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South Korea, US agree to apply pressure, sanctions on North - Blue House

The Council reaffirmed previous Council decisions that North Korea not conduct further launches using ballistic missile technology, nuclear tests, or any other provocation. The phone call came a day after the U.N. Security Council vote, in the wake of the country's tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles believed to be capable of reaching the USA mainland.

S. Korea's parliamentary chief urges N. Korea to return to nuclear talks

Hassan Rouhani also expressed his hope the Serzh Sargsyan's visit to Tehran will give a new impetus to expansion and development of bilateral relations. US, UK, France and Germany issued a declaration then, which urges Iran to stop missile tests. All nuclear-related sanctions on Iran were removed, based on UN Security Council's Resolution 2231 and Iran put restrictions to its nuclear activities.

North Korea, sea-feud issues, delay Asean communiqué

A bilateral meeting that had been scheduled for Sunday between Kono and Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, whose country is hosting the ASEAN Regional Forum, was cancelled due to Cayetano's health, diplomatic sources said. The escalating tensions on the Korean Peninsula and efforts by Washington to isolate Pyongyang diplomatically, the long-seething disputes in the South China Sea and alarm over Islamic extremism amid a disastrous siege by Islamic State group-linked militants of ...

China Supports Tough New UN Sanctions Against North Korea

US President Donald Trump on Saturday commended China and Russian Federation for their support on a US-drafted resolution ramping up sanctions on North Korea , saying he "appreciates" their votes. While signing the legislation, Trump boasted that it "sends a clear message to North Korea that the American people will not tolerate their risky and destabilizing behavior".

Temperatures in Oklahoma mild for August, rain chances ahead this week

Monday night: 30 percent chance of rain before 8 p.m., then isolated showers after that. Forecasters now expect more than an inch of rain to fall on Greater Boston into Tuesday morning. Mostly cloudy with a low around 73. After an overnight low around 56, Tuesday should be sunny, with a high near 78 and west winds around 5 miles per hour.

Vietnam challenges China at ASEAN talks

It set the stage for a fiery few days of diplomacy, with the top diplomats from China, the U.S. Russian Federation and North Korea to join their counterparts for security talks from Sunday. and Japan would end military drills in the area. India is actively boosting its economic and strategic security ties with the Asean nations under the government's Act East Policy.

British woman 'shot in Brazil after getting lost'

The family were travelling in Angra dos Reis , a popular coastal holiday destination about 90 miles from Rio de Janeiro, police said. Inside the favela, called Agua Santa, "they were confronted by criminals who ordered them to get out and the vehicle was hit by shots from a firearm", local police chief Bruno Gilaberte said.

Richard Blumenthal worries DOJ is 'weaponizing' laws to protect Trump's image

Trump's series of tweets came after Blumenthal voiced support on CNN for continuing the investigation into alleged Russian meddling in last year's election and expressed concern about the Department of Justice's increased focus on rooting out administration officials who leak information damaging to Trump.

Renault Sets Up New Iran Partnership Amid US Trade Tensions

According to the two phases of the contract, Renault will be manufacturing 300,000 cars in Iran every year, he explained. The first two models, the new Renault Duster the Renault Symbol, will be manufactured in Iran by 2018. The companies involved in the deal are Industrial Development and Renovation Organisation of Iran ( IDRO ), and the Negin Group. The company reached an initial deal with IDRO in September, when it said the partnership will begin producing cars next year.

Mueller Probe Seeks WH Documents on Flynn's Business Ties

They're attacking Mueller and the attorneys and investigators he has added to his team responsible for the DOJ Russia probe. "A total fabrication to excuse the colossal and unexpected, unwanted defeat of Hillary Clinton in last year's election".

Manhunt underway after Missouri police officer killed at traffic stop

Sgt. Bill Lowe with the Missouri State Highway Patrol says around 10: 45 p.m. Sunday officer Gary Michael initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle on a registration violation. Lowe says the driver got out of the auto and shot at Michael, who was able to return fire. Michael returned fire, and the suspect drove off before crashing blocks away.

