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North Korea is a state with nuclear weapons and all the talk of war and is not going to undo that fact. Russian Federation and China have opposed doing anything that could lead to the collapse of Kim's regime. Over the last few years, the United Nations have issued increasingly tougher sanctions of North Korea, and are now considering taking these steps further.
  • Vladimir Putin Calls for Talks With North Korea, Not Sanctions

    Vladimir Putin Calls for Talks With North Korea, Not Sanctions

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    Putin met with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday and plans to meet with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday. "It is important to make sure the conditions surrounding the Korean Peninsula will not further deteriorate to enter an uncontrollable state", Moon was quoted as saying.
  • Turnbull has 'constructive' call with Trump over North Korea

    Turnbull has 'constructive' call with Trump over North Korea

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    This news is worrisome for the U.S.in particular as North Korea has clearly set its sights on USA territories, going so far as to say that Guam will be targeted primarily in a bid to send a message to the Americans. "I would like to say that the current situation on the Korean Peninsula remains highly complex and sensitive, and we hope the relevant parties can make efforts to prevent the escalation of the situation", Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang told reporters Tuesday ...
  • Not much sleep, but we are delighted says Prince William

    Not much sleep, but we are delighted says Prince William

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    In an effort to keep Prince George's life as normal as possible, it's also been claimed Kate has said either her or Prince William will do the school run every day. The Prince's smart, new uniform - which must be bought from John Lewis - includes a £25 navy v neck pullover with red trim and an embroidered red unicorn school logo on the chest, navy bermuda-style school shorts with smart front pleats and belt loop detail, and long red socks with navy stripe detail on the turn-over.
  • BRICS Coalition Condemns Pakistan-Based Terror Groups for First Time

    BRICS Coalition Condemns Pakistan-Based Terror Groups for First Time

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    Afghanistan on August 22 welcomed US President Donald Trump's revised vision for the Afghan war, stating that it was the "result of intense deliberations" and took into account "both our countries' needs and considerations". "Pakistan will be very upset", Hu Shisheng, Director of the official China Institute of Contemporary International Relations told TOI. "Whatever we do will impact the world substantially.
  • UN Sec.Gen. urges Myanmar to give Rohingya people legal status

    UN Sec.Gen. urges Myanmar to give Rohingya people legal status

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    She added that people in India would be well-versed with this. Self-identifying Rohingya Muslims have been fleeing to neighboring Bangladesh since the army launched clearance operations in northern Rakhine State on August 25, following attacks by the Arakan Rohinya Salvation Army (ARSA) on 30 police outposts.
  • More bomb test 'gifts' for the U.S., warns North Korea

    More bomb test 'gifts' for the U.S., warns North Korea

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    If the United States continues to pressure the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), the latter will respond by giving more " gift packages ". He said possible new economic sanctions would affect ordinary Koreans, not the nuclear or missile programs. "That unity also creates an opportunity to engage diplomatically to decrease tensions, increase confidence and prevent any escalation - all aimed at the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula".
  • North Korea Threatens America With 'Gift Packages'

    North Korea Threatens America With 'Gift Packages'

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    The North Korean envoy then warned that the US will receive more " gift packages " from his country as long as it piles on more pressure or sanctions, while reaffirming that Pyongyang would never put its nuclear deterrence on the negotiating table.
  • Russian Federation friendship rock solid: Sushma

    Russian Federation friendship rock solid: Sushma

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    She said the leadership of the two countries had identified trade and economic relations as a top priority in their overall partnership and both the nations made "very significant" investments in each other's countries a year ago. "There has been no better time to engage with India". "The business dialogue between the two nations should exist to identify areas of common interest and potential with focus on mutual strengths and complementarity", Swaraj said, while speaking on the occasion in ...
  • Durbin and Graham Revive Bipartisan 'DREAM Act' Hours After Trump Rescinds DACA

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    Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) held a joint press conference in which they reintroduced legislation that would see Congress tackling numerous issues that DACA comprises. Asked Tuesday about his seeming change of opinion since 2010, Tester said, "I think that there's an opportunity here to do some good work with comprehensive immigration reform".
  • White House says denuclearisation remains priority for Korean Peninsula

    White House says denuclearisation remains priority for Korean Peninsula

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    No mention was made of other retaliatory measures, such as the possible use of force. The newly elected South Korean president had requested the United Nations Security Council to consider tough new sanctions on North Korea to block its sources of foreign income, including cutting off its crude oil supply and banning its workers from being sent overseas.
  • Storm Damage in Texas Could Reach Up to $180 Billion

