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Worldwide N Korea's Kim Jong-un sends letter to Trump
Author: 0 N Korea's Kim Jong-un sends letter to Trump

While Trump said he hadn't opened the letter , he described it as " very nice ". Still, Pompeo said he doesn't yet know whether the meeting will proceed on the announced date of June 12 and that he believes North Korea's leaders are contemplating a different path forward that would allow their nation to more fully integrate into the global community.

Worldwide Cyclist pulls huge 'zombie' knife on driver after near collision
Author: 0 Cyclist pulls huge 'zombie' knife on driver after near collision

The auto swerves and luckily avoids the enraged cyclist. The angered cyclist then pulled out his weapon before attempting to break the car's windows in a frightening attack. "We were called at around 5 p.m.to London Road, in Croydon, after someone approached a vehicle brandishing a weapon", a police spokesperson told the news outlet.

Worldwide Obama asked ‘what if we were wrong?’ after Trump’s election
Author: 0 Obama asked ‘what if we were wrong?’ after Trump’s election

He recalls a time when the normally confident President questioned his own methods. "What if we were wrong", Obama reportedly asked aides after reading a column about the gap between liberals and middle America conservatives. According to Rhodes, he and Obama were not aware that the FBI had begun an investigation into the Trump campaign's dealings with Russian Federation until after the election.

Worldwide Mattis Accuses Beijing of ‘Intimidation and Coercion’ in South China Sea
Author: 0 Mattis Accuses Beijing of ‘Intimidation and Coercion’ in South China Sea

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Saturday. China claims the self-governing island as its own territory to be brought under its control by force if necessary. In a May 25 meeting, Defense Secretary Mattis and Vietnamese ambassador to the U.S. Pham Quang Vinh discussed ways to boost bilateral co-operation on maritime security amidst growing tensions in the South China Sea, known as the East Sea in Vietnam.

Worldwide Red Cross: Palestinians wounded in Gaza unrest
Author: 0 Red Cross: Palestinians wounded in Gaza unrest

Amid worldwide condemnation of its use of lethal force at the mass demonstrations that began on March 30, Israel said numerous dead were militants and that the army was repelling attacks on the border fence. The armed wings of Hamas and Islamic Jihad claimed responsibility for the firing, saying it was in response to Israel's killing of dozens of Palestinians since March 30, a lot of them in Gaza border protests.

Worldwide Uganda slaps tax on social media users to curb 'gossip'
Author: 0 Uganda slaps tax on social media users to curb 'gossip'

This is certainly a odd way to regulate the use of social media within a country. "Olugambo (gossip) on social media (opinions, prejudices, insults, friendly chats) and advertisements by Google and I do not know who else must pay tax because we need resources to cope with the consequences of their lugambo", Museveni had written in the letter as per a report by Nile Post .

Author: 0 Palestinian female paramedic killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border violence

The U.N. Security Council vetoed the proposal - something the USA committed to doing ahead of Friday's vote. Eleven countries abstained while Bolivia, Kuwait and Russian Federation opposed it. It would be the second time that Haley has resorted to United States veto power to block a UN measure on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The draft called for "the consideration of measures to guarantee the safety and protection of the Palestinian civilian population in the Occupied Palestinian ...

Worldwide US Pacific Command renamed 'Indo-Pacific Command'
Author: 0 US Pacific Command renamed 'Indo-Pacific Command'

M. Taylor Fravel, an worldwide relations professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, says the name change is also likely meant to signal support for the USA administration's "Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy". "For every state, sovereignty is respected, no matter its size and it's a region open to investment and free, fair and reciprocal trade not bound by any nation's predatory economics or threat of coercion, for the Indo-Pacific has many belts and many roads", Mattis said ...

Worldwide India, China have displayed maturity in ensuring a peaceful border
Author: 0 India, China have displayed maturity in ensuring a peaceful border

It summons us to a higher goal: to rise above a narrow view of our interests and recognise that each of us can serve our interests better when we work together as equals in the larger good of all nations. Modi is in Singapore on the last leg of his three-nation Southeast Asian tour. Talking about the Asean-India summit, he said the summit bears the Asean testimony to our commitment to Act East Policy.

