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World North Korea's Missile Program Is Progressing Faster Than Expected: South Korea
Author: 0 North Korea's Missile Program Is Progressing Faster Than Expected: South Korea

North Korean officials claim the recent launch is proof that the nation is capable of delivering a nuclear warhead that could possibly reach the US or its allies. Pyongyang conducted two nuclear tests and dozens of missile launches a year ago, drawing strong condemnation from the global community. The North has been working on a missile, mounted with a nuclear warhead, capable of striking the US mainland.

World Evangelist Upset: Chelsea Manning Released From Prison
Author: 0 Evangelist Upset: Chelsea Manning Released From Prison

She walked out of prison still on active duty with the U.S. military, because soldiers serving out prison terms are still considered to be active duty, but most experts suspect she will be dishonorably discharged before the end of the week.

World In Saudi Arabia, Trump Calls for Unity in Terror Fight
Author: 0 In Saudi Arabia, Trump Calls for Unity in Terror Fight

Trump's much-anticipated speech to the Muslim world came amid a day of meetings with Middle Eastern leaders on the second of a nine-day foreign trip. Speaking to leaders from around 50 Muslim-majority countries in Saudi Arabia, the President attacked militants as "barbaric criminals who seek to obliterate human life".

World Rajnath chairs security review meeting of five CMs
Author: 0 Rajnath chairs security review meeting of five CMs

Addressing a first-ever meeting of chief ministers of five Himalayan states, Mr Singh also asked Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh governments to undertake developmental activities along the 3,488-km long Sino-Indian border so that people living in these areas do not have to migrate.

World Iran President Hassan Rouhani elected to second term
Author: 0 Iran President Hassan Rouhani elected to second term

Tehran denies these allegations. Editor's Remarks: Rouhani defeated Raisi with a total of 23.5 million votes to 15.8 million and a voter turnout of 75%. "Let Tehran not squander another opportunity". On Saturday, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir, at a news conference with his United States counterpart Rex Tillerson in Riyadh, said Iran's presidential election was an internal matter.

Author: 0 What's next for Iran after President Hassan Rouhani's win?

His reelection served as a stamp of approval for the 2015 nuclear agreement that Iran signed with six world powers under which Tehran has curbed its uranium enrichment in exchange for an easing of worldwide economic sanctions. "The non-elected institutions will try to prevent Rouhani from applying his reform agenda", said Clement Therme, Iran analyst for the International Institute for Strategic Studies.

Author: 0 Experts question North Korea role in WannaCry cyberattack

It also threatened to dump data from banks using the SWIFT global money transfer network and from Russian, Chinese, Iranian or North Korean nuclear and missile programs. Analysts from Google and other cybersecurity firms have similarly pointed to the code as a possible link. Marcus Hutchins, 22, a British computer expert, has been hailed a hero for helping to shut down the crippling cyber attack after discovering a so-called "kill switch" that slowed the effects of the WannaCry virus as it ...

World Rajinikanth Is Welcome To Meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi: Venkaiah Naidu
Author: 0 Rajinikanth Is Welcome To Meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi: Venkaiah Naidu

After meeting the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, O Panneerselvam himself said that there were no discussions on the political situation in Tamil Nadu. "They held a protest in Delhi for nearly 50 days". I can not comment on PMs refusal to meet Stalin without knowing the objective he had stated when he sought appointment, " Radhakrihsnan said in Madurai.

World Millwall promoted to the English Championship
Author: 0 Millwall promoted to the English Championship

The achievement is all the more remarkable given that Millwall finished sixth in League One at the end of the regular season and only qualified for the playoffs by one point after Shaun Hutchinson's 85th-minute victor in their last match of the league season at Bristol Rovers.

Author: 0 Israel demands explanation from White House after spat over Trump trip

Israel has dismissed concerns in the United States over plans to relocate the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem , saying the contentious issue would advance the peace process with the Palestinians, not harm it. The United States, like most of the global community, has traditionally considered Jerusalem disputed ahead of final-status negotiations. The now-confirmed new ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, is due to take up his duties from Monday.

Author: 0 Startling video shows sea lion snatching girl from pier

While it's likely the sea lion thought the girl was food, and would have let her go as soon as it realised she wasn't, the incident left her and her entire family shaken - and they immediately left. Within seconds, an adult jumps into the water, grabs the young girl and then hands her up to others on the wharf. "Interactions with wild animals should always be approached with caution", Okabe added.

World Jeb Bush has simple advice for President Trump: Stop tweeting
Author: 0 Jeb Bush has simple advice for President Trump: Stop tweeting

But Bush said he doesn't believe Trump will get health care reform through Congress this year. Bush also advised the commander-in-chief to "stop tweeting", claiming that it offers "our enemies all sorts of nuances and insights" into the president's thinking.

