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Xi evokes Panchsheel as India skips meet

Sharif said the Belt and Road "rejected the encirclement for any country". In a meeting with President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang on the sidelines of Belt and Road Forum, the Prime Minister stressed ...

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Kurdish-led forces say no heavy USA weapons received yet

Kurdish-led forces say no heavy USA weapons received yet

Ankara, a crucial partner in the USA -led coalition against Islamic State, considers the YPG an extension of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), which has waged an insurgency in Turkey's mainly Kurdish...

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Syrian activists say strikes on IS town kill 20

Syrian activists say strikes on IS town kill 20

Deir al-Zor province links territory ISIS controls in Syria and Iraq. The warplanes struck near a residential area and a mosque, wounding dozens more, the Britain-based monitor said. The Pentagon ackn...

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Virginia Beach-based Navy SEAL killed in Somalia was William & Mary student

Virginia Beach-based Navy SEAL killed in Somalia was William & Mary student

According to Somalia's information ministry, a U.S. Navy Seal was also killed and two troops wounded in the Friday raid on an al Shabaab militant compound. Rear Admiral Timothy Szymanski, commander of...

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China's Xi says Belt and Road summit reaches consensus, achieves positive outcomes

Xi addressed nearly 30 leaders on the second day of a forum on his new Silk Road plan, a huge infrastructure project meant to revive ancient land and sea trade routes from Asia to Europe and Africa. "...

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President Moon's first overseas trips expected to be Washington, Beijing then Tokyo

President Moon's first overseas trips expected to be Washington, Beijing then Tokyo

KCNA said: "The election took place before the expiry of the previous regime as traitor Park Geun Hye was dismissed from office under the unanimous demand of the South Koreans for committing the unpre...

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NHS cyber attack leaves EU's law enforcers stunned after 'unprecedented' global reach

In a snap election campaign which May has dominated so far, the debate over the cyber attack on the NHS forced her onto the defensive though it was not immediately clear what impact, if any, there wou...

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UK Conservatives lead polls by 18 points

After polling day, community get-togethers are being held nationwide on June 16, 17 and 18 to mark the first anniversary of the MP's death. "We are fighting to win, I'm proud to lead this party and ...

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Former Penn State student blames school for hazing death

Former Penn State student blames school for hazing death

An Upstate New York native was arrested and charged Tuesday in the hazing death of Penn State University fraternity pledge Timothy Piazza. "It was horrific. "We held his hand". Piazza said he ...

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Sturgeon: Tories plan to "sacrifice" of Scottish economy to win Ukip vote

THE former campaign director of Better Together has been revealed as Scottish Labour's candidate for East Renfrewshire at next month's General Election. Each took from the results what you'd expect th...

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White House: Trump Had 'Very Good' Call With Putin

It was at least the third conversation between the two leaders since Trump's inauguration. Putin condemned the American strike as an unwarranted act of aggression. The safe zones they've been call...

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China's Xi outlines plans for wide cooperation in trade plan

The Chinese government established the Silk Road Fund in 2014 with a target of US$40 billion to invest in infrastructure projects in Asia. China's state-run Xinhua news agency said the new Silk Road...

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Boko Haram insurgents kill six farmers in Nigeria

Boko Haram insurgents kill six farmers in Nigeria

While the military commanders of operation Lafia Dole are trying to win the peace, of the lingering insurgent war in Borno, the Boko Haram insurgents have started a new wave of torment of farmers le...

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Log in, look out: Cyber chaos spreads with workweek's start

Log in, look out: Cyber chaos spreads with workweek's start

On Friday, Microsoft said users will be protected from the ransomware if they're running the company's free antivirus software or have installed the latest patches. companies have also been hit. ...

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Activist resigns after congressman writes letter to employer

Activist resigns after congressman writes letter to employer

O'Dowd has donated $700 to Frelinghuysen during previous elections. Rep. Frelinghuysen has drawn fierce criticism from constituents in his district for his stances on environmental deregulation and ...

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Trump Pledges To Move Quickly To Name New FBI Director

Friends of Trump believe that if he follows through with a major shakeup of the White House, the message would be: "I get it". A combined 65 percent say they have a "great deal" of confidence or "so...

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Syria building crematorium to cover up mass murders, says US

The official released overhead pictures of the Saydnaya military prison, said to be one of the most notorious in the country. "Although the regime's many atrocities are well-documented, we believe t...

