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Pence warns North Korea that 'era of strategic patience is over'

The missile was probably a medium-range missile and not an intercontinental ballistic one, according to USA intelligence. They likely do not want the already uncontrollable military power that is the ...

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Borussia Dortmund boss vents frustration at UEFA decision

Borussia Dortmund boss vents frustration at UEFA decision

Last night's game between Borussia Dortmund and Monaco was postponed due to an explosion just a few kilometres away from the stadium. A police officer riding on a motorcycle alongside the bus was also...

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Turkey referendum: Exit poll shows majority back more powers for president

Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast and its three main cities, including the capital Ankara and the largest city Istanbul , looked set to vote "No" after a bitter and divisive campaign, reported Reu...

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Pence calls United States commitment to South Korea 'iron-clad'

Military officials here told CNN in advance that snapping photos is what North Korea does when seeing VIPs across the way - both to document their presence and intimidate. Mr Pence also reiterated...

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PM May says will get best Brexit deal for British enclave Gibraltar

PM May says will get best Brexit deal for British enclave Gibraltar

European Council president Donald Tusk left no doubt in his draft guidelines for negotiations, released on Friday, that EU rules state that trade deals can only be done with non-members, so that the m...

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Protesters demand President Trump release his tax returns in nationwide march

Thousands more gathered at a large march in NY, where activists, comedians and a state senator spoke. And then he quickly rehashed old obsessions, wondering why his tax returns are suddenly an issue...

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Pence Tells North Korea: 'The Era Of Strategic Patience Is Over'

Pence , whose father served in the 1950-53 Korean War, said the USA would stand by its "iron-clad alliance" with South Korea and was seeking peace through strength. The uncertainty of USA actions, te...

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Erdogan wins Turkey referendum as opposition cries foul

Erdogan wins Turkey referendum as opposition cries foul

Opponents had argued the constitutional changes would give too much power to a man who they say has shown increasingly autocratic tendencies. The three biggest cities in Turkey - Ankara, Istanbul ...

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Pro-Trump, anti-Trump protesters clash in Berkeley, Calif.

Pro-Trump, anti-Trump protesters clash in Berkeley, Calif.

Police also impounded few prohibited items; flagpoles, stun gun, helmet, knives etc. Video footage of scattered fights show smoke bombs being thrown at a crowd and at least one man pepper-spraying a b...

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United Nations votes to close Haiti peacekeeping mission

Unanimously adopting a new resolution, the Council decided that, after over 13 years operating in its current form, the UN Stabilization Mission, known by its French acronym, MINUSTAH, would graduall...

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Turkish Opposition Plan Challenge to Recep Tayyip Erdogan's

Turkish Opposition Plan Challenge to Recep Tayyip Erdogan's

The official result will come in around 10 days when all votes have been counted. AKP, the party Erdogan co-founded, said it would invite him to rejoin. The Republican People's Party (CHP ) questio...

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Pakistan hate speech investigation against clerics after student killed for alleged blasphemy

Pakistan hate speech investigation against clerics after student killed for alleged blasphemy

Local media report he was stripped and beaten in the hostel at Abdul Wali Khan University in the northern city of Mardan. At least 65 people have been murdered over blasphemy allegations since 1990,...

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Patrolling western Mosul a weary grind for Iraqi police

They took control of eastern Mosul earlier this year and now have their sights on the western part of the city, including the symbolically important al-Nuri mosque in Mosul's Old City. The Tabqah stri...

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Multi-state search targets suspect in Facebook video murder

The chief also said they've been talking with family and friends of Stephens, who is employed at Beech Brook , a behavioral health agency headquartered in Pepper Pike, near Cleveland . Authorities a...

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North Korea Displays Ballistic Missiles, Vows In-Kind Response if US Attacks

South Korea's Yonhap news agency cited an unidentified South Korean intelligence source as saying the missile appeared to have not flown far from its land-based launch site. North Korea's goal is to b...

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US VP Pence near DMZ after failed N.Korea missile

So when the medium-range missile test failed right after launch early Sunday morning local time, Trump was informed immediately and chose to downplay it, according to the person. Lu said that prio...

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Pence calls US commitment to South Korea 'iron-clad'

He is in South Korea as part of a 10-day tour of Asia. "And so it's time for us to undertake all actions we can, short of a military option, to try to resolve this peacefully". "We assume a series of ...

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No consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav: Pak army

No consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav: Pak army

Pakistan claims its security forces had arrested Jadhav from the restive Balochistan province on March 3 previous year after he reportedly entered from Iran. Ex-servicemen shout slogans in Patna again...

