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SEOUL, South Korea, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- South Korea has frozen the assets of 20 North Korean companies and 12 individuals believed to be channeling funds to the regime's nuclear and missile program. The new round of sanctions were enforced...
Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Two Hamas militants died in an Israeli airstrike Saturday in retaliation of rocket fire that hit an Israeli town amid protests against President Donald Trump's decision for the United States to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's...
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A group of Japanese companies are trying to fight the country's rigorous work culture by creating a drone that tells workers to go home on time after their shifts, instead of accruing overtime. Tokyo-based drone maker...
Dec. 7 (UPI) -- Liberia's Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that there wasn't enough evidence to substantiate voting fraud claims in its recent presidential election and approved a second round run-off between ex-soccer star George Weah and Vice-President Joseph...
Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Portests erupted along the Gaza Strip on Wednesday in response to U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Protesters took to the streets of Gaza City burning flags and photos of Trump...
Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Three men have been charged in the murder of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, who was killed by a car bomb last month. The three suspects include brothers George Degiorgio,55, and Alfred Degiorgio, 53, as well...
NEW YORK, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping may be consolidating his power following the 19th Party Congress, because he believes China is facing its most challenging period, a U.S. analyst said Monday. Andrew Nathan, a professor of...
Dec. 4 (UPI) -- The United States and nine other nations agreed to a 16-year ban on commercial fishing in the Arctic Ocean to give researchers time to study the area's ecology and the effects of climate change. The agreement,...
Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Britain's National Cyber Security Center warned all government agencies of "a risk to national security" if they use Russian-based Kaspersky Lab anti-virus software. The chief executive of the agency sent a letter to all permanent secretaries...
Dec. 1 (UPI) -- Turkish prosecutors ordered the assets of gold trader Reza Zarrab to be seized Friday as he testified in Manhattan on his role in a scheme to evade U.S. sanctions against Iran. The Istanbul prosecutor's office froze...

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