NKorea Allows SKorean Journalists to Cover Nuke Test Closing

[unable to retrieve full-text content] NKorea Allows SKorean Journalists to Cover Nuke Test Closing  U.S. News & World Report Top Asian News 4:21 am GMT  Yahoo News Inside North Korea as it begins closing its main nuclear test site  CBS News Why Can’t North Korea Keep Up With the Neighbors?  Bloomberg Full coverage Source link

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Congo Confirms Six New Ebola Virus Cases as Vaccination Efforts Get Underway

(KINSHASA, Congo) — Congo’s health ministry announced six new confirmed Ebola cases and two new suspected cases Tuesday as vaccinations entered a second day in an effort to contain the deadly virus in a city of more than 1 million. Dozens of health workers in the northwestern provincial capital, Mbandaka, have received vaccinations amid expectations that some will be deployed ...

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Trump, Moon try to keep NKorea summit on track amid doubts

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump labored with South Korea’s Moon Jae-in Tuesday to keep the highly anticipated U.S. summit with North Korea on track after Trump abruptly cast doubt that the June 12 meeting would come off. Setting the stakes sky high, Moon said, “The fate and the future of the Korean Peninsula hinge” on the meeting. The summit, planned ...

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Venezuelan president expels top US diplomat amid tensions

CARACAS, Venezuela — President Nicolas Maduro expelled the top U.S. diplomat in Venezuela and his deputy Tuesday for allegedly conspiring against the socialist government and trying to sabotage the weekend presidential election. “The empire doesn’t dominate us here,” Maduro said in a televised address, giving charge d’affaires Todd Robinson and his deputy, Brian Naranjo, 48 hours to leave the country. ...

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A new Ebola vaccine could help stop an epidemic — but faces enormous obstacles in crucial test

Authorities in Congo began an ambitious campaign this week to use a pioneering Ebola vaccine to help stem a growing outbreak of the deadly virus. It’s the first widespread use of the therapeutic since a devastating 2014 epidemic in West Africa and represents a major strategic shift for public health. World Health Organization officials, criticized for their slow response four ...

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N. Korea preps nuclear site demolition despite US summit doubts

North Korea plans to destroy its nuclear test facility as a goodwill gesture (AFP Photo/HO) Seoul (AFP) – Invited foreign journalists gathered in North Korea Wednesday to witness the slated destruction of the reclusive regime’s nuclear test site, a high profile gesture on the road to a summit with the US that Donald Trump now says might not happen. In ...

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NKorea allows SKorean journalists to cover nuke test closing

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Seoul says North Korea has allowed South Korean journalists to join the small group of foreign media being allowed to cover the dismantling of its nuclear test site. North Korea had earlier refused to allow South Korean journalists into the country to witness the event, raising worries about the prospect for recently improving ties. Their ...

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Thousands of 2000-Year-Old Bones Unearthed in Denmark

AARHUS, DENMARK—AFP reports that the 2,000-year-old bones of more than 80 boys and men have been recovered from a bog in Denmark that could hold the remains of as many as 380 people. Mette Løvschal of Aarhus University said many of the well-preserved bones bear fresh cut marks from sharp weapons. She thinks the boys and men were killed in ...

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North Korea Allows South Korea Reporters to Visit Nuclear Site, Official Says

[unable to retrieve full-text content] North Korea Allows South Korea Reporters to Visit Nuclear Site, Official Says  U.S. News & World Report NKorea allows SKorean journalists to cover nuke test closing  ABC News Inside North Korea as it begins closing its main nuclear test site  CBS News Elderly North Korean spies trapped in South yearn for home  Washington Post Full coverage Source link

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