28.06.15 SouthFront Daily Digest

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US is a surveillance superpower , Iran Nuclear Deal, China is Not ‘Seeking Hegemony’, Terrorism Awareness, 500 injured in explosion at Taiwan water park, Crisis in Greece.

  1. US a Surveillance Superpower Spying on Foes & Allies Alike – Assange

28.06.15 SouthFront Daily Digest“The US is a surveillance superpower,” he told Rossiya-1 in an interview, slated to be broadcast later on Sunday.

“This country spends on surveillance 60 percent of what the entire world spends on espionage,” he said. “They spy on everyone, including their allies. And use the information for their political and economic goals.”

Materials of RT

  1. P5+1 to Start Finalizing Text of Iran Nuclear Deal Sunday – Mogherini

28.06.15 SouthFront Daily Digest“Our negotiators will continue to work tonight on the text [of the deal],” Mogherini told reporters adding that talks on the ministerial level will resume as soon as the text is finalized.

There is no renegotiation of the Lausanne agreements during the current round of talks on the Iran nuclear issue in Vienna, the EU foreign policy chief said.

Materials of Sputnik

  1. China is Not ‘Seeking Hegemony’ as Rising Power – Foreign Minister

28.06.15 SouthFront Daily DigestChinese Foreign Minister dismissed the notion that China as a major rising power might be seeking hegemony, Xinhua reported.

During a speech at the Fourth World Peace Forum held in Beijing, Wang Yi reaffirmed China’s stance in protecting present-day international order and system.

“As a participant of and contributor to the global and regional order, a growing China would only mean greater strength for peace and more positive energy in the world,” said the minister.

Materials of Sputnik

  1. Terrorism Awareness Weighs on Mideast Stocks

28.06.15 SouthFront Daily DigestStocks in Dubai, the region’s most prominent financial centre, posted losses, after militants in Kuwait killed 27 people in a largest attack in decades, while the last week’s shooting of tourists in Tunisia only added to the anxiety.

Materials of Sputnik

  1. Almost 500 injured in explosion at Taiwan water park

28.06.15 SouthFront Daily DigestTaiwan’s Ministry of Health and Welfare put out a call for medical supplies and skin grafts for the hundreds injured after flammable powder exploded in midair at a recreational water park, Taiwanese media reported.

By late Sunday, no fatalities had been reported, and the total number of injuries had dropped to 498, according to China’s Taipei-based Central News Agency, which cited New Taipei’s Public Health Department. The department said some of the injured were inadvertently counted twice in its previous tally of 524.

Materials of CNN

  1. Fate of Greek Banks Hangs in the Balance

28.06.15 SouthFront Daily DigestThe European Central Bank said Sunday it would provide no new emergency support to Greek banks after bailout talks between Greece and its creditors collapsed Saturday. Instead, the ECB said it would keep funding at recent levels, but that might not be enough.

Materials of CNN http://money.cnn.com/2015/06/28/news/economy/greece-banks-ecb/index.html

US is a surveillance superpower , Iran Nuclear Deal, China is Not ‘Seeking Hegemony’, Terrorism Awareness, 500 injured in explosion at Taiwan water park, Crisis in Greece.

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