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Presidente Sudcorea incontrerà la sorella di Kim Jong Un

Presidente Sudcorea incontrerà la sorella di Kim Jong Un

Secondo NK News la delegazione di alto livello arriverà con un aereo privato in Corea del Sud . E' possibile che una parte delle immagini della cerimonia olimpica sia mandata in onda tra qualche giorno, come era accaduto in occasione delle Olimpiadi di Sochi, quando le immagini furono mandate in onda due giorni più tardi.


Winter Olympics 2018: North Korea invites South president to Pyongyang

Winter Olympics 2018: North Korea invites South president to Pyongyang

ReutersSouth Korean president Moon Jae-in greets the president of the Praesidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea as Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korea's president Kim Jong Un, looks on. Moon said improved relations between the Koreas may be a step toward resolving the nuclear standoff. Moon has expressed his intention to use the Winter Olympics as a chance to make diplomatic inroads with the North and restore normalized communications, following months of high tensions on ...



Pyeongchang or Pyongyang? Twitter users place Olympics in North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump and the North Korean leadership traded insults and threats of nuclear war as tensions rose, with Trump repeatedly dismissing the prospect or value of talks with North Korea. North Korea has spent years developing its military, saying it needs to protect itself from US aggression. North Korea has said its nuclear weapons are not for bargaining away.


Israel raids inside Syria since 2013

Israel raids inside Syria since 2013

Though Israel has largely stayed out of the Syrian conflict, it has struck weapons convoys destined for Hezbollah - which is fighting alongside Syrian forces - nearly 100 times since 2012. "This is a serious Iranian attack on Israeli territory". The US- and Russian-backed forces had a common enemy in Islamic State, but as the fight against IS forces is winding down, new conflicts seem to be rising in Syria.


Donald Trump: Lives are being 'destroyed' by allegations

Donald Trump: Lives are being 'destroyed' by allegations

Trump tweeted his thoughts amid the controversies over the partisan battles in the House probe of Russian election meddling and the recent resignations of the White House staff secretary and a Council on Environmental Quality speech writer because of sexual misconduct claims .


Minister warns charities of funding cuts after Oxfam sex worker scandal

Minister warns charities of funding cuts after Oxfam sex worker scandal

One former Chad aid worker said: "They would invite the women for parties, we knew they weren't just friends but something else". Oxfam's country director in Haiti , Roland van Hauwermeiren, 68, admitted using prostitutes at the villa rented for him by the charity and was allowed a "phased and dignified exit" because a high profile sacking would have "potentially serious implications" for the charity, the report said.