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WORLD News List

Trump says not to pick Pompeo as national security advisor

WASHINGTON, Sept 13 -- United States (US) President Donald Trump said Thursday that he will not ask Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to assume a dual role of being his fourth national security advisor after the ouster of John Bolton, Xinhua news agency reported.

Moon, Trump to hold summit in New York this month

SEOUL, Sept 13 (Yonhap) -- South Korean President Moon Jae In and United States President Donald Trump will hold summit talks in New York late this month on the sidelines of a United Nations (UN) session, Yonhap news agency reported, quoting the presidential office on Friday.

Zimbabwe's Mugabe burial place to be announced Saturday, says family spokesperson

HARARE, Sept 13 -- The burial place for former President Robert Mugabe, who died last Friday in Singapore at the age of 95, will be announced at the weekend, Xinhua news agency quoted a family spokesperson as saying on Thursday.

Israel denies spying White House

JERUSALEM, Sept 13  -- Israel denied on Thursday that it had planted spy devices near the White House, reported Xinhua news agency.

Trump says he expects to meet N Korean leader at some point this year

WASHINGTON, Sept 13 -- United States (US) President Donald Trump said Thursday that he expects to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at some point later this year, Yonhap news agency reported.

Saudi official in 9/11 case to be named: report

NEW YORK, Sept 13 -- The Trump administration has reportedly agreed to reveal the identity of a Saudi Arabian official who played an organisational role ahead of the Sept 11, 2001 terrorist strikes on the United States, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting a local media.

About 350,000 people displaced in Yemen in 2019: UN

SANAA, Sept 12  -- Some 350,000 people have been displaced by the ongoing conflict in Yemen so far in 2019, Anadolu Agency reported, quoting the UN’s International Organisation for Migration (IOM) on Thursday.