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US sends message to N. Korea, China with Syria strike

US sends message to N. Korea, China with Syria strike

North Korea, which conducted two nuclear explosions and test-fired more than 20 ballistic missiles previous year alone, will be a major topic when Trump holds his first face-to-face meeting with Xi ...

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US Bomb Death Toll Rises to 94

Afghan Defence Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri said no civilians were harmed in the massive blast that targeted the network of caves and tunnels, which had been heavily mined. The U.S. estimates 600-...

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Evidence that Syria sarin gas attack was staged: Moscow

Evidence that Syria sarin gas attack was staged: Moscow

It was significant, therefore, that Putin compared the missile strikes to the Iraq War that started in 2003 and in an interview on Wednesday lashed out at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders he...

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North Korean Missile Test Fails

North korean missiles are displayed during a parade at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang, Saturday, April 15, 2017. The reason North Korea is openly declaring its super-hardline plans before North Kor...

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North Korean test missile explodes on launch, say US and South Korea

North Korea has attempted to launch a missile on its east coast but it has failed, South Korea's military has said . North Korea attempted a missile launch Sunday local time (5:21pm ET), but it f...

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North Korea test fires unidentified missile which fails

Hanham said other land and submarine-launched ballistic missiles were shown in public for the first time Saturday. South Korean and U.S. intelligence officials are trying to determine what type of...

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Opinion Polls: Any Scenario Possible in French Election

His only challenge is that, in order to make it to the next round in the presidential election, Mélenchon must place among the top two candidates in the contest being held on April 23. "Undeniably he ...

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Stockholm truck attack suspect is rejected asylum seeker from Uzbekistan

Stockholm truck attack suspect is rejected asylum seeker from Uzbekistan

The Stockholm truck attack suspect from Uzbekistan was a rejected asylum-seeker who eluded authorities' attempts to deport him by giving police a wrong address , Swedish police said Sunday while an...

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North Korea Launches Missile In Show Of Strength, Missile Immediately Blows Up

North Korea conducted two nuclear tests past year alone, advancing its goal to make nuclear weapons small enough to fit on long-range missiles. The launch attempt took place in the Sinpo area of the...

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S.Korea: North Korea's attemped missile launch fails

People watch a TV showing North Korea's missiles during Saturday's military parade in Pyongyang in North Korea , at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul , South Korea, Sunday, April 16, 2017. The DP...

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BC Liberals focus on tolls, tax credits in election platform

Another battle is Metro Vancouver bridge tolls , which the BC Liberals promise to cap at $500 a year for and the NDP vows to eliminate. Among British Columbians who voted for the Liberal Party in t...

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Millions of Christians worldwide celebrate Easter

Millions of Christians worldwide celebrate Easter

Sunday is Easter , the most important day for many Christians and one of the oldest Christian holidays. Shops and bakeries began their preparations some days ago and though this festival is becomi...

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World's oldest person dies aged 117 in Italy

She also defied health advice, eating three eggs daily, for many years. Dr. Bava said he had last paid his nearly-daily call on Morano on Friday. "For breakfast I eat biscuits with milk or water",...

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Scores Killed in Bombing of Syrian Evacuees

The buses headed to the Jebrin area for a temporary housing center equipped with food and medical supplies, SANA said. The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 24 people had been k...

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Arkansas asks court to lift inmate's stay

Arkansas asks court to lift inmate's stay

All of the inmates are men, and all were convicted of capital murder. Another federal judge and the state Supreme Court had already granted stays to two of the eight inmates, reducing the number of ...

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North Korea missile launch ended in failure, says Pentagon

The report included no further details on the call between State Councilor Yang and Tillerson. Any US military strike risks leading to a war between the world's biggest economies - one that may de...

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Boris Johnson is a liability undermining Britain's credibility, Labour says

The foreign secretary received a paper on sanctions prepared by officials before the G7 summit in Italy on Monday and Tuesday where other countries refused to endorse the plan publicly. Mr Johnson had...

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At UN, Britain says it has evidence of Syria sarin gas use

At UN, Britain says it has evidence of Syria sarin gas use

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that trust had eroded between the two countries under US President Donald Trump. Last week Trump ordered airstrikes on a Syrian air base in ret...

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Russian Foreign Minister claims understanding between United States and Russia over Syria strikes

They urge the independent Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons to press ahead with its investigation into the attack, saying: "We are confident in this process and we fully support i...

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Russian Federation ties worsened under Donald Trump, says Vladimir Putin

Russian Federation ties worsened under Donald Trump, says Vladimir Putin

Putin's assessment comes a day after the Trump administration accused Russian Federation of orchestrating a "disinformation campaign" to cover up the chemical attack in Syria's Idlib province. But Mr ...

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Syria responds to Trump's 'animal' remark for Assad

USA -backed Syrian Kurdish forces say they have entered the fourth stage of their campaign to capture the Islamic State group's de facto capital Raqqa with an advance on the militants in a valley nort...

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Moreno elected president in Ecuador

Moreno, who secured 51.15% of the vote, compared with Lasso's 48.85%, with almost 99% of votes counted, has said Assange can remain in the embassy given he shows "respect in his declarations regardi...

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Thousands take part in anti-Zuma marches in South Africa

Thousands take part in anti-Zuma marches in South Africa

The largely peaceful protests in Pretoria , Johannesburg , Durban and Cape Town appeared to attract a diverse mix of South Africans, but Zuma railed against those who participated. Hundreds of ...

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Trump calls Hwang to brief him on Xi summit

The missile strikes against Syria's Assad-led government took place Thursday night as President Donald Trump hosted Chinese President Xi Jinping for dinner at Trump's Florida estate. In a briefing on ...

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Federal judge halts 9 planned executions in Arkansas

In a response filed with the court late on Saturday, State Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said that all of the issues raised by the condemned inmates had been previously and litigated. It was not ...

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North Korea launches missile despite US tensions

North Korea attempted to launch a new missile early Sunday, but the device "blew up nearly immediately", the US military said . US Pacific Command detected and tracked what it assessed to be a No...

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Sweden: Man arrested over terror attack with lorry admits guilt

April. 11 (ANI): The suspect of the deadly Stockholm truck attack in which four persons were killed , has confessed of committing a "terrorist crime" on Tuesday, local media reports said. He had gone...

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Polling stations open for Turkish constitutional referendum

Polling stations open for Turkish constitutional referendum

Kemal Kilicdaroglu, leader of the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), said Turkey was at a crossroads between a democratic parliamentary system and a "one-man regime". The emergency power...

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More than 100 killed in Syria bus blast

In exchange, residents from the government-besieged towns of Madaya and Zabadani in southern Syria were to be evacuated to the rebel stronghold of Idlib province, according to the BBC . Thousands o...

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North Korea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles, Japanese PM warns

North Korea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles, Japanese PM warns

Outwardly, there are few signs of concern in North Korea despite the political back and forth. Japan's National Security Council discussed how to evacuate its almost 60,000 citizens from South Korea...

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