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Trump says he wants a massive military parade down Pennsylvania Avenue on July 4 - Washington Post

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 15:50

Washington Post

Trump says he wants a massive military parade down Pennsylvania Avenue on July 4
Washington Post
President Trump's trip to France for the country's Bastille Day parade in July left a big impression. So big, in fact, that he wants to replicate the experience back home. As Trump met Monday with French President Emmanuel Macron, the commander in ...
French press review 18 September 2017RFI

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GOP senator calls on China, 20 other countries to cut ties with North Korea - The Hill

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 15:13

The Hill

GOP senator calls on China, 20 other countries to cut ties with North Korea
The Hill
A Republican senator is calling on 21 countries, including China, to cut off diplomatic and economic ties with North Korea as Pyongyang continues to push forward on its nuclear and missile programs. “I write to respectfully urge your government to ...
South Korea exempts women from the draft. Is that fair?Washington Post
North Korea says sanctions will accelerate nuclear programmeBBC News
China and Russia begin naval drills near North KoreaBusiness Insider
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Op-Ed: How to neutralize North Korea's nuclear threat without starting a world war - ABC News

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 14:38

Reuters

Op-Ed: How to neutralize North Korea's nuclear threat without starting a world war
ABC News
In the past two months, the calculus of the threat from North Korea has fundamentally changed. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has demonstrated a missile that could range most of America, has detonated a thermonuclear bomb at least twenty times more ...
The danger of forsaking America's civil serviceThe Hill
Mattis hints at military options on North Korea but offers no detailsReuters
'Rocket Man' tweet, threats haven't quelled N. Korea crisisCNN
New York Daily News -Los Angeles Times -SFGate -U.S. News & World Report
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Theresa May in Canada for post-Brexit trade talks - BBC News

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 13:48

BBC News

Theresa May in Canada for post-Brexit trade talks
BBC News
Prime Minister Theresa May has said she expects a "seamless transition" to a new trading relationship with Canada after the UK leaves the EU. She is in Ottawa ahead of a new trade deal between the EU and Canada coming into effect on Thursday.
UK's May to press Trump this week on Boeing/Bombardier disputeReuters
Trudeau Threatens to Halt Boeing F-18 Deal on Bombardier DisputeBloomberg
Trudeau: Canada could stop dealing with Boeing over disputeWashington Post
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North Korea missile launch spawns US military 'show of force' - Fox News

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 13:34

Fox News

North Korea missile launch spawns US military 'show of force'
Fox News
U.S. Air Force bombers and stealth fighter jets flew over the Korean Peninsula Sunday in a “show of force” aimed at Kim Jong Un's regime, two days after North Korea launched a second intermediate-range missile over Japan – and less than a month after ...
Fuel Shortages And The North Korean Economy, ExplainedNPR
US jets drop live bombs in a new, massive show of force aimed at North KoreaWashington Post
North Korea says sanctions will accelerate nuclear programmeBBC News
Politico -New York Times -Business Insider -NBCNews.com
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Hurricane Maria Just Became the Latest Category 3 Storm - The Atlantic

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:59

The Atlantic

Hurricane Maria Just Became the Latest Category 3 Storm
The Atlantic
Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. The Caribbean is preparing for another “dangerous” major hurricane less than two weeks after Irma struck the region, devastating entire islands, flattening homes ...

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Clinton Won't Rule Out Questioning 2016 Election, But Says No Clear Means To Do So - NPR

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:50

NPR

Clinton Won't Rule Out Questioning 2016 Election, But Says No Clear Means To Do So
NPR
Hillary Clinton says she would not rule out questioning the legitimacy of the 2016 election if new information surfaces that the Russians interfered even more deeply than currently known. In an interview with Fresh Air's Terry Gross about her new ...
Hillary Clinton just floated the possibility of contesting the 2016 electionCNN
Clinton leaves question mark over 2016 election legitimacyBBC News
Clinton considers contesting election resultsFox News
Washington Examiner -The Hill -Politico -New York Post
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Putin attends military drills that worry Russia's neighbors - Chicago Tribune

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:37

Chicago Tribune

Putin attends military drills that worry Russia's neighbors
Chicago Tribune
Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, left, and Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Valery Gerasimov, second right, watch a military exercise at a training ground at the Luzhsky Range, near St.
Commentary: The coming robot arms raceReuters
Putin watches as Russia's military exercises turn up the firepowerPhilly.com
Vladimir Putin watches display of Russian firepower near EU borderThe Guardian
Reuters India -KWCH -Belarus News (BelTA) -Xinhua
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Trump pushes reform in United Nations debut, calls for 'changing business as usual' - Washington Post

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:11

Washington Post

Trump pushes reform in United Nations debut, calls for 'changing business as usual'
Washington Post
NEW YORK — President Trump called on the United Nations to enact reforms to the world body, pledging Monday in his debut here at the annual General Assembly meetings that he and his administration will be “partners in your work.” Speaking at the ...
Trump Calls for UN Reform, but With More Restrained TonesU.S. News & World Report
Trump Talks Parisian Parade Pomp, Offers Support for UN ReformNBCNews.com
Trump calls for whistleblower protections as part of UN reformsCNN
Washington Examiner -Politico -Newsweek -Slate Magazine
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Russia bombed location in Syria near where US troops were present - CNN

