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North Korea dialogue confrontation US

North Korea says ready for dialogue or confrontation with US

08 August, 2019 9:32 am 9:32 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said on Friday Pyongyang is ready for both dialogue and confrontation with the United States, warning Washington that continuing with sanctions would be a miscalculation, according to state media KCNA. Working-level talks between the United States and North Korea have yet to restart since stalling … Read More

Trump, US, military intervention, Iran

Trump blames Iran for tanker attacks, stoking fears of confrontation

06 June, 2019 9:17 pm 9:17 pm

DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump blamed Iran on Friday for attacks on two oil tankers at the entrance to the Gulf despite Tehran’s denials, stoking fears of a confrontation in the vital oil shipping route. Iran has dismissed earlier US charges that it was behind Thursday’s attacks that crippled two tankers. It has … Read More

May, announces, to resign, June 7, Brexit, confrontation, EU

May announces to resign over Brexit issue on June 7

05 May, 2019 2:29 pm 2:29 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday said she would quit, triggering a contest that will bring a new leader to power who is likely to push for a more decisive Brexit divorce deal. May set out a timetable for her departure: She will resign as Conservative Party leader on June 7 … Read More