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Trump’s revolving door: Zinke is latest senior White House departure

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will be leaving by the end of the year, US President Donald Trump announced Saturday.

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Finland Summons Russian Envoy Over Disruption Of GPS Signals

Russia’s Ambassador to Finland Pavel Kuznetsov has been summoned to a meeting with Finnish State Secretary Matti Anttonen on November 19 over the disruption of Finland’s global positioning system (GPS) signals during recent NATO war games.

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UN Secretary General on Gaza: Conflict Parties Should Exercise Maximum Restraint

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday called on the parties to conflict in Gaza to refrain from hostilities and restore peace as the clashes on border have intensified in recent days, his deputy spokesman Farhan Haq said.

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Japan in close communication with U.S. on Iran sanctions – spokesman

Japan is in close communication with the United States on Iran sanctions, Japan’s Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said on Monday.

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UN chief warns of famine in Yemen

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres warned on Friday that Yemen could face “the worst famine we have seen in decades” and urged the country’s warring parties to immediately halt the violence.

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US ‘not successful’ at reaching desired relations with Russia so far, says Pompeo

The United States have not managed to reach desired relations with Russia so far, because Washington still has to combat Moscow’s “malign activity”, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated in an interview with the NBC channel, quotes from which were published on Saturday.

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US shares Russian concerns on terrorists in Syria’s Idlib, Pompeo says

The United States shares Moscow’s concerns over the presence of terrorists in Syria’s Idlib Governorate and is ready to work on solving this issue, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters on Tuesday.

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Pompeo: We will defend ourselves against Iran’s claims

The United States will “vigorously defend” itself in the International Court of Justice against Iran’s challenge to the re-imposition of sanctions, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday, according to AFP.

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Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan Dies in Switzerland

Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan died in Switzerland at the age of 80, according to the family and the foundation created by the Nobel Peace Prize winner.

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Supporting victims of terror attacks moral imperative: UN chief

Addressing the opening ceremony of a multimedia exhibition: “Surviving Terrorism: Victims’ Voices,” the secretary-general said that “when we lift up the victims and survivors of terrorism, when we listen to their voices, when we respect their rights and provide them with support and justice, we are honoring our common bonds, and reducing the lasting damage done by terrorists to individuals, families and communities.”

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UN chief calls for investigation into Saudi-led strike that killed Yemen children

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has called for an independent investigation into a Saudi-led coalition air strike in Yemen that killed dozens of children.

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Chances of ‘no deal’ Brexit now 60-40 says Liam Fox

The International Trade Secretary Liam Fox, has said the “intransigence” of the European Commission means the chances of the UK crashing out of the EU without a deal next March now stands at 60%.The International Trade Secretary Liam Fox, has said the “intransigence” of the European Commission means the chances of the UK crashing out of the EU without a deal next March now stands at 60%.

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‘We are heading for NO-DEAL Brexit’ – Liam Fox LASHES OUT at EU’s ‘intransigence’

The International Trade Secretary, whose job it is to galvanise trade with the rest of the world, has put the chances of a no-deal Brexit at “۶۰-۴۰”.

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Pompeo supports Trump’s offer of talks with Iran

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo supports President Donald Trump’s statement that he is willing to sit down for talks with Iranian officials, the State Department said on Tuesday.US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo supports President Donald Trump’s statement that he is willing to sit down for talks with Iranian officials, the State Department said on Tuesday.

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Trump defends diplomacy, Pompeo sets conditions; Does the US really have an “Iran policy”?

Shortly after US President Donald Trump’s declared willingness to talk with his Iranian counterpart without any precondition, his Secretary of State presents a different position.

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No military option on the table against Iran – US Defense Secretary

As the war of words has been intensifying between high-ranking Iranian and American officials and amid some media reports that the Unites States is considering resorting to the military option against Iran, US Secretary of Defense rejects such speculations as “fiction.”

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