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New Zealand Prime Minister Ardern gives birth to baby girl

New Zealand Prime Minister Ardern gives birth to baby girl Thu, 21 Jun, 2018

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gave birth to her first child, a girl, on Thursday, Ardern said in a posting on Instagram.
Trump and Kim sign joint statement promising ‘complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula’

Trump and Kim sign joint statement promising ‘complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula’ Tue, 12 Jun, 2018

President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ended their historic meeting with a Singapore by signing a joint statement. The document promised “complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula” without detailing exactly what that would entail.
Historic summit due for Trump and Kim

Historic summit due for Trump and Kim Sun, 10 Jun, 2018

Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump meet on Tuesday for an unprecedented summit in an attempt to address the last festering legacy of the Cold War, with the US President calling it a "one time shot" at peace.
North Korea's Kim in Singapore for historic Trump summit

North Korea's Kim in Singapore for historic Trump summit Sun, 10 Jun, 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Singapore Sunday for an unprecedented summit with Donald Trump, with his nuclear arsenal at the top of the agenda and the US president calling it a "one-time shot" at peace.
Philippines' Duterte stirs controversy by kissing woman on lips

Philippines' Duterte stirs controversy by kissing woman on lips Mon, 04 Jun, 2018

A kiss by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on a Filipino woman's lips while on an official visit in South Korea sparked anger and jokes on Monday, as feminists denounced what they called his "perverted way" of taunting his female critics.
U.S. weighs more South China Sea patrols to confront 'new reality' of China

U.S. weighs more South China Sea patrols to confront 'new reality' of China Sun, 03 Jun, 2018

The United States is considering intensified naval patrols in the South China Sea in a bid to challenge China's growing militarization of the waterway, actions that could further raise the stakes in one of the world's most volatile areas.
North Korea proposes joint celebration of 2000 summit during talks

North Korea proposes joint celebration of 2000 summit during talks Fri, 01 Jun, 2018

North Korea suggested during high-level talks on Friday that the two Koreas hold a joint celebration of the anniversary of a historic 2000 inter-Korean summit this month in the South, an official in Seoul said.
North Korea official in U.S. for talks on summit, differences remain

North Korea official in U.S. for talks on summit, differences remain Wed, 30 May, 2018

A senior North Korean official made a rare visit to the United States on Wednesday for talks about a possible summit between the leaders of the two countries but the sides appeared far apart on the central issue of Pyongyang's nuclear weapons.
Trump cancels summit with Kim, warns NKorea against 'foolish acts'

Trump cancels summit with Kim, warns NKorea against 'foolish acts' Thu, 24 May, 2018

US President Donald Trump on Thursday called off his planned June summit with Kim Jong Un, blaming "tremendous anger" and "hostility" from the North Korean regime and warning Pyongyang against committing any "foolish or reckless acts."
North Korea suspends talks with South over military exercises

North Korea suspends talks with South over military exercises Tue, 15 May, 2018

North Korea said it was suspending high-level talks with South Korea scheduled for later in the day on Wednesday due to U.S.-South Korean military exercises that it said went against the trend of warming North-South ties.
Family of IS-inspired suicide bombers attack Indonesian churches, at least 13 dead

Family of IS-inspired suicide bombers attack Indonesian churches, at least 13 dead Sun, 13 May, 2018

A family of six launched suicide attacks on Christians attending Sunday services at three churches in Indonesia's second-largest city of Surabaya, killing at least 13 people and wounding 40, officials said.
Singapore will host U.S.-North Korea summit, nuclear issue to dominate

Singapore will host U.S.-North Korea summit, nuclear issue to dominate Thu, 10 May, 2018

Leaders of the United States and North Korea will meet for the first time when President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un hold a summit on June 12 in Singapore where the U.S. side will try to persuade Pyongyang to give up its nuclear weapons.
Malaysia's Mahathir wins shock election victory, toppling 61-yr-old regime

Malaysia's Mahathir wins shock election victory, toppling 61-yr-old regime Wed, 09 May, 2018

Malaysia's veteran ex-leader Mahathir Mohamad, 92, won a shock election victory Thursday, in a political earthquake that toppled the country's scandal-plagued premier and ousted a regime that has ruled for over six decades.
North Korea says denuclearization pledge not result of U.S.-led sanctions

North Korea says denuclearization pledge not result of U.S.-led sanctions Sun, 06 May, 2018

North Korea said on Sunday its intention to denuclearize, unveiled at a historic inter-Korean summit, was not the result of U.S.-led sanctions and pressure, warning the United States not to mislead public opinion.
Armenia celebrates as veteran leader quits amid protests

Armenia celebrates as veteran leader quits amid protests Mon, 23 Apr, 2018

Armenia's veteran leader Serzh Sarkisian resigned on Monday after mass protests against his election as prime minister with sweeping powers, sparking celebrations across the impoverished country.
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U.S. President Trump and North Korean leader Kim meet in Singapore

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