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NASA leader Raila Odinga has criticised President Uhuru Kenyatta for the chaos that marred his return from a 10-day United States trip. The convoy later used Jogoo Road to Haile Sellasie Avenue, with their final destination being Uhuru Park, but ugly engagement between Raila's supporters and police thwarted their plan.
  • Venezuela refinances $3 billion debt with Russian Federation

    Venezuela refinances $3 billion debt with Russian Federation

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    Moscow and Caracas have been negotiating for months the terms of a deal that would restructure nearly $3 billion-worth of debt taken out in 2011 to finance the purchase of Russian arms. Earlier this week, the ratings agency said Venezuela itself was in selective debt for failing to make payments amounting to $200 million on global bonds.
  • China, Philippines bullish over improving bilateral relations

    China, Philippines bullish over improving bilateral relations

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    Li, who participated in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in the capital, departed Manila around noon with full military honors. After all, the Philippines and China have had relations long before there was a People's Republic of China or a Republic of the Philippines", Pimentel said.
  • Zimbabwe takeover seems like a coup: African Union

    Zimbabwe takeover seems like a coup: African Union

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    She also said Namibian students and staff in Zimbabwe are safe. Zimbabwean soldiers "had obviously attempted to take power". Many have questioned whether or not what is happening in Zimbabwe is a coup d'état, and why SADC is not fast to pronounce itself.
  • US, Japan launch 10-day naval exercise amid N. Korea tension

    US, Japan launch 10-day naval exercise amid N. Korea tension

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    The meeting came after Abe and Trump renewed their pledge in their meeting last week to apply the maximum possible pressure on North Korea, to force Pyongyang to abandon its nuclear and ballistic missile development programs. military intelligence had spotted a new, under-construction diesel-electric submarine at Sinpo, which they named the Sinpo-C. The UNSC adopted in September a new resolution that imposed fresh sanctions on North Korea after it carried out its sixth and largest nuclear ...
  • ICE touts arrests of alleged MS-13 gang members

    ICE touts arrests of alleged MS-13 gang members

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    MS-13's recruitment of illegal immigrants from Central America - particularly unaccompanied alien children (UAC) - has drawn the attention of Republican lawmakers, who say reforms to US asylum and refugee programs are needed to prevent the gang from replenishing its ranks.
  • Oops! Department of Defense Retweets Account Calling on Trump to Resign

    Oops! Department of Defense Retweets Account Calling on Trump to Resign

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    The Pentagon's official Twitter account then appeared to retweet the comment to 5.2 million of its followers. 'The solution is simple, ' it read. Al Franken, and Trump to all resign or step aside due to allegations of sexual misconduct. The @ ProudResister account is run by a Los Angeles, California man who identifies himself on Facebook as Ryan Knight. The same individual noticed the error "and immediately deleted it", they said .
  • Aussie politician's twitter account 'likes' graphic gay sexual video

    Aussie politician's twitter account 'likes' graphic gay sexual video

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    The explicit video showed two men engaged in sexual acts, and remained "liked" for approximately three hours. Mr Pyne said hackers also tried to hack his Facebook page on Wednesday and that he was a target of a "campaign". Opposition Leader Bill Shorten agreed, saying the government should take such possibility of security breach seriously. "We want to make sure that important military and defence information can't be hacked..." Even Liberal senator Eric Abetz said the hack of the ...
  • Deepika Padukone shares heart-warming, handwritten note from Hema Malini

    Deepika Padukone shares heart-warming, handwritten note from Hema Malini

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    The shooting of the film is expected to start soon and it will release in October 2018. About two weeks away from its release, these debates around the film don't seem to die. BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday slammed actress Deepika Padukone for giving a "lecture on regression". Have a look at Swamy's tweet below:Finding Swamy's view apt, a number of other twitter users responded to his tweet, criticizing Deepika for her statement.
  • Duterte croons Filipino love song for Trump

    Duterte croons Filipino love song for Trump

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    Donald Trump has said he will be making a "major statement" when he returns to the White House from Asia. Human rights groups believe the victim total is far higher, perhaps closer to 9,000. "And still, it was disappointing to see a USA president abdicate on human rights on the world stage". An authoritarian state that sharply curtails free speech and political dissent, Beijing has not tied human rights efforts or worker protections to its economic largesse.