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Germany's Merkel stands by refugee policy after 'terrifying' attacks

He had received asylum and medical treatment in Germany after being wounded in Syria. "We chose to fulfill our humanitarian tasks", she told r...

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Turkey fires 1700 officers, closes dozens of media groups

Turkey on Wednesday issued arrest warrants for 47 former staff of the once pro-Gulen Zaman newspaper suspected of links to the reclusive cleric...

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Higuain completes €94.7m Juventus move

Last season's standout player of the Serie A scored an record 36 goals, surpassing the long-standing feat of Gunnar Nordahl who held the reco...

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Syria's Assad offers amnesty to rebels

Syria's President Bashar Assad, meanwhile, issued a decree offering an amnesty to armed opposition fighters who surrender within three months an...

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Obama Says Hillary Clinton Is More Qualified to Be President Than Him

Obama was the biggest of a number of big-name speakers Wednesday, the third day of the Democratic National Convention. Following former Presid...

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Clinton trashes Trump's 'dark and divisive vision'

This was Trump's big chance to set the tone for the election - and he hit all the key points we've heard from him in the primaries. "So Ted Cruz...

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France names second church killer as Abdel-Malik Nabil Petitjean

The man is one of the two assailants responsible for the killing of an 86-year old priest , Father Jacques Hamel, in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvra...

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Turkey demands Germany extradite Gulen followers

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan last week said actions were being taken to remove the "threat" raised during the attempt. Both the General Staf...

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Turkish Parliament Forms Commission to Investigate Failed Military Coup

The Zaman newspaper was previously linked to Gulen's religious movement before the government seizure. Earlier this week, warrants were issu...

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Turkey Targets The Media In Latest Post-Coup Attempt Crackdown

Several tourists chose to cut their vacations short and opted to leave the land to the earliest possible time citing safety as first priority. ...

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Erdogan Says 13000 Detained As Turkey Intensifies Post-Coup Purge

But Cavusoglu insisted there was no need for it to take a long time. On July 22, Turkish commandos in Marmaris take part in an operation to se...

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Tim Kaine accepts Democratic nomination for vice president

Tim Kaine says his Republican father-in-law has been voting for a lot of Democrats recently. Clinton announced last Friday that Kaine , a sitt...

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More Journalists Arrested In Turkey

Since being taken over by administrators " Zaman " has toed a strong pro-government line. "At this point, the reasoning is that prominent employ...

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Sarah Silverman switches from Sanders to Clinton: What did she say?

Now she's voting for Hillary Clinton, because she's not a lunatic, and gave an excellent speech at the DNC. Earlier in the day, Triumph the in...

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Kaine's mission: Win over skeptical liberals in VP speech

Sen. Tim Kaine's official portrait. Kaine, whose Marine son deployed overseas Monday, also said Trump has fought to avoid paying taxes that pa...

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Corbyn launches leadership bid with promise to tackle discrimination

Mr Smith told Sky News he had received death threats and the problem of abuse had not been there before Mr Corbyn's leadership win. Immigratio...

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Clinton wins the nomination

Although Sanders endorsed Clinton, some of his supporters protested in Philadelphia against the party leadership's apparent backing of her dur...

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Trump Sees Bump In The Polls After Republican Convention

The new findings mark Trump's best showing in a CNN/ORC Poll against Clinton since September 2015. The poll's margin of error is plus or min...

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Peyton Manning Cleared of HGH Allegations

The NFL said Manning and his wife, Ashley Manning, were "fully cooperative" and supplied all the records asked for by investigators. The NFL...

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Tesla unveils new battery-production gigafactory

The factory is key to the future of Palo Alto, California-based Tesla . For now, Tesla is only assembling battery packs for its home and in...

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'God may have lifted up Trump' to defeat Clinton, says Michele Bachmann

She added, "We may not have a flawless candidate but [ Trump ] may be the one , like the Book of Daniel - the most high God may have lifted up ...

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Making GOP history, Trump vows to protect LGBTQ community

State of Ohio. He didn't hesitate to join in or encourage them to be louder. "I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the preside...

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Cruz v Trump: Puppies and pledges

The moment resembled so many that have punctuated Trump's unlikely candidacy for president: relitigating past skirmishes at a time when his camp...

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20000 teachers will be hired to replace coup plotters

Earlier Saturday, Muhammet Sait Gulen, Fettulah Gulen's nephew, was arrested on the orders of the chief prosecutor of Ankara . Among possible c...

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May gets Merkel's backing in not triggering Brexit this year

May said the United Kingdom won't invoke Article 50 this year. But Merkel said that while the general issue of the impending Brexit would be b...

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Wrestler Narsingh fails second dope test ahead of NADA hearing

Earlier on Wednesday, Narsingh filed an FIR at the Sonepat Police Station naming two fellow wrestlers, one of them a 17-year-old, and persisted ...

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Julian Assange: 'A lot more material' coming on US elections

Clinton's campaign manager , Robby Mook, said , "He says a lot of things, so I'm not, I'm not going to pay attention to that". Original artic...

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Labour MP: Corbyn Tried To 'Bully Me'

But less than 48 hours later there are signs that this approach could be hard to maintain, with Team Smith rushing to rebut claims by Corbyn. ...

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Ohio Gov. Kasich 'standing on principle' as he boycotts GOP convention

Trump son Donald Jr accused Cruz of "total disloyalty". "Disgraceful" is one of the kinder words that Trump supporters are using to describe ...

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Some Alaska Sanders delegates to support Clinton in November

It's a down-ballot twist on how Bernie Sanders, who has endorsed Canova, was able to raise more than $235 million during his primary race agains...

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Terrorists attack a church

During that time, the tracking device was deactivated and he was permitted to go anywhere in the region as long as he returned home by the appoi...

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Maha CM seeks justice for wrestler Narsingh Yadav

Sympathies apart, one can hardly find fault with the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) unless there is an inquiry into the procedure adopted at...

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Bernie Sanders heaps his most vigorous priase on Hillary Clinton

It was revealed that Schultz no longer has speaking authority and chair privileges on behalf of the party and can not speak in Clinton's next st...

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New Indonesia Cabinet includes reformer, rights abuser

Wiranto, head of the Indonesian military in 1999 when it committed atrocities in East Timor after Timorese voted for independence, was named the...

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Julian Assange: 'No Proof Whatsoever' Russians Are Behind DNC Hack

Before the Philadelphia convention began on Monday, Clinton's campaign manager, Robby Mook, warned reporters that any analysis based on the poll...

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