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North Korea Nuclear Weapons: Is THAAD Enough to Protect the World?

Last edited 28th April 2017

IT’S the controversial missile defence system designed to help South Korea and US military forces stationed on the Korean peninsula.

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Assad Behind Deadly Syrian Chemical Attack

Last edited 27th April 2017

The Bashar al-Assad government authorised the deadly nerve gas attack in northern Syria earlier this month, according to French intelligence.

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US Inspired by ANZAC Courage

Last edited 25th April 2017

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has sent Australia and New Zealand America's best thoughts, prayers and wishes for ANZAC Day.

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North Korea 'Ready to Sink' US Aircraft Carrier Vinson

Last edited 23rd April 2017

North Korea is "ready to sink" a US aircraft carrier heading for the peninsula, state media have said.

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Policeman and Suspected Gunman Shot Dead in Paris 'Terror Attack'

Last edited 20th April 2017

One policeman has been shot dead and two others wounded in central Paris, French police say, with their suspected attacker killed by security forces.

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With this ring, I thee... dread?

Last edited 18th April 2017

Monica Doumit, catholicTalk contributor

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North Korea 'Will Test Missiles Weekly', Senior Official Tells BBC

Last edited 17th April 2017

North Korea will continue to test missiles, a senior official has told the BBC in Pyongyang, despite international condemnation and growing military tensions with the US."We'll be conducting more missile tests on a weekly, monthly and yearly basis," Vice-Foreign Minister Han Song-ryol told the BBC's John Sudworth.He said that an "all-out war" would result if the US took military action.

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Venezuela Govt Bans Opposition Leader

Last edited 12th April 2017

Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles has been banned from holding political office for 15 years - a move sure to ratchet up tensions amid a growing street protest movement.

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Human Rights Violations - Chechen Police 'have rounded up more than 100 suspected gay men'

Last edited 2nd April 2017

Chechnya is formally part of Russia, but functions as a quasi-independent state in which the word of Kadyrov often seems to transcend Russian laws. He has overseen the rebuilding of the republic with Moscow’s money, after two devastating wars.

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Israel Approves First New West Bank Settlement in 20 Years

Last edited 30th March 2017

Israel's security cabinet has given the go-ahead for a first new settlement to built on the West Bank in two decades.

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