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North Korea warns Australia of nuclear strike

North Korea warns Australia of nuclear strike

North Korea's state-run KCNA news agency had quoted a Foreign Ministry spokesman accusing Bishop of "spouting a string of rubbish against the DPRK over its entirely just steps for self-defence" and ...

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Chinese president urges restraint in call to Trump amid North Korea tensions

The conversation came amid growing concerns that Pyongyang will conduct another nuclear or missile test to mark the 85th anniversary on Tuesday of the founding of its Korean People's Army. Adding to t...

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Trump administration denies ExxonMobile permission to drill in Russia

Mnuchin said Friday in a brief statement that the administration "will not be issuing waivers to US companies, including Exxon, authorizing drilling prohibited by current Russian sanctions". "Our 20...

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Police arrest German-Russian citizen in connection with Dortmund bombing

Police arrest German-Russian citizen in connection with Dortmund bombing

TRT World spoke to journalist David Charter who is following the story from Berlin. The prosecutor's office said the suspect had bought 15,000 put options - contracts giving him the right to sell...

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APNewsBreak: New Orleans to take down Confederate statues

Officials with the city say the others will be removed later this week. At that time, the 1932 white supremacist plaque was covered with a new plaque that read: "In honor of those Americans on both ...

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Afghan army chief, defence minister resign following attack

More than 100 died or were injured in a Taliban attack on an Afghan army base near the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif on Friday. Dressed in military uniforms, a squad of 10 Taliban militants drove ...

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Labour reiterates Trident backing after Corbyn defence review comments

Labour reiterates Trident backing after Corbyn defence review comments

Former U.K. Prime Minister Tony Blair said he fears that an wider majority for Theresa May's Conservatives in the June 8 general election will give her "a blank check for Brexit at any cost". In two o...

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SKorea in talks over joint drills with US

SKorea in talks over joint drills with US

The U.S. government has not specified where the carrier strike group is as it approaches the area. As tension continues to mount recent satellite imagery shows North Korea could be gearing up for a ...

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China urges restraint on N. Korea in call with trump

Trump also spoke Monday with and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, and they agreed to urge North Korea to refrain from what Abe called provocative actions. North Korea conducted two nuclear tests pa...

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Trump to speak with China's Xi, Japan's Abe on Sunday, official says

The statement came just hours after a North Korean daily said Pyongyang was ready to take out a U.S. aircraft carrier conducting drills with Japanese destroyers near the Philippines. With typical rhet...

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Le Pen, Macron projected to advance in French elections

It's not yet clear how the vote will be affected by the attack Thursday on the landmark Champs Elysees boulevard in Paris , in which a policeman was killed. This is a contentious election that result...

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Grim warning on North Korea missile threat as Julie Bishop blasts regime

Trump spoke by phone with both the Japanese and Chinese leaders on Monday, April 23, 2017. According to Chinese state media, Xi told Trump China is strongly against any action that would violate UN ...

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Afghan defence minister, army chief of staff resign over deadly attack

The number of deaths has risen to some 135 soldiers, while at least 60 soldiers were injured, some of them are now in critical condition, the TOLOnews outlet reported, citing a government official. A ...

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Amber Heard, Elon Musk confirm relationship in pictures

Amber Heard, Elon Musk confirm relationship in pictures

She made their relationship "Instagram official" with this photo of the two dining. His new romance with Amber comes after she and ex-husband Johnny Depp finalised their divorce in January this year...

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Delhi MCD elections: Many EVMs 'malfunctioning', says Kejriwal

The final tally of votes came in just before Sunday midnight, as a ward in south Delhi witnessed "extremely brisk voting" late in the evening. He said, "Reports from all over Delhi of EVM malfunction,...

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North Korea warns against US 'hysteria' as it marks founder's birth

Earlier on Friday, the North Korean military threatened to unleash a "merciless" response against American targets, including the naval task force the USA recently deployed. "North Korea will immedia...

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11 killed in overnight violence in Venezuela

11 killed in overnight violence in Venezuela

However, the socialist government has accused ideological adversaries in the USA of supporting the protests. "You can see people are very upset, and right now, we are ready for anything", she said ...

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Kharagpur student found hanging in room

Kharagpur student found hanging in room

His sister is a student at ISRO in Thiruvananthapuram. His classmates informed that Nithin was upset as he could not perform well in the final semester examination. The family has been informed and ...

