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FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2016 file photo, a resident in a rural South Korean town shouts slogans to protest a plan to deploy an advanced U.S. missile defense system called Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, in their neighborhood, in Seoul, South Korea. America’s top Pacific commander is confident in the ability of a contentious U.S. missile defense system soon to operate in South Korea to shoot down North Korean missiles. The letters read "Desperately oppose, Deployment THAAD." (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)
AP FACT CHECK: US anti-missile system in S. Korea has limitsAmerica's top Pacific commander is confident in the ability of a contentious U.S. missile defense system soon to operate in South Korea to shoot down North Korean missiles.
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A text reads "Choose France" as French far-right leader and presidential candidate Marine Le Pen addresses supporters during an election campaign rally in Nice, southern France, Thursday April 27, 2017. After "the battle of Whirlpool," when Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron both went hunting for France's blue-collar vote at a threatened home appliance factory, the presidential candidates clashed over fish as Le Pen boarded a fishing trawler, in a return to more traditional campaigning on Thursday. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)
Le Pen's party in new turmoil over alleged Holocaust denialFrench presidential candidate Marine Le Pen's far-right party is in new turmoil _ its temporary leader is stepping down over allegedly casting doubt on Nazi gas chambers
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Woman dies after Stockholm truck attack; death toll now 5Swedish authorities say a woman in her 60s has died following the April 7 truck attack in Stockholm, raising the death toll to five
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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 5, 2017, file photo, Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidhya, whose grandfather co-founded energy drink company Red Bull, walks to get in a car as he leaves a house in London. Police in Thailand say they have begun the process of requesting an arrest warrant for the heir to the Red Bull energy drink fortune accused of a deadly hit-and-run accident almost five years ago but never charged. National police chief Chaktip Chaijinda announced that the effort to arrest Vorayuth began Friday, April 28, in Bangkok. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
Thai police begin pursuing arrest warrant for Red Bull heirPolice in Thailand say they have begun the process of requesting a warrant for the arrest of an heir to the Red Bull energy drink fortune accused of a deadly hit-and-run accident almost five years ago but never charged
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Workers carry scaffolding past a billboard welcoming Pope Francis, at St. Mark's Cathedral in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, April 27, 2017. On Friday, Francis is scheduled to begin a two-day pilgrimage to Egypt aimed at lifting the spirits of Christians in the Middle East, whose numbers have rapidly dwindled in recent decades due to war, displacement and emigration. The visit will include a meeting with Egypt's president and the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar as well as a Mass in a stadium on the outskirts of Cairo. At left the picture of Egyptian Coptic Pope Tawadros II. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
In Egypt, pope seeks Christian-Muslim rejection of violencePope Francis is brushing off security concerns to forge ahead with a two-day trip to Egypt aimed at presenting a united Christian-Muslim front repudiating violence committed in God's name
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A South Korean protester holds up a placard opposing a plan to deploy the advanced U.S. missile defense system called Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense, or THAAD, near U.S. Embassy in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, April 27, 2017. In a defiant bit of timing, South Korea announced Wednesday that key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system had been installed a day after rival North Korea showed off its military power. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
S. Korea disputes Trump comments on missile system, tradeContradicting U.S. President Donald Trump, South Korea says it has no plan to renegotiate a bilateral trade deal or pay for a U.S. missile defense system
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FILE -- In this Oct. 8, 2015 file photo, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in his Jerusalem office. Fifty years after Israel conquered east Jerusalem, Barkat says the anniversary is a time to celebrate, despite the deep rifts and occasional bursts of violence that disrupt daily life in the volatile city. But like other prominent politicians of the hard-line Likud party, Barkat says Jerusalem must remain united under Israeli control, rejects Arab claims that they are second-class residents and insists the city's diverse array of residents are  “all my children." (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov, File)
Jerusalem mayor: City's diverse residents 'all my children'Jerusalem mayor says 50-year anniversary of Israel's conquest of city is time to celebrate, despite deep rifts
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President Donald Trump, accompanied by, from left, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, Vice President Mike Pence, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, listens to remarks from Argentine President Mauricio Macri, left, during a luncheon in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, April 27, 2017.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Tillerson says China asked North Korea to stop nuclear testsU.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says China has asked North Korea to conduct no further nuclear tests
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Taliban announce spring offensive, vow to build institutionsAfghanistan's Taliban have announced the start of a spring offensive, promising to build their political base in the country while focusing military assaults on coalition and Afghan security forces
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A Filipino sniper from security forces take position ahead of the arrival of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak at Manila's international airport, Philippines Thursday, April 27, 2017. Security is tight as heads of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) come to Manila for the annual ASEAN Leaders Summit. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
Facing backlash on killings, Duterte to find solace in ASEANWhen Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte hosts a summit of Southeast Asian leaders this weekend, the spotlight will be on him
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Police cordon block the protestors from entering into the parliament building in Skopje, Macedonia, Thursday, April 27, 2017.  Scores of protesters broke through a police cordon and entered Macedonian parliament to protest the election of a new speaker despite a months-long deadlock in talks to form a new government. (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski)
Lawmakers attacked as protesters storm Macedonian parliamentDozens of people have been injured as the political crisis in Macedonia turns violent over a vote in parliament
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Demonstrators sit on the road, behind a Venezuelan flag, as they block Francisco de Miranda highway after a homage to Juan Pablo Pernalete in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, April 27, 2017. Pernalete, the latest victim of Venezuela's unrest, was killed during anti-government protests Wednesday when he was struck by a tear gas canister fired by security forces. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
Top official's son calls out his dad as Venezuela quits OASThe son of Venezuela's top human rights official is urging his father to prevent further bloodshed tied to anti-government street clashes as officials defy international criticism by withdrawing from the Organization of American States
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