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Trump delays decision on Paris climate pact

Shultz, who served as secretary of state under President Ronald Reagan. A White House meeting on the agreement had already been postponed Tuesday - at least the second time a major meeting on the subject has been put off. "195 countries have signed the Paris Agreement and there will be 195 different paths to meeting the Paris goals". Under the Paris Agreement, each participating country determines its own set of emissions targets and a plan to reach them.



Moon urges both talks and sanctions to rein in N Korea

The call lasted 30 minutes and was the first conversation Moon Jae-in had with a world leader since his inauguration on Wednesday, Yonhap reported. The conversations were dominated by how to respond to North Korea's rapidly developing nuclear and ballistic missile programmes, which are in violation of UN Security Council resolutions.



Opposition official: Iran should play no part in Syria de-escalation zones

A de-escalation agreement in Syria takes effect at midnight but Russia's air force will continue strikes against Islamic State elsewhere in the country, Russian news agencies cited the Defence Ministry as saying on Friday. The group will then "take steps to complete by June 4, 2017, the preparation of the maps of the de-escalation areas and security zones and to separate the armed opposition groups from the terrorist groups".


10 of Hasan Minhaj's Best Lines From the White House Correspondents' Dinner

10 of Hasan Minhaj's Best Lines From the White House Correspondents' Dinner

There might have been innumerable comedians who must have joked about Trump's presidency but it was a rare situation on Saturday night when Minhaj, a Muslim comedian made a decision to grill the president of United States of America who is often tagged as "bigot" and 'racist' during his own event.



Penn State head calls student's death sickening

Parks Miller said Friday that Bream said he was in his room at the fraternity house on the night of Piazza's death, but the investigation did not reveal any evidence that would result in charges. He was carried upstairs and placed on a couch. They hovered over him for a number of hours. For this reason, we have announced the imposition of a number of aggressive measures and made clear recognition by the university [what] is at stake for those Greek-letter organizations that do not abide by ...



5 key moments in the career of James Comey

Comey never provided the president with any assurance of personal loyalty. And that's when they fired him. "While I greatly appreciate you informing me, on three separate occasions, that I am not under investigation, I nevertheless concur with the judgement of the Department of Justice that you are not able to effectively lead the Bureau", Trump wrote .