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North Korea is expecting another visit by former National Basketball Association bad boy Rodman on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 , in what would be his first to the country since President Donald Trump took office. And Yun was dispatched to North Korea and visited Warmbier with two doctors on Monday, and demanded his release. "Mr. Warmbier is en route to the US where he will be reunited with his family".
  • Taoiseach Tells May Of Concerns Over Proposed Deal With DUP

    Taoiseach Tells May Of Concerns Over Proposed Deal With DUP

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    Irish PM Enda Kenny has warned Theresa May that any pact with the DUP must not put the Good Friday Agreement at risk. They are adamant the UK Government can no longer cast itself as a neutral facilitator in the process, given Theresa May's intent to form a minority government with the help of a confidence-and-supply deal with the unionist party.
  • Tillerson defends Trump foreign budget cuts assailed by senators

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    He said the Trump administration's view is that the new USA policy is providing financial support to the Cuban government, which would violate US law. Mr. Tillerson said he stressed the necessity of cracking down on North Korea's trade in bilateral meetings, and said that North Korea's intricate financial networks are "difficult, but not impossible to address".
  • North Korea 'most urgent' threat to security: Mattis

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    A US missile defense site in South Korea was photographed by a North Korean drone last week, according to Seoul's Defense Ministry . "A North Korean soldier crossed the military demarcation line (MDL) in the middle sector (of the Demilitarized Zone, or DMZ) at around 7:50 p.m.
  • Israel Returns Ambassador to New Zealand, Ending Diplomatic Rift

    Israel Returns Ambassador to New Zealand, Ending Diplomatic Rift

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    The contentious resolution, also co-sponsored by Senegal, Malaysia and Venezuela and approved on December 23, declared that Israel's policy of building settlements in East Jerusalem and the West Bank has "no legal validity and constitutes a flagrant violation under worldwide law and a major obstacle to the achievement of the two-state solution and a just, lasting and comprehensive peace".
  • Trump Calls James Comey 'Very Cowardly'

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    President Donald Trump on Friday accused James Comey , the fired FBI director, of lying under oath to Congress, saying he would gladly provide sworn testimony disputing Comey's charge that the president forced him out because of his handling of the investigation into the Trump campaign's possible collusion with Russian Federation.
  • Suspected North Korean Spy Drone Snapped Photos Of US Missile Defense

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    A White House statement said the two leaders will meet June 29-30 to discuss ways of building on what America frequently calls its "ironclad" alliance with South Korea. South Korea and the United States agreed past year to deploy the THAAD unit in response to North Korea's relentless development of its ballistic missiles, and nuclear weapons, in defiance of U.N.
  • Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

    Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee

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    Members of his party now seeming to show a bit of support in the Russia-Flynn investigation. "This would be Sessions's rebuttal to Comey", Graham says, noting it would have been hard for him to refuse. In a February meeting, Comey said, Trump told Sessions and other administration officials to leave the room before asking him to drop a probe into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian Federation.
  • Former attorney general's actions 'totally illegal' in Clinton investigation

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    Lynch was criticized last week in congressional testimony by James B. Comey, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director whom Trump fired. "You have to look at everything" in determining whether there is evidence to begin a case for obstruction of justice against President Trump , Ken Starr , who investigated members of the Clinton administration as an independent counsel in the 1990s, told ABC News chief anchor George Stephanopoulos today.