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Taliban infiltrate Afghan army to target foreign troops

In April, Taliban gunmen and suicide bombers attacked the same sprawling Afghan army training base, leaving scores of Afghan soldiers dead and scores more wounded. One or possibly two attackers were...

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Trump lawyer: President not under investigation in Russia probe

Again, Sekulow left out some key points, which Wallace and others were only too happy to raise: Trump later told NBC's Lester Holt that he had already made up his mind to fire Comey regardless of ...

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Andrea Leadsom gets flak as anger mounts over May's empathy deficit

Andrea Leadsom gets flak as anger mounts over May's empathy deficit

Jeremy Corbyn has renewed calls for empty homes to be taken over by the Government to house victims of the Grenfell Tower fire. The Guardian's Polly Toynbee has said May's actions showed she w...

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Vehicle hits people near London mosque, causing casualties

Mohammed Shafiq of the Ramadhan Foundation, a Muslim organisation which speaks out against extremism, said: "I utterly condemn the senseless and evil van attack against Muslim worshippers outside the ...

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58 people presumed dead after Grenfell Tower disaster

Yet use of the materials is entirely legal and complies with all current building regulations. 16 bodies have been recovered from the Tower and taken to a mortuary. Cundy added that the death toll cou...

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Iranian authorities arrest eight suspects for supporting ISIS attacks

Iran accuses Saudi Arabia of funding militants, including the IS and in the wake of last week's attack pointed the finger at its regional rival. Authorities said the assailants were Iranian nationa...

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Gunfire heard at Mali resort area popular with foreigners

Security forces have so far rescued 32 guests from a Mali resort that is under attack by gunmen, a security ministry spokesman says. In January 2016, 30 people were killed, including many foreigners...

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Mamata Banerjee leaves for The Hague ; Darjeeling continues to boil

Mamata Banerjee leaves for The Hague ; Darjeeling continues to boil

The Morcha claims the men were party, activists who had died in Saturday's police firing. "The security personnel should be immediately removed from Darjeeling to create a conducive environment for ...

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Queen, Prince Visit Volunteers Helping with London Fire Aftermath

Queen, Prince Visit Volunteers Helping with London Fire Aftermath

There has been a public outcry at the government's initial failure to provide up-to-the minute information. "Government is making money available, we're ensuring that we're going to get to the botto...

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2 storm systems brewing in the tropics

Gulf Coast should be keeping an eye on this now". While the storm will enter the Gulf of Mexico, meteorologist Kaiti Blake said the likelihood the system has a direct impact on San Antonio is slim...

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Scalise's condition improves, but more operations and long hospital stay expected

Scalise's condition improves, but more operations and long hospital stay expected

Steve Scalise and others wounded. The bullet entered Scalise's left hip and tore through his pelvis, breaking bones, injuring organs and causing severe bleeding. "We love you." Lewis led a House fl...

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Trump was 'wrong' to leave climate change deal: United Kingdom minister

On Friday, German news magazine Der Spiegel published a story suggesting Trudeau had "switched to appeasement" of the Trump administration during a phone conversation with Merkel on Tuesday. "We wel...

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Casualties reported after van strikes crowd in Muslim neighborhood in London

Police said the driver had also been taken to hospital and would receive a mental health assessment. "There has been one person arrested". Numerous victims are believed to have just left evening p...

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Cosby jury reviews accuser's testimony amid deliberations

Cosby jury reviews accuser's testimony amid deliberations

The jury resumed deliberations after having the testimony read back to them and listening again to the definition of reasonable doubt, the threshold that prosecutions must cross to win a conviction. C...

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South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

South Korea to scrap building new nuclear power plants

South Korea's new President Moon Jae-In vowed today to scrap all plans to build new nuclear reactors as he seeks to steer Asia's fourth-largest economy clear of atomic power. He also pledged to decom...

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Japan's exports up for the sixth month in a row in May

Japan posted a merchandise trade deficit of 203.367 billion yen in May, the Ministry of Finance said on Monday. Japan ran a trade deficit with China, with exports soaring 23.9 percent to 1.12 tri...

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Trump lawyer says President isn't under investigation, despite t

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace grilled an attorney for President Donald Trump over the Russian Federation investigation and the president's seeming acknowledgement that he was under investigation...

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Confederations Cup: Our Play Matched Portugal, Says Mexico's Osorio

It will be European champion Portugal , with Cristiano Ronaldo in top form, taking on Gold Cup victor Mexico in a game that is likely to decide the group victor. "He takes this tournament very se...

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Gingrich: Mueller 'Should Recuse Himself' - We're Right Back Where Comey Was

Gingrich said that there was an "endless barrage" of negative press against the president, so he expressed his surprise that Trump was able to get any public support. When Gingrich argued that "It was...

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1 person displaced every 3 seconds worldwide, UN says

1 person displaced every 3 seconds worldwide, UN says

The UNHCR's new Global Trends report on displacement said at the end of last year 300,000 more people than the preceding year had been displaced. This adds up to an vast human cost of war and pers...

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