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    Winning war is no better than losing one

    Vijay Prashad | Updated at 12:00am on September 19, 2020

    US PRESIDENT Donald Trump and his ‘war council’ — led by secretary of state Mike Pompeo — have amplified their aggression against China. What began...

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    Navy to be strengthened further: PM

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:20am on June 19, 2020

    Mentioning that Bangladesh doesn’t prefer war rather want peace, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said that Bangladesh Navy needed to be further strengthened with...

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    Funding for Yemen may be slashed: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 11:16pm on May 22, 2020

    A range of aid programmes in war-ravaged Yemen, including ones responding to coronavirus, could be cut in the coming weeks because of funding shortages, the...

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    Iran, US heat up war of words on Iraq

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:23am on April 03, 2020

    Iran said Thursday it ‘only acts in self-defence’ after president Donald Trump warned it against attacks on US troops in Iraq, as a new war...

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    Sudan’s ongoing turf war

    Samuel Ramani | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2020

    ON JANUARY 14, heavy gunfire broke out at Sudan’s Directorate of National Intelligence in Khartoum. Sudanese officials accused former employees of the National Intelligence and...

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    Syria’s brutal war enters 10th year

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 12:12am on March 16, 2020

    Syria’s brutal conflict entered its 10th year Sunday with president Bashar al-Assad’s regime consolidating its hold over a war-wracked country where foreign powers are flexing...

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    World levitates towards Russia, China

    Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:00am on March 16, 2020

    FRANKLY and in summary: recently The United States of America has crossed several lines, committing atrocities, in many parts of the world. In the past,...

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    Syria death toll 384,000 after nine years of war

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 11:21pm on March 14, 2020

    At least 384,000 people have died in Syria, including more than 116,000 civilians, since the war began in March 2011, the Syrian Observatory for Human...

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    Grieving children’s choir breaking Philippine drug war cycle

    Agence France-Presse. Manila | Updated at 10:57pm on March 09, 2020

    The dozen children stared shyly at the audience but grew bolder when they began to sing, pouring their grief into music for the fathers they...

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    Ending myth that Trump is ending wars

    Khury Petersen-Smith | Updated at 12:00am on March 09, 2020

    THERE was this moment during the State of the Union Address that I can’t stop thinking about. When President Trump spoke to army wife Amy...