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United States interceptor missile hits target in South Pacific

That program has also been in existence for more than a decade but only about half of the tests have been successful, according to the Defense Department. "Obviously, North Korea is one of the reaso...

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Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jimmy Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89

Former President Carter said in a statement Friday night, "Rosalynn and I are saddened by the death of Zbigniew Brzezinski". In a joint statement, former President George H.W. During the 1979 Ir...

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Bombing in Diplomatic Area of Kabul Kills 64, Wounds Scores

Bombing in Diplomatic Area of Kabul Kills 64, Wounds Scores

Taliban spokesperson Zabiullah Mujahid gave a statement to the media denying responsibility for Wednesday's attack, so attention will now turn to the local branch of ISIS . He said more than 30 vehic...

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Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 80, wounds scores

Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 80, wounds scores

He said the ambassador was in Turkey at the time of the attack. Passers-by stopped and helped the wounded into private cars, others congregated outside the nearby Italian-run Emergency Hospital. "Atta...

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Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate agreement

Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate agreement

The White House did not confirm the reports, while Trump restated that his decision would be announced this week. The accord, agreed on by almost 200 countries in Paris in 2015, aims to limit plan...

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Donald Trump fails to commit to Paris climate agreement

Donald Trump fails to commit to Paris climate agreement

In a recent full page ad which ran in the New York Times and other major newspapers, Adobe, Apple, Google, Morgan Stanley, Salesforce, Microsoft, PG&E and numerous others beseeched President Trump...

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Trump pulling USA out of Paris climate deal: Axios

Trump pulling USA out of Paris climate deal: Axios

What is not yet clear is whether Mr. Trump plans to initiate a formal withdrawal from the Paris accord, which under the terms of the agreement could take three years, or exit the underlying Unite...

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Someone Drenched Denmark's Iconic Little Mermaid Statue in Red Paint

Someone Drenched Denmark's Iconic Little Mermaid Statue in Red Paint

On the ground in front of the statue was written in red: "Denmark defends the whales of the Faroe Islands". As a self-governing archipelago in the Kingdom of Denmark, the Faroe Islands has a long ...

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Angela Merkel hosts Indian leader as Germany looks to broaden global ties

That is why I can only say: "We Europeans must really take our fate into our own hands ". That is what I experienced in the last few days.... Trump's dealings with Saudi Arabia, his refugee policy ...

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Pope Francis gifts Trump his book on climate change

The meeting with the pope was the third stop on Mr Trump's nine-day foreign tour, and part of his world tour of religions after meeting leaders of Muslim nations in Saudi Arabia and visiting holy site...

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Ariana Grande says will hold benefit concert in Manchester for bombing victims

Ariana Grande says will hold benefit concert in Manchester for bombing victims

Yesterday, a series of raids were executed across Manchester , Wigan and Nuneaton, Warwickshire, while Salman Abedi's brother and his father Ramadan were detained in Libya. The relative said Salman...

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Man shot dead in Dublin underground auto park

Man shot dead in Dublin underground auto park

The victim's name has not been released, but Irish national broadcaster RTE is reporting he was associated with the Kinahan gang and had been active in the feud. The vehicle - which was stolen in Ap...

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Pentagon missile defense program scores a win

Pentagon missile defense program scores a win

Tuesday's test was a critical milestone for a program that has been hampered by setbacks over the years, he said. Four of nine missile intercept test attempts prior to Tuesday had been a success, incl...

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US successfully tests ICBM defence system

The target was an intercontinental-range missile fired from a test range on Kwajalein Atoll in the Pacific, and the USA used radars in the Pacific and overhead to track it. 8am: North Korea's state me...

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Pentagon successfully tests ICBM defense system for first time

Pentagon successfully tests ICBM defense system for first time

A US interceptor scored a direct hit and appeared to result in the "complete obliteration" of a mock warhead over the Pacific Ocean in what the Pentagon said Wednesday was a realistic test that mirr...

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Donald Trump and Angela Merkel 'get along very well', insists White House

He told European Union officials last week that Germany is " very bad on trade ", and on Tuesday morning criticized Germany for not contributing enough to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. "This i...

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President Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate agreement

President Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate agreement

Word of Trump's decision comes a day after the president met with Scott Pruitt , the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. President Donald Trump has made the decision to pull the...

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North Korea Missile Test Appears to Tiptoe Over a US Tripwire

North Korea Missile Test Appears to Tiptoe Over a US Tripwire

The reclusive North, which has defied all calls to rein in its weapons programmes, even from its lone major ally, China , has been working on a missile, mounted with a nuclear warhead, capable of str...

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At least 80 people killed after car bombing in Kabul

At least 80 people killed after car bombing in Kabul

New Delhi is one of the biggest worldwide donors in Afghanistan and this has raised the hackles of anti-India elements, particularly in Pakistan, and led to repeated attacks on Indians and Indian...

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Pound slips after poll suggests hung parliament

Pound slips after poll suggests hung parliament

An earlier YouGov Plc study projected the ruling party would fall short of a majority, spurring a slump in sterling . A total of seven polls carried out since the May 22 Manchester attack hav...

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