BREAKING: China cancels alliance with Philippines over Duterte’s comments in Japan

BREAKING: China cancels alliance with Philippines over Duterte’s comments in Japan

BEIJING – China has cancelled any alliance its having with the Philippines after the President Rodrigo Duterte gave his assurances to Japan Wednesday that his high-profile visit to rival power China last week was all about economics. The China president, Xi Jinping, says Duterte has “stabbed him in the back”. “Duterte came here and we […]

US invests $50m in Niger drone base for counterterrorism

US invests $50m in Niger drone base for counterterrorism

The US is investing at least $50m in a military air base in Niger that will be capable of deploying drones. The US already has a presence in the capital Niamey, where it shares an airbase with France’s anti-Islamist force, Operation Barkhane. MQ-9 Reaper drones are stationed there. But the new facility, in the central […]

BREAKING NEWS: South Africa legalizes incest

BREAKING NEWS: South Africa legalizes incest

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Sept. 27 — South Africa on Tuesday became the first country in the world, and to legalize incest. Incest is sexual activity between family members or close relatives. This typically includes sexual activity between people in a consanguineous relationship (blood relations), and sometimes those related by affinity, such as individuals of […]

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