Geopolitical News

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Accessed on 11 April 2019, 0435 UTC, Post 1059.

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LATEST NEWS Apr 11, 2019
US Vice President Urges UN to Recognize Venezuela’s Guaido

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence called on the United Nations on Wednesday to “stand up for democracy” and recognize Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido as that country’s legitimate leader. …

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Venezuela’s needs ‘significant and growing’ UN humanitarian chief warns Security Council, as ‘unparalleled’ exodus continues

Over a month after two competing resolutions on Venezuela failed to pass, the UN Security Council met on Wednesday to discuss the “very real humanitarian problem” facing the country, where close to 7 million people are in dire need of aid, and some 5,000 people continue to flee across borders every day. …

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India to Draft Space Doctrine After Successful Anti-Satellite Missile Test

On 27 March, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the completion of a successful test of the country’s anti-satellite (A-SAT) missile capability. …

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UN postpones conference in Libya due to fighting

The United Nations (UN) has postponed a conference in Libya that had been meant to discuss the possibility of holding elections in the country, as fighting between rival domestic forces continues near the capital Tripoli and elsewhere. …

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Algerian protesters reject interim president

Thousands of Algerians have taken to the streets of the capital Algiers to protest against the appointment of the speaker of the upper house of parliament, Abdelkader Bensalah, as interim president, whom they see as a leftover of the regime of former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. …

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U.S. to decide whether to grant Taiwan F-16V sale in July: MND

The United States is expected to decide whether it will sell a batch of new fighter jets to Taiwan in July, Defense Minister Yen De-fa (嚴德發) said Wednesday, rebutting a previous report that Washington has set aside the arms sale pending a trade deal with Beijing. …

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Erdogan: Russian S-400 Delivery May Be Brought Forward

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that Russian air-defense missile systems could be delivered earlier than initially planned, standing by a purchase that has put the NATO member at odds with Washington. …

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Cameroon’s Military Rescues Hostages Abandoned by Suspected CAR Rebels

Cameroon’s military has rescued five people who were abducted and held for months inside the Central African Republic. The hostages, found Tuesday abandoned in the wild, say they were treated as slaves by suspected CAR rebels because their families could not afford to pay a ransom. …

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