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Queen Elizabeth II
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April 21, 2018 - 9:59 am
LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a Saturday night concert in London featuring British singers such as Sting, Tom Jones and Jamie Cullum. Kylie Minogue, Shaggy and Craig David also are set to perform for the "Queen's Birthday Party" at Royal Albert Hall. Elizabeth...
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160107) -- PYONGYANG, Jan. 7, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Photo provided by Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on Jan. 7, 2016 shows top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un signing the final written order of the hydrogen bomb test o
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April 20, 2018 - 7:05 pm
By KIM TONG-HYUNG SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Saturday it has suspended nuclear and long-range missile tests and plans to close its nuclear test site. The North's official Korean Central News Agency said the country is making the move to shift its national focus and improve its...
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President Trump
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April 19, 2018 - 12:29 am
By MATTHEW PENNINGTON WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday that although he's looking ahead optimistically to a historic summit meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un he could still pull out if he feels it's "not going to be fruitful." Trump said that CIA Director Mike...
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April 18, 2018 - 11:15 am
By Maegan Vazquez, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump confirmed Wednesday morning that CIA Director Mike Pompeo visited North Korea and met with leader Kim Jong Un. "Mike Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un in North Korea last week. Meeting went very smoothly and a good relationship was formed," the...
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Jame Comey (AP Photo)
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April 16, 2018 - 7:52 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former FBI Director James Comey says he thinks it's possible the Russians have compromising information on President Donald Trump, that there is "some evidence of obstruction of justice" in the president's actions and that Trump is "morally unfit" for office. Comey's comments in...
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President Donald Trump makes remarks as he speaks to the nation, announcing military action against Syria for the recent gas attack on civilians, at the White House, April 13, 2018, in Washington, DC.
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April 15, 2018 - 11:52 pm
By HOPE YEN and ROBERT BURNS WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday defended his use of the phrase "Mission Accomplished" to describe a U.S.-led missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program, even as his aides stressed continuing U.S. troop involvement and plans for new economic...
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UN Security Council (AP PHOTO)
(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
April 14, 2018 - 2:42 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council overwhelmingly rejected a Russian resolution calling for condemnation of "aggression" by the United States, United Kingdom and France against Syria on Saturday, a vote reflecting support for the allied airstrikes on Syrian chemical sites. But the vote...
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Syria Strike (AP PHOTO)
(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
April 14, 2018 - 2:27 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday declared "Mission Accomplished" for a U.S.-led allied missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program , but the Pentagon said the pummeling of three chemical-related facilities left enough others intact to enable the Assad government to use...
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US Strike On Syria
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Hadas Kuznits
April 14, 2018 - 1:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- What does the coalition airstrike on Syria mean for Americans? Dr. Asaf Romirowsky, Executive Director of Scholars for Peace in the Middle East, explains what he thinks prompted this strike on Syria now. "There is no doubt that the current domestic unrest within the...
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President Donald Trump announced on Friday he ordered strikes on the Syrian regime.
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April 14, 2018 - 7:05 am
By Zachary Cohen and Kevin Liptak WASHINGTON, DC (CNN) -- The US, UK and France launched strikes against targets at three sites in Syria in the early hours of Saturday morning, following a week of threats of retaliation for an alleged chemical weapons attack on civilians in the Damascus enclave of...
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