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Friday, 20 September 2019 10:16 WIB

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday he has "important information" for President Donald Trump about how to respond to the recent attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities after meeting with leaders in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. The top U.S. diplomat said there was "enormous consensus" that Iran was responsible for the middle-of-the-night missile and drone attacks last weekend that at least temporarily knocked out half of the Saudis' oil production, nearly 6% of the global oil supply. But he did not hint at how the U.S. might respond. Pompeo, after meeting...

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Iran Wants US to Observe Nuclear Deal Before New Talks
Friday, 30 August 2019 10:13 WIB | Global

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says if the United States wants to engage in negotiations, it must observe the 2015 agreement that limited Iran's nuclear activity in exchange for sanctions relief. Speaking Thursday during a visit to Malaysia, Zarif accused the United States of "engaging in economic terrorism against the Iranian people." He pointed to U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the 2015 deal, which Iran agreed to after two years of talks with the United States, Britain, China, France, Russia, Germany and the European Union. Trump has been a sharp...

China Rotates Fresh Troops into Hong Kong Amid Political Turmoil
Thursday, 29 August 2019 23:41 WIB | Global

China has deployed a fresh contingent of troops into its military base in Hong Kong amid the territory's worst political crisis since returning to Chinese rule in 1997. State-run Xinhua news agency described Thursday's deployment as a routine rotation of personnel and equipment into the People Liberation Army's garrison in the financial hub.  State television aired footage of armored personnel carriers and trucks entering the garrison after crossing the border from the neighboring city of Shenzhen.  Hong Kong has been gripped by nearly three months of heated and often violent...

Bolton Warns Of 'Unfair Chinese Trade Practices' During Kyiv Visit
Thursday, 29 August 2019 18:02 WIB | Global

White House national security adviser John Bolton said Wednesday that he had discussed Washington's concerns about the threat of "unfair Chinese trade practices" with Ukrainian officials during his trip to Kyiv. Asked about a possible acquisition by China of Ukrainian defense company Motor Sich, Bolton said he did not want to discuss specific companies and that such deals were a sovereign matter for Ukraine, according to Reuters. But he made clear that the U.S. administration disapproved of the transaction, telling reporters: "We laid out our concerns about ¦ unfair Chinese trade...

Unions Target Cathay Pacific Airline in Hong Kong Protest
Thursday, 29 August 2019 10:20 WIB | Global

Trade union members in Hong Kong rallied Wednesday against the city's flagship Cathay Pacific airline for firing employees apparently because of links to this summer's ongoing pro-democracy protests. A banner behind a stage in a central public square read œRevoke termination and œStop terrorizing CX staff, referring to the airline by its code. Cathay has confirmed the dismissal of several employees in the past two weeks. It has said given various reasons, such as a pilot who misused company information or another who is in legal proceedings, without mentioning the protests. One...

British PM Suspends Parliament Until Oct. 14
Wednesday, 28 August 2019 23:34 WIB | Global

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Wednesday that parliament would be suspended until mid-October, a move that angered lawmakers opposed to his planned withdrawal from the European Union on October 31 without a deal and cuts the time they will have to try to block him. The new British leader's unexpected announcement threw the debate over Brexit into a new uproar three years after voters narrowly decided to leave the EU 46 years after it joined the 28-nation bloc. Queen Elizabeth, as the head of state, approved Johnson's plan to suspend parliament.  She will reopen parliament...

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