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Cuban crisis 2.0? Moscow eyes military bases in Cuba

Oct. 31, 2018, 5:05 p.m. Denes Osvalt

Moscow’s response to Trump’s plans to quit the INF treaty could be to reinstall military bases in Cuba, the State Duma defense committee head said. He also predicted “a new Cuban crisis” if the US and Russia fail to come ...

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‘We have one foot in the red zone’

Oct. 31, 2018, 4:52 p.m. Denes Osvalt

It’s not a horror book, but the latest Living Planet report makes for some seriously frightening reading, reported News.com.au (Australia). Perhaps the scariest statistic: humans have wiped out about 60 per cent of the planet’s animal life since 1970. Equally ...

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Belgium faces winter blackouts amid nuclear reactor shutdowns

Oct. 31, 2018, 10:54 a.m. Denes Osvalt

A forced shutdown of one nuclear reactor in the lead up to winter may be regarded as unfortunate. But the closure of six of the seven reactors responsible for supplying 40% of Belgium’s electricity is raising eyebrows, even in a ...

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Angela Merkel’s Exit Is Yet another Blow to European Stability

Oct. 31, 2018, 10:48 a.m. Denes Osvalt

German chancellor Angela Merkel sent shockwaves through global politics and economics yesterday when she announced her decision to step down as head of her party, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU). Although she proclaimed her desire to stay on as chancellor ...

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Britain announces new plastics tax

Oct. 31, 2018, 10:39 a.m. Denes Osvalt

The U.K. government is seeking to ramp up efforts to tackle the scourge of litter and waste from single-use plastics, proposing a new tax on plastic packaging, subject to consultation, reported Digital Journal (Canada). Chancellor Philip Hammond announced the new ...

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Pressure mounts as fentanyl from China floods into the US

Oct. 31, 2018, 10:32 a.m. Denes Osvalt

Pressure is mounting on China as many believe it is failing to do enough to stop the flood of fentanyl into the United States – contributing to the opioid epidemic which claimed more than 27,000 American lives in 2017 alone, ...

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Super Micro tells US lawmakers it found no Chinese spy chips

Oct. 31, 2018, 9:56 a.m. Denes Osvalt

Super Micro has said it has found no malicious hardware in its products, in another effort to refute a news report that China’s intelligence services planted malicious chips in the company’s server motherboards, reported South China Morning Post (Hong Kong). ...

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New Zealand's avocado war

Oct. 31, 2018, 9:37 a.m. Denes Osvalt

It was the wrong side of dawn when the makeshift alarm sounded, its shrill whirr slicing through the frigid winter night. Ashby Whitehead sprung from his bed and ran to his ute, hoping that his homemade booby traps had finally ...

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Turkey ready to 'destroy' Kurdish militia in Syria

Oct. 30, 2018, 10:08 p.m. Denes Osvalt

Turkey has prepared its military for a fresh operation in northern Syria to "destroy" the US-backed Kurdish militia that Ankara considers to be a terrorist group, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, reported The New Arab (UK). The Kurdish People's Protection ...

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MbS: The New Saddam of Arabia?

Oct. 30, 2018, 8:41 p.m. Denes Osvalt

As Mohammad bin Salman (MbS) has terrorized his opponents at home and abroad, fear has spread within the Saudi kingdom. Has he become the new Saddam of Arabia? As Iraq’s Saddam Hussein did in the 1980s, MbS is cementing his ...

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