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Have been in indirect talks with Kim Jong-un says Trump

U.S. and North Korean officials met in Vietnam to discuss holding a second summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un in the country's c...

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World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announces resignation

The bank president has traditionally been an American chosen by the USA administration, but some of the multilateral lender's 189 member count...

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Brother Of American Detained In Russia Wonders If He's Political Pawn

Whelan, the 48-year-old global security director for a US auto parts company, was arrested a week ago in Moscow. Russian Federation is having ...

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Paris protesters try to revive yellow vest movement

Police boats patrolled the river while beyond the Seine, motorcycles and a vehicle were set on fire on the Boulevard Saint Germain. Riot polic...

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Iran Plans to Send Warships into Atlantic, Pushing Closer to US Waters

While Iran's navy and Revolutionary guard vessels often harass American warships in the Persian Gulf , close to their home waters, it remains u...

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Yemen's war rivals exchange artillery fire around port city

United Nations special envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths held talks with Houthi rebels on the situation in Hodeida, where a ceasefire between ...

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Tense wait for election results in volatile DR Congo

Corneille Nangaa told The Associated Press that the results of the December 30 election will not be made public Sunday as expected. Preliminar...

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Police Arrest Suspect In The Murder Of Jazmine Barnes

After being pulled over for failing to use a turn signal, the alleged getaway driver in the killing of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes is expected t...

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Mumbai Special Court declares Vijay Mallya 'fugitive'

In June a year ago, while the Act was still an Ordinance, the ED had moved a plea before the special court seeking declaration of Mallya as a ...

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Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi denies holding political prisoners - 60 Minutes

US television network CBS says el-Sissi told it in an interview that his country and Israel , with whom it fought four wars, are cooperating...

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U.S., China hold crucial talks to ease trade war

During the trade talks, several issues are being placed on the drawing board, issues that can readily and significantly impinge on Singapore's e...

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UAE to set up oil refinery in Pakistan: Info minister

The one-on-one meeting was part of Sheikh Mohammed's one-day state visit to Pakistan after a 12-year gap. Soon after assuming his role as prim...

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Pentagon Chief Of Staff Kevin Sweeney Quits After Jim Mattis' Exit

Rear Adm. Kevin Sweeney, who has served as chief of staff to the Secretary of Defence since January 2017, said he would leave the department a...

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Family members of Lebanese origin killed in US car crash

The family members killed in the crash were 42-year-old Issam Abbas, 38-year-old Rima Abbas, 14-year-old Ali Abbas, 13-year-old Isabella Abbas...

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Army seizes control of national broadcaster — Gabon military coup

There were reports of shots being fired in the capital, Libreville, on Monday, Aljazeera reported. No violence has been reported. Military off...

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Taiwan president calls for support to defend democracy

The history between the two governments connects them regardless of whether Taiwan agrees to unify and create "one China " or remain separate...

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US Democrats act to end government shutdown

Trump also said it's "hard to impeach somebody that's done a great job", citing his work on tax cuts, regulations, veterans, military, and econo...

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Saudi woman 'trapped at Bangkok airport trying to flee family'

The teenager has tweeted a video which shows her barricading her hotel door with a table and a mattress. Meanwhile, Thailand's immigration...

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What does the king’s dramatic abdication mean for Malaysia?

Kelantan ruler Sultan Muhammad V has chose to vacate his post as the 15th Yang di-Pertuan Agong effective today, according to a statement from I...

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Irrational to claim Turkey targets Kurds: Kalin

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and the top USA official in the fight against ISIS, Brett McGurk, both resigned in the wake of Trump's comments. ...

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Malta can not risk setting unsafe precedent by taking in migrants - Prime Minister

Italy's deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio said Italy is ready to take in the women and children stranded on the boats and accused Malta of re...

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US sends troops to Gabon amid election uncertainty in neighbouring Congo

Trump said the U.S. sent 80 troops with combat equipment and supported by military aircraft to nearby Gabon to support U.S. Embassy staff and ...

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Pelosi on negotiations with Trump: ‘Nothing for the wall’

Democrats have a plan to reopen the government when they take control of the House on Thursday that includes temporary funding for the Departme...

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Moscow demands answers after Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests Russian

The ex-serviceman was in Moscow to help plan a fellow former Marine's wedding and had visited Russian Federation on three previous occasions, hi...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's dancing video is Cher-approved

Where did Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez grow up? Speaking directly to Tlaib, who last Friday became the first Palestinian American woman sworn in ...

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Khashoggi case: Death sentences sought for 5 accused

The State Department official said Mr Pompeo wanted those who carried out the killing and those who planned it to be identified by the kingdom a...

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Pinnacles National Park limits visitor services due to partial government shutdown

In January 2018, White House budget director Mick Mulvaney and then-Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke chose to keep national parks as accessible as ...

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Al Qaida man suspected of USS Cole attack killed in USA airstrike

A Pentagon spokesman said Friday that USA forces were working to confirm whether al-Badawi was killed in airstrikes east of the Yemeni capit...

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Two British special forces soldiers injured by Isis in Syria

The move shocked USA allies and American defence officials alike, with U.S. defence secretary Jim Mattis and a top United States official in the...

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USS Cole Bombing Mastermind Killed by US Airstrike in Yemen

Seventeen US sailors were killed and at least 40 people were wounded in the attack on 12 October 2000 which happened as the destroyer was refuel...

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