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Author: 0 Kim Jong Un's sister joins North Korean Olympic delegation

US Vice President Mike Pence - who this week promised " the toughest and most aggressive round of economic sanctions on North Korea ever " - arrived in the mountain resort of PyeongChang today . The past two months have seen a thawing in relations between the two Koreas, which remain divided by a heavily-militarised border. Pence has voiced skepticism that the North Korea will use the Games for crude propaganda.

Esteri Erdogan: Turkey has nothing to talk about with Bashar Assad
Author: 0 Erdogan: Turkey has nothing to talk about with Bashar Assad

An attack on the Eastern Ghouta suburbs of Damascus is estimated to have killed between 53 and 63 people on Tuesday, while at least 30 are believed to have died in air strikes a day earlier. The war, which began with a crackdown on protests against Assad's government, has killed hundreds of thousands of people and driven millions for their homes.

Esteri US Senate leaders reach spending deal
Author: 0 US Senate leaders reach spending deal

But she warned that her party would not support the deal without a promise from House speaker Paul Ryan to schedule a debate and vote on an immigration package, which would involve moves to include so-called "dreamers"- young people who were brought to the United States illegally as children.

Esteri UN Calls for Month-Long Ceasefire to Deliver Aid in Syria
Author: 0 UN Calls for Month-Long Ceasefire to Deliver Aid in Syria

Russia , along with Iran , is backing embattled Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad in the country's bloody civil war. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a monitoring group in the United Kingdom with activists across Syria , said more than 48 people were confirmed dead by early afternoon on Tuesday .

Esteri US Lawmakers Seek Budget Breakthrough On Eve Of Shutdown Deadline
Author: 0 US Lawmakers Seek Budget Breakthrough On Eve Of Shutdown Deadline

It includes a long-sought defense spending boost that was the top goal of Republicans who lead both chambers in Congress and gives more funding for domestic programs sought by Democrats . Republicans were sidetracked in the fall with tax reform, and Democrats halted headway last month to demand progress on protections for Dreamers, immigrants who had been brought to the us illegally as children.

Esteri North Korea isn't interested in talking to the United States at the Olympics
Author: 0 North Korea isn't interested in talking to the United States at the Olympics

The North's delegation will travel by plane on Friday, landing at Incheon airport near Seoul , the South's unification ministry said. North Korea has no intention of meeting U.S officials during the Winter Olympics that start on Friday, the KCNA news agency reported, dampening hopes the Games will help resolve a tense standoff over the North's nuclear weapons programme.

Author: 0 Twitter reacts to weird black screen Super Bowl commercial break

The marquee event of the television calendar, which saw the Philadelphia Eagles top the New England Patriots 41-33 for their first Super Bowl victory, averaged 103.4 million viewers. But in a night of Super Bowl ads pretending to be anything but advertising , 30 seconds of nothing felt pretty on point. The snafu wasn't almost as long, but it brought back memories of the 2013 blackout at the Superdome in New Orleans during Super Bowl XLVII between the San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore ...

Esteri Bannon's House Intel testimony postponed
Author: 0 Bannon's House Intel testimony postponed

The California Democrat has slammed the release of a congressional memo that alleges FBI surveillance abuses in an investigation into the Trump campaign's Russian Federation ties. The people spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak on the record about details of the interview. A fierce partisan battle over the Justice Department and its role in the Russian Federation investigation moves into its second week Monday as Democrats try to persuade #the House ...

Esteri Nineteen kids killed in Syrian airstrikes
Author: 0 Nineteen kids killed in Syrian airstrikes

The UN statement comes the day after the US State Department said it was "gravely alarmed" by allegations that Syrian forces conducted chemical attacks . The battle underscored the competing global and regional powers fighting in Syria and the myriad conflicts they are prosecuting on Syrian territory almost seven years into the civil war.

Esteri Rahul Gandhi: Why Sitharaman changed stance on disclosing Rafale price
Author: 0 Rahul Gandhi: Why Sitharaman changed stance on disclosing Rafale price

The Government asserted that the demand to disclose details such as the deal's value was "unrealistic" as doing so might compromise India's national security. On 10/12/2008 and 22/08/2007, Defence Minister AK Antony had also refused to divulge details of defence deals, saying it wouldn't be in the interest of national security.

