The Security Council on Sunday pressed South Sudan's neighbours to help end the renewed fighting by offering extra peacekeepers. Heavy fighting between the rival factions erupted again on Monday. The relative calm comes after the two leaders called on ceasefire and ordered all commanders to lay down arms and report to their unit bases. The opposition side blamed government forces for starting the fighting with an attack on a rebel base in the Jebel area of the capital.
Indian forces deployed in Kashmir now routinely use pellet guns to stymie roadside demonstrations. "However, they apparently didn't realise that it will widen the issue beyond India's border, giving Pakistan more ammo to invite attention on Kashmir ".
Beijing claims almost all of the South China Sea, through which about $5 trillion worth of shipping passes annually - even waters approaching the coasts of the Philippines and other Southeast Asian nations. "I think that you can visit China this time at our invitation, that shows both sides attach great concern to maritime security", Admiral Wu told Admiral Richardson in brief comments in front of reporters.
Wani's killing drew tens of thousands to rise up and renew demands for freedom from Indian rule. For the first time, India connected the sharply escalating words from both the Pakistan government and opposition leaders like PPP's Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and PTI's Imran Khan to the elections in "Azad Jammu and Kashmir" - the name Pakistan has given to part of the area of Jammu and Kashmir that it administers.
I agree with a lot of things that Trump says and agree that we don't need to be politically correct. Divisions between Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump and his new running mate have been laid bare in their first joint interview .
Solidarity said while it had already filed papers in the Labour Court challenging the suspensions of its four members, it would now file an additional affidavit asking the court to set aside the dismissals and for any disciplinary processes to be stayed pending the outcome of several legal challenges against the SABC.