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He criticized U.S. President Donald Trump's administration for " creating a war situation " on the Korean Peninsula by dispatching strategic military assets to the region. A United States Navy carrier strike group was headed towards the Korean Peninsula last week as America strengthens its defences against North Korea's elevating nuclear threats.
  • British MEP mocked at European Parliament over 'war with Spain' controversy

    British MEP mocked at European Parliament over 'war with Spain' controversy

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    But Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis , who had dinner Sunday with Brexit Secretary David Davis, told reporters in Madrid Monday that "comparing Gibraltar with the Falklands is taking things out of context". "It was met by the Gibraltar Squadron and invited to leave". Picardo said Spain was trying to bully Gibraltar and that the European Union was allowing the bullying to happen, and said Gibraltar would not allow itself to become a bargaining chip in the Brexit negotiations.
  • Easter Egg Hunt at Wildlife Prairie Park

    Easter Egg Hunt at Wildlife Prairie Park

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    Organizers put out 5,000 eggs for the first hunt and about 10,000 for the second one. "As the mother of a child with special needs and an active community member to achieve better opportunities for children with special needs, I am very proud to see that inclusion is real in our county", commented Iliana Chevres, program coordinator for the Elizabeth Parent Support Group.
  • Race tightens as vote approaches in France

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    The revelation comes just nine days before France heads to the polls for a highly-unpredictable presidential election with Le Pen, who heads the eurosceptic Front National (FN), one of the frontrunners in the April 23 first round. In a speech in the southern city of Perpignan, 48-year-old Ms Le Pen, leader of the National Front (FN), lashed out at Mr Macron and Mr Fillon, accusing them of being soft on radical Islam.
  • Ender Inciarte christens SunTrust Park with its first home run

    Ender Inciarte christens SunTrust Park with its first home run

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    Surely Tom Glavine, John Smoltz or Chipper Jones, who were among those who joined Aaron on the field, could have thrown a better quality first pitch as the Braves christened their new home. Tanaka (1-1) entered with an 11.74 ERA over his first two starts, but he recovered nicely after Matt Carpenter's two-run homer in the first. Ryan Schimpf walked and Erick Aybar was hit by a pitch, setting up Chacin's run-scoring dribbler and Manuel Margot's RBI single.
  • Easter murder livestreamed on Facebook

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    But Stephens' mother said he is a social worker. "And that we're saying to him that he need not do any more", said Jackson. The chief said officials are in contact with Stephen's family to track him down and that the victim was picked at random.
  • Le Pen criticizes Trump's new found NATO stance

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    Steinmeier did not mention Le Pen by name but his comments came in response to a question about the possibility that she could win the election. "It's as if he's writing a new chapter of Houllebecq's book Soumission", she said , referring to a novel by author Michel Houllebecq that portrays a fictional Islamist president coming to power in France .
  • In France Presidential hopefuls battle for votes with a week to go

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    In an interview in Le Parisien newspaper on Sunday, 65-year-old Melenchon, who is threatening to quit the euro and massively increase public spending, vowed he would be a safe pair of hands on the eurozone's second-largest economy. "Marine Le Pen is-how do you say in French?" However, Macron, who still remains the favourite of eventually winning the second round if he faces Le Pen or Melenchon - providing he finishes in the first two in the first round, appears to be yet another globalist ...
  • US and China work together on North Korean 'problem,' Trump asserts

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    Lu said Beijing wants to resume the multi-party negotiations that ended in stalemate in 2009 and suggested that USA plans to deploy a missile defense system in South Korea were damaging its relations with China. After arriving in Seoul , the vice president placed a wreath at Seoul National Cemetery and then worshipped with military personnel at an Easter church service at the U.S.
  • North Korea marks late leader's 105th birthday

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    A woman walks past a television screen broadcasting live footage of a ceremony to mark the 105th anniversary of the birth of North Korea's founder Kim Il-Sung and showing North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, at a railway station in Seoul on April 15, 2017 .
  • Mosul girls displaced by Islamic State play football in Kurdish town

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    The attack comes a day after an Iraqi military officer said IS militants launched a gas attack in the al-Abar neighborhood in western Mosul . THIBANIYA, Iraq Flooding has made all bridges across the Tigris in and out of western Mosul impassable, cutting off aid supplies and escape routes for people fleeing the Islamic State-held part of the Iraqi city.