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Led coalition and Syria militia building 30000-strong border force

Led coalition and Syria militia building 30000-strong border force

Ibrahim Kalin, Erdoğan's spokesman, said the U.S. was taking steps to legitimise and solidify the YPG. Kurdish officials say the Turkish deployment is a cover for operations against them. But the few ...

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7.3-magnitude natural disaster strikes off Peru

7.3-magnitude natural disaster strikes off Peru

Representational image. Officials said homes made of adobe collapsed in coastal areas most directly affected by the quake. An natural disaster with a preliminary magnitude of 7.3 hit off Peru's coas...

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I'm feeling better, El-Zakzaky speaks from incarceration

I'm feeling better, El-Zakzaky speaks from incarceration

The lawyer further asked the government to release the El-Zakzakys to their children who have applied to take them overseas for urgent medical treatment, having said it was operating under the rule of...

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Hezbollah blames Israel for vehicle bomb attack on Hamas official

Hezbollah blames Israel for vehicle bomb attack on Hamas official

According to AFP citing medical sources, a BMW detonated when Hamdan opened a door to the auto. An AFP journalist in Sidon saw the burnt-out vehicle in a parking lot. It reported that he appea...

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'Hazardous' Mayon Volcano eruption possible within days

'Hazardous' Mayon Volcano eruption possible within days

This is the second phreatic eruption of Mayon which was recorded following a similar phenomenon which lasted for nearly two hours on Saturday afternoon. Phivolcs chief Renato Solidum said the volcano ...

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Trump denies demeaning remarks against African nations

Trump denies demeaning remarks against African nations

Trump has denied he made the comment. Mr Trump on Friday tweeted that his language he used at the private meeting with lawmakers to discuss immigration legislation had been " tough ". In their ...

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Plane Left Teetering On Cliff In Turkey

Plane Left Teetering On Cliff In Turkey

If it had slid any further along the slope, the plane would have likely plunged into the Black Sea in the Turkish province of Trabzon. Please see the images From the helicopter with the final positi...

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Threat of nuclear pact changes draws ire of Iran

Threat of nuclear pact changes draws ire of Iran

But he said he would work with European allies to remove so-called "sunset clauses" that allow Iran to gradually resume advanced nuclear activities in the next decade. He paired Friday's concession wi...

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African Union: Trump 's***hole' remarks dishonor 'American creed'

African Union: Trump 's***hole' remarks dishonor 'American creed'

There have been more responses to President Donald Trump allegedly referring to some nations as "shithole countries". President Trump has since rejected the claims against him in a series of...

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Burning oil tanker sinks with all 32 crew members confirmed dead

Burning oil tanker sinks with all 32 crew members confirmed dead

The Sanchi was carrying 136,000 tons of condensate, worth some $60 million, and bound for the Republic of Korea. It showed video of a tower of billowing black smoke and flames on the surface of the wa...

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Iran rejects Trump's call for changes to nuclear deal

Iran rejects Trump's call for changes to nuclear deal

The Treasury Department also announced on Friday that sanctions would be leveled against 14 individuals and entities in Iran that are connected to "serious human rights abuses and censorship in Ir...

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Flu widespread across nation, including Augusta — CDC

Flu widespread across nation, including Augusta — CDC

The overall hospitalization rate for the week ending January 6 - 22.7 per 100,000 - is nearly double that of the previous week. In October, the Health Department launched a citywide awareness campai...

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Bernice King Says Trump's Racist Comments Are 'Troubling To Our Humanity'

Bernice King Says Trump's Racist Comments Are 'Troubling To Our Humanity'

Trump wasn't apologetic about the inflammatory remarks and denied he was racist, instead, blaming the media for distorting his meaning, the confidant said . There are nearly 800,000 young DACA benefi...

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Arsenal still in talks to keep Ozil

Arsenal still in talks to keep Ozil

As reported by, United are willing to offer £25m and include out-of-favour playmaker Henrikh Mkhitaryan in a deal for the Arsenal forward, whose contract is set to expire at the end of the season....

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Egyptian navy forces kill Palestinian fisherman near border coast

Egyptian navy forces kill Palestinian fisherman near border coast

During the last Gaza war, in 2014, Hamas fighters used dozens of tunnels to blindside Israel's superior forces and threaten civilian communities near the frontier. The army said the decision to not ...

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Narendra Modi to receive Israel PM at Delhi airport

Narendra Modi to receive Israel PM at Delhi airport

During the rally, the protesters set an effigy plastered with Netanyahu pictures on fire. Joint Secretary (West Asia-North Africa division) in the ministry B Bala Bhaskar said the Palestinian issue ...

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18 dead, 5 missing in Southern California mudslides

At least 17 people have died and hundreds of homes have been damaged after torrential rains created mudslides in several Southern California communities that scrambled to escape wildfires just a few...

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No announcement of any Trump Iran decision expected on Thursday

No announcement of any Trump Iran decision expected on Thursday

The U.S. Treasury Department has sanctioned 14 companies and individuals in Iran and China - in connection with alleged human rights violations and weapons proliferation. Under the new sanctions, any ...

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Robert Kraft to discuss tensions with Bill Belichick, Tom Brady after season

Robert Kraft to discuss tensions with Bill Belichick, Tom Brady after season

KHON2 will air special Titans Playoff Fever programming before and after the game. Thursday's news conference was Brady's first since an ESPN The Magazine article was published last Friday t...

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Korea plunges as a result of United Nations sanctions

Korea plunges as a result of United Nations sanctions

China reported earlier that its imports from North Korea plunged 33 percent previous year - and 81.6 percent in December. Chinese government had also imposed sanctions on Pyongyang's nuclear and...

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Trump shock:

Trump shock: "Non voglio immigrati da Paesi-cesso"

In una dichiarazione diffusa nella tarda serata del 12 gennaio, l'Unione africana, l'organizzazione internazionale comprendente tutti gli Stati africani , ha chiesto che il presidente Usa si scusi ...

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Tunisia plans to increase support for the poor after protests: government source

Tunisia plans to increase support for the poor after protests: government source

Protests are common in Tunisia in January, when people mark the anniversary of the revolution that ousted long-time dictator Ben Ali. Addressing protesters, campaign coordinator Wael Nawar vowed to ...

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Cavs blow 22-point lead vs. Pacers, lose third straight

Toronto won the rebounding battle. Overall, they're 29-11 and hold a 3.5 game lead over the Cavaliers for the second-seed. In the Pacers' last matchup, they fell to the Miami Heat , 114-106. Wade s...

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'Israel OKs 1222 new housing units in West Bank', NGO

'Israel OKs 1222 new housing units in West Bank', NGO

The Israeli military said it fired at rioters who "put our forces in danger". But Palestinian Authority official Ghassan Daghlas told the Wafa news agency that Israeli soldiers manning a checkpo...

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Rohingyas want to see security, rights ensured before return Myanmar

Rohingyas want to see security, rights ensured before return Myanmar

Aung San Suu Kyi thanked Japan for its support after the country announced on Friday it would give a total of 23 million dollars, subject to parliamentary approval, for rehabilitation of refugees and ...

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