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Mattis Makes Clear US Commitment to Protecting Turkey

The SDF said it had "completely liberated" Tabqa and the adjacent dam after weeks of fierce fighting. Tabqa sits on the Euphrates River as well as a strategic supply route about 55 kilometres (35 mi...

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Somalia says regional al-Shabab leader is killed in raid

Milliken's enlisted in the Navy in 2002 and quickly entered the SEALs. The latest death of the militants comes after the USA confirmed that Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator Kyle Milliken was ki...

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England handed tough draw in 2019 Rugby Union World Cup group stages

Wales and Australia were drawn alongside England in the 2015 Rugby World Cup, with the hosts crashing out of the tournament. France coach Guy Noves said it was a "balanced" group. Scotland head c...

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Israel fumes over Unesco resolution on excavations in Old City

It described Israel as the "occupying power" and accused the regime of taking measures "to alter the character and status of the holy city of Jerusalem [al-Quds]". Israel considers Jerusalem its u...

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England get France and Argentina in Pool C

The England team produced a disappointing performance on home soil two years ago as defeats against Wales and Australia in what was considered the tournament's toughest group saw them become the first...

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US troops deploy along Syria-Turkish border

US troops deploy along Syria-Turkish border

In an acknowledgement of the mistake , Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim phoned the president of the Kurdish government in Iraq, Masoud Barzani, to offer condolences, Turkey's state news agency...

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No China investor meetings this weekend for Kushner company

No China investor meetings this weekend for Kushner company

Meyer mentioned her brother at a conference in Beijing on Saturday. A promotional Chinese website had previously advertised Meyer's appearance at an event in Shenzhen on Saturday. Before Kushner Com...

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France's Macron joins ranks of world's youngest leaders

The conservative Republican party hopes to secure enough seats to force Macron into a power sharing deal. Macron will be sworn in as president this coming Sunday in a ceremony at the Elysee Pa...

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Texas lawmakers approve bill outlawing sanctuary cities

Texas lawmakers approve bill outlawing sanctuary cities

Last legislative session there were 6,200 bills filed in the House and Senate, and only 1,300 of those bills passed . However the language does leave the door wide open for officers to make such in...

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Russia's top diplomat has "very, very good meeting" with Trump

The American media, however, never caught a glimpse of either Russian inside the White House. The morning after United States President Donald Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director J...

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Air Canada ditches Aeroplan reward miles to pilot own rewards program

Air Canada ditches Aeroplan reward miles to pilot own rewards program

When an Aeroplan member member makes an award booking for flights, Aimia pays Air Canada, an arrangement that makes Aeroplan, "Air Canada's largest single customer and generates significant cash flows...

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Saudi Arabia Says Trump Visit Is a Step to Halt Iran

Trump will also attend a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting in Brussels on 25 May and the G7 summit in Sicily the following day. Before landing in Israel, Trump will visit Saudi Arabia "to r...

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Palestinian leader hails Trump's Mideast peace efforts

A new complex named after Russian President Vladimir Putin was inaugurated on Thursday in Bethlehem. "Russia will continue to assist in resuming direct dialogue between Palestine and Israel, particu...

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Blue House: South Korean leader Moon discuss North Korea with China's Xi

During his call with Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe, the two leaders agreed that their countries must not let their hard history hamper co-operation in dealing with North Korea's nuclear program, M...

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BC Greens could be on course to hold the balance of power

BC Greens could be on course to hold the balance of power

The Liberals are leading in 43 ridings, just one seat shy of a majority, and the NDP trails close behind with leads in 41 ridings. "It doesn't include absentee ballots , include voters who voted by m...

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McConnell asks all senators to join all-male health group

McConnell asks all senators to join all-male health group

Did you know that, per USA government statistics, 84 percent of all of us over age 55 have a "pre-existing condition" and that Trumpcare will not only allow states to opt out of pre-existing conditi...

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ASEAN keeps pointedly silent on South China Sea

ASEAN keeps pointedly silent on South China Sea

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte addresses the media during his joint press statement with Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo following their bilateral meeting at the Malacanang Palace in ...

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White House fumes after Kremlin releases Trump meeting photos

US intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian Federation tried to affect the outcome of the 2016 election. After pictures of a smiling Trump, Kislyak, and Lavrov hit the internet, a White Hou...

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Conservatives make huge gains in United Kingdom local elections

Conservatives make huge gains in United Kingdom local elections

The wins, combined with Labout losing seven councils, deflated the left-wing party's hopes for the general election after they worked to close the polls. Corbyn said the results were "mixed" and insis...

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Trump defends firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey

Trump defends firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director Comey

It is also a sign that that ties between Russian Federation and the United States, after Trump recently described them as being at an "all-time low". Trump and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discuss...

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