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North Korea stages large-scale artillery drill as U.S

At the meeting, army Gen. Pak Yong Sik, North Korea's minister of defense, reiterated Pyongyang's claim that the country is ready to use pre-emptive strikes or any other measures it deems necessary to defend itself against the "U.S. A North Korean foreign ministry spokesman said those meetings called by US officials clearly reflected the USA pressure that could "ignite a full-out war" on the Korean peninsula.


OPEC panel recommends 6-month extension of oil output cuts

OPEC panel recommends 6-month extension of oil output cuts

OPEC said this in the April edition of its Monthly Oil Market Report. While a number of producing nations have reached an initial deal to extend supply curbs past June, according to Saudi Arabia's energy minister, data showing rising USA output is prompting concern that those reductions will be undermined.


McGregor, Sinclair down Old Firm rivals to keep Bhoys' treble hopes alive

McGregor, Sinclair down Old Firm rivals to keep Bhoys' treble hopes alive

There was a modicum of a fightback in the latter stages of this contest with Kenny Miller attempting to drag them into the tie but by the then the game was long gone as a contest. Andy Halliday and Joe Garner were sacrificed at the break as the Portuguese coach tried to inject some life into his line-up by throwing on Barrie McKay and Joe Dodoo.



French President Hollande urges voters to vote for Emmanuel Macron

Seeking to exploit Macron's lack of experience in the area, she told reporters in her northern stronghold of Henin-Beaumont: "I'm on the ground to meet the French people to draw their attention to important subjects, including Islamist terrorism, on which Mr Macron is, to say the least, weak".