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Pentagon to get authority for Afghanistan troop levels

Pentagon to get authority for Afghanistan troop levels

Currently , the USA has 9,000 troops in Afghanistan . Asked what he hoped the situation in Afghanistan would look like a year from now, Mattis said violence would be down, government corruption...

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UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar

The channel has been creditedwith amplifying protests that led to uprisings in Libya, Tunisia and Egypt , and it was heavily criticized by members of former President George W. Under Qatari law, fore...

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Portugal in mourning as fight against fire goes on

Portugal in mourning as fight against fire goes on

Another 17 bodies were found next to the roads and 10 were recovered from the rural areas surrounding them. Dry thunderstorms were thought to have been the cause, according to the prime minister. ...

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Trump financial form shows revenue up at Mar-a-Lago

He had roughly US$20 million in income from his Washington hotel, which opened just down the street from the White House previous year. Overall, six Trump properties that the president has visited s...

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Jeremy Corbyn set for rapturous reception at Glastonbury as chant goes viral

While he praised his fellow Best Of You stars' traditional performance style, the 45-year-old said the band would have to stand up against modern artists using advanced music technology and effects. A...

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DNC Chairman Tom Perez suggests Democrats could 'take 50 seats' in House

DNC Chairman Tom Perez suggests Democrats could 'take 50 seats' in House

Well, after Jon Ossoff's loss in Georgia, it's another stinging reminder that Democrats don't know how to win elections yet in the Trump era. Pelosi added that Republicans have long sought to ...

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Senate Republicans Work To Gather Votes To Pass Health Care Bill

Health insurers criticized the steep cuts to Medicaid proposed in the Senate bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act as "too much, too fast". Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders sai...

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Four GOP Senators, including Johnson-WI, withhold support from health care bill

None of the Senate's 48 Democrats are expected to support the package, meaning the legislation survives only if no more than two Republicans vote no. The Senate bill does keep more of Obamacar...

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Trump says GOP thrives with Pelosi in power

Along with Archie Parnell's loss Tuesday night in a SC special House election, Democrats have now lost four straight specials this year where at least some within the party saw the chance for an u...

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DC, Maryland to sue President Trump for alleged breach of constitutional oath

Maryland and D.C. are presented with an "intolerable dilemma" when Trump asks them to grant his businesses land-use permissions or favors, the attorneys general allege. As if he didn't have eno...

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Heller won't back Senate GOP health care bill

But not all Republicans fully support this legislation. Trump took an active role as the House of Representatives worked on its own healthcare bill, holding regular meetings with representatives at ...

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Some Dems Want Pelosi Out as House Minority Leader

Some Dems Want Pelosi Out as House Minority Leader

Kathleen Rice (D-Ny.) said on MSNBC Thursday. In over a decade leading House Democrats , into the majority and out again , Pelosi has beaten back all comers, including last fall when Democrati...

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Colombian rebels release kidnapped Dutch journalists

Colombian rebels release kidnapped Dutch journalists

I am glad this kidnap has come to an end". "I have a lot of appreciation and am grateful for their contribution", Koenders added. "I am enormously pleased that this kidnapping has ended so quickly". W...

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Syrian military says seizes ground towards Iraqi border

Before the American forces shot down the Syrian plane, the pilot was able to eject , the us military has said. On Sunday, a USA fighter jet downed a Syrian government warplane for the first time...

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Deadly bomb blasts in Quetta-Parachinar

Hours later, two consecutive bombs exploded in a market in Parachinar, capital of Kurram's western tribal agency, killing 18 people and wounding more than a hundred. Hospital officials have confirmed ...

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Qatar given 10 days to comply neighbours' 13-points

Qatar given 10 days to comply neighbours' 13-points

The military agreement between Qatar and Turkey came into force on June 9. "I say that the Turkish base in Qatar is for the training of Qatari soldiers, for the security of Qatar and the region". ...

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If Russia meddled in our election, why didn't Obama stop it?

If Russia meddled in our election, why didn't Obama stop it?

Officials in Arizona and IL previously had confirmed that hackers targeted their voter registration system, although news reports had suggested the Russian effort was much broader. "I began discussion...

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Another Stunning Election In France As Macron's Party Sweeps

Another Stunning Election In France As Macron's Party Sweeps

There are frequently runoffs with two, three or four candidates, since anyone taking more than 12.5 percent of the eligible votes in a district can compete in the second round. Turnout was estimated a...

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New blow to GOP health bill: Nevada GOP Sen. Heller opposes

New blow to GOP health bill: Nevada GOP Sen. Heller opposes

On Friday, Heller also came out and said he will vote "no" on the bill as it now stands. They said the measure missed delivering a GOP promise to Americans "to repeal Obamacare and lower their h...

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North Korea Denies it Tortured Detainee Warmbier

North Korea Denies it Tortured Detainee Warmbier

North Korea today denied torturing or mistreating Otto Warmbier , the USA student who died after being released from the North in a coma, in the first official reaction to his death. Warmbier, 22...

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