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Austria: Chancellor calls for snap election after corruption scandal

Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has called for new election on Saturday after a the release of a video showing his far-right Vice-Chancellor, Heinz Christian Strache discussing government contracts with an alleged Russian investor. Continue reading

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US-Nicaraguan man killed in detention served in US Navy

A Nicaraguan-American dual national who died in a prison disturbance in Nicaragua served in the U.S. Navy and was a staunch opponent of the government of President Daniel Ortega, his cousin said Saturday. Continue reading

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Report: ‘Foreign bodies’ enter Syrian airspace from Israel

Syrian state media is reporting that “foreign bodies” have entered Syrian air space from Israel in the country’s south. Continue reading

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Ex-Rebel hospitalized in Colombia day after polemical arrest

A former Colombian rebel leader has been hospitalized with signs of altered consciousness a day after being freed from jail and then rearrested in a highly-politicized drug case that has strained relations with the U.S. Authorities said Saturday that S… Continue reading

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Lebanon health minister says no concerns over sanctions

Lebanon’s health minister, who was appointed by the country’s Hezbollah group, says he has “overcome” U.S. concerns that his ministry’s funds could go to the militant group by gaining public trust and ensuring transparency. Continue reading

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Report: Iran detains members of 3 modeling networks

Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guard has carried out its latest series of arrests targeting online modeling, part of the hard-line group’s efforts to confront what it sees as Western mores seeping into the Islamic Republic. Continue reading

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Armenian court releases ex-president as trial continues

A court in Armenia has freed the country’s former president from jail as his trial continues on charges connected to a deadly police crackdown on a demonstration a decade ago. Continue reading

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Arnold Schwarzenegger blindsided, dropkicked in the back during sporting event in South Africa

A video posted online Saturday shows a currently unidentified man kicking former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in the back. Continue reading

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Sea-Watch group challenges Italy’s ban on entering waters

Italy has allowed migrant families rescued at sea by the humanitarian group Sea-Watch to be transferred to the southern Italian island of Lampedusa, but is refusing landfall to others. Continue reading

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Thousands march in Northern Ireland for same sex marriage

Thousands are marching in Northern Ireland to demand that the region’s leaders permit same-sex marriage. Continue reading

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Sudan’s army says talks to be resumed with protesters

Sudan’s ruling generals say they will resume talks with opposition leaders behind the protests that drove President Omar al-Bashir from power last month over a transfer of power to civilian rule. Continue reading

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ExxonMobil employees evacuating oil field in southern Iraq

Employees of Energy giant ExxonMobil have begun evacuating from an oil field in the southern Iraqi province of Basra but work at the field is still ongoing, Iraqi officials said Saturday. Continue reading

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Pope urges foreign media to use power of press to seek truth

Pope Francis has urged foreign correspondents to humbly use the power of the press to search for the truth and give voice to the voiceless, calling journalism an important tool to counter hatred and fake news. Continue reading

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2 Maltese soldiers arrested in drive-by slaying of migrant

Malta’s prime minister has announced that two armed forces members have been arrested in connection with a fatal drive-by shooting of a migrant from Ivory Coast. Continue reading

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Argentina’s Fernández announces vice presidential bid

Argentina’s former President Cristina Fern├índez has announced her candidacy for vice president in October’s general elections. Continue reading

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Croats gather in Austria for controversial commemoration

Thousands of Croatian far-right supporters have gathered in a field in southern Austria to commemorate the massacre of pro-Nazi Croats by communists at the end of World War II. Continue reading

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EU’s Tusk leads pro-Europe march in Poland before key vote

Thousands are marching in the Polish capital to celebrate the nation’s European Union membership ahead of key European Parliament elections. Continue reading

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Congo political exiles return as new leader brings reforms

Congolese art collector and businessman Sindika Dokolo feared being jailed if he returned to his country as an opponent of the longtime president. Continue reading

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The Latest: Austria vice chancellor quits amid video scandal

The Latest on Austrian politics (all times local): 12:45 p.m. Austrian vice chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache says he is resigning after two German newspapers published footage of him apparently offering lucrative government contracts to a potential R… Continue reading

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Video scandal rocks Austrian governing coalition

Austria’s vice chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache is expected to make a statement about his political future after two German newspapers published footage of him apparently offering lucrative government contracts to a potential Russian benefactor. Continue reading

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