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US boosting Israeli military aid by millions: Netanyahu

US boosting Israeli military aid by millions: Netanyahu

US President Donald Trump today said that he is committed "to do everything" to achieve Israel-Palestinian peace deal but made it clear that "peace can not take root in an environment where viol...

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Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran election

Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran election

And even though the powers of the president are limited under that system, the unelected Guardian Council bars any candidate from standing for election who has not shown loyalty to the supreme leader ...

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After UK, Egypt attacks, Libya seen as militants' haven

After UK, Egypt attacks, Libya seen as militants' haven

Egyptian authorities further blamed that there are several militants' camps running in Libya which it targeted with the airstrikes on Saturday. President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi said six strikes hit th...

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Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will quit Paris climate deal

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said in an interview to air Sunday. The comments from Mattis came after Trump was under intense pressure during meetings with world leaders in Brussels and Italy la...

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Manchester attacker's younger brother arrested in Tripoli - spokesman

Manchester attacker's younger brother arrested in Tripoli - spokesman

Abedi, 22, was a British citizen born to Libyan parents and grew up around Manchester. "We condemn these terrorist acts on civilians, innocent people". The brother of the Manchester bomber is arr...

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Chris Cornell's final performance: Watch him walk offstage for the last time

Chris Cornell's final performance: Watch him walk offstage for the last time

Cornell died Wednesday night (May 17) after performing with Soundgarden in Detroit. Born in Seattle in 1964, Cornell founded Soundgarden in 1984. Cornell , Chris Cornell . Here he goes bom...

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Greek ex-PM Lucas Papademos injured in Athens auto blast

Greek ex-PM Lucas Papademos injured in Athens auto blast

Police didn't immediately confirm news media reports that the blast was caused by a parcel bomb. There has been no claim of responsibility for the blast, however, officials have reportedly intercept...

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Osinbajo in Surprise Visit to Abuja Market, lnteracts with Traders

Osinbajo in Surprise Visit to Abuja Market, lnteracts with Traders

He was there to interact with the traders and other Nigerians to have a first hand knowledge of their feelings. Osinbajo who arrived the market at about 3:10 p.m, was accompanied by the Minister of ...

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Jeremy Corbyn rules out deal with SNP in hung parliament

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon has called for a second referendum in the Spring of 2019, but it can only be legally binding if the UK Parliament gives its permission. "We have seen this before when they d...

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North Korea orders mass production of new anti-aircraft weapon

He said South Korea's military was analyzing how many missiles were fired, indicating that more than one may have been launched. North Korea has increased its test-firing of ballistic missiles o...

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Sri Lanka flash floods leave half a million people displaced

Sri Lanka flash floods leave half a million people displaced

At least 500,000 people had been affected by the floods and 48,000 homes had been damaged or destroyed, the DMC said. Emergency teams rushed to distribute aid to half a million Sri Lankans displaced...

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Palestinian prisoners end strike, fail to achieve goals

A spokeswoman for the Israel Prison Service confirmed the agreement, but denied the strike had forced the authorities to negotiate over conditions in the jails with the prisoner representatives. They ...

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61 terrorists killed, 124 civilians rescued in Marawi clearing ops

61 terrorists killed, 124 civilians rescued in Marawi clearing ops

Mr Duterte said on May 27 that he is open to Misuari's offer to augment government troops with his own fighters. Authorities and relief workers said more than 30,000 people from Marawi City had ta...

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Burr: Senate Intel Panel Hasn't Received Response From Flynn on Honoring Subpoena

Burr said Flynn's decision was not a surprise to the Intelligence Committee members, and they would figure out next steps if necessary. Earlier Thursday, Reuters news agency cited unnamed current ...

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Trump tells 'confidants' USA will quit Paris climate deal

The G7 summit has ended in Sicily following two days of discussions regarding the state of the world economy, foreign policy, climate change, and other major global issues. What is the Paris accord? ...

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Full Speech: Present Trump Hopeful And Peaceful Final Speech In Israel

Greenberg and Hoenlein concluded: "This incident underscores the awful damage caused by serial UN resolutions , including UN Security Council Resolution 2334 (of December 2016), denying the more than...

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Manchester United have 'verbal agreement' with Inter Milan star Ivan Perisic

That sort of goal contribution has put a hefty price-tag on his head. According to the Sun (UK), the Red Devils pipped champions Chelsea the Croatian who can play as a winger, attacking midfie...

