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U.S., UK, France target Syrian chemical hubs

Trump announced the military action from White House, saying the three allies...

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Migrant caravan, down by half, soldiers on through Mexico

A “caravan” of Central American migrants pressed on through Mexico on Friday, greatly diminished in size a day after hundreds...

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Japan trains first marine defences to counter China

The brigade is the latest component of a growing marine force meant to deter China as it pushes for easier...

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Bees turn Afghan schoolgirl into entrepreneur

MARMUL DISTRICT, AFGHANISTAN: In war-torn Afghanistan, honey is regarded as a traditional cure-all but for one schoolgirl, the sticky commodity...

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Labour does not realise anti-Semitism is racism

Jeremy Corbyn has merely issued a trickle of weak statements which don’t even scratch the surface of a heartfelt apology....

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Trump tells advisers he wants U.S. out of Syria

Trump had ordered the State Department to freeze more than $200 million in funds for recovery efforts in Syria.  ...

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US will gather social media data of all visa applicants

In a broad expansion of the information gathered from applicants for US visas, the federal government is proposing to collect...

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Happy to be back: Malala

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai says she has pined for her home in Pakistan’s picturesque Swat Valley, even as...

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UK-Russia standoff deepens as Moscow seeks cut in diplomats

Moscow has told Britain it must cut “just over 50” more of its diplomatic and technical staff in Russia in...