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Despite GOP wins in Ga., SC races, Dems see silver linings

Democratic candidate for 6th congressional district Jon Ossoff concedes to Republican Karen Handel at his election night party in Atlanta, Tuesday, June 20, 2017 . Price won the district last November by 23 points, and Ossoff's much closer margin serves as a 'silver lining, ' Democratic congresswoman Cheri Bustos said.


Chances Of Trump Meeting North Korea's Kim Narrowing - White House

Chances Of Trump Meeting North Korea's Kim Narrowing - White House

Corker also said Warmbier's death "just stirs up this anger towards North Korea ". "It is our sad duty to report that our son, Otto Warmbier , has completed his journey home". The 22-year-old was medically evacuated to the United States on Tuesday last week, suffering from severe brain damage. VOA called Young Pioneer Travel repeatedly at its Xi'an headquarters but reached only its answering machine.


London Bridge attackers 'may have planned siege'

London Bridge attackers 'may have planned siege'

They all had the same black insulating tape around the handle, and were tied to the killers' wrists with shoelaces. "It could be that they had plans to take the attack into a siege situation or it might be that they saw it as protection from being shot themselves", the officer said.


Benjamin Netanyahu warns Iran to not threaten Israel

Benjamin Netanyahu warns Iran to not threaten Israel

They targeted "Takfiri [Islami State] forces in the Deir Ezzor region in Eastern Syria ", CNN reported . The extremist group's 7 June attack on Tehran left at least 18 people dead and more than 50 injured. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has stressed that the Islamic Republic will respond "more decisively" to any future terrorist attack on Iran's soil.


UVA Mourns Death of Student Otto Warmbier

UVA Mourns Death of Student Otto Warmbier

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said in an interview with "CBS This Morning" that North Korea must bear "heavy responsibility" for Warmbier's death. "And frankly if he were brought home sooner, I think the result would have been a lot different". Otto Warmbier was held for over a year for trying to take a propaganda sign, but died shortly after returning to United States soil.


United States forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

United States forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

The line was established in October 2015 after Russian Federation entered Syria's civil war to prop up President Bashar al-Assad. The defence forces are closely monitoring the air situation in Syria, the department said , and they will decide on the resumption of air operations in Syria in due course.