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Indonesian capital to elect leader as religious tensions rise

Blasphemy is a criminal offense in Indonesia and punishable by up to five years in prison. Political watchers such as Associate Professor Leonard Sebastian had said the election would be a test of p...

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Manhunt Underway for Traitor Inside CIA

Manhunt Underway for Traitor Inside CIA

The investigation is now focusing on the names of hundreds of individuals who may have had access to the materials. "In fact, the reason Pompeo is launching this attack is because he understands we ...

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Russian Federation says U.S. airstrikes play into extremists' hands

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson canceled a planned trip to Russian Federation because of fast-moving events in Syria. The US launched Friday 59 missiles on a Syrian airbase in retaliation fo...

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Assad allies say USA attack on Syria air base crosses "red lines"

On Sunday's "Meet The Press", Haley told host Chuck Todd, "In no way do we look at peace happening in that area with Iranian influence". The US and United Kingdom have blamed Russian Federation for ...

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United Kingdom kicks off Vijay Mallya's extradition process, Tuesday's arrest the first step

In reply to a tweet, Mallya said the case has to be decided on merits and evidence. According to PTI from London, the 61-year-old industrialist will appear before Westminster magistrate's court la...

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Abe, Pence urge Beijing to do more on North Korea

Japan had a $69 billion trade surplus with the United States past year, which Donald Trump criticized and is seeking to reduce America's trade deficit with countries like Japan. "The point the Presi...

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U.S. 'concerned' about Venezuela mass protests after boy, woman killed

The security forces do nothing to stop them and themselves repress peaceful protesters, opponents say. The oil-rich but crisis-shaken South American nation has been convulsed by escalating protests ...

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Pence gives stern warning to North Korea

China has also spoken of " increasing concern " over North Korea's nuclear development. As a result, USA planners are not taking any chances when it comes to stepping-up missile defense technology and...

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Israel Isolates Hunger Striking Detainees

The reports about the conversation between Zomlot and Ratney stated that the Palestinian envoy, who is considered one of the closest people to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, emphasized the "di...

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The Patriots go to Washington -- some of them, at least

The president delivered some remarks, coach Bill Belichick issued some words of his own and a lot of pictures were taken on the South Lawn. Trump said of a note he read in New Hampshire during a rally...

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Melania Trump gives Donald cheeky reminder during anthem

Melania Trump gives Donald cheeky reminder during anthem

What the Donald didn't forget, was to use the traditional Easter Egg Roll - which dates back to 1814 - to big up his Presidency. Thousands of people from across the country celebrated on the South L...

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What will Bill O'Reilly do now?

What will Bill O'Reilly do now?

O'Reilly said in a statement it is "tremendously disheartening" to leave due to what he called "completely unfounded claims". "I will always look back on my time at Fox with great pride in the unp...

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Bill O'Reilly OFFICIALLY Out At Fox News

According to the Wall Street Journal , Fox News is planning to "cut ties" with The O'Reilly Factor host after he was hit with SEVERAL allegations of sexual harassment . Dozens of his show's advert...

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Back to the ballot box: UK lawmakers approve June 8 election

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has said he will back the motion for an election, saying in a statement: "If you want to avoid a disastrous Hard Brexit ". "The Conservatives will use all the div...

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US working with allies to put pressure on North Korea, Pence says

US working with allies to put pressure on North Korea, Pence says

Seventh Fleet at the U.S. Navy base in Yokosuka, 40 miles south of Tokyo . Pence heads for Indonesia later on Wednesday. The coercive diplomatic operation the vice-president sketched relies on su...

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Interpol issues notice for flamboyant Chinese tycoon who is Trump club member

Interpol issues notice for flamboyant Chinese tycoon who is Trump club member

The South China Morning Post first reported that an Interpol "red notice" was issued for Guo at China's request on Tuesday evening, citing unidentified sources. Guo's case has been closely followed b...

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Pence: U.S. won't rest until N. Korea gives up nukes

Pence: U.S. won't rest until N. Korea gives up nukes

Pressure from North Korea's main ally China, which has urged both the USA and the North against escalating tensions, also seems to be working. North Korea put on a musical show to mark the birthda...

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European Concerns in Wake of Turkey's Referendum

European Concerns in Wake of Turkey's Referendum

Erdogan meanwhile has made it very clear there are no plans to dissolve parliament and call for an early election before scheduled polls in 2019, his deputy prime minister, Mehmet Simsek, told Reuters...

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Barghouti's strike part of long road

He said Barghouti had been placed in solitary confinement because calling for the hunger strike was against prison rules. The umbrella body highlighted the deteriorating situation of those Palesti...

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Turkish Opposition to Seek Referendum Annulment Even After Appeal Rejection

The main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) and the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) had Tuesday requested the poll be scrapped due to alleged violations. The YSK said an official c...

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Syrian President Assad's allies say U.S. attack crosses "red lines"

On Friday, the USA launched cruise missiles at the Shayrat airfield from which President Donald Trump claimed a chemical weapons attack had been launched. 'The failure related to the recent strike and...

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Trump's Secret Weapon in North Korea Standoff: Unpredictability

Institute founder David Albright told the Times, "The bottom line is that North Korea has an improving nuclear weapons arsenal ..." Han told the BBC that North Korea believed its nuclear weapons "...

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Pinwheel Garden promotes awareness for Child Abuse and Neglect

Pinwheel Garden promotes awareness for Child Abuse and Neglect

Augustine Youth Services is dedicated to supporting families and reducing the risk of child abuse and neglect". "This maltreatment can have a lifelong impact, as this trauma can impair proper brain de...

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International Monetary Fund upgrades Australias growth forecasts expects 2017 GDP at 31 pct

International Monetary Fund upgrades Australias growth forecasts expects 2017 GDP at 31 pct

If the U.S. labor market turns out to have little slack left to absorb the stimulus from Trump's proposed tax cuts and spending plans, inflation and interest rates could rise more sharply than expec...

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New England Patriots Slam NYT For Tweet Over White House Team Photo

New England Patriots Slam NYT For Tweet Over White House Team Photo

Trump, who rode to office a year ago in a surprise election win over Hillary Clinton, linked himself to the Patriots as a perceived underdog. A total of 34 Patriots players attended the White House ...

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U.S. believes Syria had help in chemical attack

U.S. believes Syria had help in chemical attack

There are no signs that Russian Federation is prepared to abandon its ally Assad, meaning that the USA would be taking on a major power. "There has been a swift and just response and now it is up to t...

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All the things Donald Trump has said about releasing his tax returns

Trump has continually cited his audit as his reasoning for not releasing his returns. Since Nixon, every president has released tax returns, except for Gerald Ford, who instead made public a decade'...

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South Korea's Former President Park Charged in Corruption Probe

Park is also accused of offering policy favours to top businessmen who enriched Choi, including Samsung heir Lee Jae Yong who was arrested earlier and is also on trial for bribery. Park's ties with ...

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Pence warns North Korea the United States

Pence warns North Korea the United States "sword stands ready"

North Korea said in February that it had successfully tested a new type of medium- to long-range ballistic missile, the Pukguksong-2, propelled by a solid-fuel engine. US Vice-President Mike Pence, on...

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'The sword stands ready': US VP Pence warns North Korea

'The sword stands ready': US VP Pence warns North Korea

But now, Pence will try to reassure his jittery hosts that those decades-old security commitments are ironclad, a necessity made more acute as tensions rise over Pyongyang's latest missile test an...

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