News Headlines 11th August 2017_2

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    Labour MP questions Government's actions after latest Pike Footage
    http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zealand/2017/08/labour-mp-questions-government-s-actions-after-latest-pike-footage.html

    At least 36 killed in China bus crash
    https://japantoday.com/category/world/at-least-36-killed-in-china-bus-crash-state-media

    Trump thanks Putin for cutting US diplomats: 'We want to reduce our payroll'
    http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/346108-trump-thanks-putin-for-expelling-us-diplomats-we-want-to-reduce-our


    Chewing Guam:


    Hit or miss? North Korea's Guam strike plan
    https://japantoday.com/category/world/Hit-or-miss-North-Korea's-Guam-strike-plan

    Guam eyes end to American colonial rule

    [It would be supremely cynical for me to suggest that the trend of nations leaving the orbit of the U.S., such as the Philippines, and potentially Okinawa to an extent, and possibly Guam could have anything whatsoever to do with Kim Jong Un threatening it's 'security'. I would never make such a ridiculous suggestion. Not in a million years.]

    https://eurasia-news-online.com/2017/07/29/guam-eyes-end-to-american-colonial-rule/

    Guam: America's military base in the western Pacific
    http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-08-09/where-is-guam-and-how-many-us-troops-are-there/8788566

    A New Korean War Would Quickly Escalate
    http://news.antiwar.com/2017/08/10/a-new-korean-war-would-likely-quickly-escalate/

    North Korea: Australia would support United States in conflict, Malcolm Turnbull says
    http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-08-11/australia-would-enter-conflict-with-north-korea/8796586

    Donald Trump has complete, unchecked authority to use nuclear weapons
    http://www.dw.com/en/donald-trump-has-complete-unchecked-authority-to-use-nuclear-weapons/a-40048432

    The democratic ramifications of Nawaz Sharif’s ousting
    http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2017/08/11/the-democratic-ramifications-of-nawaz-sharifs-ousting/

    China is exporting risk to the Asia Pacific
    http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2017/08/09/china-is-exporting-risk-to-the-asia-pacific/

    The Latest: Venezuelan leader wants meeting with Trump
    https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/the-latest-venezuelan-leader-wants-meeting-with-trump/2017/08/10/ffd52e28-7e2b-11e7-b2b1-aeba62854dfa_story.html

    Russia buys tons of gold in response to Western sanctions
    http://www.pravdareport.com/russia/economics/09-08-2017/138366-russia_buys_gold-0/

    Ukraine concerned about call from Germany to develop relations with Crimea
    http://www.pravdareport.com/news/world/ussr/ukraine/09-08-2017/138363-ukraine_crimea-0/

    IEBC to announce presidential results today, says Chebukati [Kenya Elections]
    http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2017/08/11/iebc-to-announce-presidential-results-today-says-chebukati_c1614456

    We’re back to Kanu days of rigging polls, only difference is it’s hi-tech now - Munya
    http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2017/08/11/were-back-to-kanu-days-of-rigging-polls-only-difference-is-its-hi-tech_c1614103

    'Black Sky Event'   Feds Preparing For Widespread Power Outages Across U.S. That Would “Bring Society To Its Knees”
    http://www.shtfplan.com/headline-news/black-sky-event-feds-preparing-for-widespread-power-outages-across-u-s-that-would-bring-society-to-its-knees_08102017

    Labour HQ thinks it has way to trawl social media but still falls foul
    [NOT a positive trend for a govt in waiting.]
    https://skwawkbox.org/2017/08/09/labour-hq-thinks-it-has-way-to-trawl-social-media-but-still-falls-foul/

    Prince Laurent takes down Twitter account
    http://deredactie.be/cm/vrtnieuws.english/News/1.3043008

    Four Earth-sized planets detected orbiting the nearest sun-like star
    https://news.ucsc.edu/2017/08/tau-ceti-planets.html


    Tech Stuff:


    Vault 7: Wikileaks Divulges CIA Tool for Capturing RTSP and H.264 Video Streams
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/vault-7-wikileaks-divulges-cia-tool-for-capturing-rtsp-and-h-264-video-streams/

    Microsoft - 71% of Windows 10 Creators Update PCs Use Full Telemetry Settings
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/microsoft/microsoft-71-percent-of-windows-10-creators-update-pcs-use-full-telemetry-settings/

    UK Wants To Criminalize Re-Identification of Anonymized User Data
    https://news.slashdot.org/story/17/08/09/2122203/uk-wants-to-criminalize-re-identification-of-anonymized-user-data

    Disney sued for allegedly spying on children through 42 gaming apps
    https://www.theverge.com/2017/8/9/16115352/disney-sued-spying-children-gaming-apps-disney-princess-palace-pets

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