• N.Korea nuclear war unlikely, but risk is rising
N.Korea nuclear war unlikely, but risk is rising

In the Hongdae neighborhood - an area popular among students at the nearby Hongik University - parks were filled with young people lounging with beers and desserts as dogs played nearby. A recent effort by the U.N. Security Council unanimously imposed harsh new sanctions on the country that could deprive the regime of $1 billion a year .

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  • Adoption d'un fonds de 520 millions de dollars — Programme balistique iranien
Adoption d'un fonds de 520 millions de dollars — Programme balistique iranien

En juillet, conformément à la politique agressive voulue par Donald Trump vis-à-vis du rival héréditaire de l'Arabie Saoudite , Washington a imposé de nouvelles sanctions contre le programme balistique de Téhéran. Le projet de loi considère " toutes les forces militaires et de renseignement américain comme des groupes terroristes " en raison de ...

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  • Iran Condemns Trump's Provocative Remarks on Venezuela
Iran Condemns Trump's Provocative Remarks on Venezuela

President Donald Trump said Friday he would not rule out a "military option" in response to Maduro's moves. Colombia's foreign ministry confirmed Sunday that U.S. McMaster said the USA would "continue a series of actions against the Maduro regime which aim to strengthen the opposition and to reach out to those who are members of this oppressive...

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  • NY gov starts petition pressing Trump on white supremacists
NY gov starts petition pressing Trump on white supremacists

But the president's words didn't sit well with Duke, who began by claiming that the violence was initiated by "the same radical leftists" who previously caused disruptions at Trump rallies. Cory Gardner, a Republican senator from Colorado, tweeted: "Mr. President - we must call evil by its name. My brother didn't give his life fighting Hitler for...

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  • Nuclear Experts: Trump's Claims About Nuclear Arsenal Are 'Absurd'
Nuclear Experts: Trump's Claims About Nuclear Arsenal Are 'Absurd'

It's literally impossible for Trump to have changed our nuclear arsenal in 6 months. "There's no point at which this statement touches reality". That's a Nuclear Posture Review that will set the administration's nuclear policy, per WaPo, after which modernization efforts would take years.

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  • Il meurt dans un ascenseur un mois après avoir appelé à l'aide
Il meurt dans un ascenseur un mois après avoir appelé à l'aide

Ses proches avaient rapidement déploré sa disparition car l'octogénaire souffrait de démence, comme l'écrivait le " Denver Post " dès le 9 juillet. Le 6 juillet, il avait emprunté cet ascenseur et s'y était retrouvé coincé pour des raisons qui restent à déterminer, mais qui pourraient être liées à son état de santé .

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  • Gobierno argentino retira a Maduro la condecoración otorgada por Christina Fernández
Gobierno argentino retira a Maduro la condecoración otorgada por Christina Fernández

También solicitó que "se adopten los recaudos pertinentes a fin de solicitarle al recipiendario ( Maduro ) la devolución de las insignias de la Orden en el Grado de Collar oportunamente conferidas, en razón de haber dejado de ser acreedor de tan alto honor y reconocimiento de la Nación argentina".

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  • USA 'taking all possible actions' to defend against North Korea
USA 'taking all possible actions' to defend against North Korea

On Thursday, Trump said his previous statement may not have been tough enough. And that doesn't mean talk hasn't been tough - the USA has been speaking forcefully to North Korea all this time, said Ellen Tauscher, former US under secretary of state for arms control and worldwide security under President Barack Obama .

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  • La Turquie ou la CFA du PSG — Ben Arfa
La Turquie ou la CFA du PSG — Ben Arfa

Et le club de la capitale chercherait désormais à s'en débarrasser. Un blocage que le directeur sportif parisien Antero Henrique tenterait de lever en poussant le meneur de jeu à négocier avec ses courtisans turcs. Ce dernier aurait en effet confié à l'entourage du joueur, selon le journal: "Je vous conseille d'aller là-bas, c'est un championnat va...

