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US Open to Dialogue Despite N. Korea's Provocation

The ban also prohibits the expansion of any existing joint ventures... Neither Japan nor South Korea confirmed the USA military's description of the weapons fired by North Korea as "ballistic missiles". "We hope that this is the beginning of this signal that we've been looking for - that they are ready to restrain their level of tensions, they're ready to restrain their provocative acts and that perhaps we are seeing our pathway to sometime in the near future having some dialogue", ... Read More

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Lebanese Army Announces Ceasefire in ISIS Border Battle

Lebanese Army Announces Ceasefire in ISIS Border Battle

The terrorist organisation now controls just 40 square kilometres of land on the Syrian side and 20 on the Lebanese side, announced Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah in a televised media briefing on Thursday. Some of them held by the Syria's al-Qaeda off-shoot - known at the time as al-Nusra Front - were released but IS-held soldiers remain unaccounted for. Read More

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Saudi Airstrikes Kill 16 Yemen Civilians in Sanaa

Saudi Airstrikes Kill 16 Yemen Civilians in Sanaa

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) also strongly denounced that airstrike and said it was "deeply shocked and saddened" by the carnage. On Friday's strike, he said: "I will review the information". The alliance's rules of engagement were based on the regulations of worldwide humanitarian law, it said, adding it was committed to protecting civilians. Read More

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Yankees, Tigers Involved in Brawl; Miguel Cabrera, Austin Romine Ejected

Yankees, Tigers Involved in Brawl; Miguel Cabrera, Austin Romine Ejected

Both benches cleared, and eight players or managers were ejected by the time the Tigers finished off a 10-6 victory . The bad blood from these two teams likely carried over from their meeting last month when Kahnle hit Detroit's Mikie Mahtook in the head with a 98-mph fastball, though the first two games of this series showed no signs of any eruption like fans witnessed today. Read More

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Ram Rahim Singh rape trial: CRPF, RAF to be deployed during hearing

Ram Rahim Singh rape trial: CRPF, RAF to be deployed during hearing

Almost 15,000 paramilitary personnel have been deployed in Punjab and Haryana to watch the potentially explosive situation. Dera followers have also been arriving in great numbers at the sect headquarters at Sirsa in Haryana. He was accompanied by Director General of Police B S Sandhu. Sept 2002; HC hands over the case to CBI. The investigation on the same began after one of his devotees claimed to have been manipulated into undergoing the painful procedure on the pretext of union with God ... Read More

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Zinke Set to Reveal Decision on Fate of National Monuments

Zinke Set to Reveal Decision on Fate of National Monuments

Republican Utah state Rep. Mike Noel, who has pushed to rescind the designation of Bears Ears as a monument, said he could live with a rollback of its boundaries. Zinke was in the area to discuss the review of Nevada's Gold Butte and the Basin and Range national monuments. New Mexico Attorney General Balderas said attempts to change, reduce, rescind or cancel the national monuments under review was in his words, "an assault on all of them...it would also threaten the diverse benefits in ... Read More

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Navy ships keep getting into accidents. Time to find out why

Navy ships keep getting into accidents. Time to find out why

They are assisted by two Navy maritime helicopters as well as ships and aircraft from Malaysia and Singapore . In a statement, Swift said that some of the remains were discovered by US Navy divers in a room aboard the destroyer. Japan Standard Time) and arrived at Changi Naval Base in the afternoon. The stand-down will be accompanied by a review of fleet operations to see why the spike in United States warship collisions. Read More

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"Art of the Deal" ghostwriter predicts Trump will resign

A writer who has known Donald Trump for three decades believes the U.S. president will resign from office before the end of the year. Schwartz added that what was going on with Trump at the moment reminded him of the last days of former president Richard Nixon, who resigned in 1974 after his administration's attempt to cover up its involvement in the eavsdroping of the Democratic National Committee headquarters in the Watergate complex in Washington, DC, triggered a constitutional crisis ... Read More

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What PM Narendra Modi Said About Unearthing Black Money Post Demonetisation

What PM Narendra Modi Said About Unearthing Black Money Post Demonetisation

Modi further said: "It sets doubts in the minds of the poor. Kashmir's problems can only be solved by embracing Kashmiris ", Modi said in his televised national address amid tight security. We are nurturing our youngsters to be job creators and not job seekers. Referring to triple talaq, Modi said that he admires the courage of those who stood against this practice. Read More

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Zimbabwe's first lady will get diplomatic immunity from assault charges

Zimbabwe's first lady will get diplomatic immunity from assault charges

Grace was visiting her sons on Sunday when she apparently stormed into their room and assaulted Engels while her bodyguards watched. Reports say Grace turned herself in when she went to a police station on Tuesday to report the case. The DA said it received confirmation from SAPS national spokesperson Brigadier Vish Naidoo that the investigation had been finalised. Her "family has been approached by a third party to accept an amount of money to settle this" said Gerrie Nel, the advocate ... Read More

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Mark Ruffalo, Michael Moore Lead NYC Protest Against 'Absolutely Racist' Trump

Mark Ruffalo, Michael Moore Lead NYC Protest Against 'Absolutely Racist' Trump

Moore asked rhetorically, saying Trump voters were as "racist" as the president. During a press conference earlier that day, Trump, 71, denounced white supremacists by claiming "both sides" were to blame during the Charlottesville , Virginia, rally on Saturday, August 12, where one anti-white supremacist protestor was killed after James Alex Fields Jr., an alleged white nationalist, deliberately plowed his vehicle into a crowd of counter-protestors. Read More

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Trump praises N.Korea's Kim for 'wise' decision on Guam

Trump praises N.Korea's Kim for 'wise' decision on Guam

Lobbing missiles toward Guam, a major USA military hub in the Pacific, would be a deeply provocative act from the US perspective, and a miscalculation on either side could lead to a military clash. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said after Kim postponed the threat that Washington remains ready for talks. Mattis' strong statement comes as Yonhap reports that KNCA, North Korea's state news agency, reported that "Dear Supreme Leader said today that the Americans' reckless military ... Read More

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