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Philippines leader wants Trump to return historic war trophies: report - The Hill

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 12:15

The Hill

Philippines leader wants Trump to return historic war trophies: report
The Hill
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to ask President Trump to return three war trophies that U.S. troops took from a village more than 100 years ago during the Philippine-American War, according to CBS News. "We are aware that the Bells of ...
Trump unlikely to rebuke Duterte for drug war killingsWashington Post
Gala glitz masks Asia's tensions as Trump winds up tourReuters
Trump touts his dealmaking skills as solution to South China Sea disputeCNN
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As Trump arrives in Manila, a young victim of Duterte's devastating 'drug war' is mourned - Washington Post

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 10:54

Washington Post

As Trump arrives in Manila, a young victim of Duterte's devastating 'drug war' is mourned
Washington Post
MANILA — The funeral is packed with children. There are children praying. Children playing peekaboo. Children peering through the glass-topped casket at their friend. There lies Mark Salonga, the wisecracking oldest of four children, one of 16 cousins ...
Trump, Duterte to hold first formal sit-down as uncertainty over Philippines' human rights lingersFox News
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Arab Media: Saudi Purge Promises Tighter Control - HuffPost

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 10:31

HuffPost

Arab Media: Saudi Purge Promises Tighter Control
HuffPost
Long-standing Saudi efforts to dominate the pan-Arab media landscape appear to have moved into high gear with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's purge that targeted members of the ruling Al Saud family as well as prominent businessmen, including ...
Saudi Officials Deny Reports of King's Abdication PlanVoice of America
Is US counseling restraint to Saudi crown prince?Al-Monitor
There's reason to doubt the 'reformer' hype about Saudi Arabia's new, ambitious crown princeBusiness Insider
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Former US intel chiefs fire back at Trump's controversial remarks on Russia's election meddling - Business Insider

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 10:08

Business Insider

Former US intel chiefs fire back at Trump's controversial remarks on Russia's election meddling
Business Insider
james clapper john brennan cnn Former CIA director John Brennan and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper. Screenshot/CNN. Former CIA director John Brennan and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper pushed back ...

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Aerial Footage Said to Show 'Rare' Three-Air-Carrier Exercise in Western Pacific - Yahoo News UK

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 09:46

Yahoo News UK

Aerial Footage Said to Show 'Rare' Three-Air-Carrier Exercise in Western Pacific
Yahoo News UK
The US Pacific Fleet published aerial footage on November 12 that was described as showing part of what the US Navy described as a “rare” maritime exercise involving three aircraft carriers. The USS Ronald Reagan, USS Nimitz, and USS Theodore ...
S. Korean Navy, 3 US Carriers to Conduct Joint DrillKBS WORLD Radio News

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US Navy kicks off three-carrier exercise in Western Pacific - wtkr.com

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 09:31

wtkr.com

US Navy kicks off three-carrier exercise in Western Pacific
wtkr.com
NORFOLK, Va. - The three-carrier exercise involving the USS Ronald Reagan, USS Nimitz, and USS Theodore Roosevelt got underway Saturday. It's the first three-carrier exercise in the Western Pacific since 2007. The exercise demonstrated the U.S. Navy's ...
Aerial Footage Said to Show 'Rare' Three-Air-Carrier Exercise in Western PacificYahoo News UK
S. Korean Navy, 3 US Carriers to Conduct Joint DrillKBS WORLD Radio News

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Britain won't offer a new figure on Brexit bill to unlock talks: minister - Reuters

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 08:27

Reuters

Britain won't offer a new figure on Brexit bill to unlock talks: minister
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will not offer a figure or a formula for how much it believes it owes the European Union, Brexit minister David Davis said on Sunday, after the EU demanded that London spell out its approach to the final bill to unblock talks ...
EU preparing for possible collapse of Brexit talks - BarnierBBC News
EU planning for collapse of Brexit talks, says Michel BarnierThe Guardian
European Union adds haste with call for UK Brexit progress in 2 weeksPittsburgh Post-Gazette
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'Can I get it to go?' Canada's Trudeau charms Manila while ordering fried chicken - Reuters

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 06:57

Reuters

'Can I get it to go?' Canada's Trudeau charms Manila while ordering fried chicken
Reuters
MANILA (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hopped from one table to the next, chatted with people and posed for selfies on Sunday at a fastfood chain store in Manila, charming residents of the Philippines capital for the second time in ...
Trudeau in Manila to pursue deeper trade, security ties in Asia-PacificNational Post
Trudeau's invite to East Asia Summit proof 'Canada's back,' Freeland saysCBC.ca
Spotted: Canada's prime minister orders chicken, rice at Filipino fast-food restogulfnews.com
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Trump's chief of staff: 'I do not follow the tweets' - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 06:54

Los Angeles Times

Trump's chief of staff: 'I do not follow the tweets'
Los Angeles Times
Hours after President Trump taunted North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Twitter, suggesting he is "short and fat," the White House chief of staff insisted he doesn't carefully follow Trump's comments on social media and tells other aides not to react to ...
John Kelly: I don't follow Trump's tweetsThe Hill
John Kelly doesn't follow Trump's tweetsNew York Post
John Kelly wants mass deportation — and given his record, that's no surpriseSalon
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Israel signals free hand in Syria as US, Russia expand truce - Reuters