    Storm Damage in Texas Could Reach Up to $180 Billion

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    And they won't be fixed until the floodwater has receded. The 13 affected sites have industrial waste from petrochemical companies, acid compounds, solvents and pesticides. The recovery from Harvey will require even more money than the package Congress appropriated for Hurricane Katrina relief, he said. Harvey, which came ashore on August 25 as the most powerful hurricane to hit Texas in 50 years, has killed an estimated 47 people and displaced more than 1 million after causing wreckage in ...
  • Trump agrees to Democrat deal on spending and Harvey aid

    Trump agrees to Democrat deal on spending and Harvey aid

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    Ivanka Trump interrupted a crucial meeting between President Donald Trump and congressional leaders Wednesday, much to the annoyance of the Republicans present. "We discussed that also today, and Chuck and Nancy would like to see something happen, and so do I", Trump said, referring to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi .
  • Mysuru Cops foil BJP's 'Mangaluru Chalo' bike rally

    Mysuru Cops foil BJP's 'Mangaluru Chalo' bike rally

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    Minutes later they were detained and put in buses and driven away. The Mangaluru Police has only allowed the Opposition party in the state to hold a public meeting at the Nehru Maidan between 11 am and 2 pm. "We have clarified that bike rally protest will not be allowed due to traffic problems", an India Today report quoted Mangalore police commissioner TS Suresh as saying.
  • Trump Pledges $1 Million Donation to Harvey's Victims

    Trump Pledges $1 Million Donation to Harvey's Victims

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    Ms. Sanders said the president has not decided when or where he will send the donation. Friday's letter, addressed to House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), said that the requested amount of $7.8 billion "would enable the affected States to address disaster response and immediate recovery needs in the areas most affected by Hurricane Harvey ", including "life-saving response and recovery missions" and "addressing housing fix costs unmet by insurance; and provide low-interest loans to ...
  • Iowa governor agrees with end to DACA; wants Congress to act

    Iowa governor agrees with end to DACA; wants Congress to act

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    Malloy says Trump is ignoring the good that DACA has done for its recipients. It could all lead to some immigration reform legislation. Under former President Barack Obama, Justice Department lawyers concluded in 2014 that DACA is lawful. Instituted in 2012, DACA grants recipients an employment authorization document, which allows them certain protections to work in the US. That means the chamber will not put the legislation on a fast track, but go through a more deliberative process.
  • Putin: North Korea crisis could be 'impossible' to solve

    Putin: North Korea crisis could be 'impossible' to solve

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    U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said during a U.N. Security Council meeting Monday that North Korea's leader "is begging for war". That's according to a statement released by Moon's presidential office. Since the late 1970s, South Korean missile development has been limited by a bilateral "guideline" between the United States and Seoul. Russian President Vladimir Putin failed to answer a question about U.S.
  • Delta announces direct flight from Indianapolis to Paris

    Delta announces direct flight from Indianapolis to Paris

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    Governor Eric Holcomb has announced new Delta Airlines service to Paris from Indianapolis global Airport. The route, operated by a Boeing 767-300ER, will be the first year-round transatlantic service from the Indianapolis region. IN is home to more than 800 foreign-owned businesses, which employ 190,900 Hoosiers. Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett observed, "Today's announcement opens the doors for unprecedented development and growth, as it directly connects our economic engine here in ...
  • North Korea vows more 'gift packages' for the U.S. in nuclear row

    North Korea vows more 'gift packages' for the U.S. in nuclear row

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    France's defence minister Ms Parly said in a speech: "The scenario of an escalation towards a major conflict can not be discarded". All 29 ambassadors of the USA -led military alliance issued the statement as world powers sought a common response to North Korea's sixth and largest nuclear bomb test, amid fears that more were on their way.
  • Why South Korea is a linchpin for all global tech

    Why South Korea is a linchpin for all global tech

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    The American Soybean Association and US wheat groups were especially critical as a result of indications that the White House would withdraw from the free trade agreement between the USA and South Korea as early as Tuesday. The Trump's administration's point man on trade, Robert Lighthizer, is looking to cool speculation President Trump is close to terminating the South Korea-U.S.
  • Now is not time to talk to N. Korea

    Now is not time to talk to N. Korea

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    It would allow the government to immediately alert Australians of any changes to the situation and know where Australians were if an evacuation was necessary. Kim would be added to a United Nations sanctions blacklist that would subject him to a global travel ban, along with four other senior North Korean officials, according to the draft.