World Video shows Hillary Clinton practicing to avoid Trump hug
Author: 0 Video shows Hillary Clinton practicing to avoid Trump hug

Months later, all we can do is follow Clinton's example-if Donald Trump ever approaches you with open arms, first laugh in his face, then run. The narrative during the debates was that Clinton was the master preparer, endlessly doing mock debates and studying such that she might better school him on national television-and it worked! Comey took the long walk across the room determined, he told me, that there was not going to be a hug.

World Twitter leader laments social media role in Trump's election
Author: 0 Twitter leader laments social media role in Trump's election

Trump's predecessor President Barack Obama's numbers also eclipse Trump's, with 88.3 million people following the former president, putting Obama in the number three spot on the social media site. put technology into the hands of everyone, instead in the hands of select few), to the Greek myth of Prometheus stealing fire the gods and giving it to humans.

World Final batch of Syrian rebels leave central Homs district
Author: 0 Final batch of Syrian rebels leave central Homs district

Homs governor Talal Barrazi made the announcement Sunday after thousands of residents from the al-Waer neighborhood, the last opposition-held area in the city, were evacuated over several weeks. "The last evacuation of opposition fighters, their families, and civilians who wish to leave Homs , is under way". Rebels still control areas north of Homs while the government is on the offensive against Islamic State militants to the south.

World UK Labour's main union backer can't see party winning election
Author: 0 UK Labour's main union backer can't see party winning election

This is an improvement of six points for the Labour leader compared to the same research from April of this year, with May's support dropping five points - cutting her lead to just 27 points. And in the 2010 general election , led by Gordon Brown, Labour got 29 per cent of the vote. It was against the background of his support for the Republican cause that MI5 began looking into Mr Corbyn's activities, and a source close to the investigation confirmed a file had been opened on him by the ...

World Kushner called Lockheed CEO about $100B Saudi arms deal
Author: 0 Kushner called Lockheed CEO about $100B Saudi arms deal

Rabbi Haskel Lookstein, the prominent modern Orthodox rabbi who oversaw Ivanka Trump's conversion to Judaism, said he is not the rabbi who gave the first daughter and her husband, Jared Kushner a dispensation to fly on Air Force One on Shabbat.

World Comey Agrees To Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee
Author: 0 Comey Agrees To Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee

In their announcement Friday, Burr and Warner announced that Comey would testify in open session, and that they would schedule that session after the Memorial Day break. Another report published by The Washington Post claimed that Trump had revealed highly classified details to Lavrov and the Russian ambassador during the same meeting at the Oval Office.

World American climber dies, Indian missing on Everest
Author: 0 American climber dies, Indian missing on Everest

According to Dawa Sherpa Lama, Managing Director at Dream Himalaya Adventures, Anshu along with Nepali climber Furi Sherpa scaled the peak at 7.45 on Sunday. Lhakpa Rangdu Sherpa, head of the Everest Summiteers Association, made the announcement at the Everest base camp on Sunday. She is descending now to the base camp.

Author: 0 US Sanctions Members of Venezuela's Supreme Court for Power Grab

Venezuela saw frequent anti-government protests launched in April by the right-wing opposition coalition known by its Spanish acronym MUD to demand early general elections. The UN high commissioner for human rights, Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, was due to meet with Capriles in NY on Friday. All of those targeted will have their assets frozen within U.S.

World Philippines Calls for 'Gentlemen's Agreement' Between Asean, China on Sea Code
Author: 0 Philippines Calls for 'Gentlemen's Agreement' Between Asean, China on Sea Code

Lin added that the issue should be dealt with through multilateral discussions, based on the principles of shelving differences and seeking joint development of resources. In the recent months, tension over the SCS abated after new Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte scaled down Manila's emphasis on its SCS claims even after it won an worldwide tribunal award past year.

Author: 0 Kushner firm apologizes for reference to White House ties

She mentioned that her brother formerly was chief executive of the Kushner Companies, a position he resigned as he and his wife, Trump's oldest daughter Ivanka, moved to Washington and joined Trump's staff. She mentioned her grandparents who survived the Holocaust, and also how her father, Charles Kushner, founded the company in 1985. Now led by Kushner's relatives, the Kushner Companies had earlier been negotiating with China's Anbang Insurance Group to provide what could be hundreds of ...

World Russian foreign minister mocks media over Trump disclosures
Author: 0 Russian foreign minister mocks media over Trump disclosures

While the U.S. -Israel alliance will survive the episode intact, some former U.S. and Israeli officials worry that it could have a lasting effect on intelligence sharing while Trump remains in office. Trump's itinerary, which appears fraught to some, offers hope to others. Lavrov said: "So, if you're talking about that, I see no secret here". This argument might sound reasonable to someone who just woke up from a coma, and has not yet realized that the president is that Donald Trump .

Author: 0 Fired FBI Director Comey To Testify Publicly About Trump, Russia Probe

The President also reiterated that he was not personally under investigation, although he previously admitted that he was thinking "of the Russian Federation thing" when he dismissed Mr Comey. And now it transpires that Donald Trump told two Russian diplomats that James Comey is a "nut job" he had to get rid of, apparently because he had a odd interest in Russians .