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BEIJING/SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Beijing on Tuesday, where he will likely brief Chinese President Xi Jinping on his summit with U.S. President Donald Trump last week, as Washington and Seoul agreed to suspend a major joint military exercise. This is Kim’s third trip to China this year, coming […]

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – A third man died on Tuesday after a gang-related shooting in the Swedish city of Malmo, police said, amid growing concern about spiralling violent crime in the Nordic country. Police stand next to a cordon after a shooting on a street in central Malmo, Sweden June 18, 2018. TT News Agency/Johan Nilsson/via […]

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Frankfurt airport is Europe’s top-ranked airport in terms of connectivity after expansion by Lufthansa and new low-cost entrants such as Ryanair, according to the ACI Europe airports association on Tuesday. Frankfurt Airport in Frankfurt, Germany, September 2, 2016. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski //Frankfurt airport, Germany’s largest hub, went from third to first place in […]

On Monday, the Federation of American Scientists (FAS) published aerial photographs that the group says show the facility in the Baltic outpost has been under major renovation since 2016. FAS said the images document refurbishments at the site back in 2016, when one of three underground bunkers at the location was excavated and deepened before […]

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A van struck four people at the Netherlands’ largest music festival in the early hours of Monday, killing one of them and injuring the others before driving off, police said. Visitors leave the festival grounds near a scene where a van struck into people after a concert at the Pinkpop festival in […]

TOKYO (Reuters) – Eighteen months after Donald Trump became U.S. president and started shaking up global diplomacy, Japan is waking up to the risks of an alliance based on dollars and deals rather than shared values and security interests. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Vice President Mike Pence inspects PAC-3 missile interceptors with Japan’s Defense Minister Itsunori […]

WARSAW (Reuters) – The European Commission hopes it can continue “constructive” dialogue with Poland over contested judiciary reforms, the EU executive’s First Vice President Frans Timmermans said on Monday. European Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmermans delivers a speech during a debate on the Future of Europe at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, June 13, […]

MADRID (Reuters) – The brother-in-law of Spain’s king turned himself in to authorities on Monday to serve a five-year, 10-month prison sentence for crimes including tax fraud and embezzlement, a prison system spokesman said. FILE PHOTO: Inaki Urdangarin, Spain’s King Felipe’s brother-in-law, leaves court after picking up his prison sentence notification in Palma de Mallorca, […]

TOKYO (Reuters) – A magnitude 6.1 earthquake shook Osaka, Japan’s second-biggest metropolis, early on Monday morning, killing three people, halting factory lines in a key industrial area and bursting water mains, government officials and broadcaster NHK said. A water-filled crack on a road after water pipes were broken due to an earthquake is seen in […]

KABUL (Reuters) – The Afghan Taliban said their three-day Eid ceasefire, which ends on Sunday, proved the unity of their movement and its “wide national support” as the presidential palace extended its own ceasefire with the militants by 10 days. Taliban fighters headed into cities across Afghanistan over the weekend as they celebrated their Eid […]

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