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Author: 0 Russia, Iran army chiefs vow to continue Syria fight

But the US missile attack is expected to loom over Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's visit to Moscow next week. Trump is weighing next steps after ordering airstrikes last week. Gabbard denounced the decision to take military action in a strongly worded statement Thursday in which she said the administration acted "recklessly" to escalate global tensions and without evidence that Assad was responsible for the chemical attack.

Author: 0 Trump Advisers: US seeks to fight IS and oust Syria's Assad

Pentagon probes possible Russian Federation involvement in chemical attack that prompted United States strike. U.S. President Donald Trump ordered cruise missile strikes on a Syrian air base after he blamed Assad for the chemical attack, which killed at least 70 people, many of them children, in the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun.

Global Media China seeks Russia's help to 'cool' North Korea situation
Author: 0 China seeks Russia's help to 'cool' North Korea situation

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un on April 15 saluted as ranks of goose-stepping soldiers followed by tanks and other military hardware paraded in Pyongyang for a show of strength with tensions mounting over his nuclear ambitions. Senior US intelligence sources claimed Kim Jong-un is in the final stages of preparing for his sixth nuclear test - with Mr Trump warning that he will not hesitate to respond if it reaches for the trigger.

Global Media Trump talks tough on North Korea, says Kim 'gotta behave'
Author: 0 Trump talks tough on North Korea, says Kim 'gotta behave'

Defying worldwide pressure, the North test-fired another missile on Sunday as fears grow that it may also be preparing for its sixth nuclear weapons test. "But at the same time ", the prime minister said, "dialogue for the sake of dialogue is valueless and it is necessary for us to exercise pressure North Korea so that it comes forward and engages in this serious dialogue".

Global Media Sweden Attack Suspect Had Been Ordered To Leave Country
Author: 0 Sweden Attack Suspect Had Been Ordered To Leave Country

Police spokesman Lars Bystrom told The Associated Press: "Yes, it is correct, it is likely him". The attack in Stockholm joins a growing pattern of vehicles being used to launch attacks on pedestrians. The attack happened just before 3 p.m. local time. An image of a suspect caught on a surveillance camera was later released by police. In response, hundreds gathered Saturday at the site of the crash in the Swedish capital, building a heartbreaking wall of flowers on the aluminum fence ...

Global Media Arkansas governor says execution plan just part of the job
Author: 0 Arkansas governor says execution plan just part of the job

Local media outlets had tweeted photos and video of Griffen appearing to mimic an inmate strapped to a gurney at the demonstration. The Arkansas Attorney General's office called the decision by U.S. She said that while the state demonstrated it does not plan to torture the inmates, the inmates had a right to challenge the method of execution in an attempt to show it "creates a demonstrated risk of severe pain".

Global Media On North Korea, Trump signals break with US-China policy
Author: 0 On North Korea, Trump signals break with US-China policy

Mr Trump and General McMaster said they hoped China would convince its neighbour, which depends on Beijing to prop up its trades and finances, to stop the crisis escalating. He said the National Security Council was collaborating with the Pentagon, the State Department, and intelligence agencies to provide Mr Trump with options.

Global Media Iran's Ahmadinejad registers to run for president
Author: 0 Iran's Ahmadinejad registers to run for president

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei had advised Ahmadinejad last September not to run again and the ex-president said he agreed, even calling a news conference last week to announce he was backing his former vice president, Hamid Baghaei , for the presidency.

Author: 0 Donald Trump calls for tighter H-1B visa programme used by Indians

The order is an attempt by Mr Trump to carry out his "America First" campaign pledges to reform United States immigration policies and encourage purchases of American products. Speaking at the headquarters of Wisconsin-based toolmaker Snap-on, Trump said that the order "declares that the policy of our government is to aggressively promote and use American-made goods and to ensure that American labor is hired to do the job".

Author: 0 Trump says North Korea has 'gotta behave'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. "President Trump placed the challenge presented by North Korea as both more immediate and more strategically significant for the United States in his discussion with China's president", Yates said. Previous presidents have repeatedly left all options on the table while trying to enlist China's help to pressure North Korea to pursue diplomatic solutions.

Global Media Antetokounmpo scores 28 points, Bucks beat Raptors 97-83
Author: 0 Antetokounmpo scores 28 points, Bucks beat Raptors 97-83

Raptors F Serge Ibaka appeared in his 90th playoff game Saturday. The third seeded Raptors lead the National Basketball Association in wins after trailing by 10 or more points over the last two seasons. But when Maker and Giannis Antetokounmpo are the big men, and 6'5 Malcolm Brogdon is the starting point guard defending Lowry, those spaces close much quicker, or don't exist at all.

Author: 0 Mexican Fugitive Governor Arrested - Second in Days

Mexico requested Guatemala's assistance in capturing the fugitive ex-governor of Veracruz, which borders the Gulf of Mexico. Ex-Veracruz state Gov. Javier Duarte looked pale and visibly exhausted as he was brought to the military base in Guatemala's capital guarded by two dozen police officers.

Author: 0 Macron's lead narrows in French presidential election: polls

It featured all 11 candidates in the race. Melenchon appears to be gaining votes from Hamon, who is struggling to stay above a 10 percent rating in the polls, but he is also getting votes from further afield. The Socialist candidate, former education minister Benoit Hamon, has outlined a plan to introduce a universal income. She said she is "politically persecuted" and added that in any case, as a member of the European Parliament, she has "parliamentary immunity".

Author: 0 United Nations peacekeeping operations to end in haiti, Indian units to remain

The Security Council has acknowledged the completion of Haiti's presidential election, along with the inauguration of its new president, as a "major milestone towards stabilisation " in the Caribbean country. The UN said the new mission was also authorised to "protect civilians under imminent threat of physical violence, within its capabilities and areas of deployment, as needed".

Global Media 24 die in Philippines accident
Author: 0 24 die in Philippines accident

Police said the bus, carrying more than 40 passengers, crashed around 11 a.m. local time in Capintalan village in Carranglan town in Nueva Ecjia province. He also said that several people were injured in the incident and have been taken to hospital, many of them are in a serious condition. President Rodrigo Duterte's spokesman Ernesto Abella expressed condolences to the families of the victims and said those responsible would be held accountable.

Global Media Opposition to challenge votes on expanding Erdogan's powers
Author: 0 Opposition to challenge votes on expanding Erdogan's powers

In the poll, 51.4% of Turkish voters backed the changes. Germany, host to some 4 million Turks, said it was up to Erdogan himself to heal the rifts that the vote had exposed. They said this move "removed an important safeguard and were contested by the opposition". He said a similar procedure had been used in past elections.

Global Media Hattiesburg, Lion's Club host 70th annual Easter Egg Hunt
Author: 0 Hattiesburg, Lion's Club host 70th annual Easter Egg Hunt

The guest hunted for golden eggs that contained special prizes and the children voted for their favorite decorated egg with a chance to win them. The Moses Lake Lions Club hosted their annual event at McCosh Park, one of the more popular events drawing a few hundred kids each year.

Author: 0 Welcome Brighton & Hove Albion to the Premier League

Yesterday morning's joy was all the more welcome, given Bloom had experienced several near misses, none more so than last season, when they lost out in heartbreaking fashion on the second and last automatic promotion place on goal difference.