Biden, Kadhimi seal agreement to end US combat mission in Iraq
There are currently 2.5k US troops in Iraq focusing on countering remnants of Islamic State.
The agreement comes at a politically delicate time for the Iraqi government and could be a boost for Baghdad. Kadhimi has faced increasing pressure from Iran-aligned parties and paramilitary groups who oppose the US military role in the country. Read more: malaysiakini.com »
More resources to be placed for students needing mental health help, says Khairy
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Malaysia will place more resources and efforts to provide the necessary intervention to help students who need mental health assistance, especially through using technology tools that may be more familiar for a digitally-native generation, says Khairy Jamaluddin.
Destroyed Iraq with unfounded WMD and walking away from it. US has done this to many countries. Stop your human rights violations. Your own people are living on the streets.
Iraq records 12,000 Covid infections in new daily high | New Straits TimesNSTworld Iraq has recorded 12,180 Covid infections over the past 24 hours, the health ministry said, the highest number detected in a single day so far in the pandemic. coronavirus 🦠🇮🇶 covid19
China accuses US of creating ‘imaginary enemy’ in high-level talks | Malay MailBEIJING, July 26 — A top Chinese diplomat took a confrontational tone today in rare high-level talks with the United States, accusing it of creating an “imaginary enemy” to divert attention from domestic problems and suppress China. Amid worsening relations between the world’s two largest... Look who's talking - itself continues creating enemy in the South China Sea..!!!
Report: 1MDB drops US$1b lawsuit against law firm Wong & Partners, lawyer | Malay MailKUALA LUMPUR, July 26 — 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) has dropped its US$1 billion civil suit against law firm Wong & Partners and its partner Brian Chia Hock Gee over their advisory work in relation to 1MDB. The sovereign investment firm withdrew its suit on July 19 through law firm Lim...
US prosecutors say singer R. Kelly had sexual contact with an underage boyKelly met the 17-year-old boy, an aspiring musician, at a McDonald's in December 2006.
China says US responsible for relations standstill, making 'imaginary enemy'China's vice foreign minister makes the remark during a meeting with the US deputy secretary of state.
China urges Washington to stop 'demonising' it during US official visit | New Straits TimesNSTworld Beijing urged the US to stop 'demonising' China during Monday talks with Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman, the highest-level official to visit under President Joe Biden's administration.