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Trump cracks open the door to US-North Korea talks

A statement Thursday from the mission said a "Korean-style anti-terrorist offensive will be commenced to mop up the intelligence and plot-breeding organizations...


Xi talks with South Korean president over phone

Congratulating Moon on his election as South Korean president, Xi said that China and South Korea are close neighbors as well as important players in the region...


82 released Chibok schoolgirls arrive in Nigerian capital

David Ugolor, ANEEJ said that the unrelenting effort of the Buhari government to secure the release of the girls is worthy of commendation, especially at a time...


In Interview, Trump Calls Comey 'Showboat,' Denies Colluding With Russia

Senator Richard Burr, the Republican committee chairman, said: "I found him (Director Comey) to be one of the most ethical, upright, straightforward individuals...


New South Korean president talks to China, Japan leaders

Moon also spoke with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday, with the two agreeing to cooperate closely on the North Korea issue. The campaign focused...


Thousands demonstrate against new French president Macron

The campaign was short but intense, packed with twists and turns. "I want all those who today embody innovation and excellence in the United States to hear what...


Israel lashes out over "systematic harassment" at UN

In a marked change from the near unanimous approval seen in similar UNESCO votes on Jerusalem , 23 member states abstained and 10 - the US, Italy, the United K...


With foolish health-care bill, Republicans paving way to single-payer

The health care bill repealing much of the Affordable Care Act passed by the U.S. House could cost OH millions in Medicaid funding. It would end enhanced fe...


Trump's North Korea Policy Just Got More Complicated

Previously, last month another American professor from the same university was detained just when he was attempting to leave North Korea. Han took that a step...


North Korea warns Congress against tightening sanctions in rare letter

While he condemned "the ruthless dictatorial regime of North Korea" during his campaign, Moon also argued that South Korea must "embrace the North Korean people...


China's Xi speaks with new South Korean president about North Korea

Moon also has said he would reconsider the deployment of a controversial USA missile defense system known as THAAD, which was installed on the divided peninsula...


I Was Going To Fire Comey Anyway

Democratic lawmakers, and some Republicans, have publicly doubted the justification Trump gave for firing Comey - that he had not properly managed the inves...


Prez Trump To James Comey ... You're Fired!

In a memo to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Mr Rosenstein said he could not defend Mr Comey's "refusal to accept the almost universal judgment that he was mi...


Hezbollah says it has secured Lebanon's border with Syria

The Shiite leader also rebuked Israel for the construction of border wall between Israel and Lebanon. "There will be no place that is out of reach of the rock...


Trump Tweets 'Let's Make Peace' After Meeting Russian, Ukrainian Envoys

President Trump on Thursday urged Russian Federation and Ukraine to "make peace" following meetings with foreign ministers from both countries. When the press p...


Comey Fired as FBI Stepped Up Russia Probe

While Democrats warned that Comey's abrupt ouster augured White House interference of an ongoing national security investigation, a retired FBI agent said Co...


Recent Border Fight Killed 50 Afghan Troops

General Aamir said that such attacks would not benefit Afghanistan in any way and the Afghan government should be ashamed of such type of imprudent acts. Pakist...


S. Korea's New President Heading for Friction with the US?

Moon's pick for National Intelligence Service chief is Suh Hoon, a longtime intelligence official Moon said would be the right man to push reforms at NIS, whi...


Nigeria Chibok girls: 82 released after three years

The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Senator Aisha Alhassan on Thursday said negotiations are going on to exchange the remaining Chibok girls w...


UK Opposition Labour Party's manifesto leaked

BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg attended to the cameraman on the street. Mr Wooltorton was taken to hospital with a swollen and bruised foot. "At the mo...


Iran's Rouhani faces renewed charges as election looms

Khamenei made the statement while addressing future officers of the IRGC, the powerful, ultra-conservative military force functioning alongside Iran's traditio...


Mormons pull older teens out of Boy Scouts

Considering they are the Boy Scouts' biggest sponsor, this will affect over 130,000 scouts. Powell said her 10-year-old son, Hayden, will continue in the Cub ...


China's latest propaganda to win over young generation focuses on OBOR

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif left for China on Friday for a six-day long visit to attend the "Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation" being held in Be...


Former FBI Asst. Director: Trump and the FBI Are Not 'At War'

His explanation of why he fired Comey ran counter to previous administration explanations of Comey's dismissal. McCabe also challenged this claim and said t...


Modi speaks to new South Korean President

China has vigorously opposed the deployment of a United States anti-missile system in South Korea, saying it threatens Chinese security and will do nothing to r...


Trump says he was always going to fire Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Wednesday: "No", Sanders said, when asked if the president had already made a decision to fire Comey on Monday when he asked Rosenstein for the memo. "When [Ro...


Storms hit four USA states so far

The National Weather Service confirmed at least three tornadoes swept through parts of three counties, with two of the twisters tracking almost the entire sout...


FBI, NSA directors in closed session with House intel panel

Senators then asked Director Comey why he chose to go public with the investigation of Hillary Clinton but not the investigation of whether Donald Trump or hi...


Malaysia deports 3 Turks believed to be in militant group

Gulen has denied involvement or prior knowledge of the alleged coup attempt. Khalid said the men's travel documents had been cancelled by Ankara and so they w...


Chinese president talks with South Korean president by phone

Indeed he already worked on the policy between 2003 and 2008 when he was the presidential aide and then chief of staff of the then president Roh Moo-hyun. Mr Mo...


ICJ hearing on Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence from Monday

Congress spokesperson Ajoy Kumar said on Wednesday: "Does it ever give Pakistan the right to question, and if that is what they are looking for to international...


Analysing ICJ's authority in staying Jadhav's execution: Pak

The International Court of Justice said India urged it to restrain Pakistan from carrying out the death sentence, and direct Islamabad to take steps to annul th...


How North Korea hype helped South Korea's pro-peace Moon

With turnout at 77 percent, the highest level in two decades, Moon can claim a genuine mandate. He calls for stronger measures to prevent companies from discrim...


Pak-Afghan tension: Border firing ends as Afghan military admits mistake

Samim Khpalwak, spokesman for the governor of Afghanistan's Kandahar province, said the Pakistani officials had strayed onto the Afghan side of the border and w...


North Korea to extradite plot to kill culprits

Since the United States does not maintain diplomatic or consular relations with North Korea, the USA government has no means to provide normal consular services...