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North Korea on 'inevitable' path to nuclear ICBM

Some of the balloons seem to have successfully scattered their propaganda leaflets in South Korea . North Korea's recent missile tests are a legitimate act of self-defense by a "fully-fledged nuc...

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North Korean diplomat tells UN

The 15-member council, based in NY, said it will continue to "closely monitor the situation and take further significant measures including sanctions", as it has previously expressed, until the North ...

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Venezuela regional election date set amid opposition rebuke

Venezuela regional election date set amid opposition rebuke

Elections to the new assembly will take place at the end of July, the National Electoral Council president Tibisay Lucena later said in a televised statement. An AFP reporter saw demonstrators burn a ...

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BJP minister attends marriage of Dawood Ibrahim's relative, creates controversy

BJP minister attends marriage of Dawood Ibrahim's relative, creates controversy

Mumbai: Mumbai serial blasts mastermind Dawood Ibrahim may be hiding in Pakistan for decades, but he still maintains strong personal links with politicians and top policemen across Maharashtra. Rep...

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Police investigating network linked to Manchester attacker: senior officer

Police investigating network linked to Manchester attacker: senior officer

Ramadan Abedi , who has since been arrested in Libya for alleged ties to an al Qaeda-linked group, told The Associated Press by telephone that he spoke to his son five days ago and he sounded "normal"...

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UN Security Council weighs new sanctions on North Korea

UN Security Council weighs new sanctions on North Korea

On Sunday, the North Korean military conducted a second, successful test of the Pukguksong-2, a solid-fuel intermediate range ballistic missile based on a design derived from the country's submari...

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Top House Intel Dem: 'Good Reason' For Trump-Russia Investigation

CNN first reported the omission. Schiff noted that even if his committee does not uncover any behind-the-scenes collusion, it is worth examining the troubling aspects of Trump's relationship with...

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President Donald Trump to host rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa June 1st

The internet exploded Wednesday morning with commentary on and memes of newly released pictures of Pope Francis' meeting with President Donald Trump . Numerous media outlets focused Wednesday on ...

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Four climbers die in one weekend on Mount Everest

Dinesh Bhattarari of the Nepalese tourist department did not reveal Yearwood's cause of death. Roland Yearwood , 50, from the U.S. state of Alabama, perished at an altitude of about 8,400 metres (2...

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Trump boasts to Russians of firing Comey

Trump boasts to Russians of firing Comey

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed a special counsel to lead the FBI's probe into the Russian Federation investigation earlier this week, two days after The Times reported that Tr...

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What Is the New Silk Road? China's New $1 Trillion Trade Initiative

What Is the New Silk Road? China's New $1 Trillion Trade Initiative

In the last few years, more than seventy-five corporations and countries have signed up to this new Chinese economic initiative across eight key sectors, which has created $3.1trn in global trade, acc...

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Manchester bomber was in Düsseldorf 4 days before attack

Manchester bomber was in Düsseldorf 4 days before attack

British police arrested two more people and searched a new site in Manchester suspected of links to the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, as British authorities complained bitterly Thursday ...

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Michael Flynn to receive new order to hand over Russian Federation documents

Michael Flynn to receive new order to hand over Russian Federation documents

Meanwhile, former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page said he will testify next month before the House intelligence committee, and the New York Times reported that United States intell...

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Trump, at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, vows unwavering fight against terrorism

Yet of the 28 member nations, 23 "are still not paying what they should be paying and what they're supposed to be paying for their defense", he said. Arriving at NATO, May said she would "make clear...

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United Kingdom police hunt Manchester bomber's network

British police and security services were also upset that Abedi's name was apparently leaked by US officials and published while police in Britain were withholding his name - and while raids were un...

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Trump's trip to Israel may set new tone in Middle East

With the Middle East leg of his trip complete , Trump arrived in Italy Tuesday. After mentioning threats to Israel from Hezbollah, Hamas and Iran, he said, "not with Donald J. It is tempting to b...

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Trump Asked Intel Chiefs to Disavow Russian Collusion With His Campaign

Trump Asked Intel Chiefs to Disavow Russian Collusion With His Campaign

But many Americans also appear to have misgivings about Trump's firing of Comey during an investigation into alleged Russian involvement in the 2016 USA presidential election - and potential collusion...

