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 2 months | Trump blocks release of Democratic memo on Russia probe

              President Donald Trump has blocked the release of a classified memo that was written by Democratic lawmakers to counter Republican claims of anti-Trump bias in the FBI's Russia probe, the White House said on late Friday.   

  United States     


 2 months | North Korea’s capital sealed off ahead of major military parade

              The North Korean capital of Pyongyang was sealed off late Wednesday in preparation of a major military parade to commemorate the founding of its army, witnesses said. It will take place on the eve of the Winter Olympics in South Korea.   

  Pyongyang, North Korea     


 2 months | British court upholds arrest warrant against Julian Assange

              The British arrest warrant against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange remains valid, a court in London ruled on Tuesday, saying that he must surrender to the authorities before judges are able to consider his defense for jumping bail.   

  London, England     

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 2 months | Maldives security forces break into Supreme Court as crisis deepens

              Maldives President Abdulla Yameen on Monday night declared a state of emergency as the government continues to defy an order from the Supreme Court, where security forces have broken into the building, plunging the island nation further into crisis.   




 2 months | Train carrying Republican lawmakers hits truck in Virginia

              A passenger train carrying a number of Republican lawmakers has collided with a dump truck near Charlottesville in Virginia, killing one person in the truck, officials and passengers say. A number of other people have been injured.   

  Crozet, VA     


 2 months | Trump tried to fire Special Counsel Mueller in June, reports say

              President Donald Trump ordered the firing of Special Counsel Robert Mueller last summer, but he backed down after the White House counsel threatened the resign, the New York Times and other media reported on Thursday.   

  Washington, D.C.     


 2 months | President Trump to visit the United Kingdom later this year

              U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to make a visit to the United Kingdom later this year, the British and American governments said on Thursday after months of speculation about the president's planned visit.   

  Davos, Switzerland     



 3 months | U.S. government shutdown begins after lawmakers fail to act

              The U.S. federal government was shut down Saturday after lawmakers failed to approve a spending bill amid a standoff over immigration reform and border security. Only workers deemed essential will continue to work.   



 3 months | U.S. Ambassador to Panama John Feeley resigns on principle

              U.S. Ambassador to Panama John Feeley, who has worked as a career diplomat for nearly three decades, has informed the White House of his decision to resign, saying he can no longer serve the Trump administration.   

  Panama City, Panama     

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 3 months | Steve Bannon steps down from Breitbart News

              Former White House aide Steve Bannon has stepped down as executive chairman of Breitbart News, just days after a public break with President Donald Trump over comments published in a book.   

  United States     


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