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Trump, South Korean president will work toward North Korea summit

President TrumpDonald John TrumpMexican presidential candidate vows to fire back at Trump’s ‘offensive’ tweets Elizabeth Warren urges grads to fight for ‘what is decent’ in current political climate Jim Carrey takes aim at Kent State grad who posed with AR-10 MORE on Sunday spoke to South Korean President Moon Jae-In about the upcoming talks with North Korea following Pyongyang’s threats ...

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Royal wedding 2018: Bouquet to lie on tomb of unknown warrior

The Duchess of Sussex will follow tradition by having her bridal bouquet placed on the tomb of the unknown warrior at Westminster Abbey. The royal tradition, started by the Queen Mother, usually takes place the day after the wedding. Meghan paid tribute to Prince Harry’s mother, Princess Diana, at their wedding by including forget-me-nots, her favourite flowers, in the bouquet. ...

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Venezuela election: Everything you need to know

Venezuela is choosing its next president on Sunday – in an election widely seen as a foregone conclusion. After years of turmoil which at one point saw almost daily street protests, President Nicolas Maduro is looking to consolidate his power. The opposition, however, refuses to even take part. Who’s going to win? Most analysts agree that President Maduro is likely ...

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North Korean military officer, civilian reportedly defect to the South

A South Korean soldier stands guard as he faces the North Korea side at the border village of Panmunjom in the demilitarized zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas, Dec. 28, 2011.  (Reuters) Two North Koreans – a military officer and a civilian – reportedly defected to South Korea early Saturday. According to South Korea’s Yonhap Nedws Agency, South Korean military ...

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Muslim Nations Condemn Israel, US After Jerusalem Embassy Move

Muslim nations condemed the move of the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to the national capital Jerusalem as a “provocation and hostility against” the Islamic world. The Organization of Islamic Cooperation summit in Istanbul on Friday released a statement that “reaffirmed the centrality of the Palestinian cause” after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the rotating term president of the ...

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Amritsar, Sharpeville, Gaza: Will it ever end?

Gaza is red with blood, dark in grief, mired in poverty and dysfunction, yet not without dignity. In Gaza, Palestinians dont stand alone. On April 13, 1919, British Indian Army troops fired into a crowd of Indians who had gathered in Jallianwala Bagh, Amritsar, to protest planned deportations of nationalist leaders; 379 Indians murdered. Today, the Amritsar Massacre, as its ...

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South Korea, US to work closely on summit after Pyongyang's about-face

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump held discussions on Sunday to ensure that the North Korea-U.S. summit remains on track after North Korea threatened to pull out of the high-level talks. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in shake hands during a joint press conference at the presidential ...

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What the North Koreans Told Me About Their Plans

What exactly do the North Koreans mean when they say they’re willing to denuclearize? And how exactly would they do so? These are the key mysteries at the heart of the upcoming Trump-Kim summit—and indeed they threatened to derail the whole thing this week when Kim Jong Un objected to National-Security Adviser John Bolton’s vision for it. In a statement ...

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