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South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands 50 pence 2021 – RRS Discovery

New low-mintage commemorative:"120th Anniversary of the launch of the RRS Discovery"TECHNICAL DATAComposition: copper-nickelDiameter: 27.30 mmWeight: 8.00 gMint: The Pobjoy MintMintage: 2.750The coin is also available in proof sterling silver version.LINK: The Pobjoy MintOriginal Article

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Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Says He’s Detained In A ‘Concentration Camp’

DW: Russia's Navalny describes prison as 'concentration camp' on Instagram The Kremlin critic joked that he had no idea it was possible to construct such a facility so close to Moscow. Navalny, who survived an assassination attempt last summer, is serving a two-and-a-half year sentence. Jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei …

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Is The Ukraine War About To Escalate?

Ukrainian soldiers enter a dugout on the front line of Russia's war against Ukraine in Donetsk Oblast on Feb. 16, 2021. Photo by AFP Ukinform: OSCE recorded 174 ceasefire violations in Donbas over past weekend The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM) recorded 143 ceasefire violations in Donetsk region …

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US vs. China Military Activities In The Indo-Pacific Region (2019 vs. 2020)

US vs. China military activities in the Indo-Pacific region throughout 2019 and 2020 as gathered by @AsiaMTI pic.twitter.com/em1vOE5ISj — 𝕋om 𝕆'ℂonnor (@ShaolinTom) March 12, 2021 WNU Editor: In today's U.S.-Japan security summit, there were no doubts among the participants on who is the main threat in the Indo-Pacific region (see …

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If China Invades Taiwan, The Biden Administration Will Blame Former President Trump

New from Tokyo: Top U.S. officials are warning w/ increasing urgency that China could soon invade Taiwan—a timeline they say has accelerated by Trump’s repeated provocation of Beijing, China’s military build-up, & signs Taiwan could declare independence. https://t.co/GsjqvIZhqs — Lara Seligman (@laraseligman) March 15, 2021 WNU Editor: This is becoming …

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US-China Summit In Alaska Will Take Up Explosive Taiwan Issue

Frictions between China and the US go well beyond tariff disputes. Image: REUTERS/Jason Lee Politico: U.S. warns of China's growing threat to Taiwan Officials from Washington and Beijing are meeting in Alaska on Thursday. TOKYO — When President Joe Biden’s national security team prepares to meet their Chinese counterparts at …

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Chinese Scholar: President Xi Is Planning To Annex Taiwan In 5 Years

PLA troops practice amphibious landing. PLA Eastern Theater command Radio Free Asia: China's Xi Jinping Tells People's Liberation Army to Get Ready For Combat Xi's administration wants to achieve its goal of invading Taiwan, which it has never ruled, sooner rather than later. Ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP) leader Xi …

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Bloomberg: Xi Jinping Warns Against Tech Excess in Sign Crackdown Will Widen (Bloomberg) — China’s top leader warned that Beijing will go after so-called “platform” companies that have amassed data and market power, a sign that the months-long crackdown on the country’s internet sector is only just beginning. President Xi …

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Tweets Of The Day

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has picked his fourth health minister since the pandemic hit, signaling the government's challenges in implementing effective measures to control the virus' spread – or even agreeing which measures are necessary. https://t.co/9rbfMzL4FC — The Associated Press (@AP) March 16, 2021 Gunmen kidnap primary school pupils and …

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Sister Of North Korean Leader. Kim Yo Jong, Warns The Biden Administration That If It Wants Peace It Must Avoid ‘Causing A Stink’

Reuters: North Korea warns new U.S. administration if it wants peace it must avoid 'causing a stink': state news agency SEOUL (Reuters) – The sister of North Korean leader, Kim Yo Jong, criticised ongoing military drills in South Korea and warned the new U.S. administration against “causing a stink” if …

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