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US shoots down another pro-regime drone in Syria

US shoots down another pro-regime drone in Syria

At the same time, two USA officials told CNN television that an American F-15E fighter shot down drones on Monday, June 19, 55 kilometers from the border of the de-confliction zone. "The US position...

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Ukraine leader says Trump voiced strong support for Kiev during talks

Ukraine leader says Trump voiced strong support for Kiev during talks

From left, Poroshenko , Trump, Vice President Mike Pence , and National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster. While Trump suggested during his election campaign that he may recognize Crimea and relax ...

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Death of U.S. student held by North Korea shocks fellow ex-detainees

Analysts say his death will likely cast a shadow on relations between the US and North Korea and compound efforts by South Korea's new liberal president, Moon Jae-in, to improve ties with the North....

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Gulf rift: Qatar 'not ready to surrender'

Gulf rift: Qatar 'not ready to surrender'

The Syrian Kurds have long accused both Qatar and Turkey of supporting extremist groups in Syria, but until recently Saudi Arabia has continued backing Turkey. Egypt and Bahrain kept up pressure...

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Australia suspends air strikes in Syria

Australia suspends air strikes in Syria

IS supporters have also reported his death. The Bahraini cleric wrote religious justifications for the enslavement of thousands of women from Iraq's Yazidi minority and helped establish the IS branc...

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Iran Launches Missiles into Syria targeting ISIS

Iran Launches Missiles into Syria targeting ISIS

Iran described today the missile attack against the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in the Syrian province of Deir Ez-Zour as crushing and successful, destroying command centers and weapons depo...

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Shiv Sena keeps BJP guessing, to inform in couple of days

A day before title-holders India face Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final at London's Oval ground , the BJP chief Amit Shah today said India can not stop playing Pakistan in global tournaments, bu...

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U.S. shoots down another pro-regime drone in Syria

U.S. shoots down another pro-regime drone in Syria

The threat came after a U.S. Navy fighter aircraft shot down a Syrian Air Force jet on Sunday, an act that the Pentagon explained as a defensive measure to protect U.S. Jeff Davis said in a briefing...

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TS Bret to dump rain over Venezuelan coast, SE Caribbean

TS Bret to dump rain over Venezuelan coast, SE Caribbean

The National Weather Service in Miami said the storm at 4 p.m. CDT is centered about 280 miles south of Morgan City, Louisiana , or about 360 miles southeast of Galveston. Forecasters say the Ala...

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Senator: US at risk of military conflict with Russia, Iran in Syria

The force will continue normal operations in Iraq, reports Australia's News.com . It was not immediately clear how close the USA military recon jet was flying near Kaliningrad, a Russian enclave be...

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Iranian official denies Saudi claim it arrested Iranian military forces

The vessel, which was seized last Friday, was carrying explosives and the those captured meant to conduct a "terrorist act" in Saudi territorial waters, it claimed. On Saturday, Iran said that Saudi c...

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US Sends Supersonic Bombers in Show of Force Against North Korea

But they found no evidence that he had contracted botulism, casting doubt on North Korea's claim that he fell into a coma after contracting botulism and taking a sleeping pill. He said the form would ...

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Trump tweets support for Handel as Democrats eye big win in Georgia

Trump tweets support for Handel as Democrats eye big win in Georgia

If anything, this race proves Republicans have no reason to be defensive as a result of Obamacare's demise, it shows Republicans have nothing to hide from in the age of Trump and it signifies th...

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Teenage Muslim girl killed near Virginia mosque, police say not hate crime

The teenage girl, whose identity has not been released, was walking outside with a group of friends when she got into a dispute with a man in a vehicle at around 4 a.m. "I want to stop the hating - ha...

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President Donald Trump's legal plan built in his image: Fight, fight, fight

Department of Justice-appointed Special Counsel Robert Mueller is conducting what is generally called a preliminary inquiry into possible obstruction of justice involving President Donald Trump , a...

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Iran claims its missiles hit IS targets in Syria

Iran claims its missiles hit IS targets in Syria

Six surface-to-surface missiles were launched on Sunday from western bases in Iran at command centers, logistic sites and suicide vehicle bomb factories in Syria's eastern Deir Ezzor area, 700 kilomet...

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Family: Freed student who died has 'completed his journey'

That should never ever be allowed to happen", Trump said . Historically the United States rarely institutes strong restrictions on where Americans travel overseas, with Cuba as the clearest count...