Author: 0 DOD releases report on sexual assault at military service academies

Between three military academies there were more than 100 reports of sexual assault involving cadets or midshipmen in the academic program year 2016-2017. Naval Academy were both considered to be "in compliance". However, the startling increase could also suggest a growth in assaults. "I recognize that people are not going to understand" the desire for increased reporting.

Esteri Pence in Asia to counter North Korean Olympics charm offensive
Author: 0 Pence in Asia to counter North Korean Olympics charm offensive

On Thursday Pence will travel to Seoul to meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in before attending the opening of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics on Friday night. He also said Pyongyang would not be allowed to "hijack" the Games in Pyeongchang to distract the world from its military build-up and nuclear weapons programmes.

Author: 0 Senate Strikes Bipartisan Deal to Raise Defense Spending Over 2 Years

Defense spending would increase by $80 billion over current law in this fiscal year and $85 billion in the one that begins October 1. "This bill is the product of extensive negotiations among congressional leaders and the White House ", Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , a Republican , said on the Senate floor.

Esteri Autopsy adds to mystery of Border Patrol agent's death
Author: 0 Autopsy adds to mystery of Border Patrol agent's death

Rogelio Martinez died while patrolling in the Big Bend Sector of the border in Texas. A U.S. Border Patrol agent patrols the U.S. -Mexico border next to Ciudad Juarez near El Paso. The partner says he has no memory of what happened. From the beginning, the National Border Patrol Council has said the agents were attacked. According to the FBI, Garland "made a statement to the effect of, 'We ran into a culvert".

Esteri N. Korea holds military parade in Pyongyang
Author: 0 N. Korea holds military parade in Pyongyang

Pyongyang last month announced it would commemorate the 70th anniversary of the founding of its military on February 8 - changing the date from April 25 and switching it to the day before the Games' opening ceremony in Pyeongchang. As North Korea's march toward obtaining nuclear-tipped missiles capable of reaching the US has exceeded the American government's estimates, the Trump administration has worked to rally the worldwide community to embrace tougher economic sanctions and isolation of ...

Esteri Speech by South Africa's president postponed
Author: 0 Speech by South Africa's president postponed

Emergency party talks were held in Johannesburg on Sunday. Party secretary-general Ace Magashule said Wednesday's meeting had been put back to allow the two men to keep talking constructively on a transition. "We will be able to communicate further on President Zuma's position as President of the Republic once we have finalized all pertinent matters", he said.

Esteri 300 child released in South Sudan
Author: 0 300 child released in South Sudan

More than 300 former child soldiers in South Sudan have been returned to regular society after spending time in a United Nations rehabilitation program meant to help children who were conscripted into militant groups to reintegrate. "South Sudan's children have already seen and experienced unimaginable violence". Since the conflict began, 17,000 child soldiers have been conscripted into the conflict, UNICEF reported in March 2017.

Esteri Senate leaders agree to 2-year spending deal worth $400B
Author: 0 Senate leaders agree to 2-year spending deal worth $400B

The government shutdown last month came largely as a result of Senate Democrats' refusal to vote for a funding bill that did not contain a DACA solution. Capitol on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, in Washington . But Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor , said any increase in defense spending should be accompanied by an equal increase domestic spending.

Esteri Woman found holding her own eyeball outside SC church
Author: 0 Woman found holding her own eyeball outside SC church

Elizabeth Hiott says she felt like dispatchers didn't at first believe her when she called 911. She headed out to discover a 19-year-old lady close to a railroad crossing holding one of her eyeballs having tore it out of its attachment.

Esteri International Criminal Court to investigate Duterte, his spokesman says
Author: 0 International Criminal Court to investigate Duterte, his spokesman says

The Hague-based tribunal's prosecutor has recently notified the Philippine embassy there it is opening a "preliminary examination" on the case, Duterte spokesman Harry Roque told reporters Thursday. Roque further said that Duterte welcomed the preliminary examination as a chance to defend his drug war because he's "sick and tired" of being accused of crimes against humanity.

Esteri Ex-Girlfriend Took Porter Concerns to White House Counsel
Author: 0 Ex-Girlfriend Took Porter Concerns to White House Counsel

His resignation comes after reports in the Daily Mail and The Intercept , in which Porter's ex-wives Colbie Holderness and Jennifer Willoughby documented alleged physical and psychological abuse. "I am proud to serve alongside him", Kelly said in a statement. "I have been transparent and truthful about these vile claims, but I will not further engage publicly with a coordinated smear campaign", he said in a statement.

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