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Kurdish-led forces say they have pulled out of Syria border town

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The ceasefire deal only calls for fighters to leave the border area. But now many Syrian Kurds say they are on the run from the Turkish-backed militants. A wounded girl is carried by a Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighter in the town of Tel Abyad, Syria on Saturday. Significant issues remain over the arrangements at the border. Read More »

Egypt reveals mummies in newly discovered ancient coffins

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A mummy is seen inside a painted coffin discovered at Al Asasif Necropolis in the Valley of Kings. The coffins were buried about one meter from the ground, where the first row contained 18 coffins, and the second 12 coffins for men and women, including 3 for young children. Read More »

Three Die in Supermarket Fire amid Protests in Chile

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Ms Karla Rubilar, the regional governor of Santiago, said that by Saturday afternoon, five buses had also been burned. "The objective of this state of emergency is very simple but very serious: to ensure public order, to ensure the peace of residents of the city of Santiago", Piñera said in a televised address to the nation. Read More »

Most overrated? Mattis laughs off Trump barb at charity gala

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On Wednesday, Trump reportedly called Mattis "the world's most overrated general " during a meeting at the White House after Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer , D-N.Y., referenced a Mattis quote at the meeting: "if we don't keep the pressure on, then ISIS will resurge ". Read More »

Chile's president declares state of emergency after riots over metro fare hike

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Despite Mr Pinera's lifting of the fare hike, subway and public transportation services remained suspended late on Saturday, and the state of emergency was still in place. The state of emergency is initially for 15 days and restricts freedom of movement and assembly. During the day, soldiers in armoured personnel carriers reinforcing riot police using tear gas and water canons confronted demonstrators in fierce clashes in several squares, police confirmed. Read More »

William and Kate return to Pakistani children’s village

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She was interviewed by CNN during the royal couple's visit to SOS Children's Village, which provides shelter to 150 orphaned children besides helping kids develop into happy, confident and resilient adults. "Does anyone like football?" Now we have to claim we have faith Kate Middleton, watching archival photographs of a lifeless particular person so that one can emulate and imitate them is a little queer. Read More »

7 civilians killed in firing along Kashmir border

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He asked it to acquire access to Indian occupied Jammu and Kashmir, and "have moral courage to cover damages caused by Pakistan Army ". In Neelum Valley, Jura sector in the lower belt was the worst-hit area, said Akhtar Ayub, a disaster management official based in district headquarters Athmuqam. Read More »

European Union states meet to discuss the status of Brexit

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Asked Sunday after the meeting in Brussels whether EU leaders would be open to granting a new Brexit delay, Barnier just said EU Council President Donald Tusk would hold consultations "in the next days". Johnson has already spoken to the leaders of France, Germany and the Netherlands to press his case - and Paris warned yesterday that a Brexit delay was "in nobody's interest". Read More »

Sanders draws thousands to rally in New York

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Activist and director Michael Moore , who endorsed Sanders on Friday , is also set to appear at the rally . "They are doing everything they can to throw everything they can come up with, to get people to think differently about Bernie", Moore told the massive crowd. Read More »

Turkey, Kurds each say other side broke truce

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But U.S. officials say the agreement pertains to the smaller section between the two towns. Trump said in a tweet that he spoke Friday with Erdogan who said there had been some "minor sniper and mortar fire" that was quickly stopped. Headlined "Putin has won the lottery, the unexpected triumph of Russian Federation in the Middle East", Mikhail Rostovsky started his piece for the Moskovsky Komsomolets by saying "those who are certain that Trump is of no use to Russian Federation, should ... Read More »

Republican congressman announces retirement after saying he is open to Trump impeachment

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As Pelosi explained, voters already had their say during the last election, and impeachment is about the truth and the Constitution of the United States. The committees have issued subpoenas of witnesses. In that July call, Trump asked the newly elected Zelenskiy for a "favor" in investigating the Democratic National Committee's email situation, which was central to the 2016 election, as well as a Ukraine gas company, Burisma, linked to the family of Trump's 2020 Democratic rival, Joe ... Read More »

Kate Middleton gives first TV interview since becoming a royal

The Royal Visit has come to an end but what does the royalty have to say about it? They met some young Pakistanis during the visit on Friday morning who have been supported by the village and now mentor some of its younger residents. After Prince William and Kate Middleton's plane was forced to abort its landing twice and return to Lahore on Thursday, the latter expressed that they are hugely grateful to the pilot and crew who looked after them during the unsafe thunderstorm. Read More »

Russia: UK Brexit Delays Aimed at Weakening EU Positions

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That means the Prime Minister wouldn't be able to put his deal directly to MPs as a binary choice between his deal and a no-deal Brexit. This comes after Johnson stated he "will not negotiate a delay with the EU" and said the law does not compel him to follow Parliament's vote. Read More »

