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Akkuyu: Turkey's First Nuclear Reactor Site

The groundbreaking ceremony of Turkey's first nuclear power plant, Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant (NPP), will be held in the southern province of Mersin on the Mediterranean coast on Tuesday.

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Pacific Island Of Nauru Scraps Link To Australian Appeal Court

Nauru has abolished a decades-old link to Australia's legal system, removing the island nation's highest court of appeal, in a move critics have described as "shocking" and "concerning" for human rights.

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Turkey Implicates Gulen In 2016 Andrei Karlov Murder

A Turkish court has ordered the arrest of the US-based Muslim religious leader Fethullah Gulen and seven others over the 2016 killing of the Russian ambassador to Turkey, according to state media reports.

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Four Killed In Attack On Christians In Pakistan's Quetta

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - At least four people have been killed in an attack targeting Christians in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, officials say, the latest violence to target members of the minority in the South Asian country.

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Planes Crash On Runway At Indiana Airport, Killing 2

Two people have died in Indiana after two planes crashed on an airport runway in Grant County.

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Hiker, 25, Plunges To His Death From Dangerous Hawaii Trail

Nathan Stowell, 25, died on Sunday after falling 400 feet off a hiking trail of Hawaii's Mount Olomana.

A man who was hiking Hawaii's Olomana Trail reportedly plummeted hundreds of feet to his death on Sunday after he reportedly tried to grab his hat, marking the fourth death linked to the dangerous trail since 2011.

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Iranian Leader Worse Than Hitler, Absolute Monarchy Is Cool – Saudi Crown Prince

Seemingly discontent with just being the darling of the British establishment, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MbS) is on a charm offensive to win over the American public as well.

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Netanyahu Suspends Migrant Deal With UN For ‘Renewed Examination’

Just hours after reaching a deal that would see thousands of African migrants remain in Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu has temporarily suspended the agreement with the UN Refugee Agency, pending talks with those affected.

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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela: Anti-Apartheid Campaigner Dies At 81

Winnie Mandela: South African anti-apartheid campaigner and wife of Nelson Mandela dies aged 81

South African anti-apartheid campaigner and former first lady Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has died aged 81.

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Algeria Vows Official Support Of Morocco 2026 World Cup Bid

Algeria has announced its official support of Morocco's bid to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup.

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