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VENEZUELA POLITICS: Maduro Made Illegal Payments in Chavez 2012 Election: Brazilian Reveals

VENEZUELA POLITICS: Maduro Made Illegal Payments in Chavez 2012 Election: Brazilian Reveals 0

Venezuela, President Nicolas Maduro is facing mounting unrest as his opponents take to the streets in growing numbers demanding overdue elections.

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UK POLITICS: Corbyn’s Car Runs Over BBC Cameraman Giles Wooltorton

UK POLITICS: Corbyn’s Car Runs Over BBC Cameraman Giles Wooltorton 0

A car carrying Jeremy Corbyn ran over the foot of a BBC cameraman. Giles Wooltorton was treated on the street and later taken away by ambulance.

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USA POLITICS: Trump Team Vows to Air Video of Clinton Campaign’s Concession Call

USA POLITICS: Trump Team Vows to Air Video of Clinton Campaign’s Concession Call 0

Scavino promised to share video of the conversation, which he said came via a Nov. 9 phone call at 2:30 a.m. from longtime Clinton aide Huma Abedin to Trump’s then-campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: Deji Adeyanju, John Danfulani to Buhari: ‘Address Nigerians On Your Health Status Within 2 Weeks Or Be Forced To Resign’

NIGERIA POLITICS: Deji Adeyanju, John Danfulani to Buhari: ‘Address Nigerians On Your Health Status Within 2 Weeks Or Be Forced To Resign’ 0

Concerned Nigerians, has threatened to shut down the country if President Muhammadu Buhari fails to address Nigerians on his health status.

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EUROPE POLITICS: Jean-Claude Juncker Says He’ll Stop ‘Speaking English’

EUROPE POLITICS: Jean-Claude Juncker Says He’ll Stop ‘Speaking English’ 0

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker joked, “Slowly but surely, English is losing importance.”

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SYRIA POLITICS: Russia Bans US-Led Coalition Warplanes From Syria Safe Zones

SYRIA POLITICS: Russia Bans US-Led Coalition Warplanes From Syria Safe Zones 0

“In terms of their actions in the de-escalation zones then from this moment these zones are closed for their flights,” Kremlin’s envoy Kazakhstan Alexander Lavrentyev says.

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IRAQ POLITICS: US Firm in Iraq Ignores Theft, Alcohol Smuggling for F-16 Fighter Jets

IRAQ POLITICS: US Firm in Iraq Ignores Theft, Alcohol Smuggling for F-16 Fighter Jets 0

The fired investigators, Robert Cole and Kristie King, said they uncovered evidence Sallyport employees were involved in human trafficking for prostitution.

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FRANCE POLITICS: Marine Le Pen Plagiarises Fillon’s Speech (Video)

FRANCE POLITICS: Marine Le Pen Plagiarises Fillon’s Speech (Video) 0

Marine Le Pen came under fire for lifting sections of a speech from a conservative rival, in what Le Pen aides said was a “nod-and-a-wink” to his voters.

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UK POLITICS: UKIP Supporter vs Remainer! Two Women Scratching, Grabbing Ahead of Paul Nuttall UKIP Leader Visit to Hartlepool

UK POLITICS: UKIP Supporter vs Remainer! Two Women Scratching, Grabbing Ahead of Paul Nuttall UKIP Leader Visit to Hartlepool 0

A fight broke out between two women at a mini-rally of UKIP supporters in Hartlepool today where Paul Nuttall, the UKIP leader, announced he will contest the Lincolnshire seat of Boston and Skegness in the General Election.

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USA POLITICS: Democrats Going to Extreme Lengths to Conceal DNC 2016 Election Problems

USA POLITICS: Democrats Going to Extreme Lengths to Conceal DNC 2016 Election Problems 0

After five month wait, Sean Patrick Maloney presented his reports to lawmakers at a members-only event at Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) headquarters.

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FRANCE POLITICS: Russia Accuses Macron Campaign of Discriminating Against Its Media

FRANCE POLITICS: Russia Accuses Macron Campaign of Discriminating Against Its Media 0

Margarita Simonyan, editor-in-chief of RT, said on social media the Macron campaign was refusing to accredit her organisation and the others for the second round as well however.

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UK POLITICS: Gaffe! Theresa May: ‘We Want to Lead the World in Preventing Tourism’

UK POLITICS: Gaffe! Theresa May: ‘We Want to Lead the World in Preventing Tourism’ 0

Politics student Peter Marshall said on Twitter: “I’m terrified of the rising scourge of tourism tbh, glad Theresa May is taking a strong stance on it.”

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FRANCE POLITICS: Macron Communication Misstep Backfires

FRANCE POLITICS: Macron Communication Misstep Backfires 0

Angry Marine Le Pen slams Emmanuel Macron: “It shows that this arrogant cast thinks it’s already won and can do what it wants with the country.”

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USA POLITICS: Jimmy Wales Wikipedia Founder to Counter Fake News With Crowd-Funded Wikitribune News Website

USA POLITICS: Jimmy Wales Wikipedia Founder to Counter Fake News With Crowd-Funded Wikitribune News Website 0

“The kind of people who will pay attention to Wikitribune and contribute to it are people who are already pretty media-literate,” Wales says.

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USA POLITICS: New Orleans Removes Confederate Monument

USA POLITICS: New Orleans Removes Confederate Monument 0

“There’s a better way to use the property these monuments are on and a way that better reflects who we are,” New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said.

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UK POLITICS: Fallon Calls Controversial Missiles Producer MBDA ‘Role Model’

UK POLITICS: Fallon Calls Controversial Missiles Producer MBDA ‘Role Model’ 0

UK Defense Secretary Michael Fallon called MBDA known for controversial arms sales to Saudi Arabia and Libya’s Gaddafi, a “role model” of cooperation.

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SYRIA POLITICS: Syrian Parents Name Their Children Putin

SYRIA POLITICS: Syrian Parents Name Their Children Putin 0

“Many families have even named their sons Putin. And it is no secret that the President’s own children are learning Russian,” said the official.

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BRAZIL POLITICS: Brazilian Government to Lower Police Retirement Age After Violent Protest

BRAZIL POLITICS: Brazilian Government to Lower Police Retirement Age After Violent Protest 0

The violent clash, during which the guards used pepper spray and stun grenades to disperse the protesters, illustrated the unpopularity of the reform proposal that is central to President Michel Temer’s austerity agenda.

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UK POLITICS: ‘Revoke Assad Wife Asma al-Assad UK Citizenship’: Tom Brake Liberal Democrats

UK POLITICS: ‘Revoke Assad Wife Asma al-Assad UK Citizenship’: Tom Brake Liberal Democrats 0

Bashar al-Assad’s wife should lose her British citizenship if she support Bashar al-Assad her husband, Liberal Democrats said. Asma al-Assad was born in UK.

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USA POLITICS: Secretly Trump Allows Aides to Get Away With Violating Government Ethics Rules

USA POLITICS: Secretly Trump Allows Aides to Get Away With Violating Government Ethics Rules 0

According to the report, the Trump administration has been trying to hide the nature of the violations by issuing waivers for the ethics rules.

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