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Only at a North Korean press conference at the United Nations, can you hear a diplomat say he hoped journalists had a good holiday weekend and then warn of possible thermonuclear war. The Trump administration has said military action remains an option for dealing with North Korea. Pence struck a stern tone after arriving at a US naval base in Japan from South Korea.
  • National Hockey League roundup: Canadiens' OT win evens series

    National Hockey League roundup: Canadiens' OT win evens series

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    Outside of that one blemish, it was a suffocating performance from the Canadiens . He had a good year, a 54-point season including six points in the last six regular-season games, but more importantly he had a quiet year. To start the third period, the Rangers committed another penalty, this time to Mats Zuccarello for a four-minute minor. The Russian winger assisted on Montreal's opening goal and Plekanec's goal to force overtime.
  • Trump may have to be patient about North Korea

    Trump may have to be patient about North Korea

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    Pence who arrived in Tokyo today from Seoul for talks with Abe said that President Trump is determined to work with Japan, South Korea and with all our allies in the region including China to resolve the problem. China has reiterated its call for North Korea to stop all tests, and has also called for a peaceful solution. But North Korea used Chinese-made trucks to display missiles at the military parade on Saturday, according to photographs, underlining the difficulty in enforcing ...
  • Lib Dems hope to gain dozens of seats with anti-Brexit campaign

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    Mr Farron claimed his party was the only one capable of prevent an overall Conservative majority. Prior to that routing, they had been the third largest party in the Commons, winning 57 seats in 2010. However, the projections also suggest the Lib Dems are highly unlikely to regain their former numbers. A press release from the anti-Brexit party claimed they had experienced a "surge" in membership applications on the morning of 18 June in the hour after May's announcement.
  • Iraqi soldiers hit by Islamic State gas attack in western Mosul

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    Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said Monday that 493,000 people have been displaced from the city. Mosul, the largest city in northern Iraq, was captured by the ultra-hardline Sunni Muslim fighters in mid 2014. Thursday battles are part of slow push toward the western edge of Mosul's densely populated old city center, where roughly 400,000 residents are believed to still be trapped under IS rule.
  • Naveen Patnaik, Mamata Banerjee to talk anti-BJP front?

    Naveen Patnaik, Mamata Banerjee to talk anti-BJP front?

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    The servitors said they are angry with Mamata for allegedly supporting consumption of beef. This was discussed in the media since the President election is coming up. "She will be provided official accommodation as she's been declared a State guest", said State Trinamool Congress president Arya Kumar Gyanendra on Monday.
  • US Vice President Pence in Japan to talk trade, North Korea

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    Less than a day after U.S. Vice President Mike Pence declared "the era of strategic patience is over" regarding North Korea, the White House press secretary indicated tolerance for a bit more patience. As he shifts away from Russia, Trump is offering an outstretched hand to China. "So if they think that they can play their games and that's just going to continue, for us to hunker down and say, "Oh, that's not that bad" or 'that didn't do much damage, ' I don't think that's going to happen".
  • North Korea's military parade: What we didn't see

    North Korea's military parade: What we didn't see

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    The North has warned of a nuclear strike against the United States if provoked. "The president has made clear that he will not accept the United States and its allies and partners in the region being under threat from this hostile regime with nuclear weapons", McMaster told ABC.
  • Britain's prime minister to seek early election on June 8

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    The European Union said it would not affect the negotiations on Britain's departure. MPs must approve decision to dissolve Parliament part-way through full term. Parliament is expected to vote on the proposed election Wednesday. Speaking outside her Downing Street residence in London , May warned that " division in Westminster will risk our ability to make a success of Brexit ".
  • Iran boosts natural gas production from underwater field

    Iran boosts natural gas production from underwater field

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    Rohani, who is running for reelection in next month's presidential election, said daily Iranian production at the South Pars Gas Field has reached 540 million cubic meters, up from just 240 million when he was elected in 2013. New production can barely keep up with domestic demand, and consumption nearly doubled to 191.2 billion cubic meters in 2015 from 102.7 billion in 2005, according to BP Plc statistics.
  • Trump says United States "will take additional action" in Syria

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    Residents said warplanes returned to bomb them on Friday and Saturday. After the United States launched cruise missile strikes on a Syrian air base alleged to have launched a deadly poison gas attack on Syrian civilians, Trump administration officials said they were prepared to take further actions if necessary.