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Flynn a frequent critic of Muslim militancy, culture

He and his delegation were in the United States to meet with Trump's key advisors to discuss the threat of North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons. South Korea hosts approximately 28,500 US troops, while Japan hosts about 54,000 military personnel. Cho spoke to South Korean reporters in Washington following the meeting with Flynn, Yonhap said .


Russia Strikes Kill at Least 30 Terrorists in Syria

Russia Strikes Kill at Least 30 Terrorists in Syria

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says Tuesday's airstrikes struck three neighborhoods. The HRW report said that parachute-retarded munitions have been used by the Syrian air force dating back to November 2012 and have also been used during the joint Russian-Syrian military operation that began in September 2015.



Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch playground vandalized with swastika

The Brooklyn bred emcee passed away from throat cancer on May 4, 2012. A memorial park in NY dedicated to the late Adam Yauch - MCA - has been vandalised with far right insignia. Park officials also said that the equipment will be repainted tonight (Nov. 19). There has been a well-documented spike in hate crimes and racially-charged attacks around the country since Donald Trump was elected president.



Director Of National Intelligence James Clapper Submits Resignation

A retired Air Force lieutenant general, Clapper was the director of the Defense Intelligence Agency in the Clinton administration. Clapper has long promised to leave his job at the end of President Obama's term in office, so his resignation was expected.



President-elect Trump adviser says Israeli settlements 'no obstacle to peace'

The quick response from the Israeli side to Trump's triumph strongly suggests that Israel plans to fully capitalize on his winning to serve its interests with settlement expansion in the occupied Palestinian territories and the ongoing distortion of the demographic and geographic reality on the ground.