Sunday, June 25, 2017

International News

China and USA agree thorough denuclearization of North Korea

China and the USA have agreed that their denuclearization efforts of the Korean Peninsula should be “complete, verifiable and irreversible.” According to Chinese media, that was the conclusion of talks between Chinese and American officials earlier this week. The US has also been urging China to increase their economic and ...

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UK lose key UN vote on disputed Chagos Islands

The United Kingdom has lost a key vote at the United Nations general assembly over its hold of a disputed territory in the Indian Ocean. Chagos Islands was part of Mauritius before the UK decided to separate it from the rest of its Indian Ocean colony in 1965. By a ...

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Australia welcome charges against 2002 Bali bomb mastermind

Australia has welcomed the charged against a Guantanamo Bay prisoner who was accused of masterminding the 2002 Bali bombings which killed 202 people. Riduan Isamuddin has been accused of overseeing the bombings which left 88 Australians dead. He is also accused of planning an attack on a JW Marriott hotel ...

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Trump tweets official response to investigation: White House

The White House has said that a tweet posted by President Donald Trump is the official answer to a request by the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee. The committee is seeking more information about records of conversations between Trump and fired FBI Director James Comey. In a letter, the White ...

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Five dead after Turkey waterpark electrocution incident

Five people have died at a waterpark in Turkey after they were electrocuted a swimming pool. The victims included three children and two adults who tried to save them. The cause of the incident, which happened in the town of Aykazi, is unknown although an investigation is already underway. Another ...

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