South Korea To Scrap Military Intelligence-Sharing Agreement With Japan

South Korea To Scrap Military Intelligence-Sharing Agreement With Japan

A South Korean security official says the pact “does not serve our national interest.” Japan’s foreign minister says Seoul’s decision “completely misreads the security situation.”

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South Korea To Scrap Military Intelligence-Sharing Agreement With Japan

Captain Who Rescued Migrants At Sea Refuses Paris Medal, Calling It Hypocritical

Captain Who Rescued Migrants At Sea Refuses Paris Medal, Calling It Hypocritical

Pia Klemp has refused to accept a medal for bravery from Paris“Your police [steal] blankets from people that you force to live on the streets, while you raid protests and criminalize people that are standing up for rights of migrants,” said Pia Klemp.

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Captain Who Rescued Migrants At Sea Refuses Paris Medal, Calling It Hypocritical

Mary Murphy Schroeder: She Broke Barriers From the Start

Mary Murphy Schroeder: She Broke Barriers From the Start

In 1979, Mary Murphy Schroeder joined a historic class of women judges who transformed the federal Judiciary, but her law career nearly ended before it began. The night before her first final law exam at the University of Chicago, Schroeder collapsed and was hospitalized with a severe kidney infection.
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Mary Murphy Schroeder: She Broke Barriers From the Start