Day: July 17, 2019

SoftBank Corp. Leads VANTIQ Series B Investment Round

VANTIQ and SoftBank Corp. form a strategic partnership to address today’s rapidly evolving business needs

SAN FRANCISCO, July 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VANTIQ, the company that powers the real-time business, today announced a three-pronged strategic partnership with SoftBank …

North, South Korea to Meet in 2022 World Cup Qualifiers

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – North Korea and South Korea have been drawn together in an Asian qualifying group for soccer’s 2022 World Cup.

The Korean neighbors will play each other home and away in the five-nation Group H that includes …

Myanmar Military Denounces New US Travel Restrictions on Top Brass

Myanmar’s armed forces on Wednesday denounced a decision by the United States to slap travel restrictions on the country’s army chief and three senior generals and their immediate families for the officials’ roles in a 2017 army campaign that killed …

Posted in Legal July 17, 2019

Myanmar Military Denounces New US Travel Restrictions on Top Brass

Myanmar’s armed forces on Wednesday denounced a decision by the United States to slap travel restrictions on the country’s army chief and three senior generals and their immediate families for the officials’ roles in a 2017 army campaign that killed …

Posted in Legal July 17, 2019

Trump Meets Victims of Religious Persecution at White House

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump, who has made religious freedom a centerpiece of his foreign policy, met Wednesday with victims of religious persecution from countries like China, Turkey, North Korea, Iran and Myanmar.

Trump counts evangelical Christians among his …

US sanctions Myanmar generals over killings of Rohingya

WASHINGTON, The United States is hitting four top Myanmar generals, including the country’s commander in chief and his deputy, with sanctions over the mass killings of Rohingya Muslims.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement Tuesday that the …