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US Senator had secret meeting with North Korea to free Otto Warmbier

US Senator had secret meeting with North Korea to free Otto Warmbier

In Warmbier's case, the North Koreans took him just days ahead of a nuclear test. Top U.S. and Chinese diplomats and defense chiefs are meeting in the U.S. Three Americans and six South Korean nationals are still detained in North Korea. Upon his return to the USA, doctors who examined Warmbier said the former University of Virginia student had incurred significant brain damage and was in a state of "unresponsive wakefulness".



Compare the Senate, GOP health bills and 'Obamacare' on key issues

Appealing to Congress and the U.S. people, Mr Obama said the 142-page plan had a "fundamental meanness" at its core and was "not a healthcare bill". "This is a bill created to strip away health care benefits and protections from Americans who need it most in order to give a tax break to the folks who need it least", Schumer said.


Russian Opposition Leader Detained by Authorities During Corruption Demonstrations

Russian Opposition Leader Detained by Authorities During Corruption Demonstrations

Petersburg. Navalny's wife posted a picture of the moment her husband was arrested on his official Twitter feed, saying , "Alexei has been arrested in the entrance to our block of flats". "We are cancelling the rally on Sakharova (street) and relocating our very peaceful event to Tverskaya (street)", Navalny said . That is exactly what the government was trying to head off when it banned the protest from Moscow's city center.


Israel Begins Construction On First Settlement In 20 Years

Israel Begins Construction On First Settlement In 20 Years

On the campaign trail, Mr Trump indicated he would be far more sympathetic to settlements than Mr Obama. Jared Kushner , President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, will meet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday, beginning a new USA effort to revive Middle East peace efforts.


Protesters from Planned Parenthood rally against 'Trumpcare'

Protesters from Planned Parenthood rally against 'Trumpcare'

The Attorney General has been an advocate for Planned Parenthood , and the abortion giant has supported his political campaigns. "We have framed this whole thing as Planned Parenthood being an abortion factory, but in fact, for many women, it is primary health care", Velshi said .