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A too-close call for Britain’s Theresa May

International | Party faithful are restless and may press for the prime minister’s resignation
by Mindy Belz
Posted 6/09/17, 10:41 am

BRITAIN: Prime Minister Theresa May vows to remain in power despite a stunning election blow that weakens her Conservative Party, which lost at least 10 seats to the Labour Party.

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Globe Trot: The wisdom of pingpong over Pyongyang

International | Tension builds between United States and North Korea
by Mindy Belz
Posted 4/19/17, 04:20 pm

NORTH KOREA: The commander of the USS Carl Vinson Pacific carrier strike group said its deployment is being extended 30 days “to provide a persistent presence in the waters off the Korean Peninsula” as

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Another key member of the Lord’s Resistance Army surrenders

Africa | The United States says it will withdraw from the international manhunt
by Onize Ohikere
Posted 3/31/17, 11:19 am

The Ugandan military on Thursday said an aide to the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) warlord Joseph Kony had surrendered to officials. The move comes a day after the United Sates said it is pulling out of the mission fighting the “dramatically weakened group.”

The Uganda-born rebel group is responsible for killing thousands of people across central Africa and using abducted children as soldiers and slaves.

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