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US Election, Clinton Ready For ‘Wacky’ Debate With Trump

White House Hopeful Hillary Clinton suggested that rival Donald Trump could be an unpredictable adversary in upcoming Presidential debates, saying she is girding for “Wacky Stuff.” With the first debate scheduled to take place a month from now near New York, Clinton joked about what to expect from her unorthodox opponent. Trump has suggested he might not attend all of ...

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North Korea Test Fires Missiles

North Korea test fires submarine-based ballistic missile, days after threatening a Nuclear Strike in retaliation at the start of South Korea-US military drills.

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10 Killed In Italy Earthquake Quake

A Magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck Central Italy, leaving at least 10 people dead and others trapped under rubble. Italian officials said the quake hit the city of Perugia, at the very shallow depth of 10km. The mayor of Amatrice told Italian radio that “half the town is gone”. According to La Repubblica newspaper. In Rome, some buildings shook for ...

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South Korea-US Military Drill Shadowed By N. Korea Threats

Tens of Thousands of South Korean and U.S. Troops began a military exercise simulating an all-out north Korean attack, as Pyongyang threatened a pre-emptive strike on forces participating in the drill. The two-week annual Ulchi freedom exercise is largely computer-simulated, but still involves 50,000 Korean and 30,000 U.S. Soldiers. The drill always triggers a spike in tensions on the divided ...

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All Syria Parties Must Commit To Aleppo Aid Truce: UN

The U.N. Aid chief has said that the United Nations is ready to deliver aid into Syria’s Aleppo, but needs commitments from all parties to abide by a 48 hour humanitarian Truce, Aleppo, Syria’s most populous pre-war city and its commercial hub, has become the focus of fighting in the five-year-old civil war. Up to 2 million people on both ...

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Trump Calls For Special Prosecutor To Investigate Clinton Foundation.

Donald Trump demanded that Hillary Clinton shut down the charitable foundation founded by her husband, former us president bill Clinton, branding it a “corrupt enterprise.” The republican presidential candidate also called for a special prosecutor to investigate his democratic rival, accusing the FBI and justice department of a “whitewash” during their probe of her use of a private email server ...

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U.S., South Korea begin joint drills amid tension after defection

North Korea has become further isolated after a January nuclear test, its fourth, and the launch of a long-range rocket in February brought tightened U.N. Security Council sanctions that Pyongyang defied with several ballistic missile launches. About 25,000 U.S. troops are joining in the Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise, which runs until Sept 2. The U.S.-led U.N. Command Military Armistice Commission ...

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Turkey seeks to identify IS child bomber who killed 54

Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the IS group needed to be completely pushed out of the border zone inside Syria, amid Turkish media reports of an Ankara-backed offensive by rebels against the group. The attack late Saturday on a crowded street wedding in the city of Gaziantep was the latest in a devastating series of bombings in Turkey at a ...

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India’s Modi comes under pressure over Kashmir violence

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi came under pressure on Monday over weeks of deadly violence in occupied Kashmir, with the region’s opposition leaders calling on him to rein in troops and police. Modi stressed the need for dialogue to end the unrest in the disputed Himalayan region, after meeting the opposition leaders in New Delhi at their request. “He (Modi) ...

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Taliban Capture Strategic District In Kunduz

The Afghan Taliban have captured a strategic district in the northern province of Kunduz forcing troops to retreat. The fighters attacked from several directions and government troops were forced to retreat to Kunduz city, which briefly fell to the Taliban last year. The local authorities said a lack of ammunition and reinforcements contributed to the fall of Khanabad district. The ...

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