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VENEZUELA POLITICS: Protesters Stage Violent Rally

VENEZUELA POLITICS: Protesters Stage Violent Rally 0

Anti-government protesters have clashed with police in Venezuela’s capital, Caracas, as unrest continues in the Latin American country.

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NORTH KOREA POLITICS: Kim Jong Un Guides Test of New Anti-Aircraft Weapon

NORTH KOREA POLITICS: Kim Jong Un Guides Test of New Anti-Aircraft Weapon 0

“Kim Jong Un … watched the test of a new type of anti-aircraft guided weapon system organized by the Academy of National Defence Science,” KCNA said.

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UK POLITICS: Theresa May’s Lead Drops Sharply After Manchester Bomb Attack, Landslide Win in Doubt

UK POLITICS: Theresa May’s Lead Drops Sharply After Manchester Bomb Attack, Landslide Win in Doubt 0

“Theresa May is certainly the overwhelming favourite to win but crucially we are in the territory now where how well she is going to win is uncertain,” John Curtice, professor of politics at the University of Strathclyde, told Reuters.

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PALESTINE POLITICS: Israeli Protesters Support Palestinian State, Urge End to Occupation

PALESTINE POLITICS: Israeli Protesters Support Palestinian State, Urge End to Occupation 0

“The time has come to prove to the Israelis, the Palestinians and the entire world that an important segment of the Israeli population is opposed to occupation,” said Peace Now head Avi Buskila.

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USA POLITICS: Trump Ends Nine-Day Overseas Trip With Flourish as Trouble Looms at Home

USA POLITICS: Trump Ends Nine-Day Overseas Trip With Flourish as Trouble Looms at Home 0

“My husband worked very hard on this trip and I am very proud of him,” U.S. President Donald Trump wife, Melania Trump said.

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INDIA POLITICS: Official: Sabzar Ahmed Bhat Dies By Bullets

INDIA POLITICS: Official: Sabzar Ahmed Bhat Dies By Bullets 0

Hizbul Mujahideen suffered major setback. Sabzar Ahmed Bhat’s killing will be seen as a big feat for counter-insurgency forces in the Kashmir Valley.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: The National Conference, The Obasanjo Sabotage And The Nigerian Dysfunction

NIGERIA POLITICS: The National Conference, The Obasanjo Sabotage And The Nigerian Dysfunction 0

Olusegun Obasanjo now comes into the mix. He has been a rather interesting character. An above average former president from an economic standpoint.

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ECUADOR POLITICS: Assange Defies Plea to Avoid Ecuador Politics

ECUADOR POLITICS: Assange Defies Plea to Avoid Ecuador Politics 0

Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno (seen below) on Thursday called on Assange “not to interfere in Ecuadorian politics, nor in the politics of its allies.”

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UK POLITICS: Manchester Attack: Security Threat Level Lowered as Police Close on Bomber’s Suspected Network

UK POLITICS: Manchester Attack: Security Threat Level Lowered as Police Close on Bomber’s Suspected Network 0

Police hunting a suspected network behind Salman Abedi, the bomber who killed 22 people on Monday night, said they had made two further arrests overnight as they closed in on other possible cell members.

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BRAZIL POLITICS: Allies Temer Prepare for ‘The Day After’

BRAZIL POLITICS: Allies Temer Prepare for ‘The Day After’ 0

Temer’s coalition partners and members of his own party are seeking agreement on a caretaker to replace the scandal-plagued president, who they see as too damaged to govern.

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USA POLITICS: Zbigniew Brzezinski Passes Away

USA POLITICS: Zbigniew Brzezinski Passes Away 0

Zbigniew Brzezinski, who established himself in the Carter administration as a hard-liner on foreign policy, died on Friday, his family said. He was 89.

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PALESTINE POLITICS: UN Envoy Warns of Dire Crisis as Gaza Faces Power Cuts, Gallons of Raw Sewage Pouring into the Sea

PALESTINE POLITICS: UN Envoy Warns of Dire Crisis as Gaza Faces Power Cuts, Gallons of Raw Sewage Pouring into the Sea 0

“In Gaza, we are walking into another crisis with our eyes wide open,” the UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov, told the Security Council in New York.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Secretly France Armed Biafra to Split From Nigeria: Here’s How

NIGERIA POLITICS: Secretly France Armed Biafra to Split From Nigeria: Here’s How 0

France secretly armed Biafra in the self-proclaimed republic’s attempt to break away from Nigeria in a bid to weaken British and US influence in Africa.

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IRAQ POLITICS: Some 10,000 People Fleeing West Mosul Every Day: UN Migration Agency Warns

IRAQ POLITICS: Some 10,000 People Fleeing West Mosul Every Day: UN Migration Agency Warns 0

“International law is unambiguous. The protection of civilian lives is legal and moral duty that stands above all other objectives,” underscored the UN aid chief.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Aborigines Seek Treaties in Drive for More Than Symbolic Change

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Aborigines Seek Treaties in Drive for More Than Symbolic Change 0

250 Aboriginal leaders have been meeting at the sacred monolith landmark of Uluru in central Australia to decide how they should be recognized.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: You Cannot Intimidate Femi Fani-Kayode, Southern & Middle Belt Youths Reply North

NIGERIA POLITICS: You Cannot Intimidate Femi Fani-Kayode, Southern & Middle Belt Youths Reply North 0

“We wonder where these Arewa Youths have been all this while that their cousins the Fulani herdsmen terrorists have been killing citizens with impunity in Benue.”

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NORTH KOREA POLITICS: Unit 180 Cyber Warfare Cell Worries West

NORTH KOREA POLITICS: Unit 180 Cyber Warfare Cell Worries West 0

North Korea is one of the most closed countries in the world and any details of its clandestine operations are difficult to obtain.

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UK POLITICS: £350m for NHS After Brexit Pledge is in Conservative Manifesto: Boris Johnson Falsely Claims

UK POLITICS: £350m for NHS After Brexit Pledge is in Conservative Manifesto: Boris Johnson Falsely Claims 0

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has falsely claimed. “It is actually. It is. Theresa May, she said at the launch of our manifesto.”

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ZIMBABWE POLITICS: Emmerson Mnangagwa Close to Succeeding Mugabe

ZIMBABWE POLITICS: Emmerson Mnangagwa Close to Succeeding Mugabe 0

“Inevitably, this self-serving proselytising leads to destination (Emmerson) Mnangagwa,” Biti said in his contribution.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: ‘Loss of Relationship With Tinubu Never Comfortable’: Musiliu Obanikoro

NIGERIA POLITICS: ‘Loss of Relationship With Tinubu Never Comfortable’: Musiliu Obanikoro 0

What has happened to me as regards my relationship with Asiwaju Tinubu should serve as a good lesson to the younger generation,” Musiliu Obanikoro said.

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