Daily Archives: 16 noviembre, 2019

Sri Lanka election: Ex-defence chief Rajapaksa set to win vote

Image copyright AFP Image caption Front-runners Gotabhaya Rajapaksa and Sajith Premadasa Sri Lanka’s former wartime defence chief looks set to win the country’s presidential election. Gotabaya Rajapaksa has claimed victory and his main rival has conceded, but official results are not confirmed. The election is the first the country held since a terror attack killed…

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Chinese Troops Clean Hong Kong Streets, Prompting Fears

Asia Pacific|Hong Kong Protests: Police and Demonstrators Clash at Occupied Campus The fiery siege escalated on Sunday, a day after unarmed Chinese soldiers stirred fears by leaving their barracks and staging a choreographed photo op. The police fired tear gas at protesters near the campus of Hong Kong Polytechnic University on Sunday.Credit…Lam Yik Fei for…

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