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  World   Americas  12 Aug 2017

World, Americas, 12 Aug 2017

Top US commander feels India can play a role in defusing North Korean crisis

Early this year, India suspended its trade links with North Korea, a move which was praised by the Trump administration.

12 Aug 2017 2:58 PM

Trump's Putin comments were sarcastic: White House

Putin said last month the US would have to cut 755 of its diplomatic staff in Russia a response to new sanctions.

12 Aug 2017 1:27 PM

Top US defence expert says India behaving like mature power in Doklam standoff

India and China have been locked in a face-off in the Doklam area for the last 50 days

12 Aug 2017 12:57 PM

Take cover, avoid bomb flash: Guam issues nuclear guidelines

Guam is home to about 163,000 people and a US military base that includes a submarine squadron, an air base and a Coast Guard group.

12 Aug 2017 10:58 AM

California to pay $85,000 to Muslim woman over forcibly removing hijab

Powell spent the night in prison without her headscarf. It was returned when her husband posted her bond.

12 Aug 2017 10:29 AM


As tension soars, North Korea preparing for submarine ballistic missile test: report

The Pukguksong-1 is an SLBM that was first successfully test-launched on August 24, 2016.

12 Aug 2017 9:43 AM

If North Korea attacks US and allies, it will regret it fast: Trump amid tensions

Trump appeared to draw another red line that would trigger a US attack against N Korea and 'big, big trouble' for its leader, Kim Jong Un.

12 Aug 2017 9:26 AM

Trump will speak to his Venezuela's Maduro when 'democracy is restored': White House

'The United States stands with the people of Venezuela in the face of their continued repression by the Maduro regime', said White House.

12 Aug 2017 8:50 AM

Trump says he won't rule out military response to Venezuela

The Trump administration has slapped a series of sanctions against Maduro and more than two dozen current and former Venezuelan officials.

12 Aug 2017 8:07 AM