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N.Korea rejects S.Korea group's offer for anti-malaria help

N.Korea rejects S.Korea group's offer for anti-malaria help

North and South Korea remain in a technical state of war since their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce, not a peace treaty. Singapore Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen told the media that Asean countrie...

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Conservatives send new mixed message on tax as United Kingdom election nears

Survation said the Conservatives were on 40 percent and Labour on 39 percent, indicating May's lead has collapsed by 11 percentage points over two weeks and that her majority was now in doubt. Just ...

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ISIS claims responsibility for London Bridge attack

The death cult claimed "a detachment of its fighters" were responsible for the attack where a van was driven into pedestrians over the bridge and people were stabbed in Borough Market. May said the at...

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Dozens of Egyptian Coptic Christians killed, hurt in militant attack on bus

Dozens of Egyptian Coptic Christians killed, hurt in militant attack on bus

Gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt's Minya province Friday, killing almost 30 people and injuring many others, authorities said. The Takfiri terrorist group has vowed th...

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Etihad to suspend flights to Qatar amid Gulf diplomatic rift

Earlier, Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Bahrain ended diplomatic relations and all land sea and air contacts with fellow Gulf Arab state Qatar over allegations that the latter...

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FIFA "in contact" with Qatar over 2022 World Cup

Bahrain , Egypt, and the United Arab Emirates also began withdrawing their diplomatic staff from Qatar as regional airlines quickly announced they'd suspend service to its capital, Doha , reporte...

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Netanyahu seeks African support at United Nations in return for $1bn investment

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is a 15-member regional group with the goal of promoting economic integration in all participating countries. He is the first Israeli leader to...

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UAE and Saudi halt Qatar flights as Gulf crisis escalates

UAE and Saudi halt Qatar flights as Gulf crisis escalates

Egypt and Yemen have informed the government of Qatar that they are cutting economic ties with the country, along with diplomatic relations and travel by air and sea between countries in some instanc...

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EU Commissioner: Paris Deal Not Subject to Renegotiation Despite US Withdrawal

I made clear to President Trump , as did other G7 leaders, last week that we believe in the importance of the Paris agreement and we wanted the United States to remain within it. Meanwhile, both ...

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Qatar Airways suspends all flights to Saudi Arabia

Qatar Airways suspends all flights to Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia said it also would shut its land border with Qatar, effectively cutting off the country from the rest of the Arabian Peninsula. Qatar hosts the sprawling al-Udeid Air Base, which is hom...

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Turkey PM says Raqa operation in Syria has begun: state media

Turkey PM says Raqa operation in Syria has begun: state media

Yildirim appeared to contradict comments Saturday from the Kurdish-Arab alliance battling the jihadists that the push into the northern Syrian city would "begin in a few days". "We will begin in a few...

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Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

This was Muguruza's first attempt at defending a Grand Slam championship, and she ran into a determined Mladenovic, who was backed by a vocal crowd of countrymen who chanted her nickname, Kiki, thro...

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Analyst group: ISIS claims London attack

The attack began shortly before 10pm on Saturday when a white van mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge . Another witness called Eric told the BBC he had seen three men get out of the van and t...

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Maldives joins 4 other nations in cutting ties with Qatar

Maldives joins 4 other nations in cutting ties with Qatar

It added: "Saudi Arabia has taken this decisive decision as a result of the serious violations committed by the authorities in Doha, secretly and publicly, over the past years with the aim of dividi...

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China can't 'buy its way out' of global snags

China can't 'buy its way out' of global snags

Speaking at a defense summit in Singapore on Saturday, Mattis tried to quell audience concerns over United States leadership and Friday's decision by Trump to leave the Paris climate change accord. ...

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Cyclone Mora makes landfall in Bangladesh

Rohingya refugees fleeing persecution in neighboring Myanmar were the hardest hit by the storm, Julie reports. The authorities have evacuated more than 300,000 people from different parts of ...

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Indy 500 pole sitter Scott Dixon reportedly robbed at gunpoint

Indy 500 pole sitter Scott Dixon reportedly robbed at gunpoint

It's the first time in this season's six races that a Penske driver didn't win the pole. Ryan Hunter-Reay, Ed Jones, Oriol Servia were the three fastest among the non-Fast Nine qualifiers and they m...

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Arab nations cut diplomatic ties to Qatar as rift deepens

Arab nations cut diplomatic ties to Qatar as rift deepens

The country severed ties with its longtime foe Iran after January 1, 2016, attack on the Saudi embassy in Tehran. Qatar is home to global airline Qatar Airways and many airports in the Gulf re...

