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Korea fires missile in latest test, US and S. Korea say

Korea fires missile in latest test, US and S. Korea say Tillerson said Washington would guarantee Pyongyang regime security if certain conditions are met, according to South Korean special envoy Hong Seok-hyun. It has also regularly threatened South Korea and Japan of strikes for colluding with the United States. "If this goes to a military solution, it is going to be tragic on an unbelievable scale, and so our effort is to work with the United Na... [Full Article...]

President Trump calls for unity against terrorism

He offered a partnership with the U.S.to defeat terrorist groups such as the Islamic State, but he said they must take the lead to end the bloodshed and violence it is spreading in their own homelands. King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, welcoming the participants of the summit, noted that their participation is very important for enhancing the prestige of this summit, which contrib... [Full Article...]

Emmanuel Macron highlights fight against extremism on visit to west Africa

In a telegram sent to President Macron on May 16, Pope Francis offered well wishes for the new French leader. The operation comprises around 4,000 soldiers who are deployed in five countries - Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Chad and Burkina Faso - all of which are menaced by the jihadist threat across porous borders. [Full Article...]

Trump says he could pick Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week

Trump says he could pick Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week Some senior officials have discussed nominating Rep. Trey Gowdy, the South Carolina Republican who ran the House committee that investigated Secretary of State Clinton's actions in connection with the 2012 attack on a USA compound in Benghazi, Libya.McCabe characterized the investigation as "highly significant" and assured senators that Comey's firing would not hinder it. [Full Article...]

Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour can not win election - Kezia Dugdale

Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour can not win election - Kezia Dugdale Gordon Brown's visits increased the Labour vote slightly, but not enough to be considered significant. Unveiling what leader Jeremy Corbyn called "a blueprint of what Britain could be", Labour said it was the only party that would make leaving the European Union "work for ordinary people" but would not support a second independence vote for Scotland. [Full Article...]

Independent Scotland may not rejoin European Union immediately: Sturgeon

Independent Scotland may not rejoin European Union immediately: Sturgeon Asked what currency could be used, Ms Sturgeon said: "The starting point for an independent Scotland is we'd use the pound, it's our currency". It is her clearest indication yet that if Scotland is already out of the European Union, the SNP would initially seek Norway-style membership of the single market through EFTA and the EEA. [Full Article...]

Gulf states, U.S. to ink agreement against terror financing

This is a battle between barbaric criminals who seek to obliterate human life and decent people all in the name of religion, people that want to protect life and want to protect their religion. During his presidential campaign, Mr Trump had said he thought that "Islam hates us", and proposed a ban on all Muslims entering the US. "We have to get to the bottom of it", Trump said in a March 2016 inte... [Full Article...]

Trump acknowledges India as 'victim of terrorism' at Riyadh summit

Trump acknowledges India as 'victim of terrorism' at Riyadh summit He portrayed the conflict as one between good and evil, not between civilisations, and made clear in a forceful tone that Washington would partner with the Middle East but expected more action in return. The president will also give the signature speech of his trip, an address that aides view as counter to Obama's 2009 speech in Egypt to the Muslim world. [Full Article...]

China says hopes new S. Korean government will correct problems

China says hopes new S. Korean government will correct problems Before leaving Seoul for Beijing , Lee said Moon could meet Xi as early as July at a Group of 20 summits in Germany, while a separate meeting could also be possible in August. China's foreign minister urged South Korea's new government on Thursday to remove "obstacles" to good relations amid Chinese anger at the United States deployment of an anti-missile system on the Korean peninsula. [Full Article...]

Trump holds talks with Gulf leaders

During his speech Trump did not use the phrase " radical Islamic terrorism " which was his presidential campaign staple, instead he said "Islamic extremism". It was especially sensitive given tensions sparked by the Trump administration's attempted travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority nations and his previous remarks, including a 2015 statement that " Islam hates us ". [Full Article...]

