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Top U.S. military officer says war would be ‘horrific’ but North Korea nukes ‘unimaginable’

6 hours 17 min ago
A military solution to the North Korean missile threat would be “horrific” but allowing Pyongyang to develop the capability to launch a nuclear attack on ...
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Third Australian minister could be fired over dual citizenship

6 hours 28 min ago
A third Australian government minister revealed Thursday she might have been unlawfully elected to Parliament because of a constitutional ban on dual citizens that has ...
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Chinese propaganda video prompts Indian complaint of racism

6 hours 32 min ago
China’s main state news agency, Xinhua, has released a video online criticizing India in a border dispute that prompted an Indian newspaper to complain of ...
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Critics cry foul as Joshua Wong and other young Hong Kong democracy leaders get jail

6 hours 37 min ago
A Hong Kong appeals court jailed three leaders of the Chinese-ruled city’s democracy movement for six to eight months on Thursday, dealing a blow to ...
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Philippine war on drugs and crime intensifies, with at least 58 killed in three days

9 hours 26 min ago
At least 26 people died Wednesday night in police operations in the Philippines capital Manila, authorities said on Thursday, a second night of heavy bloodshed ...
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Breakthrough reported in treating peanut allergy

11 hours 46 min ago
Australian researchers have reported a major breakthrough in the relief of deadly peanut allergy with the discovery of a long-lasting treatment they say offers hope ...
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South Korea’s President Moon says no war again on Korean Peninsula, offers to reinitiate diplomacy

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 04:56
In an effort to jump-start diplomacy, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday he would consider sending a special envoy to North Korea for talks ...
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Trump adviser Bannon open to withdrawing U.S. troops from South Korea if North freezes nuclear program

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 04:53
Top White House adviser Steve Bannon has said he would be open to a potential deal in which China persuaded North Korea to freeze its ...
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Search for five spots debris field off Oahu after Army Black Hawk goes down

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 22:38
U.S. Coast Guard and military crews searched the ocean off Hawaii on Wednesday for five people aboard an Army helicopter that went down during a ...
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Duterte urges more as Philippine police ‘shock and awe’ raids leave 32 drug suspects dead

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 20:26
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday urged police to kill dozens of drug suspects every day, as he praised officers who shot dead 32 people ...
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Aussie agencies, with help of satellite drift data, pinpoint ‘most-likely’ location of MH370

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 20:12
New evidence released by Australian government agencies on Wednesday may have narrowed the location of missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370.The Australian Transport Safety Bureau, the ...
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North Korean nuclear threat renews push on Guam to achieve statehood — or independence

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 08:27
The nuclear conflict with North Korea that has made Guam the target of a threatened attack has led to new calls to change the government ...
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Korea fight is latest conflict for indigenous people of Guam

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 07:30
The threatened missile attack by North Korea on Guam has prompted calls for peace from the island’s indigenous people, who are weary of yet another ...
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Political feud erupts between Australia and New Zealand

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 06:01
Like squabbling siblings, New Zealand and Australia have close ties but also a rivalry that can sometimes turn ugly.That tension spilled into politics on Tuesday, ...
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North Korea likely can produce its own missile engines without imports: U.S. intelligence

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 04:40
North Korea likely has the ability to produce its own missile engines and intelligence suggests it does not need to rely on imports, U.S. intelligence ...
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Kim Jong Un sees missile crisis as win-win whether North Korea launches or not

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 04:00
If, after all the fanfare, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un doesn’t actually launch missiles toward Guam, many may write the whole episode off as ...
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Five Islamic militants preparing chemical attacks arrested on Java: Jakarta

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 00:25
Indonesian police said they arrested five suspected Islamic militants on Tuesday and seized chemicals that were to be used for attacks on several locations, including ...
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Human error blamed for ‘civil danger warning’ mistakenly broadcast in Guam

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 23:05
An emergency alert was mistakenly broadcast to Guam residents amid fears of missile strikes against the Pacific island by North Korea.The alert went out on ...
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Bali schoolchildren hold tsunami drill with help from U.N., Japan

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 22:41
Students scrambled to safety as sirens blared during a tsunami drill on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on Tuesday, part of a campaign to ...
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Palestinian leader Abbas wishes ‘health and happiness’ for North Korea’s Kim

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 19:57
The Palestinian president has wished North Korean leader Kim Jong Un “health and happiness” at a time of rising nuclear tensions with the U.S.President Mahmoud ...
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