• Missile strike punctuated Trump talks with China's Xi on North Korea

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    South Korea's Ministry of National Defense said Monday that the deployment of the strike group shows that the United States "recognizes the seriousness of the situation on the Korean Peninsula". The drone returned late in the day as citizens were going to a nearby hospital for treatment. The matter is, therefore, too sensitive and could produce terrible results.
  • Another people's march on Zuma's birthday

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    The removal of Gordhan resulted in an nearly immediate slide in the value of South Africa's rand. The first march was led by civil action groups and represented more of the typically stoic middle-class taking to the streets in protests, while the march held today was led by seven opposition parties, united under one banner of seeing Zuma fall.
  • Charlie Murphy, Older Brother Of Eddie Murphy, Has Died Aged 57

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    He also worked as a standup comedian in his own right, having performed at Etobicoke's Woodbine Concert Hall just past year . The news comes eight years after Murphy lost his wife Tisha to cervical cancer. In case you didn't know, Charlie Murphy was also the voice of Stinky in the Sesame Street sendup, "Kneehigh Park". Murphy voiced a role in the animated TV series The Boondocks and appeared in the comedy series Black Jesus .
  • China warns N Korea of sanctions, calls USA to ease tension

    China warns N Korea of sanctions, calls USA to ease tension

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    China's foreign ministry said Wednesday that Xi had urged Trump to use "peaceful means" to resolve tensions in the Korean peninsula, after the United States president sent a carrier-led strike group to the area. The Trump administration deployed an aircraft carrier to the region this week in a show of force that also could expose American weakness. Xi said that China sticks to the target of the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and that China is committed to peace and stability of ...
  • Trump, NATO secretary general address media after their meeting

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    Trump's comments came shortly after Russian Federation vetoed a UN Security Council resolution that would have compelled Damascus to cooperate with an investigation of the attack. Still, it's good to see him playing well with others, as Secretary General Stoltenberg claimed that they had an "excellent and very productive meeting".
  • UK says killings in South Sudan conflict amount to genocide

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    In February, the United Nations declared starvation in some parts of the country. Patel, who met South Sudanese President Kiir on Tuesday, revealed that she told Kiir to stop aid blockage and accused Juba of food as a weapon of war. "African heads of state ... they need to do a lot more and they should not just rely on others in the worldwide community", she protests. "African heads of state.
  • Kulbhushan Jadhav Has Right to Appeal in 60 Days: Pak Defence Min

    Kulbhushan Jadhav Has Right to Appeal in 60 Days: Pak Defence Min

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    Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif yesterday said that Kulbhushan Jadhav has a right to appeal against his death sentence within 60 days, even as he justified the death penalty given to him. "We are not in the position to judge the process, to have a position on this particular (Kulbhushan Jadhav) case", Stephane Dujarric said at his daily briefing.
  • Putin meets with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

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    U.S. warships deployed to the eastern Mediterranean launched a barrage of 59 Tomahawk missiles against Shayrat Airfield, southeast of the western Syrian city of Homs, on April 7. "Our policy is consistent and it's formulated exclusively on the basis of worldwide law and not under the impact of current opportunistic motives or false choice: 'You are with us or against us, '" Lavrov told Tillerson.
  • Trump's quick wins on China trade won't wipe out the deficit

    Trump's quick wins on China trade won't wipe out the deficit

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    United States President Donald Trump's grandchildren serenaded Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan with a traditional Chinese folk song and a recital of Chinese poetry during the presidents' first meeting. President Donald Trump's administration is drafting an executive order to investigate the extent to which the unfair dumping and subsidization of certain imports adds to the U.S.