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The strategy says relatively little about arms control

The strategy says relatively little about arms control

He broadly described the US strategy's approach to arm control as worrying, including its silence on whether the USA wants to exercise an option in the New START treaty to extend its terms for five years. "I found it disappointing that this document includes misguided framing and ideas that have always been on the wish list of conservative nuclear policy analysts and government officials", said Kingston Reif, director of disarmament and threat reduction policy at the Arms Control Association. Read More

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Unlicensed Doctor 'Infects 40 People' With HIV In India

Unlicensed Doctor 'Infects 40 People' With HIV In India

Choudhary said the state's health department had launched an investigation following reports of a high number of HIV cases on the Bangarmau region. "So we're mapping truck drivers who come there and offer treatment to them", Sidharth Nath Singh told ANI. The therapy involves a combination of anti-retroviral drugs to suppress HIV and stop its progression. Read More

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Haryana Police held 3 for attacking J&K students

Haryana Police held 3 for attacking J&K students

In December previous year, the government had said it would hold the panchayat elections from February 15. The bitter truth is that today people from adjacent villages come to throw stones at the security forces during such an operation. J&K Director General of Police Shesh Paul Vaid said he is in touch with the top cop in Haryana over the case. Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday said the Army had not filed any counter FIR in a firing incident in ... Read More

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Winter weather advisory issued for Cumberland County Sunday

Winter weather advisory issued for Cumberland County Sunday

Sunday night should be cold with a low around 23 and wind gusts up to 29 miles per hour, the National Weather Service says. Another chance for snow arrives on Friday. "We're expecting snow accumulation and some ice accumulation as well", said weather Chris Horne, a meteorologist with the weather service. Monday is expected to bring a high of 36 degrees with sunny skies. Read More

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Turkey: Rocket attacks from Syrian enclave wound 9 people

Turkey: Rocket attacks from Syrian enclave wound 9 people

Turkey says it has killed some 900 Kurdish fighters, but this can not be independently verified. Turkish forces immediately responded to attacks with Fırtına howitzers. The rights group said most families exhaust all their resources paying smugglers anywhere from $300 to $8,000 per person to reach Turkey. But the group said, "Turkey's generous hosting of large numbers of Syrians does not absolve it of its responsibility to help those seeking protection at its borders". Read More

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Button pusher:

Button pusher: "I thought it was real"

Hawaii Gov. David Ige said he was notified of the false alarm just two minutes after the alert went out to residents' phones and TVs, but waited 11 minutes to tell the public because he had forgotten his Twitter password. A federal and state report earlier this week said the checklist for missile alerts was vague, managers did not need a second person to sign off the alerts before sending, and they had not prepared for how to correct a false alarm. Read More

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ICC launch investigation into UAE league

ICC launch investigation into UAE league

The Dubai Stars were unable to chase down a total of 136 after being dismissed for 46 . The Dubai Stars vs. Sharjah Warriors T20 match being played during this league and later became the most suspicious. "I went there as I was not picked for [my domestic team] Lahore and I was doing nothing", said Butt while speaking to the media. The video highlighted many comical dismissals. Read More

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Harley-Davidson To Launch Electric Motorcycle

Harley-Davidson To Launch Electric Motorcycle

Harley pointed to lack of demand for closing the local plant, but Hayes said it put out some of the brand's bestselling bikes. Layoffs are expected to begin in a few months. It comes as no surprise that the Kansas City workers are shocked by the news. The Kansas City manufacturing plant is also where the former Dyna model line was produced. Read More

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Hamas co-founder dies after 'accidentally' shooting himself in head

Hamas co-founder dies after 'accidentally' shooting himself in head

Read the full story here. Al-Alami remained there - on life support - until his death Tuesday, the Jerusalem Post reports . "Outlawed by the United States in 2003 for his position in Hamas, al-Alami was considered one of the Gaza terror group" s most important assets, due to his extensive ties with the Iranian government - a major sponsor of Hamas - and his personal relationship with Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah, himself a client of the Tehran regime. Read More

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Russia, China pose no military threat to Australia - top diplomat

Russia, China pose no military threat to Australia - top diplomat

Australia now is ranked 20th in arms exports with a 0.3 percent share of the global market, according to a widely-cited 2017 report from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. The government will also establish separate agencies to better co-ordinate and promote industry exports. The Turnbull government has back-pedalled on suggestions China is a threat to Australia's national security. Read More

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Russian Federation mocks Gavin Williamson's attack warning

Russian Federation mocks Gavin Williamson's attack warning

And Ciaran Martin, the UK's cyber-security chief, said it was a matter of "when, not if" Britain faced a major hacking attack in a bid to cause disruption to elections, in the wake of similar claims in the USA presidential vote in 2016. 'Damage its economy, rip its infrastructure apart, actually cause thousands and thousands and thousands of deaths, but actually have an element of creating total chaos within the country'. Read More

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AMBER Alert Issued for 4-Year-Old North Carolina Boy

AMBER Alert Issued for 4-Year-Old North Carolina Boy

Saturday after about 8,000 gallons of water were pumped from the pond. They say went Raul went to the home of a neighbor, who told him to go back to his home. "If I holler for him he comes back and this time he didn't come back". Kersey told the station the disappearance is being investigated as a missing persons case, but that investigators haven't ruled out any possible scenarios. Read More

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Melania skips Davos and heads to Florida

Melania skips Davos and heads to Florida

This Saturday denotes the International Day of Holocaust Remembrance. "She is focused on her family & role as FLOTUS - not the unrealistic scenarios being peddled daily by the fake news", a spokeswoman said of the First Lady. January 22 was also the Trumps' 13th wedding anniversary, but it came and went without either marking it in any public manner. Said CNN: "Requests to the West Wing and East Wing press offices to inquire whether the couple celebrated in person were not returned". Read More

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