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Duterte: China's Xi threatened war over sea dispute

The actual provisions of the Code of Conduct are uncertain, as none of the parties have divulged any details since their announcement. "It will provide a good foundation for the next round of consulta...

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Brazilian Ministry Building Set on Fire as Protests Turn Violent

Police in riot gear, some on foot holding shields and others on horseback, lined up near the chamber. Demonstrators torch the Ministry of Agriculture during an anti-government protest in Brasilia...

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Trump's missed opportunity at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit

British officials say they are angry about information leaked to the media by USA intelligence sources. When President Donald Trump lectured NATO members on their contributions to the trans-Atla...

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Trump orders 'review' into Manchester bombing leaks

Trump orders 'review' into Manchester bombing leaks

America's top diplomat in London also condemned the recent leaking of secret information to USA media and said his government would take action to find those responsible. Trump on Thursday pledged...

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Trump supports peaceful engagement on North Korea, Seoul envoy says

Trump supports peaceful engagement on North Korea, Seoul envoy says

But it remains unclear whether it has the ability to make the weapons small enough to be mounted on a rocket, and it has never tested an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) which could reach, fo...

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UK interior minister

UK interior minister "confident" Manchester attack leaks will end - BBC reporter

The National Counter Terrorism Policing body said the breach of trust caused great "damage" and "undermines our investigations". Britain's official threat level was raised to the highest level, or "...

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Jared Kushner defended by Trump amid 'secret Russian Federation line' questions

Jared Kushner defended by Trump amid 'secret Russian Federation line' questions

Reuters was first to report last week that a proposal for a back channel was discussed between Flynn and Kislyak as Trump prepared to take office. Representative Adam B. So Trump allies are pressi...

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"Irritating": UK scolds USA officials who leaked name of Manchester attacker

Leaks from an investigation into the Manchester terror attack are undermining the probe, British police said on Thursday as the BBC reported that police had stopped sharing information with the U....

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Trump hits out at fake news following Kushner reports

Trump hits out at fake news following Kushner reports

You can backpack and back-channel all you want. Kushner, a key White House adviser, had meetings late past year with Russia's ambassador to the U.S., Sergey Kislyak , and Russian banker Sergey Go...

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United Kingdom police say "large part of network" behind Manchester attack arrested

Late Wednesday, The New York Times published images of what appeared to be debris from the device used to kill 22 people at Manchester Arena following a performance by US pop star Ariana Grande ...

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N Korea Launches Another Missile

Three top officials accompanied the leader for the launch - including a veteran rocket scientist, a former air force general and the head of the blacklisted agency which is believed to be developing...

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More arrests in Manchester attack; United Kingdom remains on high alert

Residents described their houses shaking and hearing a loud blast as officers forced their way into the semi-detached property in Searby Road in the Gorton area of Manchester, Guardian reported. "Unti...

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May's lead narrows to seven percent points - YouGov poll

Ian Lavery, Labour's election co-ordinator, told a rally in Glasgow last night that "it's only the beginning in the Corbyn project" regardless of the result on 8 June. Mr Corbyn said he has been v...

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Police arrest 19-year-old over Manchester attack

A dog unit was at the scene, and roads have been closed off in the surrounding area. This estimate has emerged after the recent bombing in Manchester , which resulted in the deaths of 22 people and c...

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Korea Fires Short-Range Ballistic Missile off Western Japan

North Korea is still thought to be several years from its goal of being able to target USA mainland cities with a nuclear intercontinental ballistic missile . South Korea's new president, Moon Jae-In...

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Death toll climbs to 164 in flood-ravaged Sri Lanka

Death toll climbs to 164 in flood-ravaged Sri Lanka

Officials say at least 102 people are still missing since the floods hit on Friday along with cascades of red mud that swallowed village homes. Thousands of Sri Lankan troops battled Monday to get r...

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Manchester attack probe: 14 people in detention after latest arrest

The latest person to be arrested was a 19-year-old man in the Gorton area of Manchester on Sunday. Ms Rudd told BBC One's Andrew Marr Show: "The operation is still at full tilt, in a way". There...

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Russia condemns latest North Korea missile launches, calls for restraint

But would the United States try to topple the Kim regime if North Korea could respond with a nuclear attack? This combo shows undated pictures released from North Korea's official Korean Central New...

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Newcomer Macron makes France's mark, with Trump and globally

The two world leaders met in Brussels on Thursday before a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit and much was made over their awkward, gripped handshake, which continued for several moments unti...

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On first day back, Trump lashes out at "fake news media"

Trump's Sunday morning tweeting, which has become a staple of his presidency, started with more cheery messages, hailing the Republicans' "big win" in Montana and the "great success" of his European a...

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Kashmir: Curfew, restrictions continue in Valley to maintain law and order

Kashmir: Curfew, restrictions continue in Valley to maintain law and order

While restrictions under Section 144 Cr Pc were imposed in Kupwara, Badgam, Ganderbal and Bandipora in north Kashmir, in south Kashmir's districts of Kulgam, Anantnag, Pulwama and Shopian, tight sec...

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Trump pushes NATO leader aside to get to front of the group

Notably, he also did not offer an explicit public endorsement of NATO's "all for one, one for all" collective-defense principle, although White House officials said his mere presence at the meet...

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Oversight Dem calls for suspension of Kushner's security clearance

Oversight Dem calls for suspension of Kushner's security clearance

After the November 8 election, Kushner and Flynn also discussed with Kislyak the idea of creating a back channel between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin that could have bypassed diplomats...

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POTUS puts onus on Middle East

POTUS puts onus on Middle East

US President Donald Trump gestures during his meeting with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin at Rivlin's residence in Jerusalem May 22, 2017. Although other presidents have landed here from Arab cap...

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United Kingdom terror threat level reduced to 'severe'; 11 in custody

United Kingdom terror threat level reduced to 'severe'; 11 in custody

She said "significant activity" by the police during the last 24 hours led to the threat being reduced. The change means that an attack is highly likely and not imminently expected. "The country sho...

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Iraqi Forces Launch Operation to Seize Last Daesh Enclave in Mosul

Iraqi Forces Launch Operation to Seize Last Daesh Enclave in Mosul

A boy carries heavy belongings through the rubble as he flees fighting between Iraqi special forces and ISIS militants in western Mosul on May 15. The new push of the paramilitary forces began lat...

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Trump to go all out for Middle East peace

Trump to go all out for Middle East peace

He also called on the Israelis and Palestinians to make compromises for peace - but gave no specific details on what he meant. Palestinian officials stressed they believed longstanding USA policy re...

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Israeli Minister Expresses Concern Over US-Saudi Arms Deal

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif took to Twitter to express resentment at Trump's lecturing Iran from the Saudi kingdom, where people can't choose their leaders and women can't drive. T...

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Syrian negotiator calls USA strike 'terrorism' and a 'massacre'

Syrian negotiator calls USA strike 'terrorism' and a 'massacre'

The pro-opposition Palmyra News Network said a number of vehicles were destroyed and that there were casualties. Coalition officials said Russian forces had apparently unsuccessfully tried to diss...

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North Korea fires 'ballistic missile' into Japanese waters

North Korea fires 'ballistic missile' into Japanese waters

South Korea says North Korea has conducted nine ballistic missile tests this year, including one in which four missiles were launched on the same day. North Korea's state-controlled media had no immed...

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