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From left, Vice President Mike Pence, Abe, Trump, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. "Negotiation is the only way out and deserves every effort", Wang told the UN General Assembly. "Foreign banks will face a clear choice. Do business with the United States, or facilitate trade with the lawless regime in North Korea". In a Saturday speech, North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho called Trump "mentally deranged" and said "during his eight months in power, he has turned the White House into ...
  • New quake shakes traumatized Mexico City

    New quake shakes traumatized Mexico City

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    The rescue took place at an apartment building in a southern neighbourhood of the capital. The government said it's trying to reopen schools and that 103 schools have been inspected and deemed safe, but more than 9,000 schools remain closed.
  • Delegates decide priorities, says McDonnell, as Brexit not chosen for debate

    Delegates decide priorities, says McDonnell, as Brexit not chosen for debate

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    Labour's NEC later published its statement on Brexit, which said the party would be seeking "a strong, progressive new relationship with the European Union - not as members but as European Union partners". "Hatred of Jews shall not be evidenced by non-abusive words or actions regarding Israel or Zionism that are part of legitimate political discourse", the proposed constitutional amendment reads.
  • New US travel ban 'psychological terrorism': Venezuela

    New US travel ban 'psychological terrorism': Venezuela

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    For the last three months, the administration used an executive order to ban foreign nationals from six Muslim-majority countries - Iran , Syria , Libya, Somalia , Yemen , Sudan - from entering the United States unless they had a " bona fide " relationship with a person or entity in the country.
  • N Korea threatens to shoot down USA bombers in worldwide airspace

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    Baek Hye-ryun, spokeswoman of the Democratic Party, said North Korea owes the rest of the world an apology after its top diplomat, Ri Yong-ho, made a threatening speech at the U.N. The U.S. and North Korea exchanged barbs during a tense week at the UN General Assembly (UNGA) beginning on September 19 with an inaugural speech to the body by Trump.
  • Najib congratulates Germany's Merkel over election victory

    Najib congratulates Germany's Merkel over election victory

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    Its nearest rivals, the Social Democrats and their candidate Martin Schulz , came in a distant second, with a post-war record low 20-21 per cent. "We are confident that she will continue her efforts to care for the Jewish community in Germany , and look upon our minority as equals, and continue the fearless friendship that she has shown towards Israel".
  • Trump expands travel restrictions

    Trump expands travel restrictions

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    President Donald Trump has issued new travel restrictions on visitors to the U.S. that will expand his controversial travel ban to eight countries. He also suggested the ban may be lifted off those countries that satisfy the U.S.travel criteria completely in the coming time . "We will not admit those into our country we can not safely vet".
  • Ex-PM Sharif Returns To Pakistan Ahead Of Corruption Court Appearance

    Ex-PM Sharif Returns To Pakistan Ahead Of Corruption Court Appearance

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    Putting to rest all rumours by his rivals, deposed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday reached at Islamabad airport after spending weeks in London , United Kingdom, with his ailing wife Kalsoom Nawaz. Speaking to the media before departing for Islamabad on Sunday night, Sharif said he came to London to inquire after the health of his wife. "We have repeatedly said this is not a case of corruption or kickbacks.
  • Next version of Trump travel ban could be more tailored

    Next version of Trump travel ban could be more tailored

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    That ban prevented individuals from six majority-Muslim countries from entering the country, unless they could prove they had a family member who is a current US resident. The Homeland Security Department has suggested country-by-country restrictions that might affect eight or nine countries where governments have not satisfied USA demands on counterterrorism efforts and passport standards, according to media reports .
  • Weiner sexting sentencing hearing begins

    Weiner sexting sentencing hearing begins

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    Abedin separated from Weiner in 2016 and filed for divorce after his guilty plea on one count of transferring obscene material to a minor. Weiner pleaded guilty to getting a 15-year-old girl to pose naked for him on Skype. His parents were in the courtroom but not his wife, Huma Abedin. In a later press conference, he admitted to sending lewd photos to six women over three years.
  • Donald Trump issues travel restrictions on North Korea, Venezuela in expanded ban

    Donald Trump issues travel restrictions on North Korea, Venezuela in expanded ban

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    How does it differ to the original ban? "These restrictions are necessary and conditions-based, not time-based", a senior administration official said, the Washington Post reported. What is being said about it? Tell @realDonaldTrump that you will not be distracted. The president had issued his initial travel ban executive order a week into his presidency, unleashing chaos at airports, mass protests in the US and worldwide, condemnation from a broad spectrum of global leaders - ...