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U.S. Pacific Command announced on Saturday that it had directed the USS Carl Vinson strike group to sail north to the Western Pacific after departing Singapore. "If the businessmen-turned-US-officials thought that they would frighten us, they would soon recognise that their method would not work". "Japan and the United States will jointly call on China to play a bigger role", Mr Kishida said.
  • N Ireland power-sharing government talks collapse

    N Ireland power-sharing government talks collapse

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    The crisis began in January when Sinn Fein pulled out of the province's government citing the "deep-seated arrogance" of power-sharing partner the Democratic Unionist Party over the DUP's handling of the abuse of an energy subsidy scheme. "I am determined to see a functioning executive in place at Stormont". He said it was a critical time for Northern Ireland before next week's triggering of article 50 by the United Kingdom government.
  • Syria strike a message to North Korea and others, Tillerson hints

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    Earlier this week President Xi Jinping met Donald Trump in Florida, where the US President pressed his counterpart to do more to curb Pyongyang's nuclear activities. The South's deployment of a controversial United States missile defence system loathed by Beijing will also be high on Wu's agenda, Yonhap news agency said.
  • First funerals held for victims of Coptic church bombings in Egypt

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    The first explosion occurred near the altar of the church in Tanta, and the other blast took place in Alexandria when a suicide bomber blew himself up after security stopped him from entering the church. The security forces have been put on alert in anticipation of more attacks, the media reported . CBC TV showed footage from inside the church, where a large number of people gathered around what appeared to be lifeless, bloody bodies covered with papers.
  • Hillary Clinton: Putin's Russia Will Continue to Meddle in U.S

    Hillary Clinton: Putin's Russia Will Continue to Meddle in U.S

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    After months sticking close to her house in Chappaqua, N.Y., Clinton has been emerging more in recent weeks to speak in public, but Thursday's appearance was the first interview. "Certainly misogyny played a role, I mean that just has to be admitted", added the former first lady and NY senator, who was treated to an ecstatic welcome and standing ovation from the crowd.
  • Teacher, students wounded in reported shooting at San Bernardino elementary school

    Teacher, students wounded in reported shooting at San Bernardino elementary school

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    Two students were transported to the hospital. The two students who received gunshot wounds were taken to Loma Linda University Medical Center's trauma center; both were initially listed in critical condition. The 9-year-old boy, whose name was not released, has been stabilized at a hospital. The shooting appears to be domestic in nature, according to local police.
  • Trump looks to put end to Bannon Kushner in fighting

    Trump looks to put end to Bannon Kushner in fighting

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    Bannon resigned from Breitbart in November after serving as the chief executive of President Trump's election campaign previous year. Trump purportedly told the pair to "work this out" amid repeated policy disagreements between them - a recurring media narrative.
  • French candidates clash on European Union visions

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    This is why it is premature to rule out a place in the second round for Francois Fillon, the centre-right candidate who was considered washed up after a controversy around him paying his family for "fake jobs". Only the top two candidates go through to the May 7 run-off, where polls predict Macron would easily beat Le Pen, who wants to take France out of the euro and hold a referendum on European Union membership.
  • Blaze burning down French migrant camp after clash

    Blaze burning down French migrant camp after clash

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    Clashes, as well as small fires, have occurred in the past in the La Liniere camp. Hundreds of migrants have been evacuated after a huge blaze ravaged their camp in northern France. At least three people were injured in the brawl on Monday night at the Grande Synthe camp, home to an estimated 1,200 migrants outside the town of Dunkerque, The Telegraph reported.
  • Masters: Long, Tearful Road to a Major Victory For Sergio Garcia

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    To do it on his 60th birthday and to join him and Olazabal, my two idols in golf my whole life, it's something unbelievable", Garcia said. Garcia said. Tied going to the back nine, Garcia immediately fell two shots behind with wild shots into the pine straw bed under the trees. He never broke stride, but every few steps, he adjusted them - unbuttoning and re-buttoning them - nearly as if he wanted to make sure the feeling of wearing that jacket was real.
  • Marine Le Pen blasted by Israel over Holocaust comments

    Marine Le Pen blasted by Israel over Holocaust comments

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    Some 13,000 Jews were deported by French police on July 16 and 17 1942, many of whom were first holed up in harsh conditions at Vel d'Hiv, or the Winter Velodrome stadium, in Paris. She responded: I think France is not responsible for Vel d'Hiv.I think generally, and in very general terms indeed, if anyone is responsible, then it is those in power at the time, not France as such.
  • Tight security in Egypt after deadly twin church bombings

    Tight security in Egypt after deadly twin church bombings

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    Sunday's blasts are the latest against Christians, who make up about 10 per cent of Egypt's predominantly Muslim population of 92 million people. Egypt's Copts are one of the oldest Christian communities in the Middle East. "Terror can not be faced by calls for unity", he said. "Where should we go pray?" "Hungary also expresses its solidarity with all the Egyptian people regarding this barbarian act of terrorism, which had the clear objective of undermining the national unity of Egypt", ...