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Paris agreement: Angela Merkel vows decisive action on climate change

Paris agreement: Angela Merkel vows decisive action on climate change

The flurry of visits come as concern grows in traditionally Atlanticist Germany at Trump's forthcoming announcement on the Paris Climate Accord, created to reduce the carbon dioxide emissions scient...

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Police rush to London Bridge after reports of van hitting pedestrians

Medics treated the injured near the market as shocked people cried and shouted around them. Three men fled the van with large knives and attacked people at bars and restaurants in nearby Borough M...

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Van 'rams into pedestrians' on London Bridge

Police said they shot dead three men, who they believe were the only people directly involved in the attack. A man, named as Gerard Vowls by the Guardian , said that he was in the Ship pub near Bor...

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US recognises India as major defence partner: US Defence Secretary

For his part Mattis on Saturday pledged the USA would stay engaged on North Korea, calling Kim Jong Un regime's missile program "a clear and present danger". "For me, the troubling thing is I don't kn...

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Metropolitan Police arrest 12 in connection with London Bridge attack

The attacks come days ahead of an 8 June election and less than two weeks after a suicide bomber killed 22 people at a pop concert by U.S. singer Ariana Grande in Manchester in northern England. Lon...

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Chinese premier calls for joint efforts with Germany to promote trade liberalization

Juncker told the business conference on Friday that China and the European Union recognised the need for global solutions and this was nowhere more important than full implementation of the Paris ...

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Torries Suspend National Campaigning Amid Terrorist Attacks in London

A van is reported to have ploughed into pedestrians on the bridge and people were reportedly stabbed at the popular food market in south London . A transport police officer was injured while respon...

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Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack in London

THE States police have said that they are monitoring the situation relating to the terror attack in London on Saturday. Police said Sunday that a seventh person has died in a rampage at two of t...

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Guns, knives, bombs, vehicles: United Kingdom facing terror in variant forms

There were several police vehicles outside a block of flats that had been cordoned off. Sky News had previously reported the arrest of four men following a raid by armed police at 7am (0600 GMT), as...

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Arrested In Wake Of London Terror Attack; Death Toll Rises To 7

The incident is the third terror attack in the United Kingdom in three months following the auto and knife attack in Westminster in March, which left five people dead, and the Manchester bombing less ...

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Germany's music fest evacuated due to terror threat

There was also a discrepancy with those individuals' backstage passes not matching their real names. The threat came less than a fortnight after 22 people were killed and another 119 injured after a...

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Emmanuel Macron and Vladimir Putin, disagreements for cooperation

Emmanuel Macron and Vladimir Putin, disagreements for cooperation

Russian President Vladimir Putin has visited a newly built Russian Orthodox Church near the Seine River in Paris. French President Emmanuel Macron has denounced Kremlin-funded TV network Russi...

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Pruitt Says Decision To Withdraw From Paris Climate Accord Was Not 'Political'

French President Emmanuel Macron trolled Trump's campaign motto, saying all nations share a responsibility to "make our planet great again". "This is the first we've heard of it", she said Thursda...

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United States will continue to reduce greenhouse emissions, says Tillerson

Trump said yesterday (June 1): "Even if the Paris Agreement were implemented in full, with total compliance from all nations, it is estimated it would only produce a 2/10 of one degree - think of ...

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Man cradling pint becomes unlikely symbol of defiance after London Bridge

Islamist militancy was the thread that linked the otherwise unconnected attacks in London Bridge, Westminster and Manchester , she said. " Obviously a very high priority for us is to identify...

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After London attack, PM says Britain must contain extremism

It began Saturday night when a van veered off the road and barreled into pedestrians on busy London Bridge . "The investigation into last night's horrific attack in London is progressing rapidly ...

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Kiwi injured in London terror attacks

At least 48 people were taken to hospitals, London Ambulance tweeted . Within minutes, six people had been killed and three attackers shot dead by armed police. Overnight, she said: "Our thoughts...

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London Bridge incident "terror related"

Seven people have been killed and at least 48 injured after a white van hit pedestrians walking across London Bridge at around 10pm last night, before three men got out and stabbed people in neighbo...

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Question on Saudi democracy gives State Dept pause

Question on Saudi democracy gives State Dept pause

He also revealed that the royals had agreed in late 1990s to support bin Laden in return for assurances that the kingdom would be excluded from his jihad. This deal won't protect US interests in the M...

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Australian McDermott applies for India coach job

News Nation has tied up with Lahore-based Pakistan media house "92 News channel" to do a combined coverage of the Ind-Pak clash covering the pre-match analysis, potential playing eleven and the in-d...

