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Xavi singled out Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain as the most unsafe among the Juventus lineup, saying: "I would say that the most talented member of the Juventus team is Dybala". We know that we need a positive result in the second leg and need to keep a clean sheet, because it's tough out there, tough - we all saw it [against PSG].
  • Trump to decide whether to stay Paris climate pact by late May

    Trump to decide whether to stay Paris climate pact by late May

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    The Clean Power Plan was seen as a cornerstone of COP 21, the latest major carbon-focused climate initiative that former President Obama agreed to without taking part in the formal treaty process. Acting in their self-interest, China, India and the European Union will continue on their chosen paths, which include renewable energy, energy efficiency, and reduction of emissions from other sectors.
  • Egyptian Coptic churches bombed on Palm Sunday by ISIS, 44 dead

    Egyptian Coptic churches bombed on Palm Sunday by ISIS, 44 dead

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    Shortly after, St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Alexandria, where Pope Tawadros II was giving a sermon, witnessed an explosion, killing at least 16 and injured 41 others. The aftermath of an explosion that took place at a Coptic church on Sunday in Tanta, Egypt , April 9, 2017. "A group of Daesh sympathisers were hiding in one of Assiut province s mountainous areas", the ministry said in a statement , using an Arabic acronym for IS.
  • Xi stresses China's North Korea concerns in talk with Trump

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    However the United States is trying to push for stronger action in an effort to intimidate North Korea into falling into line. In a series of tweets on Tuesday, he said he told Xi that any efforts by China to rein in North Korea would help improve the conditions of a trade deal with the U.S.
  • Trump tweets 'North Korea is looking for trouble'

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    He has stated that China should take a larger role in pressuring the North Korean regime. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). U.S. Marine soldiers patrol during the U.S. "He would welcome President Xi weighing in on this a little bit more", Spicer said. North Korea's Rodong Sinmun reported Tuesday that a spokesman for the Foreign Ministry said the us military strike on Syria was an act of aggression that showed why North Korea needs nuclear weapons .
  • Yahoo accused of mismanaging fund for dissidents in China

    Yahoo accused of mismanaging fund for dissidents in China

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    Times Wang, a lawyer in the law firm representing the Chinese dissidents, said Yahoo "abandoned its responsibilities to Trust beneficiaries" by standing idly while aware that its humanitarian trust fund was being squandered. Yahoo and the two dissidents' families settled in 2007 for an undisclosed amount, and as part of the settlement, Yahoo agreed to create a relief fund for others imprisoned for speaking out against the government online.
  • N. Ireland remains in limbo as talks deadline passes

    N. Ireland remains in limbo as talks deadline passes

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    A snap election on March 2 led to Sinn Féin, which wants a united Ireland, winning 27 seats, one fewer than the Democratic Unionist Party, the largest in the Executive. Mr Brokenshire reiterated his view that the situation was "not sustainable" in the long term. "It is actually very serious and the fact that we do not have an executive being formed today is very regrettable".
  • Tillerson, top diplomats hold urgent meeting on Syria crisis

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    After seeing images of the horrific aftermath of the chemical attack, Trump ordered a bombardment of the Shayrat airbase in western Syria, which the U.S. A USA military official told CNN the Pentagon was examining specifically whether a Russian warplane had bombed a hospital in Khan Sheikhoun five hours after the initial chemical attack, with the aim of destroying evidence.
  • G7 powers aim to push Russian Federation to abandon Assad

    G7 powers aim to push Russian Federation to abandon Assad

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    It was unclear whether Putin, who typically doesn't announce high-level meetings in advance, would grant Tillerson an audience while he is in Russian Federation. Assad's position on the battlefield became far stronger after Russian Federation joined the war to support him in 2015. But the agenda is now likely to be dominated by last week's suspected chemical weapons attack that killed at least 87 civilians.
  • Indian FM warns Pakistan over Kulbhushan death sentence

    Indian FM warns Pakistan over Kulbhushan death sentence

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    India yesterday warned Pakistan of "consequences" for bilateral relations if it executed an alleged Indian spy, as tensions over the issue escalated between the neighbours. Officials told news agency PTI that the Indian government feels it is not the right time for the release of the Pakistani prisoners. He said, "Pakistan can do nothing and neither can India".