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  • Augustin Senghor réélu à la présidence de la FSF — Sénégal
Augustin Senghor réélu à la présidence de la FSF — Sénégal

Réélu au second tour ce Samedi avec 260 voix, Augustin Senghor s'est confié à la presse. Sa réélection dans la poche, Augustin Senghor a clamé son envie de jouer collectif. Une différence de 50 voix de trop sur les 320 électeurs des 14 régions du Sénégal a été relevée à l'issue de l'élection du président de la Ligue amateur de football.

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  • Londres appelle Pyongyang à résoudre la
Londres appelle Pyongyang à résoudre la "crise" — Corée du Nord

Pyongyang réalisera son plan d'attaque aux missiles balistiques stratégiques à moyenne ou longue portée Hwasong-12 contre les bases militaires américaines situées sur l'île de Guam , dans le Pacifique, dès la mi-août, et le plan sera soumis au commandant en chef suprême Kim Jong-un, a annoncé mercredi l'agence nord-coréenne KCNA citant un rapport ...

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  • Search under way for diver off Donegal coast
Search under way for diver off Donegal coast

The Coast Guard were alerted yesterday afternoon and launched a search operation along with the Lough Swilly RNLI lifeboat. The alarm was raised by two children shortly after they had gone out on the canoe with the man, and managed to swim back to shore after they ended up in the water.

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  • Long-Imprisoned Canadian Pastor Lim Returns Home From N. Korea
Long-Imprisoned Canadian Pastor Lim Returns Home From N. Korea

James Lim said his father was resting at home, after arriving on a Canadian government aircraft Saturday morning. Family members will hold a press conference in Mississauga Saturday afternoon at the Light Korean Presbyterian Church in Mississauga.

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  • India crashes out of Russian Federation tank competition
India crashes out of Russian Federation tank competition

Indian Army's tank crews were seen to be strong challengers to win the competition but this development has dashed all hopes to ground. The Tank Biathlon competition is an worldwide event conducted as part of the global Army Games held every year since 2013 at Alabino Ranges in Russian Federation.

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  • Death toll in Nepal landslides, floods rises to 49
Death toll in Nepal landslides, floods rises to 49

Local officials have opened temporary shelters for displaced people in schools or public buildings. Almost 600 tourists, including 200 Indians, have been stranded in central Nepal's popular tourist district Chitwan due to flooding triggered by heavy rains that have claimed 49 lives, officials said on Sunday.

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  • Submarine owner arrested over missing journalist
Submarine owner arrested over missing journalist

Rescue crews reported seeing Madsen standing aboard the submarine wearing trademark military fatigues in the vessel's tower whilst it was still afloat. "The owner of the submarine was arrested and is accused of having killed the Swedish woman without intent", police said in a statement. Before the submarine's relaunch, Madsen had been locked in a...

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  • Airbnb: situation fiscale
Airbnb: situation fiscale "inacceptable", la France et l'Allemagne promettent d'agir

Reste évidemment les modalités d'action, la notion de " bénéfice " étant au coeur de la problématique: dernier exemple en date, Airbnb n'aurait payé que 92 944 euros d'impôts en France en 2016, selon le Parisien . Il s'agit de d'obtenir une taxation de toutes les plateformes du numérique: Airbnb donc, mais aussi Google, Apple, Amazon et ...

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  • Fewer storms to end the weekend…more to start the work week
Fewer storms to end the weekend…more to start the work week

Showers and storms will become more widespread by Saturday afternoon. Wednesday will be mostly sunny with a high near 87 and a low around 67. Some patchy fog early this morning will be quickly be burned off as temperatures warm up throughout the day.

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  • TROPICS:
TROPICS: "Gert" becomes the 7th Tropical Storm of the season

The system is not forecast to have a big impact on Florida. At 11 a.m, Sunday what is labeled tropical depression number 8 was located 525 miles southwest of Bermuda with maximum sustained winds of 35 miles an hour. Environmental conditions are expected to be ripe for gradual strengthening. Previously dubbed Invest 99L, this system has become a...

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  • Danemark: l'étrange disparition d'une journaliste en reportage dans un sous-marin
Danemark: l'étrange disparition d'une journaliste en reportage dans un sous-marin

Samedi, les autorités danoises ont renfloué le Nautilus et l'ont remorqué à Copenhague avant de procéder dimanche aux recherches à bord, qui se sont avérées vaines. Soupçonné d'homicide involontaire, Madsen a été placé samedi en détention provisoire, mais il nie les accusations portées contre lui. Juste après son sauvetage, le propriétaire du ...