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Pence warns North Korea 'era of strategic patience is over'

Russia's foreign minister says he hopes the USA will not take unilateral action against North Korea as it did recently in Syria . Pointing to the quarter-century since North Korea first obtained nu...

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Russia Warns US against Unilateral Strike on North Korea

Russia Warns US against Unilateral Strike on North Korea

In his ABC interview, McMaster spoke from Afghanistan, where he arrived Saturday to assess the request of Army Gen. John Nicholson, for thousands more USA troops to combat the Taliban and the ISIS o...

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Islamic State mufti killed in Mosul air strike

Since the fighting began last October, some 1.9 million people have been provided live-saving assistance, including food, water, shelter, emergency kits, medical support and psycho-social services, si...

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No pardon for Kulbhushan Jadhav, says Nawaz Sharif

No pardon for Kulbhushan Jadhav, says Nawaz Sharif

Amid outrage in India over Kulbhushan Jadhav issue, Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said on Tuesday that the Indian national has a right to appeal against his death sentence within 60 days. Rei...

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VP Mike Pence Visits Demilitarized Zone Between North and South Korea

The North has warned of a nuclear strike against the United States if provoked. Part of his mission will be to reassure allies in South Korea and Japan that the US will defend them against North Kor...

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Ikoyi Mystery Billions: Amaechi Labels Wike Confused, Threatens to Sue

Ikoyi Mystery Billions: Amaechi Labels Wike Confused, Threatens to Sue

National Publicity Secretary, of Makarfi-led PDP, Prince Dayo Adeyeye said the "Government is at the crossroad as the Whistle-blower and the EFCC are now shying away from telling Nigerians who owned t...

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U.S. military confirms apparent failed North Korea missile test

U.S. military confirms apparent failed North Korea missile test

The North has a habit of test-firing missiles to mark major dates such as Saturday's 105th anniversary of the birth of the nation's founder Kim Il-Sung, or as gestures of defiance when top USA officia...

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Pence at Korean DMZ after North's missile

Pence at Korean DMZ after North's missile

North Korea will be at the top of Pence's agenda this week. The concerns were exacerbated after a North Korean missile exploded during launch on Sunday , U.S. "We had good intelligence before the ...

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Pence visits DMZ amid high tensions with North Korea

Amid concerns the United States might launch a preemptive strike on North Korea, Pence said Washington would "closely consult" with Seoul "as we make decisions moving forward". Pence will be responsib...

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GOP rep calls for Spicer's resignation after Hitler comments

GOP rep calls for Spicer's resignation after Hitler comments

Cramer was commenting on Spicer after a Tuesday comparison of the two leaders, during which Spicer made reference to Hitler to emphasize the atrocities of al-Assad's regime. Spicer was attempting to d...

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Christians nationwide celebrate Easter Sunday

Christians nationwide celebrate Easter Sunday

Former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, has enjoined Christians to use the Easter period to renew their covenant with God and imbibe the spirit of love, peace and selfless service to huma...

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Egypt's President announces a three-month state of emergency

Egypt's President announces a three-month state of emergency

At least 25 people were killed and 60 injured in a bombing Sunday morning at the Coptic church in Tanta, located north of Cairo . Following the twin-attacks, Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-sisi...

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United States vice president arrives in S.Korea for talks on DPRK

United States vice president arrives in S.Korea for talks on DPRK

China has backed North Korea since the peninsula was last at war in the 1950s, in part to prevent having an American ally on its border. The U.S. and South Korea's military said Sunday's missile was...

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Basque separatists ETA hand list of arms caches to French police

Basque separatists ETA hand list of arms caches to French police

According to agency reports, Eta killed more than 800 people and wounded thousands in more than 40 years of violence. 08 de abril de 2017, 09:21París, April 8 (Prensa Latina) Basque separatist group...

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Japan's Security Council Reportedly Planning Response to Potential Korean Crisis

Japan's Security Council Reportedly Planning Response to Potential Korean Crisis

Abe is set to discuss North Korea on Tuesday with U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence. A US Navy aircraft carrier is heading toward the Korean Peninsula as Pyongyang prepares for the 105th anniversary ...

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China urges return to negotiations over N. Korea

China urges return to negotiations over N. Korea

In an interview on Sunday on ABC's "This Week", McMaster said Trump had directed the National Security Council to collaborate with the Defense and State Departments, and intelligence agencies to "pr...

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Statement: US national security adviser arrives s Kabul

Statement: US national security adviser arrives s Kabul

Two days after the United States dropped one of its largest non-nuclear bombs on an Islamic State target in the country, the retired general praised the government under Afghan President Ashraf Ghani....

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