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Attacking last rebels would be tragic, Trump tells Syria

Since Russia military intervened on Assad's behalf in 2015, the regime has regained much of the territory lost to fighters in the early years ...

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Public caning of Malaysian lesbian women blasted as 'atrocious' by rights activists

The two unnamed women, ages 22 and 32, were arrested in April after Islamic enforcement officers spotted them in a vehicle together in northea...

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Reuters reporters jailed for seven years over Rohingya secrets

Kyaw Soe Oo has a three-year-old daughter and Wa Lone's wife, Pan Ei Mon, gave birth to their first child last month and yet, the duo could no...

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Jet-setting Instagram model dies on billionaire's yacht

Only days before her death, the model was posting snaps for her 18,000 Instagram followers, including shots of the scenic Greek islands and bi...

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Ugandan opposition lawmaker arrives in the US for medical treatment

In a tweet posted on Saturday evening, Kyagulanyi said: "Safely arrived in the United States where I'll be receiving specialized treatment fol...

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United Kingdom ex-chief rabbi warns of Jewish exodus over anti-Semitism

Former chief rabbi Jonathan Sacks said Sunday the majority of Jews are questioning whether Britain is a safe place to bring up their children....

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Democrats Denounce White House Decision to Withhold Kavanaugh Records

Kavanaugh , nominated by President Donald Trump, worked in the White House under former President George W. Bush , whose lawyers combed through...

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Florida AMBER Alert for missing 2-year-old boy from Pinellas County

Saturday morning. An Ambert alert has been issued for a missing Pinellas County toddler Sunday. The Phoenix Police Department said investiga...

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Trump Has Hurt American Workers, Charges AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka

Mr. Trump's Saturday warning comes a day after US and Canadian negotiators failed to reach an agreement on Friday, a deadline he set, to revamp...

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Chinese e-commerce billionaire returns to Beijing after US arrest

According to the Wall Street Journal , Liu was held on probable cause and released without bail. The billionaire, whose non-Westernized n...

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Firefighters try to save relics as fire engulfs Rio museum

The museum, located in the city's north near the Maracana football stadium, was closed to the public when the fire sparked from a yet unknown ca...

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China-Africa summit: Xi denies money being spent on vanity projects

At the last three-yearly gathering in Johannesburg in 2015, Xi announced $60 billion of assistance and loans for Africa. The summit will link ...

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Shooting Reported at Del Mar Racetrack Before Ice Cube Show

You can hear six gunshots in a video posted by a person just inside Del Mar Fairgrounds in San Diego before an Ice Cube concert on Sunday, S...

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Myanmar court convicts, jails journalists over Rohingya violence investigation

Suu Kyi's reputation as a defender of human rights has been eviscerated by her refusal to speak out against the military for its handling of th...

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Aussie Instagram influencer Sinead McNamara dies in Greece

Sinead McNamara was working as a crew member on the Mayan Queen IV when she died on board the ship early on Friday while it was anchored near...

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Pentagon canceling $300M in aid to Pakistan, citing record on militants

The Pentagon said the USA military made the decision "due to a lack of Pakistani decisive actions in support of the South Asia strategy". "Due...

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Brazil's Lula da Silva barred from running for presidency

Lula , serving a 12-year-sentence for corruption and money laundering, is the front-runner despite being in jail. Mr da Silva, 72, has been ...

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China-Africa business forum attracts over 1000 African representatives

Against a backdrop of rising worry over African indebtedness to China, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will visit Beijing for the Forum on China-Afr...

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Ukraine separatists say leader Alexander Zakharchenko killed in cafe bombing

The blast left two people dead and nine injured, including DPR minister of taxes and duties, Alexander Timofeyev, and the head of a local youth ...

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Lobbyist linked to Manafort pleads guilty, agrees to aid prosecutors

Samuel Patten, 47, was charged with one count of violating the Foreign Agents Registration Act for failing to register with the Justice Departme...

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Donald Trump warns Congress not to 'interfere' with NAFTA negotiations

President Donald Trump took to Twitter early Saturday morning to criticize Canada's trade history with the U.S. USA and Canadian negotiators...

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McCain motorcade departs U.S. Capitol en route to cathedral

In the years to come, they would talk of their disagreements "like football players remembering a big game". And even afterwards he served in of...

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Ugandan MPs Bobi Wine, Zaake cleared to seek treatment overseas

Bobi Wine - whose real name is Robert Kyagulanyi - posted a photograph of himself in an airport corridor, sitting in a wheelchair and holding c...

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Japanese minister meets PM Imran, expresses wish for stronger ties

Possibilities for multi-faceted cooperation between the two sides were discussed, including cooperation in education and health sectors as well ...

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Doonbeg Locals Hopeful Of Trump Visit

President TrumpDonald John TrumpCalifornia lawmakers pass stiffest net neutrality law in US Trump criticizes ABC/WaPo poll that found support f...

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John Biden Cries As He Delivers Beautiful Eulogy At John McCain’s Funeral

Senate". On Friday, McCain will lie in state in the U.S. Capitol. "My name is Joe Biden ". People magazine reported that McCain's mother...

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Shooting at Yorkdale Shopping Centre in Toronto, no injuries

Police previously said they are searching for multiple suspects wanted in connection with the investigation. Last month a man with a handgun o...

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Muhammad cartoon contest cancelled amid Muslim outcry

Supporters of the Tehrik-e-Labaik Pakistan (TLP) Islamist political party raise their hands as they listen to the speech of their leader durin...

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Kenya and Britain set to strengthen bond further

Boris Johnson... the bicycle guy was here". "As Britain prepares to leave the European Union we are committed to a smooth transition that ensu...

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Couple Who Raised $400K for Homeless Hero Ordered to Hand Over Funds

Mark D'Amico and Kate McClure gave Johnny about $75,000. Instead, the couple has said that they were attempting to help Bobbitt manage it beca...

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