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Philippines says foreigners among IS-linked gunmen in south

On May 23, Duterte declared martial law across the restive southern region after hundreds of militants from the Maute group and Abu Sayyaf, two local Islamic State affiliates, made an ambitious coun...

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Trump son-in-law Kushner under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe

Those contacts included two phone calls between April and November previous year, two of the sources said . US President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , is willing to co-operate wit...

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Melania and Ivanka wore veils to meet the Pope

Despite her husband being inaugurated United States president in January, she is not due to move into the White House until the summer. Trump was accompanied by his wife Melania , his daughter Iva...

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Netanyahu pledges that Al-Aqsa Mosque will remain occupied 'forever'

Netanyahu pledges that Al-Aqsa Mosque will remain occupied 'forever'

Israel seized east Jerusalem during the 1967 war and later annexed it in a move never recognized by the worldwide community. Both sides are wary of being accused of resisting Trump's peace ef...

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Kushner under FBI scanner in Russian probe

The latest bombshell ensures that Trump will be thrust right back into the Russian Federation scandal upon his return to Washington this weekend, after making his global debut with a tour of the M...

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Free trade, climate change among issues on Trudeau's agenda at G7 summit

In Sicily , Trump was again received warily, a president who ran an "America First" campaign with suggestions of disentangling the United States from global pacts now engaged in two days of pomp ...

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Europeans making sales pitch to Trump on climate accord

Europeans making sales pitch to Trump on climate accord

The truth is that even if the United States stopped 100 percent of our carbon dioxide emissions tomorrow, it would make little difference in worldwide climate projections. European leaders mounted...

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NATO Chief Says Trump's Message On Spending Echoes Past Administrations — Interview

The President ignored a request by the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the heads of state to wave to the camera, staring straight ahead. In talks before a summit of NATO leaders at the Atl...

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ISIS largely to blame for deadly March 17 airstrike in Mosul

Local officials and eyewitnesses have said as many as 240 people may have died in the strike. Prior to the March 17 strike, Iraqi forces were about 100 metres away and could see two snipers on the s...

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Modi, marking three years in power, opens India's longest bridge

The party is hoping to oust the Congress in Meghalaya and the Left Front in Tripura, when the two states go to polls this year. It runs 9.15 km from end to end, including 4.25 km between the river's...

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Britain's May asks G7 to back moves to tackle internet extremism

Britain's May asks G7 to back moves to tackle internet extremism

He then greets Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation secretary general Jens Stoltenber before Mr Trump pointedly holds out his hand. Rucker also observed that ...

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Manchester bomber's dad, brother with suspected Islamic State links arrested in Tripoli

Manchester bomber's dad, brother with suspected Islamic State links arrested in Tripoli

The attack left 22 people dead and more than 60 others wounded. Calling himself "a fat dude in Georgia who loves his daughters", film producer Patrick Millsaps urged Grande to "take care of you firs...

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Throwing chaos aside, Trump aims for caution on big trip

Throwing chaos aside, Trump aims for caution on big trip

Responding to Donald Trump's remarks in Israel that Washington is committed to preventing Tehran from acquiring nuclear arms, Qassemi reminded the United States president on Wednesday that global ...

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Voters support naming of special counsel for Russian Federation probe

Voters support naming of special counsel for Russian Federation probe

The encounter between Rogers and Trump was documented in a contemporaneous memo. An unnamed White House spokesperson told the Post that the Trump administration "does not confirm or deny uns...

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Good luck to Trump on moves involving Israel, Palestinians

While Israelis and Palestinians alike are uncertain what Trump will ask of them, experts believe he will be looking to coax them to make an explicit commitment to return to the table without pre-condi...

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Trump condemns 'evil losers' for Manchester attack

The so-called two-state solution - meaning an independent Palestinian state alongside Israel - has always been the basis of USA policy but Trump suggested in February he was no longer wedded t...

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Borofski Ready for NCAA Outdoor Championships

Borofski Ready for NCAA Outdoor Championships

The top three finishers in each of the six heats plus the next six best times advance to the quarterfinals. Olin advanced after throwing 161-4 (49.18 meters) in the javelin . Senior Bryiana Richar...

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Ariana Grande says will hold benefit concert in Manchester for attack victims

Ariana Grande says will hold benefit concert in Manchester for attack victims

Ramadan Abedi previously told the AP that he denied his son is linked to militants or the suicide bombing that killed 22 people . Ariana Grande has suspended her Dangerous Woman tour fo...

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Press corps on Trump trip hearing little from the president

Press corps on Trump trip hearing little from the president

Tamara Keith, NPR News, traveling with the president . "Words can never describe the bottomless depths of that evil, or the scope of the anguish and destruction ", he added, in reference to the sy...

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United Kingdom soldiers on the street as 'terrorist ring' rolled up

On Wednesday, French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb told a television interviewer that Abedi had traveled to Syria and had Islamic State links. Abedi reportedly returned from Libya only a fe...

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'Profound, Political Courage:' Christian Leaders React to Trump's Middle East Trip

'Profound, Political Courage:' Christian Leaders React to Trump's Middle East Trip

US President Donald Trump called on Israelis and Palestinians to make compromises for peace Tuesday as he wrapped up a closely watched visit, but offered no specifics on how he would resolve the...

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In Jerusalem and Bethlehem, Parsing What Trump Left Unsaid

In Jerusalem and Bethlehem, Parsing What Trump Left Unsaid

On Monday, he met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem . A longtime businessman, Trump has cast Middle East peace as the "ultimate deal" and has tasked son-in-law Jared Kushner ...

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Iranian president calls U.S. relations 'a curvy road'

Iranian president calls U.S. relations 'a curvy road'

A top Iranian diplomat said on Wednesday that U.S. President Donald Trump has "so far" honored his side of the global nuclear accord, one which he harshly berated as a presidential candidate. "The I...

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Trump in the Middle East

The White House made an unfortunate typo in a live video feed of Trump's visit to Yad Vashem, Israel's Holocaust memorial, by incorrectly spelling the museum "Vad Vanshem" - something that sou...

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Ousted South Korean president Park Geun-hye stands trial over corruption scandal

December 9, 2016: Park is impeached by the liberal-controlled parliament over allegations that she extorted money from big companies, took bribes from some of them and committed other wrongdoing, all ...

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FBI investigates Jared Kushner's Russia meetings

FBI investigates Jared Kushner's Russia meetings

But behind the scenes, Trump and his team appear to have worked assiduously to get FBI investigators to either stop their digging, or to lean on congressional and intelligence officials to get them to...

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Trump's son in law under investigation in Russian probe

Trump's son in law under investigation in Russian probe

The Post reported in April that Erik Prince, the former founder of the private security firm Blackwater and an informal adviser to the Trump transition team, met on January 11 - nine days before Tr...

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McCain: Turkey Ambassador Should Leave US

According to reports, Erdogan's bodyguards pushed past USA police and assaulted a group of protesters hours after the meeting between Trump and Erdogan. The two leaders touted strong ties between th...

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Manchester attack: Police Fear Salman Abedi Could have Made a Second Bomb

Manchester attack: Police Fear Salman Abedi Could have Made a Second Bomb

On Wednesday the New York Times published several photographs from the scene of the bombing that appeared to show that the bomber carried an explosive in a metal container concealed by either a blac...

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Trump's son-in-law Kushner under Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny in Russian Federation probe

Trump's son-in-law Kushner under Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny in Russian Federation probe

Kushner worked with and helped oversee the campaign's data operation contractors based in San Antonio, Texas. The California congressman added that he is skeptical Flynn would be granted immunity in...

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