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North Korea calls South Korea's border firing 'reckless provocation'

North Korea calls South Korea's border firing 'reckless provocation'

North Korea has accused the US of escalating tensions with its actions and refers to its missile launches as measures to safeguard its country. This undated picture released from North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency ( KCNA ) on May 22, 2017 shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (C) inspecting the test-fire of a ground-to-ground medium-to-long range strategic ballistic missile Pukguksong-2.



Greek ex-premier Lucas Papademos wounded in Athens bombing

Papademos was appointed caretaker prime minister in November 2011 following concerns the country would exit the Eurozone. In Thursday's attack, police said Papademos' police escort had been in a auto behind the former prime minister's vehicle, and that the other two people wounded were Bank of Greece employees.


China says no one should bring chaos to Korean peninsula

China says no one should bring chaos to Korean peninsula

Traditionally, the United States and China have negotiated new sanctions before involving the other 13 U.N. Security Council members. There have been reports that North Korea has been bracing for a preemptive United States missile strike similar to the missile strike on the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in response to the April 4 attack with chemical weapons which reportedly killed dozens of civilians, including many children, in Khan Sheikhun, Idlib province, in Northwest ...



Jerusalem Day Attracts Tens of Thousands to Reunited Capital

President Donald Trump prayed to have God's wisdom as he touched the Western Wall in the Old City of Jerusalem Monday. "When we solve the Israeli-Palestinian peace dilemma, we start solving a lot of the peace throughout the region", Tillerson told reporters.



Republican Gianforte Wins Montana House Seat, Apologizes After Assault Charge

Speaker Paul Ryan said Greg Gianforte should apologize, but the GOP leader did not disavow Gianforte's candidacy or call on him to drop out. It contends he "aggressively shoved a recorder in Greg's face and began asking badgering questions" before being asked to leave. The exchange was recorded by Jacobs and later released to public by the Guardian .



Manchester concert bombing victims identified

The White House had no immediate comment on the Manchester decision. Britain raced Thursday to track down a jihadist network suspected of orchestrating the Manchester concert attack, as a row escalated between London and Washington over leaked material from the probe .