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US Republicans press for F-35 fighter jet sale to Taiwan

US Republicans press for F-35 fighter jet sale to Taiwan

The letter contends that the 65 out of a total fleet of 144 F-16's Taiwan has at its disposal at any given time is "not enough to maintain a credible defense". Representative Ed Royce, who is now visiting the island, a medal of honor for his contributions toward Taiwan-U.S. relations. The sale of the jets could increase tensions with Beijing, where officials were infuriated when Trump signed legislation this month that encourages the United States to send senior officials to Taiwan to meet ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Brasil voltará a ocupar vaga no Conselho de Segurança da ONU

Brasil voltará a ocupar vaga no Conselho de Segurança da ONU

Com o acordo, o Brasil se candidatará para a vaga no Conselho destinada a países da América Latina e do Caribe no período entre 2022 e 2023, disse o ministro. Mas, por meio de negociação diplomática com Honduras, o governo brasileiro conseguiu antecipar a volta do Brasil ao CS em 10 anos. O Conselho de Segurança é formado por cinco membros permanentes, com direito a veto - Estados Unidos, Rússia, Reino Unido, França e China - e dez membros não-permanentes, que são eleitos pela Assembleia ... Consulte Mais Informação

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South Korea says watching Beijing 'very closely' amid reports of Kim visit

South Korea says watching Beijing 'very closely' amid reports of Kim visit

South Korean news agency Newsis reported that Kim Yo Jong and the North's ceremonial leader, Kim Yong Nam, were visiting Beijing, citing an unidentified North Korea-related source in Beijing. A spokeswoman for the Chinese Foreign Ministry said Monday she was not aware of the situation and had no further comment. Kim Jong Un's father, Kim Jong Il, met then-president Jiang Zemin in China in 2000 before a summit between the two Koreas in June that year. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israel deploys 100 snipers along Gaza border

Israel deploys 100 snipers along Gaza border

On Wednesday an unarmed man was arrested moments after he crossed from the northern Gaza Strip into Israeli territory, near the community of Zikim. Israel has fended off weekly protests and riots along the Gaza border since President Donald Trump officially recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel in December, according to The Times of Israel. Consulte Mais Informação

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Maundy Thursday observed in Kerala

Maundy Thursday observed in Kerala

Maundy Thursday also known as Holy Thursday, Covenant Thursday, Great and Holy Thursday, Sheer Thursday, and Thursday of Mysteries, is the Christian holy day that falls before Easter and a day before the Good Friday . The community is invited to experience a Traditional Seder and gain a deeper understanding of the Last Supper with Christ Community Church. Churches are open and welcoming to all who seek love, fellowship and eternal life. Consulte Mais Informação

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Celebrate National Pokemon Day With New Offerings From The Pokemon Company

Celebrate National Pokemon Day With New Offerings From The Pokemon Company

Like the previous two Community Days , next month's event is scheduled to run for three hours, beginning at 11 AM PT / 2 PM ET and ending at 2 PM PT / 5 PM ET. It takes place over the course of a couple of hours. In the previous, first one, the Pokemon was Dratini, for example. It seems like using Pikachu Talk makes your household companion into something totally useless. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ikeja NBA To Welcome President Buhari To Lagos State With Protest

Ikeja NBA To Welcome President Buhari To Lagos State With Protest

Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi will welcome guest to the event before President Buhari will be invited to present his opening remarks. The NBA team led by Ogunlana was also reported to have staged a walk out during the public hearing organised by the state House of Assembly on the controversial Land Use Charge on March 27, 2018 on the ground that the notice to submit their memorandum was too short. Consulte Mais Informação

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Teen Bicyclist Injured In New Haven Collision

Teen Bicyclist Injured In New Haven Collision

The driver remained on scene, and police said an acquaintance of the teenage victim attacked the driver by reaching through an open auto window and punching him in the face. Officers pulled up and caught him as he tried to flee. The teen was apprehended by police and charged with assault and breach of peace. The bicyclist suffered facial injuries and was treated at the hospital. Consulte Mais Informação

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Former professional clown running for Congress in SC

Former professional clown running for Congress in SC

Steve Lough is running against four others in South Carolina's Democratic primary and hoping to gain that party's nomination in a bid to unseat Republican Ralph Norman in the state's 5th congressional district. Steve Lough, in clown makeup. Another benefit of Single Payer Healthcare is Universal Voter Registration. "You are automatically registered to vote when you are enrolled in Single Payer Healthcare", Lough states in his biography on his campaign website . Consulte Mais Informação

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Scarlett Johansson to star in Taika Waititi's newest movie Jojo Rabbit

Scarlett Johansson to star in Taika Waititi's newest movie Jojo Rabbit

The 33-year-old actor is in final negotiations with Fox Searchlight to star in the project, which is about a young German boy who finds out that his mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their home. Johansson, who is now starring in Wes Anderson's Isle of Dogs , is, like Waititi, a Marvel alum, having acted in multiple films for the comics house as Natasha Romanoff, alias Black Widow. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ola, Uber revive merger talks

Ola, Uber revive merger talks

The talks indicate that homegrown Ola will take over Uber India. SoftBank is the biggest investor in both the firms, eyeing to consolidate the ride-hailing market in India. When asked about the development, an Ola spokesperson said, " Ola is always actively looking for opportunities to expand its footprint". "For future deals with any global competitors, if they happen, Uber will have the controlling stake", said the source. Consulte Mais Informação

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Around 5000 UK finance jobs may be moved by Brexit

Speaking to MPs on Tuesday (27 March ), the former Cambridge Analytica employee described how pro-Brexit groups like BeLeave used Canadian firm Aggregate IQ (AIQ) to target online voters using data possibly gleaned off Facebook . Speaking about the launch of the media campaign, chair of Best for Britain Lord Malloch-Brown said their research shows "the British people - both Leave and Remain -are profoundly and increasingly frustrated that they still do not know what Brexit means". Consulte Mais Informação

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79-year-old man randomly stabbed in supermarket

79-year-old man randomly stabbed in supermarket

On Tuesday, Muradov was arraigned on charges of armed assault to murder on a person over the age of 65 and assault and battery with a unsafe weapon on a person over the age of 65. Police say the male victim, whose name was not released, was treated at the hospital and released. Muradov's father was in another section of the store at the time and didn't see what happened. Consulte Mais Informação

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Doom Getting 4K Update on Xbox One X and PS4 Pro

Doom Getting 4K Update on Xbox One X and PS4 Pro

Bethesda released a brand new trailer featuring gameplay from the updated version of the game. Part of what makes Doom such a great experience is its commitment to running at 60FPS. Initially released on May 13, 2016, for PC, PlayStation 4 , and Xbox One , DOOM 2016 is the fourth entry in the main series, a reboot of the entire franchise as well as the first significant installment since 2004's DOOM 3 . Consulte Mais Informação

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