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North Korea detains another USA citizen

North Korea detains another USA citizen

He also backed U.S. President Donald Trump, who has warned of a " major conflict " with North Korea, and said that he would support Kim's government being toppled by force. "We have to have nuclear power". He added that North Korea has been living under sanctions for the past six decades and does not pay heed to them at all.



China's Xi says Belt and Road needs to reject protectionism

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered tens of billions of dollars for projects that are part of his signature foreign policy initiative linking China to much of Asia, Europe and Africa. China's COSCO Shipping plans to invest in a special economic zone on Kazakhstan's border with China as it looks to increase investment in countries involved in the new Silk Road, the company's chairman said on Sunday.



Jeremy Corbyn vows NHS 'for the many' with package of health reforms

Jeremy Corbyn blamed the NHS cyber attack on "Tory cuts", promising a service "fit for the modern day". The extra funding will also take approximately one million patients off NHS waiting lists. But Liberal Democrat shadow health secretary Norman Lamb said: "You can not solve the crisis in our NHS and social care services by simply imposing more top-down targets on staff and plucking numbers out of thin air".


North Korea says missile test aimed at testing carrying large nuclear warhead

North Korea says missile test aimed at testing carrying large nuclear warhead

The new ballistic missile, named Hwasong-12, was sacked at the highest possible angle to avoid affecting neighboring countries' security and flew 787 km (489 miles) after reaching an altitude of 2,111 km (1,242 miles), KCNA said. "All relevant parties should exercise restraint and refrain from further aggravating tensions in the region", said Beijing's foreign ministry. The isolated North is under multiple sets of United Nations sanctions over its nuclear and missile programmes, which have ...



Trump and Abbas vow Middle East peace in 'historic deal'

And we will get this done. Abbas quickly reasserted the goal of a Palestinian state as vital to any rejuvenated peace process, reiterating that it must have its capital in Jerusalem with borders based on pre-1967 lines. I have no idea if Trump was getting a simultaneous translation when Abbas was talking, but watch his body language. But it was far less chummy than the way Trump and Netanyahu interacted in February.



Democrats Keep Pressure on Trump Over Comey Firing

Less than a third of Americans back Donald Trump's decision to fire James Comey from his position as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, a new poll has revealed. Trump has often bristled at investigations about Russian Federation being carried out by the FBI as well as committees in the House and the Senate - often saying the notion that Russian Federation meddled in United States affairs to tip the presidential election in his favor was a Democratic Party excuse for its November ...