Trump denies asking attorney general to clear him on Ukraine

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 21:52
Attorney General William Barr denied the president's request to say no laws were broken.
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Privacy concerns as India readies facial recognition system

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 21:52
Experts warn of privacy risks and mass surveillance as government prepares to roll out new camera technology.
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What is the legacy of the fall of Berlin Wall?

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 21:45
This week marks 30 years since the Berlin Wall came down, signalling the end off the decades-long Cold War.
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Erdogan: ISIL leader's inner circle trying to enter Turkey

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 21:36
Turkish president says number of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's family members caught is 'close to reaching double digits'.
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Judge orders Trump to pay $2m for charity foundation misuse

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 21:24
A lawsuit alleged Trump used his charitable foundation to further his business and political interests.
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Nato alliance experiencing brain death, says Macron

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 21:06
The French president laments a lack of commitment by the United States, Nato's main guarantor.
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Ex-UNRWA chief says agency 'victim of campaign to undermine it'

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 20:58
Pierre Krahenbuhl denies wrongdoing maintaining 'there is no corruption, fraud or mismanagement of aid'.
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Trump impeachment inquiry: Pence aide testifies; Bolton a no-show

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 20:52
Jennifer Williams, the special adviser to Vice President Pence for Europe and Russia, testifies in closed-door hearing.
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Hawaii man dies after falling down lava tube in his garden

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 20:45
The 71 year old plummeted down a volcanic tunnel while trimming trees, police in Hawaii say.
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US-led coalition launches operation to protect Gulf waters

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 20:37
Naval coalition aims to ward off perceived Iran threat to the world's oil supply following string of attacks on tankers.
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US elections 2020: When are the debates, primaries, conventions?

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 20:31
A guide to all the important dates for the 2020 US presidential election.
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Chris Brown's clothes sale leaves fans angry

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 20:30
Hundreds were left waiting for designer discounts at the singer's LA house.
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Serbia's defence ministry slammed for promoting revisionism

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 20:28
Book titled, Tuzla Gate: a staged tragedy, condemned as an attempt to deny war crimes by Serb forces in Bosnia.
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Brazil for 1st time votes against call to end US embargo on Cuba

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 20:25
UN General Assembly still overwhelmingly adopts resolution condemning Washington's economic embargo on Havana.
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Holocaust survivor under police protection in Italy after threats

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 20:18
Liliana Segre, 89, had to be escorted by police at public events after hateful anti-Semitic messages on social media.
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Russia re-enacts historic WW2 parade in Moscow

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 18:49
Thousands of troops marched across Red Square to commemorate a key moment of World War Two.
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'Ice eggs' cover Finland beach in rare weather event

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 18:09
An unusual weather phenomenon created thousands of egg-shaped balls of ice along the coastline.
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Italy Holocaust survivor Liliana Segre under guard amid death threats

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 13:37
Liliana Segre, 89, is assigned two police officers in Italy after hundreds of anti-Semitic messages.
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Lebanon protests: How WhatsApp tax anger revealed a much deeper crisis

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 11:15
A grassroots protest movement in Lebanon has been born - one that is uniting people more than ever.
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US: Saudi Arabia recruited Twitter employees charged for spying

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/07/2019 - 06:27
Two Saudi citizens, one American accused of working together to unmask ownership of dissident Twitter accounts.
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