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Myanmar: Suu Kyi to lead team to fight genocide accusation

Aung San Suu Kyi, will head a legal team it will send to the International Court of Justice in the Netherlands to contest a case of...

November 20, 2019 12:10 pm


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Cuba accuses US diplomat of supporting illegal actions

Cuba on Wednesday accused the top U.S. diplomat in the country of working closely with José Daniel Ferrer, the detained head of one of...

November 20, 2019 12:00 pm


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Last campus protesters hold out as Hong Kong schools reopen

Hong Kong schools reopened Wednesday after a six-day shutdown, but students and commuters faced transit disruptions as the last...

November 20, 2019 10:10 am


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Pope arrives in Thailand to encourage Catholic minority

Pope Francis arrived in Bangkok on Wednesday to begin a tour of Thailand and Japan, beginning a mission to boost the morale of those...

November 20, 2019 10:10 am


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Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria; 11 reported killed

The Israeli military said it struck dozens of Iranian targets in Syria on Wednesday.

November 20, 2019 10:10 am


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Iconic singer hopes to close financing gap for African women

For global music star Angelique Kidjo, the image of her grandmother having to use a closet as a bank is driving her desire to see African...

November 20, 2019 10:00 am


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Taliban frees US, Australian hostages

ISLAMABAD – The Taliban on Tuesday freed an American and an Australian held hostage since 2016 in exchange for three top Taliban...

November 20, 2019 1:00 am


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Over 100 Iranian protesters reportedly killed

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Days of protests in Iran over rising fuel prices and a subsequent government crackdown have killed...

November 20, 2019 1:00 am


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Standoff goes on at Hong Kong university

HONG KONG – A small band of anti-government protesters, their numbers diminished by surrenders and failed escape attempts,...

November 20, 2019 1:00 am


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Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria after rocket attack

JERUSALEM – The Israeli military on Wednesday said it struck dozens of Iranian targets in Syria, carrying out a...

November 20, 2019 12:02 am


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Mexico City debates allowing children legal gender change

A couple of hundred demonstrators have protested against a proposed Mexico City law that would allow children and adolescents to change the...

November 19, 2019 3:00 pm


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Ancient basilica on lagoon island hard hit in Venice flood

One of the most ancient churches of Venice, a Byzantine basilica established in the year 639, counts among the 60 churches damaged in three...

November 19, 2019 3:00 pm


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Sweden discontinues Assange rape investigation

STOCKHOLM -- Sweden on Tuesday dropped its investigation into an alleged rape by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is currently in...

November 19, 2019 1:20 pm


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Amnesty says at least 106 killed in Iran protests

Amnesty International, citing “credible reports,” said Tuesday it believes at least 106 people have been killed during protests...

November 19, 2019 12:20 pm


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Police surround last holdouts at Hong Kong university

About 100 anti-government protesters remained holed up at a Hong Kong university Tuesday.

November 19, 2019 11:30 am