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LAST_UPDATEMon, 29 May 2017 11pm

Exclusive: Trump Son-In-Law Had Undisclosed Contacts With Russian Envoy - Sources

U.S. President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and close adviser, Jared Kushner, had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with the Russian ambassador to the United States during and after the 2016 presidential campaign, seven current and former U.S. officials told Reuters.

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War With North Korea Would Be “Catastrophic,” Defense Secretary Mattis Says

U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis says that war with North Korea -- should tensions ever come to that -- would be "catastrophic."

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Macron Says Long Trump Handshake ‘Not Innocent’

French President Emmanuel Macron said his extended handshake with Donald Trump before a NATO summit was “not innocent” and intended to show he did not make even small concessions.

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Burma: Ultranationalist Ma Ba Tha Group To Change Name To Circumvent Ban

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HARDLINE Buddhist-nationalist group Ma Ba Tha plan to change their name to enable the group to continue their activities, in response to a ban imposed by a government body in Burma (Myanmar).

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Man Held Son In His Arms As He Was Brutally Gunned Down Six Times Outside Supermarket Car Park

More than 100 people witnessed the shooting of a man outside a supermarket car park, including his three-year-old son.

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Thousands Of Israelis Call For End To Occupation In Palestinian Territories

TEL AVIV: In light of the 50th anniversary of the Israeli occupation in Palestine, thousands of Israelis in Tev Aviv rallied last Saturday, to show their support against the Zionist regime and occupancy.

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FBI 'Warned MI5 In January That Salman Abedi Was Planning Terror Attack In UK'

Salman Abedi is said to have come to the attention of US intelligence officials during an investigation into terrorist groups in Libya

British intelligence agency MI5 was reportedly warned by its US counterpart that Salman Abedi was planning an attack on UK soil, three months before he blew himself up outside an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.

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Hero Firefighter Dies From 9/11-Related Cancer

Surrounded by the debris and dust of the fallen Twin Towers, Ray Pfeifer slept in his fire truck for a week after the terror attack on September 11, 2001.

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Four Killed, Dozens Injured In Stampede At Honduran Soccer Match

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At least four people died and dozens were injured in a stampede when hundreds of fans tried to break past barricades to get into a national soccer final match in the Honduran capital on Sunday, according to emergency services officials.

Read more: Four Killed, Dozens Injured In Stampede At Honduran Soccer Match