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Turkey rejects European Union call for referendum probe

Global monitors from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said the move undermined safeguards against fraud. The US State Department had highlighted "irregularities" and "an uneve...

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ISIS deaths from Afghanistan bomb strike rise to 90

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters that the tunnels and caves IS fighters used to "move around freely" were targeted as they make it easier for them to target U.S. President Donald...

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Giant iceberg draws crowds to tiny Newfoundland town

Giant iceberg draws crowds to tiny Newfoundland town

And the iceberg which has taken up residence just outside Ferryland is thought to be about 150ft high, more than 50ft higher than the one which the Titanic struck in 1912. The early arrival and abunda...

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Israel refuses negotiation over mass Palestinian hunger strike

Jailed Fatah leader Barghouti, who was sentenced to five life sentences for five murders plus 40 years for attempted murder, is believed to be one of the hunger strike leaders. It was unclear whether ...

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Russia blocks UN condemnation of N.Korea missile test

Russia blocks UN condemnation of N.Korea missile test

McMaster, Trump's US national security adviser, said in an interview with CNBC . "Casual talk by the President or Vice President - or tweets - about solving the North Korea problem with military ...

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Turkey Opposition Petitions To Annul Referendum Results

The queues formed as the main opposition party was scheduled to formally request that the electoral authority annul the referendum over the ballots lacking the official stamp. The White House said the...

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Turkey: Main opposition party files for referendum annulment

The change to Turkey's constitution will allow the victor of the 2019 presidential election to assume full control of the government, ending the parliamentary political system. Turkey's main oppositi...

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Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 per cent'

Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 per cent'

Defense Secretary James Mattis has reportedly presented that option to Congress but the military has not yet chose to implement the policy. If that were to happen, neighboring South Korea and Japan li...

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Unemployment in Jamaica still chronic, says International Monetary Fund

The IMF said that new measurements were needed that would more accurately... "Momentum in the global economy has been building since the middle of last year, allowing us to reaffirm our earlier fore...

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N Korea displays new missiles at parade

N Korea displays new missiles at parade

Tens of thousands descended on the streets of the capital as the nation marks the 1912 birth of Kim Il Sung, grandfather of Kim Jong Un. Han said Trump's tweets have also added fuel to the flames....

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Dad: Fresno shooting suspect spoke of race war

Jerry Dyer told reporters the crime appeared to be "solely based on race". "These individuals who were chosen today did not do anything to deserve what they got", he said. Muhammad approached on the...

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Dozens of children dead in Syria evacuees bombing

Dozens of children dead in Syria evacuees bombing

The death toll in a massive auto bomb attack on a convoy carrying evacuees from besieged government-held towns in Syria has risen to at least 126, including at least 68 children, with hundreds more wo...

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Rep. Tulsi Gabbard 'skeptical' that Assad regime behind gas attack

Mr Johnson expressed his support to the United States on Friday after it fired 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the Shayrat airfield near Homs in central Syria. A chemical gas attack by the Assad regi...

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North Korea showcases nuclear weapon, warns USA of imminent attacks

North Korea showcases nuclear weapon, warns USA of imminent attacks

The regime under North Korean leader Kim Jong-un must not engage in any more provocative action that aggravates the situation. Amid rising regional tensions, Pyongyang residents have. The parade, an...

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Rouhani, Putin Slam US Aggression on Syria

US allies expressed support on Friday for Washington's missile strikes on Syria , calling them a proportionate response to Syria's suspected use of chemical weapons. "And you're not going to see th...

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U.K. Snap Election in 6 Weeks, Announces PM

Many seem to forget that there is a quiet majority who voted for Brexit and a silent plurality who voted for the Conservatives in the last general election. Under the Fixed-Term Parliaments Act, the n...

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Turnbull trumps Shorten by playing the visa card

Turnbull trumps Shorten by playing the visa card

Australia today scrapped a visa scheme, called 457, for temporary skilled workers, the biggest beneficiaries of which were Indians. Australian workforce statistics current until December 2016 sh...

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Va. Senator Dick Black who met with Assad now defends Syrian President

Va. Senator Dick Black who met with Assad now defends Syrian President

The attack against a Syrian air base was the first USA assault against the government of President Bashar Assad. Russia, which has military forces in Syria aiding Assad's government, says the deaths...

