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South Korea, US Stay Firm On North Korea

President Moon Jae-in greets USA official Matthew Pottinger at Cheong Wa Dae on Tuesday. Exports rose to $180 billion last month, up 8 percent from a year earlier, according to Chinese customs data. The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says North Korea is intimidating the global community with its nuclear program, military ability and cyberattacks.



Western Wall Not Part of Israel

The senior PLO official is convinced of Abbas' awareness that there will be no two-state solution as long as Netanyahu is prime minister. The new US Ambassador, David Friedman, just arrived in Israel and his first visit was to the Western Wall where he said he "prayed for the president".



Besieged White House denies, defends as new bombshells hit

President Donald Trump watches Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan depart the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Trump disclosed classified information in that meeting. All 33 Democrats on the House Oversight and Judiciary Committees penned additional letters to the chairmen of both panels demanding an investigation into the actions of Trump, Attorney General Jeff Sessions and top White House aides - and whether they "engaged in an ongoing conspiracy to obstruct the criminal, ...


Merkel's Conservatives Win German State Election

Merkel's Conservatives Win German State Election

The pressure is on the Social Democrats of challenger Martin Schulz in the election Sunday for the state legislature in North Rhine-Westphalia. Another scandal that affected the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia in 2016 was a terrorist attack that took place in Berlin on December 19, when a truck rammed into people at a Christmas market in the center of Berlin, killing 12 people and injuring 48 more.



White House insists Trump's disclosures 'wholly appropriate'

The information was reliable enough that the U.S.is considering a ban on laptops on all flights from Europe to the United States. What did trump tell the Russians? A senior US official told the AP that Mr Trump shared details about an IS terror threat related to the use of laptop computers on aircraft with Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov and ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak.