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Japan Reverses Renunciation of War in Constitution; China Upset, US Upbeat, India Silent

Japan lower house has finally passed a historic legislation on Thursday empowering the Defense forces to fight in foreign conflicts reversing the post-war legacy of no-military conflicts, amid protests outside parliament throughout the passage of the bill. Supported by the US, the new move by Japan would herald a new era in Japan’s military operations and its stance not to ...

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US Air Force on Alert After Attack on Canadian Parliament; Obama Vows Quick Response

Reminiscent of an attack waged on the Indian Parliament House a decade ago, Candian parliament too faced threat to its otherwise no-nonsense existence till now. Since the attack on Wednesday, all democracies have woken up to the reality and the neighbor United States cannot ignore its next door attack. Soon after the attack, US Air Force was put on high ...

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Obama Authorizes Air Strikes in Iraq, Cites Possible ‘Genocide’

Though delayed, the decision by U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday to authorize air strikes in Iraq comes close on the heels of ongoing surge in Islamic State (ISIS) activities to attack Kurdish minorities with 40,000 of them trapped on a mountaintop. Responding to the Iraqi government’s appeal for help to fight the Islamic State militants, who have unleashed hunt ...

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