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North Korea launches another ballistic missile, lands in Japan territory

North Korea launches another ballistic missile, lands in Japan territory

North Korea on Friday carried out what appeared to be its second test this month of an intercontinental ballistic missile, doubling down on its threat to develop a nuclear strike capability against the US mainland in the face of severe warnings from ...

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South Sudan marks another year of freedom without peace ICC says South Africa should have arrested al-Bashir Congo requests financial support from donors amid economic crisis Mali relaunches beleaguered peace process Shabaab restaurant assault leaves 18 dead in Mogadishu Tunisians protest for right not to fast during Ramadan

Middle East

IS claims deadly attack in Syria against US-backed force Hezbollah says nearing victory in battle at Lebanon-Syria border Iraqi PM declares victory over Islamic State in Mosul Iraqi Prime Minister congratulates armed forces for Mosul 'victory' Cease-fire in southern Syria goes into effect US-Russia agreement calls for cease-fire in southwest Syria

Europe

Russia orders US to cut diplomats in response to sanctions Rome mayor demands emergency measures as water rationing looms EU court upholds Hamas terror listing Wildfires force evacuation of 12,000 in French Riviera towns Thousands evacuated in Poland after WWII bomb found Trump, Putin hold first meeting at protest-marred G20 summit

Asia - Pacific

North Korea launches another ballistic missile, lands in Japan territory Former martial arts star Battulga wins Mongolian presidential election More heavy rain forecast for Japan as death toll rises to 16 15 dead, scores missing hours after landslide buries Chinese village 13 Philippine marines killed in fighting with militants President of Europe Peace Foundation meets South Korean Ambassador in Spain

US & Canada

Russia orders US to cut diplomats in response to sanctions Three US senators balk at health bill, putting reform in jeopardy Trump says transgender personnel barred from US military

Latin America & Caribbean

Venezuela regime hit by US sanctions, strike Eight killed, five missing in Colombia coal mine blast Colombia's ELN rebels free two kidnapped Dutch reporters

South Asia

Pakistan plunges into uncertainty as PM Nawaz Sharif ousted At least 6 Hindu pilgrims killed in militant attack in Indian Kashmir Pakistan summons Indian diplomat after 5 killed in Kashmir

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Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia on first foreign trip

Dogged by controversy at home, Donald Trump opened his first foreign trip as president in Saudi Arabia on Saturday, looking to shift attention from a ...

Venezuelan women protest against President Maduro

Dressed in white and chanting "Liberty!", tens of thousands of women opposed to Venezuela's socialist President Nicolas Maduro marched on Saturday, pr ...

Protesters Storm Macedonia Parliament

Macedonian police fired stun grenades on Thursday evening to disperse protesters outside the parliament and clear the way for the evacuation of lawmak ...

UK parliament terror attack

Four people were killed and 20 injured in a "terrorist" attack at the gates of British democracy Wednesday when a man mowed down pedestrians, then sta ...

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