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April 17, 2018 - 6:36 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Three senior Nigerien officials tell ABC News that they have determined that a man they have in custody is not Doundou Cheffou the ISIS leader whom officials believe masterminded the deadly ambush last October that killed four American soldiers. ABC News had confirmed through senior...
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April 17, 2018 - 4:56 pm
(WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.) -- President Donald Trump said Tuesday that members of his administration are already talking to officials in North Korea "at extremely high levels" about his possible summit with Kim Jong Un. "We have also started talking to North Korea directly, at extremely high levels,"...
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April 17, 2018 - 7:09 am
(NEW YORK) -- For the first time in more than half a century, the leader of Cuba won't be named Castro. Raul Castro became president in 2008 after his brother Fidel -- the revolutionary and ruler -- resigned. Fidel maintained his position as head of the Communist Party until 2011, at which point...
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April 16, 2018 - 8:33 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- A bipartisan group of senators introduced a bill Monday intended to bring an almost two-decade-old war authorization up to date, a move that some lawmakers have been demanding for years but which has received renewed interest after recent military action in Syria. Senate Foreign...
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April 16, 2018 - 4:11 pm
(TORONTO) -- Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced his support to expand a pipeline in the western part of the country, saying doing so is of “national interest.” “Hundreds of thousands of Canadians who work long hours every day to put food on the table and build this country depend on...
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April 16, 2018 - 3:58 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House, FBI, Department of Homeland Security and British officials announced Monday that Russian state-sponsored actors targeted millions of internet routers in the United States, the United Kingdom and worldwide. US and UK officials said that they have "high confidence"...
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April 16, 2018 - 3:24 pm
(LONDON) -- Britain faces a looming threat of possible cyber-attack from Russia, the U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Sunday. Johnson warned during a BBC broadcast on Sunday of the possibility that Russia may retaliate against U.K. sanctions following the Salisbury attack and Western-...
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