• WH: Warmbier Death a 'Shame,' China Needs to Help More
WH: Warmbier Death a 'Shame,' China Needs to Help More

Every life is important - Otto's life, lives of the American detainees, and the lives of each person in North Korea. He was sentenced two months later to 15 years of hard labour for trying to steal an item bearing a propaganda slogan from his hotel in North Korea's capital, Pyongyang, the nation's state media said.

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  • Trump Pivots From China on Solving North Korea Problem in Dire Tweet
Trump Pivots From China on Solving North Korea Problem in Dire Tweet

He added that he spoke with Warmbier's parents and that it's "incredible what they've gone through". He says the US holds North Korea accountable for Warmbier's "unjust imprisonment" and demands the release of three other "illegally detained" Americans.

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  • The Person Who Attacked A Paris Police Van With Explosives Has Died
The Person Who Attacked A Paris Police Van With Explosives Has Died

Police carry away the dead body of a man who rammed into a police convoy and detonated an explosive device on the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris . Police sources told AFP that they found a Kalashnikov assault rifle, two handguns as well as a gas bottle on the auto.

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  • Trump Administration Considers Next Move After Death Of Otto Warmbier
Trump Administration Considers Next Move After Death Of Otto Warmbier

Leaders are now weighing in on his death condemning the actions of North Korea . It says his family objected to an autopsy. A spokesman for the Hamilton County coroner said Dr. But on Tuesday, Trump suggested that strategy had failed. Trump has pressured China's President Xi to help curb North Korea's nuclear program and missile tests.

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  • Republicans win key United States congressional election
Republicans win key United States congressional election

Handel was winning 52.6 percent to 47.4 percent with 99 percent of precincts reporting, according to the Associated Press and the New York Times . Republican officials and voters said Trump is a divisive figure in this educated, affluent and increasingly diverse district. We have only just begun with the investigations into possible ties b...

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  • South Sudan no longer classified as in famine - UN-backed report
South Sudan no longer classified as in famine - UN-backed report

The starvation, announced in February, was the first be declared anywhere in the world since 2011. Over 5.5 million people face severe food insecurity, with an estimated 100,000 of them facing starvation, according to United Nations estimates.

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  • Republican Handel pledges to work on health care
Republican Handel pledges to work on health care

But before the 2018 midterms, Democrats must grapple with the party's need to drive its base to the polls while also convincing some independents and moderate Republicans to reject Trump. The Georgia 6th is an affluent and well-educated district that has elected Newt Gingrich , the former speaker; Johnny Isakson, now Georgia's senior US senator; a...

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  • Republicans avoid election upset in Georgia
Republicans avoid election upset in Georgia

TV news outlets went all in covering the election Tuesday night where early voting had Handel and Ossoff traded the lead position early one. Republicans hit him on that, while Democrats focused on Handel's support from "dark money". This special election was the most expensive House election in USA history, and the candidate who spent the...

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  • UVA Mourns Death of Student Otto Warmbier
UVA Mourns Death of Student Otto Warmbier

Following Warmbier's death, the tour group that arranged his trip said it would no longer take Americans into the isolated country. And he most certainly should not have been murdered for it. Yet dropping bombs on Kim Jong Un's nation - an option the US says remains on the table - is so risky that many analysts see it as implausible because...

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  • US F-15E Strike Eagle Shoots Down Iranian-Built Drone in Syria
US F-15E Strike Eagle Shoots Down Iranian-Built Drone in Syria

The U.S. military has repeatedly warned forces fighting on Assad's side to stay away from a "deconfliction zone", agreed with Russian Federation, near a garrison used by U.S. On June 9, the coalition also carried out 25 airstrikes using internationally banned white phosphorus bombs on the western outskirts of Raqqa city and the area between al-Ms...

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  • Washington will continue to pressure North Korea: White House
Washington will continue to pressure North Korea: White House

He helped win the release of an American detained in North Korea in 1996 as well as the release of the bodies of six American servicemen missing since the Korean War. "A lot of bad things happened, but at least we got him home to be with his parents", Trump said. Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee says the USA government should consider banning Ameri...

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  • Otto Warmbier: US student sent home from North Korea dies
Otto Warmbier: US student sent home from North Korea dies

The Hamilton County Coroner's Office in OH confirmed that it received and examined the 22-year-old's body after his death on Monday. The coroner's office also reviewed medical records from University of Cincinnati Medical Center and AeroMed Management Group.

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  • Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after USA downed jet
Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after USA downed jet

Areas of northern Syria west of the Euphrates were controlled by IS before Syrian government forces captured majority in recent months. The tensions reflect mounting competition for areas of Syria where Islamic State (IS) insurgents are in retreat, leaving swathes of territory up for grabs and posing the question of what comes next for USA po...

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  • VOTE: GOP Wins Georgia House Race
VOTE: GOP Wins Georgia House Race

Those trends leave Democrats hopeful they can win a House majority next year. "We showed the world that in places where no one thought it was even possible to fight, we could fight", he added. But Republicans made the issue central to their campaign. A super PAC backed by Ryan spent $7 million alone; the national GOP's House campaign arm ...

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  • House Minority Whip supports proposed travel ban to North Korea
House Minority Whip supports proposed travel ban to North Korea

Mr Trump said Mr Warmbier's death had deepened his administration's resolve "to prevent such tragedies from befalling innocent people at the hands of regimes that do not respect the rule of law or basic human decency". Otto Warmbier , who was medically evacuated from North Korea to his OH home last week, had been in a coma. North Korea said las...

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  • Public funeral service announced for Otto Warmbier in Cincinnati
Public funeral service announced for Otto Warmbier in Cincinnati

Warmbier's death have been drawn at this time as there are additional medical records and imaging to review and people to interview", the coroner's office statement said, expressing "deepest sympathies" for his family and friends. But some have been seized and given draconian sentences for seemingly minor offenses. All tours begin and end in Be...

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  • USA warplane blasts Syrian drone from sky
USA warplane blasts Syrian drone from sky

The development comes as tensions rise in Syria with Russian Federation and Iran sending US warnings. But the Syrian military said its Su-22 fighter jet was flying a mission against ISIL. On June 8, a USA fighter jet shot down another Iranian-made drone that dropped a bomb near forces patrolling the base at Tanf. The last drone the United State...

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  • Egypt's top court temporarily halts decisions on Red Sea islands
Egypt's top court temporarily halts decisions on Red Sea islands

Supreme Constitutional Court spokesman Ragab Saleem said: "The Constitutional Court, in cases of contradictory judgments, looks at who has jurisdiction". The decision sparked protests and sparked an outcry from activists who accused the authorities of selling Egyptian territories. By handing the Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir over to Saudi ...

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  • Brussels Attacker Moroccan, Not Known for Terror
Brussels Attacker Moroccan, Not Known for Terror

An explosion rocked the central train station in Brussels and a man was shot by security as scenes of terror returned to the European capital. Then the bag exploded "more violently", Van der Sypt said, but it still failed to fully ignite the canisters of gas that were contained within.

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  • Australia suspends air strikes in Syria after Russian Federation threat
Australia suspends air strikes in Syria after Russian Federation threat

The drone was thought to be armed and threatening USA troops on the ground, officials said . Earlier this month , the U.S. shot down another Shahed 129 drone, also operated by pro-government forces. The drone, downed near a combat outpost in the town of At-Tanf, was the second one shot down by USA forces in 12 days; the downing comes as Pen...

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