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Business groups nix wage proposal

A LEGISLATED wage hike is not the best solution to address economic equality in the country and lawmakers should instead work on developing comprehensive initiatives to address the issue, business groups said. In a joint statement, the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) and other business organizations claimed that a proposal to raise wages

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Aid groups sound alarm over escalating Congo violence

Civilians facing bombs, thousands forced to flee and lost children — aid organisations have sounded the alarm over the impact of escalating violence in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, where fresh fighting erupted on Thursday. Clashes between M23 rebels and pro-government forces that have gone on for more than two years have intensified in particular

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Column: Will U.S. airstrikes against Iran-backed groups work?

WASHINGTON —  The recent U.S. airstrikes against Iran-backed militias were the largest President Biden has ordered since he took office, a pointedly large-scale retaliation for a drone attack that killed three U.S. soldiers in Jordan. But they were also designed as what some officials puckishly call a “Goldilocks” option — large enough to do major damage,

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U.S. reprisals against Iran-linked groups anger Iraq, Syria

Deadly U.S. strikes on Iran-backed forces in Syria and Iraq drew sharp condemnation from the region Saturday, after President Joe Biden vowed further action in retaliation for a deadly attack on American troops. The United States, whose late Friday strikes killed 45 people, blamed Sunday’s drone attack that hit a U.S. base in Jordan on

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What are the Iran-backed groups in the Middle East?

US strikes more than 85 targets Fox News chief national security correspondent Jennifer Griffin has the latest on the retaliation against the drone attack on U.S. service members in Jordan on ‘Your World.’ Iran backs multiple terrorist groups in the Middle East, including Iraq’s Kata’ib Hezbollah, Yemen’s Houthi rebels, Lebanon’s Hezbollah and the Palestinian terrorist

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