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Iran Parliament Chief Terrified of US Senate Sanctions

Iran Parliament Chief Terrified of US Senate Sanctions

Summary⎙ Print Iranian authorities linked the Islamic State attackers to a larger cell whose leader was killed by security forces previous year. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, als...

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Merrifield, Hammel help Royals to 4-2 victory over Red Sox

In his career, Sale is 9-10 with a 2.97 ERA and 144 strikeouts against Kansas City. Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer in the third to put KC on top 2-0 and in the seventh with the game tied, Whit M...

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Tropical Storm Cindy has formed; watch includes Harris, Galveston, Liberty counties

Tropical Storm Cindy has formed; watch includes Harris, Galveston, Liberty counties

The heaviest rain amounts are likely to be on the northern Gulf Coast, including parts of southeast Louisiana, southern MS, southern Alabama and the Florida Panhandle. NOAA itself as well as the Nat...

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Talks to strike deal with DUP 'ongoing', says Downing Street

They also definitely are not the DUP . She said there was still ample time to agree on a deal. Any deal to salvage powersharing at Stormont should involve Northern Ireland's five main parties, ...

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Trump slams Ossoff, praises Handel in tweets

Trump's party also claimed victory in another congressional race Tuesday, in neighboring SC. Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff are going head-to-head, with Ossoff barely ahead ...

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$60000 reward in search for escaped Georgia inmates

The sheriff of Oconee County , whose jurisdiction is north of where the killings occurred, wrote a post on Facebook to the escaped convicts. The state Department of Corrections is investigating what w...

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Vehicle rams police van on Paris' Champs Elysees, driver dead

Vehicle rams police van on Paris' Champs Elysees, driver dead

Witnesses say police dragged the man, who was not named, out of the auto and put him on the ground a few meters away as the vehicle burst into flames. They identified the man as from Argenteuil, and s...

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In Georgia, Republicans aim to hang onto congressional seat

In Georgia, Republicans aim to hang onto congressional seat

Nathan Deal and his 2010 primary rival Karen Handel . Campaign finance filings show only 14% of individual donations to Democrat Jon Ossoff totaling $8 million came from Georgia . Ossoff says Ho...

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Israel rescinds 250000 entry permits handed to Palestinians for Ramadan

On June 16, Globe and Mail editors published an Associated Press report where its editors wrote the following headline: " Three Palestinians killed after attack on Israeli officers". Nickolay Mla...

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Suspect shot after explosion at Brussels train station

A small explosion that occurred Tuesday evening within the Central Station of Brussels , the capital of Belgium , was considered a terrorist attack , a spokesperson of the Belgian federal prosecu...

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French, Iraqi journalists killed in Mosul mine blast

Islamic State fighters have been defending their remaining stronghold in the Old City of Mosul , moving stealthily along narrow back alleys as USA -backed Iraqi forces slowly advance. During the v...

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Russian Federation protests: Kremlin critic Navalny jailed, hundreds arrested

The United States condemned the arrests, a rare criticism of human rights violations and the Kremlin from Donald Trump's administration. Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny has been award...

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Facebook video shows woman setting fatal house fire

Facebook video shows woman setting fatal house fire

A firefighter was injured while fighting the fire. A United States woman has been caught on camera, setting fire to a Milwaukee home which had residents inside. Seventy-two-year-old Willie Greer di...

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Islamist militants storm school in the Philippines, take students hostage

Islamist militants storm school in the Philippines, take students hostage

He added that the militant group, led by Commander Agila attacked Malagakit village, 8km away from Pigcawayan town, at 5am local time (10pm BST previous day). More than 300 BIFF rebels figured in the ...

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Doctors Say Otto Warmbier Suffered 'Extensive' Brain Damage

North Korea claims that Warmbier developed botulism . He was sentenced to 15 years in a labour camp after a one-hour trial in March 2016. Later on Thursday Otto's doctors in Cincinnati descr...

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South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

Medical tests in the United States offered no conclusive evidence as to the cause of his neurological injuries, and no evidence of a prior botulism infection. "This is something we may be able to ...

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Lucas Digne: 'Real Madrid were no better than Barcelona last term'

Lucas Digne: 'Real Madrid were no better than Barcelona last term'

Verratti joined Barcelona , back in 2012, from Pescara and during his five years in the French capital he has made 201 appearances. I am looking forward to winning many more trophies and big titles i...

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APNewsBreak: Otto Warmbier's death investigated

Former President Barack Obama defended his administration on Tuesday afternoon after there was criticism of his administration for not doing enough to try and rescue American college student Otto W...

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