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Jim Mattis tours contaminated Vietnam War-era Agent Orange site

Oct 17, 2018

Jim Mattis tours contaminated Vietnam War-era Agent Orange site

U.S. Defence Secretary Jim Mattis toured a former Agent Orange storage site in southern Vietnam on Wednesday, revisiting one of the war's darkest chapters that lives on among a million Vietnamese with severe birth defects, cancers and disabilities linked to the toxic defoliant. Standing near ...

U.S. wants 'regime change' in Iran, Rouhani says in fiery speech

/ Oct 14, 2018

U.S. wants 'regime change' in Iran, Rouhani says in fiery speech

The United States is seeking "regime change" in Iran, President Hassan Rouhani said Sunday, adding that the current U.S. administration is the most hostile that the Islamic Republic has faced in its four decades. Tensions have increased between Iran and America after U.S. President Donald ...

Oct 13, 2018

Pentagon reveals computer breach of travel records

The Pentagon on Friday said there has been a breach of Defense Department travel records that compromised the personal information and credit card data of U.S. military and civilian personnel. According to a U.S. official familiar with the matter, the breach could have affected as ...

Q&A: U.S. arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Oct 13, 2018

Q&A: U.S. arms sales to Saudi Arabia

The disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at a Saudi diplomatic mission in Turkey has fueled calls for the United States to reconsider arms sales to the kingdom that have been championed by President Donald Trump. The administration says the proposed $110 billion deal would ...