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At least 13 people arrested at Portland, Oregon, protest

Added: 18.08.2019 5:15 | 21 views | 0 comments

PORTLAND, Ore. — Police arrested at least 13 people and seized metal poles, bear spray and other weapons Saturday as hundreds of far-right protesters and anti-fascist counter-demonstrators swarmed downtown Portland, Oregon. Authorities closed bridges and streets to try to keep the rival groups apart. The city's mayor said the situation was "potentially dangerous and volatile," and President Donald Trump tweeted "Portland is being watched very closely." As of early afternoon, most of the right-wing groups had left the area via a downtown bridge. Police used officers on bikes and in riot gear to keep black-clad, helmet- and mask-wearing anti-fascist protesters — known as...

Exclusive: U.S. to extend Huawei's partial reprieve on supply curbs - sources

Added: 17.08.2019 4:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

The U.S. Commerce Department is expected to extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from U.S. companies so that it can service existing customers, sources familiar with the situation said.

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Banana Fungus Threatens Future Of The Fruit After Arriving In Colombia

Added: 16.08.2019 20:48 | 23 views | 0 comments

Colombia declared a national emergency after agricultural experts found a fungus that has already devastated banana crops across Asia on its soil on Friday, according to National Public Radio. The Fusarium type 4 (TR4) organism was detected across nearly 180 hectares in the northeastern province of La Guajira, which launched a nationwide effort to contain the fungus since bananas are the third-largest agricultural export in the country. The head of Colombia's agricultural institute has also been keeping its regional neighbors aware of the situation since the fruit is important across South America. Fernando Alexander García-Bastidas, a banana researcher at the Dutch company, told NPR he saw...

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AC Milan target Tottenham’s Aurier

Added: 16.08.2019 15:17 | 1 views | 0 comments


The transfer window in England ended last Thursday, but the situation is still very interesting. And it could get teresting if Calciomercato are correct, as they are reporting AC Milan have identified Tottenham Hotspur full-back Serge Aurier as a possible replacement for Andrea Conti. The Italian right-back is set to leave San Siro and ...]

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India says committed to 'no first use' of nuclear weapons for now

Added: 16.08.2019 12:56 | 9 views | 0 comments

India has stuck to its commitment of 'no first use' of nuclear weapons but future policy will depend on the situation, the defense minister said on Friday, which analysts said introduced a level of ambiguity in a core national security doctrine.

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Trump has privately talked about U.S. purchase of Greenland: sources

Added: 16.08.2019 6:28 | 2 views | 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump has privately discussed with aides and advisers the idea of the United States purchasing the island of Greenland as a way to expand U.S. territory, two sources familiar with the situation said on Thursday.

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Trump says does not want to see a violent crackdown by China in Hong Kong

Added: 15.08.2019 23:16 | 2 views | 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he would not want to see China violently suppressing protesters in Hong Kong and that President Xi Jinping could resolve the situation quickly if he met personally with protest leaders.

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Trump says does not want to see a violent crackdown by China in Hong Kong

Added: 15.08.2019 22:36 | 8 views | 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he would not want to see China violently suppressing protesters in Hong Kong and that President Xi Jinping could resolve the situation quickly if he met personally with protest leaders.

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