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Magnitude 6.5 quake rattles Philippines

Manila, Jan 22 (UNI/Xinhua) An offshore earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.5 struck Davao Occidental province in Philippines on Saturday, the country's Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said.

The institute said the quake hit at a depth of 66 km, about 234 km southeast of Balut Island in Sarangani town.
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US to take steps to Counter Chinese activity around Taiwan :State Dept

18 Aug 2022 | 12:31 AM

Washington, August 17 (UNI) The United States will take steps in the coming weeks and months to counter China's military and economic activity around Taiwan, State Department spokesman Ned Price said on Wednesday.

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21 PLA aircrafts, 5 Ships spotted around Taiwan

17 Aug 2022 | 10:51 PM

Taipei city, August 17 (UNI) The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) sent 21 aircrafts and five warships to Taiwan on Wednesday, the Taiwanese defense ministry said on Wednesday.

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UN wants impartial investigation extrajudicial killings in police custody in Bangladesh

17 Aug 2022 | 10:51 PM

Dhaka, Aug 17 (UNI) The UN wants an impartial investigation into the disappearances, extrajudicial killings and torture in police custody in Bangladesh, said Michel Bachelet, head of the organization's human rights affairs.

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Mali accuses France of arming terrorists

17 Aug 2022 | 10:37 PM

Bamako, August 17 (UNI) Mali's Foreign Minister Abdoulaye Diop has accused France of arming terrorists and called for the UN Security Council to intervene, in a letter obtained by state-run French radio RFI.

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UN envoy meets Myanmar Military chief

17 Aug 2022 | 10:20 PM

Naypyidaw, August 17 (UNI) UN Special Envoy for Myanmar Noeleen Heyzer met with the nation's military chief Min Aung Hlaing here on Wednesday and requested a meeting with jailed politician Aung San Suu Kyi.

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