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It has also been working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the United States, presenting Trump with perhaps his most pressing security issue. But differing viewpoints may soon surface between the two leaders. "The new South Korean government will actively communicate with China on these issues and seek appropriate resolutions", the statement quoted Moon as saying.
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    But around 5 p.m. Friday he got a call to say his biopsy had been canceled as a result of the ransomware attack . Hospitals in areas across Britain found themselves without access to their computers or phone systems. Government computers in the northern Swedish municipality of Timra were also affected, officials said. It said the attacks were carried out with a version of WannaCry ransomware that encrypted files and prompted a demand for money transfers to free up the system.
  • 'There's no collusion between me and my campaign and the Russians'

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    Bipartisan members of Congress made it clear that they had lost confidence in Director Comey. CNN cited an unnamed source as saying Mr Comey was "not anxious about any tapes" Mr Trump may have of their conversations. Asking such a question "would come close to bribery. or at least obstruction of justice, which Comey would've had to be an idiot to fall for by offering the assurance sought", Tribe said.
  • Of the 48 affected NHS England hospitals, six remain unoperational

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    The national railway said it was attacked but operations were unaffected. The attack froze computers at hospitals across the country, with some cancelling all routine procedures. Avast said the majority of the attacks targeted Russia, Ukraine and Taiwan - though exactly which computers in those areas were targeted remains fuzzy.
  • Macron wins French presidency but hurdles remain in campaign to govern

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    It is unlikely that Macron is going to unify France any time soon and he will eventually govern at the front of a complex coalition with the FN as a formal opposition. The rest will be from the centrist Modem party or rebels from the Socialists and right-wing Republicans. The French legislative election is a two round first past the post system where if a candidate gets more than 50 per cent there is only one round.
  • Naxalites involved in Sukma attack arrested in Chhattisgarh

    Naxalites involved in Sukma attack arrested in Chhattisgarh

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    The CoBRA (Commando Battalion for Resolute Action) is masters of guerrilla warfare and is capable of operating in the dense jungles of southern Chhattisgarh - the self-proclaimed headquarters of the Maoists. The day-long meeting will discuss the role of states in operations of paramilitary forces, raising and employment of India Reserve (IR) Battalions and Special India Reserve Battalion (SIRB) as well as capacity building.
  • New exec order will target Trump's voter fraud claims

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    League of Women Voters President Chris Carson said, "The real goal of this effort is to justify President Trump's false claims of widespread voter fraud in the 2016 elections". We've reached out to the White House for comment. The intent of the commission, which will include both Republicans and Democrats, will be to study "vulnerabilities" in USA voting systems.
  • B.C. election: NDP asks for recounts in three Vancouver-area ridings

    B.C. election: NDP asks for recounts in three Vancouver-area ridings

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    The Election Act only allows recounts in three situations: if the margin of victory is less than 100 votes; if votes were not correctly accepted or rejected; or if a ballot account does not accurately record the number of votes. "Recount requests were not accepted if they did not meet the requirements of the Election Act ". BC Elections said Friday morning that the gap in votes in that riding was actually larger than originally thought.
  • Grand jury subpoenas issued in FBI's Russia investigation

    Grand jury subpoenas issued in FBI's Russia investigation

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    Mr Flynn's Russian Federation ties are also being scrutinised by the FBI as it conducts a similar investigation. The Russian government-funded news outlet that United States intelligence agencies say played a key role in disseminating stolen emails meant to damage the candidacy of Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election.
  • Chibok Community Tells FG - Force Our Unwilling Girls Home, Stop Giving Excuses

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    Leaders of Chibok community, under the aegis of Kibaku Area Development Association, have faulted a negotiator, Zannah Mustapha , for saying that some abducted schoolgirls refused to be part of a group of 82 girls freed at the weekend. And can the Chibok girls ever really be free? She said before the arrival of the 82 girls, the government had been taking care of the 24 previously-released girls, and 4 babies.
  • French centrists reach accord with Macron on parliament candidates

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    Having seen off Marine Le Pen, can Macron drive jobs, growth and broader French prosperity, so keeping bad-tempered euro-populism in check? Macron wants to deepen integration in the 19-country eurozone , giving the zone its own budget, and wants to toughen the EU's response to " unfair " industrial competition from countries such as China .