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The presidential Blue House on Thursday quoted senior presidential adviser Yoon Young-chan as telling reporters the previous day that Kim's visit this year was "difficult". Park Hwee-rhak, a professer of politics at Kookmin University in Seoul , told ABC News that North Korea "is extremely afraid to pursue hardline provocations".
  • Mahinda Rajapaksa to resign from Premiership

    Mahinda Rajapaksa to resign from Premiership

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    Rajapaksa says that he will make a special statement tomorrow and resign from the position of prime minister". "Rajapaksa informed the lawmakers of United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) that he has resigned from the post", MP Semasinghe said.
  • Michael Flynn Judge Requests FBI Interview Records Before Sentencing

    Michael Flynn Judge Requests FBI Interview Records Before Sentencing

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    Flynn's absence from the public eye, despite entreaties from supporters to take an aggressive stance against the Russian Federation investigation, has made him a source of continuing intrigue. In addition to the disclosures from the US Attorney's office in Manhattan about Trump's participation in the payments to silence women, Mueller also supplied fresh revelations on the President in Friday's filings, disclosing new information on a set of efforts to communicate between Trump, his associates ...
  • Shooting near West Bank settlement kills at least 2 Israelis

    Shooting near West Bank settlement kills at least 2 Israelis

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    Right-wing protesters in Jerusalem late on Thursday booed Netanyahu, while an MP from the far-right Jewish Home urged him to close all West Bank roads to Palestinians or have "blood on his hands". Yosef Cohen, 19, while another soldier and civilian were wounded. The wounded soldier was surgically treated for a bullet wound to the head and his life is in critical condition.
  • May's next move: PM heads to Brussels to plead for Brexit concessions

    May's next move: PM heads to Brussels to plead for Brexit concessions

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    Should she make clear her government's needs from the EU, and her plan to persuade Parliament to adopt the agreement in January, EU leaders could convene against next month. With a United Kingdom parliamentary vote on the deal delayed until next month, May wants Europe to sweeten the offer with "reassurances" that measures to prevent the return of a hard border with Ireland would not last indefinitely.
  • Scotland first minister pushes Labour to oust May government

    Scotland first minister pushes Labour to oust May government

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    The SNP leader also indicated her party had held talks with the Opposition in Westminster on Monday over the next steps to take. Shadow business secretary Rebecca Long-Bailey said: "We'll have to make an assessment at the time and we will be in discussions with other political parties across the House to assess what's the best thing to do".
  • Russian supersonic bombers fly to Venezuela

    Russian supersonic bombers fly to Venezuela

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    Russian Federation has upgraded its Tu-160 fleet with new weapons and electronics and plans to produce a modernized version of the bomber. Venezuela and Russia have always been close allies and the arrival of the planes came just days after Maduro met Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow .
  • Trump ally at National Enquirer tried to hide payments

    Trump ally at National Enquirer tried to hide payments

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    AMI - using a practice known as "catch and kill" in media circles - in turn buried McDougal's allegations in an effort to make sure they never saw the light of day. Trump, with his flair for self-promotion, has long cultivated friendships with media personalities - he has expressed his admiration for Rupert Murdoch on numerous occasions - and Pecker was among them.
  • Grinch Trump steals Christmas (party) from journalists

    Grinch Trump steals Christmas (party) from journalists

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    One person close to Trump said the president has expressed interest in picking a brawling adviser and has cited Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who served as President Obama's chief of staff, as an example. "It was an honor to join a bipartisan group of governor-elects and represent Oklahoma in a meeting with President Trump", Stitt said in a statement after the meeting.
  • Tijuana Migrants March to US Consulate; Demand $50,000 to Go Home

    Tijuana Migrants March to US Consulate; Demand $50,000 to Go Home

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    Facebook posts by protest organizer the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) showed demonstrators kneeling in front of federal agents in riot gear after they approached the fence on a San Diego beach. The arrests marked the second confrontation with USA federal agents since the migrant caravan reached Tijuana. Central American migrants -mostly honduran- taking part in a caravan to the U.S., are pictured on board a truck heading to Irapuato in the state of Guanajuato on November 11, 2018 ...
  • Pentagon sends flight over Ukraine following Russian naval incident

    Pentagon sends flight over Ukraine following Russian naval incident

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    But the treaty also permits 'extraordinary, ' or extra, flights if two participating members agree. Pahon said this was the first "extraordinary" Open Skies flight since 2014 in response to Russia's annexation of Crimea. According to one report, USA military officials are also planning to send another military ship into the Black Sea, in a third challenge to Russian territorial claims in worldwide waters across the Eastern Hemisphere.
  • Alleged spy who targeted conservatives reaches a plea deal

    Alleged spy who targeted conservatives reaches a plea deal

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    Prosecutors have charged that Butina's work was directed by a former Russian lawmaker who was sanctioned by the U.S. Treasury Department for his alleged ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin . "I asked all the heads of our intelligence services what is happening, 'who is she?' No one knows a thing about her". "The parties have resolved this matter", Butina's attorneys and Washington , D.C.