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Defiant runners take to Manchester's streets after arena bombing

Defiant runners take to Manchester's streets after arena bombing

The city of Manchester has pushed ahead with a bank holiday weekend packed with major events, refusing to allow Monday night's terror attack act as a deterrent. Great Manchester Run's event director, ...

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Philippines forces make gains in southern city under siege

But Duterte has said local criminals are backing the Maute in Marawi . Whether he is in the city, the military apparently underestimated the strength of the militants there, mainly members of the...

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Manchester bomber seen buying rucksack in city on Friday

Manchester bomber seen buying rucksack in city on Friday

British ministers also voiced their anger to American officials after photographs apparently showing bloodstained fragments from the Manchester concert bomb were leaked to the U.S. One government offi...

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McCain: Putin a greater threat than ISIS

During a visit to Australia, the senior senator revealed to ABC he is anxious about President Donald Trump's campaign contacts with Russian President Vladimir Putin . "I know some administratio...

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House Oversight Chair Jason Chaffetz Will Resign Next Month

The President repeatedly said it was time to move on from the Russian Federation probe, and get back to the business of the nation. He said he felt "no compulsion" to talk about life after Congress ...

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Indonesian police launch raid as Jakarta attacks linked to Islamic State

Indonesian police launch raid as Jakarta attacks linked to Islamic State

Last month, police said they arrested three suspected militants who were accused of planning to attack a police station in East Java. He also said that two people had died in the explosion, one poli...

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Is Superman in 'Wonder Woman'? DC Fans Can't Get Everything They Want

Ahead of the release, cinematographer Matthew Jensen discussed the pressure of making the movie with IGN , along with wanting it to be comparable to classic comic book movies such as Batman Begins ...

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Sri Lanka calls for help as mudslides claim 100 lives

Along with tweeting condolences, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, Indian naval ships are being dispatched with relief material to Sri Lanka . A massive landslide in central Sri Lanka killed ...

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Muguruza, Djokovic ease into second round

Muguruza, Djokovic ease into second round

Thiem, who reached the semifinals past year, comfortably beat Bernard Tomic 6-4, 6-0, 6-2. Paris: Novak Djokovic revealed Friday that a chance telephone call sparked his decision to hire U.S. 1 ...

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Venezuela leader defies demos, launches constitution overhaul

He said "Nazi-fascist" elements are taking root inside the opposition's ranks and contributing to a unsafe spiral of violence in the two-month anti-government protest movement. "Maduro and the elector...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation withholds Comey memos from House panel

The chairman of a House oversight committee says the FBI will not be turning over memos and other materials that detail discussions between former FBI Director James Comey and President Donald Tru...

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FA Cup Final: Wenger in seventh heaven as Ramsey rescues Arsenal

The FA Cup final between Chelsea and Arsenal yesterday took place amid heightened security measures after 22 people were killed by a suicide bomber following an Ariana Grande concert at Manchest...

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Questions About Russia Chase Trump During First Israel Visit

Questions About Russia Chase Trump During First Israel Visit

To be sure, Trump's predecessors have also forged close ties with Saudi Arabia , an important USA partner in the Middle East , and other nations with questionable human rights records. Putting a h...

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Iran's president criticizes USA after Trump's sharp words

Iran's president criticizes USA after Trump's sharp words

His supporters look to Rouhani - instrumental in pushing the US-Iran nuclear deal, ending sanctions and allowing foreign investment - to further Iran's engagement with the world and prevent global i...

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On first day back, Trump lashes out at

On first day back, Trump lashes out at "fake news media"

Seemingly unable to control the leaks within his own White House, Mr. Trump has become increasingly frustrated. If the White House was trying to get Trump's through a filter before they were publish...

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Macron Explains Tense Handshake With Trump, Calls It 'Moment Of Truth'

According to the AP, Macron noted that the handshake was a "moment of truth" and "it wasn't innocent". At his debut on the world stage, the new French president revealed a steeliness that belies...

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Turkey ready to retaliate against any threats, Erdogan warns

The footages recorded in the street on Embassy Row in Washington, D.C., showed members of the Turkish security personnel pushing past U.S. police and assaulting the protesters as Erdogan was due to ...

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North Korea fires 'ballistic missile' into Japanese waters

North Korea fires 'ballistic missile' into Japanese waters

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who just returned from a G7 meeting in Italy, told reporters Monday that " North Korea's provocation by ignoring repeated warning from the global society is absolu...

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