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International News

5.6-magnitude quake strikes off coast of Japan's Fukushima

TOKYO, July 20, 2017 (BSS/Xinhua) - An earthquake with a preliminary
magnitude of 5.6 struck off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture in the northern Tohoku region on Japa...More...

William, Kate take Brexit 'charm offensive' to Germany

BERLIN, July 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Prince William and his wife Kate began Wednesday a three-day visit to Germany billed as a "charm offensive" by local media as Britain be...More...

Trump demands Republicans pass health care reform

WASHINGTON, July 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - US President Donald Trump made a last-ditch bid to salvage a central campaign pledge Wednesday, deploying a mix of threats and charm...More...

US locked in 'slow-going' talks with China on N.Korea sanctions

UNITED NATIONS, United States, July 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Despite a push to quickly slap new UN sanctions on North Korea, the United States is bogged down in "slow-going" ...More...

US accuses Lebanon's Hezbollah of weapons buildup

UNITED NATIONS, United States, July 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - US Ambassador Nikki Haley on Wednesday accused Lebanon's Hezbollah of amassing weapons and said the world must turn its attention to the action...More...

Venezuela military stands behind controversial vote

CARACAS, July 20, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Venezuela's military reaffirmed its loyalty to President Nicolas Maduro on Wednesday by saying its forces would protect a controversial vote he has called for next w...More...