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Thousands of Israelis protest immunity bill that would shield Netanyahu from indictment (PHOTOS)

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Protesters took to the streets of Tel Aviv, rallying against the recently tabled immunity bill that could shield Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from mounting corruption investigations. The demonstration under the banner “Defensive Shield for Democracy” showed a rare unity of almost all the parties in Israeli opposition. The exact number of the protesters remains unclear, Read More

NATO experts ‘adopt new strategy,’ says Stoltenberg & points finger at ‘Russia threat’… again

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NATO ‘experts’ have developed an updated strategy, the bloc’s chief Jens Stoltenberg revealed. And one doesn’t have to look for long for an explanation, with ‘bad Russia’ conveniently cited as a reason for the overhaul. “Our military experts have adopted a new military strategy for the alliance this week,” NATO’s Secretary General Stoltenberg told Germany’s Read More

Foreign investors hope India dials back policy shocks after Modi win

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Foreign companies in India have welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s election victory for the political stability it brings, but now they need to see him soften a protectionist stance adopted in the past year. BJP President Amit Shah and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gesture after the election results in New Read More

Angola poised for South African energy expansion

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5/23/2019 Photo: (left) Angola President Joao Lourenco and (right) Guillaume Doane, CEO of Africa Oil & Power. JOHANNESBURG — As Angola works in attracting foreign investors from the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Asia, its closest African neighbors are also entering the race to tap into vast investment opportunities in Africa’s second biggest oil Read More

Enpro Subsea shares the adoption of ‘smart standardization’ subsea development strategies

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5/23/2019 Photo: Enpro Subsea Sales Director Craig McDonald. ABERDEEN — Enpro Subsea has presented examples of where its Flow Access Module (FAM) technology has been selected by multiple international operators as part of its fast-paced subsea field development strategies. Delivering a paper at OTC in Houston earlier this month, entitled ‘Subsea field development using innovative Read More

Morien Announces Quarterly Dividend and Results of Annual and Special Meeting

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HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Morien Resources Corp. (“Morien” or the “Company“) (TSXV:MOX) is pleased to announce that its board of directors (the “Board“) has declared a dividend of $0.0025 (one quarter of one cent) per common share for the second quarter of 2019.  The dividend will be paid on June Read More

French domestic intel summons journalist who exposed Benalla affair

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A French reporter who exposed cronyism in President Emmanuel Macron’s administration has been summoned for questioning by domestic intelligence, the fifth journalist subjected to the chilling treatment within a month. Le Monde journalist Ariane Chemin has been directed to appear before the General Directorate for Internal Security (DGSI) next week, according to the paper’s editorial Read More

UK told to give back Chagos Islands in overwhelming UN vote

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The United Nations has ordered Britain to give up sovereignty over a series of tropical islands in the Indian Ocean, home to a key military base. The decision was approved by a supermajority of member states. Wednesday’s resolution called on the UK to cede control of the Chagos Islands, which it said were unlawfully annexed Read More

US ‘sees signs’ Damascus ‘may’ have used chlorine in Idlib, threatens ‘quick & appropriate’ response

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The US State Department has accused the Syrian government of a recent chemical attack and threatened it with a ‘quick and appropriate’ response – while admitting it has little information to substantiate the allegations. In a statement on Tuesday, Washington alleged that the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad is likely to be found responsible Read More