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Qatar calls for arms embargo against Haftar

Qatar calls for arms embargo against Haftar

The Foreign Minister of Qatar, Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman called for an effective arms embargo on the militias of warlord Khalifa Haftar. Libya’s military strong man, Khalifa Haftar took part in the coup that brought Muammar Gaddafi to power in 1969. In 1980, Gaddafi promoted Haftar to the rank of a colonel. With the start of anti-Gaddafi uprisings in 2011, the field marshal returned to Libya where...

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First image of a Black hole captured

First image of a Black hole captured

Astronomers have taken the first-ever image of a black hole, which is located in a distant galaxy. It measures 40 billion km across - three million times the size of the Earth - and has been described by scientists as "a monster".

North Korea steps up economic focus

North Korea steps up economic focus

Kim Jong Un focuses on North Korea’s economy to divert attention from its nuclear program and to compel the US to provide some sanction relief.

Japan introduces new currency notes

Japan introduces new currency notes

The government will redesign the ¥10,000, ¥5,000 and ¥1,000 banknotes adding cutting-edge technology to prevent counterfeiting, Finance Minister Taro Aso announced.

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