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Worldwide observers said the vote had been carried out in a political environment in which fundamental rights and freedoms had been curtailed. According to Turkish electoral law, officials have to stamp ballots, that are then placed in stamped envelopes before being dropped in the ballot box.
  • What do the Kansas and Georgia elections tell us about 2018?

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    While Estes took 53 percent of the vote compared to Thompson's 46, the jubilant reactions on the left could easily lead one to believe that the Democratic candidate pulled off a major upset. Yet all of this was unexpected effort against Democrats, who were boosted by grass-roots and independent voters in the district. The results of next Tuesday's special election in Georgia's 6th congressional district will likely be more instructive as to the state of public sentiment toward both ...
  • Senators beat Bruins 1-0, take 3-1 lead in series

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    In 62 regular season games this year, Ottawa Senators winger Bobby Ryan had just 25 points (13 goals and 12 assists). Charlie McAvoy appeared to score his first National Hockey League goal after his slapper from the blue line beat Anderson at 10:49 of the second, but after a Senators challenge the call was reversed, ruling centre Noel Acciari was offside.
  • Can't be complacent on North Korea threat, UK minister

    Can't be complacent on North Korea threat, UK minister

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    In fact, the October 1994 Clinton "peace deal" that Trump referred to in this interview was largely negotiated before the death of Kim Il-sung , Kim Jung-un's grandfather, in July of that year. The vice president also said the US would promote peaceful dialogue and defend human rights, "because the dignity and worth of every person is an eternal value of the United States".
  • Elections in Georgia: an early referendum on the Trump presidency?

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    He will now face a run-off on June 20, with the top Republican, perennial candidate Karen Handel . Ossoff would have needed more than 50 percent of the vote to avoid a runoff. It is also probably worth noting that the 6th district candidate who tried hardest to brand himself as a Trump loyalist, Bob Gray, finished a distant third.
  • VP Mike Pence: US not seeking North Korea negotiations

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    Kim said the United States was "disturbing global peace and stability and insisting on the gangster-like logic that its invasion of a sovereign state is decisive and just and proportionate and contributes to defending the worldwide order". He said that while "all options are on the table", Trump was determined to work with Japan, South Korea and other allies in Asia to resolve the problem.
  • Indian tycoon faces extradition after United Kingdom arrest

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    The 61-year-old liquor baron has to face charges in Indian courts in connection with loan default cases. "It was a voluntary action". Tulsi said when there is a request for extradition then normally bail is granted only after 60 days, but Mallya was given the relief on the same day.