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Pentagon head makes clear US commitment to protecting Turkey

Pentagon head makes clear US commitment to protecting Turkey

Turkey wants the arms agreement reversed, and Yildirim on Wednesday said the USA can not use one terrorist group to fight another. The capture of a key Syrian town and a nearby dam from Islamic Sta...

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Reporters barred from China event seeking investment in Kushner project

Reporters barred from China event seeking investment in Kushner project

She urged wealthy Chinese to buy stakes through the EB-5 visa program that offers United States residency in exchange for at least $500,000 investment in a U.S. Jared Kushner is one of the Trump adm...

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UK Labour deputy leader warns of 'Thatcher style' landslide

Labour says the cash would pay to take one million people off NHS waiting lists, guarantee access to treatment within 18 weeks and guarantee patients can be seen in A&E within four hours. "Murray's ap...

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Trump keeps Comey battle alive by warning him not to talk

Trump keeps Comey battle alive by warning him not to talk

We work very hard to get you the most accurate and up-to-date information every day". On Tuesday, the White House announced Comey was sacked as Trump's decision came at the recommendation of Attorne...

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PM promises 'robust response' to North Korea

He has been cautious about the recent decision to deploy a controversial US anti-missile system in South Korea. On Thursday, Moon and Xi had a phone conversation and agreed to improve the two countr...

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Election in Germany's most populous state could boost Merkel

It is home to 17.9 million people, almost a quarter of Germany's population, and is also the home state of Martin Schulz, the Social Democratic challenger seeking to deny Mrs Merkel a fourth term in t...

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Duterte follows Xi's lead with military build-up in South China Sea

China's arms offer came after two U.S. senators filed a bill restricting the sale of weapons to the Philippine police due to human rights concerns over Mr. Duterte has put the ruling on the back burne...

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Trump's tax law firm has 'deep' ties to Russian Federation

Namely, those exceptions are a piece of property in Florida that Trump sold for $95 million to a Russian billionaire , and $12.2 million he made from a Miss Universe pageant in Moscow in 2013. An ...

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China's Xi says Belt and Road needs to reject protectionism

Mr Xi used a summit on the initiative, attended by leaders and top officials from around the world, to bolster China's global leadership ambitions as US President Donald Trump promotes "America First"...

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Merkel's conservatives clinch victory in key state vote

It is home to 17.9 million people, almost a quarter of Germany's population, and is also the home state of Merkel's Social Democratic challenger in the September 24 national election, Martin Schulz ...

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Nearly 30 state leaders back China President's new globalisation strategy

Chinese President Xi Jinping today said all countries should respect each other's sovereignty and territorial integrity, as he inaugurated the high profile Belt and Road forum boycotted by India d...

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Qalibaf Drops Out of Iran Presidential Race

Qalibaf Drops Out of Iran Presidential Race

He told the crowd that he "fulfilled what he promised" during his electoral campaign four years ago, except for the promises he was unable to fulfill due to the "obstacles" placed in front of him, Ira...

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Ex-French PM Manuel Valls wants to be Emmanuel Macron candidate

The election underlined France's economic and geographical divisions, with Macron popular among more educated, middle-class voters in cities, but viewed with suspicion or hostility by blue-collar work...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation head 'nauseous' over election inquiry

Federal Bureau of Investigation head 'nauseous' over election inquiry

It's not clear how much of that investigation Comey may discuss in testimony Wednesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee . Comey was also tight-lipped in response to any probing questions about...

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WannaCry provides important lessons for cyber security

Seven hospitals were still unable to accept emergency patients two days after a global cyber attack brought down dozens of NHS systems. The attack over the weekend affected 200,000 computers acros...

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South Korea's Progressive New President Is Open to Visiting Pyongyang

South Korea's Progressive New President Is Open to Visiting Pyongyang

The sunshine policy was started in 1998 by Kim Dae-jung, a former pro-democracy activist who became South Korea's first liberal president. President Moon Jae-in said in an inaugural speech Wednesday...

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Will come out with a law if triple talaq held invalid

Will come out with a law if triple talaq held invalid

Many Muslims women have shown their views and they had opposed the practice of triple talaq as several pleas were filed by Muslim women challenging the practice of triple talaq , on hearing it the ...

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Jordanian stabber shot dead in Jerusalem

The comment by U.S. national security adviser H.R. McMaster came just nine days after a White House visit by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in which Trump vowed to seek a historic peace deal but ...

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