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Five courses -- and that
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US President Donald Trump says he's looking forward to "a very big dinner" Wednesday with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. First, though, he's got to get throug...
Cubans back new constitution affirming role of socialism
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Havana, Cuba | Cubans voted overwhelmingly in favor of constitutional reforms that cement the role of socialism in the island nation, the electoral commission said Monday...
Four Kims and the bodyguards: N.Korea
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Hanoi, Vietnam|North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will be aided, guarded and advised by his most trusted team in Hanoi this week for his much-anticipated second summit with ...
Nuclear breakthrough or vague promises? Outcomes abound for Trump and Kim
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Washington, United States | Could the United States and North Korea reach a historic accord -- or could it all fall to pieces?As President Donald Trump prepares for a his...
Five things to know about Moldova
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Chisinau, Moldova The ex-Soviet country of Moldova, which holds parliamentary elections on Sunday, is landlocked and sandwiched between EU member Romania, with which it s...
North Korea
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Bac Giang, Vietnam | A caretaker tends to the headstones of 14 North Koreans killed fighting in the Vietnam War, carefully sweeping around the plaques honouring Pyongyang...
Taiwan unveils long-awaited gay marriage bill
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Taipei, Taiwan | Taiwan's ruling party unveiled its latest attempt to create Asia's first gay marriage law on Thursday, a bill offering same-sex couples "permanent u...
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Beijing, China | A propaganda app that puts China's powerful President Xi Jinping in anyone's pockets has become a hit in the country -- with a helpful nudge from Co...
US debt hits record under Trump, Republicans mum
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Washington, United States |More massive than the US economy, the national debt hit a new record of $22 trillion under President Donald Trump but Republicans who tradition...
Brexit: May heads back to Brussels but EU not budging
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Brussels, Belgium | Prime Minister Theresa May heads back to Brussels on Wednesday to renew her quest to reopen the terms of Britain's Brexit divorce, but appears headed ...
Huawei
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Beijing, China | AFP | ADDS background on Britain, New Zealand re-evaluating Huawei security risk....
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Sydney, Australia | The viability of a key river that feeds into Australia's biggest water system is under threat if poor conditions that killed millions of fish are not ...
Qatar aims to build $20 bln sports industry
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Doha, Qatar | Qatar wants to build a $20 billion sports industry by 2022 as it seeks to develop new markets amid regional political tensions, an economic official in the ...
Indonesian firms owe $1.3 bn in forest damage fines: Greenpeace
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Jakarta, Indonesia | Indonesian firms owe at least $1.3 billion in unpaid fines for environmental damage caused by widespread forest clearing and deadly fires linked to t...
Singapore detains alleged sponsor of Malaysian IS fighter
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Singapore, Singapore | A Singaporean man who gave financial support to a Syria-based Islamic State (IS) militant from Malaysia has been detained under the city-state's to...
Japan to recognise indigenous Ainu people for first time
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Tokyo, Japan | Japan's government introduced a bill Friday to recognise the country's ethnic Ainu minority as an "indigenous" people for the first time, after d...
Hong Kong
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Hong Kong, China | China's slowdown, trade tensions, stock plunges and a softening of the world's least affordable property market helped wipe some $20 billion from the f...
Russia, Turkey, Iran to hold Syria summit
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Russian President Vladimir Putin was set to host his Iranian and Turkish counterparts Thursday to discuss how to resolve the conflict in Syria as Islamic State jihadists ...
Climate change risks US bases, fuels social disorder: top admiral
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Washington, United States | Climate change and a deteriorating environment are likely to fuel social disorder and could threaten some US military bases, a top admiral sai...
Venezuela opposition prepares protest, presses for aid to be let in
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Caracas, Venezuela|Venezuela's opposition plans more marches Tuesday to press the military to let in US humanitarian aid, which President Nicolas Maduro says is the stepp...