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Australian vet treats injured koala with Chinese medicine

A koala known as "Bruiser," has been treated with traditional Chinese medicine on Thursday, to overcome a brutal dog attack that left him with severe wounds.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/16 9:11:03

U.S., S. Korea seek to fulfill Trump's "guidance" on joint war games: Pentagon

The United States and South Korea have agreed to work together to fulfill U.S. President Donald Trump's "guidance" on the joint military exercises, said Pentagon on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/15 23:45:29

World's steepest football stadium being built in Sydney

With its stand tilted at a 34-degree angle, Western Sydney Stadium, the steepest slope for a stadium in the world, is gradually taking shape as construction work is under way.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/15 19:29:05

Majority of S.Koreans view DPRK-US summit positively: poll

A majority of South Korean people assessed positively the summit between top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump, a local survey showed Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/15 19:28:38

Papua New Guinea's PM to visit China

Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea Peter O'Neill will pay a visit to China from June 20 to 26, as agreed by the two sides, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang announced Friday in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/15 16:18:36

US, S. Korea seek to fulfill Trump's "guidance" on joint war games: Pentagon

The United States and South Korea have agreed to work together to fulfill US President Donald Trump's "guidance" on the joint military exercises, said Pentagon on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/15 15:26:27

S. Korea, DPRK agree to completely restore military communication lines following talks

South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) agreed Thursday to completely restore military communication lines along the eastern and western areas after holding general-grade talks, Seoul's defense ministry said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/15 11:07:13

Japan working to arrange meeting between Abe, Kim: local media

Japan is working to arrange a meeting between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Kim Jong-un after the North Korean leader said he was open to talks, local media reported Thursday.
Source: AFP | 2018/6/14 22:48:41

FM urges US to cooperate on trade, N.Korea as Pompeo visits China

The first official visit to China by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shortly after the historic US-North Korea summit has provided a window of opportunity to improve mutual understanding and enhance cooperation to help deliver the summit's promises, Chinese observers said on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/14 21:08:41

S.Korean president says to carefully review joint drills with US if DPRK, US talks continue

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has said Thursday that he will carefully review the US-South Korea joint military exercises if talks between the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States continue.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/14 18:29:38

Roundup: India to set up first lithium-ion cells plant with Chinese technology

India's first lithium-ion cells manufacturing plant for the mobile industry will be set up in the country's southern state of Andhra Pradesh by the Munoth Industries Limited using Chinese technology.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/14 16:47:32

US secretary of state sees DPRK leader's denuclearization commitment as important step toward peace

Commitment by Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), to denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula is an important step to peace and stability in the region, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/14 14:43:10

S.Korean FM says war games with US to be decided by military authorities

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha said Thursday that joint military exercises between South Korea and the United States, which have been conducted twice a year, are an issue to be determined through consultations between military authorities of the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/14 14:08:32

Chinese senior official visits Canada on ties

Wang Chen, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, visited Canada from June 10 to 13 at the invitation of the Canadian Parliament to boost bilateral relations.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/14 13:53:24

S.Korea, DPRK start general-level military talks to ease military tensions

South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Thursday started general-level military talks at the border village of Panmunjom to ease military tensions, according to local media reports.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/14 13:00:07

S.Korea-US war games to be decided via consultations between military authorities: S.Korean FM

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha said Thursday that South Korea-US war games are an issue to be decided through consultations between military authorities of the two allies.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/14 12:56:55

Former Maldivian president sentenced to 19 months in jail

The Criminal Court of the Maldives on Wednesday sentenced former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom to 19 months in prison after he was found guilty of obstructing justice, local media reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/14 11:31:26

US hopes for 'major' DPRK disarmament by 2020: Mike Pompeo

The US hopes to see "major disarmament" by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) by the end of 2020, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday from the Republic of Korea (ROK), a day after the historic summit between US President Donald Trump and DPRK leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore.
Source: CGTN | 2018/6/14 11:22:11