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Dennis Rodman says 'trying to open a door' in North Korea

Rodman has said he is trying to "accomplish" something both he and President Trump need through this visit. In 2013, Rodman visited North Korea to film a television documentary with representatives of the Harlem Globetrotters celebrity team and called the leader of the reclusive country "an awesome kid".



North Korea fires suspected cruise missiles after USA drills

However, the missiles are believed to be surface-to-ship missiles, also known as warship-killing cruise missiles, and not ballistic missiles capable of carrying a much bigger payload. USA ally South Korea said on Wednesday it would hold off on installing remaining elements of the THAAD system, which China strongly objects to, until the environmental study was completed.


Donald Tusk warns Theresa May there is 'no time to lose'

Donald Tusk warns Theresa May there is 'no time to lose'

Guy Verhofstadt, the European Parliament's Brexit co-ordinator, described the election result as yet another own goal for the UK. Mrs May cited the imminent Brexit negotiations as one reason to call the snap election. However, other European Union officials have said that date isn't confirmed and negotiations could be delayed. Follow all the live news and reaction in Lancashire here - results will be added as we get themBut Brussels officials have indicated that the date is not set in ...


United Nations rules Irish abortion ban to be a human rights violation

United Nations rules Irish abortion ban to be a human rights violation

The Pro Life Campaign has welcomed a Report showing that the number of women travelling from Ireland to England and Wales for abortions has decreased for the fifteenth consecutive year. The agency also said that one in ten women who took these abortion pills reported back to the provider that they were experiencing symptoms that required medical advice or treatment.



Suspected N.Korea drone photographed US missile defense site

Vietnam last Friday lodged a protest with the South Korean Embassy regarding President Moon Jae-in's recent remarks, according to Vietnam's foreign ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang. " North Korea nearly certainly has a compact fission warhead capable of fitting on a future ICBM", he said in the article, adding that with five nuclear tests, the North's claim of mastering miniaturization is in line with the progress that other nuclear powers had made at similar points in the development ...



Wales hold group leaders Serbia to World Cup qualifying draw

The Arsenal playmaker finished an injury-hit domestic season on a high with the victor in the FA Cup final against Chelsea . Stoke forward Jonathan Walters volleyed Ireland's equaliser five minutes from time to claim a 1-1 draw and keep Martin O'Neill's team level with Group D leaders Serbia on 12 points.