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Tillerson plans changes for State Department as workers prepare for cuts

On the global front, Washington is expected to push the worldwide community including China to limit North Korean coal imports according to the UN Security Council resolution and downgrade or se...

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UNESCO Rejects Israel Sovereignty Claims Over al-Quds

UNESCO Rejects Israel Sovereignty Claims Over al-Quds

On Wednesday, the Foreign Ministry posted several tweets on the key elements of the resolution outlining its significance and components. Israel will withhold $1 million in funds that it gives t...

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Trump to work on 'perhaps the toughest deal'

For his part, Abbas echoed the hope for peace, stipulating peace "based on the vision of the two-state" solution, with Palestine's capital in East Jerusalem. He has charged son-in-law and senior advis...

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Democrat Pelosi slams GOP health care bill

Democrat Pelosi slams GOP health care bill

The legislation represents the GOP's attempt to fulfill their pledge to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law. In broad strokes, the bill represents an attempt to shift to a more conservat...

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Relative calm in Syrian safe zones

Rankine-Galloway noted that the US government is not party to the agreement, which was struck during cease-fire talks in Kazakhstan on Thursday. However, some factions of the Syrian opposition refused...

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Hezbollah accuses Israel of bombing Damascus airport

Reuters said five strikes had hit an ammunition depot operated by the Hezbollah group, where weapons are regularly sent by plane, according to Syrian rebel and intelligence sources. Local media re...

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Missouri town evacuated because of flooding

Missouri town evacuated because of flooding

The heavy rains have caused levees to fail or to be breached along the Missouri, Mississippi and OH rivers and their tributaries over the last few days. Brian Emfinger, a reporter for CNN affiliate ...

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Tony Parker's season is over

Tony Parker's season is over

After the Wednesday game, before the diagnosis was even out, San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich already said Parker's injury is "not good", according to NBA.com . Houston was lead by Ryan An...

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Syrian rebels fear Russian safe-zones plan

The tentative agreement is no guarantor of relief for Syrians; government forces have previously stopped aid from reaching civilians during a ceasefire, and most of the country's medical infrastructur...

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Iraq PM: No US combat troops to stay in Iraq after IS

Since then, a highly publicized surge in civilian casualties, likely the result of increasing USA airstrikes coupled with ISIS's broadened use of human shields, has slowed the Iraqi momentum. That num...

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France's tense presidential race is colliding with May Day labor marches

More than 9,000 police, gendarmes and soldiers were on duty to try and prevent trouble on what is traditionally a day of protest across France. One person was badly injured and five others injured aft...

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Michael Flynn Is Looking Guiltier With Each Passing Day

Spicer says the administration welcomes the inquiry announced Thursday by Maryland Democratic congressman Elijah Cummings. Separately, the committee's Republican chairman, Representative Jason Ch...

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Russia: Syrian safe zones plan to take effect at midnight

Importantly, the plan envisages a complete halt to Syrian air force - and potentially US-led coalition - flights over the designated areas. The opposition also objects that there is no guarantee of ...

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US, UK say Boko Haram wants to kidnap foreigners in Nigeria

Two Nigerian air force warplanes reportedly bombed Boko Haram terrorists at Balla Village, located on the edge of the portion of Nigeria's vast Sambisa forest that lies in Borno state. We are making t...

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Senate Prepares To Consider GOP Health Care Bill

First District Congressman James Comer, a Republican, voted for the bill . "I simply have to believe they have the votes or they would never risk a enormous embarrassment on the House floor - one t...

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UK Conservatives gain in local elections; Labour, UKIP sink

Despite the scale of the Conservative victory, May told reporters that she still believed Labor could win the general election. Labour finance spokesman John McDonnell acknowledged the party had suf...

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US Military Member Killed in Action in Somalia

Until then, the USA military had only been able to conduct airstrikes against al-Shabaab fighters in self-defense situations when African Union or Somali government troops accompanied by American ad...

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Why hasn't North Korea conducted next nuclear test?

Why hasn't North Korea conducted next nuclear test?

North Korea defiantly said in a state media commentary marking the 85th anniversary of the foundation of the Korean People's Army's that its military was prepared "to bring to closure the history of U...

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Syria deal bans US-led coalition aircraft, says Russia

The de-escalation zones are the latest worldwide attempt to reduce violence in the war-ravaged country, and represent the first effort to envisage armed foreign monitors on the ground in Syria, report...

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House measure demands stricter sanctions against North Korea

According to reports, a "terrorist group" supported by the Central Intelligence Agency crossed the border before trying to kill the dictator. "The DPRK will never beg for the maintenance of friendsh...

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