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Author: 0 Philippines goes ahead with ASEAN meet after foiling attack

Leaders from New Zealand, South Korea, the US, Japan, Australia, China are expected at the meeting, along with representatives from ASEAN's 9 other member states. Paynor said that with "Multilateral meetings of this sort, you usually expect 100% attendance". Several activities will happen on the 28th, including the Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand Growth Triangle Senior Officials Preparatory Meetings, the Asean Business Advisory Council Prosperity for All Summit; we have the 14th Asean ...

Author: 0 US officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack

McMaster said Russian leaders were supporting "a murderous regime" and their actions would dictate the future of U.S. A key test of whether the relationship can be salvaged comes next week when Secretary of State Rex Tillerson becomes the first Trump cabinet member to visit Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Prince William and Prince Harry at Anniversary of Vimy Ridge

Although Queen Elizabeth II wasn't in attendance, she did send out a public message paying tribute to the Canadian troops who "stood far from home together with their allies in defence of peace and freedom". On Sunday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau plans to visit the fertile countryside, where any hill with a view was fought over with a blind determination costing thousands of lives.

Author: 0 Donald Trump Said He Was Sending An 'Armada' To North Korea

The White House explained that the Carl Vinson Strike Group skipping a trip to Australia and instead heading toward the Sea of Japan was meant as a deterrent signal to North Korea's recent provocations. Navy - the carrier passed north through the Sunda Strait , the passage between the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java. Kilby wrote that the 30-day extended tour was intended "to provide a persistent presence in the waters off the Korean peninsula".

Global Media Zuckerberg vows work to prevent next 'Facebook killer'
Author: 0 Zuckerberg vows work to prevent next 'Facebook killer'

Stephens fled in his vehicle, but was stopped after as short chase. That launched a 2-mile (3-kilometer) vehicle chase that ended when troopers tried to spin his auto to get him to stop. He said he "just snapped". Federal partners were involved in the hunt for Stephens, and were stationed in Erie. The company on Monday said it would review how it monitors violent footage and other objectionable material in response to the killing.

Author: 0 UK's Johnson cancels Moscow visit after Syria gas attack

Explaining his decision to fire missiles at an air base in Homs as a response to the horrific Khan Sheikhoun chemical attack, Trump said that the strike was in the "vital national security interest" of the US. "So, really, now what happens depends on how everyone responds to what happened in Syria, and make sure that we start moving towards a political solution, and we start finding peace in that area".

Global Media GM halts operations in Venezuela after factory is seized
Author: 0 GM halts operations in Venezuela after factory is seized

Junior Perdomo, 36, an analyst at GM Venezuela, said he learned of the takeover Monday on a social network, and that on Tuesday a dealership representative came to the plant to explain the situation. The country is in the midst of weeks of bloody protests by its citizens demanding a change of government after years of political turmoil and a severe economic crisis.

Global Media Marine Le Pen denies France's role in rounding up Jews during WWII
Author: 0 Marine Le Pen denies France's role in rounding up Jews during WWII

A political party that would abolish same-sex marriage - one whose founder wanted AIDS patients rounded up and branded homosexuality "a biological and social anomaly" - is now winning LGBT votes in France. De Gaulle, then the leader of the Free French forces, lived in London during World War II while the Vichy regime collaborated with Nazi Germany. In a statement issued by the far-right presidential candidate on Sunday, she specifies that although there were French collaborationists who ...

Author: 0 Most Americans approve of athletes using pot for pain, poll says

Medical marijuana is legal in 30 states and Washington, DC, while five states will vote to legalize recreational marijuana - and another four for medicinal use - in November. Lauren McDowell, a 32-year-old who started using marijuana to treat pain after a 2014 auto accident, agrees it makes no sense to criminalize pot for more than another year.

Author: 0 Hawaii Lawmakers Criticize Sessions' Island Judge Remarks

Sessions referred to Federal Judge Derrick Watson in Hawaii, as "a judge sitting on an island in the Pacific" during an appearance on The Mark Levin Show , CNN reported on Thursday. Hirono " Mr. Attorney General: You voted for that judge. "It's my home. Have some respect", he said. "Hawaii is, in fact, an island in the Pacific - a attractive one where the Attorney General's granddaughter was born", he said.

Global Media SC to decide validity of linking Aadhaar with Pan card
Author: 0 SC to decide validity of linking Aadhaar with Pan card

On March 27, the SC had stated that Aadhaar cards can not be made mandatory by the government for providing benefits of social welfare schemes. To avoid this, Aadhaar had to be made mandatory. Further the AG said funds were being diverted to shell companies and the only way to prevent the same was to make Aadhaar mandatory for filing of income tax returns.

Global Media Russia warns of serious consequences from US strike in Syria
Author: 0 Russia warns of serious consequences from US strike in Syria

Haley disagreed, telling Tapper that the United States government has evidence. The United States is now likely to be more aggressive in pursuing intelligence about Syria's suspected chemical weapons program. The Western world has welcomed the direct US involvement, as have Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and Israel. Moscow is hoping that Trump will revive the relationship between the United States and Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Canada Moves To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Blair said at the news conference in Ottawa that "criminal prohibition has failed" and that 21 percent of youth, and 30 percent of young adults, use cannabis in Canada. The new bill outlines that it will be illegal to drive within two hours of having an illegal level of drugs in the blood. But it won't mean much to the thousands of Canadians going to Arizona every year except for the possibility of slightly more hassle at the global border by suspicious customs officers, he said .

Author: 0 Trump Must Stop China's Dangerous Behavior With North Korea - Gordon Chang

The spectacle was followed by a test of their so-called intercontinental missile, which failed just five seconds after launch, observers in the US and South Korea said. And to do that, Trump has to change the way the USA has interacted with China on this issue, Chang said. The Trump administration continues to press China to resolve the North Korea problem, according to a Friday tweet .

Author: 0 Cut North Korea's lifeline: PM to China

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence made a pitch for President Donald Trump's economic policies, telling U.S. and Japanese business leaders that a tax overhaul and cut in regulations will help business on both sides of the Pacific. William Perry, who served as USA defense secretary from 1994 to 1997 and negotiated with North Korea , said he did not believe Pyongyang was planning a surprise attack, despite the fiery rhetoric.

Author: 0 North Korea fails in new missile test: Seoul

Pyongyang has so far staged five nuclear tests, two of them past year, and analysis of satellite imagery suggests it could be preparing for a sixth. "North Korea is actually benefiting greatly from this stand off - as it plays into their desire to appear to be perceived as a "strong country".

Author: 0 Venezuelans called to flood streets in anti-Maduro protest

This latest rally, scheduled earlier in the week, was marked by anger over a ruling from the leftist government banning opposition leader Henrique Capriles from office for 15 years. Three opposition legislators late on Thursday said via Twitter that a young man was killed in a suburb of Caracas by security forces who were breaking up a protest there.