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Chinese carrier leads live fire drill in East China Sea

Chinese carrier leads live fire drill in East China SeaChina's sole aircraft carrier has led a flotilla of naval vessels in a "live combat drill" in the East China Sea, state media reported Tuesday, the latest show of force by Beijing's burgeoning navy. Xinhua said the drill, which took place on Sunday, included multiple take-offs from the deck of the Liaoning aircraft carrier by J-15 fighter jets and that "anti-air missiles were fired from ships surrounding the carrier". The manoeuvre occurred in the East China Sea, though the report did not give an exact location.


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Royal baby Duke and Duchess of Cambridge leave hospital with their new prince

Royal baby: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge leave hospital with their new princeFollow latest Royal baby updates on Tuesday here What it's like inside the private wing of St Mary's Hospital Everything we know so far after Duchess gives birth to boy Duchess emerged with Duke and baby just before 6pm Monday The Royal couple then drove home to Kensington Palace  New Prince of Cambridge born at 11am weighing 8lbs 7oz Prince George and Princess Charlotte visited the newborn Arthur... Albert... Philip? Latest Royal baby name odds Champagne and cheers: Judith Woods outside the Lindo Wing How ​the Duchess's third baby changes the Royal family tree The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge emerged full of smiles outside St Mary's Hospital as they proudly showed off their third child to the waiting world.  Just before 6pm on Monday, the Royal couple posed on the steps outside the central London hospital where international media and well-wishers had gathered to celebrate the Royal family's new arrival. Wearing a red dress, the Duchess held her third child - a son who weighed 8lb 7oz - who could be seen wiggling his fingers.    The Royal couple posed for pictures with the Duchess  holding her son who was nestled in a white blanket. The first picture of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's newborn son's face Credit: John Stillwell/PA After waving at the cameras, they re-emerged with the baby Prince in a car seat being carried by his father and as he left, the duke told reporters he was "very happy, very delighted, thank you". He added: "Thrice the worry now." He said: "We didn't keep you waiting too long this time." And when pressed on any clues for the name, Prince William said: "You'll find out soon enough." Kensington Palace tweeted a picture of the couple with the caption: "Welcome to the family." Welcome to the family. pic.twitter.com/nKSd5kh5bZ— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) April 23, 2018 Prince George and Princess Charlotte arrived at St Mary's Hospital to meet their baby brother for the first time at 4.45pm before being whisked back home via a back exit.&

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Mexican students were killed dissolved in acid officials say

Mexican students were killed, dissolved in acid, officials sayThree missing Mexican students were killed last month in the western state of Jalisco and their bodies dissolved in acid after criminals confused them with members of a rival gang, authorities said Monday. The three film students were last seen in the municipality of Tonala after their car broke down and they were later kidnapped by at least six people, who tortured and killed them, according to Jalisco state prosecutors. "Subsequently their bodies were dissolved in acid so that no trace of them remained," the state prosecutors office said.


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Would Russia Really Sell to Syria the S-300 Air Defense System And Why It Might Not Matter

Would Russia Really Sell to Syria the S-300 Air Defense System? (And Why It Might Not Matter)Would Putin really do it?  Would Russia Really Sell to Syria the S-300 Air Defense System? Russia has not made a final decision to supply Damascus with the S-300 surface-to-air missile defense system following an American-led attack on Syria on April 13.


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Yemen rebels vow to avenge coalition killing of political head

Yemen rebels vow to avenge coalition killing of political headYemen's Huthi militias vowed Monday to avenge the killing of their top political leader in what they said was a Saudi-led coalition air strike, the highest-ranking rebel to die in the three-year conflict. Saleh al-Sammad, head of the Huthis' supreme political council, was "martyred" last Thursday in the eastern province of Hodeida, the Iran-allied rebels said via their Saba news agency. Sammad's death is a major blow to the Shiite rebels who have been fighting forces of President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi backed by a military coalition led by Saudi Arabia.


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