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China Warns North Korea Conflict Could Happen 'At Any Moment'

China Warns North Korea Conflict Could Happen 'At Any Moment'

It has warned of a nuclear attack on the United States in retaliation for any sign of aggression. Fears over the North's rogue weapons programme have soared in recent days, with a U.S. The analyst added that North Korea is also likely to be developing solid-fuel ICBMs, and that some of the rockets inside the canisters on Saturday might have been prototypes.


Australian visa move unlikely to impact Indian IT workers: Nasscom

Australian visa move unlikely to impact Indian IT workers: Nasscom

The new system would be "manifestly, rigorously, resolutely" conducted in the national interest to put Australian jobs first, Mr Turnbull said. "I absolutely agree with David's stance; we find it very frustrating, employment around here should be next to zero", Mr Gleeson said.



UK lawmakers overwhelmingly back June election

European Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas said that "the real political negotiations on Article 50 with the United Kingdom will start after the elections foreseen for June 8". But Tusk's spokesman said the European Union would stick to its own plans, which should see negotiations starting in June after Tusk chairs a summit of the 27 other European Union national leaders on April 29.


United States 'disappointed' at Russia's Syria stance

United States 'disappointed' at Russia's Syria stance

He said that for that "this oppressive Assad needs to go". Developments in Syria have changed the situation fundamentally. "I discussed these plans in detail with Secretary Tillerson", Johnson said, adding that the U.S. Trump ordered the missile strikes on the Syrian air base after blaming Assad for the chemical weapons attack, which killed at least 70 people, many of them children, in the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun.



United States 'drew the line over Assad's use of chemical weapons'

It was Thursday afternoon, just hours before 59 USA cruise missiles would rain down on a Syrian military airfield in response to what Trump had called "a disgrace to humanity". Trump ordered the strikes without approval from Congress or the backing of the United Nations. "Vladimir Putin and Hasan Rouhani spoke in favor of an objective, unbiased investigation of all the circumstances of the chemical weapons incident on April 4 in the Syrian province of Idlib".


Mexican woman with 4 US-born children is deported

Mexican woman with 4 US-born children is deported

She's applied for asylum twice, and both times her requests were denied. Immigration authorities said she had exhausted her appeals. Her attorneys say her family has been targeted by drug cartels in her homeland. "It is horrific that American children will be the ones to pay the price for these heartless policies". Trump's immigration policies have caused concern in many quarters, with a number of Democrat politicians questioning what would become of children whose parents were deported, as ...