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Erdogan: Possible Turkish-Iranian Operation against Kurdish Groups

Erdogan: Possible Turkish-Iranian Operation against Kurdish Groups

The fact that Syrian Kurds are gaining power with more support from the USA has become the main reason for Turkey and Iran to seek military cooperation in the region, according to a local expert. It was the first visit by an Iranian chief of staff since 1979 Islamic revolution in Iran. He said his trip was aimed at discussing enhanced cooperation on military and regional issues.


South Korea: Trump Won't Go to War Without Our Say-So

South Korea: Trump Won't Go to War Without Our Say-So

At a briefing Thursday to mark his 100th day in office, Moon insisted there will be no second Korean war but urged the North to stop further nuclear and missile tests, warning Pyongyang to end its "dangerous gamble". U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and their Japanese counterparts agreed at a meeting in Washington on Thursday to work more closely on North Korea.


Hackers hit Malaysian sites over Indonesia flag gaffe

Hackers hit Malaysian sites over Indonesia flag gaffe

Following the flag blunder, which was first raised by Indonesian Youth and Sports Minister Imam Nahrawi on Saturday, Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin had publicly apologised for the incident. Meanwhile, Malaysian coach Md Fikri Md Noor said his charges would take a positive approach when facing Thailand tomorrow, knowing that the Thais are a powerhouse in the sport.


Seoul says no more war on Korean Peninsula

Seoul says no more war on Korean Peninsula

In a press conference marking his first 100 days in office, Moon said he wanted "all South Koreans to believe with confidence that there will be no war", and also downplayed his USA counterpart Donald Trump's belligerent comments over Pyongyang , reports Efe news.


US Navy Destroyer Collides with Merchant Ship in Pacific

US Navy Destroyer Collides with Merchant Ship in Pacific

The focus of the search for 10 US sailors missing after a collision between the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker in Southeast Asian waters shifted Tuesday to the damaged destroyer's flooded compartments. The destroyer USS Fitzgerald collided with the Philippine-flagged merchant vessel ACX Crystal on June 17, while operating about 56 nautical miles southwest of Yokosuka , Japan.


Powerball jackpot now $700-million

Powerball jackpot now $700-million

Those numbers are 17-19-39-43-68. The chances of winning the jackpot is one in 292 million and tickets are two dollars each. There was no victor last Saturday, so the Powerball jackpot is now at $700 million, the second-highest in history.