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Moon Sends Condolences to Otto Warmbier's Family

Moon said that while 'we can not know for sure that North Korea killed Mr Warmbier. "And we've had I think positive movement on China over the past five months of this administration". Warmbier's death brought attention to North Korea's unpardonable "hostage diplomacy" in which Pyongyang has habitually detained Americans to use them as a means to have dialogue with Washington .



London van attack: Suspect identified and arrested in terror investigation

Police responded to reports of a "drunk man" sleeping in a van, who a witness now believes was the suspected Finsbury Park attacker, just 24 hours before the rampage. Osborne's family released a statement saying, "We are massively in shock, it's unbelievable, it still hasn't really sunk in". An elderly man who was being given first aid treatment outside the mosque died, but it is not clear if his death was a direct result of the attack .


Iran claims its missiles hit IS targets in Syria

Iran claims its missiles hit IS targets in Syria

The US-led coalition said the Syrian aircraft attacked Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) positions, adding that the coalition downed the Syrian jet as part of "collective self-defense of Coalition partnered forces". Tuesday's statement from the global coalition stressed that the worldwide effort remained focused on ISIS but said that coalition forces had the right to self-defense.


United States beefs up Russian Federation sanctions

United States beefs up Russian Federation sanctions

The somewhat neutral body language between Trump and Poroshenko contrasted with chummy photos that emerged from the US president's meeting last month with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and the Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei Kislyak .



Trump calls Warmbier death a 'total disgrace'

The President said this morning, "It was a disgrace what happened to Otto... And frankly, if he were brought home sooner, I think the results would have been a lot different". Trump is expected to insist on tougher sanctions against the North rather than soften his stance, given the mounting hostility in the USA against the reclusive state.



Trump's lawyer denies he's being investigated

Mueller was appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and has expansive powers to probe any matters that develop from his initial investigation. The problem for Sekulow and Trump , is that in an interview with NBC News anchor Lester Holt and in tweets, Trump said he fired Comey over the Russian investigation.