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Football legend Zidane urges French to snub Le Pen at polls

Football legend Zidane urges French to snub Le Pen at polls

Le Pen has previously called on French Jews to make "sacrifices", such as not wearing yarmulkes, as part of her initiative to ban religious symbols and combat radical Islam. Speaking to CNN affiliate BFMTV, Le Pen said that Jalkh was "extremely affected by this defamation". For Macron, the timing was ideal. It was still dark when she boarded a trawler at the small southern port of Grau-du-Roi for a four-hour trip out to sea, seeking to portray herself as the protector of small-time ...


U.S. commander: Anti-missile system in South Korea operational in

U.S. commander: Anti-missile system in South Korea operational in

Japan, South Korea and the United States said the test appeared to have failed as the missile broke up within North Korean territory. Princeton University professor Aaron Friedberg said North Korea could begin with a massive artillery barrage against Seoul, and unleash special forces and chemical and biological weapons, even if that would lead to the annihilation of Kim Jong Un's North Korean dictatorship.


United States sends 2 more warships carrying 100 planes each to Korean Peninsula

United States sends 2 more warships carrying 100 planes each to Korean Peninsula

A militarily strong South Korea and Japan could do what they should have been doing since the end of World War II and the Korean Wars, respectively - provide for their own defense. The concerns were exacerbated after a North Korean missile exploded during launch on Sunday, U.S. and South Korean officials said. Asked about his next move after Pyongyang's failed missile launch on Sunday, the U.S.


U.S. submarine arrives near North Korea amid nuke test fears

U.S. submarine arrives near North Korea amid nuke test fears

On the same day, a USA guided-missile submarine docked in South Korea, and the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier is headed toward the peninsula for a joint exercise with South Korea. "We just stand ready". The South's trumpeting of progress on setting up the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system, or THAAD, comes as high-powered USA military assets converge on the Korean Peninsula and as a combative North Korea signals possible nuclear and missile testing.


Fans come out for knockout artist Joshua against Klitschko

Fans come out for knockout artist Joshua against Klitschko

He has been in typical form and has lambasted several heavyweights including Joshua. Entering the eighth for the first the time and clearly exhausted, Joshua again fought with more ambition, but was learning on the job while his experienced challenger remained composed, jabbing and succeeding with another right.