IS claims attack in northern Syria that killed insurgents

IS claims attack in northern Syria that killed insurgents The myriads of Syria's opposition and armed rebels are now concentrated in the rebel-held northern province of Idlib, and in rural Aleppo along the border with Turkey. Nearly all of Idlib is controlled by Islamist and rebel groups, including Ahrar al-Sham, which usually operates with Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, the former al-Qaeda affiliate in Syria. [Full Article...]

North Korea fire new ballistic missile in test

North Korea fire new ballistic missile in test North Korea on Sunday test-launched a ballistic missile that landed in the Sea of Japan, the South Korean, Japanese and USA militaries said. The Security Council adopted two sanctions resolutions past year to ramp up pressure on Pyongyang and deny leader Kim Jong-Un the hard currency needed to fund his military programs. [Full Article...]

Chelsea Manning leaves prison after sentence in leaks case is commuted

Chelsea Manning leaves prison after sentence in leaks case is commuted Nevertheless, Manning also received praise for revealing war crimes, triggering global reforms thanks to her disclosures. She was given a 35-year sentence of a possible maximum sentence of 90 years. Col. Jennifer Johnson told CNN . The film is titled " XY Chelsea " and will be directed by British filmmaker Tim Travers Hawkins and executive produced by " Citizenfour " filmmaker Laura Poitras. [Full Article...]

Trump on Russian Federation allegations: 'There is no collusion'

Trump on Friday fired FBI Director James Comey. Critics have assailed Trump for abruptly dismissing Comey, who was leading the agency's investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election, and possible ties between Moscow and the Trump presidential campaign. [Full Article...]

Sault Ste Marie Police Discover Deceased Female Body

Sault Ste Marie Police Discover Deceased Female Body Officers said it's believed she was operating a U-Haul truck with other individuals and heading for the Sudbury area. Police say based on witness testimony, Paciorek was murdered somewhere along the way between Brampton and Sudbury following a roadside altercation. [Full Article...]

South Korea's Moon appoints top ministers and security adviser

South Korea's Moon appoints top ministers and security adviser In a press conference, Moon said briefing that he had nominated former vice finance minister Kim Dong-yeon as deputy prime minister and finance minister. His victory comes at a time when South Korea needs to tackle domestic issues such as economic problems, and external challenges such as North Korea's nuclear ambitions. [Full Article...]

China Wants Ties With South Korea Back on 'Normal Track'

China Wants Ties With South Korea Back on 'Normal Track' The Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-ballistic missile system positioned by the US in South Korea has become a bone of contention between the two Asian countries. "I believe one of the most important aspects the country's security adviser should have is a firm mind on security and diplomatic abilities when we face diplomatic and economic issues tied together, including North Korea... [Full Article...]

Former president calls on Iranians to support Rouhani in election

Some have speculated that Mr. Qalibaf could serve as a vice president in Mr. Raisi's administration. "Qalibaf speaks more to the Iranian Revolutionary Guards and security apparatus, Raisi more to the traditional conservative". So far, two presidential nominees have dropped out of the country's presidential election. The nuclear deal between Iran and the six world powers ended a decadeslong crisi... [Full Article...]

Trump urges Muslim fightback on terror

Citing the oil-rich nation's extensive record of human rights abuses , its all-powerful royal family's grip on the nation's finances and its abuse of women - who are forced to cover their faces, not allowed to drive and who must ask a male relative for permission to travel - Applebaum took Trump and his advisers to task on a number of points. [Full Article...]

UNSC Issues Statement Denouncing N. Korea's Latest Missile Test

UNSC Issues Statement Denouncing N. Korea's Latest Missile Test The rocket was sacked from an area near the North Korean county of Pukchang, in South Phyongan Province, and flew eastward about 500 kilometers (310 miles), South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said. "As everybody knows, the Americans have gestured (toward) dialogue", North Korea's deputy United Nations ambassador, Kim In Ryong, told reporters on Friday. [Full Article...]


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