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Central Intelligence Agency sets up unit to deal with North Korea

Central Intelligence Agency sets up unit to deal with North Korea

Their tasks remain unknown yet. Moon told Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe most South Koreans rejected Tokyo's agreement to compensate victims of sexual slavery during the 1910-45 colonial era, im...

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Chinese President Xi congratulates President Moon, discusses Pyongyang

Chinese President Xi congratulates President Moon, discusses Pyongyang

South Korea's new President Moon Jae-in has been sworn in, vowing to address the economy and relations with the North in his first speech as president. The leaders of China and Japan sent him congra...

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North Korea sends protest letter to US Congress over sanctions

This, in turn, could alarm a more conservative Washington. Ahead of the swearing-in, Moon met leading lawmakers of Park's Liberty Korea party - which has repeatedly accused him of being a Pyongyan...

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UK: May Plays Down Talk Of Possible Landslide General Election Victory

But a recent surge in support for the Scottish Conservatives could make that success hard to repeat. In addition, the two elections are conducted using completely different voting systems, and the f...

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PM Modi to leave for 2-day Sri Lanka visit today

PM Modi to leave for 2-day Sri Lanka visit today

After inaugurating the hospital, when Modi said health and well being of people of Sri Lanka "is a shared priority" then he actually was sending message to the Sri Lankan non-Buddhist Tamils that Indi...

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Trump threatens to cancel briefings for 'sake of accuracy'

Trump threatens to cancel briefings for 'sake of accuracy'

In his dismissal letter to Comey, President Trump said he was acting on the recommendation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. US intelligence agencies conclu...

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Russian photographer on White House outrage: 'This is nonsense'

Russian photographer on White House outrage: 'This is nonsense'

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, left, and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson shake hands before their bilateral meeting at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C. Reporters weren't...

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Trump Defends Inviting Philippines President to White House

The North Korea crisis was also raised. Trump invited Duterte to visit the White House during a friendly phone conversation Saturday night, following the 30th Association of Southeast Asian Nations ...

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Mulvaney: A 'Good Shutdown' Would Prove Trump's Point About Dysfunction

Meanwhile, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that nearly no senators would support removing the legislative filibuster, which is the procedural tool that can be overcome only by a so...

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UK hospitals report tech problems in possible cyberattack

UK hospitals report tech problems in possible cyberattack

In Scotland NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, NHS Dumfries and Galloway and NHS Forth Valley said some of their GP surgeries have been caught up in the incident. Sixteen NHS organisations have so far re...

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Senate intelligence committee subpoenas former national security adviser Michael Flynn

Senate intelligence committee subpoenas former national security adviser Michael Flynn

The move ramps up its months-long investigation of Moscow's alleged meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election. Congressional investigators have also accused Flynn of possibly breaking the law b...

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What does council vote tell us about general election?

The SNP leader has framed the General Election as a choice between the Scottish Parliament's right to take decisions and the Conservative government at Westminster. It says Ruth Davidson's party is no...

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Won't dwell on sacking, will be fine: FBI's Comey in farewell letter

Won't dwell on sacking, will be fine: FBI's Comey in farewell letter

When I did this now I said , "I probably, maybe, will confuse people, maybe I'll expand that, you know, I'll lengthen the time " - because it should be over with, in my opinion it should've been ove...

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Erdogan Urges US to 'Immediately' Reverse Decision to Arm Syrian Kurds

A senior US official says the Trump administration has approved providing heavier weapons to Syria's Kurds as they move closer to the key Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa . YPG spokesman Redur Xel...

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Henry Kissinger visits White House, surprises media with Oval Office photo-op

President Trump , wearing a dark suit and red striped tie, said he met with Kissinger to talk "about Russian Federation and various other matters". Tillerson and Lavrov's meeting in Alaska comes 150...

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Cops Had Phoenix Serial Shooting Suspect Aaron Saucedo's Gun in 2015

Cops Had Phoenix Serial Shooting Suspect Aaron Saucedo's Gun in 2015

On Monday, he was booked on 26 additional charges connected to the serial shootings for which authorities believe he is responsible. According to police, Saucedo told authorities he then "changed his ...

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Trump awaits highest level face-to-face cont... 10:07 am Wed

Trump awaits highest level face-to-face cont... 10:07 am Wed

President Trump emphasized the need to work together to end the conflict in Syria, in particular, underscoring the need for Russian Federation to rein in the Assad regime, Iran, and Iranian proxies. ...

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US Senate Panel Subpoenas Flynn Documents In Probe Of Russian Meddling

US Senate Panel Subpoenas Flynn Documents In Probe Of Russian Meddling

However, President Trump said this was because Flynn had misled Vice President Mike Pence on the content of the discussions, and not due to any wider wrongdoing. Flynn had previously been in talks wit...

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Don't call me Caitlyn: Baby name plunges in popularity

Don't call me Caitlyn: Baby name plunges in popularity

The rest have fluctuated among themselves with Noah taking the top boy spot for the fourth time and Emma marking its third consecutive year at the top of the girl list. Some new names made the list th...

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Michael Flynn subpoenaed for docs by Senate Intelligence Committee

Michael Flynn subpoenaed for docs by Senate Intelligence Committee

Flynn had misled the vice president and others". General Michael Flynn was sacked from his role for misleading Vice President Mike Pence. In a telephone conversation shortly before the announcemen...

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