Worldwide Florida jury leaves $4 to family of man killed by sheriff's deputies
Author: 0 Florida jury leaves $4 to family of man killed by sheriff's deputies

Sweet Magnet School, which is across the street, were being let out. After hours of deliberation, the jury awarded $1 to his mother for funeral costs and $1 to each of his three children. "Deputy Newman was placed in a very hard situation, and like so many fellow law enforcement officers must do every day, he made the best decision he could for the safety of his partner, himself, and the public given the circumstances he faced".

Worldwide Remains of man crushed by rock discovered at Pompeii
Author: 0 Remains of man crushed by rock discovered at Pompeii

Mount Vesuvius famously erupted in 79 AD, killing at least 1,500 people in one of the most catastrophic natural events in history, although the total death toll is still unknown. The man was found on the first floor of a building, above a layer of small stones believed to have been carried by the cloud. This would have caused significant walking difficulties, enough to impede the man's escape at the first dramatic signs which preceded the eruption.

Worldwide Nine UK unis in top 100 for reputation
Author: 0 Nine UK unis in top 100 for reputation

Times Higher Education says the World Reputation Rankings have been compiled from a "globally representative survey of more than 10,000 senior academics". "There is no cause for alarm - continued investment built upon decades of spending, alongside increased internationalization in Chinese higher education will no doubt ensure China's universities continue to strengthen".

Worldwide White House Moves Ahead With Tough Trade Measures on China
Author: 0 White House Moves Ahead With Tough Trade Measures on China

The U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross' talks in Beijing were meant to flesh out a potential deal with China on the purchase of more U.S. goods from agriculture to energy. Then, just today Trump said he's moving ahead with plans to impose tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese imports. If the resumption of Trump's tariff threat is created to put pressure on Beijing in advance of Ross' arrival on Saturday, it could backfire.

Author: 0 Canada's Trudeau: NAFTA Talks Stalled After Pence Ultimatum

It's a bad day for world trade. Many prominent Republicans have criticized the administration's aggressive use of that justification, saying its trade actions will hurt the US economy. He said: 'They could solve our border problem if they wanted, but they don't want to. Friction in Whistler could telegraph an even tenser meeting next week in Quebec, when the leaders of the G-7 meet, including President Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Worldwide Palestinian woman killed by Israeli fire on Gaza border: ministry
Author: 0 Palestinian woman killed by Israeli fire on Gaza border: ministry

Of the four remaining permanent members of the Security Council, France, China and Russian Federation all voted in favor of the resolution, while the United Kingdom abstained. Haley pointed out the resolution doesn't mention attacks against Israeli soldiers perpetrated by Hamas. Then diplomats said it would be delayed and now the council is scheduled to vote at 3:00 p.m.

Worldwide Israel Wins Russia Concession to Move Iran, Hezbollah from Syria-Israel Border
Author: 0 Israel Wins Russia Concession to Move Iran, Hezbollah from Syria-Israel Border

The Liberman-Shoigu meeting came on the heels of Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov's demand Wednesday that all foreign forces - including those from Iran, Turkey and the United States - leave southwestern Syria as soon as possible, as well as his remarks Monday at a press conference in Moscow that only the Syrian regime should field military forces in the country's southern border areas.

Worldwide Kim Kardashian Feeling 'Very Hopeful' After Meeting With President Donald Trump
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian Feeling 'Very Hopeful' After Meeting With President Donald Trump

The White House did not comment on whether or not Trump would consider pardoning Alice Marie Johnson . But Noah worked out that Kardashian and Trump actually have a lot of similarities. Trump's eldest son Donald Trump Jr. also addressed the controversy, writing in an Instagram post that he felt the media would've treated Kardashian's White House appearance differently had Barack Obama been the president.

Worldwide Halsey Lays Into Ivanka Trump for New Photo With Her Son
Author: 0 Halsey Lays Into Ivanka Trump for New Photo With Her Son

Beginning late past year, though, the Trump administration began separating some illegal border crossers from their children, sending the youngsters to holding facilities for several weeks before either transferring them back to parents or to relatives already living in the United States.

Author: 0 Visa cards affected by major processing outage in Europe

HSBC bank's UK Twitter account replied to a customer query saying: "From what we understand there are still intermittent issues but services are slowly recovering ". We would ask that you only call in if urgently required. The problem mainly appears to be when using chip and pin, however ATM transactions are not affected.

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