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Remembering the Fallen at Arlington

Trump added: "To the entire Kelly family, today, 300 million American hearts are joined together with you". They died in war so we could live in peace. Several reports claim Jared Kushner proposed s...

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Police make 12 arrests in connection with London attack -statement

Three terrorists wearing stab-proof vests drove a van into pedestrians at 50mph on London Bridge before attacking revellers with hunting knives. "Within my line of sight, there were five or six peop...

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Trump ditches climate agreement; European Union automakers wary

File photo: CGTN screencap. "The White House's reckless decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement has devastating repercussions not only for the United States , but for our planet",...

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Ramadan begins for world's Muslims, violently for some

Millions of Muslims from all around the world, from all walks of life, are entering Ramadan, the holy month, wherein they practice one of Islam's five pillars. "This time reminds us all of the common ...

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Putin asks USA business chiefs to help improve ties

Putin also dismissed reports of Russian collusion with the administration of President Donald Trump as "fake news", blaming an "anti-Russian" media campaign meant to deny Russia a position as a ...

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Foreign nationals among victims of London terror attacks

It was really good of them", he adds. "I ran and I hid". Witness Mark Roberts said he said saw a van speeding across London Bridge toward London Bridge underground station, which suddenly swerved, b...

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Police arrest 12 over London attacks

In a picture he took, a man wearing combat pants, with a shaved head and what looked like a belt with canisters attached to it could be seen on the ground with two more bodies behind him. It is the th...

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British PM May looks 9 seats short of parliament majority: YouGov

British PM May looks 9 seats short of parliament majority: YouGov

The Tories had enjoyed a healthy lead over their rivals in the polls, placing the party in pole position to return a healthy majority in the snap election on June 8. While the recent opinion polls s...

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Shangri-La Dialogue kicks off with call for rules-based regional structure

Shangri-La Dialogue kicks off with call for rules-based regional structure

The Defense secretary, paraphrasing Winston Churchill, said Americans will do the right thing "once we have exhausted all possible alternatives". "We believe it is timely to annualise our meetings s...

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Killer Mike Defends Bill Maher After Host Uses Slur

Maher made the comment in jest after Sasse invited Maher to spend a day working in the fields of Nebraska's farms. "Would you like to come work in the field with us", Sen. Giving rise to the umbra...

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Bloomberg to give $15 million for USA share of Climate pact

Ahead of Trump's announcement Thursday, other top CEOs in the USA urged the president not to withdraw the US from the Paris agreement , including Apple CEO Tim Cook and Exxon CEO Darren Woods . Ov...

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Real Madrid retain Champions League after 4-1 win over Juventus

I'm very happy, it has been an incredible season. "It is another record, a record that these players deserve and we are delighted". Zidane praised his players after becoming the first manager to ret...

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Real Madrid 'simply better' than Juventus, says Dani Alves

But what would the all-time standings look like for results in the competition if it was set out in a league format? About seven people were seriously hurt, including a seven-year-old boy who was tr...

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Philippines: Deadly raid on casino 'was not terrorism,' say coppers

A gunman carrying a rifle entered the Resorts World Manila , just opposite Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3 in Pasay, Metro Manila , early on Friday morning, foreign media repo...

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Lead of UK Conservatives holds, May now seen negatively-ComRes poll

The poll, conducted for the Independent and Sunday Mirror, found May's Conservative Party still expected to win 47% of the vote against the Labour Party's 35%. "We are fighting this election to wi...

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Putin asks United States business chiefs to help improve ties

Putin said on Thursday that the Kremlin did not order the hacking campaign, but that " patriotically minded " Russian citizens may have taken it upon themselves to target "those who say bad things a...

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THOMAS: The risk of dissing Europe

The United States has benefited immensely from the sturdy security it has brought to the world. Sandwiched between these meetings was a quick stop at the Vatican with Pope Francis. The current princ...

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Security situation remains the same after London attack

Security situation remains the same after London attack

The condition of the second Australian "directly affected" by the attack is not yet known. Grande and other acts were due to give a benefit concert at Manchester's Old Trafford cricket ground on...

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Dem lawmakers press Kushner Companies on use of visa program

Trump also has renewed his criticism of Germany following Chancellor Angela Merkel's suggestion that her country needs to adopt a more independent stance in world affairs. President Donald Trump's ...

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Abbas condemns London Bridge terrorist attack

Armed police stand on Borough High Street after an incident in central London , Saturday, June 3, 2017 . One of those hurt is a police officer who was stabbed after going to help. In her speech, M...

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