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Yemen minister says 60 percent of population in dire poverty

The Government is now defending a High Court challenge by campaigners who say that it is breaking its own arms exporting licence criteria by continuing to sign off the sale of arms to Saudi Arabia. "We share intelligence with Saudi Arabia about terrorism we are bound to gain from that relationship", he said. Meanwhile, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is believed to be in favor of banning arms sales to regimes the party deems repressive, including Saudi Arabia.


US sees Iran working to preserve nuclear deal

US sees Iran working to preserve nuclear deal

At the hearing, Coats also called Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) an "increasingly grave national security threat to the United States", citing the country's growing missile and nuclear capabilities. Coats says Iran also is making use of its high-tech capabilities. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats told a Senate panel Thursday he is looking to "streamline" the nation's intelligence community by way of a broad review that may result in cuts.


24 killed as wall collapses at Indian wedding

24 killed as wall collapses at Indian wedding

Another 28 people were injured and have been taken to hospital, Tank added. District authorities have also chose to assemble a committee to investigate structural engineering at other marriage venues, Tank said. People had taken shelter under a shed attached to a wall which collapsed suddenly. Twenty-four people at a wedding, including four children, were killed when a wall of the marriage hall collapsed during a storm in Rajasthan's Bharatpur district last night.



North Korea accuses U.S. of assassination plot against Kim Jong Un

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visited two military units near the maritime border with the South on its western coast, according to state media on Friday. North Korea alleged a bribe paid to a North Korean citizen was used to train him as a terrorist as well as other "accomplices", The Post reported .


FHP investigates deadly crash on U.S. 17 in Palatka

FHP investigates deadly crash on U.S. 17 in Palatka

Mark Wysocky said at the time. The state trooper was briefly trapped in the patrol vehicle. Hugo Olivares turned himself in on Wednesday afternoon. The woman was also transported to the hospital with minor injuries. Olivares is charged with reckless driving with serious bodily injury and reckless driving with damage to property.



Blue House: South Korean leader Moon discuss North Korea with China's Xi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday spoke with new South Korean President Moon Jae-in over phone and invited him to visit India. Beijing sees the system as a threat to its own security. Beijing says the system threatens China's own security because its radar system is able to peer deep into the country's northeast and monitor its flights and missile launches.