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Immigration Minister denies changes to Australian citizenship is a crackdown on Muslims

The test was however expected to focus heavily on respect for women and children with possible questions about child marriage, female genital mutilation and domestic violence. "So today we are announcing changes to strengthen citizenship, to make for a stronger Australia, stronger citizenship, stronger citizens". Any conduct inconsistent with Australian values will be considered as part of the citizenship process.



Trump threatens South Korean free-trade deal, says war with North possible

The U.S. goods trade deficit with South Korea has more than doubled since KORUS took effect in March 2012, from $13.2 billion in 2011 to $27.7 billion in 2016, according to U.S. "Past efforts have failed to halt North Korea's unlawful weapons programs and nuclear and ballistic missile tests", Tillerson said in a joint statement with Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats after the meeting.


Inquiry into Trump adviser's links to Russia

Inquiry into Trump adviser's links to Russia

Flynn attorney Robert Kelner says the drive contains documents showing that Flynn was using a speakers bureau for the trip, implying it was a paid engagement. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has called the Oversight Committee's request for documents from the transition period "ridiculous", and he also said that everything under discussion occurred before he was employed by the Trump administration.


French election: Support for Marine Le Pen climbs in latest poll

French election: Support for Marine Le Pen climbs in latest poll

In my political family, some are wrong to neglect the risk and not to take the second round more seriously", he said. Eurosceptic Le Pen - simultaneously holding a rally in the southern city of Nice , where she described Macron as a "product of the system" - also sought to lure potential Fillon voters as she struck a more conciliatory tone on the European Union .



Testing China on North Korea

Several hundred South Korean villagers protested near the site, hurling water bottles at vehicles moving the parts in. The vessel will take part in joint naval drills with South Korea's forces to "demonstrate Seoul and Washington's strong determination to punish North Korean provocations", the South Korean Navy said in a statement.


Larrazabal takes 3-stroke lead at China Open after a 66

Larrazabal takes 3-stroke lead at China Open after a 66

I played really good golf at the weekend, shooting eight under and three under the last (two) rounds. "I hit 18 greens today and had some good putts for birdie, two or three long putts that helped but I played well last week and I am enjoying being back here and at this golf course".