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Erdogan: 'One Belt, One Road' Initiative Could Contribute to Defeat of Terrorism

He called for stepped-up action against terrorism and what he called its root causes of poverty and social injustice. North Korea tested another missile on Sunday. "These projects could be worth hun...

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Britain's main opposition gears up for June 8 elections

The European Parliament's chief Brexit coordinator says the result of Theresa May's snap election will be irrelevant to Brexit negotiations. Verhofstadt further claims that putting more Tory MPs...

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The WannaCry ransomware attack has spread to 150 countries

Telecommunications company Telefonica was among the targets in Spain. The countrys cyber security agency has alerted Internet users against damaging activities of a strong and globally active ranso...

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US Ambassador to the United Nations attests North Korean launch to leader's "paranoia"

In a statement Saturday night, the White House brought Russian Federation into the discussion, noting that the missile splashed down closer to Russian Federation than Japan, adding that "the president...

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First Red Cross visit for Palestinian hunger strike leader

Since April 17, the prisoners have been staging a hunger strike to protest against the bad conditions they are living due to racist practices by Israeli authorities. Barghouti is serving five life sen...

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Like Trump, China makes an overture to Duterte

Like Trump, China makes an overture to Duterte

Human Rights Watch and other critics reacted with alarm Monday at Trump's invitation to Duterte to visit the White House. He angered Duterte by criticizing the war-on-drugs killings that Amnesty Int...

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President Xi Jinping claims China will lead new global economic order

President Xi Jinping claims China will lead new global economic order

Leaders from 29 countries, as well as numerous delegates, are in attendance at the gathering in Beijing . The funding promised by China's president involves a donation to the existing Silk Road Fun...

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Trump Doubles Down on Suggestion to Cancel Press Briefings

Trump Doubles Down on Suggestion to Cancel Press Briefings

Asked why the president sent the tweet, Spicer reiterated his point: "As I mentioned, the president has nothing further to add on that". Trump has played that card with Comey , so clearly he'd be wil...

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Trump Establishes Panel to Probe Voter Fraud

More than three months after President Trump vowed to investigate unfounded claims that last November's election was tainted by millions of fraudulent votes, the White House is expected to announce ...

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Trump to back Palestinian 'self-determination' on Mideast trip -aide

Sumari said the officer was moderately injured in the attack. "Mr. Trump, the darling of the Israeli government and the Yesha Council, has out-Obama'ed President Barack Obama by reinstating Abbas at...

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Israeli and Jewish officials slam UNESCO for passing 'antisemitic' resolution

The 10 countries that voted against the resolution were the USA, the UK, Italy, the Netherlands, Lithuania, Greece, Paraguay, Ukraine, Togo, and Germany. The resolution also affirms previous UNESCO re...

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'Witness Intimidation': Trump May Have Crossed Legal Lines With Comey Tweet

'Witness Intimidation': Trump May Have Crossed Legal Lines With Comey Tweet

But it's being fueled by the apparent conflicts between the White House explanations and the press accounts. Trump abruptly fired Comey last Tuesday and his replacement requires Senate confirmation....

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U.S. regains access for beef exports to huge Chinese market

U.S. regains access for beef exports to huge Chinese market

Late Thursday the Trump Administration announced that China has agreed to resume imports of US beef beginning no later than July 16, 2017. The North American Meat Institute commended the adminis...

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Pope nixes Medjugorje visions but says shrine has benefits

May 13, 2017 6:50 a.m.: Saints Jacinta and Francisco Marto , Pray for Us. "We need to find the doors that are at least slightly open", Francis said. "Millions of people still live in the midst of s...

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China pledges $124b for Silk Road

The B&R initiative also includes supplementary projects like Bangladesh, China, India and Myanmar (BCIM) Economic Corridor, New Eurasian Land Bridge, China-Mongolia-Russia Economic Corridor, China-Ind...

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Relatives of jailed Venezuelan dissident seek global action

Relatives of jailed Venezuelan dissident seek global action

In the protest , masked youths were met by countless canisters of tear gas and responded by hurling stones and Molotov cocktails at the security forces. In this photo taken on April 19, 2017, Leopold...

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President Trump launches first campaign ad for 2020 election -- 1282 days away

President Trump launches first campaign ad for 2020 election -- 1282 days away

The ad , called, "First 100 Days", also hammered the Washington press corps, touting the president's accomplishments "the mainstream media is hiding". "Since my inauguration, economic confidence has s...

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Bomb hits Pakistan Senate deputy's convoy, kills 25

Haideri, a member of Jamiat Ulema Islam, a right-wing Sunni Islamist political party that is part of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's coalition government, sustained minor injuries in the attack, while h...

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Backed Syrian forces expect Raqqa assault soon, await weapons

He said, "The SDF accepted ISIS' surrender of the city to protect innocent civilians and to protect the Tabqa dam infrastructure". Turkey's Prime Minister has bitterly criticised the USA governmen...

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Yates, Clapper Testify On Russian Attempts To Interfere In U.S

Yates, Clapper Testify On Russian Attempts To Interfere In U.S

Ms Yates, who was sacked on Jan 30 after defying Mr Trump over his contested travel ban, did not say what Mr Flynn discussed with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in a number of phone calls last December, wh...

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