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Crypto Crash Threatens North Korea’s Stolen Money As It Steps Up Weapons Tests

SEOUL, June 29 (Reuters) – The nosedive in cryptocurrency markets has wiped out millions of dollars in funds stolen by North Korean hackers, four digital researchers say, threatening a major source of funding for the sanctioned country and its weapons programs. North Korea has invested resources in stealing cryptocurrencies in recent years, making it a …

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Norwegian police seek postponement of Pride events after gay bar shooting

Police cite intelligence information for delay Major Pride meeting in Oslo canceled Suspect gets first four weeks in prison Court names suspect as Zaniar Matapour OSLO, June 27 (Reuters) – Norwegian police said on Monday that all Pride events across the country should be postponed, citing security concerns after a deadly weekend by a gunman …

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G7 Aims to Raise $600 Billion to Counter China’s Belt and Road

US President Joe Biden attends a working lunch with other G7 leaders to discuss shaping the global economy at the Yoga Pavilion, Schloss Elmau in Kuren, Germany, June 26, 2022. Kenny Holston/Pool via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SCHLOSS ELMAU, Germany, June 26 (Reuters) – Leaders of the Group of …

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North Korea’s Kim Oversees Military Meeting Amid Potential Nuclear Test

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attends a convocation of the expansion of the Central Military Commission of the Workers’ Party of Korea in this photo released by the Korean Central News Agency on June 22, 2022. KCNA via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, June 23 (Reuters) – North …

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Heatwaves in China push electricity demand to record levels, southern floods inundate cities

SHANGHAI/BEIJING, June 22 (Reuters) – Heat waves in northern and central China have pushed electricity demand to record levels as millions of air conditioners turn on to escape sweltering conditions as floods in the south submerge villages and urban residents lock up. On Wednesday, China’s meteorological administration issued orange warnings for high temperatures in regions …

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