World Sat, 25 Nov 2017 07:14:40 +0800 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Two Republic Of Korea Navy Warships Visit RMN Base In Teluk Sepanggar

KOTA KINABALU -- Two South Korean navy warships, Kang Gam Chan DDH 979 and Hwa Cheon AOE 59, arrived for their maiden port-of-call at the Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) base in Teluk Sepanggar near here today.

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UNICEF Representative Stresses Need To Provide Healthy Environment For Children

Cris Munduate.

ISLAMABAD -- UNICEF Representative in Pakistan Cris Munduate said the society should focus on providing a healthy environment for children to ensure their rights, Associated Press of Pakistan (APP) reported.

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Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa Sworn In As President

Emmerson Mnangagwa.

HARARE -- Zimbabwe's Emmerson Mnangagwa, 75, was on Friday sworn in as the second President of Zimbabwe at a colourful ceremony attended by thousands of Zimbabweans and foreign dignitaries, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

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Safe Deposit Boxes Used By Gangs Seized In Mexican Resort City, Officials Say

CANCUN, Mexico -- Criminal organizations used the safe deposit boxes seized in a raid on First National Security in the Mexican Caribbean resort city of Cancun, federal prosecutors said.

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Colombian Candidate Proposes Plan For Coping With Influx Of Venezuelans

Juan Carlos Pinzon.

BOGOTA -- Colombian presidential candidate Juan Carlos Pinzon said on Thursday that if he wins the 2018 election, he will implement a plan for attending to an influx of Venezuelans fleeing the crisis in their homeland.

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Counter-Terrorism, Dialogue Key To Solving Syria Issue: Chinese FM

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi.

BEIJING -- Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Friday said that counter-terrorism, dialogue and reconstruction should be the focal points currently for resolving the Syrian issue, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

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Family Members Of Missing Submarine Crew Slam Argentine Authorities

MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina -- Some family members of the 44-member crew of a navy submarine that disappeared in the Atlantic eight days ago expressed anger at Argentine authorities on Thursday, saying they have not been frank in their communications and criticizing the condition of the vessel.

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Mnangagwa, The 'Crocodile,' Sworn In As Zimbabwe President

Pic: ReutersHARARE: Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in on Friday as President of Zimbabwe in front of thousands of cheering supporters at Harare’s national stadium, bringing the final curtain down on the 37-year rule of Robert Mugabe.

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Flynn's Lawyers Cut Talks With Trump Team, Signaling Mueller Cooperation: NY Times

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: Lawyers for Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, have told Trump’s legal team they can no longer discuss a probe into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, indicating Flynn may be cooperating with the investigation, the New York Times reported on Thursday.

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South Korea, Russia Agree To Explore Ways To Deal With Illegal Immigrants

SEOUL -- South Korea and Russia agreed to consider various ways to deal with a growing number of Russians illegally staying here, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported the foreign ministry as saying on Friday.

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