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Global Media Palestine to Seek Full UN Membership Despite Threat of US Veto - Adviser
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Palestinians view East Jerusalem as the capital of a future Palestinian state. "So we are just going to have to see what happens". I am right now interested in the Palestinians and Israel . On November 29, 2012, the United Nations designated Palestine as a non-member observer state after a vote by the General Assembly. Trump said he could understand why a number of other presidents who made moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem a campaign pledge, "bailed on their promise", because "I will ...

Global Media Barcelona frustrated in goalless draw with Getafe
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Atletico cut into Barcelona's lead by defeating bottom side Malaga 1-0 on Saturday, extending its winning streak to three matches. Philippe Coutinho , who had been largely anonymous in the first period, finally gave goalkeeper Guaita something to deal with early in the second half with a well-struck shot that was comfortably saved.

Global Media Gunman among five killed in Kentucky shooting spree
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Price wrote that police in Paintsville received a 911 call at 3:33 p.m. about a shooting in the McKenzie Branch neighborhood. The sheriff's office, state police and Paintsville police worked together to search for the suspect, and other counties were notified to be on the lookout for the suspect, who was considered armed and unsafe.

Global Media London City Airport shut as WW2 bomb found in Thames
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All flights to and from London's City Airport have been canceled after an unexploded WWII bomb had been discovered in the River Thames . More than 4.5 million passengers have flown in and out from the London City Airport in 2017, BBC reported.

Global Media France anxious chlorine bombs were used in Syria
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On Jan. 20, Turkey launched "Operation Olive Branch" to clear YPG militants from Afrin in northwestern Syria. The draft United Nations resolution, seen by Reuters , also " calls upon all parties to immediately lift the sieges of populated areas, including in Eastern Ghouta, Yarmouk, Foua and Kefraya".

Global Media Winter Olympics: North Korean cheerleaders mesmerise crowds
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But the summit invitation offered a diplomatic opening that may prove too hard to resist for Moon, a liberal leader who took office in May promising to seek a peaceful resolution with the North. A White House official said although Moon did not discuss the invitation with Pence, the South Korean president made it very clear that only when North Korea actually starts to take steps to denuclearize would anyone even consider beginning to take the pressure off.

Global Media S. Korean, DPRK athletes march together at Winter Olympics opening ceremony
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A White House official said Pence did not interact with Kim Yo Jong or Kim Yong Nam who were seated a row behind the US vice president during the opening ceremony. Abe's priority is to preserve the US-Japan-South Korea trilateral cooperation against North Korea. The North's presence in the South has dominated Olympic headlines, with the winter sports festival triggering a flurry of cross-border trips culminating in the diplomatic delegation.

Global Media US VP Pence skips Olympic dinner: Seoul
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That sentiment was on display Saturday: In addition to Kim Yo Jong , Moon also hosted Kim Yong Nam , the ceremonial head of North Korea's government. There will be plenty of sporting drama for both die-hard snow and ice junkies and the once-every-four-years enthusiast. Will Patrick Chan of Canada hit his quad jumps and claim figure skating glory? Will the past and present star of American skiing, Lindsey Vonn, be surpassed by the likely future of the sport, Mikaela Shiffrin? ...

Global Media Prez Trump blocks release of memo on Russian probe
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After the House Intelligence Committee voted last week to release a Democratic rebuttal to the Nunes memo , White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders assured us that the White House would be evenhanded. Short said the President believes Schiff "intentionally put in there methods and sources he knew would need to be redacted" so there would be "an outcry that the White House is trying to edit it".

Global Media Narendra Modi to become first Prime minister to visit Palestine
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As he wound up his brief visit to Palestine , Mr Modi, in his joint press statement along with Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas , said that India hopes for return of peace in the region. "This is an honour for India and a symbol of Palestine's friendship", Modi said. India was one of the 120 UN member states that voted in favor of Palestine in the UN General Assembly resolution calling on the U.S.to retract its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital last December.

Global Media Vandeweghe, Venus Williams stake U.S. to Fed Cup lead
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Williams is not set to take part in the Fed Cup singles this weekend, with her sister Venus and CoCo Vandeweghe scheduled to play both rubbers, with Richel Hogenkamp and Arantxa Rus doing likewise for Holland. The team also reached the last 4 in 2016, defeating Russian Federation in the first round before falling to France in the semifinals. She had six double-faults, many at inopportune times.

Global Media Four elephants killed in India train crash
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After hitting the elephants, the engine of the passenger train derailed. Mr Sharma told the Times of India that, although an investigation had been ordered, the train appeared to have been "within its stipulated speed". On December 10 previous year, at least five adult elephants and a calf died after the Guwahati-Naharlagun Express hit them at Balipara in Assam's Sonitpur district.

Global Media Koreas Share Historic Handshake at Olympic Opening Ceremony
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Ms Kim and the North's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong-nam made up the most senior delegation from the North to visit the South since the Korean War in the 1950s. Kim Yo Jong is the first member of her family to visit South Korea since the 1950-53 Korean War as part of a high-level delegation attending the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics .

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