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UAE: Emirates, Etihad and FlyDubai suspend flights to Qatar

UAE: Emirates, Etihad and FlyDubai suspend flights to Qatar

Four Arab nations cut diplomatic ties to Qatar early Monday morning over its support for Islamist groups and its relations with Iran . Fast-growing Qatar Airways , at the centre of the tiny stat...

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"Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly" premieres this Sunday

Modi, who has about 30.3 million followers on social media site Twitter instantly knew who she was. On 2 June, NBC News carried a short promotional video of its anchor Megan Kelly with PM Mod...

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Justin Bieber cries during Manchester benefit performance

Justin Bieber cries during Manchester benefit performance

In this June 4, 2017 , handout photo provided by Dave Hogan for One Love Manchester , singers Ariana Grande , left, and Miley Cyrus perform at the One Love Manchester tribute concert in Manc...

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London Attacks: Muslim witness says 'these insane cowards don't represent me'

Members of the Muslim community were shocked to learn about this horrific attack in which seven people were killed and dozens seriously injured. I want to make that very clear. A true Muslim, he only ...

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Trump's Latest Tweets On Travel Ban Could Raise New Legal Hurdles

Trump tweeted, reasoning that importing fewer people from countries that hate us couldn't possibly hurt and might even save lives down the road. The administration asked the Supreme Court late last w...

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Fresh morning raids in wake of London terror attack

British counterterrorism investigators searched two homes Monday and detained "a number" of people in the investigation into a van and knife attack in the heart of London that left seven people de...

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S Korean official suspended over US missile defence report

South Korea's new president, Moon Jae-in, ordered a probe into his country's Defense Ministry after it was revealed that it had "intentionally dropped the introduction of four more ( THAAD ) launcher...

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IS claims responsibility for London attack

This is a fast-moving investigation and we have significant resources deployed both to the investigation and to the visible patrols that people will be seeing as they wake up this morning. "We need to...

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London Terror Attack: Mayor Sadiq Khan Dismisses Trump's Misleading Tweet

The assailants ran people over on London Bridge before lunging seemingly at random at the crowds gathered around Borough Market, which is full of restaurants and bars. May said the series of attacks w...

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China upset at Mattis' 'irresponsible remarks' on South China Sea

China upset at Mattis' 'irresponsible remarks' on South China Sea

North Korea has continued to develop and test nuclear and ballistic missiles despite several sanctions imposed on it from the United Nations . North Korea accuses China and the U.S. " Whatever s...

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London attack: 12 arrested in Barking after van and knife attack

While British pollsters all predict May will win the most seats in Thursday's election, they have given an array of different numbers for how big her win will be, ranging from a landslide victory to a...

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Trump urges tougher U.S. travel ban, expedited court review

Trump brought his revised travel order, issued in March, to the fore Saturday night, tweeting as news of the United Kingdom attack unfolded that the USA needs to be "smart, vigilant and tough", an...

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Dubai carrier FlyDubai cancels flights to Qatar

Dubai carrier FlyDubai cancels flights to Qatar

The statement comes after Bahrain , Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates all cut diplomatic ties Monday to Qatar over its support of Islamist groups and its relations with Iran . Pakis...

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Cavaliers try to adjust after Game 1 beating against Warriors

Cavaliers try to adjust after Game 1 beating against Warriors

The Cavaliers trio of LeBron James , Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love were good in Game 1 , but they need other players like Tristan Thompson , JR Smith and Deron Williams to contribute more. "...

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Man jumps into moving car to save driver having a seizure

Man jumps into moving car to save driver having a seizure

Randy Tompkins, of Dixon, was driving his truck Friday afternoon when he spotted a vehicle driving in the wrong lane heading right at him. Tompkins is then able to quickly put the out-of-control veh...

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French President Emmanuel Macron to visit India for world solar alliance meet

French President Emmanuel Macron to visit India for world solar alliance meet

At the same time , the USA leader expressed readiness to renegotiate the deal under the terms that would be "fair to the United States". South Africa said the us has a "moral obligation" to s...

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Multiple fatalities in Florida workplace shooting

Multiple fatalities in Florida workplace shooting

According to WFTV, five people are dead, including the shooter. According to the Orange County Sheriff's Office, "multiple fatalities" are being investigated and the suspect has been detained. The l...

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