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The missile firing was part of "muscle-flexing" to protest annual military exercises being held between the US and South Korea, KCNA said . UK Prime Minister Theresa May earlier emphasized that China has a "key role to play" in the global community's effort to prevent North Korean provocations and urged Beijing to put pressure on Pyongyang to stop missile launches.


Musharraf declared absconder in ex-Pakistan PM murder

Musharraf declared absconder in ex-Pakistan PM murder

Five accused persons in the Benazfir Bhutto murder case were acquitted and two sentenced to imprisonment on as the Anti-Terrorism Court hearing the case for over nine years announced its verdict on Thursday, Geo News reported. The two, who were out on bail, were present in the court premises for the pronouncement of the verdict and were immediately taken into custody by the police.


Musharraf declared fugitive in Benazir Bhutto's murder trial

Musharraf declared fugitive in Benazir Bhutto's murder trial

According to the report, the court sentenced ex-Rawalpindi CPO Saud Aziz and former Rawal Town SP Khurram Shahzad to 17 years of imprisonment each. The court also declared former military dictator Gen Pervez Musharraf as an absconder. While suspects Husnain Gul and Rafaqat's counsel Jawad Khalid told the court that the statements received from his clients hold Musharraf, among others, responsible for the crime.


Man held after Maelys de Araujo, 9, disappears from wedding in Alps

Man held after Maelys de Araujo, 9, disappears from wedding in Alps

Maelys de Araujo was last seen at 3:00 am (0100 GMT) on Sunday in the village of Pont-de-Beauvoisin, about 50 kilometres north of Grenoble. Posters of the chestnut-haired girl with brown eyes have gone up throughout the town and surrounding area and an investigation was opened on Monday into a possible kidnapping.


Saudi Arabia loses to UAE in World Cup qualification blow

Saudi Arabia loses to UAE in World Cup qualification blow

Japan, which holds a one-point lead in the group, hosts third-placed Australia on Thursday. Just a minute later the UAE were level thanks to a piece of individual brilliance from Mabkhout, who plucked the ball out of the air with his back heel before turning to fire past Abdullah Al Maiouf.


Texans refuse to leave pets behind as they flee Harvey flooding

Texans refuse to leave pets behind as they flee Harvey flooding

Meanwhile, about 50 dogs will arrive in Colorado Springs on Wednesday morning from Acadiana Animal Aid in Lafeyette, La., said Gretchen Pressley, spokeswoman for the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region. So far nearly all the animals have found a home . They also need toys, treats, collars and airline kennels for both dogs and cats. I heard that a particular city or area needs help.