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The Latest: Pompeo says NKorea talks to resume next week

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 12:00
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local): 2018-06-13T07:34:00-04:00 2018-06-13T11:34:31-04:00
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'No longer a nuclear threat' from North Korea, Trump says

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 12:00
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared on Wednesday there was "no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea," a dubious claim following his summit with leader Kim Jong Un that produced no guarantees on how or when Pyongyang would disarm. 2018-06-13T07:37:00-04:00 2018-06-13T11:37:39-04:00
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Rights group: Israeli lethal force in Gaza may be war crime

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 12:00
JERUSALEM (AP) — Human Rights Watch said Wednesday that Israel's use of lethal force against Palestinian demonstrators in the Gaza Strip in recent weeks may constitute war crimes. 2018-06-13T03:00:00-04:00 2018-06-13T07:00:55-04:00
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Trump declares via Twitter the NKorea nuclear threat is over

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 08:00
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared on Twitter Wednesday that there was "no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea," a bold and questionable claim following his summit with leader Kim Jong Un that produced few guarantees on how and when Pyongyang would disarm. 2018-06-13T03:53:00-04:00 2018-06-13T07:53:49-04:00
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The Latest: Trump says ending war games saves money

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 08:00
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local): 2018-06-13T03:32:00-04:00 2018-06-13T07:32:19-04:00
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Iraq's al-Sadr joins forces with Iran-backed coalition

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 07:00
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose coalition won the largest number of seats in last month's parliamentary elections, has announced an alliance with an Iran-backed coalition ahead of marathon negotiations to form a new government. 2018-06-13T01:05:00-04:00 2018-06-13T05:05:08-04:00
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With US-NKorea summit over, US envoy to brief Asia allies

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 07:00
SINGAPORE (AP) — A day after their historic summit, Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un returned to their respective strongholds Wednesday — but to far different receptions. 2018-06-13T02:26:00-04:00 2018-06-13T06:26:37-04:00
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The Latest: Trump tweets NKorea no longer nuclear threat

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 07:00
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local): 2018-06-13T02:33:00-04:00 2018-06-13T06:33:44-04:00
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A look at N. Korea's human rights abuses Trump played down

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 07:00
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It was just months ago when President Donald Trump used his first State of the Union address to condemn the cruelty of North Korea's government. But after his historic summit on Tuesday with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, whom he described as "very smart" and having a "great personality," Trump seemed to play down the severity of human rights violations in North Korea. 2018-06-13T01:26:00-04:00 2018-06-13T05:26:15-04:00
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With US-NKorea summit over, US envoy to brief Asia allies

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 05:00
SINGAPORE (AP) — A day after their historic summit, Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un returned to their respective strongholds Wednesday — but to far different receptions. 2018-06-12T23:48:00-04:00 2018-06-13T03:48:15-04:00
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With US-NKorea summit over, US envoy to brief Asia allies

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 03:00
SINGAPORE (AP) — The top U.S. diplomat jetted to South Korea on Wednesday for talks as America's Asian allies try to parse the implications of the unprecedented summit in Singapore between President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un, which ended with a renewed commitment for a denuclearized Korean Peninsula but also a pledge by Trump to end longstanding war games that unsettle Pyongyang. 2018-06-12T22:29:00-04:00 2018-06-13T02:29:43-04:00
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North Korea lauds, and basks in, Kim's summit performance

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 03:00
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The series of photos on the front page of the ruling workers' party newspaper showed something North Koreans never would have imagined just months ago — their leader Kim Jong Un warmly shaking hands with President Donald Trump. 2018-06-12T22:02:00-04:00 2018-06-13T02:02:08-04:00
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With US-NKorea summit over, US envoy to brief Asia allies

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 02:00
SINGAPORE (AP) — The top U.S. diplomat is jetting to South Korea to brief the country's president as America's Asian allies try to parse the implications of the extraordinary nuclear summit in Singapore between President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un. 2018-06-12T21:39:00-04:00 2018-06-13T01:39:45-04:00
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A look at N. Korea's human rights abuses Trump played down

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 02:00
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It was just months ago when President Donald Trump used his first State of the Union address to condemn the cruelty of North Korea's government. But after his historic summit on Tuesday with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, whom he described as "very smart" and having a "great personality," Trump seemed to play down the severity of human rights violations in North Korea. 2018-06-12T21:56:00-04:00 2018-06-13T01:56:20-04:00
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China winner from summit but wary of closer US-N. Korea ties

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 02:00
BEIJING (AP) — The outcome of the Singapore summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was good news for one absent but key player: China. 2018-06-12T21:48:00-04:00 2018-06-13T01:48:24-04:00
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North Korea lauds, and basks in, Kim's summit performance

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 02:00
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The series of photos on the front page of the ruling workers' party newspaper showed something North Koreans never would have imagined just months ago — their leader Kim Jong Un warmly shaking hands with President Donald Trump. 2018-06-12T20:29:00-04:00 2018-06-13T00:29:05-04:00
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North Korea lauds, and basks in, Kim's summit performance

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 00:00
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — The series of photos on the front page of the ruling workers' party newspaper showed something North Koreans never would have imagined just months ago — their leader Kim Jong Un warmly shaking hands with President Donald Trump. 2018-06-12T18:43:00-04:00 2018-06-12T22:43:03-04:00
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Trump contradicts US military stance on Korea war games

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 00:00
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's abrupt announcement that he will suspend U.S. military drills in South Korea appeared to catch the Pentagon and the Seoul government flat-footed, and it contradicted a pillar of Defense Secretary Jim Mattis' campaign to make U.S. troops more combat-ready. 2018-06-12T18:37:00-04:00 2018-06-12T22:37:40-04:00
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The Latest: Yemen's exiled govt: Hodeida is milestone battle

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 00:00
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on the war in Yemen (all times local): 2018-06-12T19:28:00-04:00 2018-06-12T23:28:34-04:00
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Saudi-led forces begin assault on Yemen port city of Hodeida

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 00:00
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Saudi-led coalition backing Yemen's exiled government began an assault Wednesday morning on Yemen's port city of Hodeida, a crucial battle in the 3-year-old conflict that aid agency warned could push the Arab world's poorest country into further chaos. 2018-06-12T19:47:00-04:00 2018-06-12T23:47:48-04:00
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