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The two leaders noted the importance of continuing close cooperation in the political and diplomatic settlement of the chronic Syrian civil war, the statement said. In no way do we see peace in that area with Russian Federation covering up for Assad. The recent actions of the USA however are risky. A key test of whether the relationship can be salvaged comes next week when Secretary of State Rex Tillerson becomes the first Trump Cabinet member to visit Russian Federation.
  • NKorea's missile launch threatens world

    NKorea's missile launch threatens world

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    The parade, attended by leader Kim Jong-un, saw thousands of soldiers marching through the capital, Pyongyang . The North's military parade Saturday prominently displayed submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM) for the first time , demonstrating its own increasingly advanced and diverse military capabilities.
  • White House defends portrayal of 'armada' push towards Korean peninsula

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    The USS Carl Vinson recently gained worldwide attention for its location, after President Trump recently said that the USA was sending an "armada" toward North Korea. However, a photo published by the Navy on Saturday showed that the USS Carl Vinson was actually in the Sunda Strait in India. Seeking to clear up confusion on Wednesday, the Pentagon chief said he wanted "to be open about what we're doing".
  • Paris gunman had long criminal record, praised IS group

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    One police officer was killed and two colleagues seriously wounded when the attacker emerged from a vehicle and used an automatic weapon to shoot at officers outside a Marks & Spencer store at the centre of the Champs-Elysees, anti-terrorism prosecutor Francois Molins said.
  • Facebook video murder suspect kills himself in Pa.

    Facebook video murder suspect kills himself in Pa.

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    Police expanded their search beyond state lines with belief that Stephens may have left Ohio. Police picked up the trail in a chase that lasted 2 miles before Stephens took his own life, authorities said. Stephens says the name of a woman, whom Godwin does not seem to recognize. There was no indication Godwin knew Stephens' girlfriend. Facebook said it removed the video of the shooting 23 minutes after learning of it.
  • Earth Week: celebrating Earth Day

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    The first global Earth Day took place in 1990, with 200 million people from 141 countries discussing the importance of preserving the environment and thinking of ways to actively protect the environment. Our attractive and special planet Earth is dying and at risk right now, so let today's Google Doodle inspire us all to be kinder to it. Use caution and give these animal families their space.
  • North Korea monitor: Nuclear site workers played volleyball when test was expected

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    The missile was launched from Sinpo, a port city in eastern North Korea, according to a South Korean defense official . Diplomats said Pyongyang ally China had agreed to the statement. "I think it is in everybody's interest to contain North Korea's actions". "Also, the Trump administration could open a gap with its key allies as well as China, who all anticipate an eventual return to something akin to the previous multilateral negotiations with Pyongyang".
  • Supreme Court issues notices to PM Nawaz, sons

    Supreme Court issues notices to PM Nawaz, sons

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    Those facing corruption allegations include Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz, who tweeted ahead of the decision that she was amazed and humbled over seeing so much support from the people for her father. PML-N leader Sheikh Muhammad Akram on Friday said the Supreme Court (SC) has given a just and judicious decision on Panama papers based on merits of the case .
  • S. Carolina sheriff says officers were ambushed

    S. Carolina sheriff says officers were ambushed

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    The call came in around 6 p.m. that a woman may have gotten shot during an argument at the home on Sanders Road. Jasper County Sheriff's Deputy Justin Smith is reportedly in critical condition at Memorial Hospital in Savannah. That suspect has been identified as 26-year-old Jose Alberto Trejo. "If we think somebody is hurt or injured inside the house, we're going to enter it", Woodward said.
  • More Americans support legalizing marijuana than ever before

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    Sixty-one percent of Americans think marijuana use should be legal, which is a five-point increase over 2016 and the highest percentage ever recorded, CBS News reported. Further, 71% of Americans oppose a federal crackdown on state-legal marijuana, with a relatively even split between Republicans, Democrats, and Independents.