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Moon says success of upcoming summit with N

Moon says success of upcoming summit with N

South Korea on Wednesday said the issue of human rights will not be discussed at the inter-Korean April summit with Pyongyang, since the focus is on denuclearisation of the North. It was not immediately clear what was on the agenda for the assembly or how much of it would be made public. An empty seat, presumed to be the leader's, could be seen in photographs distributed by the North's official news agency, KCNA, but reports made no mention of his attendance at Wednesday's event.


Taliban attacks Afghan district compound; at least 18 killed

Taliban attacks Afghan district compound; at least 18 killed

If the trend were to continue for the rest of the year, the figure could top last year s record-setting 2,295 casualties in suicide bombings and attacks. Government forces retook control of Khawaja Omari district, one of the most secure regions of Ghazni province, from the Taliban just hours after the group attacked state buildings and offices early Thursday morning, local officials confirmed .



John Kelly Reportedly Told Comey Trump Was 'Dishonorable' For Firing Him

The official told Fox News that the RNC has prepared a rapid response team to respond to claims made in Comey's book, compiled a research team to fact check, and created a "war room" to monitor his appearances. "Comey is a liar and a leaker, and his misconduct led both Republicans and Democrats to call for his firing". Kelly added that he "intended to quit", Comey writes, and "said he didn't want to work for dishonorable people".



Macron says has 'proof' of Syrian chemical attack, vows response

In Berlin, Chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany would not participate in any military strike on Syria . With increasing concerns about a US-Russia proxy war in Syria , Mr Macron insisted that "France will not allow an escalation or something that could damage the stability" of the region.


Attack on Syria

Attack on Syria "very soon or not so soon at all!"

Hours after the 7 April attack, the remaining rebels had agreed to either lay down their arms or leave the city, according to Staffan de Mistura , UN envoy to Syria. On Tuesday, Russia vetoed a US -drafted United Nations resolution that would have condemned the gas attack near Damascus and would have established a new body to determine responsibility.


USA resolution on Syria chemical weapons attack vetoed by Russian Federation at UN

USA resolution on Syria chemical weapons attack vetoed by Russian Federation at UN

The draft resolution was supported by five nations, including Sweden and Russian Federation. After the defeat of Russia's second resolution, Russian Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia said to U.S. European governments said they will wait for the results of the OPCW investigation and for more solid forensic evidence before taking the next step on the matter.