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Member of Security Watchdog OSCE Killed in Ukraine

He is Joseph Stone, 36, according to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe's Special Monitoring Mission. The rebels and the Ukrainian government have been fighting in eastern Ukraine since 2014 in a war that has killed more than 9,900 people.



PM Turnbull Reveals Immigration Shake-Up With Axing Of 457 Visas

Opposition leader Bill Shorten said his center-left Labor Party would consider supporting the changes in the Senate where the government does not hold a majority of seats. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Tuesday directing changes to a temporary visa programme used to bring foreign workers to the United States to fill highly skilled jobs.



U.S. missile submarine, USS Michigan, arrives in South Korea

In a separate statement, the South Korean President's Office said a meeting had been held to discuss the situation. North Korea on Tuesday reportedly conducted a huge live-fire drill that involved up to 400 artillery pieces, which may have been supervised by the country's leader, Kim Jong Un.


North Korea holds drill to mark military anniversary

North Korea holds drill to mark military anniversary

Though experts thought a nuclear test or ballistic missile launch might happen, the morning came and went without either. White House press secretary Sean Spicer said the briefing to senators will be delivered by four top administration officials: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen.


EU's top diplomat: Britain will lose more from Brexit than bloc

EU's top diplomat: Britain will lose more from Brexit than bloc

A two-thirds majority of MPs must agree to a move that will shorten the lifespan of a parliament. Mr Farron said: "From Manchester to Newcastle, even lifelong Labour supporters are feeling let down by a party that has betrayed their values and taken their votes for granted".



United States missile submarine, USS Michigan, arrives in South Korea

All that was publicly scheduled for the day were gatherings for mass dancing, a common celebration on major North Korean holidays. The exercise showed the North's first explicit intent to attack U.S. There have been occasions in the past when political tensions have reached crisis point - most recently in April 2013 - but Trump's firm rhetoric on North Korea in recent weeks is unusual for a USA leader.