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{FD} Merkel before G20: Paris accord irreversible, not negotiable

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the European Union is “more determined than ever” to make the Paris accord against climate change a success following the U.S. decision to withdraw from the agreement. Continue reading

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{FD} US quietly publishes once-expunged papers on 1953 Iran coup

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Once expunged from its official history, documents outlining the U.S.-backed 1953 coup in Iran have been quietly published by the State Department, offering a new glimpse at an operation that ultimately pushed the country toward its Islamic Revolution … Continue reading

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{FD} Travel ban a blow to Sudan refugees awaiting US resettlement

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Dozens of Sudanese activists living in Egypt as refugees, many of whom fled fundamentalist Islamic militias and were close to approval for resettlement in the United States, now face legal limbo after the Supreme Court partially reinstated President Do… Continue reading

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{FD} Supreme Court bars chief prosecutor from leaving Venezuela

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Venezuela’s Supreme Court barred the nation’s chief prosecutor from leaving the country and ordered her bank accounts frozen hours after she delivered a scathing critique accusing President Nicolas Maduro of “state terrorism.” Continue reading

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{FD} Car rams gate at Brazil president palace, driver in custody

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Security forces in Brazil’s capital have detained a minor who allegedly rammed a car through a gate in an apparent attempt to reach the presidential palace. Continue reading

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{FD} Ex-Catholic school teacher sentenced to 1 year in jail for sexual relationship with teen

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A former Catholic elementary school teacher in Canada was sentenced Tuesday to one year in prison after pleading guilty to having a sexual relationship with a teenage student. Continue reading

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{FD} North Korea warns US it will keep building nuclear arsenal

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North Korea’s U.N. ambassador is warning the United States and the rest of the world that his country will keep building up its nuclear arsenal regardless of sanctions, pressure or military attack. Continue reading

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{FD} Beer can thrower in Toronto sentenced to community service

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The man who threw a beer can at a Baltimore Orioles outfielder during a playoff game in Toronto has been sentenced to community service and ordered to stay away from major league ballparks for one year. Continue reading

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{FD} Prosecutor calls for 20-year sentence for Suriname president

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A prosecutor is calling for a 20-year prison sentence for Suriname President Desi Bouterse for his role in the December 1982 killing of 15 prominent political opponents in the South American country. Continue reading

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{FD} A look at key moments on the road to Mosul

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The Islamic State group’s hold on Mosul, Iraq’s second-largest city, has shrunk to just two square kilometers (about one square mile). Continue reading

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{FD} 5 things to know about Venezuela’s political crisis

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Five things to know about Venezuela’s escalating political crisis: HOW DID THE UNREST BEGIN? Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Actor says Venezuelan pilot unhappy over crisis

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The Latest on Venezuela’s political crisis (all times local): 12:30 a.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Genetic bank that ID’s Argentina’s stolen babies turns 30

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Martin Ogando and his 91-year-old grandmother, Delia Giovanola, flip through a stack of photos until they reach an image of a man Ogando never saw in life: his father. Continue reading

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{FD} Ex-CIA agent plans return to Italy to serve kidnap sentence

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A former CIA agent says she is returning to Italy this week to serve a three-year sentence for taking part in the kidnapping of a Muslim cleric in Milan 14 years ago. Continue reading

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{FD} Pope gives prestigious red hats to 5 new cardinals

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Pope Francis is leading a ceremony at St. Peter’s Basilica to give the Catholic church five new cardinals. Continue reading

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{FD} Mattis says Syria’s government taking US threat seriously

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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says Syria’s government has taken seriously the U.S. warning against launching another chemical weapons attack. Continue reading

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{FD} Serbia’s next premier: EU membership, modernization priority

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Serbia’s prime minister designate says her future government’s goal is membership in the European Union along with modernization of the troubled Balkan country. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Syrian fire hits Golan during Netanyahu visit

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The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Activists say a cluster bomb attack on an Islamic State-held village in eastern Syria has killed at least 15 people, including women and children. Continue reading

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{FD} 2 Climbers go missing on Pakistan’s ‘Killer Mountain’

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Two mountaineers from Spain and Argentina have gone missing on Pakistan’s “Killer Mountain.” Continue reading

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{FD} Obama and family move from Bali to Java on Indonesia holiday

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Former President Barack Obama and his family have wrapped up their five-day vacation on Indonesia’s resort island of Bali and headed to the historic city of Yogjakarta. Continue reading

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{FD} Iran says US travel ban is ‘racist’ and ‘unfair’

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Iran says the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to reinstate parts of a travel ban applied to six Muslim-majority countries is “racist” and “unfair.” Continue reading

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{FD} Airstrike kills at least 15 in eastern Syria

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Turkey’s military says it has returned fire after a cross-border attack by Syrian Kurdish forces. Continue reading

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{FD} Rising violence takes huge psychological toll in Rio favelas

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Almir Arruda rode his bicycle quickly across the City of God slum in Rio de Janeiro when he heard there was shootout between drug traffickers and police near his 4-year-old daughter’s preschool. Continue reading

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{FD} Venezuela hunts for copter pilot behind ‘terrorist attack’

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A stolen police helicopter fired on Venezuela’s Supreme Court and Interior Ministry in what President Nicolas Maduro said was a thwarted “terrorist attack” aimed at ousting him from power. Continue reading

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{FD} China’s navy launches latest-generation destroyer

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China’s increasingly powerful navy has launched its most advanced domestically-produced destroyer at a time of rising competition with other naval powers such as the United States, Japan and India. Continue reading

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{FD} Venezuela crisis: Maduro says police helicopter fired on Supreme Court, Interior Ministry

