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SEOUL (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump issued a stark warning to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday, telling him that the nuclear weapons he is developing “are not making you safer, they are putting your regime in grave danger”. U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his speech at the National Assembly hall in
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YANGON (Reuters) – Myanmar said on Wednesday that the U.N. Security Council’s statement on the Rohingya refugee crisis could “seriously harm” its talks with Bangladesh over repatriating more than 600,000 people who have fled there to escape a Myanmar military crackdown. Temporary shelters cover a hill at Palongkhali refugee camp, near Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh November
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CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi‮‮ ‬‬will not seek a third term in office, he said in an interview with CNBC, adding that he does not intend to change the constitution and its provision of a two-term presidential limit. FILE PHOTO – Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi delivers a statement following a meeting
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PALERMO, Italy (Reuters) – Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was poised for a stunning political comeback on Monday, as he claimed victory in an election in Sicily that puts him and his rightist allies in pole position for a national vote due by next May. Forza Italia party leader Silvio Berlusconi (L) speaks next
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MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippines expressed concern on Monday about China’s testing of a massive dredging ship, saying it would track its activities closely, despite Beijing’s assurances it would not develop areas where it has competing claims with Manila. Philippine Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana gestures during a Reuters interview at the military headquarters of Camp
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BRUSSELS/MADRID/BARCELONA (Reuters) – Sacked Catalonia leader Carles Puigdemont and four associates turned himself in to Belgian police on Sunday, the Brussels prosecutor’s office said, following Spain’s issuing of an arrest warrant FILE PHOTO – Sacked Catalan President Carles Puigdemont makes a statement in this still image from video calling for the release of “the legitimate
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HONOLULU (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump headed to Japan on the first stop of his five-nation tour of Asia on Saturday, looking to present a united front with the Japanese against North Korea as tensions run high over Pyongyang’s nuclear and missile tests. Trump, who is on a 12-day trip, is to speak to
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BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon’s prime minister Saad al-Hariri resigned on Saturday, saying he believed there was an assassination plot against him and accusing Iran and its Lebanese ally Hezbollah of sowing strife in the Arab world. FILE PHOTO – Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri presides a cabinet meeting at the governmental palace in Beirut, Lebanon
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VALLETTA (Reuters) – Thousands of mourners at a funeral on Friday for slain Maltese anti-corruption blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia heard a plea for the protection of journalistic freedoms and a warning to her unknown killers that they face “the justice of God.” Journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia’s sons Matthew and Paul carry the coffin of their
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