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Olympics-All venues completed for Pyeongchang 2018 - Games chief

ANCIENT OLYMPIA, Greece, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Organisers of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics have completed construction of all competition and non-competition venues, Games chief Lee Hee-beom sa...

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DATA STORY: Not North Korea, Americans fear corruption in US govt the most

Majority of the Americans are less afraid of North Korea using a nuclear weapon than the country#39;s own corrupt government officials.

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Southeast Asian ministers urge North Korea to rein in weapons programmes

North Korea is working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the US mainland and has ignored all calls, even from its lone major ally, China, to rein in its weapons programmes whi...

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China defends its trade with North Korea as permitted by UN

China, the North’s main trading partner, “strictly implements” sanctions aimed at stopping the North’s pursuit of nuclear and missile technology, said foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang. (AP/Fi...

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US Defence Secretary James Mattis to discuss North Korea threat on Asia trip

Tension has been high on the divided peninsula for months with Pyongyang staging its sixth nuclear test and launching two ICBMs that apparently brought much of the US mainland into range, while Tru...

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Ageing Japan and threat from North Korea are my priorities: Shinzo Abe

Read more about Ageing Japan and threat from North Korea are my priorities: Shinzo Abe on Business Standard. He said he is committed to protect the Japanese people's prosperity and peace from any c...

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