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USA: Hillary Clinton Rejects Invitation Of Mexico President Pena

USA: Hillary Clinton Rejects Invitation Of Mexico President Pena

Pena Nieto extended invitations to both candidates last month, and Trump flew to Mexico City last Wednesday for a meeting that appeared to be friendly.

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GHANA: Nana Akufo-Addo Woos Voters With Billon-Dollar Spending Promise

GHANA: Nana Akufo-Addo Woos Voters With Billon-Dollar Spending Promise

Nana Akufo-Addo to voters, “And I want you to know that I will never, ever stand before you and tell you I can do something that I cannot do.”

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PALESTINE: Israeli Trump Supporters Open West Bank Campaign Office

PALESTINE: Israeli Trump Supporters Open West Bank Campaign Office

“We are however in close coordination with the Trump campaign and RNC to the extent that it’s feasible,” said Zell.

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UK: Majority Women Vow To Vote For Jeremy Corbyn

UK: Majority Women Vow To Vote For Jeremy Corbyn

Owen Smith’s campaign has accused Jeremy Corbyn of not understanding the barriers and prejudices facing women in our society.

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GABON: Jean Ping To Supporters: Fight Must Go On Against Fraudulent Re-Election Victory

GABON: Jean Ping To Supporters: Fight Must Go On Against Fraudulent Re-Election Victory

“I ask you from today onward not to use violence but to resist by blocking the country’s economy,” Jean Ping said.

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USA: New Poll: Clinton 42 Percent, Trump 40 Percent

USA: New Poll: Clinton 42 Percent, Trump 40 Percent

US Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton was leading Donald Trump by 7 points in the same poll, 44 percent to 37 percent, only three weeks ago.

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NIGERIA: 2019 Buhari Can Contest – Obasanjo Says

NIGERIA: 2019 Buhari Can Contest – Obasanjo Says

Olusegun Obasanjo says, “My belief is that democracy allowed for anybody including President Buhari for that matter to contest any election.”

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USA: Sanders Backs Gary Johnson, Jill Stein To Attend Presidential Debates

USA: Sanders Backs Gary Johnson, Jill Stein To Attend Presidential Debates

Johnson and Stein have spoken up against the Presidential Debates rule that puts them in a disadvantaged position against Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

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USA: Hillary Clinton Campaign Strategy: What’s Going On?

USA: Hillary Clinton Campaign Strategy: What’s Going On?

Clinton has gone days between events in some cases and hasn’t given a press conference in over 270 days, a fact Republicans have been eager to highlight.

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HONG KONG: Young Anti-China Activists Win In Hong Kong Vote

HONG KONG: Young Anti-China Activists Win In Hong Kong Vote

It was the highest turnout since Hong Kong was returned to China by Britain in 1997 and comes as tensions have reached highs over Beijing interference.

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GERMANY: Embarrassment For Merkel As AfD Defeats CDU In State Election

GERMANY: Embarrassment For Merkel As AfD Defeats CDU In State Election

The AfD won 21 percent of the vote, CDU won 19 percent, down from 23 percent in 2011, and its worst result ever in the state, the broadcaster said.

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GHANA: Nana Akufo-Addo To Gonjaland : Choose Me Over John Dramani Mahama

GHANA: Nana Akufo-Addo To Gonjaland : Choose Me Over John Dramani Mahama

“Me, I am not a Gonja, but I am coming to do a good for the people of Gonja. I want you to look upon me as your partner,” Nana Akufo-Addo said.

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USA: Clinton In Trouble As Trump Gains Ground – New Poll

USA: Clinton In Trouble As Trump Gains Ground – New Poll

Polling aggregators, which calculate averages of major polls, have shown that Clinton’s lead has been shrinking for the past few weeks.

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USA: FBI Report Raises New Questions About Hillary Clinton

USA: FBI Report Raises New Questions About Hillary Clinton

New documents released by the FBI Friday afternoon seem to be in Clinton’s favor on the first question, but raise new questions about the second.

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ZAMBIA: Court Allows Hakainde Hichilema More Time To Challenge Disputed Election

ZAMBIA: Court Allows Hakainde Hichilema More Time To Challenge Disputed Election

“This matter has to be heard and each party will have 2 days and the respondents will have two days,” constitutional court presidential Hildah Chibomba.

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USA: Hillary Clinton Says Could Not Recall All Briefings Due To Concussion: FBI Report

USA: Hillary Clinton Says Could Not Recall All Briefings Due To Concussion: FBI Report

Clinton, who is challenging Republican Donald Trump for the White House in the Nov. 8 election, has been dogged by the fallout from her private email account for more than a year.

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GERMANY: Voters Vent Anger Against Angela Merkel

GERMANY: Voters Vent Anger Against Angela Merkel

Angela Merkel popularity rating at home, which in April last year stood at 75 percent, slumped to 45 percent by August.

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RUSSIA: Putin To USA: ‘I Have No Idea Who Hacked DNC Email’

RUSSIA: Putin To USA: ‘I Have No Idea Who Hacked DNC Email’

“Does it even matter who hacked this data?” Vladimir Putin said. “The important thing is the content that was given to the public.”

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GABON: Government Shuts Down Internet

GABON: Government Shuts Down Internet

Bongo reiterated his distress about the election riots. “Democracy doesn’t sit well with self-proclaimed victory, with groups formed to cause destruction,”

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GABON: Police Arrest 1,000 People, Riots And Looting Take Center Stage

GABON: Police Arrest 1,000 People, Riots And Looting Take Center Stage

Ping said two people were killed and 19 hurt in a raid against his headquarters early Thursday

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