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Those discussions became more urgent after Warmbier's death Monday in his home state of Ohio. Spring Grove Cemetery and Arboretum in Cincinnati says all who wish to join his family in a celebration of life are "cordially invited". Justin Weber said that a press conference is expected later to provide details. There was no immediate word from the family about why relatives opted not to perform an autopsy , which may have shed more light on the cause of the neurological injuries Warmbier ...
  • US shoots down another pro-regime drone in Syria

    US shoots down another pro-regime drone in Syria

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    Australia has suspended all air operations over Syria in the wake of US forces downing a Syrian jet and a warning from Russian Federation that USA -led coalition planes are now targets for its forces in parts of the country. The United States shot down an armed pro-Syrian regime drone Tuesday - two days after the U.S. -led coalition shot down a fighter jet from government forces, U.S.
  • UK, EU play up chance of Brexit deal

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    He said he hoped that during their single day of talks, he and Mr Davis would be able to identify priorities and a timetable for the ongoing negotiations, so that he can report back to leaders of the other 27 EU states at the European Council summit in Brussels on Thursday.
  • In world's largest refugee settlement, churches offer hope

    In world's largest refugee settlement, churches offer hope

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    There were great number of asylum-seekers from Syria , since 2012 12 million displaced people have been registered in Syria. "By any measure, this is an unacceptable number, and it speaks louder than ever to the need for solidarity and common goal in preventing and resolving crises", said Filippo Grandi of Italy.
  • Syria Plane Shot Down By US After Warnings Not Heeded

    Syria Plane Shot Down By US After Warnings Not Heeded

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    The United States moved quickly to contain an escalation, with a top general saying it would work to relaunch the "deconfliction" hotline established in 2015. "That's why there's no threat of direct confrontation between Russian Federation and American aircraft". The push by Syrian government forces in the Daraa area appears headed for the Jordanian border, two weeks after Assad's troops reached the border with Iraq for the first time in years.
  • The Syria hotline for USA and Russian militaries

    The Syria hotline for USA and Russian militaries

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    The Shaheed 129 drone was the third aircraft downed by US airpower in the past month, following the shootdown of a Syrian Arab Air Force Su-22 ground attack jet and another Shaheed drone. The U.N. children's agency says the European Union has donated 90 million euros ($100.3 million) that will help provide critical services and support to Syrian refugees in Lebanon, Jordan and Turkey.
  • Brussels Train Station Blast Being Treated as Terror Attack

    Brussels Train Station Blast Being Treated as Terror Attack

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    The Islamic State group claimed the attacks, which were carried out by the same Brussels-based cell behind the November 2016 Paris attacks that killed 130 people. Belgium's federal prosecutor has confirmed the incident at Brussels Central, one of the country's busiest stations, is being treated as a terrorist attack.
  • Adviser says Obama tried to get Warmbier back

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    Fred Warmbier said he was stunned when told of his son's condition one week ago. The doctor said this type of condition is what can lead to the destruction of brain tissue. White says Warmbier was a master at defusing tense situations with his humor. Washington has stepped up pressure on China and other foreign powers to enforce existing United Nations sanctions on North Korea , and has deployed increased military assets of its own in the region.
  • Singer Adele visits Grenfell Tower Firefighters

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    We're sending out all our love and hugs to those firefighters and the whole community. "We are so humbled by everyone's support". CORRECTS DETAILS OF FIREFIGHTER'S ACTION A firefighter puts his hand to his face as he looks at the floral tributes before a minute's silence near to Grenfell Tower in west London Monday June 19, 2017.
  • 9/11 detainees can't sue top US officials

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    Justice Neil M. Gorsuch, who joined the court in April, was not on the bench for oral arguments in the case, making him ineligible to vote. The late Justice Antonin Scalia's seat was vacant at the time, and justices Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan sat out the case.