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U.S. challenged by rising North Korea tensions, Russia urges calm 05:06 GMT

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Russia urged "hot heads" to calm down on Friday as the United States admitted it felt "challenged" by North Korea's warning that it could test a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific and President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un traded more insults.  Full Article   |  Video

 
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Germany's surging far-right promises to disrupt cosy parliament 03:11 GMT 

MUNICH/POTSDAM, Germany (Reuters) - More than 8,000 people -- including hecklers blowing whistles -- showed up in Munich for one of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's final speeches before Sunday's national election that is expected to sweep her into a fourth term.  Full Article  |  Video  

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Defying Trump, Iran says will boost missile capabilities 01:06 GMT 

LONDON (Reuters) - Iran will strengthen its missile capabilities and not seek any country's permission, President Hassan Rouhani said on Friday rejecting demands from U.S. President Donald Trump.  Full Article  |  Video  

 
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