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The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has begun an investigation into the alleged attack, but Russian Federation on Wednesday blocked a UN Security Council resolution demanding Syria cooperate with the probe. Russian Federation is set to block a push by Western powers at the United Nations later on Wednesday to bolster support for worldwide inquiries into the April 4 toxic gas attack in Syria.
  • ISIS fighters killed by 'MOAB'

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    President Trump told media Thursday afternoon that "this was another successful mission" and he gave the military total authorization. The United States took "all precautions necessary to prevent civilian casualties and collateral damage", he said.
  • Japan says North Korea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles

    Japan says North Korea may be capable of sarin-loaded missiles

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    Describing a fresh test as "possible", the White House adviser said that "with the regime it's not a matter of if, it's when". North Korea "will go to war" if the U.S. Regarding the US Navy strike force's arrival in the western Pacific, Lu said: "We hope all parties will refrain from irresponsible actions that would be very unsafe at the moment".
  • Video of youth tied to army jeep evokes anger in Kashmir

    Video of youth tied to army jeep evokes anger in Kashmir

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    Someone in the video can be heard saying, "Yeh haal hoga paththarbaazon ka [This will be the fate of stone-pelters]". "The contents of the video are being verified and investigated", said Defence Ministry spokesperson Colonel Rajesh Kalia. I'm also outraged that the video of the youth on the jeep won't generate the same anger. Let's see channels going ballistic & having discussions with outraged panelists now.
  • Dems Challenge Jared Kushner's Security Clearance Over Hidden Russian Meetings

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    Five House Democrats called for Jared Kushner's security clearance to be revoked over his alleged ties to Russian Federation. "Mr. Kushner's lack of candor about meetings with Russian officials appears to be part of a larger pattern of dissembling and deception on Russian contacts from the Trump team, and we believe the public deserves the truth about what connection, if any, exists between these incidents", the lawmakers wrote.
  • Thousands bid farewell to PC Palmer

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    Colleagues and members of the emergency services pledged to line the route of his funeral procession, which passed over London Bridge, to pay their respects. The Queen gave permission for Palmer's body to rest in Westminster's Chapel of St Mary Undercroft, an honour normally reserved for senior figures of state.
  • N. Korean official: US more vicious, aggressive under Trump

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    Pyongyang recently tested a ballistic missile and claims it is close to perfecting an intercontinental ballistic missile and nuclear warhead that could attack the US mainland. Pyongyang, meanwhile, recently launched a ballistic missile and some experts say it could conduct another nuclear test at virtually anytime. Beijing says it will not countenance measures that could bring about a collapse of the regime that could release a flood of refugees across its border, destabilize northeast Asia ...
  • Palestinian kills British tourist in Jerusalem

    Palestinian kills British tourist in Jerusalem

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    Israeli police say a 57-year-old Palestinian man is the perpetrator and forces apprehended him at the scene. According to MDA, the victim was approximately 25 years old. Israel says at least 162 of the Palestinians killed had launched stabbing, shooting or vehicle ramming attacks. Jews are allowed to visit but not pray at the site.
  • 'Holyrood can act on rape clause'

    'Holyrood can act on rape clause'

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    Her spokesman said in a statement: "During consultation on these reforms, the UK Government put in place exemptions to protect women who are faced with very hard circumstances so they can continue to receive child tax credit for all children in a household".
  • Government allays fears on Aadhaar, says it's safe, secure

    Government allays fears on Aadhaar, says it's safe, secure

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    Earlier, initiating the debate, Rajeev Chandrashekar, an independent MP, expressed concern over fake Aadhaar cards, data integrity and privacy issues and exclusion of subsidies by making it mandatory. "When there is clear evidence all over of fake Aadhaars, what safeguards has the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) taken before Aadhaar is being permitted to be used as an identification card or tool?" On fake Aadhaar cards, Chandrashekar said the government has inherited "100 ...
  • Australian PM Malcom Turnbull to arrive in New Delhi today

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    Another MoU was signed on cooperation in the field of sports. Moreover, Turnbull revealed that his new "priority" was to complete the Chinese-led regional deal, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership. After the talks, PM Modi said, "Our bilateral mechanisms on counter-terrorism and transnational crimes are functioning well". The visiting leader will be accorded with a ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday.