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North Korea Rejects New UNSC Sanctions, Intends to Continue Nuclear Buildup

The penalties come as the Trump administration seeks to block North Korea's ability to build a nuclear weapon small enough to put atop a missile, and a ballistic missile powerful enough to deliver it to US shores. And it is direct threat to Russian Federation. Adding names to the United Nations blacklist mean a global travel ban and asset freeze, making the listings more symbolic given the isolated nature of official North Korean entities and the sophisticated network of front companies ...



Police shot, injured attacker near Notre Dame Cathedral

He was taken to hospital with chest injuries, according to a police source. The attacker was wounded but not killed, police said. Speaking after the attack, Collomb said police found kitchen knives, a hammer and other unsophisticated weapons on the wounded assailant.


Canada to rely less on US defense in major policy shift

Canada to rely less on US defense in major policy shift

In a major foreign policy speech in the House of Commons today, Freeland didn't mention Donald Trump by name, but made an unabashed pitch for the worldwide rules-based order that the USA president's America First policy is attacking. That means the renewal, "indeed the strengthening" of the post-war multilateral order. Freeland also said Canadians embody a way of life that works, embracing multiculturalism and diversity.


Hawking to vote for Labour, says Tories would be

Hawking to vote for Labour, says Tories would be "disaster"

Corbyn has also criticized Conservative cuts to police budgets that saw the number of officers nationwide fall by nearly 20,000 between 2010 and 2016 - years when May, as home secretary, was in charge of policing. Three-quarters of people who planned to vote Conservative at the start of the campaign are still backing the party (75%), but 10% have switched to Labour, and 10% say they are no longer sure who they will vote for.


Student killed, 10 injured during CASO in Kashmir's Shopian

Student killed, 10 injured during CASO in Kashmir's Shopian

They said that after the clashes intensified and it became hard for forces to carry on searches they allegedly opened fire on protesters injuring one Aadil Ahmad Magray son of Farooq Ahamd Magray. "A youth, Aadil Farooq, aged 20 years, was brought dead to our hospital this evening". "Search operation is going on in the area", it added. Only one of them was rushed to Shopian hospital.