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South Korea considers controls on exports of DRAM to Japan

South Korea may control the export of DRAM chips to Japan in retaliation against Tokyo’s own export curbs, a director of the presidential Blue House told a local radio station.

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US House Overwhelmingly Passes Measure Opposing Movement to Boycott Israel

The US House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a resolution opposing the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement, a cause which targets Israel for its human rights violations against Palestinians.

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US House votes to condemn Trump’s ‘racist comments’

The US House of Representatives formally condemned Donald Trump on Tuesday for xenophobic attacks on four minority Democratic lawmakers and hostile language targeting immigrants, as the president pushed back at accusations of racism.

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House Oversight plans vote to hold Kellyanne Conway in contempt unless she testifies

The chairman of the House Oversight Committee on Monday said the panel will vote to hold White House counselor Kellyanne Conway in contempt of Congress later this month unless she agrees to appear to testify in a hearing.

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Mueller’s testimony pushed to July 24

Former special counsel Robert Mueller will testify before the House Intelligence Committee and the House Judiciary Committee on July 24 — pushing the hearings back one week from their initial July 17 schedule.

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March To Tripoli, Or A Third Civil War In Libya: Initial Results

The military offensive of the Libyan National Army (LNA) led by Field Marshal (according to the House of Representatives sitting in Tobruk) Khalifa Haftar on Tripoli that began on April 4, 2019 had finally petered out by mid-May, having achieved none of its goals.

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White House officials privately say Trump handling questions about foreign interference in elections poorly

White House officials privately acknowledge that President Donald Trump has handled the questions about foreign interference in American elections poorly in the days since his interview with ABC News aired, multiple sources told CNN on Friday.

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Kushner uncertain Palestinians can govern themselves

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner said in an interview broadcast on Sunday that the Palestinians deserve “self-determination,” but stopped short of backing Palestinian statehood and expressed uncertainty over their ability to govern themselves, Reuters reports.

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House Democrats to Discuss Trump Impeachment at Emergency Meeting Wednesday

House Democrats are growing increasingly frustrated as White House officials repeatedly refuse to appear at testimonies despite being subpoenaed by the House.

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May prepares to seek long Brexit delay as speaker scuppers plans

Theresa May looked set to seek a long extension to the UK’s European Union membership after the House of Commons speaker torpedoed her plan to win parliamentary approval for her deal to leave the bloc.

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Who’s Investigating Justin Trudeau — and What Do They Hope to Find?

In Canada, the House of Commons’ justice committee generally goes about its work in earnest obscurity. Jody Wilson-Raybould, a former cabinet minister, dramatically changed that with her appearance on Wednesday, which stretched on for almost four hours.

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US House of Representatives votes to block Trump’s emergency order

The House of Representatives of the US Congress on Tuesday voted on a resolution to overturn President Donald Trump’s order to declare the state of emergency on the border with Mexico.

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Trump wounded by border wall retreat

Donald Trump, who famously vowed to negotiate big deals in the White House, came out of a government shutdown battle politically wounded and outmanoeuvred by US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

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White House budget chief instructs agencies ‘to execute plans for an orderly shutdown’ when funding expires

White House negotiators left the Capitol late Friday, and the House and Senate adjourned without a spending deal, ensuring a partial government shutdown at midnight with President Donald Trump demanding billions of dollars for his long-promised Mexican border wall.

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Parliament speaker taking key role in Brexit turmoil

With British politics in turmoil over a contested Brexit deal, House of Commons Speaker John Bercow has come to the fore as MPs seek to challenge Prime Minister Theresa May — and her government is getting increasingly irritated.

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Trump says chief of staff John Kelly to leave at year’s end

President Donald Trump said Saturday that chief of staff John Kelly will leave his job by year’s end amid an expected West Wing reshuffling reflecting a focus on the 2020 re-election campaign and the challenge of governing with Democrats reclaiming control of the House.

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