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Sailor laid to rest 75 years after his death at Pearl Harbor

Sailor laid to rest 75 years after his death at Pearl Harbor

Obama said "we can never repay the profound debt of gratitude we owe to those who served on our behalf". A total of 2,403 Americans died during the surprise attack. A day later, we declared war against Japan, and four days later against Germany. Gardner says he was impressed by the day's event, which included patriotic music, recognition of the 41 Virginians killed during the Pearl Harbor attack, and speeches by service members.


London-based EPL clubs implicated in sex-abuse scandal

London-based EPL clubs implicated in sex-abuse scandal

London police are investigating claims of child abuse involving a number of soccer clubs, professional and amateur, officials said. The Met Police received allegations connected to 30 named clubs or teams in London including four in the Premier League.


Netanyahu says he hopes to work with Trump to undo Iran deal

Netanyahu says he hopes to work with Trump to undo Iran deal

Throughout the United States presidential elections, Trump repeatedly referred to the Iran nuclear deal brokered by Washington and backed by the P5+1 as a "bad deal", threatening to tear up the accord should he become president. Netanyahu made a stir in the United States a year ago when he spoke negatively about the deal before Congress. "Of course I would". In Tabriz, capital of an Iranian province in eastern Azerbaijan , demonstrators called on Baku to cancel the visit and even carried ...


Gov. Snyder lowers flags to honor John Glenn

Gov. Snyder lowers flags to honor John Glenn

John Glenn retained that calmness and even-tempered demeanor all through his following career, including four terms as U.S. Senator. In a statement , Obama also said that Glenn has been inspiring next generation of engineers, scientists, and astronauts who will bring people to Mars and beyond.


ADB trims growth forecast for Asia due to slowdown in India

ADB trims growth forecast for Asia due to slowdown in India

This news story is related to Print/171609-ADB-maintains-FY17-growth-forecast-at-52pc/ - breaking news, latest news, pakistan ne. The bank has forecast that growth in the world's second largest economy will fall slightly to 6.4% next year.


Chinese paper calls Trump 'ignorant' after Taiwan comments

Chinese paper calls Trump 'ignorant' after Taiwan comments

Regarding Trump's comment on the one-China policy, Renmin University global relations professor Pang Zhongying said the administration may play up the Taiwan issue, which could cause friction with Beijing . Li Haidong, professor at China Foreign Affairs University, attributes Trump's comments to his inexperience. Washington cut formal diplomatic ties with Taiwan in 1979, expressing its support for Beijing's "one country, two systems" concept, which states that Taiwan is part of China.