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South Korea approves $8 million aid to North Korea, timing to be decided later - Reuters

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 21:52

Reuters

South Korea approves $8 million aid to North Korea, timing to be decided later
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: South Korean national flags hang on a barbed-wire fence near the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas in Paju, South Korea, August 14, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji. SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea approved a plan on Thursday to ...
Seoul to Resume Aid to N. Korea but Doesn't Set DateU.S. News & World Report
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Why Sanctions Against North Korea Are Causing Pain in China - Bloomberg

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:31

Bloomberg

Why Sanctions Against North Korea Are Causing Pain in China
Bloomberg
Along China's border with North Korea, residents are more worried about feeding their families than the possibility of nuclear war. In Hunchun, a city of about 230,000 people near China's shared frontier with North Korea and Russia, protests briefly ...

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Lewandowski: Manafort should go to jail for the rest of his life if he colluded - The Hill

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:23

The Hill

Lewandowski: Manafort should go to jail for the rest of his life if he colluded
The Hill
President Trump's former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski said this week that, if anyone on Trump's campaign colluded with Russian officials during the 2016 election, they should "go to jail for the rest of their lives." "I think if anybody, and I've ...
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Pakistan's Leader Says Military Has Routed Taliban From Afghan Border - New York Times

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:10

New York Times

Pakistan's Leader Says Military Has Routed Taliban From Afghan Border
New York Times
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi of Pakistan at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York on Wednesday. Credit Jeenah Moon/Reuters. Pakistan's new leader, stung by President Trump's threat to crack down on his country for harboring terrorists, ...
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Trump Pushes to Reopen Iran Nuclear Deal, and Asks Allies to Help - New York Times

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:41

New York Times

Trump Pushes to Reopen Iran Nuclear Deal, and Asks Allies to Help
New York Times
President Trump met with President Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority on Wednesday. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. President Trump is seeking to reopen the nuclear agreement with Iran to toughen its provisions rather than scrap it right ...
'I have decided,' Trump says of Iran deal — before big talksWashington Post
Rouhani says Iranians are waiting for an apology from TrumpABC News
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Palestinian President Abbas says peace closer with Trump engaged - Reuters

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:31

Reuters

Palestinian President Abbas says peace closer with Trump engaged
Reuters
U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas during the U.N. General Assembly in New York, U.S., September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque. NEW YORK (Reuters) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas ...
Trump heard about Mideast peace as a boy, now wants to solveWashington Post
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Russia Claims to Kill Hundreds of Militants in One Day as US Battle Against ISIS Nears End - Newsweek

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:37

Newsweek

Russia Claims to Kill Hundreds of Militants in One Day as US Battle Against ISIS Nears End
Newsweek
Russia said Wednesday its forces and Syrian troops killed up to 850 jihadists in a counterattack in rebel-held northeastern Syria. The news came shortly after U.S.-led fighters said their separate, increasingly rival campaign against the de facto ...
Battle against IS in Raqqa is in 'final stages,' force saysWashington Post
Mattis Said US Would Use 'Annihilation Tactics' To Retake Raqqa. He Was Right.BuzzFeed News
US-backed forces in Syria say ISIS on verge of losing RaqqaNew York Post
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Japan's Abe, at UN General Assembly, calls for 'action now' on DPRK nuclear programme - UN News Centre

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:11

UN News Centre

Japan's Abe, at UN General Assembly, calls for 'action now' on DPRK nuclear programme
UN News Centre
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan addresses the general debate of the General Assembly's seventy-second session. UN Photo/Cia Pak. Tweet. Print. 20 September 2017 – Saying that “all options are on the table,” Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe today ...
US allies divided over Trump's threat against North KoreaWashington Post
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Theresa May threatens to hold back MILLONS from 'bloated' United Nations - Express.co.uk

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 14:31

Express.co.uk

Theresa May threatens to hold back MILLONS from 'bloated' United Nations
Express.co.uk
THERESA May has warned Britain could withhold tens of millions of pounds from the United Nations –unless the organisation can transform itself into something more "agile, transparent and joined up". By Ross Logan. PUBLISHED: 00:00, Thu, Sep 21, 2017 ...

