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Putin, Moon agree that Trump-Kim summit to help denuclearization

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The leaders of Russia and South Korea agree that last week’s historic summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would contribute to denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday. Russian President Vladimir Putin and South Korean President Moon Jae-in attend a welcoming ceremony at the Kremlin ...

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North Korea, China leaders agree to boost ‘strategic, tactical’ cooperation: KCNA

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed measures to bolster “strategic and tactical” cooperation between the two countries in a second meeting on Wednesday, the North’s state media said on Thursday. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un walks beside Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing, China, in this undated photo released June ...

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Merkel, Macron agree euro zone budget in ‘new chapter’ for bloc

BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron agreed on Tuesday to create a euro zone budget charged with boosting investment in the bloc and promoting economic convergence between its 19 states. The leaders met to prepare for a summit of European Union leaders on June 28-29, with Macron keen to push through wide-ranging reforms to ...

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Merkel, Macron agree on euro zone budget

BERLIN (Reuters) – Chancellor Angela Merkel said she and French President Emmanuel Macron agreed on Tuesday to create a euro zone budget charged with boosting investment in the currency bloc and promoting economic convergence between its 19 member states. “We are opening a new chapter,” Merkel said after talks with Macron on European reform ahead of a June 28-29 EU ...

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U.S., South Korea agree to suspend joint military exercise

WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) – The United States and South Korea have agreed to suspend a joint military exercise scheduled for August, South Korean and U.S. officials said on Monday, following President Donald Trump’s pledge to end “war games” after his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un last week. FILE PHOTO: The South Korean and American flags fly next to ...

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U.S., South Korea agree to suspend joint military exercise: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and South Korea have agreed to suspend a joint military exercise scheduled to take place in August, a U.S. official said on Monday, after President Donald Trump pledged to end “war games” after his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un last week. FILE PHOTO: The South Korean and American flags fly next ...

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South Korea, U.S. agree to suspend joint military drills scheduled for August: Yonhap

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea and the United States have agreed to delay a joint military exercise called the “Ulchi Freedom Guardian,” South Korea’s Yonhap news agency said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: The South Korean and American flags fly next to each other at Yongin, South Korea, August 23, 2016. Courtesy Ken Scar/U.S. Army/Handout via REUTERS The two countries were ...

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Austria wants EU leaders to agree on strengthening Frontex in September

VIENNA (Reuters) – Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz hopes that European Union leaders will reach an agreement on strengthening the border agency Frontex at an informal meeting in September, he told the newspaper Der Standard. Austria’s chancellor Sebastian Kurz attends a news conference with German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer in Berlin, Germany, June 13, 2018. REUTERS/Joachim Herrmann Kurz wants to make ...

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