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 06:15

Reuters

Israel signals free hand in Syria as US, Russia expand truce
Reuters
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel signaled on Sunday that it would keep up military strikes across its frontier with Syria to prevent any encroachment by Iranian-allied forces, even as the United States and Russia try to build up a ceasefire in the area.
Israel shoots down Syrian drone over Golan HeightsNew York Daily News
US, Russia commit to expelling Iranian forces from Israeli-Syrian borderThe Jerusalem Post
ISIS 'defeated', but it looks like the West has already lost the peaceThe Australian
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Trump Offers to Play South China Sea Peacemaker as Trip Wraps Up - Bloomberg

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 06:00

Bloomberg

Trump Offers to Play South China Sea Peacemaker as Trip Wraps Up
Bloomberg
U.S. President Donald Trump offered to help resolve territorial disputes in the South China Sea as he entered the final leg of his 11-day swing through Asia. Trump arrived in the Philippines on Sunday for a series of meetings on regional security ...

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Prince Charles Stands in for Queen at War Memorial Ceremony - U.S. News & World Report

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 05:45

U.S. News & World Report

Prince Charles Stands in for Queen at War Memorial Ceremony
U.S. News & World Report
Prince Charles has led Britain's annual Remembrance Sunday ceremony for war dead, taking the role held for more than six decades by his mother Queen Elizabeth II. Nov. 12, 2017, at 6:35 a.m.. Prince Charles Stands in for Queen at War Memorial ...
Queen Elizabeth II Delegates Wreath Ceremony to Prince CharlesNew York Times
Prince Charles leads tributes to war dead on Remembrance SundayThe Guardian
Remembrance Sunday: Queen watches Whitehall service from balcony for first time as Prince Charles lays her wreathTelegraph.co.uk
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Donald Trump's Asia tour leaves observers perplexed - BBC News

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 05:26

BBC News

Donald Trump's Asia tour leaves observers perplexed
BBC News
First Donald Trump insulted North Korea's Kim Jong-un, then, hours later, said he hoped the two could be friends in the future. It is exactly the kind of contradiction that has typified his five-nation tour of Asia and left many observers scratching ...
'Time Warp' North Korea Must Send Sign for Change, Seoul SaysBloomberg
Trump mocks North Korea's Kim, says he would never call him 'short and fat'Fox News
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Donald Trump's Asia tour leaves observers perplexed - BBC News

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 05:26

BBC News

Donald Trump's Asia tour leaves observers perplexed
BBC News
First Donald Trump insulted North Korea's Kim Jong-un, then, hours later, said he hoped the two could be friends in the future. It is exactly the kind of contradiction that has typified his five-nation tour of Asia and left many observers scratching ...
'Time Warp' North Korea Must Send Sign for Change, Seoul SaysBloomberg
Trump mocks North Korea's Kim, says he would never call him 'short and fat'Fox News
Trump talks possible friendship with Kim Jong Un during Vietnam tripCBS News
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Trump lands in Philippines, offers to mediate on South China Sea - Reuters

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 05:00

Reuters

Trump lands in Philippines, offers to mediate on South China Sea
Reuters
MANILA (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump landed in the Philippines on Sunday for a summit of Southeast and East Asian nations, hours after offering to mediate on competing claims to the South China Sea that have long stoked tensions in the region.
Trump offers to mediate in protracted South China Sea feudWashington Post
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Prince Charles blames 'foreign Jews' for Middle East turmoil in 1986 letter - The Independent

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 04:35

The Independent

Prince Charles blames 'foreign Jews' for Middle East turmoil in 1986 letter
The Independent
Prince Charles has come under fire after it came to light that he blamed the “influx of foreign Jews” for causing unrest in the Middle East and called on the US to “take on the Jewish lobby” in a letter penned in 1986. Writing to his friend Laurens van ...
In 1986 letter, Prince Charles blames 'foreign' Jews for Mideast turmoilThe Times of Israel
Revealed 1986 letter by Prince Charles blames 'foreign Jews' for Mideast troublesThe Jerusalem Post
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Israel warns Gaza militants against carrying out attacks - ABC News

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 04:14

The Jerusalem Post

Israel warns Gaza militants against carrying out attacks
ABC News
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu chairs the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017. (Abir Sultan/Pool Photo via AP)more +. 0 Shares. Email. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday warned Gaza militants ...
Tens of thousands mark Arafat death anniversary in GazaCT Post
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After a Disciplined Week in Asia, Trump Unloads on Critics - New York Times

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 03:36

New York Times

After a Disciplined Week in Asia, Trump Unloads on Critics
New York Times
President Trump with President Tran Dai Quang of Vietnam at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. HANOI, Vietnam — For the last week on the road, President Trump had been measured, disciplined and studiously ...
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Michael Gove: from 'shy green' to 'full-throated environmentalist' - The Guardian

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 02:00

The Guardian

Michael Gove: from 'shy green' to 'full-throated environmentalist'
The Guardian
Michael Gove in an information pod at the WWF Living Planet Centre in Woking. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA. Politics. Michael Gove: from 'shy green' to 'full-throated environmentalist'. Many feared what the MP would do when he became environment ...
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