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Community Easter egg hunt planned Saturday in Wagoner

As always, the Special Guest of Honor will be the Easter Bunny who will be there to meet and greet all of his fans (e.g. the children up to and including second graders). About 4,000 plastic eggs will...

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US supercarrier due in Sea of Japan 'in days': Pence

A U.S. Navy strike group will be moving toward the western Pacific Ocean near the Korean peninsula as a show of force, a U.S. official told Reuters on Saturday, as concerns grow about North Korea's ad...

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What's next for Harrisburg's Micah Parsons after Penn State decommitment?

What's next for Harrisburg's Micah Parsons after Penn State decommitment?

Parsons also said the Nittany Lions remain one of his top options. Penn State football's 2018 recruiting class took a big hit on Sunday night as Harrisburg product and five-star defensive end Micah ...

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Champs-Elysees gunman had long criminal record, praised IS

The suspect was shot dead on the spot; the attack was claimed by terror group ISIS. Until now, Le Pen had struggled to get the campaign to focus on her party's trademark tough security and immigra...

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Handel to Face Ossoff in June Runoff for Georgia's Sixth District

Democrats were desperate for a win at the ballot box against President Trump, but they failed to get one Tuesday night in Georgia. Ossoff's campaign was boosted by the support of numerous celebrit...

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Kids, families celebrate at Easter weekend event

Kids, families celebrate at Easter weekend event

It was a multi-colored scene, with hundreds of Easter eggs lying among the blades of grass. "We're going to hide eggs and fish". "We quadrupled the amount we had a year ago", explains Marie Jackson of...

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Australia, New Zealand hit back at North Korea threat

The official broadcaster CCTV quoted Mr Xi as telling Mr Trump that China strongly opposes North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, which is in violation of United Nations Security Council resolutions...

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Macron Wins Over Le Pen As France Thrusts Toward Run-Off Elections

France voted on Sunday in the first round of a bitterly fought presidential election that could define the future of the European Union, and is sure to be seen as a gauge of the anti-establishment ang...

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EU says ready to welcome back UK if it decides to stay

EU says ready to welcome back UK if it decides to stay

He said Thursday that the election was about "what kind of country we want to have after Brexit". She continues to oppose Brexit. In fiery exchanges before voting, Mrs May reiterated that the deci...

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France's far-right reaches across spectrum as runoff looms

Macron, a 39-year-old investment banker, made the runoff on the back of a grassroots campaign without the support of a major political party. Macron is a far less confrontational politician than Le ...

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Westbrook goes on rant defending Thunder teammates

An otherwise drama-filled playoff game concluded with both teams making dumb mistakes as the Rockets took a 3-1 series lead over their conference rivals. The Celtics led by 20 in the second quarter an...

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Exit Polls: Le Pen, Macron Move On To Run-Off Election In France

Exit Polls: Le Pen, Macron Move On To Run-Off Election In France

It also saw her deny French state complicity in rounding up Jews for the Nazis in the Second World War, but she also picked up muted plaudits from USA president Donald Trump. He described his En Mar...

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In call with Trump, Xi urges 'restraint' on N. Korea

At least two other USA citizens are known to be held in North Korea. North Korea has detained USA citizen, Tony Kim, who also goes by his Korean name Kim Sang-duk, officials said Sunday, April 23, 201...

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Holidays, burka bans, Brexit vote - UK parties set out election stalls

Holidays, burka bans, Brexit vote - UK parties set out election stalls

Speaking to Andrew Marr on BBC One, Mr Corbyn - a long-standing opponent of nuclear weapons - said he would never launch a "first strike" attack as prime minister and wanted to de-escalate global tens...

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France begins presidential vote in test for populism

France begins presidential vote in test for populism

Voters cast their ballots under high-security measures after Thursday's terrorist shooting in the French capital, which left a police officer and gunman dead. He has unveiled a series of business-frie...

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Half Of Brits Back PM Theresa May Ahead Of Snap Vote

Half Of Brits Back PM Theresa May Ahead Of Snap Vote

Polls give the Conservatives a double-digit lead over Labour, and May is gambling that an election will deliver her a personal mandate from voters and produce a bigger Conservative majority. People ...

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European Union calls on Turkey to investigate referendum 'irregularities'

European Union calls on Turkey to investigate referendum 'irregularities'

Hundreds of people queued and protested outside the Turkish election board's offices in Ankara and Istanbul to demand a controversial last-minute decision during Sunday's referendum to accept ball...

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