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A police helicopter fired on Venezuela’s Supreme Court and Interior Ministry in what President Nicolas Maduro said was a thwarted “terrorist attack” aimed at ousting him from power. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Venezuela minister says chopper fired 15 shots

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The Latest on a helicopter attack on Venezuela’s Supreme Court. Continue reading

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{FD} Iran accuses US of ‘brazen’ plan to change its government

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Iran is accusing U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson of “a brazen interventionist plan” to change the current government that violates international law and the U.N. Charter. Continue reading

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{FD} Venezuela president says helicopter attacked country’s supreme court

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President Nicolas Maduro said a helicopter fired on Venezuela’s Supreme Court Tuesday in a confusing incident that he claimed was part of a conspiracy to destabilize his socialist government. Continue reading

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{FD} Maduro says helicopter fired on Venezuela’s Supreme Court

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President Nicolas Maduro says a helicopter fired on Venezuela’s Supreme Court in a confusing incident that he claimed was part of a conspiracy to destabilize his socialist government. Continue reading

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{FD} Ex-Mexican governor accepts extradition from Guatemala

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The fugitive former governor of Mexico’s Gulf coast state of Veracruz has accepted extradition from Guatemala to face some corruption charges. Continue reading

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{FD} Trudeau: Canada’s record-breaking sniper should be ‘celebrated’

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Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau cheered his country’s sniper credited with shattering a world record last month when he shot an Islamic State fighter from 11,316 feet away in Iraq. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Brazil president: corruption charge a ‘fiction’

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The Latest on Brazil’s political crisis (all times local): ___ 3:10 p.m. Brazil’s president is calling a corruption charge against him fiction, saying there is no proof that he took bribes. Continue reading

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{FD} Macron invites Trump to Bastille Day to honor US WWI troops

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French President Emmanuel Macron has invited U.S. President Donald Trump to a Bastille Day celebration next month to celebrate the arrival 100 years ago of the American troops who fought alongside the French during World War I. Continue reading

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{FD} Protests, looting, gov’t offices burned in Venezuela

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A total of 68 stores have been looted and several government offices have been burned following anti-government protests in the city of Maracay, west of Venezuela’s capital of Caracas. Continue reading

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{FD} Kissinger: Chaos in the west could give boost to Russia

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Former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger on Tuesday warned of Russia’s simmering alienation from its western neighbors but said he believed that President Vladimir Putin will ultimately work toward cooperative relationships with countries on its … Continue reading

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{FD} UN: Colombia disarmament process for individual arms ends

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The United Nations says it has concluded the disarmament process for individual arms as part of a peace deal between Colombia’s leftist rebels and the government. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: US warns Syria against chemical attack

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The Latest on the White House saying it has “potential” evidence that Syria’s government is preparing another chemical weapons attack (all times local): 5 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Colombia takes big step to peace as rebels lay down guns

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Guerrillas from Colombia’s largest rebel army no longer carry their guns along the road miles from the nearest city, a byway with mud so deep that even earth-moving equipment are paralyzed when it rains. Continue reading

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{FD} FIFA publishes Garcia report on 2018-2022 World Cup bidding

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A big mystery in the recent era of corruption linked to FIFA is being revealed this week. Continue reading

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{FD} AP Explains: Who is Salahuddin, rebel named terrorist by US?

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Hours before the United States designated Kashmir rebel leader Syed Salahuddin a global terrorist, he appeared in a video calling for strikes in the Himalayan territory in remembrance of another rebel leader whose killing by Indian forces last July tri… Continue reading

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{FD} IS counterattacks in retaken parts of Mosul stall Iraq push

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An Iraqi officer says counterattacks by Islamic State militants on the western edge of Mosul have stalled Iraqi forces’ push in the Old City — the last IS stronghold in the city. Continue reading

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{FD} China hits back at US on human trafficking downgrade

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China has pre-emptively hit back at the United States for “speaking irresponsibly” ahead of an expected Trump administration move to declare China is among the world’s worst human trafficking offenders. Continue reading

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{FD} Mattis: US arms for Syrian Kurds will continue after Raqqa

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U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday that America will continue to provide weapons to Syrian Kurdish fighters after the battle to oust Islamic State militants from Raqqa, Syria, is over. Continue reading

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{FD} Kremlin dismisses US warning of chemical attack in Syria

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A senior Russian lawmaker has dismissed the United States’ warning about a potential chemical weapons attack in Syria as “provocation.” Continue reading

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{FD} What’s next for Brazil’s Temer following corruption charge?

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Embattled in Congress and unpopular on the streets, President Michel Temer has now been charged with corruption by Brazil’s top prosecutor in the wake of a plea bargain signed by executives of meatpacking company JBS. Continue reading

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{FD} Brazil’s president says corruption charge is ‘soap opera’

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In a scathing 64-page indictment, Brazil’s top prosecutor described a scheming, arrogant and corrupt President Michel Temer who lined his pockets with illegal money while showing little regard for the office he represented. Continue reading

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{FD} Carnival champions decry Rio mayor’s ‘betrayal’

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The president of the current champion of Rio’s Carnival has questioned Mayor Marcelo Crivella’s refusal to meet with the samba schools to discuss the budget cuts for next year’s celebration. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Brazil’s attorney general formally accuses Temer

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The Latest on Brazil’s political crisis and President Michel Temer (all times local): 8:29 p.m. Brazil’s attorney general has formally accused President Michel Temer with corruption, the first time a sitting president in Latin America’s largest nation … Continue reading

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{FD} UN: Colombian rebels have handed over almost all weapons

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Leftist rebels in Colombia have turned over almost all of their fighters’ individual weapons as part of a historic peace deal reached with the government last year, the United Nations said in a statement Monday. Continue reading

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