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Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
November 22, 2017 - 4:58 am
The Trump administration has imposed new sanctions on a slew of North Korean shipping firms and Chinese trading companies. The Treasury Department also has designated a North Korean corporation involved in exporting workers overseas. Tuesday's action is the administration's latest push to isolate...
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Dreamstime
November 16, 2017 - 4:22 am
The United States government wants you to know: It really doesn't like Nazis. But at the United Nations this week, the U.S. plans to vote against an annual resolution that condemns the glorification of Nazism. That's from State Department officials. Although it may seem counterintuitive, officials...
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Dreamstime
November 15, 2017 - 4:13 am
South Korea says it will deport an American man detained for allegedly attempting to cross the mine-strewn border into North Korea. The man, about 59 and from Louisiana, was caught on Monday for entering a civilian-controlled area just south of the 4-kilometer (2 1/2-mile) -wide Demilitarized Zone...
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