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Barazi did not offer further details, and the U.S. Defense Department referred questions about conditions at the air base to the Damascus government. An arm of Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, meanwhile, issued a statement it said was on behalf of Russia, Iran and its allies, vowing to "reply with force" to any future aggression "in a variety of ways".
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    The arrested, hailing from Madurai, were brought to Malappuram on Monday morning and will be produced before the Manjeri district Sessions Court at about 11 am. Police said Abubacker constituted a terror organization, Al-Muthaqeen Force (AMF), in 2014 to exact revenge for the encounter killing of Tamil Nadu based terror organisation Al Ummah's leader Imam Ali.
  • Fox investigating sexual harassment claim against O'Reilly

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    The Times reported that five women over a period of more than a decade have been paid a total of $13 million by either O'Reilly, Fox News or parent company 21st Century Fox. In response to these allegations, 21st Century Fox said, "We have looked into these matters over the last few months and discussed them with O'Reilly".
  • Carrier-led group heads to Korean peninsula

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    Navy had deployed the Carl Vinson Strike Group, including "two guided missile destroyers and a guided missile cruiser", a move state-owned television network CCTV described as an "act that could heighten tensions". In comments to reporters, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the countries had agreed to increase cooperation in pushing North Korea to abandon its weapons programmes, but made it clear that the U.S.
  • Haley: "In no way do we see peace" with Assad in power

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    At the UN Security Council on Wednesday, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley stood up at her desk to show diplomats photos of dying children gasping for air. "If he needs to do more, he will". McMaster, the National Security Adviser to President Donald Trump, pointed to dual USA goals of defeating the Islamic State terror group and removing Mr.
  • Mcebisi Jonas has resigned as an ANC member of parliament

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    South Africa's rand, bonds and banking shares tumbled sharply on Tuesday after S&P Global Ratings cut the country's credit rating to junk in response to President Jacob Zuma's move to sack its respected finance minister. But it also aims to radically transform the economy "to include the black majority in the ownership and control". More than 20 years after the ANC ended white-minority rule with Nelson Mandela at its helm, inequality festers.
  • Trump calls Sisi to offer condolences after bombing

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    Hours later, a suicide bomber struck the Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Alexandria's Manshyia district. Pope Tawadros II had held Palm Sunday services at the cathedral and the timing of the attack indicated the bomber had sought to assassinate him.
  • India offers $5 billion credit line to Bangladesh for projects, defence

    India offers $5 billion credit line to Bangladesh for projects, defence

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    Pacts on the strategic areas of defence, civil nuclear cooperation and cyber security were among the almost two dozen agreements signed between India and Bangladesh here on Saturday. "She wished for peace and prosperity in her country as well as good bilateral relations with India", the Khadim said. Veiled references to the country as a source of antagonism where held up in contrast with the cooperation between Bangladesh and India.