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As Duda gave his opening remarks and expressed interest in defense projects in conjunction with the US, he proposed the construction of a permanent military base that would be named after Trump. "But when we're defending immensely wealthy countries and they're not the paying for the defense to the United States, they're only taking advantage of us".
  • Two Koreas hold high-stakes summit with nuclear talks in jeopardy

    Two Koreas hold high-stakes summit with nuclear talks in jeopardy

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    The two leaders stepped out of the same black Mercedes vehicle with open-top rear seats to arrive at Paekhwawon State Guest House, where Moon will stay. North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un (right) and South Korea's President Moon Jae-in (left) walk together after a tree-planting ceremony at the truce village of Panmunjom on 27 April 2018.
  • Russian jet vanishes from radar off Syria 'during Israeli, French strikes'

    Russian jet vanishes from radar off Syria 'during Israeli, French strikes'

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    The Russian state news agency TASS reported that a Russian IL-20 military aircraft with 14 personnel on board disappeared over the Mediterranean on Monday. The war monitoring group said it was not clear if the depot was for Iranian or Syrian forces. Russia's presence in Latakia includes a large naval base, which was reportedly under attack by an unclaimed missile strike that Syria alleges to have come from Israel.
  • FEMA 'Presidential Alert' test postponed

    FEMA 'Presidential Alert' test postponed

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    Cell phone users can opt out of natural disaster or missing children alerts. If circumstances, such as a major weather event, cause the IPAWS National Test to be postponed, the back-up date is Wednesday, October 3, 2018. Do you know someone else we should interview for this story? If you receive an actual alert, how will you communicate with your family? More than 100 carriers, including the largest carriers (Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile), will participate in the emergency alert test, ...
  • Pakistan PM Imran Khan to visit UAE, Saudi Arabia

    Pakistan PM Imran Khan to visit UAE, Saudi Arabia

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    The visit comes days after Saudi Information Minister visited Pakistan and met with Prime Minister Khan and other top civil and military officials. Imran Khan after his hardline posture during campaigning has expressed interests about starting a new chapter with Pakistan.
  • Russian plane goes off radars amid Israeli airstrikes

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    The reconnaissance aircraft was on its way to the Khmeimim airbase and was about 35km from the Syrian coast when it disappeared, the Russian defence ministry said. Local sources say the target was an Organization for Technical Industries - a subdivision of the Syrian Ministry of Defense, linked to missile and chemical weapons development.
  • Pres. Trump declassifies documents related to Russia probe

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    Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) said. The June 2017 application was the last of four filed by the Justice Department in support of FISA court orders allowing the monitoring of Page for almost a year. Trump - the so-called "dossier" - during the presidential campaign. The White House said the order was for "reasons of transparency" and at the request of several committees in Congress.
  • Trump wants $275b in China tariffs despite talks

    Trump wants $275b in China tariffs despite talks

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    In July, Washington had slapped 25 per cent tariffs on Dollars 34 billion of Chinese imports and imposed another USD 16 billion last month. A public comment period ended last week for the $200 billion tariff list, which included various internet technology products and other electronics, printed circuit boards, and consumer goods ranging from handbags to bicycles and furniture.
  • Elon Musk Sued by British Diver He Called 'Pedo'

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    Mr Unsworth said all of the accusations made by Mr Musk were false, and that the defamatory statements "were manufactured out of whole cloth by Musk out of a belief on his part that his wealth and stature allowed him to falsely accuse Mr Unsworth with impunity" because he disagreed with him about the mini-submarine.
  • Five deaths in mariachi plaza shootout pose test for Mexico’s new govt

    Five deaths in mariachi plaza shootout pose test for Mexico’s new govt

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    On Friday evening gunmen dressed as a mariachi band opened fire before making a getaway on motorcycles, officials said on Saturday. No arrests have been made. Business quickly resumed around the square following the shooting. On Saturday night, President Enrique Pena Nieto is set to shout "Viva Mexico" - or "Long Live Mexico" - shortly before midnight from a balcony of the National Palace.
  • High school attended by Kavanaugh’s accuser comes out in support of her

    High school attended by Kavanaugh’s accuser comes out in support of her

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    But in a statement Monday , the Missouri Republican called for the Senate to slow the process to look into allegations Kavanaugh sexually assaulted a peer as a teenager. She told the Post Kavanaugh and his friend pushed her into a bedroom during a party and that Kavanaugh then forcibly pinned her down on a bed and tried to pull off her clothes.
  • Russia, Turkey agree to create buffer zone in Syria's Idlib

    Russia, Turkey agree to create buffer zone in Syria's Idlib

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    As Syrian state forces were poised to invade Idlib, Russia accused militants of conducting attacks and said it was preparing humanitarian corridors to evacuate civilians. It has said a large-scale offensive against the rebels could trigger a mass exodus towards its border. Separately, Turkey has troops stationed in the enclave under its control north and east of Idlib, where it backs Syrian opposition fighters and a civilian administration.
  • Trump taunts USA media over Obama error

    Trump taunts USA media over Obama error

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    Obama plans to campaign for Cordray in Cleveland Thursday. Republican Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik) is term-limited, and Democrats hope to seize back control of the office for their party, which is out of power at every level of OH government.
  • Senate Judiciary Chairman Releases Kavanaugh Statement — GRASSLEY SPEAKS

    Senate Judiciary Chairman Releases Kavanaugh Statement — GRASSLEY SPEAKS

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    On Monday, Kavanaugh again reiterated his denial of the allegations. He said he would be willing to talk to the committee "in any way" it deems appropriate to "defend my integrity". She told the Post , " I thought he might inadvertently kill me ". Ford's attorney has stated she is willing to testify before the Senate. Bob Corker of Tennessee, said the vote should be postponed until the committee heard from Ford.
  • My Brexit plan or crash out of European Union, says Theresa May

    My Brexit plan or crash out of European Union, says Theresa May

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    Prime Minister Theresa May has struggled to bridge a deep divide within her Conservative Party about how close a relationship Britain should have with the EU. Supporters of Brexit, who admit there may be some short term instability, say British ministers and business chiefs are spreading scare stories about the impact of a "no-deal" in an attempt to rally support behind May's plans.
  • Kavanaugh sexual assault accuser reveals identity and details allegations

    Kavanaugh sexual assault accuser reveals identity and details allegations

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    Mrs Ford did not immediately respond to a request from Reuters for comment. Iowa Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley, the Senate Judiciary Committee chairman, called the timing of the revelations "disturbing" in a statement , and a Republican source told CNN the committee's vote on Kavanaugh was still scheduled to take place Thursday afternoon.