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USA says 200 troops to remain in Syria after forces' withdrawal

President Donald Trump, anticipating the total defeat of IS in Syria, made a surprise announcement in December that all USA forces would be out ...

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Attacks on Kashmiris: Mehbooba, Omar say SC did what Centre should’ve done

The bench asked the Union Ministry of Home Affairs to give wide publicity to nodal officers so that they can be approached by those facing such ...

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Saudi Crown Prince Receives Gold-Plated Gun as a Gift From Pakistani Senators

The crown prince's trip comes five months after he came under intense pressure in the United States and elsewhere following the killing of journ...

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After alienating Huawei, US President now wants 5G and 6G

The Republican president's administration has also been warning other countries against adopting 5G systems from Chinese telecommunications co...

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Three MPs quit Tory party to join Independent Group

The prime minister acknowledged, too, the obvious, that Brexit is painful and hard. UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn has addressed former coll...

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Bomb Attack Kills At Least 10 Oil Workers In Syria

Baghouz is all that remains for the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant ( ISIL , ISIS) group in the Euphrates Valley region after it lost its m...

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Netanyahu strikes deal with merged right-wing parties, postpones Putin meeting

Also joining Gantz's bloc on Thursday was Gabi Ashkenazi, another retired chief of staff, bringing the total in the party who have formerly serv...

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No big surprises in government's Greater Bay plan

Hong Kong's role as the global financial, shipping and trade center and aviation hub will be strengthened, and its position in offshore renminbi...

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Pakistan has started conducting operations against terrorists: Iran Army chief

The criminal act of the terrorists in killing border guards in southeastern Iran will not be left unanswered, Iran's Minister of Intelligence sa...

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Microsoft issues new cyber security warnings ahead of European Union elections

Software giant Microsoft says it has uncovered a series of cyberattacks by hackers linked to Russian Federation targeting democratic instituti...

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Pope Francis promises action against sex abuse priests

The Catholic Church is now engulfed in a crisis over its handling of clerical sex abuse. But survivors from around the world who have descende...

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Saudi Arabia, India Urge Greater Int’l Action to Counter Terrorism

Modi again slammed the "barbaric attack" last week as he said: "To tackle this menace effectively, we agreed that there is a need to increase...

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‘Extinct’ Galapagos tortoise found after 100 years

Investigators think there may actually be more members of the species on the island due to the presence of tracks and scat on the island. The ...

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Roger Stone apology spared jail over crosshairs on judge post

Last week, the judge issued a limited order that prevented Stone from discussing his case near the courthouse and generally prohibited his law...

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"Flying Bulldog", World's Largest Bee, Found Again After Around 40 Years

He found the bee on the last day of exploring the island. Clay Bolt caught Wallace's bee on camera after it was spotted in a little-explored ...

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Guaido discusses plans to bring in supplied humanitarian aid

Maduro is planning rival concerts on the Venezuelan side of the border on Friday, and the Venezuelan government says it will distribute aid to p...

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Woman says Colorado man told her to kill fiancee before fatal beating

Her body has not been found. Police believe she was killed at her home in the small mountain city of Woodland Park on or around Thanksgiving. ...

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ISIS Member Wants To Come Back Home

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement released on Wednesday that Muthana's request will not be accommodated. "She is not a USA...

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Julie Bishop: Ex-contender for Australian PM to leave politics

Before politics, she studied law at Adelaide University and practised as a solicitor and barrister. The former deputy Liberal leader announce...

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Pakistan PM authorizes military response if India attacks

The 38-year-old, who is now playing for Multan Sultans in the Pakistan Super League, also backed Prime Minister Imran Khan's statement on th...

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Shamima Begum: Bangladesh says IS teen not eligible for citizenship

She was shown a copy of the Home Office letter that announced her British citizenship would be stripped. She said an "option" could be to appl...

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UNSC sanctions committee allows N. Korean delegation to travel to Vietnam - diplomats

Speaking at the White House, Trump said he would like to remove sanctions on North Korea, but that he needs to see Pyongyang make a move first o...

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Vatican admits having secret guidelines for priests who father children

Archbishop Charles Scicluna, for years the Vatican's sex crimes investigator, met Tuesday with Vincent Doyle , the child of a priest. "Fo...

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United Kingdom and French backpackers, aged 20, missing from Australian beach

A water and ground search began on Monday involving police and emergency services. Police later discovered their rental auto in the beach's ve...

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AG Sulzberger Condemns Trump's 'Enemy of the People' Slam

Napolitano was responding to the following paragraph from the Times' story. Trump does not cite a specific article, but his blunt declarat...

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'Complete the revolution': Bernie Sanders launches 2020 presidential bid

In an interview with SiriusXM radio, Sanders said voters "might want to look at who was there first, and who raised these issues in the past". ...

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Insertion of the ‘P’ word delayed India-Saudi Arabia joint statement

Any expectation of an indictment of Saudi Arabia over its relations with, and recent announcement of $20 billion investment in, Pakistan m...

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Coast Guard lieutenant compiled hit list of lawmakers

Hasson is being held on drug charges and for unlawfully possessing firearms and ammunition. Lt. Christopher Paul Hasson , an acquisitions off...

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Fire kills dozens in centuries-old Bangladesh district

Around 1:15am, Fire Service Director (Operations) Maj Shakil Newaz said they had managed to control the fire in the adjacent buildings and were ...

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Potential Uranium Exposure at Grand Canyon Museum Bldg

The source of the radiation is three 5-gallon drums filled with uranium ore stored near a taxidermy exhibit at the Grand Canyon Museum Collect...

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