Daily Archives: December 16, 2017

Latest from the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM), based on information received as of 19:30, 15 December 2017

This report is for the media and the general public.

The SMM recorded more ceasefire violations in Donetsk and Luhansk regions compared with the previous reporting period. The Mission reached Travneve, where it spoke with

Erslan meets Bogdanov, Umakhanov in Russia

NNA – Lebanese Democratic Party Head, Displaced Minister Talal Erslan, currently on a visit to Russia, met Saturday with Deputy Russian Foreign Minister for the Middle East and North Africa, Mikhail Bogdanov, at the Foreign …

Moderate earthquake – South Of Java, Indonesia – December 15, 2017

Most important Earthquake Data:

Magnitude : 4.9

Local Time (conversion only below land) : Unknown

GMT/UTC Time : 2017-12-15 21:10:02

Depth (Hypocenter) : 10 km

Depth and Magnitude updates in the list below.

Donation - long - San Francisco


Macron to celebrate 40th birthday at luxurious ch�teau

NNA – French President Emmanuel Macron will celebrate his 40th birthday Saturday at the vast and luxurious Château de Chambord south of Paris.

Macron, who has been dubbed “president of the rich” by critics, traveled …

Japan mulls record defense budget to counter North Korea

NNA – Japan plans to increase its defense budget to a record high level for the next fiscal year, allocating money to purchase more American weapon systems to counter North Korea.

The Japanese government is …