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After S. Korean leader eyes North trip, Trump offers USA invite

This, in turn, could alarm a more conservative Washington. Officials from South Korea's foreign ministry reportedly say they will start arranging for a team of envoys to fly to Washington to discuss the details of the summit. 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.



U.N. has "a million questions" on Syria after Astana deal

When asked about violations, he added, "the Syrian Army will be prepared to respond in a decisive manner". But Moallem's remarks appeared to rule out that possibility. " We'll look at the proposal, see if it can work ". On Monday the USA defence secretary, Jim Mattis, highlighted the absence of details in the agreement on enforcement.



Road to passage for Texas 'bathroom bill' getting far harder

But, instead of changing the rules to allow Beggs and other athletes to compete against the gender they identify with post-transition, this bill would just ban them outright. The lower chamber's approval of SB 1289 comes amid President Donald Trump's "Buy American, Hire American" executive order, which Paddie said may help garner momentum for his bill.


Protesters storm Macedonia parliament after Albanian elected as speaker

Protesters storm Macedonia parliament after Albanian elected as speaker

The protesters threw chairs, pushed over camera tripods and pounded legislators with their fists. "I condemn the attacks on MPs in Skopje in the strongest terms". Demonstrators carry an injured man after clashes with the riot police near the parliament in Skopje . Protesters supportive of the nationalist VMRO-DPMNE party, as well as individuals clad in identity-concealing hoods, stormed parliament on Thursday night local time, violently accosting at least lawmakers and journalists.


North Korea Accuses U.S. Of Attempting To Assassinate Kim Jong

North Korea Accuses U.S. Of Attempting To Assassinate Kim Jong

According to the ministry, such actions are nothing more than "an act of state terrorism initiated by the US and South Korea, aimed at disrupting the sovereignty and security" of North Korea. "Only the Central Intelligence Agency can produce such substance", it said, adding that South Korea had borne the funding. That follows the killing of Kim's estranged half-brother Kim Jong-Nam by two women using the banned nerve agent VX at Kuala Lumpur worldwide airport.



I Was Going To Fire Comey Anyway

They said Trump was prompted by a scathing memo written by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, only to acknowledge Trump had been planning to fire Comey regardless of the recommendation. Comey was so careful, for example, to avoid the appearance of impropriety that during the Obama years, the 6-feet-8-inch Comey was sure to never play basketball with the then-president.