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Japanese police recover more dead bodies from capsized boat

The boat likely came from North Korea

January 18, 2018, Reporter : BNN

gallery thumbnail TOKYO, Japan - On Tuesday, the Japanese police recovered seven bodies from a wooden boat, with indications that the boat likely came from North Korea. The incident added to a rising number North Korean primitive fishing vessels reaching Japanese shores, more often than ...Full Story

commerce - industry - technology

Emirates Airline to buy 20 Airbus A380s in $16 billion deal

Emirates CEO said

January 19, 2018, Reporter : BNN

gallery thumbnail DUBAI, U.A.E. - In a deal that came as a lifeline for Airbus’ double-decked A380, Emirates Airline announced a $16 billion deal to buy 20 Airbus A380s. As part of the deal announced on Thursday, Emirates will buy 20 Airbus A380s now, with an option for 16 more. ...Full Story

Education - Environment - entertainment

On Trump’s anniversary, Moscow urges him to end Russo-phobia

Seeking to improve ties between Washington and Moscow

January 20, 2018, Reporter : BNN

gallery thumbnail MOSCOW, Russia - As the U.S. President Donald Trump marked the first anniversary of being in office, Russia’s top diplomat urged him to counter "Russo-phobic" intrigues in the United States. Seeking to improve ties between Washington and Moscow, that ...Full Story

Socio culture - sports -travel

EU: Treating Rights as Optional Extra

Human Rights Watch

January 19, 2018, Reporter : BNN

gallery thumbnail (Brussels) - The European Union and its member states were too often willing to set aside human rights in 2017, but there were glimpses of a more principled approach, Human Rights Watch said today in its World Report 2018. During a year dominated by concerns about the ...Full Story

ASIA IN THE EYES OF EUROPE

Merkel unveils coalition deal, hails new dawn for Europe

CDU-SPD Coalition

January 12, 2018, Reporter : BNN

gallery thumbnail BERLIN, Germany - On Friday, the German Chancellor Angela Merkel unveiled a coalition deal between her conservative bloc and the Social Democrats ...Full Story

Faced with Russian aggression, Sweden prepares its citizens

Sweden has revamped its defense strategy

January 18, 2018, Reporter : BNN

gallery thumbnail STOCKHOLM, Sweden - Faced with perceived Russian aggression, Sweden has revamped its defense strategy in recent months. Now, responding to the ...Full Story

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