The Daily Populous

Wednesday July 5th, 2023 night edition

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China’s top diplomat has urged Japan and South Korea to foster a sense of “strategic autonomy” from the West and cooperate with Beijing to “revitalize Asia,” amid rising tensions between China and the two neighboring American allies.

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Wang called for Japan and South Korea to work together with China to “prosper together, revitalize East Asia, revitalize Asia and benefit the world.”.

Wang was speaking on the sidelines of the International Forum for Trilateral Cooperation, an annual event organized by Beijing, Tokyo and Seoul since 2011.

The three countries have conducted joint military drills this year to boost their coordination against increasing North Korean missile threats.

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South Korean Foreign Minister Park Jin and Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi addressed the event via video link, according to the Chinese Foreign Ministry. »

No Longer Endangered: The Bald Eagle is an Icon of the ESA

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There’s no more iconic emblem of the impact of the Endangered Species Act (ESA) than the bald eagle.

When the ESA was enacted in 1973, bald eagle population numbers across the country showed that the species was close to disappearing.

Part of the work DWR did for bald eagles before and after the species’ ESA listing was extensive population surveys. »

Trump marks Independence Day by sharing vulgar attack on Biden and ominous 2024 warning

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Former President Donald Trump kicked off his Independence Day activities early on Tuesday by resharing a vulgar meme attacking Joe Biden and the people who voted for him.

The twice-impeached, twice-indicted ex-president posted a more traditional Independence Day greeting roughly seven hours later, writing: “Happy FOURTH OF JULY to everyone.

He added that the 2024 election would be “our LAST GREAT CHANCE” to do so. »

Russia says Ukraine attacked Moscow with at least five drones

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MOSCOW (Reuters) -Russia said on Tuesday that Ukraine had attacked Moscow with at least five drones that were all either shot down or jammed, though one of the capital's main airports had to reroute flights for several hours.

Four Ukrainian drones were shot down by Moscow air defences while a fifth was jammed and crashed into the Odintsovo district of the Moscow region, the Russian defence ministry said.

Ukraine almost never publicly claims responsibility for attacks inside Russia or on Russian-controlled territory in Ukraine. »