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Gaza's Hamas rulers put to death 3 accused of killing member

Gaza's Hamas rulers put to death 3 accused of killing member

Speaking before the executions, Amnesty International said the court "utterly disregarded international fair trial standards". The executions took place in an open yard of Gaza's main police headq...

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NATO Chief Says Allies to Join Anti-IS Coalition

Mr. Trump wants more from the alliance, while countries such as Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia want iron-clad assurances that they won't be left alone should Russian Federation cross their bo...

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Provocative Israeli parade in occupied Jerusalem focus of dailies — Newspapers Review

Two masked PFLP gunmen aimed their guns at an effigy of Trump tied up in ropes in Saraya Square, behind a banner that simply stated: "Resistance is not terrorism". JOHN YANG: Missing from Mr. Trump's...

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Trump meets EU chiefs in Brussels

Tillerson also said President Trump had yet to make a final decision on whether the U.S. would remain in the Paris climate agreement. "We stand united in saying 'No!' to Trump , his policy and ...

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Trump's Intel Chief Mum on Pressure to Rebut Russia Evidence

Trump's Intel Chief Mum on Pressure to Rebut Russia Evidence

Trump fired Comey, who was leading a separate Justice Department investigation on Russian Federation, on May 9 . Former CIA director John Brennan testified May 23 before the House Permanent ...

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Protests expected as Senior PGA tees off at Trump National

Protests expected as Senior PGA tees off at Trump National

All 18 greens have been reseeded and just as we saw at Augusta, sub air technology has been installed under every putting surface to control moisture, although given the outstanding weather forecas...

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Iranian President Vows to Continue Missile Tests

In Rouhani's second term, Tehran is more likely to ratchet up its interventions in Arab nations as the IRGC and Quds Force will be empowered and emboldened, and Iran will continue to be the top st...

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Trump and pope focus on peace

Wednesday's meeting nevertheless provided a reminder of their differences in style, Trump arriving at the Vatican in a jumbo-sized SUV that couldn't have been further removed from the modest Fiats a...

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Macron unveils his cabinet

Macron unveils his cabinet

France's new foreign minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian (John-Eve Le DREE-on), has vowed to promote the country's "key role" in the global community. "The French agenda will be an agenda of reform in the...

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Trump to meet with anxious European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders

In a meeting in Brussels with Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker , respectively presidents of the European Council and Commission, Trump "expressed concern that jobs in the USA would be lost...

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United States intelligence committee to subpoena Flynn in Russian Federation probe

Brennan's interlocutor denied any Russian interference but said he would pass on the warning to President Vladimir Putin, the ex-CIA chief said. CNN first reported the omissions. He says he want...

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Maute attack in Marawi City — TIMELINE

Militants have torn through the streets of Marawi since Tuesday night, torching buildings, taking a priest and his worshippers hostage and sealing off much of the city. The gunmen belonged to the Ma...

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Iraqi forces release videos countering claims of abuse

Iraqi forces release videos countering claims of abuse

The ERD is one of several government security forces backed by a US-led coalition that have dislodged Islamic State from all but a pocket of territory in the western half of Mosul in seven months ...

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AU Day: John Mahama calls for a united Africa

AU Day: John Mahama calls for a united Africa

On this day Africans celebrate their continental achievements for freedom and the values of unity that Africa upholds as a continent, while also paying homage to the founding fathers and mothers, he...

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John Brennan: Russia Interfered In US Election Process

Brennan said he warned Alexander Bortnikov, head of Russia's FSB intelligence agency, against further interference in a phone call on August 4, 2016. The Senate and the FBI are running parallel in...

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Korea calls S. Korea's border firing reckless provocation

The United States says it is willing to enter into talks with North Korea if it halts its nuclear and missile tests . The most recent launch of North Korean ballistic missile took place on Sunday...

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What the CBO does and how it gets its numbers

Perhaps the most damning line in the analysis is this: "Less healthy people would face extremely high premiums, despite the additional funding that would be available under HR 1628 to help reduce pr...

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Tillerson: Trump 'very forceful' with Netanyahu and Abbas to compromise

In its official itinerary for Trump's visit to Israel and the disputed territories, the White House referred to Abbas as the leader of " Palestine ", which could be construed as a form of recogn...

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