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China Urges S.Korea to 'Remove Obstacles' to Good Ties

China Urges S.Korea to 'Remove Obstacles' to Good Ties

Chinese tourist numbers to South Korea plunged by two-thirds in April after Beijing banned tour groups over Seoul's deployment of a USA missile defence system, official statistics showed. Before leaving, Lee said a summit between Xi and Moon could happen as soon as July, on the sidelines of a Group of 20 meeting in Germany. Nine years later, Kang entered the Foreign Ministry as a specialist in global relations, exempt from the state exam for career diplomats, and served as an aide to ...



Iran worries driving Arab states close to Israel

He did not weigh in Israeli settlements, the status of Jerusalem or even whether the USA would continue to insist on a two-state solution giving the Palestinians sovereign territory. Melania Trump has once again appeared to ignore husband United States president Donald Trump's hand-holding advances, this time in Italy. "I could see a much deeper path to friendship with Israel and.



Ariana Grande 'flies home to Florida' after Manchester concert bombing

People gesture as they attend a vigil in Trafalgar Square, London Tuesday May 23, 2017 for the victims of the attack which killed over 20 people as fans left a pop concert by Ariana Grande in Manchester on Monday night. Her daughter had called her earlier in the evening, before a suspected suicide attacker detonated a bomb outside the arena as throngs of teenagers were leaving the show.


Donald Trump's Middle East Comment in Israel

Donald Trump's Middle East Comment in Israel

Security was tight, with the usually bustling Old City, where the Western Wall is located, essentially on lockdown and the plaza leading to the site cleared. He told Israel's Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu , that Iran would never have nuclear weapons. "It will leave an impression on me forever". The Western Wall is the last remnant of the supporting wall of the second Jewish temple, built by King Herod and destroyed by the Romans in 70 AD.


Trump Just Got Back From the Middle East

Trump Just Got Back From the Middle East

The U.S. has never recognized Israeli sovereignty over territory occupied in 1967, including east Jerusalem . "To the extent the Israelis have any questions, or clarification, I'm sure we're happy to provide that". Trump's visit to the Holy Sepulchre preceded his visit the Western Wall , one of Judaism's holiest sites. Mr Trump, wearing a black skullcap, was photographed pushing a prayer into the wall, as is traditional.