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Trump Threatens Fired FBI Director Comey With 'Tapes'

Trump Threatens Fired FBI Director Comey With 'Tapes'

Other Republicans have expressed their concerns about the firing, but wouldn't go so far as to call for a special prosecutor on the case. I worked for him running the Washington Field Office, and of course I served as deputy for the previous year.



CIA sets up unit to address North Korean threat

North Korea demanded on Thursday the handover of "terror suspects" who plotted to kill leader Kim Jong Un with a biochemical substance, repeating accusations it made last week that USA and South Korean spies were behind the plan. "These biochemical substances were to be provided with the assistance of the CIA. while the South Korean Intelligence Service was going to provide necessary support and funding for this attempt at assassination on our supreme leader".


U.S. committed to strengthening ties with Asean: Tillerson

U.S. committed to strengthening ties with Asean: Tillerson

The United States is asking Asean member states to review their diplomatic relationships with North Korea and fully implement United Nations sanctions to help isolate the Pyongyang regime. Murphy said Tillerson stressed that ASEAN remained a "very important ... strategic partner" for the United States, something shown by Trump's commitment to attend regional summits in the Philippines and Vietnam in November.



Oilers' season ends after Game 7 loss to the Ducks

Many remember the last time the Oilers were in a seventh game matchup. "A lot of players stepped it up in the playoffs ". Sami Vatanen gained possession in the right corner of the Ducks' offensive zone and found an unguarded Ritchie in the right faceoff circle.



Trump congratulates Moon on election win, planning summit at White House soon

When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and new South Korean President Moon Jae-in had their first direct talks via telephone May 11, they made clear their differing positions on the prickly issue of "comfort women". Japanese officials have described the call as "positive and meaningful", with the two agreeing to cooperate closely to deal with North Korea. The usual circumstances of the election and immediate transition into office meant Moon inherited several officials from Park's government, and he ...



Tillerson Reasserts US Willing to Work With Moscow on Syria

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the government is "preparing" new sanctions to be imposed against North Korea, deemed a nuclear threat by the West. Apart from the meeting with Tillerson, the ASEAN foreign ministers were also set to meet with the USA secretary of defense, the national security advisor and attend a high-level roundtable forum organized by the Centre for Strategic and International Studies.