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UK MPs expected to approve Theresa May's plan for snap general election

The dollar fell sharply against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday weighed by geopolitical events while sterling rose to a two-and-half month high, after UK Prime Minister Theresa May announced...

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Pence to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

Pence to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

China is appealing for calm, and possibly re-examining its role. North and South Korea have been separated since 1945 and a state of war technically still exists between the two nations, even though...

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Erdogan Narrowly Wins Referendum for Executive Power

The protesters expressed anger about last-minute changes to the referendum voting procedures and an electoral board decision to allow as valid more than a million ballots cast without an official stam...

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Troops Rescue 1623 Captives, Neutralise 21 Boko Haram Members

Troops Rescue 1623 Captives, Neutralise 21 Boko Haram Members

He told VOA that it took America eight to ten years to arrest Osama Bin Laden, the master mind of September 11, attack on the United States. Boko Haram insurgents invaded the all-girls Government ...

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Thousands of Britons to be hit by Australian visa clampdown

The measures will be introduced immediately, but those already holding 457 visas will be exempt from any changes. "We also need to look at the kinds of incentives that could encourage Australians to...

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US Says No Change to THAAD Deployment

US Says No Change to THAAD Deployment

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visits the main shrine of Sensoji Buddhist temple in Tokyo , Tuesday, April 18, 2017. It allowed the vice president to gaze at North Korean soldiers afar and stare dire...

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Amber Alert issued for girl believed to be in extreme danger

Amber Alert issued for girl believed to be in extreme danger

Investigators believe she is in the company of Armando Aquilar. He was seen taking Arasley from a location in Atlanta . Arasley is described as a 5-foot-2, 130-pound Hispanic girl with brown hair a...

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UN court to rule in Ukraine's case against Russia

UN court to rule in Ukraine's case against Russia

The Ukrainian side claims in its lawsuit that since 2014 Russian Federation has intensified its interference in the Ukrainian affairs "by way of a military intrusion into Ukraine" and "the financing o...

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England look set to dominate Lions for New Zealand tour

Despite factors offering Gatland a cautionary tale, Warburton is still the red-hot favourite to be crowned Lions captain on Wednesday. The 2013 tour skipper follows England World Cup victor Martin...

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Arkansas to Keep Pushing for Executions despite Setback

Arkansas to Keep Pushing for Executions despite Setback

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson said the state will push to have the other lethal injections carried out. He is one of two inmates scheduled for execution Thursday. Arkansas said it would go ah...

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Korea trade after its trucks haul missiles

Tensions continue to rise between the United States and North Korea, with continued concern that the USA could well launch an attack that would start a war at any moment. Aside from improving the tech...

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#ZumaMustFall: South Africans Take to the Streets In Protest

Mmusi Maimane, leader of the DA party, was due to lead a march in downtown Johannesburg, where thousands of marchers wearing blue DA T-shirts gathered to start the march, with many bussed in from othe...

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North Korea's missile launch fail

North Korea's missile launch fail

The display raised concerns that North Korea has developed intercontinental ballistic missiles that would allow the country to attack the mainland USA and Europe, according to CNN . Current leader Ki...

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Is Bandai Namco Working on Pac-Man Maker?

Is Bandai Namco Working on Pac-Man Maker?

After all, Bandai Namco registered another trademark with the EUIPO on April 18th, this one for the vampire RPG Code Vein. Not just Pac-Man but perhaps even Sonic or Final Fantasy. In other words, i...

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Emirates releases ad trolling United Airlines over Dr Dao video

Emirates releases ad trolling United Airlines over Dr Dao video

Dao's attorney said United has not yet contacted the family. "We can't do that". Munoz reiterated his regret over the incident Sunday, which sparked widespread outrage and mushroomed into a global p...

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Egypt church attacks: Congregations 'won't celebrate Easter' after twin Palm Sunday bombings

Egypt church attacks: Congregations 'won't celebrate Easter' after twin Palm Sunday bombings

Minya province has the highest Coptic Christian population in the country. Outside of St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church in Cairo's central downtown area, a military tank is stationed with five so...

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Nikki Haley Condemns Alleged Abuse, Killings Of Gay Men In Chechnya

Nikki Haley Condemns Alleged Abuse, Killings Of Gay Men In Chechnya

Former Vice President Joe Biden condemned the arrests Friday , describing himself as "disgusted and appalled" by the reports. "They looked at them and said: 'We are taking you, '" the man, who want...

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