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North Korea intends to seek extradition of assassination suspects

The notice did not say where CIA would situate the new unit, though the group could definitely perform its functions from within the Agency's campus at Langley, Virginia, while still coordinating with other US and foreign intelligence and security organizations.



Conservatives Make Strong Gains In UK Local Elections

The Conservative candidate for the new "metro mayor" post for the West of England, Tim Bowles, beat Labours Lesley Mansell by 51.6 per cent to 48.4 per cent, registering another major win for the Tories. ICM's research director, Martin Boon, said there was now a risk that the latest poll was over-stating support for Conservatives and under-representing the Liberal Democrats.



South Korean won up on Moon win

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un - Kim Jong Il's son - is closer than ever to having a credible nuclear deterrent to what it sees as an existential threat from Washington. Last month, the state-run newspaper Rodong Sinmun claimed US-Australian military exercises in northern Australia were preparation for nuclear war against North Korea and threatened Darwin with a potential retaliatory strike.



Trump Interview With Lester Holt: Russia Ties 'Made Up' Story by Democrats

A combination photo shows U.S. President Donald Trump (L) and former FBI Director James Comey. "I assume you're referring to the tweet , and I talked to the president and the president has nothing further to add on that", Spicer said. Trump and Comey's relationship was strained early on, in part because of the president's explosive and unsubstantiated claims that Barack Obama wiretapped Trump Tower.