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Turkey and USA can turn Raqqa into 'graveyard' for ISIL, says Erdogan

Erdogan's comments come ahead of a meeting with President Donald Trump on May 16 in the United States , their first face-to-face summit since the American leader took office in January. Clashes betwe...

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Liberal claims victory in South Korea presidential election

Moon's nearest challenger, conservative Hong Joon-Pyo, is expected to get only 23.3 percent of the vote, BBC introduced . A plurality of votes is enough for victory. Soon after the exit poll ...

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Trump administration delays Paris climate agreement decision

Trump administration delays Paris climate agreement decision

On Tuesday, former U.S. President Barack Obama told a food industry conference he was confident that the United States would keep moving "in the right direction" on climate change. President Dona...

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New Hamas chief makes first public appearance in native Gaza

The announcement caps several months of voting among Hamas' far-flung members in Gaza , the West Bank, Israeli jails and overseas to select a replacement for Meshaal, who sought to step down. Haniyeh...

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India's Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentences Over 2012 Gang Rape

India's Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentences Over 2012 Gang Rape

On December 16 2012, the physiotherapy student and her friend climbed onto a bus in south Delhi, assured by the driver that they would be dropped off at their destination. Also welcoming the verdict i...

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Spirit Airlines: Chaos, fights erupt as cancellations roil carrier

Spirit Airlines: Chaos, fights erupt as cancellations roil carrier

On Monday, fights broke out between airline staff and angry passengers - and led to three arrests for inciting a riot, resisting arrest, trespassing and disorderly conduct. The Broward Sheriff's Offic...

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Merriam-Webster corrects a typo in Trump's tweet about Sally Yates

Merriam-Webster corrects a typo in Trump's tweet about Sally Yates

Flynn resigned from his position in February after admitting to briefing Vice President Mike Pence with "incomplete information" about his phone calls with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak prior to...

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Fans react to an integral weekend of Premier League action

Fans react to an integral weekend of Premier League action

Premier League leaders Chelsea need just three more points to secure a fifth title in 12 years after beating Middlesbrough this weekend, in turn relegating the North East outfit . "It's been a differe...

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US President says China 'putting pressure' on North Korea

North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile but it failed to go beyond its territory, the USA said today, as Pyonyang's defiant move amid repeated warnings from Washington ratcheted up tensions in ...

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Kyiv rolls out red carpet for Eurovision Song Contest entrants

Kyiv rolls out red carpet for Eurovision Song Contest entrants

Sobral is also firming as a contender to challenge Italy for the Eurovision 2017 title despite Francesco Gabbani's dancing gorilla-assisted pop delight Occidentals's Karma being the unanimous choi...

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Liberal candidate wins South Korea's presidential election

Donald Trump's most urgent foreign policy problem-figuring out a way to halt North Korea's nuclear weapons and long-range missile programs-just got more complicated. By 11.45 p.m., Moon had 39% of...

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Sally Yates: I warned White House that Michael Flynn could be blackmailed

The hearing came hours after Obama administration officials said former President Barack Obama also personally warned Trump against hiring Flynn during their November 10 90-minute closed-door meeting ...

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President Trump fires FBI Director James Comey

President Trump fires FBI Director James Comey

Comey's decision-making during the Clinton inquiry has come under sustained criticism from Democrats - including Clinton - who say it was a major factor that contributed to her presidential election d...

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Magical Messi leads Barcelona to crucial victory over Villareal

Messi found space inside the box and fired across a sea of defenders and picked out Neymar, who took a touch before slotting past Andres Fernandez. Messi's second goal of the game, scored in extra ...

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Trump's comments on Muslims at centre of travel ban case

Trump's comments on Muslims at centre of travel ban case

People protest outside the federal courthouse in Richmond , Va., Monday, May 8, 2017 . His ruling was upheld by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco. District Court for the Distric...

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Raptors: LeBron's behaviour disrespectful, but Toronto also playing

Raptors: LeBron's behaviour disrespectful, but Toronto also playing "too soft"

Toronto did lead for a good chunk of the game, building a 52-49 halftime lead and led for most of the third quarter behind DeRozan's spectacular scoring. Technicals-Toronto defensive three second, T...

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Next up for Canelo Alvarez is middleweight champ Gennady Golovkin

In the buildup to their bout, Chavez had chided Alvarez for failing to make a deal to fight Golovkin . "I do feel that this fight is the biggest fight of my career, just because it's a big event,...

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Exchange of fire on Afghanistan-Pakistan border kills civilians

In a retaliatory response, over 50 Afghan soldiers were killed and more than 100 injured, Balochistan Frontier Corps Inspector General Major General Nadeem Ahmed said on Sunday. Reiterating its charge...

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American from North Korean University Detained in Pyongyang

American from North Korean University Detained in Pyongyang

The detained victim, named Kim Hak-song, worked at the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology, the same university where USA citizen, Tony Kim, worked. He had apparently been committed to impr...

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South Korea's shy new President Moon hits the spotlight

Moon's victory in the nation's 19th presidential election heralds the end of almost a decade of conservative rule and may bring a more conciliatory approach towards North Korea. Suga urged a new presi...

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