Daily Archives: August 11, 2016

'Let's build bridges, not walls,' says UN chief, urging all countries to help refugees and migrants

11 August 2016 – Encouraging young refugees gathered for an event at resettlement centre in Los Angeles to “study hard [and] be a full part of your new communities,” United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged …

Department of Defense Press Briefing by Secretary James and Gen. Goldfein on the State of the Air Force in the Pentagon Briefing Room

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Presenter: Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James and Air Force Chief of Staff General David Goldfein August 10, 2016

Department of Defense Press Briefing by

Afghan forces 'making progress' against Taliban near Lashkar Gah

Iran Press TV

Iran Press TV

Thu Aug 11, 2016 1:5PM

Heavy clashes are going on between government forces and Taliban militants in Afghanistan’s southern province of Helmand.

The fighting raged on across the restive region on Thursday …

Southern Partnership Station 2016 Kicks off in 4th Fleet

Navy News Service

Story Number: NNS160811-07
Release Date: 8/11/2016 9:16:00 AM

From U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet Public Affairs

NAVAL STATION MAYPORT, Fla. (NNS) — U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. Fourth Fleet (USNAVSO/FOURTHFLT) …

Philippines calls on China to respect maritime law to resolve territorial disputes

Iran Press TV

Iran Press TV

Thu Aug 11, 2016 10:18AM

The Philippines has called on China to respect maritime law to settle disputes in the South China Sea and the East China Sea, almost a month after …