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'A new history starts now' as North Korea's Kim meets South Korean leader4/27/2018 6:45:04 AMSEOUL - Smiling and holding hands, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met at the heavily fortified demilitarized zone between the countries on Friday, pledging to pursue peace after decades of conflict.New Secretary of State Pompeo arrives in Brussels to meet NATO allies4/27/2018 6:41:10 AMBRUSSELS - A day after being sworn in as the new U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo landed in Brussels for talks with key allies in Europe on heightened Russian aggression and ways to strengthen the NATO military alliance.Trump says he is weighing options for North Korea meeting4/26/2018 8:34:51 PMWASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he is considering three or four dates as well as five locations for his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, adding that it remains unclear whether the meeting will occur.U.S. air force says trains in vicinity of South China Sea4/27/2018 2:23:56 AMTOKYO - U.S. Air Force B-52 bombers have carried out training in the vicinity of the South China Sea and the southern Japanese island of Okinawa, the Air Force said on Friday, in what a Chinese newspaper linked to China's drills near Taiwan.Myanmar activists urge president to release jailed Reuters journalists4/26/2018 3:34:18 PMYANGON - Myanmar civil groups signed an open letter to the country's president on Thursday, urging him to immediately release two Reuters reporters accused of possessing secret government papers and police officers involved in what it called an "obviously an unreasonable case".Mattis expects 're-energized' effort against Islamic State in Syria4/26/2018 7:24:23 PMWASHINGTON - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Thursday that he expected a "re-energized" effort against Islamic State militants in eastern Syria in the coming days.Selling the country to China? Debate spills into Malaysia's election4/27/2018 2:41:31 AMKUANTAN, Malaysia - When Malaysia's political parties unfurled their election flags and banners this month, Prime Minister Najib Razak's critics sniggered on social media that the manufacturer named on banners of his ruling coalition was Chinese.Migrants in caravan at U.S. border bide time ahead of crossing4/27/2018 5:09:28 AMTIJUANA, Mexico - Central American migrants from a caravan through Mexico languished in shelters in the border city of Tijuana on Thursday, waiting for promised legal advice ahead of a planned crossing together to the United States to seek asylum.India's Modi to get museum tour, dinner with Xi as China trip begins4/27/2018 6:19:58 AMWUHAN, China - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will get a tour of a museum and dinner with President Xi Jinping on Friday, the first day of an ice-breaking visit to China in which the giant neighbors will seek to re-set a troubled relationship.Libyan commander Haftar back in Benghazi after medical treatment4/26/2018 7:30:18 PMBENGHAZI, Libya - Veteran military commander Khalifa Haftar, the most powerful figure in eastern Libya, returned to Benghazi on Thursday after a two-week absence during which he received medical treatment in Paris.