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A supporter of the "no" vote lights a flare during a protest in Istanbul , against the referendum outcome, Monday, April 17, 2017. Everyone and all sections - and the main opposition party in particular - must show respect. "From the German government's point of view, Turkey must. clear up the questions that have been raised". "The referendum took place under inappropriate conditions and under pressure from the state of emergency", said HDP Spokesperson Osman Baydemir referring to the ...
  • Tillerson: Iran nuclear agreement fails to ensure non-nuclear Iran

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    The statement comes after he said in a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan that the administration has undertaken a full review of the agreement to evaluate whether continued sanctions relief is in the best interest of the U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni in the East Room of the White House in Washington , Thursday, April 20, 2017.
  • North Korea 'ready to hit back with nuclear attacks' if provoked

    North Korea 'ready to hit back with nuclear attacks' if provoked

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    On Saturday, the North marks the 105th anniversary of the birth of its founder, Kim Il Sung, and it often uses such occasions as an opportunity to show off its military advances. The parade is inspected by the leader of the North Korea Kim Jong-un who is also the supreme commander in chief. The US claims it is ready to strike North Korea if nuclear weapons are tested.
  • MPs vote in favour of snap General Election on 8 June

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    The cut-and-thrust of electoral politics began in right earnest in the House of Commons on Wednesday after a government motion to hold a mid-term election on June 8 was passed by two-thirds majority, setting the stage for new political alignments.
  • Paris Police Officer Killed In Suspected Terrorist Attack

    Paris Police Officer Killed In Suspected Terrorist Attack

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    Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said security forces, including elite units, were fully mobilised ahead of Sunday's presidential poll. "It just never ends". Conservative candidate Francois Fillon said the fight against "Islamist totalitarianism" should be the priority for France's next president. The people of France will not take much more of this.
  • How Donald Trump came to love NATO

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    Stoltenberg , though, said that Trump's support of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation has been consistent, including stating his support very clearly when they spoke by telephone shortly after the November election. Sources close to Trump tell me there are several ways to answer that question. But according to White House press secretary Sean Spicer , it's not that Trump has shifted his views ― it's that the world has shifted to Trump's views.
  • Trump budget chief: Spending bill must have money for wall

    Trump budget chief: Spending bill must have money for wall

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    Not only must Republicans overcome intraparty ideological divisions that stopped major healthcare legislation last month, but they will have to win over some opposition Democrats with provisions that could be distasteful to conservatives. Obamacare's repeal and replacement was a top campaign promise for Trump, and his aides have continued to negotiate changes to the bill with conservatives and moderates in the Republican caucus.
  • Theresa May's June 8 snap election approved by Parliament

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    Britain's Prime Minister, Theresa May, at a rally with supporters in Walmsley Parish Hall, Bolton, England, as she asked voters for the mandate to lead post-Brexit Britain ahead of the looming election campaign, Wednesday April 19, 2017 . A spokesman for Mrs May said the British government was aiming to dissolve parliament on May 3rd - 25 working days before election day. May has said a successful election for her would be a vote of confidence in her government's key objectives of ...
  • China, America Need to Do More to Stop North Korea -- Gordon Chang

    China, America Need to Do More to Stop North Korea -- Gordon Chang

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    North Korea will definitely be in the United Nations spotlight on April 28 when U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson presides at a Security Council meeting where Guterres will brief members on the North's nuclear program. Russian Federation wanted to include language contained in a previous statement stressing the need to achieve a solution through dialogue, according to council diplomats.
  • Researchers to look for CTE in Hernandez's brain

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    Also, three different notes were found in Hernandez's cell. As the hour of his death approached, the former National Football League star chatted on the phone with his longtime fiancee, Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez. According to ESPN , Baez said the family had received Hernandez's body from the medical examiner's office, however, it had not yet released the former athlete's brain.
  • USS Carl Vinson fighter pilot ejects during routine flight

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    The world was then rattled by the revelation that the USS Carl Vinson was not returning to waters off the peninsula, or at least when the US said it was. Some American media reported that the USS Carl Vinson and her escort ships were operating near Indonesia. An initial medical assessment aboard the San Diego-based Vinson indicated that the pilot was unharmed.
  • Killer of NFL's Will Smith gets 25 years for manslaughter

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    Racquel Smith says she and her family are "extremely disappointed" with what she calls a lenient sentence for the man who killed her husband, New Orleans Saints star Will Smith. Prosecutors countered that the defense was trying to smear Smith. That was the same request from Hayes' mother, whose uncontrollable sobbing led to a brief recess while she composed herself.