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Rights group says Chechen officials humiliated gay detainees

Rights group says Chechen officials humiliated gay detainees

From February to April "police rounded up men they suspected of being gay, held them in secret locations for days or even weeks, and tortured, humiliated and starved them, forcing them to hand over in...

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United Kingdom police arrest fifth person in connection with Manchester attack

United Kingdom police arrest fifth person in connection with Manchester attack

Early today a controlled explosion was carried out during a raid in Manchester's Moss Side district. "It is a very transient amount of people that go in and out of that because it's an Airbnb", said...

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Takeaways From Trump's First Foreign Trip As President

NATO's founding treaty states under Article V that an attack on one ally is an attack on all, but Trump questioned the principle during the US election campaign and has not publicly backed the commit...

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President Zuma congratulates the President of Iran on his election victory

President Zuma congratulates the President of Iran on his election victory

The reformist paradigm, by contrast, advocates a more open society; a government managed by competent technocrats; an end to crony capitalism; a vigorous effort to attract foreign direct investment; l...

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Christians Killed in ISIS Attack in Egypt

The videos surfaced on social media networks on Sunday, two days after 29 were killed in the attack on a desert road south of the capital. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attac...

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Philippine President Duterte Tells Soldiers They Can Rape Women

Their condition is unknown. President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines , known for his off-color "sense of humor", joked to soldiers after imposing martial law that they could rape three women ...

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100 dead, 99 missing in Sri Lankan mudslides

The military led search operations in landslide-hit areas and the airforce deployed five aircraft for rescue operations and another five to transport emergency supplies to villagers who could not be r...

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Man shot in supermarket vehicle park

Man shot in supermarket vehicle park

The shooting happened in front of shoppers outside the Sainsbury's store in Bangor on Sunday afternoon. He said the man was thought to have a child with him when he was attacked. Reports emerged o...

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'Significant arrests' in bomber investigation

'Significant arrests' in bomber investigation

The cut-off of intelligence sharing is understood to only affect law enforcement agencies such as the Federal Bureau of Investigation, rather than between MI5 and MI6 and their U.S. Officials believe ...

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Israelis rally for Palestinian state, end of occupation

Israelis rally for Palestinian state, end of occupation

As a first step, American negotiators are trying to goad reluctant Israeli and Palestinian leaders back to peace talks that collapsed three years ago; and they might succeed, because neither side want...

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Man wakes up to auto alarm, finds bear inside SUV

Man wakes up to auto alarm, finds bear inside SUV

Unable to get back out, the bear honked the horn until police officers were able to open the car's back door and allow the bear to escape into the woods, according to UPI . Lee Walker of the Virginia...

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ICSE, ISC board results to be declared on May 29

ICSE, ISC board results to be declared on May 29

The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations ( CISCE ) has been in existence since the year 1958. The results will be made available to students through mobile texts, besides the counc...

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White House silent on reported Kushner 'communications channel' with Moscow

White House silent on reported Kushner 'communications channel' with Moscow

His top economic and national security advisers refused to answer questions during a press briefing on Saturday. Mr. Kushner's relationship with former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn - wh...

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North Korea leader oversees 'new' weapon system test

North Korea leader oversees 'new' weapon system test

Council members vowed to "fully and comprehensively" implement the six rounds of sanctions the U.N.'s most powerful body has already imposed against North Korea and strongly urged all other U.N. The N...

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G7 Summit ends without US joining consensus on climate change

G7 Summit ends without US joining consensus on climate change

French President Emmanuel Macron praised President Donald Trump's "capacity to listen" and his "intention to progress with us". But according to a media report by USA website Axios , Mr Trump...

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Palestinian prisoners end mass hunger strike

The suspension of the hunger strike was agreed to by a committee consisting of several prisoners, including the leader of the strike and Fatah member Marwan Barghouti , which negotiated with Israel...

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G7 summit concludes: Trump refuses to agree to climate-change deal

G7 summit concludes: Trump refuses to agree to climate-change deal

Graham's comments came a day after Trump declined to pledge his support for the 195-country Paris deal at a meeting of the Group of 7 in Italy, making him the only G7 leader not to support the agr...

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Indiana Legislators React To CBO Score On GOP Health Care Bill

This includes what are called essential health benefits, a list of medical services, such as mental health care or prescription drugs, that plans are required to cover under the current law. Based on ...

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Trump National Security Adviser 'Not Concerned' With Latest Reports About Kushner

Kislyak reported to his superiors in Moscow and said Kushner suggested using Russian diplomatic facilities in the United States for the communications, which could bypass diplomats and intelligenc...

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Trump Wraps First Overseas Trip With Visit to US Troops in Italy

On his meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, the U.S. president stated that the Palestinian leader "assured me he's willing to reach for peace with Israel in good faith", and tol...

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