Thailand Decorates Myanmar’s Army Chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing Amid Rohingya Crisis

Thailand Decorates Myanmar’s Army Chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing Amid Rohingya Crisis

🕔14:51, 16.Feb 2018

Myanmar army commander-in-chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing was granted the Knight Grand Cross (First Class) of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant at a ceremony in Bangkok, according to the general’s official website.

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Mitt Romney Will Run For US Senate Seat in Utah

Mitt Romney Will Run For US Senate Seat in Utah

🕔14:43, 16.Feb 2018

Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, a fierce critic of fellow Republican President Donald Trump, had earlier said he would announce his decision on Thursday but postponed it because of a deadly school shooting in Florida.

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Barnaby Joyce Refused to Quit Over Affair With Staff Member Exposes Fault Lines in Australia Coalition

Barnaby Joyce Refused to Quit Over Affair With Staff Member Exposes Fault Lines in Australia Coalition

🕔14:36, 16.Feb 2018

Lawmakers had been reluctant to criticize Joyce, a plain-spoken small-town accountant turned politician, but came under pressure following revelations that the former press secretary was given two highly paid jobs after leaving his office.

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Israeli Protesters Urge Netanyahu to Step Down Over Bribery Allegations

Israeli Protesters Urge Netanyahu to Step Down Over Bribery Allegations

🕔14:30, 16.Feb 2018

The poll, aired on the Israeli commercial television channel Reshet, said 49 percent of respondents sided with the police’s version that Netanyahu had acted improperly. Twenty-five percent said they believed Netanyahu. The remainder, 26 percent, said they did not know whom to believe.

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US, Turkey Agree to Mend Ties; Erdogan Propose Joint Deployment in Syria

US, Turkey Agree to Mend Ties; Erdogan Propose Joint Deployment in Syria

🕔14:25, 16.Feb 2018

While relations between Washington and its main Muslim ally in NATO have been strained by a number of issues, Turkey has been particularly infuriated by U.S. support for the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, which it sees as terrorists.

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Brazil Government Orders Army to Take Over Security in Violent Rio de Janeiro

Brazil Government Orders Army to Take Over Security in Violent Rio de Janeiro

🕔14:20, 16.Feb 2018

Brazil’s federal government on Friday ordered the army to take over command of police forces in Rio de Janeiro state in a bid to curb violence driven by drug gangs, marking the first such move since the country’s dictatorship ended three decades ago.

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Buhari Congratulates Cyril Ramaphosa the New President Of South Africa

Buhari Congratulates Cyril Ramaphosa the New President Of South Africa

🕔09:20, 16.Feb 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari said, “Congratulations also to the African National Congress (ANC), and the Government and people of South Africa, on the peaceful transfer of power that resulted in the election of President Ramaphosa,” President Buhari tweeted in reaction to the development.”

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Theresa May Travels to Germany to Face Tough German Line on Brexit

Theresa May Travels to Germany to Face Tough German Line on Brexit

🕔02:22, 16.Feb 2018

The future of the euro zone and the governance reforms proposed by French President Emmanuel Macron are seen as more pressing items for Germany than Brexit. Theresa May will be the third European prime minister Merkel receives on Friday.

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Cyril Matamela Ramaphosa Biography and Profile

Cyril Matamela Ramaphosa Biography and Profile Updated

🕔00:00, 16.Feb 2018

Cyril Matamela Ramaphosa was born in Soweto, Johannesburg, in 1952. Detained in 1974 and 1976 for anti-apartheid activities. Cyril Ramaphosa launched the National Union of Mineworkers in 1982. He was the Chairman of the National Reception Committee which prepared for Nelson Mandela’s release from prison in 1990. He became an MP and chairman of constitutional assembly in 1994. Then he moved full-time into business in 1997, becoming one of South Africa’s richest businessmen. He was on the Lonmin board during 2012 Marikana massacre. And he was elected ANC leader in 2017. Cyril Matamela Ramaphosa on 15 February 2018, was elected President of South Africa.

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Britain Blames Russia for 2017 Cyber-Attack, Russia Says It’s Russophobic

Britain Blames Russia for 2017 Cyber-Attack, Russia Says It’s Russophobic

🕔19:44, 15.Feb 2018

Britain, Russia, 2017, Cyber-Attack, RussiaBritain blamed Russia on Thursday for a cyber-attack last year, publicly pointing the finger at Moscow for spreading a virus which swept across Europe and beyond, hitting companies and other users after initially targeting Ukraine.

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