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Korea, China from Inada and Mattis

Mr Fomin spoke at the Shangri-La Dialogue, an global security conference in Singapore attended by defence ministers and experts from 39 countries, including US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis. "We desi...

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'North and South Korea could host World Cup'

'North and South Korea could host World Cup'

Ahn said it would draw, at the very least, much more severe sanctions, even from its main economic supporter China. The elevated North Korean World War Three threats against the United States...

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Pyongyang warns S Korean President of 'brain-washing' by US

Pyongyang warns S Korean President of 'brain-washing' by US

The South Korean Defense Ministry on Tuesday released this photo, taken Friday, of a suspected North Korean drone. About 10 of them were aerial shots of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defe...

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Comey Testimony Hysterics Perfectly Summed Up in 5 Hilarious Cartoons

The Secret Service, which protects the president and his family, maintained a secret taping system for the White House in the eras of John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon. He painted Trump as a chief...

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Focus Brexit on economy, Scottish Conservatives urge British PM

But the Conservatives failed to win 326 seats in the general election - the number needed to have an outright majority. While the Tories haemorrhaged seats across the United Kingdom, the Scottish ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo accused of tax fraud by Spanish state prosecutor

Cristiano Ronaldo accused of tax fraud by Spanish state prosecutor

Tollin ceded the exploitation rights to Ronaldo's image to another company in Ireland, Multisports & Image Management LTD, which actually managed the soccer icon's image while Tollin apparently rema...

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First lady Melania Trump, Barron finally move to White House

First lady Melania Trump, Barron finally move to White House

The pair arrived at the White House with multiple pieces of luggage aboard Marine One on Sunday afternoon. It also pointed toward a coming move to the White House. Before reaching the capital Melani...

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Towering Inferno: After terror attacks, London engulfed in terror of fire

Assistant Fire Commissioner Dan Daly said it was a large and very serious incident. "Residents continue to be evacuated from the tower block fire". London Mayor Sadiq Khan has issued a brief state...

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Jeremy Corbyn was just 2227 votes away from becoming Prime Minister

Jeremy Corbyn was just 2227 votes away from becoming Prime Minister

Questions were soon raised about the longevity of the minority government, the possibility of another election in the near future, the approach to Brexit talks that will inevitably be influenced by th...

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'Sorry' Theresa May promises to reflect on changes after election setback

'Sorry' Theresa May promises to reflect on changes after election setback

Rachel Sheard, who cast her vote near the site of the London Bridge attack, said the election certainly wasn't about Brexit . The result comes just weeks before Britain faces hard negotiations ov...

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Talks between Theresa May and DUP 'going well'

Talks between Theresa May and DUP 'going well'

But May faces a hard balancing act: Divisions over Europe helped sink the premierships of Margaret Thatcher, John Major and David Cameron, and many of her lawmakers and party membership support ...

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Mattis blames Congress for poor state of US combat readiness

Mattis blames Congress for poor state of US combat readiness

Mattis, a Trump appointee , placed the blame on Congress for what he considers to be an unprepared American fighting force, observing that short-term budget measures and a current law that limits mil...

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May fighting to hang on after gamble fails

When the votes came in, Parliament was divided (or "hung") with no single party holding the majority of seats. With results declared for almost all of the 650 seats, Conservatives won 318 while the ...

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Sessions vows to defend himself against 'false allegations'

It was unclear yesterday if Sessions' testimony will happen in a public or closed session. At a separate hearing Tuesday, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein declared he'd seen no basis for dismi...

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Pentagon Chief Jim Mattis 'shocked' by low level of US military readiness

Pentagon Chief Jim Mattis 'shocked' by low level of US military readiness

Mattis, the former commander of all Middle East wars, said yesterday that the U.S. is not winning the war in Afghanistan. It has been four months since Army General John Nicholson, who leads US and ...

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Bernie Sanders Congratulates Jeremy Corbyn On UK Election Gains

Bernie Sanders Congratulates Jeremy Corbyn On UK Election Gains

After noon, May was driven from her official Downing Street residence to Buckingham Palace to ask Queen Elizabeth for permission to form a government - a formality under the British system. Voters fai...

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G7 talks end with gap between USA, other states

G7 talks end with gap between USA, other states

Even though the United States has said it is committed to fighting climate change , withdrawing from an global agreement that fights climate change begs to differ. She said the G7 ministers...

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel urges swift Brexit talks after United Kingdom vote

German Chancellor Angela Merkel urges swift Brexit talks after United Kingdom vote

With all 650 seats declared, the Conservatives had won 318 seats, the Labour Party had 262 seats, followed by the pro-independence Scottish National Party on 34. "Honestly, it feels nearly like she ...

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'Softer' Brexit on the Horizon, UK Businesses Breathe Sigh of Relief

'Softer' Brexit on the Horizon, UK Businesses Breathe Sigh of Relief

A senior member of the Democratic Unionist Party has declared that "the future's Orange" as it stood on the brink of a deal to allow Theresa May to stay in power. May has promised to start the forma...

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Officials confirm fatalities in London high-rise fire

There's a fireman shouting "get down the stairs", one of the block's residents, Michael Paramasivan, told BBC radio. "I have asked QPR's Lee Hoos to see if Loftus Road could be used a relief centr...

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Rod Rosenstein: There's No Reason To Fire Special Counsel Mueller

Barry Bennett, a GOP strategist who served as an adviser to Trump's campaign, said he believed it would be too damaging for Trump to try to remove Mueller, but that he had concerns about the appea...

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Qatar coach quits despite win over South Korea

Qatar coach quits despite win over South Korea

As hosts of the 2022 World Cup finals, the Qataris were desperate to qualify for next year's tournament in Russian Federation but have managed just two wins and a draw in eight matches in the third ro...

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Dem calls for House inquiry into foreign payments to Trump hotel

Frosh said in a statement on Monday that Trump's "wide-ranging business entanglements violate the Constitution's Foreign and Domestic Emoluments Clauses ". Trump's lawyers will likely move to ...

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U.S. student freed from N. Korea in state of 'coma'

U.S. student freed from N. Korea in state of 'coma'

Tillerson did not elaborate on Warmbier's current health condition, and said he would not be offering additional comment out of respect for the family's privacy. They said they were grateful that thei...

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UK's May cracks joke about election disaster

UK's May cracks joke about election disaster

The negotiations with the DUP revolve around support from the party on a vote-by-vote basis in parliament, rather than a formal coalition government. The talks Tuesday with the Democratic Unionist P...

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Trump May Block Comey's Testimony Via Executive Privilege

Gen. Flynn wasn't prosecuted because he was a "good man", to which Comey replied he agreed he was a good man. Democrats cited the report as proof of obstruction of justice , something legal expert...

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Student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio

Student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio

The last time Rodman visited North Korea , he delighted the country's young ruler with a rendition of "Happy Birthday", suffered an angry meltdown on CNN while defending his trip, and spent time at a...

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AG Sessions:

AG Sessions: "This is a Secret Innuendo Being Leaked Out There"

Independent U.S. Sen. Angus King grilled Sessions over his refusal to discuss whether President Donald Trump had discussed the FBI investigation into Russian interference in the election prior...

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Cosby jury sent home after deliberating 4 hours

The fate of Bill Cosby lay in the hands of a United States jury who deliberated over dinner and into the night on whether or not the disgraced entertainer sexually assaulted a woman at his home more...

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Trump Gives Mattis Authority To Set US Troop Levels In Afghanistan

Some US officials have questioned the benefit of sending more troops to Afghanistan because any politically palatable number would not be enough to turn the tide, much less create stability and securi...

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