Beijing And Moscow Fed Up With Washington, Time For A New Order

Beijing And Moscow Fed Up With Washington, Time For A New Order

This may come as a surprise to most Americans, given the trillions of dollars in debt added to the country’s balance sheet and the sacrifices made by the country’s armed forces fighting terrorism and radical Islam since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks, but according to the Beijing-based Global Times newspaper, which often expresses the views of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), the U.S. is the biggest source of global strategic risks. Please follow and like us:

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World’s Longest Rail Tunnel Opens in Switzerland

World’s Longest Rail Tunnel Opens in Switzerland

After nearly 20 years of construction, the world’s longest rail tunnel opened in Switzerland Wednesday. The 35-mile Gotthard Basel Tunnel is a high-speed rail link under the Swiss Alps that will eventually help slash travel time between Zurich and Milan. The tunnel has been constructed at a cost of  $12.6 Billion . The opening ceremony has been attended by German Chancellor and The french President. Please follow and like us:

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Ethiopia to Present Projects for Russian Companies to Make Up for Debt

Ethiopia to Present Projects for Russian Companies to Make Up for Debt

In late April, Russian and Ethiopian foreign ministers met in Moscow and discussed the issue of outstanding debt relief. Russia has been writing off Ethiopia’s debt since 1998 which at the time stood at $5 billion. “The Russian Federation agreed to cancel most of the debt that we had and the remaining $126 million we agreed with the Russian side that we would use that provided that Ethiopia presents viable projects to be used by Russian companies,” Grum Abay Teshome said. According to the ambassador, Ethiopia is already finalizing the list of these projects. “They are in the engineering area, science and technology…

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Medal presented for families of Ethiopian soldiers killed in Abyei

Medal presented for families of Ethiopian soldiers killed in Abyei

The UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) has presented a medal of honour to families of 16 Ethiopian peacekeepers who have lost their lives while serving with the peacekeeping mission since its founding. UNISFA Deputy Force Commander Brigadier General Zewdu Kiros received the newly created Captain Mbaye Diagne Medal for Exceptional Courage on behalf of the families. “These peacekeepers also laid down their lives while answering the call for service to humanity; we can do them no better service than recognize their contribution and to continue working for peace…

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