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LAST_UPDATEFri, 22 Jun 2018 7pm

Former FBI Head: Assumption Clinton Would Win A Factor In Email Probe

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: Former FBI Director James Comey said his assumption that Hillary Clinton would win the 2016 presidential election was a factor in opening an inquiry into her emails, according to part of an ABC interview broadcast on Saturday.

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South Africa's Anti-Apartheid Heroine Winnie Mandela Laid To Rest

Pic: ReutersSOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA: South Africa laid to rest anti-apartheid heroine Winnie Madikizela-Mandela on Saturday, after 40,000 people from across the political spectrum mourned her at a funeral ceremony in her township of Soweto.

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Trump Lawyer Cohen Denies Media Report Of Prague Trip

Pic: ReutersU.S. President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen on Saturday denied a media report that the special counsel investigating alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election has evidence Cohen visited Prague that year.

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Despite Trump's 'Mission Accomplished', Question Raised Over U.S. Syria Strategy

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: Just over a year ago U.S. President Donald Trump ordered a missile strike against the Syrian government for a chemical weapons attack against its own people.

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Syria: Malaysia Strongly Condemns Use Of Chemical Weapons

Pic: ReutersKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia condemns in the strongest possible terms the use of chemical weapons, by anyone, under any circumstances as the use of these weapons is abhorrent and an unacceptable violation of international law and that those responsible must be held to account.

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Disabled Palestinian Refugee To Climb Mount Everest

Jarah al-Hawamdeh, a Palestinian refugee in Jordan who lost one of his legs to cancer, has vowed to reach the summit of Mount Everest in hopes of saving his cash-strapped school.

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May Shigenobu, Child Of The Revolution

Beirut, Lebanon - To say May Shigenobu had an unusual upbringing would be something of an understatement.

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Brazil: Marielle Franco's Murder Remains Unsolved One Month On

Sao Paulo - Thousands gathered in Brazilian cities on Saturday to mark one month since the killing of Rio de Janeiro city councilwoman Marielle Franco, whose murder shocked the country and the international community, and until now, remains unsolved.

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Viktor Orban's Victory Prompts Protest In Budapest

Tens of thousands of Hungarians have protested in Budapest against what they say is the unfair election system that gave Viktor Orban a landslide victory at the polls after a "hate campaign" against immigrants.

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Turkey's Erdogan Backs Strikes On Syrian Chemical Facilities

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has welcomed the combined strikes on Syria's alleged chemical facilities, saying that the operation sent a message to his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad.

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