• 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.
  • Man jailed for dangling baby from window in Algeria

    Man jailed for dangling baby from window in Algeria

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    It was reported that many social media users had responded angrily to the post and demanded his arrest after his unsafe prank. He was charged with endangering the baby's safety following his arrest on Sunday, police said. Reacting to the post online, one user said: "What is most striking is that it appears that the father is carrying his son with his left hand while using his right hand to take the picture".