North Korea's Kim 'believes in' Trump ahead of second Trump summit: KCNA

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un spoke highly of U.S. President Donald Trump, state media said on Thursday, and expressed satisfaction over the results of talks between officials from both countries about a second summit between Kim and Trump.

After upstaging Maduro, Venezuela's Guaido seeks to keep up pressure

Venezuela's opposition on Thursday will seek to maintain pressure on isolated President Nicolas Maduro after congress chief Juan Guaido swore himself in as the rightful head of state with the support of nations around the region.

Russia calls moves to oust Venezuela's Maduro illegal: Ifax

Russia considers moves to remove Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro from power to be illegal, Vyacheslav Volodin, the speaker of Russia's lower house of parliament was quoted as saying by Interfax news agency on Thursday.

Saudi crown prince offers full support for Iraq's security: Iraq PM's office

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman on Thursday offered his full support for Iraq's continued security in a phone call to Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi.

Australia says one of its nationals, a former Chinese diplomat, being held in Beijing

A former Chinese diplomat who has Australian citizenship is being held in residential detention in China, government ministers said, and Canberra was disappointed in how long it took Beijing to notify them after the man went missing.

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