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Other Views: Bad day for the Democrats

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is probably not going anywhere, though she is facing some pressure for being part of the problem Democrats are facing: winning elections. "That would be very bad for the Republican Party - and please let Cryin' Chuck stay!" She defended her relevance in a press conference stating that she's "worth the trouble".



Russia: Hundreds Detained in Opposition-led Protest

Late on Monday evening, a Moscow court sentenced Navalny to 30 days in prison for calling people to an unsanctioned rally. The video, which played a central role in galvanizing protesters for the March 26 demonstrations, was published briefly on the websites of the regional prosecutor's office in the central city of Yaroslavl and the St.


Dennis Rodman takes credit for Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea

Dennis Rodman takes credit for Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea

In a news conference before Warmbier's death, they said they found no evidence of botulism , casting doubt on North Korea's claim . Warmbier, just 22-years-old, died in a Cincinnati hospital on Monday, June 19, after North Korea released him just a year into his sentence for what they called humanitarian reasons.


Trump Says China Failed to Help US With North Korea Problems

Trump Says China Failed to Help US With North Korea Problems

Trump said the failure of China to impose more sanctions on Pyongyang is raising fresh doubts about his administration's strategy for countering the threat from North Korea . This is the revamped dialogue that had been held previously between the two countries, but under President Trump it was raised to Cabinet-level, with the aim of achieving concrete goals.



Taliban attack kills five Afghan police, injures 22

Dawlat Waziri , spokesman for the Afghan Defense Ministry also confirmed the attack. Six Afghan police and six militants were killed after Taliban attacked a police headquarters in Gardez city, capital of eastern province of Paktia on Sunday, the provincial police chief said.


Pentagon chief blasts N.Korea over United States student who died

Pentagon chief blasts N.Korea over United States student who died

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the American people are growing increasingly frustrated over the government in North Korea that "provokes, provokes and provokes". Last month, Beijing and Washington signed a limited deal to open new markets for each other's exports and a long-standing friend of the Chinese leadership, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad, was confirmed as ambassador.