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North Korea has drawn USA ire recently following a series of ballistic missile tests. China's foreign ministry said Xi insisted on denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and advocated resolving the problem "through peaceful means". "We never beg for peace but we will take the toughest counteraction against the provocateurs in order to defend ourselves by powerful force of arms and keep to the road chosen by ourselves", an unidentified ministry spokesman said.
  • United States envoy Nikki Haley says Syria regime change is 'inevitable'

    United States envoy Nikki Haley says Syria regime change is 'inevitable'

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    WASHINGTON | The United States has concluded that Russian Federation knew ahead of time that Syria would launch a chemical weapons attack last week, a senior USA official says. "We are planning to address the corresponding United Nations structure in The Hague and call on the worldwide community to thoroughly investigate all those reports and take appropriate action based on the results of such a probe", he said.
  • US President Trump dials China's Xi Jinping, discusses North Korea

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    He referred to the deployment Saturday of the U.S. Navy's Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group toward the Korean Peninsula, which was diverted from a trip to Australia. He praised China at a later news conference for sending coal ships back to North Korea under United Nations sanctions and said he thought Xi wanted to help.
  • Syrian allies vow strong response to future U.S. aggression

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    John McCain (R-AZ) said the administration of President Donald Trump was "probably was partially to blame", for the deadly chemical weapons attack in Syria . Tillerson said the United States is hopeful it can help bring parties together to begin the process of hammering out a political solution. He asserted that the Syrian government has used chemical weapons on civilians several times.
  • Aaron Hernandez lawyers intend call 3 witnesses, rest case

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    Bradley said Hernandez shot him in the face while the two were on a 2013 trip to Florida after Bradley mentioned the Boston shooting. Actually, it's been nearly exactly four years since police put Hernandez under arrest after he was suspected of killing Odin Lloyd just a half-mile from Aaron's house, and since then, he's been convicted of first-degree murder for killing Lloyd execution-style and got Massachusetts' mandatory life without parole sentence.
  • US sought to monitor Trump adviser last summer

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    The documentation submitted for the Page order included a detailed accounting of why investigators believe Page was operating as an agent for the Russians and "knowingly engaged in clandestine intelligence activities on behalf of Moscow", according to the Post's summary of its sources' statements.
  • Sean Spicer must be fired

    Sean Spicer must be fired

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    A few hours later, a contrite Spicer appeared on United States television expressing regret for the comments . "Someone as despicable as Hitler, who didn't even sink to the using chemical weapons", said Spicer. "Sean Spicer must be fired, and the President must immediately disavow his spokesman's statements", Pelosi said in a statement. " I've let the president down , and so both personal and professional level, that will go down as not a good day in my history", said Spicer.
  • South African President Jacob Zuma warns against racism resurgence in country

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    Zuma's spokesman Bongani Ngqulunga also said there were posters in Pretoria that depicted black people as baboons. The president was speaking at a wreath laying ceremony commemorating the 24th anniversary of the murder of Chris Hani, who he said was a proponent of a non-racial society - a dream which South Africa had not yet realised, as evidenced by last week's marches.
  • Mexico USA in Joint Bid

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    The rough plan calls for approximately 60 of the matches to take place in the United States and 10 each in Mexico and Canada according to Gulati. Sunil Gulati , president of the United States Soccer Federation, said the announcement is the culmination of several years of talks.