Tuesday, 16 July 2019
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Monday, 15 July 2019 23:39 WIB

China™s economic growth slowed to its lowest level in a decade last quarter amid a tariff war with Washington, adding to pressure on Beijing to reverse a deepening slump. The world™s second-largest economy expanded by 6.2% over a year earlier in the three months ending in June, down from the previous quarter™s 6.4%, government data showed Monday. That was the slowest growth since the first quarter of 2009 in the aftermath of the global financial crisis. Chinese leaders have stepped up spending and bank lending to shore up growth and avert politically dangerous job losses. But they...

Trump Meets Kim at DMZ, Crosses Into North Korea
Monday, 1 July 2019 11:06 WIB | Global

Donald Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to enter North Korea Sunday, stepping across the border during a meeting at the demilitarized zone with Kim Jong Un. After shaking hands with Kim at the Panmunjom border village, Trump walked across the military demarcation line separating the two Koreas. Kim and Trump then crossed the border back into South Korea. Trump had said Saturday the meeting would only last two minutes. But what was expected to be a brief meeting turned into an impromptu summit lasting about 50 minutes. When Trump emerged from the meeting, he announced he and...

US Supreme Court Agrees to Hear 1998 Embassy Bombings Case
Friday, 28 June 2019 23:43 WIB | Global

The Supreme Court agreed Friday to hear a case about billions of dollars awarded by a court to victims of the 1998 bombing of the U.S. embassies in Nairobi, Kenya, and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. More than 200 people died in the attacks and more than 1,000 were injured. The justices are starting their summer break, but said they would hear the case after they resume hearing arguments in the fall. The case the justices agreed to hear involves a group of individuals who were victims of the attacks and their family members. They sued Sudan, arguing that it caused the bombings by providing...

Pakistan, Afghanistan Vow to Improve Strained Ties
Friday, 28 June 2019 18:17 WIB | Global

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has begun a two-day official visit to Pakistan to pursue what aides say would be the normalization of the relationship between the two uneasy neighboring countries. The Afghan leader held delegation-level talks with Prime Minister Imran Khan shortly after arriving in Islamabad as the head of a large delegation comprising cabinet ministers, advisors and Afghan business community leaders. Khans office said in a post-meeting statement the two leaders "agreed to open a new chapter of friendship and cooperation ...based on mutual trust and harmony for the...

Facebook Seeks Outside Review of Decisions to Ban Certain Content
Friday, 28 June 2019 11:06 WIB | Global

Facebook will seek nominations for a 40-person content oversight board "soon," according to a blog post by the social media site Thursday. The review board would hear appeals to Facebook's decisions to remove certain kinds of material from the platform and adjudicate cases independent of both Facebook management and governments, according Brent Harris, Facebook's director of Governance and Global Affairs. In 2018, Mark Zuckerberg said Facebook should develop a "Supreme Court" for content moderation, where users could appeal decisions to a body unaffiliated with the company. "I've...

Trump Seeks to Reassure Allies at G-20
Thursday, 27 June 2019 23:40 WIB | Global

Amid renewed concern among America's allies about the U.S. president's commitment to them, Donald Trump is seeking to offer reassuring words after arriving in Japan for the Group of 20 leaders' summit. During his first meeting in Osaka a working dinner with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison Trump was asked by a reporter about a perception that an œAmerica alone approach is adversely affecting some of Washingtons traditional closest allies in the Asia-Pacific region. œWe work with our allies. We take care of our allies, Trump responded while noting he had œinherited...

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Amerika Terbitkan Daftar Politisi dan Oligarki Rusia Tapi Tidak Ada Sanksi Baru
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 01:01 WIB

Departemen Keuangan Amerika telah mengeluarkan daftar politisi dan tokoh bisnis Rusia yang dekat dengan pemerintahan Presiden Vladimir Putin, berikut hubungan mereka dengan para pemimpin puncak...

Kerusuhan Merebak di India Jelang Penayangan Film Kontroversial
Thursday, 25 January 2018 11:25 WIB

Kerusuhan merebak di berbagai Kota India, sehari menjelang penayangan perdana film kontroversial yang menceritakan legenda seorang Ratu Hindu. Para pengunjuk rasa yang marah membakar mobil dan...

Deputi Direktur FBI Mundur dari Jabatan
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 11:27 WIB

Andrew McCabe, pejabat FBI No. 2 yang secara umum dikritik Presiden Donald Trump atas dugaan bias politik, mundur dari biro tersebut hari Senin waktu AS, beberapa minggu sebelum masa pensiunnya,...