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Trump's puzzling speech to African leaders, annotated - Washington Post

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 14:21

Washington Post

Trump's puzzling speech to African leaders, annotated
Washington Post
President Trump delivered a brief speech to African leaders Wednesday at the United Nations, and in the span of about 800 words, he twice conjoined the names of two countries, Namibia and Zambia, creating the nonexistent nation of “Nambia,” and told ...
Trump to dispatch Haley and Price to AfricaPolitico
Trump congratulates African leaders: 'I have so many friends going to your countries trying to get rich'ABC News
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Powerful 6.2 magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of Japan near Fukushima - Daily Mail

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:52

The Independent

Powerful 6.2 magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of Japan near Fukushima
Daily Mail
Details of the extent of the damage have not yet emerged regarding the quake which hit 281km South East of Kamaishi. The depth of the earthquake, which struck at 2.37am local time, was measured at 10km. The skyline of Tokyo, Japan. Some 280km north ...
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The Latest: Trump wants to increase US investment in Africa - Washington Post

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:12

Washington Post

The Latest: Trump wants to increase US investment in Africa
Washington Post
UNITED NATIONS — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):. 2 p.m.. President Donald Trump says he's interested in boosting U.S. investment in Africa to help create jobs and opportunity on both sides of the Atlantic. He's also telling ...
Trump Says He's Made a Decision on Iran Nuclear DealNew York Times
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White House angry with Tillerson over Gulf arms-sales delays - Washington Post

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 12:28

Washington Post

White House angry with Tillerson over Gulf arms-sales delays
Washington Post
Tensions between the White House and the State Department over how to approach the ongoing dispute between the United States' Gulf allies are reaching a boiling point, due to what the White House sees as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's stalling of ...

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Treaty banning nuclear weapons opens for signature at UN - UN News Centre

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 10:29

UN News Centre

Treaty banning nuclear weapons opens for signature at UN
UN News Centre
Atmospheric nuclear test conducted by the United States on 18 April 1953 at the Nevada Test Site. Photo: US Government. Print. 20 September 2017 – The world's first legally-binding treaty prohibiting nuclear weapons opened for signature today at United ...
The Latest: Palestinian leader warns Israel on sacred sitesWashington Post
Dozens of states sign nuclear weapons ban treaty at United NationsReuters
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21 kids among dead found in school after Mexico earthquake - WPTV.com

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 10:19

WPTV.com

21 kids among dead found in school after Mexico earthquake
WPTV.com
Image copyright 2017 Getty Images. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Rescuers work in the rubble after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck on September 19, 2017 in Mexico City, Mexico.
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North Korea's Kim keeps teen sex slaves, executes musicians with anti-aircraft guns, defector reveals - Fox News

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 09:48

Fox News

North Korea's Kim keeps teen sex slaves, executes musicians with anti-aircraft guns, defector reveals
Fox News
Kim Jong Un's officials plucked teenage girls from North Korean schools to serve as the leader's sex slaves, indulged in a gluttonous lifestyle while his people starved and ordered public executions that turned into horrific shows of violence, a North ...
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North Korean Defector Describes In Detail Kim Jong Un's Extremely Brutal Executions - The Daily Caller

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 08:26

New York Post

North Korean Defector Describes In Detail Kim Jong Un's Extremely Brutal Executions
The Daily Caller
North Korea is a land of truly unspeakable horrors, according to the tales of defectors who escaped the oppressive grip of the Kim family. One defector — Hee Yeon Lim (this name was changed for security reasons) — is the daughter of an army colonel ...
North Korea grants Malaysian prince access to airspace as soccer match back onReuters
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