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By On Friday, November 24th, 2017
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Castro meets North Korea minister amid hope Cuba can defuse tensions

HAVANA (Reuters) – Cuban President Raul Castro met with North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho on Friday amid hopes the Communist-run island might be able to convince its Asian ally to avert a showdown with More...

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Militants kill more than 230 at mosque in Egypt’s North Sinai

CAIRO (Reuters) – Militants killed more than 230 people at a mosque in Egypt’s North Sinai on Friday, detonating a bomb and gunning down worshippers in the deadliest attack in the country’s modern More...

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North Korea economy THRIVES despite US sanctions in blow to Trump

NORTH Korea’s economy continues to do well despite the United States slapping the nation with years of international sanctions in a blow to President Donald Trump and his plans to halt Kim Jong-un’s More...

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Militants kill 184 in attack on mosque in Egypt’s north Sinai: state media

CAIRO (Reuters) – Militants killed 184 people at a mosque in Egypt’s north Sinai region on Friday, detonating a bomb and shooting at fleeing worshippers and ambulances, state media and witnesses said.  More...

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Militants kill 115 in north Sinai mosque attack: Egyptian state media

CAIRO (Reuters) – At least 115 people were killed on Friday when Islamist militants set off a bomb and opened fire on people attending prayers at a mosque in Egypt’s restive northern Sinai, state media More...

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At least 54 killed after militants target mosque in Egypt’s north Sinai: state news

CAIRO (Reuters) – At least 54 people were killed and 75 more wounded after suspected militants targeted a mosque in Egypt’s north Sinai with a bomb and gunfire, MENA state news agency said on Friday, More...

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North Korea replaces soldiers, South Korea awards medals after defector’s border dash

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea has reportedly replaced guards and fortified a section of its border with South Korea where a North Korean soldier defected last week, while South Korean and U.S. soldiers have More...

By On Friday, November 24th, 2017
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North Korea sacks soldiers, South Korea awards medals after defector’s border dash

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea has reportedly replaced guards and fortified a section of its border with South Korea where a North Korean soldier staged a daring defection last week, while South Korean and More...

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Men found at northern Japan marina say they are from North Korea: police

TOKYO (Reuters) – Police in northern Japan have found eight men near a boat at a seaside marina who said they were from North Korea, and appear to be fishermen whose vessel ran into trouble, rather than defectors, More...

By On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Cuba, North Korea reject ‘unilateral and arbitrary’ U.S. demands

HAVANA (Reuters) – Cuba said its foreign minister met with his North Korean counterpart in Havana on Wednesday and both rejected the United States’ “unilateral and arbitrary” demands while More...