Carrier RONALD REAGAN getting underway Sat from Yokosuka for fall patrol with CVW-5 in western Pacific UN Security Council has strongly condemned North Korea's ballistic missile launches as a "grave violation" of its international obligations UN Sect'y Gen. underlined importance of ensuring full respect for human rights in talks with #ThaiJunta PM Prayuth. Flooding following heavy rains kills 60, displaces 44,000 in North Korea, UN saysEarlier in the day, Pres Obama reaffirmed THAAD missile system to help South Korea "deter and defend against North Korean threats." A bomb went off outside a school in southern Thailand on Tuesday. Three people died, including a man and his 4-year-old daughterKyrgyz govt says Uighur militant groups affiliated with "Al-Nusrah" in Syria,responsible for Chinese embassy bombing VIDEO: Recent launch of Rodong medium-range ballistic missiles in North Korea17 new cases of locally transmitted Zika confirmed in Singapore, bringing total to 275 Kyrgyz govt says Chinese embassy suicide bomber was a native of Tajikistan, born 1995, who flew from Istanbul to Osh Putin meets Karimov's wife and daughter in SamarkandRussian TV shows Putin chatting to Uzkek PM Mirziyoyev near Karimov's grave in SamarkandPutin in Samarkand paid honor to KarimovThailand: 2 killed, 8 wounded in bomb attack outside school in Narathiwat Putin arrived in Samarkand, UzbekistanPhilippines President Rodrigo Duterte expresses regret that his profane remark came across as personal attack on Obama .@POTUS cancels meeting with Philippines Pres Duterte after leader called him 'son of a whore.'Philippine president threatens to curse out President ObamaUN Security Council to meet Tuesday on North Korea missile launches Singapore says will no longer isolate Zika patients Xi urges China, Britain to deepen mutual trust, cooperation Obama has just arrived on Air Force One in VientianeObama arrives in Laos, first sitting US president to visit the Southeast Asian countryInterfax reports that Putin will visit Uzbekistan on September 6UN Security Council likely to meet to discuss latest DPRK missile launchesKazakhstan: 3 detained planning terror act involving airplane in Kazakhstan Young anti-China activists victorious in Hong Kong vote .@POTUS says “dangerous dynamic” in Syria as U.S., Russia leave G20 summit without deal. Erdoğan at G20 Summit closing session: Turkey has expressed support for China's efforts to revitalize the historic Silk RoadObama says he's asked staff to see if meeting with Philippine president would still be 'productive'.

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6 September 2016
Carrier RONALD REAGAN getting underway Sat from Yokosuka for fall patrol with CVW-5 in western Pacific
UN Sect'y Gen. underlined importance of ensuring full respect for human rights in talks with #ThaiJunta PM Prayuth.
VIDEO: Recent launch of Rodong medium-range ballistic missiles in North Korea
17 new cases of locally transmitted Zika confirmed in Singapore, bringing total to 275
Putin meets Karimov's wife and daughter in Samarkand
Russian TV shows Putin chatting to Uzkek PM Mirziyoyev near Karimov's grave in Samarkand
Putin in Samarkand paid honor to Karimov
.@POTUS cancels meeting with Philippines Pres Duterte after leader called him 'son of a whore.'
Philippine president threatens to curse out President Obama
Singapore says will no longer isolate Zika patients
Xi urges China, Britain to deepen mutual trust, cooperation
Obama has just arrived on Air Force One in Vientiane
Young anti-China activists victorious in Hong Kong vote
.@POTUS says “dangerous dynamic” in Syria as U.S., Russia leave G20 summit without deal.