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Waging war on Korean Peninsula inadmissible, says Lavrov

Waging war on Korean Peninsula inadmissible, says Lavrov

Russia sees no explicable reasons preventing Western partners, including the USA, from joining work on the Russian-Chinese road map for the settlement on the Korean peninsula, he said. "Bringing together apples and oranges would be wrong, especially in such complicated issues as the Iran nuclear deal". In a Thursday interview with The New York Times , Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif dismissed any re-negotiations of the 2015 nuclear deal, saying Washington seeks getting more ...


Minnesota targeted by Russia-backed groups before 2016 election

Minnesota targeted by Russia-backed groups before 2016 election

The majority of the efforts found by DHS were scanning, but not breaches, and the officials stressed that there was "no evidence of any impact to voting anywhere", the news release said. Homeland Security officials say hackers believed to be Russian agents targeted voter registration systems in more than 20 states. Wyman says the notice from the federal agency "confirmed information her office previously shared with federal security officials previous year", according to the release.


Britain says suspends training of Myanmar military following violence

Britain says suspends training of Myanmar military following violence

Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, said the military's "brutal" security campaign was in clear violation of global law, and cited what he called refugees' consistent accounts of widespread extrajudicial killings, rape, and other atrocities.


India can't deport Rohingya refugees, says UNHCR

India can't deport Rohingya refugees, says UNHCR

India is considering supplying arms to Myanmar's government in a sign of strong support for a neighbor that faces criticism for its crackdown on Rohingya Muslims . British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson hosted a ministerial meeting to discuss ways to resolve the Rohingya crisis , which included ministers from Turkey, Australia, Indonesia, Sweden and U.S.


Closes higher after Fed signaled rate hike by end 2017

Closes higher after Fed signaled rate hike by end 2017

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 22,412.59 for a gain of 41.79 points or 0.19%. The spike in yields drove up bank shares and other financial market-related shares. Weak performances by Apple and Microsoft also dragged the index lower. The Federal Open Market Committee released economic projections and Janet Yellen discussed the committee's plans to begin reducing the Fed's balance sheet at a press conference following the two-day September meeting.


BVB - Aubameyang: PSG sporting director ended hopes of move

BVB - Aubameyang: PSG sporting director ended hopes of move

I move forward, I am well in Dortmund. I shall no longer speak of Madrid. "Maybe they do not want me anymore", the Gabonese front-man told RMC . "And once he arrived, he decided he didn't want to take me". At the start of June, I met PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi. It was before Antero Henrique's arrival. Aubameyang's third reported option was a move to the Chinese Super League - one he never entertained.