South Korea. Number of new coronavirus infections now higher outside China than inside
Sydney/Seoul — Governments ramped up measures on Thursday to battle a looming global pandemic of the coronavirus as the number of infections outside China, the source of... (photo: WN / RTayco) Business Day
China virus   Coronavirus - South Korea   Covid-19   Photos   Wikipedia: 2020 coronavirus outbreak in South Korea
FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2015 file photo, South Korean army K-55 self-propelled artillery vehicles move during a military exercise near the demilitarized zone between the two Koreas in Paju, South Korea. S.Korea, U.S. delay joint military drills due to COVID-19 outbreak
SEOUL, Feb. 27 (Xinhua) -- South Korea and the United States decided on Thursday to postpone their joint springtime military drills on worries about the soaring COVID-19... (photo: AP / Ahn Young-joon) Sina
Coronavirus   Military Drills   Photos   South Korea-United States   Wikipedia: South Korea–United States relations
Turkish backed Syrian fighters prepare to fire a howitzer near the village of Neirab, in Idlib province, Syria, Monday, Feb. 24, 2020 Russian military source denies Syrian rebels took town of Saraqeb - news agencies
A Russian military source cited by Russian news agencies said on Thursday that an assertion by Syrian rebels that they had recaptured the strategic town of Saraqeb from... (photo: AP / Ghaith Alsayed) Reuters
Photos   Saraqeb   Syrian Rebels   Syrian War   Wikipedia: Saraqib
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak sits in his office, during a meeting with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Saltanov, at the Presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011. Egypt holds full-honors military funeral for Mubarak
By SAMY MAGDY CAIRO (AP) — Egypt was holding a full-honors military funeral Wednesday for the country's former autocratic President Hosni Mubarak, who was for decades the... (photo: AP / Amr Nabil) Journal Review
Egypt   Mideast   Photos   Politics   Wikipedia:Hosni Mubarak
Incumbent Indonesian President Joko Widodo, center, walks with running mate Ma'ruf Amin, second from right, after a meeting with leaders of their coalition parties in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, April 18, 2019 Indonesia treads tight line between China and US
JAKARTA – When China and Indonesia’s Natuna maritime stand-off nearly boiled over last month, President Joko Widodo – a leader not known for his abiding interest in... (photo: AP / Achmad Ibrahim) Asiatimes
China   Joko Widodo   Photos   Natuna Besar   Wikipedia: Territorial disputes in the South China Sea
Donald J. Trump and Narendra Modi are joined by their delegations during bilateral discussions at Hyderabad House in New Delhi While India seems to love Trump, the reality isn't so simple
Looking out over the world's largest cricket stadium, the seats jammed with more than 100,000 people, India's prime minister heaped praise on his American... (photo: White House / Shealah Craighead) Times Free Press
Ahmedabad   India - US relations   Photos   Trump - Modi   Wikipedia: India–United States relations
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