Video captures moment football coach disarms student with gun, hugs him

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Earlier this year, a high school coach in OR was celebrated as a hero for stopping an armed student before he could hurt anyone. The coach then continues talking to the young man in order to calm him down. "For me, there was no time for fear or even to think", Lowe said. "I'm happy I was able to be there for the kids and for the community". He continued, "I just wanted to let him know that I was there for him". Read More »

Trump will not host G7 at Florida golf resort

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The president's acting chief of staff, Mick Mulavey, held a press conference Thursday announcing the choice of Doral for the summit. In the wake of severe criticism, US President Donald Trump , changed his plan to host 2020's Group of Seven summit at his golf resort in Florida next year. Read More »

Venezuela wins seat on UN human rights council despite opposition

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The United States has been leading a campaign of sanctions and diplomatic pressure on the Maduro regime to step down after his re-election was deemed illegitimate a year ago by the opposition-controlled Venezuelan National Assembly. The Human Rights Council, created by the General Assembly in 2006, is responsible for strengthening promotion and protection of human rights. The United States left the council partly because it saw the group as a forum for hypocrisy about human rights, though ... Read More »

Parliament Votes to Keep Brexit in Limbo

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It reports his latest plans were thrown into chaos after MPs voted to withhold their approval, and says the prime minister will call on European Union leaders to reject any Brexit extension. When it comes to a vote in a divided parliament where he has no majority, Johnson must win the support of 320 lawmakers to pass his deal. A spokesperson for Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the EU Commission, said in a tweet that it's up to the United Kingdom government to "inform us about the next ... Read More »

IMF warns of downside risks for Asian economy amid trade tensions

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US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said at the IMF's spring meetings in April that the United States opposes increasing overall funding and shareholding quotas. He said the European Union was ready to negotiate a settlement to avoid the tariffs but so far the USA has rejected those efforts. "The response from the USA administration has always been a closed door". Read More »

Murder suspect in case behind Hong Kong protests to surrender, paper says

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Hong Kong protest organisers say they intend to stage a march through Kowloon on Sunday despite losing an appeal against a police ban on the procession. Riot police and protesters have fought street battles, with police firing tear gas , rubber bullets and occasionally live rounds against brick and petrol-bomb throwing activists. Read More »

Democrat presidential nominee trades barbs with Hillary Clinton over Russian meddling allegations

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In an interview with CBS News Friday night, Gabbard elaborated , suggesting that Clinton and her "proxies" were " smearing " her and labeling her a Russian agent because Mrs. Mrs Clinton also accused Jill Stein , the Green Party presidential nominee in 2016, of being a "Russian asset". A commentator for CNN , which is owned by the telephone and telecommunications giant AT&T, "a puppet for the Russian government" shortly before the debate of Democrat candidates hosted by the channel ... Read More »

Brexit deal: What does it mean?

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Jeremy Corbyn said: "Today is a historic day for Parliament". Tanaiste Simon Coveney, meanwhile, said that a no-deal Brexit is now much less likely than it was a week ago. Britain has no intention of extending the transition period that follows Brexit past the current December 2020 end date, Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Saturday. Read More »

Brexit deal done - now the hard work begins

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If the deal is defeated, the prime minister is obliged under British law to ask European Union leaders to postpone Brexit for a third time - breaking his vow to lead Britain out on October 31. They have passed the Benn Act, which orders Johnson to ask the European Union for an extension if a deal isn't ratified by October 19, so as to avoid falling out without a deal at the end of the month. Read More »

European Commission Urges UK To Explain Brexit Plan "As Soon As Possible"

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As the United Kingdom parliament prepares to vote on a deal that would see Britain leave the European Union at the end of this month, Australia remains ready to pounce to try and secure a free trade agreement. The Letwin amendment was a way of trying to close a loophole, with some of its supporters fearing MPs could support the deal on Saturday, meeting the requirements of the Benn act, but then the legislation implementing Brexit could fall, allowing a no-deal exit on 31 October. Read More »

British family "emotionally and psychologically destroyed" by detention in United States immigration prison

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The Connors family claimed they did not realise they crossed the border south of Vancouver when they swerved into a side road to avoid hitting an animal while on holiday. Eileen claims she and her diminutive one boy were as an different pressured to sleep on a cold floor at a facility advance the Canadian border with supreme thin, steel-attempting Mylar emergency blankets. Read More »

United States imposes tariffs on European Union goods

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Wine from France, Spain and Germany will now face 25 per cent tariffs. In Washington , French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire lambasted the U.S. The tariffs come after almost 15 years of dispute between the US and Airbus. In the annual meeting between WTO member states and the World Bank the main topic of discussion will be de-escalation the unfolding trade war. Read More »