Beijing is cultivating the next generation of African elites by training them in China

  1. Beijing is cultivating the next generation of African elites by training them in China  Quartz
  2. China meets Australian ambassador amid ‘influence’ debate  BBC News
  3. China summons Australian envoy over political meddling allegations  Reuters
  4. What if You Couldn’t Access This Page?  New York Times
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from World – Google News https://qz.com/1119447/china-is-training-africas-next-generation-of-leaders/

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‘Are You Normal?’ Putin Asks US Congress in Annual News Gathering

  1. ‘Are You Normal?’ Putin Asks US Congress in Annual News Gathering  New York Times
  2. What Trump was saying about Russia and Putin — and what the campaign was doing  Washington Post
  3. Polish Official Says Putin Responsible for Plane Crash That Killed President  Bloomberg
  4. Vladimir Putin Heaps Praise On Donald Trump, Lashes Out At The US Spy-Mania  ValueWalk
  5. The Guardian view on Putin in Syria: victory and desolation  The Guardian
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from World – Google News https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/14/world/europe/vladimir-putin-media.html

Exclusive: US troops and Syrian forces battle ISIS near key base

  1. Exclusive: US troops and Syrian forces battle ISIS near key base  CNN
  2. More than 20 Islamic State militants killed in Syria: US-led coalition  Reuters
  3. Russia allows ISIS fighters to roam freely in Syria, US military says  Washington Examiner
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from World – Google News http://www.cnn.com/2017/12/14/politics/us-syria-battle-isis/index.html

Scotland breaks from rest of UK with tax hike for higher earners

  1. Scotland breaks from rest of UK with tax hike for higher earners  Reuters
  2. Scotland’s budget: what does it mean for me?  BBC News
  3. Scotland Plans to Raise Income Tax, Further Diverging From UK  Bloomberg
  4. Scottish Budget: ‘Consider radical Budget ideas – like cutting back uni courses to three years’  HeraldScotland
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from World – Google News https://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-scotland-tax/scotland-breaks-from-rest-of-uk-with-tax-hike-for-higher-earners-idUSKBN1E82TH?il=0

China’s ‘long arm’ of influence stretches ever further

  1. China’s ‘long arm’ of influence stretches ever further  Washington Post
  2. China meets Australian ambassador amid ‘influence’ debate  BBC News
  3. China summons Australian envoy over political meddling allegations  Reuters
  4. What if You Couldn’t Access This Page?  New York Times
  5. Full coverage

from World – Google News https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2017/12/14/chinas-long-arm-of-influence-stretches-ever-further/

Graham: A high possibility Trump will attack North Korea if it conducts another missile test

  1. Graham: A high possibility Trump will attack North Korea if it conducts another missile test  The Hill
  2. Tell me how Trump’s North Korea gambit ends  Washington Post
  3. UN probes alleged abduction of North Korean restaurant workers, official says  Reuters
  4. Lindsey Graham: There’s a 30 Percent Chance Trump Attacks North Korea  The Atlantic
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from World – Google News http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/364940-graham-a-high-possibility-trump-will-attack-north-korea-if-it-conducts

UK Police Detain Paul Golding of Far-Right Group Britain First

  1. UK Police Detain Paul Golding of Far-Right Group Britain First  New York Times
  2. Britain First: Leader of far-right group arrested  CNN
  3. Britain First’s Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen arrested  BBC News
  4. Britain First – latest news, breaking stories and comment – The Independent  The Independent
  5. Britain First leader Paul Golding arrested in Belfast  The Guardian
  6. Full coverage

from World – Google News https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/14/world/europe/uk-paul-golding-britain-first.html