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Reports said police also found a pump-action shotgun and knives in the vehicle. While in detention, he had shot a prison officer after seizing his gun. Macron said far-right Front National leader Marine Le Pen with who he is neck-and-neck in polling for the first-round vote and rightwing candidate François Fillon were engaging in one-upmanship in their response to the attack.
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    But although Ivanka Trump did resign from managing her company to take a new role in the White House, she still retained ownership stake in the business. "She's still aware of what's going on there and I believe she still has the ability to make certain decisions", Noble says. "Her feminine touch will help smooth Chinese-U.S.
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    In Labour's first major Brexit policy statement, the party would scrap Theresa May's White Paper plans to leave the single market and the customs union. "How that's managed will have to be resolved but the last thing we want is for our businesses to go bankrupt". My wish list of currently-held Labour seats to represent would include Edgbaston (as a life long Warwickshire Cricket Club fan), Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Walsall North, Coventry South and North-West, Dudley North and all the Stoke ...
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    The head of the Grand Mosque of Paris on Monday called on French Muslims to vote for centrist independent candidate Emmanuel Macron in the decisive presidential run-off on May 7. "Macron now has less than 15 days to prove to reluctant voters that he understands the magnitude of the shock suffered by the French political system".
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    WikiLeaks! I love WikiLeaks!' ". But not that long ago Pompeo also cited Wikileaks as an important source of information. The candidate praised whistleblowers and Wikileaks often on the campaign trail. If we allow this president to declare war on those who tell the truth, we have only ourselves to blame. Some American politicians have characterized Assange as an instrument of Russian election meddling, a subject of ongoing investigations in the U.S.
  • Peace in Afghanistan linked with peace in neighbouring countries: Dar

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    The focus, he said, was now on making the growth inclusive and sustainable. Dar said a former United States president Bill Clinton had also offered to help resolve India-Pakistan dispute and Pakistan had welcomed that offer too. "In fact, Pakistan is providing nuclear security, training to regional countries as its centre for excellence for security", he said. Dar, who is also a member of the National (nuclear) Command Authority, said Pakistan worked closely with the worldwide community ...
  • Trump team defends latest trade dispute with Canada

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    Trump, since his time campaigning for the presidency, has voiced his strong displeasure with the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), but until now he has vented most of his ire southward, toward Mexico. USA industry groups and voters pressed elected officials to avoid retaliation that would have especially hurt their own districts. Furthermore, "certain companies will be subject to the retroactive collection of cash deposits" for up to 90 days.
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    On the drive in to work, radio stations were leading their newscasts with a story about the Steelworkers union footing the bill for some NDP election staff. But at this point, Green support has remained solid and the NDP surge has come at the expense of the Liberals. "This time around the X factor is the Green party because they've never been this high (in the polls)", said Maggi.
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    Anzac Day, April 25, is one of Australia's most important national occasions. That the very enemy they were fighting might one day host scores of New Zealanders who travelled halfway around the globe to honour their fight. But the plan backed by Winston Churchill, then first lord of the admiralty, was flawed and the campaign, which faced a heroic defence by the Turks, led to stalemate and withdrawal eight months later.