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November 16, 2018 5:16 AM US-China tensions BOIL as Pence claims contested South China Sea does NOT belong to anyone

US VICE President Mike Pence has lashed out at Beijing, saying the South China Sea does not belong to any one nation and the US will continue to sail and fly where international law permits. Mr Pence made the remarks on Friday. His searing intervention is likely to infuriate China. The Asian superpower claims ownership of the disputed strategic sea route 58

November 15, 2018 1:56 AM World War 3: US could LOSE a future war with Russia or China

THE US could lose a potential future war with Russia, China or other countries due to a loss in military advantage according to a new report delivered to the US Congress. A report by the National Defence Strategy Commission warned the US military no longer has a global advantage and could lose the next conflict it is in. The report said: "The US military 69

November 12, 2018 8:11 PM The Queen sends SASSY note to chef after finding dead SLUG in dinner

THE Queen sent a sassy note to a chef - including an unexpected request - after she was served a slug in a salad. Queen Elizabeth II is known to be a healthy eater opting for seasonal foods only, and while nothing says ‘organic’ quite like a slimy garden slug chomping through a salad, her majesty found a tongue-in-cheek way to taunt the chef who dished 153

November 12, 2018 3:06 PM Napoleon dictatorship RETURNS: France sparks OUTRAGE as French chief calls for EMPIRE

FRANCE has further risked the wrath of Donald Trump after its finance minister called for the European Union to become an “empire” superstate to rival the United States and China. Bruno Le Maire came out in support for French President Emmanuel Macron’s call for a “real European army” but suggested Brussels should go one further and establish itself 61

November 12, 2018 4:51 AM UK to sell ‘UNLIMITED’ amount of military equipment to China in MASSIVE rebuke to Trump

A UK DEFENCE company is preparing to sell an “unlimited quantity of goods” to the Chinese military according to reports, including advanced radar technology and tracking systems, in a possible challenge to the Trump administration which has imposed massive sanctions on the country. The revelation was made by the South China Morning Post, based on information 60

November 8, 2018 9:58 AM Employees WHIPPED and FORCED to drink URINE for missing sales targets – VIDEO

A SICK video of employees being whipped and drinking urine for missing sales deadlines has led to three managers being arrested in southern China. Screenshots of alleged internal company communications say: “If the sales goal has not been met by the end of this month, the team leader will have to eat three cockroaches for each failed sale.” Other alleged 40

November 6, 2018 8:12 AM World War 3: Turkey tells US it is playing ‘DANGEROUS’ game with Iran sanctions

TURKEY has warned the US it is playing a "dangerous" game to slap more sanctions on Iran, in comments that are likely to stoke World War 3 fears. Ankara's foreign minister said it was dangerous to isolate Tehran and unfair to punish the country's people. Mevlut Cavusoglu said:"We do not believe any result can be reached with sanctions. I think meaningful 67

November 5, 2018 7:24 PM Lamont: US sanctions aimed at regime change in Iran

Lord Lamont, UK trade envoy to Iran, says the US is encouraging "discontent" among Iranians hoping it will lead to regime change. Lord Lamont said the sanctions were aimed at bringing regime change in Iran by encouraging "discontent" among Iranian people. He said claims by US secretary of state Mike Pompeo that the measures would not hit ordinary Iranians 95

November 5, 2018 6:10 AM Iran president says country will 'proudly' break US sanctions by selling oil

Hassan Rouhani said on state TV on Monday that his nation is "confronting a bullying power" in a "situation of economic war". Hassan Rouhani, who also referred to the US as a "bullying power", made the announcement in a meeting with economists that was broadcast on state TV. The Iranian president said: "America wanted to cut to zero Iran's oil sales 95

November 5, 2018 3:57 AM US-China trade war: Xi Jinping in SLY DIG at Donald Trump during MAJOR conference speech?

CHINA’s President Xi Jinping urged global leaders to resist protectionism and sought to portray his country as a champion of free trade in a speech at China International Import Expo which is seen as a sly dig at US President Donald Trump. Speaking in China’s financial hub Shangai on Monday, Mr Xi advocated for an open and inclusive economy with remarks 64