4-year-old OH boy shot in head during road rage

WKYC reports the boy was conscious and breathing when he was taken to the hospital. The auto the mother said she honked at followed her and her son to the merge at Route 2 and I-90 just east of Dead Man's Curve where shots were fired into their vehicle.

BJP Resorted to Violence to Divert Attention from Medical Scam: Kerala CM

Such attempts cause serious concern and all political parties had shared the opinion, he said after the all-party meet convened in the wake of political violence in the state. Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said the all-party meeting took a strong note of campaigns instigating hatred in social media. There were widespread corruption involving local BJP leaders in the state.

IPhone Maker Foxconn Building Multibillion Dollar Facility in MI

Snyder's communications team has not confirmed the report, but did release a statement from the governor which included a picture with the chairman. "They had a great visit and very productive dialogue, but we don't have any official announcements to make at this time", Snyder spokesperson Anna Heaton said.

Little Leaguer smacks grand slam to trees on cue from announcer

A grand slam. Georgia beat SC, 14-2, and someday, years from now, we'll look back at this video and say, "oh yeah, wow" when Blalock is winning the 2027 MLB Home Run Derby on Mars. "Now if he hits it that far, I - just - that would be incredible". The team will have to win its next three games for us to see Blalock hit bombs in the Little League World Series.

Mueller Looks at Whether Flynn Was Secretly Paid by Turkey

Flynn was tapped to help the American subsidiary of SCL win new US government contracts, according to people familiar with his role. Trump has consistently denied any collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation and has called Mueller's probe "a witch hunt".

Kellyanne Conway Says Trump Not Discussing Firing Special Counsel Bob Mueller

Trump Jr. met with Natalia Veselnitskaya in June 2016 after Veselnitskaya promised him damaging information about then-Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton . He then said, "What the prosecutors should be looking at are Hillary Clinton's 33,000 deleted emails", at which the crowd erupted in a positively orgasmic cheer that then turned into chants of "Lock her up!" Mueller reportedly convened a grand jury for his investigation.

Carillion plc's (CLLN) Under Review Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

Shore Capital reiterated a buy rating on shares of Shire PLC in a report on Wednesday, June 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 7,150 ($93.37), for a total transaction of £4,153,721 ($5,424,028.47). If you are viewing this piece on another publication, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of US and global copyright laws. The legal version of this piece can be read at ...

Returned to France 270 jihadists

The number of jihadis to have returned to France included 217 adults and 54 minors, with some of them now in detention, Gerard Collomb told Le Journal du Dimanche . France has been on high alert since January 2015, when it was hit by a series of ISIS-linked terrorist attacks. This year, ISIS attackers were involved in two incidents targeting police on the Champs Elysees in Paris.

China urges talks, not sanctions with North Korea

Bolstered by new U.N. sanctions, the United States and North Korea's neighbors are joining in a fresh attempt to isolate Pyongyang over its nuclear and missile programs, in a global pressure campaign being cheered on by President Donald Trump.

Can Kelly conquer the White House chaos?

Mr Miller wrote Mr Trump's inauguration speech. According to an official whose name was not revealed , Miller is on a shortlist that has been prepared by Trump . Miller has always been an immigration hardliner and was critical, when he worked as an aide to Jeff Sessions when he was a senator from Alabama, in rallying the opposition against the congressional bipartisan effort aimed at immigration reform.

Green MPs quit in protest over Metiria Turei

The Green Party promises to protect Maori seats in parliament and review the Treaty of Waitangi settlement process. He said at the caucus meeting tomorrow morning he'll be moving a motion to suspend both of them from caucus and will be speaking to the executive about their membership of the Green Party and about formally removing them from the party list immediately.

North Korea rejects South's talks offer: Yonhap

MILITARIZATION of the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) should be avoided by all claimant countries and other states so as not to complicate the situation in the disputed territories, foreign ministers of the Association of the South East Asian Nations (Asean) said in its joint communiqué on Monday.

