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Thai Elections: Thai Raksa Chart Party That Put Princess Ubolratana Forward As Candidate For PM Defiant Ahead Of Court Ruling On Controversial Move
The political party that stunned Thailand with its now-vetoed nomination of King Maha Vajiralongkorn's sister as its prime ministerial candidate has resumed campaigning following a temporary suspension, with its leaders putting up a defiant front ahe
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North Korean Cyberwarfare: As Big A Threat As Its Nuclear Weapons?
North Korea's nuclear weapons programme has for several years posed a growing threat to international security " to its neighbours in the South and to the rest of the world. However, the hermit kingdom has also been fashioning another weapon with whi
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Trump-Kim Summit 2019: US And North Korea Negotiating Terms Of Joint Statement From Hanoi Meeting
US and North Korean senior diplomats on Thursday began last-minute talks in Hanoi as official sources claimed both sides had not yet reached a consensus on the joint communique to be issued at next week's summit of the two countries' leaders. The mee