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Russia Calls for Probe into Death of American OSCE Monitor in Ukraine

Russia Calls for Probe into Death of American OSCE Monitor in Ukraine

In Moscow, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov also called for a careful investigation into the incident, saying those guilty should be brought to justice. As result of the blast one patrol member died on spot while two others have suffered injuries and were transported to a hospital. Washington urged Moscow "to use its influence with the separatists to allow the OSCE to conduct a full, transparent, and timely investigation" and "take the first steps toward peace".



Afghan military top brass resign after devastating Taliban attack

It is one of seven corps of the country's Ministry of Defense, which is responsible for providing security for Afghanistan's northern and northeastern provinces. There were no immediate reports of casualties. The fighting reportedly lasted some six hours. He will also sit down with Afghan leaders, including Ghani.


China Calls for 'Restraint' on North Korea in Call With Trump

China Calls for 'Restraint' on North Korea in Call With Trump

This month, Trump has used a meeting with Xi in Florida, a follow-up phone call, interviews and Twitter messages to press Xi to do more to deter North Korea from holding additional nuclear and missile tests. South Korea also said it was considering drills with the carrier group, which is now conducting joint exercises with Japan in the Philippine Sea. 'However, the army and people of the DPRK will never be browbeaten by such bluffing'.


NK slams Pence's tough warning against provocation

NK slams Pence's tough warning against provocation

But the U.S. naval armada President Trump said he was deploying to the Korean theatre is not yet on station, and communications around the activities of the Carl Vinson strike group have been confused over the last 48 hours. Those who would challenge our resolve or readiness should know, we will defeat any attack and meet any use of conventional or nuclear weapons with an overwhelming and effective American response.


N.Korea detains United States citizen; at least 3rd American being held

N.Korea detains United States citizen; at least 3rd American being held

North Korean authorities have not yet confirmed why Mr Kim was arrested and the US State Department has declined to comment "due to privacy considerations". citizen as he tried to leave the capital Pyongyang. Pyongyang has also detained a U.S. citizen - Kim Sang-Duk, or Tony Kim, who was lecturing at a foreign-funded university in Pyongyang, the university said Monday.


Polls show Trump's approval at new low as 100-day mark looms

Polls show Trump's approval at new low as 100-day mark looms

While for President Trump border funding and a wall is incredibly important to him, that's not popular with democrats and even some republicans question if it's the right investment. Less than a third said either party was "in touch". President Trump has a historically low approval rating, according to a new poll, but almost all of those who supported him in the November election say it was the right thing to do.