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1 hr ago | Asia News Network

HANOI: Chinese jet encroaches Vietnam airspace over illegal oil rig

The Viet Nam Fisheries Surveillance Department yesterday reported that a Chinese jet fighter made several circles above Vietnamese law enforcement ships operating near the Haiyang Shiyou-981 oil rig that has been illegally placed in Vietnam's waters.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Indian Express

Drawing lines in the water

An international tribunal's award last week on the maritime territorial dispute between India and Bangladesh and its acceptance by Delhi and Dhaka should set the stage for substantive regional maritime cooperation in the Bay of Bengal.

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New Vision

'Drop Kenyatta case' defence again tells ICC

Lawyers representing Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta have renewed calls for the International Criminal Court to drop charges of crimes against humanity against him.

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Dissident Voice

Remembering Srebrenica, 1995

Every year in July, the memories of the Srebrenica Massacre swell anew and bring tears to not just Bosniaks but anyone who has even an ounce of humanity left in him/her.

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The Times of Israel

Synagogue firebombed near Paris in renewed violence

A firebomb was hurled at a synagogue near Paris, part of a string of anti-Semitic incidents in Western Europe coinciding with Israel's assault on Hamas in Gaza.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Middle East, 1:29 PMPA Official Admits: Israel Follows International Law, We Don't

The Palestinian Authority's envoy to the United Nations Human Rights Council has said the PA has no hope of pressing charges against Israel in international courts - because Palestinian terrorist groups are far worse violators of international law themselves.

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Times of Oman

The Hague - A Dutch city with an artistic heart

The square at the centre of things is Plein. On its north-west corner stands the Mauritshuis with, just beyond it, the complex of former parliamentary buildings known as Binnenhof .

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Library Technology Guides automation ...

Oclc Emea offers e-Services package

OCLC EMEA launched an e-Services package using cloud-based applications from WorldShare to streamline and automate the management, discovery and delivery of e-content for libraries.

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The Daily Star

Our wonderful Bay

Now that the UN Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague has awarded Bangladesh more than 19,000 sq km of the disputed 25,000 sq km plus of sea in the Bay of Bengal, it is pointless to raise issues that cannot be resolved.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Fox News

EXCLUSIVE: Obama administration supports compromise on Assad chemical weapons plants

Oct. 8, 2013: A U.N. vehicle is seen near a photo of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad at the entrance of a hotel where a team of experts from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons were staying in Damascus.

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ThinkProgress

Every Year On July 11, Bosnian Muslims Hold A Mass Funeral

A woman from the Bosnian town of Srebrenica, had to wait 19 years before she could bury her two sons.

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Ynetnews

Take care of missiles, not Hamas

One of the most disturbing conclusions I came to after more than four years as cabinet secretary is that the majority of Israel's security establishment, which consists of the prime minister's support system and the political echelon, focuses its expertise on the "battles of yesterday" and exhausting these conclusions.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Kenya: Kenyatta's Defence Team Tells ICC to Drop Case Again

Lawyers representing Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta have renewed calls for the International Criminal Court to drop charges of crimes against humanity against him, AFP reported Thursday .

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IamExpat

International Fireworks Festival Scheveningen 2014 | August 15 - August 23, The Hague

Be mesmerised as a multitude of colours and patterns fill the night skies over the coastal resort of Scheveningen for two weekends during the International Fireworks Festival Scheveningen ! In a much more friendly display of firepower, the organisers of the festival invite production teams from around the world to compete in the art of fireworks.

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Computer Weekly

UK leads international partnership to fight financial malware

The UK's National Crime Agency is leading an international collaboration between law enforcement and private sector firms to fight bank theft malware.

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Trend

Azerbaijani president receives delegation led by UK minister of state for energy

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 10 Trend: President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by Minister of State for Energy of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Michael Fallon.

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The Daily Star

Verdict from the Permanent Court of Arbitration

THE International Tribunal for the Law of the Seas in Hamburg, Germany, gave its judgment on the maritime boundary dispute between Bangladesh and Myanmar , on March 14, 2012.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Trinidad Guardian

Unifying Hindus across continents

After the formation of Vishwa Hindu Parishad in 1964, the first Hindu World Conference was organised in 1966 at Prayag, India.

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Indymedia.ie

10 years of ongoing impunity for Israeli annexation and apartheid...

STATEMENT OF THE EUROPEAN COORDINATION OF COMMITTEES AND ASSOCIATIONS FOR PALESTINE 1ON THE 10th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ICJ ADVISORY OPINION: On 9 July, 2004 , the International Court of Justice issued an Advisory Opinion titled Legal Consequences of the Construction of a Wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, in which it concluded that 'the ... (more)

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Austrian Times

Police Appeal For Help Over ID Of Mystery Blonde Woman

Dutch police are making a last-ditch attempt to identify a young woman who dropped dead due to a heart defect but who was never identified despite a police operation in both Holland and neighbouring Germany.

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