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USA is losing in Afghanistan, says Pentagon chief

USA is losing in Afghanistan, says Pentagon chief

In some cases, Afghan security forces have been forced to abandon more scattered and rural bases, and the government can claim to control or influence only 57% of the country, according to United St...

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American student released by North Korea is in coma

According to the Washington Post , Warmbier is said to be in a coma . They added they were grateful their son "will finally be with people who love him". There is an internet urban legend that Nort...

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Otto Warmbier released from North Korea in a coma

North Korea accuses Washington and South Korea of sending spies to overthrow its government. An airplane carrying Otto Warmbier, who is from OH, landed in Cincinnati late Tuesday night. North Kore...

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Panama Papers: Sharif to appear before probe panel

Panama Papers: Sharif to appear before probe panel

The summon was issued to Sharif, 67, after he returned from his Kazakhstan where he attended the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Summit. CM Sharif has been instructed to bring documents related to...

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Timeline of Otto Warmbier's saga in North Korea

Warmbier was arrested in January 2016 for stealing a political propaganda sign from a hotel and was sentenced to 15 years of hard labor . (ENGLISH) "We continue our discussions with the North Kor...

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India Is the New US in Merkel's Eyes

India Is the New US in Merkel's Eyes

In "today's global context", Modi said, the focus of his discussion in Spain will be on the worldwide developments. This is the first visit by an Indian Prime Minister to Spain in almost 30 years ...

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Qatar says no one can dictate its foreign policy

John Ashcroft personally will lead his Washington-based firm's efforts "to evaluate, verify and as necessary, strengthen the client's anti-money laundering and counterterrorism financing" compliance a...

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Trump administration asks for more time to file travel ban briefs

The court said the Trump administration failed to show that people, including refugees, coming from mainly Muslim nations would hurt American interests. It originally included a proposed ban on travel...

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Xi Jinping snubs Pak's Sharif after two Chinese nationals killed in Balochistan

Describing terrorists as the chief violators of human rights and values, Modi said "We have full faith that the SCO would give a new push to our efforts in fight against terrorism ". According to rep...

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Sessions: Comey's Oval Office Meeting With Trump 'Not Problematic'

Sessions: Comey's Oval Office Meeting With Trump 'Not Problematic'

Last week, Comey told the Senate committee that Trump had fired him to undermine the FBI's investigation of the Russian Federation matter. He would not say that he was ordered out of the room as...

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Deputy AG: No cause to fire special counsel Mueller

Deputy AG: No cause to fire special counsel Mueller

Under the regulation, Special Counsel Mueller may be fired only for good cause, and I am required to put that cause in writing. Ruddy fired back Tuesday morning to Politico, saying in an email th...

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Lady Brexit meets Monsieur Europe: May, Macron to have talks

May arrived in Paris with her leadership hobbled by a catastrophic election last week just as Britain heads into tough talks on leaving the EU. French President Emmanuel Macron says that he wants ...

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28 students from 'Kashmir Super 30' make to IITs, NITs

28 students from 'Kashmir Super 30' make to IITs, NITs

ANI reported that the Super 40 Programme, known as Super 30 in 2013-14, started with the aim of coaching 30 students from Kashmir preparing for IIT main exams. Out of 40 students enrolled under the ...

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2nd LD: US Attorney General calls Russian Federation collusion accusation "detestable lie"

Sessions simply declined to respond-likewise, he did not explain specifically under what authority he had chose to do so. "There are none. I can tell you that for absolute certainty". Time and aga...

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Georgia police hunt escaped inmates after two guards killed

Georgia police hunt escaped inmates after two guards killed

A massive manhunt continued into Tuesday evening for a pair of risky inmates who shot and killed two Georgia correctional officers in a brazen pre-dawn escape from a prison transport bus 75 mile...

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Sessions Says in Letter He'll Address Senate Intelligence Panel

Sessions Says in Letter He'll Address Senate Intelligence Panel

Following fired FBI Director James Comey's testimony last week "it is important that I have the opportunity to address these matters in the appropriate forum", Sessions wrote to Shelby, who chairs t...

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Corbyn looks forward to May's 'coalition of chaos'

Urging MPs to maintain "unity and collective discipline", he said Labour must act as a "government in waiting". The Labour leader added that he would be focusing on the marginal seats required...

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Sen. Susan Collins: President Trump should voluntarily turn over tapes

Sen. Susan Collins: President Trump should voluntarily turn over tapes

The White House refused to say Monday when President Trump would announce whether he recorded his conversations with former FBI Director James Comey . On Friday, Trump's former campaign manager C...

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Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea: A timeline

After nearly a year and a half in a North Korean prison, a University of Virginia student is coming home, though reportedly in a coma . But efforts to convince North Korea to release the men now ...

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Jeff Sessions to Face Long-awaited Senate Grilling on Russia Ties, Comey Firing

Mr. Comey said that there were matters with respect to the recusal that were problematic, and he couldn't talk about them. "You don't walk into any hearing or committee meeting and reveal confidential...

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Afghan President Ghani gives Taliban ultimatum

Afghan President Ghani gives Taliban ultimatum

Representatives of around twenty-five countries and organizations, including Pakistan , are attending the meeting, which aims to build worldwide support on ways to restore security in the country. "T...

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European Union and United Kingdom citizens should not fret over Brexit future, Davis says

Some Britons argue for staying in the EU'S single market but EU leaders insist that would require keeping Britain open to free immigration from the EU, accepting EU laws and paying into the bloc's bud...

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Tillerson: North Korea Releases Cincinnati Student Otto Warmbier

He said that he had been offered a auto and membership in a secret society at his school if he brought the political banner home. He had not been seen in public since his detention, and Swedish dipl...

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PM Lee denies claims made by siblings

PM Lee denies claims made by siblings

He said his siblings' statement "has hurt our father's legacy". Kuan Yew served as Prime Minister of Singapore from 1959 - before its independence - until 1990. We feel hugely uncomfortable and cl...

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Sessions Denies Collusion Allegations, Defends Involvement With Comey Ouster

Sessions adamantly maintained he was not, but insisted that he was following the "historic polices" of the Justice Department . "You don't walk into any hearing or committee meeting and reveal confi...

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Otta Warmbier Release from North Korea

Otta Warmbier Release from North Korea

Yun and two doctors visit Warmbier that morning marking the first time the United States is able to confirm his status since he was sentenced in March 2016 . Warmbier's case. In this photo, he is esc...

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"We are not winning in Afghanistan" - US Defense Secretary Mattis

Military space programs made out fairly well in the budget request the White House sent Congress late last month. The official also said that the USA estimates there are still several hundred IS...

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Sessions testifies before Senate Intelligence Committee

Comey said Trump told Sessions and other administration officials to leave the room before Trump asked him in February to drop a probe into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts ...

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Trump worked 'very hard' to get student released

Fred and Cindy Warmbier said in a statement to The Associated Press that they have been told their son has been in a coma since March 2016, and they had learned of this only one week ago. Warmbier's p...

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Hopes rise for softer Brexit after poll shock

It was a surprise move - Mr Gove was sacked as justice minister by Mrs May a year ago after his bid to become party leader forced now-foreign minister Boris Johnson from the race, amid accusations of ...

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