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Stay tuned to what is going on in the world

If you don’t have the time to go through the different news channels to get the latest world news, then you will surely appreciate this post. Stay tuned to what is going on in the world with our news roundup. From politics, to health and technology, we have you covered. So read up and share.

Our latest world news roundup:

  • Aleppo Evacuation

The Aleppo evacuation that was supposedly underway in a ceasefire was interrupted by shelling and airstrikes leaving tens of thousands of civilians trapped alongside rebels in demolished buildings and other shelters.

  • China Weapons

Recent satellite images of China’s artificial islands reveal anti-craft and missiles weapons. China’s Defense Ministry stated that the move was both legitimate and lawful.

  • Trump & Russia

Experts fear that president-elect Trump’s frosty relationship with Russia could impact his ability to govern. This comes after his ongoing feud with US agencies regarding the alleged Russian hacker attacks.

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  • US Hacks

A new report claims that Putin is personally involved in the latest Russian attacks on the US. The report further claimed that it was Putin’s vendetta against Clinton questioning his integrity.

  • Iran Sanctions

President Obama refuses to sign the legislation renewing the sanctions on Iran. The law was still passed anyway however the president’s refusal to sign it demonstrates his disapproval of lawmaker’s actions.

  • Yahoo Mega Breach

Yahoo’s latest mega breach exposes more than 1 billion user accounts after a third party hacker hot the internet company. The stolen data includes names, phone numbers, passwords and more.

  • Russia & Japan

Russia and Japan are likely to revive security talks among their foreign and defense ministers. The talks are expected to reach agreements of economic cooperation.

  • Japan Casinos

Japan’s parliament finally passes the long awaited law to make casinos legal. This move paves the way for new casino resort developments including hotels and shopping centers.

  • NASA & Mars

NASA’s Mars rover find new sign of live on the Red Planet. Curiosity’s latest findings reveal that Mars might have been a habitant environments for millions of years.

  • China purifying the internet

In an attempt to tighten the grip on Chinese cyberspace, the government shuts down thousands of erotic and obscene websites in an attempt to purify the internet. Around 2,500 sites were shut down or punished for distributing illegal or harmful content.

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  •  Conjoined Twins

Finally, after a 17 hour marathon surgery last week, separated conjoined twins meet for the first time. Eva and Erika met each other in ICU, the closest they had been since they were separated on December 6th, 2016.

This is all the world news we’d like to share with your for now. Be sure to visit us back soon for the latest news, tips and more on your favorite online social Magazine: The Global Now

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