ASEAN Foreign Ministers Express 'Grave Concern' over N. Korea

Kang said that Seoul had expected a swift response from the North Korean side, but Ri rejected her suggestion. The North Korean foreign minister told his South Korean counterpart that the Moon Jae-in administration's proposals for dialogue with Pyongyang "lack sincerity", multiple South Korean outlets reported.

Kayleigh McEnany appears in pro-Trump 'news' video after leaving CNN

This is the second news-style segment posted to Trump's Facebook page this week - the first was spearheaded by Trump's daughter-in-law, Lara Trump. "Americans deserve a raise, and President Trump is finally putting the American worker first", she added. "We are going to bring you nothing but the facts " and that "I bet you haven't heard about all the accomplishments the president had this week, because there's so much fake news out there".

David Cameron pictured with a Corbynista and cigarette at Wilderness Festival

After being asked to pose for a snap with a fellow festival-goer, what he didn't realise was that the women's outfit had the Labour leader's surname - "Corbyn" - emblazoned within a heart on her back. Lucy later added: 'He was so mad when he saw me walk off with what was on my back'. The 47-year-old councillor was posting with husband Steve - but Cameron can be seen just behind the pair staring down the camera lens.

UNSC adopts new N Korea sanctions

Tillerson says he and the South Korean diplomat plan to discuss the sanctions during their meeting, along with next steps to pressure the North. The resolution's adoption follows North Korea's first successful tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States on July 3 and July 27.

Adele treats children who survived Grenfell blaze to Despicable Me 3

On Saturday, a source revealed to United Kingdom publication The Sun that Adele organized an event for the young survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire last Thursday. The singer was at the site during a memorial vigil , and also paid a visit to London firefighters who were at the scene of the tragedy. However, the final death toll will not be known until at least the end of the year.

Leeds United sign Cameron Borthwick-Jackson from Manchester United in loan deal

Ajax were keen to sign Borthwick-Jackson this summer and held initial discussions with his representatives. He'll be hoping it goes better than last season as he spent the campaign on loan with Wolverhampton Wanderers but only managed to play seven times as the club looked to their more experienced players to get the job done.

Uproar in Kerala assembly over political violence

After the meeting, CM Pinarayi Vijayan said, "All parties have extended support to the efforts to ensure peace". Criminals need to be seen as who they are, irrespective of their political affiliations. The vigilance investigation team will consider the internal probe report prepared by the BJP, "he said". Kerala government is gearing up to set up Wi-Fi hotspots in 2,000 public places to offer free internet access as part of ambitious efforts to make the state digital-friendly.

Russian foreign minister says U.S. ready to continue dialogue

Malaysia and the United States (US) are set to deliberate on wide range of bilateral, regional and worldwide issues of mutual interest, starting tomorrow. "We hope higher imports from the USA will help ease pressure on this issue. and the trend should continue", Pimchanok Vonkhorporn, head of the commerce ministry's trade policy and strategy office, told Reuters on Monday.

USA techie returns to find mother's decomposed body in Mumbai home

Oshiwara police have registered a case of accidental death, reported NDTV. The incident has come as a shocker for everyone in Lokhandwala complex of Andheri (West) where the elderly woman was staying alone in the apartment after the demise of husband Kedarnath.

China says N. Korea sanctions 'necessary' but urges dialogue

The sanctions are expected to slash North Korea's annual export revenue of US$3 billion (A$3.8 billion) by more than a third, according to a statement from USA ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley . Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, meeting with North Korea's top diplomat during the gathering in Manila, issued an uncharacteristically strong warning to the country.

Welcome boost from China to global pressure on North Korea

The resolution would ban North Korean exports of seafood, coal, lead, lead ore, iron and iron ore. The sanctions will slash North Korea's annual export revenue of $3 billion by more than a third, according to a statement from Haley's office.

Australia backs United Nations sanctions against North Korea

The sanctions also apply to North Korea's Foreign Trade Bank and prohibits it from increasing the number of workers it sends overseas, whose earnings contribute the country's foreign exchange revenues. China, North Korea's only worldwide ally and a veto-wielding member of the UN Security Council, voted in favour of the resolution this time. The sanctions would cap North Korea's lucrative program of farming out labourers to other nations.

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