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Stage set for US, Iran showdown at UN General Assembly | Iran News

The United States and Iran are set to put forward their competing visions of security in the Middle East to the United Nations General Assembly…

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Police Dressed as Protesters: How Undercover Police in Hong Kong Severely Injured People

It was the end of another day of violent demonstrations in Hong Kong. The tear gas had dispersed and the crowds that had filled the…

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Egypt Protests Came as a Total Shock. The Man Behind Them Is Just as Surprising.

CAIRO — Under the government of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt, so little dissent is allowed — and what little there is comes at…

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Hotel guests claim they’re ‘being held hostage’ over travel company’s financial problems

Some vacationers are probably wishing they booked their trips through a different travel company. As Thomas Cook attempts to avoid financial collapse, some of the…

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TWA aircraft hijacking suspect arrested by Greek police

The suspect, named by Lebanon’s foreign ministry as Mohammad Saleh, was stopped on Thursday during a routine security check when his description matched those on…

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Hong Kong police storm mall as protest turns violent

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong police stormed a shopping mall where pro-democracy activists had taken their protest, chanting “fight for freedom” and “liberate Hong…

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The Amazon burns. But another part of Brazil is being destroyed faster

But just miles away, another part of Brazil, home to 5% of the planet’s plants and animals, and a carbon store of its own, is…

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Trump’s Ukraine call reveals a president convinced of his own invincibility – The Washington Post

Trump’s Ukraine call reveals a president convinced of his own invincibility  The Washington Post If This Isn’t Impeachable, Nothing Is  The Atlantic CNN reporter fact-checks conspiracy theory…

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Albania earthquake: A 5.6-magnitude quake struck the central coast

The earthquake struck along Albania’s central coast near the port city of Durrës, according to the United States Geological Survey, about 35 kilometers west of…

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Operation Market Garden: WW2 veteran, 97, parachutes again over Arnhem

Commemorations have been held to mark the 75th anniversary of Operation Market Garden during World War Two, near Arnhem in the Netherlands. The 1944 operation…

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