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The UN delegation, which arrived here after visiting refugee camps in Bangladesh, also met General Min Aung Hlaing, the commander-in-chief of the armed forces of Myanmar, and other government officials. "The problem there lies in their expulsion, treatment and the fact that they had to flee to Bangladesh", she said. The UN delegation also visited refugee camps in Bangladesh situated at the border with Myanmar and talked to the refugees to gauge the magnitude of the humanitarian crisis.
  • United States hopeful about China talks to resolve trade dispute

    United States hopeful about China talks to resolve trade dispute

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    Last year China had a record trade surplus of $375 billion with the United States. The delegation-level trade talks to be held between the United States and China on Thursday will only be fruitful if the former is honest in its determination to preserve the stability of economic ties, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said on Wednesday.
  • Kim Jong Un reportedly agrees to meet Trump at the Korean DMZ

    Kim Jong Un reportedly agrees to meet Trump at the Korean DMZ

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    Meanwhile, North Korea is now holding six South Koreans - three of whom are pastors - on charges of committing what the North called anti-North Korea crimes. Lip readers in both the Channel A News broadcaster and the Chosun Ilbo newspaper mentioned that the North Korean leader mentioned the words "Trump", "nuclear weapons" and "U.S." most often.
  • JUST IN: Casualties in Mubi mosque attack rise to 27

    JUST IN: Casualties in Mubi mosque attack rise to 27

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    Nigeria's government and military have long maintained that Daesh group affiliate is a spent force and on the verge of defeat. "In addition, the Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency (ADSEMA) had been ordered to supply food and non-food items to the hospital to cater for victims and victims relations".
  • Dominican Republic establishes ties with China in blow to Taiwan

    Dominican Republic establishes ties with China in blow to Taiwan

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    In response to the switch, Taiwan's foreign minister Joseph Wu announced an immediate "termination of relations" with the Caribbean country, including the end of all assistance and the recall of officials. China has yet to secure the jewel in Taiwan's diplomatic crown, Vatican City, despite reports of "relentless" attempt to improve relations on behalf of Taiwan's foreign ministry.
  • U.S. dollar climbs on positive inflation data

    U.S. dollar climbs on positive inflation data

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    Growth in March's personal personal consumption expenditures index picked up to 2% compared to a year ago, from a 1.7% pace in February, as economists expected. A pick-up in household spending amid steady income growth was the picture on the consumption side of the report, amid a drawdown in the savings rate.
  • Iran expected to attack Israel following Lebanon's May 6 election

    Iran expected to attack Israel following Lebanon's May 6 election

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    At least 26 pro-regime fighters, majority Iranian, were killed in overnight missile strikes in central Syria , a monitor said on Monday, as the Syrian army began an intense bombardment of a rebel enclave near Homs. The Syrian army's assault on the pocket between Homs and Hama - the most populous remaining besieged area in Syria - included air strikes and artillery, said the Observatory.
  • Genealogy site didn't know it was used to seek serial killer

    Genealogy site didn't know it was used to seek serial killer

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    DeAngelo is suspected of being the sadistic attacker who killed 13 people and raped almost 50 women during the 1970s and '80s. DeAngelo's public defender Diane Howard spoke for her client outside court. Police in Simi Valley, California are hopeful that the arrest of a suspect in the so-called Golden State Killer case will help authorities solve the murder of a mother and her young son almost 40 years ago.
  • China prepares a hard-line stance on Trump's trade demands

    China prepares a hard-line stance on Trump's trade demands

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    Trump's top advisors on trade and economic policies Larry Kudlow and Peter Navarro would also be part of the U.S. delegation, the White House said. The May 1 deadline on the tariff exemptions was set in a presidential memorandum. An alternative suggested would be for Europe to raise a import quota for US beef granted in 2009, that Washington has sought to review. The EU's draft list of USA imports that could be slapped by tit-for-tat tariffs amounts to €2.8 billion ($3.4 billion), a lot ...