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Military unrest, gunfire paralyze city areas in Ivory Coast

Another Abidjan resident said mutinying soldiers came out of the country's largest military camp and erected barricades, blocking traffic along one of the main thoroughfares in the east of the city....

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Erdogan says Turkey will act if Syrian Kurdish militia attacks

Erdogan says Turkey will act if Syrian Kurdish militia attacks

United States expresses concern in "strongest possible terms" after violence erupted outside the Turkish embassy. Eleven people were injured, including one police officer, in what law enforcement c...

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Trump Says New FBI Director Nomination Could Come Next Week

Trump Says New FBI Director Nomination Could Come Next Week

Mr. Trump told reporters on Air Force One that he may select Comey's successor before leaving for his first foreign trip next week. The White House said Mr Comey was sacked over the FBI's mishandl...

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US Firms 'Ready' to Get On China's Silk Road Project

PM Nawaz said that Pakistan is already reaping the early benefits of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor within the initiative of OBOR for interconnected development. It was one of the first concrete...

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Third Confederate monument taken down by New Orleans

Third Confederate monument taken down by New Orleans

The city of New Orleans plans to take down the confederate statue on Friday, May 18, 2017, completing the southern city's removal of four Confederate-related statues that some called divisive. Detai...

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New Orleans Uproots Third Confederate Statue In Early Morning Operation

Providing public safety for things like peaceful public demonstrations and critical incidents is standard for City government, and the City provides this public safety and logistical support. All thre...

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Trump reportedly asked Comey to shut down Flynn probe; is it obstruction?

The latest accusation claims that President Trump illegally shared classified information with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. "No, no, next question", Trump said when asked by a reporter ...

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North Korea Missile Program Advancing Faster Than Expected, South's Defense Minister Says

North Korea Missile Program Advancing Faster Than Expected, South's Defense Minister Says

Pyongyang carried out two atomic tests previous year, and has accelerated its missile launch program, despite tough United Nations sanctions aimed at denying leader Kim Jong-Un the hard currency neede...

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U.S. Treasury sanctions Iranians, Chinese for supporting Assad

The Treasury said it had added two Iranian defense officials and an Iranian business to its sanctions lists, accusing them of aiding the missile program or supplying explosives to Syria. Also, some of...

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Trump Denies Asking Ex-FBI Director Comey to Drop Flynn Inquiry

The president's comments come as he deals with backlash from firing Comey last week and subsequent reports that raised questions about whether he might have tried to interfere with an investigation. "...

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Comments by Trump & Rosenstein Further Confuse Decision to Fire Comey

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., said Democrats should take a lesson from the appointment of a special counsel. The Justice Department said Mueller has resigned from his job at a private law firm to take...

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Chelsea Manning Released From Military Prison Following Obama Commutation

Col. Jennifer Johnson told CNN . Manning, 29, issued a statement to ABC News, saying, "I appreciate the wonderful support that I have received from so many people across the world over these past ...

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Joe Biden says he could be open to presidential run

Joe Biden says he could be open to presidential run

Statistics site 538 has Biden as the leader in the 2020 field in the list of politicians making public steps towards a potential 2020 run. "Would I? Probably no". "Mr. Biden led the White House Cancer...

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Trump says he did not ask Comey to end investigation

Trump says he did not ask Comey to end investigation

The comments by Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings came as Democrats sought to force a House vote to establish an independent commission to investigate Donald Trump's ties to Russian Federation. The bomb...

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Brazil crisis deepens with probe of president, top senator

Brazil crisis deepens with probe of president, top senator

Brazil's President Michel Temer faced calls for his removal after a newspaper reported that he had been recorded discussing payments of hush money to a corrupt politician. Still, the fact Supreme C...

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Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Here's how Harish Salve became India's latest hero

Hours after the International Court of Justice (ICJ) issued a temporary stay on the execution of convicted Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) issued a statement blaming P...

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Tim Farron urges voters to back rejection of 'cold' Brexit

Mrs Bunting said: "These plans would build a brighter future for people in Newbury and West Berkshire and reverse Conservative cuts to our schools, hospitals and police". I think the Conservatives are...

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House, Senate Russia investigators promise to plow ahead

House, Senate Russia investigators promise to plow ahead

In a second tweet a few hours later, the president addressed the appointment of a special counsel to look into Russia's connection to the 2016 Trump election campaign. Chris Van Hollen said appointi...

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Iranian First Vice-President withdraws candidacy in Iran's presidential race

Obviously, U.S. President Donald Trump's repeated denunciations of the Iran nuclear deal could add fuel to charges by hard-liners that Mr. Rouhani is too close to the West. Polls taken by Internationa...

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President Trump Denies Asking Comey To Scuttle Flynn Investigation

President Trump Denies Asking Comey To Scuttle Flynn Investigation

In his first on-camera remarks amid burgeoning scandals engulfing his White House, President Trump denied he asked then-FBI Director James Comey to scuttle an investigation into his former national se...

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