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  • USA tourist beaten for giving Hitler salute in Dresden, Germany
USA tourist beaten for giving Hitler salute in Dresden, Germany

The tourist was identified only as a 41-year-old American man who was "severely drunk", according to police. The police have launched a procedure for the use of "symbols of unconstitutional organizations" by the tourist. A police test showed that he was heavily intoxicated with a blood alcohol level of 0.276 percent. This is the second time...

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  • Philippines rejects advice on South China Sea row
Philippines rejects advice on South China Sea row

For the first time, they underlined the importance of nonmilitarization and self-restraint in conducting activities by all claimants, including those mentioned in the Declaration on the Conduct of the Parties in the South China Sea. Foreign ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China adopted the COC framework during a ...

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  • UK Needs Transition Period To Exit EU
UK Needs Transition Period To Exit EU

In an article in the Sunday Telegraph , the chancellor of the exchequer and the secretary for global trade attempt to paper over divisions that have emerged in the cabinet. The united front comes as the government prepares to publish a series of papers on Brexit covering the Irish border, the customs union, fisheries and agriculture.

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  • Des ONG obligées de suspendre les sauvetages en mer — Migrants
Des ONG obligées de suspendre les sauvetages en mer — Migrants

A bord de l'Aquarius, navire de 68 mètres affrété SOS Méditerranée et Médecins sans frontières (MSF), les secouristes continuaient de scruter en vain dimanche l'horizon avec des jumelles, selon un journaliste de l'AFP à bord. Pour Angelino Alfano, la moindre présence des ONG, accusées par leurs détracteurs d'être devenues des " taxis " de migrants,...

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  • Rory McIlroy could miss rest of season because of injury
Rory McIlroy could miss rest of season because of injury

Nor near as bad as The Players [championship] when it really sort of flared up on me. We may not see Rory McIlroy for some time. I went from zero to hitting balls from three or four hours a day. Lowry is now the main Irish challenger after a brilliant round that was undone by the weather and a momentary lapse in concentration. He discovered a...

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  • Military 'Locked And Loaded' If North Korea Missteps
Military 'Locked And Loaded' If North Korea Missteps

They said the United States and its allies can no longer afford to stand by as North Korea pushes ahead with the development of a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile. Trump said he's "not going to rule out" a military option and added it's "certainly something that we could pursue". He added, "That's exactly the policy of the Trump ...

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  • Xi calls for calm after Trump says USA is 'locked and loaded'
Xi calls for calm after Trump says USA is 'locked and loaded'

He also had a call with President Xi Jinping of China, North Korea's main economic partner, who said all sides should avoid rhetoric or action that would worsen tensions on the Korean Peninsula, according to state broadcaster China Central Television.

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  • Health Minister Nadda asks MoS Health Minister, Health Secy to visit Gorakhpur
Health Minister Nadda asks MoS Health Minister, Health Secy to visit Gorakhpur

However, denying the allegations, the ruling party has requested the opposition for not "politicising" the deaths. Incidentally, Gorakhpur was Adityanath's parliamentary constituency before he took charge as the Chief Minister of the state.

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  • People in White House working to eject Donald Trump - Scaramucci
People in White House working to eject Donald Trump - Scaramucci

Asked if that included Bannon , Scaramucci said , "Well, yeah". "The whole thing is nonsensical", Scaramucci said. He also insulted chief strategist Steve Bannon in a profanity-filled rant. The former hedge fund financier was removed from his position as head of President Trump's communications team after just 10 days. "If he doesn't do t...

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  • Alli and Davies give Spurs 2-0 win at 10-man Newcastle
Alli and Davies give Spurs 2-0 win at 10-man Newcastle

The goal seemed to kick Spurs into action and the rise in tempo soon saw Pochettino's men double their lead, Eriksen and Alli combining again with a neat one-two which left Davies with the chance to stroke past the Newcastle keeper. Newcastle were playing the counter attack well, until Shelvey stamped on Alli right in front of the referee. The ...

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