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 11:04

CNN

Russia bombed location in Syria near where US troops were present
CNN
(CNN) US troops were present when Russian warplanes bombed US backed anti-ISIS fighters in Syria on Saturday, two US officials told CNN, highlighting how close the two countries came to a major international incident. A team of US Special Operations ...
The Latest: Russia slams UN report on Syria 'war crimes'Washington Post
Did Russia just bomb US allies in Syria again?We Are The Mighty (blog)
Syria regime's advance raises fears of US-Russia clashFinancial Times
Saudi Gazette -The Daily Star -Sputnik International -Petra News Agency
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US Navy Fires Two Commanders After Deadly Sea Collisions in Asia - Newsweek

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:58

Newsweek

US Navy Fires Two Commanders After Deadly Sea Collisions in Asia
Newsweek
Two U.S. Navy commanders were fired Monday due to a "loss of confidence in their ability to lead" after two deadly and highly publicized sea collisions this summer. Rear Admiral Charles William, commander of Task Force 70, and Captain Jeffrey Bennett, ...
Admiral, Captain Fired as Investigation into Ship Collisions ContinuesMilitary.com
Navy relieves 2 more top officers following deadly ship collisionsmyCentralOregon.com

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Trump's claim there were long gas lines in North Korea has residents puzzled - Washington Post

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:35

Washington Post

Trump's claim there were long gas lines in North Korea has residents puzzled
Washington Post
TOKYO — In his latest Twitter outburst against North Korea, President Trump said that “long gas lines [are] forming in North Korea,” adding an exclamatory “Too bad!” (In the same tweet, he bestowed a new nickname on Kim Jong Un: “Rocket Man.”).

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Islamic State families moved to site north of Mosul, Iraq confirms - Reuters

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 09:12

Reuters

Islamic State families moved to site north of Mosul, Iraq confirms
Reuters
A foreign wife of Islamic State militants holds her child at Hammam Al-Alil camp in south of Mosul, Iraq September 13, 2017. Picture taken September 13, 2017. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari. BAGHDAD (Reuters) - About 1,400 foreign wives and children of ...
As East Mosul Comes Back To Life, West Mosul Remains In RuinsWBUR
Scores of Iraqis missing during war against ISISUPI.com
On the ground in Iraq, the war against ISIS is just getting startedVox
Independent.ie -Al-Arabiya -The Daily Caller -Press TV
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Top Brexit official Oliver Robbins moves to No 10 - BBC News

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 07:11

BBC News

Top Brexit official Oliver Robbins moves to No 10
BBC News
The government's top Brexit official, Oliver Robbins, has left the Department for Exiting the European Union and is moving to the Cabinet Office to work more directly for the prime minister. It is understood there had been tension between him and ...
Top official moves from UK's Brexit ministry to PM May's officeReuters
The UK's top Brexit official has quit his job after just one yearBusiness Insider
May Shuffles UK Brexit Team for Next Phase of TalksBloomberg
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Iran Accuses US of Sabotaging Nuclear Deal Ahead of UN Talks - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 06:57

Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Iran Accuses US of Sabotaging Nuclear Deal Ahead of UN Talks
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
VIENNA—Iranian Vice President Ali Akbar Salehi on Monday accused the U.S. of violating the spirit and letter of the 2015 nuclear deal, escalating a clash between the two countries at the start of a crucial week of talks on the accord's future ...
Trump: Fate of Iran nuclear deal hangs on tough UN policingABC News
US and Iran argue over inspections at nuclear watchdog meetingChannel NewsAsia
Netanyahu Meets With Jewish Leaders — Snubs CriticsForward
Independent.ie -Daily Mail -Patheos (blog) -The Jerusalem Post
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Russia shows off its navy might at Zapad-2017 drill - Times of Malta

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 06:49

Times of Malta

Russia shows off its navy might at Zapad-2017 drill
Times of Malta
Russian Baltic Fleet warships took part in military exercises at sea last weekend as part of the large-scale joint Russia-Belarus military drill code-named 'Zapad-2017'. According to the drill's scenario, simulated enemy planes and helicopters were ...

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Germany's Schulz: committed European with a checkered past - ABC News

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 06:06

Independent

Germany's Schulz: committed European with a checkered past
ABC News
FILE - In this March 19, 2017 file photo new elected chairman and top candidate for the upcoming general election Martin Schulz, waves during an extraordinary convention of the German Social Democratic party, SPD, in Berlin, Germany. Schulz will ...
What you need to know about Germany's far-right AfDDeutsche Welle
Rubin: Resurgent Merkel a critical bulwark against RussiaBoston Herald
Next German gov't should develop credible, long-term Turkey policy with EU partners: VerheugenDaily Sabah
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