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Premier Li Asked About Artist Liu Xia Says China Protects Rights

BEIJING – Premier Li Keqiang said on Thursday China’s constitution protects human rights after he was asked about Liu Xia, the widow of Nobel Peace...

Chinas Premier Li Says China And Germany Uphold Free Trade

BEIJING – China’s Premier Li Keqiang said on Thursday China has always supported a unified and prosperous Europe and that China and Germany uphold free...

Japan Women See Turning Point On Sexual Harassment After Scandal

TOKYO – Japanese women, long accustomed to enduring sexual harassment in silence, are speaking out after a high-profile scandal involving a top bureaucrat stirred...

Us In Tit-for-tat Expels Two Venezuelan Envoys

WASHINGTON – The U.S. State Department said on Wednesday it has ordered two Venezuelan diplomats to leave the United States within 48 hours, a move that follows...

Nigerias Military Committed War Crimes Crimes Against Humanity Amnesty

ABUJA – Nigeria’s military has committed war crimes and crimes against humanity including torture, rape and killing civilians during its fight against...

Canadas Largest City To Open Emergency Housing For Asylum Seekers

TORONTO – Canada’s largest city said on Wednesday it is activating an emergency contingency plan to shelter refugee claimants as it prepares for an influx of...

Starbucks Calls Anti-bias Training Part Of Long-term Journey

LOS ANGELES – Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O) on Wednesday revealed details of the employee anti-bias training program that will take place behind closed doors at 8,000...

South Sudan Peace Talks End Without Deal Mediators

ADDIS ABABA – Talks in Ethiopia to revive South Sudan’s failed 2015 peace pact and end the country’s civil war broke up on Wednesday without a deal,...

Bowing To Trump Nfl Will Require Players To Stand For Anthem

NEW YORK – The National Football League will fine teams if players on the field refuse to stand for the national anthem, the league said on Wednesday in a victory...

Egyptian Orphans Score With Football Academy

CAIRO – An Egyptian sports academy is looking for the country’s next big football star among orphans and street children, hoping to give them a shot at...