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EU army: Will it be easy for Europe to get rid of American political diktat?

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The creation of a European army would be a boon for Russia-EU relations, various military experts have told RT. It would mean getting rid of the US political diktat – and that’s why Washington will not allow it. Were the European Union to create an army of its own, as French President Emmanuel Macron and Read More

‘Migrant tsunami’: Tijuana mayor threatens to deport US-bound migrants amid tensions & clashes

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The arrival of growing crowds of migrants to Tijuana has led to increased tensions and clashes with locals, with the mayor warning that those who disturb the “tranquility and security” of his city will be deported. The arrival of the first members of the caravan to Tijuana triggered an anti-migrant backlash in the Mexican border Read More

‘We’re feeding a monster’: Resigned Israeli defense minister gives last sinister warning about Hamas

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Israel’s outgoing defense minister has slammed the security cabinet for capitulating to Hamas and terrorism, blaming politicians for feeding a “monster” that will soon match the power of the Lebanese Hezbollah. Accusing the Israeli security cabinet of effectively granting “immunity” to Hamas by accepting the terms of an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire deal, which halted boiling-hot hostilities Read More

'Yemen war can end if world acts now'

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The world must act now to end the war in Yemen and save millions of people from the brink of famine, the man who is trying to broker a peace deal has told Sky News. Martin Griffiths, the United Nations special envoy for Yemen, said in an exclusive interview that the way ahead would be Read More

Too little, too late? Merkel comes to Chemnitz to ease ethnic tensions, but faces mass protest

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel finally visited the eastern German city of Chemnitz, more than two months after massive right-wing protests there. However, twenty times as many people came to protest against her than to see her. In late August, the city of Chemnitz witnessed a surge of anti-immigrant sentiment after the fatal stabbing of a Read More

Regulator 'stunned and terrified' after causing PG&E stock surge

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(Reuters) – The chief of California’s top utilities regulator said on Friday he was shocked to learn that reassurances he made to investors about PG&E (PCG.N) caused the embattled power utility’s stock to surge over 40 percent in a matter of minutes. Employees of Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) work in the aftermath of the Read More

Marksmen Announces Closing of Final Tranche of Oversubscribed Private Placement

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CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Marksmen Energy Inc. (“Marksmen” or the “Company”) announces that it has completed the second and final closing (“Second Tranche”) of its previously announced non-brokered private placement, which was increased to 3,125,002 units (the “Units”) of Marksmen at a price of $0.12 per Unit, for aggregate gross proceeds Read More

Eaton Vance's Gaffney sees opportunity in emerging market-denominated bonds

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – There are untapped opportunities in corporate debt securities denominated in emerging-market currencies, Eaton Vance’s director of diversified fixed-income said at the Reuters Global Investment 2019 Outlook Summit on Friday. Kathleen Gaffney, vice president, director of diversified fixed income and lead portfolio manager for Eaton Vance Management, speaks during the Reuters Global Read More

Trump says will make acting EPA head Wheeler permanent

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he would nominate the acting head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Andrew Wheeler, to take on the position permanently. FILE PHOTO: Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Andrew Wheeler speaks during an event hosted by U.S. President Donald Trump with workers on “Cutting the Read More

CNL Announces 2018 Awards of Excellence Winners

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Technical expertise and innovative approaches to safety recognized at annual awards ceremonyCHALK RIVER, Ontario, Nov. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, is pleased to announce that it celebrated the outstanding achievements of its employees last week during the 2018 CNL Awards of Excellence. Held at Read More