Russian Federation pushes for United Nations probe into Syria chemical attack

Assad said Syria's military had given up all its chemical weapons in 2013 after an agreement made at the time and that "even if we had them, we would not use them". "We are deeply anxious by our partners in the UN Security Council trying to evade a... More..

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Malcolm Turnbull, Narendra Modi sign six agreements
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Malcolm Turnbull, Narendra Modi sign six agreements

While riding on the train, Prime Minister Turnbull whipped out his phone and snapped a selfie with PM Modi. Emphasising on peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region, Prime Minister Modi said challenges l...More..

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Satellite images suggest North Korea preparing for nuclear test

Yoshihide Suga, the top spokesman for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government, declined to comment Wednesday on whether the country would support a US strike on North Korea. Bermudez said the regime h...More..

French judges to European Parliament
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

French judges to European Parliament

Though game, called " Fiscal Kombat ", was created by a volunteer posse of his admirers, it was met with approval by the official campaign. Le Pen has told French media that it will be a matter for debate at ...More..

Donald Trump just got trolled from the 'first protest in space'
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Donald Trump just got trolled from the 'first protest in space'

Attaching the sign to a weather balloon, ASAN flew their protest high above the very planet Trump's administration has repeatedly dismissed, with proposed cuts to NASA's Earth science program and a regular de...More..

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'Conflict could break out at any moment' over N Korea: China

The U.S.is prepared to launch a preemptive strike with conventional weapons against North Korea should officials become convinced that North Korea is about to follow through with a nuclear weapons test, multipl...More..

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Assad says army 'gave up' all chemical weapons in 2013

Mr Assad told the AFP news agency that the Syrian government gave up its arsenal of chemical weapons in 2013, adding "even if we have them, we wouldn't use them". "We see that after Trump entered office, Washin...More..

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Bashar Assad Tells AFP That Chemical Attack Was Western 'Fabrication'

Russian Federation has never publicly acknowledged any such attacks by Assad's forces and has tried for the past 18 months to help him expand his authority in Syria. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chem...More..

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New federal marijuana legislation pushes ahead

Member of Parliament Bill Blair , a former head of the Toronto Police Department, said the legalization of marijuana will better protect young people and cut out organized crime. This makes it hard, if...More..

Easter activities include egg hunts, free movie
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Easter activities include egg hunts, free movie

Gurley St. Admission for adults and children over 8 will be $ 5 per person, with all proceeds going to the East Haven Rotary Club. Even if you don't have tickets to the Ottawa Senators playoff game on Saturda...More..

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North Korea says it 'will go to war' if United States provokes it

Tensions on the peninsula have soared this week amid speculation of a possible sixth nuclear test, following two previous year, as Pyongyang works to develop a long-range weapon that could strike the US. Nort...More..

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Korea army vows 'merciless' response to U.S. provocation

Pang Zhongying of the School of International Studies at Beijing's Renmin University agreed that military action was unlikely, but said another North Korean nuclear test would mark "the crossing of a red line...More..

Former Sooner Parrish Cobb Arrested for Armed Robbery for a Second Time
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Former Sooner Parrish Cobb Arrested for Armed Robbery for a Second Time

Norman Police said that Parrish Cobb, 19, was one of two robbery suspects. Cobb was later booked into Cleveland County Detention Center on complaints of robbery with a unsafe weapon, possession of a firearm d...More..

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Huge US bomb kills dozens of IS militants in Afghanistan

The "earsplitting blast" could be heard on both sides of the border, The Associated Press reported, citing the Afghan Ministry of Defense. Officials originally estimated that upwards of 700 or 800 militants...More..

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US intelligence intercepted communications between Syrian military and chemical experts

He said the two sides would also discuss disagreements on Syria and how to end the country's six-year civil war. In the latest veto, Russian Federation blocked a draft resolution backed by the United States...More..

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Assad regime used chemical weapons, United States tells Moscow

The dim view of U.S. Trump attributed his change of heart to unspecified transformations within North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, which he said were a direct response to criticism he had levelled that the...More..

Chinese foreign minister: No winners if Korea war breaks out
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Chinese foreign minister: No winners if Korea war breaks out

Chinese envoys occasionally visit Israel and the Palestinian Territories, though China has traditionally played little role in Middle East conflicts or diplomacy, despite its reliance on the region for oil. Ter...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

White House national security adviser: U.S. eager for Syrian regime change

The hope, he said, is that "we can navigate a political outcome in which the Syrian people, in fact, will determine Bashar al-Assad's fate and his legitimacy". "Congress needs to work with the president to try ...More..

