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Hillary Clinton urges Yale class to buy newspaper subscriptions

Hillary Clinton urges Yale class to buy newspaper subscriptions Who says Hillary Clinton dislikes the media?   Speaking to Yale graduates over the weekend, the former candidate for president urged the class to stop the spread of fake news and help support journalism by paying for it.   “It means calling out actual fake news…

Zuck Made Him A Billionaire, Now WhatsApp Founder Urges Users To Delete Facebook

Zuck Made Him A Billionaire, Now WhatsApp Founder Urges Users To Delete Facebook by Tyler DurdenZeroHedge.com Wed, 03/21/2018 Three years after Mark Zuckerberg made Brian Action a billionaire, by paying $22 billion for WhatsApp, the messaging app’s co-founder has a clear message for the billions of social media drones worldwide – #deletefacebook. MarketWatch notes that…

Canadian Climate Minister Urges Attention to the ‘Gendered Impacts’ of Climate Change

Canadian Climate Minister Urges Attention to the ‘Gendered Impacts’ of Climate Change Canada’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change is urging environmental activists to address the “gendered impacts” of climate change, especially its effects on women and girls. In a recent post on Twitter, Catherine McKenna, the 47-year-old Trudeau appointee from Canada’s Liberal Party, called…

New Report Urges 20,000 UN Troops in Ukraine

New Report Urges 20,000 UN Troops in Ukraine (ANTIWAR.COM) — With an eye toward ending the conflict within Ukraine, a new report from former NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen, currently working as an adviser to the Ukrainian government, is pushing for the UN to commit 20,000 troops to the country. The 20,000 troops would be from “non-NATO countries,”…

UK trade minister urges mutinous lawmakers to lay off PM May

UK trade minister urges mutinous lawmakers to lay off PM May BEIJING (Reuters) – British Trade Minister Liam Fox on Thursday urged lawmakers to take a different view of Prime Minister Theresa May, seeking to play up her international achievements and calm growing criticism of her leadership. Source:

Turkish Foreign Minister Urges Immediate US Withdrawal From Syria’s Manbij

Turkish Foreign Minister Urges Immediate US Withdrawal From Syria’s Manbij Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has stated that the United States should take concrete steps to prove the end of support for Syrian Kurdish YPG, rather than rhetoric.Source: Turkish Foreign Minister Urges Immediate US Withdrawal From Syria’s Manbij From News Feed

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

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

Pence urges peaceful end to standoff over Afghan Governor

Pence urges peaceful end to standoff over Afghan Governor KABUL (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Mike Pence called for a peaceful change of leadership in the northern Afghan province of Balkh, where the powerful governor has defied attempts by the central government to oust him for the past month amid sensitive ethnic rivalries. Source:

Nobel peace laureate group urges Japan to join nuclear arms ban treaty

Nobel peace laureate group urges Japan to join nuclear arms ban treaty TOKYO (Reuters) – The leader of the campaign group that won last year’s Nobel Peace Prize on Tuesday urged Japan to join a United Nations treaty to prohibit nuclear arms, saying a nuclear deterrence strategy would not bring about peace. Source:

China urges hotels to review websites as ‘country’ crackdown grows

China urges hotels to review websites as ‘country’ crackdown grows SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s tourism authority has urged accommodation companies to review their websites and apps to fix what Beijing deems to be inaccurate labeling of Taiwan or other Chinese-claimed territories as countries. Source:

Germany urges U.S. to separate Iran nuclear deal from other issues

Germany urges U.S. to separate Iran nuclear deal from other issues BRUSSELS (Reuters) – German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel called on the United States to consider the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran as a separate issue from Tehran’s ballistic weapons program and its role in Syria’s civil war. Source:

Iran protests: US urges respect for Iranians’ rights – CNN

The White House has urged Iran to respect the rights of Iranians who have taken to the streets to protest over the past two days, warning that “the world is watching.”Demonstrations in the northeastern city of Mashhad on Thursday prompted protests that spread to cities across the nation on Friday.Anti-government protests have been documented in…