Iran takes aim at hateful Pence comments

MUNICH, Germany – Iran's foreign minister on Sunday launched a blistering attack on United States Vice President Mike Pence, saying his allegations that Tehran was plotting a "new Holocaust" were "hateful" and "ignorant." Mohammad Javad Zarif told the Munich Security Conference that Pence's demands for the EU to follow the US ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 17th, 2019Related News

Pence urges EU to recognize Guaido as Venezuela president

MUNICH, Germany – US Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday, February 16 called on the European Union to recognize opposition leader Juan Guaido as the president of Venezuela. "All of us must stand with the Venezuelan people until freedom and democracy is fully restored," Pence told the Munich Security Conference. "So today ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 16th, 2019Related News

Disarmament efforts must include China as well as U.S., Russia – Merkel

MUNICH, Germany – China must be involved in international disarmament efforts, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Saturday, February 16, amid rising concern about Beijing's missile arsenal and the suspension of a key US-Russia arms treaty. "Disarmament is something that concerns us all and where we would of course be glad if ........»»

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U.S. struggles to convince anti-ISIS allies to secure Syria after it leaves

MUNICH, Germany – Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan struggled Friday, February 15, to convince sceptical allies in the coalition fighting the Islamic State (ISIS) militia to help secure Syria once American soldiers pull out. President Donald Trump said the United States will announce the end of the ISIS group's once-sprawling "caliphate" within ........»»

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Germany helps boost renewable energy in PH: DOE

THE DEPARTMENT of Energy (DOE) has recognized the help extended by the German development agency, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit […].....»»

Source: Mindanaoexaminer MindanaoexaminerCategory: NewsFeb 15th, 2019Related News

Jihadist defeat, U.S. Syria pullout on table at coalition talks

MUNICH, Germany – Defense ministers from the US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group meet on Friday, February 15, in Munich to discuss how to reorganize in Syria after the defeat of the last pocket of jihadists and the departure of US troops. Time is short: IS fighters are cornered by ........»»

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100,000 babies die from war yearly

MUNICH, Germany — At least 100,000 babies die every year because of armed conflict and its impact, from hunger to denial of aid, Save the Children International said on Friday. In the 10 worst-hit countries, a conservative estimate of 550,000 infants died as a result of fighting between 2013 and 2017. They succumbed to war […].....»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsFeb 15th, 2019Related News

Filipino jobseekers warned: Scammers offer fake nursing jobs in Germany through Triple Win Project

Filipino jobseekers warned: Scammers offer fake nursing jobs in Germany through Triple Win Project Applicants promised overseas jobs that offer minimum salary of Dh8,000......»»

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Wars hit Berlin filmfest as Netflix lesbian drama premieres

BERLIN, Germany – The first Netflix movie in competition at the Berlin film festival, telling the extraordinary true story of a gay marriage in Spain a century ago, premiered Wednesday, February 13 amid a protest by German cinema operators. One of Spain's most acclaimed directors, Isabel ........»»

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Germany to let NATO use its cyber skills

BRUSSELS, Belgium – Germany is to join the ranks of NATO countries making its cyber warfare skills available to the alliance to help fight hacking and electronic warfare, officials told the Agence France-Presse on Thursday, February 14. NATO has designated cyberspace as a conflict domain alongside land, sea, and air and ........»»

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U.S. seeks to increase pressure on Iran at Warsaw meeting

WARSAW — Foreign ministers and senior officials from 60 nations gather in the Polish capital Warsaw on Wednesday where the United States hopes to ratchet up pressure against Iran despite concerns among major European countries about heightened tensions with Tehran. The absence of foreign ministers from major European powers, Germany and France, highlights festering tensions […] The post U.S. seeks to increase pressure on Iran at Warsaw meeting appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: TopFeb 13th, 2019Related News

POEA warns nurses on illegal recruitment for Germany

(Department of Labor and Employment / 12 February 2019) — The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration warns Filipino nurses seeking jobs in Germany under the Triple Win Project of online illegal recruitment activities. Reports regarding a website run by alleged illegal recruiters who promise nursing jobs in the said country have reached POEA. POEA Administrator Bernard P. […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: NewsFeb 12th, 2019Related News

Spain joins France, Germany on new combat fighter Manila Bulletin News

Spain joins France, Germany on new combat fighter Manila Bulletin By Agence France-Presse. Spain will join a Franco-German project to build a new fighter plane to replace the Eurofighter and Rafale,.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsFeb 12th, 2019Related News

Migrant girls targeted in 2 Berlin assaults

BERLIN, Germany – Police in Berlin on Sunday, February 10, were investigating two separate assaults against young girls believed to have been motived by anti-migrant hatred. An unknown man repeatedly punched two Syrian girls, aged 15 and 16, in the face in Berlin's eastern Marzahn district late Friday afternoon, before running ........»»

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Mini mice architecture draws crowds in Sweden

MALMÖ, Sweden – With a grin spreading across his face, a man ........»»

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Germany to Facebook: Dont force users to share data - The Manila Times Online

BERLIN: Facebook is pushing back against a German ruling that could make it harder for the company to combine data from all the services it runs in order to targetREAD The post Germany to Facebook: Do.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsFeb 9th, 2019Related News

BULATLAT UNDER ATTACK | “Unbent, unbowed, unbroken”

Cyber-attack against Bulatlat, an alternative online news site has been relentless but like House Martell in the HBO Original Series “Game of Thrones”, the site and its editorial staff remain “unbent, unbowed and unbroken”. With the organization’s resolve and help of a Sweden based group of digital forensic investigation expert, the attackers did not succeed to bring the site down......»»

Source: Nordis NordisCategory: NewsFeb 8th, 2019Related News

German competition watchdog demands more control for Facebook users

BONN, Germany – Facebook users should be asked for consent before data collected by the group's subsidiaries Whatsapp and Instagram and on third-party websites is combined with their social network account, Germany's competition authority said Thursday. Neither should users who refuse permission for their data to be merged ........»»

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German competition watchdog to rule on Facebook

FRANKFURT, Germany – Germany's competition watchdog is set to rule Thursday, February 7, on whether Facebook abused its dominant position in social media to collect excessive data and could even ban the site's "Like" buttons from other webpages. Officials have been looking into Facebook since mid-2016, charging that the ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 7th, 2019Related News

Artworks signed A. Hitler to be auctioned in Germany

BERLIN, Germany – More than 30 paintings and drawings signed "A. Hitler" and presumed to be the work of the Nazi dictator are due to go under the hammer at a Nuremburg auction house on Saturday, February 9. The pictures –  from watercolors of pastoral scenes ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 6th, 2019Related News