Led Airstrike in Syria Kills 18 Ally Fighters
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Led Airstrike in Syria Kills 18 Ally Fighters

In the end, 18 SDF militiamen were killed in the mistaken strike. Central Command said the strike was launched Tuesday. The dam, along with the surrounding town and adjacent airfield, will also provide Syri...More..

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Korean official blames Trump for region's 'vicious cycle'

The White House has been trying for weeks to convince China to help contain North Korea , but in recent weeks Trump has signaled a willingness to handle the issue alone. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi called...More..

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Iran's president resisters to run in May elections

Key among them was the nuclear deal between Tehran and six leading world powers in 2015, which paved the way for a relaxation of sanctions in return for curbs on Iran's nuclear programme. Rouhani registered on ...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

US drops 'mother of all bombs' on IS-held caves in Afghanistan

CENTCOM said US military forces "took every precaution to avoid civilian casualties" and will continue offensive operations until ISIS is defeated. "The GBU-43/B has been in the USA arsenal for more than 14 y...More..

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China experts see low chance of Korea fighting

North Korea's vice foreign minister says President Donald Trump's policy toward the country is more "vicious and aggressive" than President Barack Obama's. Han said: "We certainly will not keep our arms crossed...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Chelsea clash is 'just a game, no difference' for Mourinho

Lots of chances that you don't transform because of a bad decision, bad control, a sloppy touch or a flick. "If I were one of my defenders I would be very disappointed because they had serious work and the peop...More..

Mother of All Bombs: Trump hails U.S. military for targeting IS
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Mother of All Bombs: Trump hails U.S. military for targeting IS

US President Donald Trump had earlier termed the mission "very, very successful". White House press secretary Sean Spicer said all appropriate measures were taken to avoid civilian injuries and the military i...More..

Bartra out for four weeks with bomb attack injury
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Bartra out for four weeks with bomb attack injury

It comes and goes in waves. Borussia Dortmund attacking midfielder Marco Reus has been passed fit to play on Saturday against Eintracht Frankfurt, coach Thomas Tuchel confirmed on Thursday. It could easily ha...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

USA massive bomb kills 36 IS militants in Afghanistan

It was dropped in the Nangarhar province near the Pakistan border, CNN reported , adding that it was the first time the bomb had been used in conflict. It was "designed to support the efforts of the Afghan Nat...More..

Leicester City-Crystal Palace Preview
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Leicester City-Crystal Palace Preview

Fans claimed police used tear gas and rubber bullets against them as tensions boiled over in Spain and accused the authorities of being over zealous. Emma Chetwynd from Tamworth alleged: "We did scarper out q...More..

Zuma celebrates 75th birthday with pledge to win fight against racism
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Zuma celebrates 75th birthday with pledge to win fight against racism

Zuma invited much controversy after he sacked Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan amid a sudden cabinet reshuffle, leading to worldwide rating agencies downgrading the country's status to junk and a free fall of ...More..

Why Are Chemical Weapons a 'Red Line' for US Intervention?
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Why Are Chemical Weapons a 'Red Line' for US Intervention?

The U.S. says the strike was in response to a nerve gas attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun last week, which has been widely blamed on government forces. Mr Johnson had been due in the Russian capit...More..

Canada's Government Introduces Bill To Legalize Recreational Marijuana
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Canada's Government Introduces Bill To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Where the United States is moving state-by-state on this contentious issue, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his cabinet are legalizing an iconic and popular narcotic in one fell swoop on a national basis. "Th...More..

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Paul Manafort registers as foreign agent for work with Russian Federation

Leshchenko said the payment matched those listed on the ledger. For almost a decade, Manafort advised Yanukovych, who was elected president in 2010 but fled to Moscow four years later after demonstrations dem...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

S. Korea condemns comments by North's official

Mr Trump flexed his military muscle last week by ordering cruise missile strikes on a Syrian airbase the U.S. believed was the origin of an alleged chemical weapons attack on civilians in a northern Syria town....More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

President Assad Says Chemical Attack 100 Percent Fabrication

He said USA secretary of state Rex Tillerson is considering the request. "But it doesn't have to be this way". Sergey Lavrov said Thursday that inspectors from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemi...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Russian Federation vetoes United Nations resolution on Syria gas attack probe

He said working groups would be established to improve U.S. Still, Tillerson sought to stress the positives from his meetings. Allegations of collusion between Russian officials and Trump campaign associa...More..