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Former Japanese residents of Kurile Islands make trip to visit ancestors’ graves

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A chartered flight took a group of Japanese from the city of Nakashibetsu, Hokkaido prefecture, to Russia on Saturday so that they could visit their ancestors’ graves on the Kurile Islands, Japan’s Foreign Ministry said.

North Korea Leader Threatens US With ‘Highest Level’ Response

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Thursday accused US President Donald Trump of exhibiting a "mentally deranged behavior" and threatened him with a harsh response, in a statement carried by the state news agency.

Iraq, Iran, Turkey agree to counter Kurds' independence referendum

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Iraq, Iran and Turkey agreed on taking countermeasures if the semi-autonomous Kurdish region insisted to hold an independence referendum in northern Iraq, said an official statement on Thursday.

French leader suggests conference on fighting terrorism propaganda next year

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French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday suggested holding next year an international conference on fighting online propaganda of terrorism.

152mn children in forced labor, 40mn people in slavery : study

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At least 40 million people across the globe live in modern slavery, while 152 million children from 5 to 17 years old are currently involved in child labor, a new report reveals.

Spanish minister warns Catalan independence would lead to poverty

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Spanish Minister for the Economy Luis de Guindos warned on Monday that the Catalan region in northeastern Spain would face poverty should its inhabitants declare independence.

US ambassador: North Korea will be 'destroyed'

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The US ambassador to the UN warned North Korea will be destroyed if it continues its "reckless behavior" and forces the United States and its allies to defend themselves against any attack.

Chinese Envoy to US: Washington Should Switch from Threats to Dialogue on North Korea

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China’s ambassador to the US called on Washington to stop making continuous threats over North Korea and “do more” to build bridges of understanding and negotiation instead.

World hunger on rise again due to conflicts, climate change in decade: UN report

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Global hunger is on the rise again after steadily declining for more than a decade, affecting nearly 11 percent of the global population, largely due to conflicts and climate change, a UN report claimed on Friday.

Manhunt is on as 22 injured in London subway terrorism explosion

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London police began a manhunt after an explosion Friday aboard a crowded London subway car in what police say is a terror-related attack.