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It comes after Mr Trump tweeted to say North Korea was "looking for trouble" and the USA would "solve the problem" with our without the help of China. "The last thing we want to see is a nuclear North Korea that threatens the coast of the United States or for that matter. any other country". China's Global Times said a new test would be a "slap in the face of the U.S.
  • Tillerson and Lavrov open tense meeting in Moscow

    Tillerson and Lavrov open tense meeting in Moscow

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    NPR's Lucian Kim reports that Lavrov went into talks "warning that the USA not repeat strikes against Syrian government forces". "And Russia would not say "right, now we'll do things how you want" from one day to the next". It is not the first time Mr Putin and Mr Tillerson have had talks. It was unclear whether Putin, who once gave Tillerson an "Order of Friendship" award, would grant the visiting American an audience.
  • Russia says six 'terrorist' recruiters detained in Saint Petersburg

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    Petersburg subway Monday. Putin met Wednesday with heads of the security services from the Commonwealth of Independent States, a grouping of most former Soviet republics. The parents of the suspected suicide bomber in Monday's deadly explosion on the St. Petersburg subway have arrived in St. Petersburg for questioning.
  • Carter Page now a 'no comment' on FBI investigations

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    Page issued a statement to Reuters on Tuesday, saying that he was "happy to hear" about the Post's report . They were able to convince a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court judge there was probable cause to believe Page was acting as an agent of a foreign power, the Post said.
  • Donald Trump gave go ahead for Syrian attack after series of meetings

    Donald Trump gave go ahead for Syrian attack after series of meetings

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    Haley said the USA was prepared to take further action in Syria but hoped it wouldn't be necessary. Such an inquiry will not, of course, sit well with Russian Federation, which is now demanding a U.N. Supporters of Mr Trump suggested that a one-off strike, which was in the U.S. national interest, did not breach the War Powers Resolution. But there could be other problems.
  • USA strike in Syria was a warning for North Korea: Tillerson

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    Sen. Edward Markey is calling on President Donald Trump to engage in direct negotiations with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as part of a proposed joint effort with China to reduce North Korea's nuclear threat. But it was also a criticism of Mr Trump, whom Mr Xi had hoped was a man China could deal with. As things stand, actions the USA could take against North Korea include toughening sanctions - last week it added a North Korean trading firm and 11 individuals to its already long blacklist.
  • US, Russia: 'Low level of trust'

    US, Russia: 'Low level of trust'

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    Russian Federation says rebels dispersed whatever chemical agent was found, which the Trump administration calls a disinformation campaign. In the latest veto, Russian Federation blocked a draft resolution backed by the United States, France and Britain to denounce the attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun and tell Assad's government to provide access for investigators and information such as flight plans.
  • Toshiba's survival in doubt amid Westinghouse troubles

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    After twice missing deadlines, Toshiba reported a net loss of 648 billion yen ($5.9 billion) for the quarter ended in December. In February, the company, whose products include computer chips and household appliances, had forecast a 390 billion yen ($3.5 billion) loss for the fiscal year.
  • 5 killed in Philippines clash

    5 killed in Philippines clash

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    The public should remain alert but not alarmed following the foiled Abu Sayyaf attack in Bohol as the government is "in control" of the security situation, Malacañang said on Wednesday (April 12). The gunmen sailed into the Bohol town of Inabanga on Monday, going upriver toward a remote section of the island aboard three fast boats, Inabanga police officer Edwin Melicor told AFP by telephone.
  • Bruins rally past Senators in Game 1

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    The iPads, which were tested late in the regular season, provide real-time video capabilities to show players how they're performing. "It's been a whirlwind". He overcelebrates everything that happens, which is a lot of fun when you cheer for him, but must get frustrating if you're on the opposing team. "He supported well, playing with Tommy Cross for the most part".
  • Steve King to Trump: Bannon is a 'lynchpin'

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    On whether Trump will make changes, Ruddy said he wasn't privy to internal discussion but noted, "Donald Trump has a history of ignoring what everyone says or thinks and keeping people he likes for a long period of time ". The Trump White House has been a hotbed of palace intrigue since he took office on January 20. And one of them happens to be Bannon. Bannon preferred for the president to hash out the details of Trumpcare with the House Freedom Caucus, the libertarian extremists who ...