South Korea's new point man on North Korea will visit the United States this week to help coordinate policy between the two allies, it was announced Monday.
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NAIROBI - The U.S. embassy in Kenya warned of a threat to American citizens in the country after Nairobi launched a cross-border operation against Islamist militants in Somalia.
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Police in Soc Trang Province are hunting for two dog thieves who shot and killed a man before making away with his animal yesterday morning.
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Israeli warplanes carried out three raids on the Gaza Strip early Tuesday, one of which seriously wounded three people, Palestinian medical sources said.
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One in three French people claim to have had a workplace romance, most often a short-lived fling, according to a survey published on Friday.
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Al-Qaeda founder and leader Osama Bin Laden has been killed by US forces in Pakistan, President Obama has said.
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Ivory Coast strongman Laurent Gbagbo on Sunday appeared bent on clinging to power, warning West African leaders any attempt to oust him could ruin the regional economy and trigger civil war.
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A pilotless US drone aircraft fired missiles into Pakistan's North Waziristan, an al Qaeda and Taliban sanctuary on the Afghan border, killing at least 12 militants on August 14.
The United States has intensified missile strikes by drone aircraft in Pakistan's lawless Pashtun tribal lands in an effort to curb violence in Afghanistan, much of which U.S. officials say comes from militant sanctuaries on the Pakistani side.
Most of the missile attacks this year were carried out on militant targets...
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Security forces confiscated hundreds of rifles, thousands of rounds of ammunition and other military gear in a crackdown on private security contractors in Iraq, officials said on Saturday.
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WASHINGTON, Dec 30, 2009 (AFP) - The United States and Yemen are reviewing targets in Yemen for a potential reprisal strike after the failed Christmas Day attack on a US jet that Al-Qaeda in Yemen claimed responsibility for, CNN reported Wednesday.
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Vietnam’s representative to the UNSC has called on the UN Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo to strengthen its role in civilian protection in the African country.
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Vietnam’s representative to the UNSC on November 17 urged UN Missions to the Great Lakes region to reinforce coordination to prioritise the protection of civilians following the LRA (Lord’s Resistance Army)’s attacks on local population.
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Residents of the sandy Hoa Hiep Trung Commune were used to leaving their vehicle outdoors, but now they chain even the bronze incense holders inside their homes.
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