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Friday, Aug 17

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Chilean Authorities: 9 Planes Grounded by Bomb Threats in S. America

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SANTIAGO - Nine planes were forced to make emergency changes to their routes within Chilean, Argentine and Peruvian airspace on Thursday because of bomb threats issued to Chile's civil aviation aut

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US, Chile Agree to Cooperate on Cyber Security

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SANTIAGO, CHILE - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his Chilean counterpart have signed an agreement pledging closer cooperation in combating cyber threats.

Wednesday, Aug 15

10

Mattis: Taliban's Tactics Endanger Afghan Civilians

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BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA - The Taliban's use of civilian homes in Ghazni as fighting positions is forcing Afghan government forces to move slowly in expelling the insurgents in order to limit civili

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Mattis Says Taliban's Tactics Endanger Afghan Civilians

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BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA - The Taliban's use of civilian homes in Ghazni as fighting positions is forcing Afghan government forces to move slowly in expelling the insurgents in order to limit civili

Mattis: US Needs Space Force to Counter Russia, China

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RIO DE JANEIRO - A U.S. Space Force is necessary to protect American satellites from being targeted by attack weapons in the hands of China and Russia, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday.

Sunday, Aug 12

06

Nobel Prize-Winning Author V.S. Naipaul Dies; He Was 85

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LONDON - V.S. Naipaul, the Trinidad-born Nobel laureate whose celebrated writing and brittle, provocative personality drew admiration and revulsion in equal measures, died Saturday at his London ho

Saturday, Aug 11

12

Messi to lead FC Barcelona for new season

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Madrid [Spain], August 11 (ANI): Spanish football giant FC Barcelona has named Argentine football star Lionel Messi as the new captain of the club for the new season.

Friday, Aug 10

07

Triumphant U20 men's football team returns home

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New Delhi [India], Aug 10 (ANI): The Indian Under-20 men's football team that created history by beating Argentina in the COTIF Cup arrived at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport here on Friday.

Thursday, Aug 9

14

Argentina's Senate trashes bill to legalise abortion

Bueno Aires [Argentina], August 9 (ANI): Argentina's Senate on Thursday rejected a proposed bill on legalising elective abortion in the country.

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Argentine Senate Rejects Legal, Elective Abortion

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BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA - Argentina's Senate Thursday rejected a bill to legalize elective abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy, an issue that has divided the homeland of Pope Francis.

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Argentine Abortion Campaigners Brace for Crucial Senate Vote

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BUENOS AIRES - After Ireland voted to legalize abortion in May, will Argentina, another traditionally Catholic country, do the same?

Wednesday, Aug 8

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Argentina: Pass Law to Legalize Abortion

(Washington, DC, August 8, 2018) - The Argentine Senate, in a vote set for August 8, 2018, should approve a bill that would limit the country's criminalization of abortion, which undermines the fun

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Argentina ex-Vice President jailed over corruption charges

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Buenos Aires [Argentina], August 8 (ANI): Former Vice President of Argentina Amado Boudou was sentenced to five years and 10 months in prison by a court on charges of bribery and conducting business i

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Judge: Trump Can Keep Legal Reasons for Shrinking Monuments Secret

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BOISE, IDAHO - The U.S. government does not have to turn over documents to an environmental law firm about the legal arguments for President Donald Trump's decision to shrink national monuments, a

Tuesday, Aug 7

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Momo challenge-Blue Whale-social media- cybercrime

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Buenos Aires [Argentina], August 7 (ANI): In the latest instance of social media wrongly influencing children and teens, the suicide of a 12-year-old girl in Argentina is reportedly being linked to so

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Central African Republic: Short Sentences Cheat Victims

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Three-year prison sentences for three Congolese peacekeepers convicted for the 2014 murder of 11 civilians in the Central African Republic does not reflect the gravity of the crime, Human Rights Wa

Thursday, Aug 2

06

Higuain's move to Milan confirmed, Juventus swaps Caldara for Bonucci

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Milan/Turin [Italy], Aug 02 (ANI): Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain will complete a move to A. C. Milan in an 18 million Euro one-year loan deal, with the two Serie A rivals also swapping centre backs

Wednesday, Aug 1

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Argentine Doctors Protest Legal Abortion Ahead of Key Vote

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BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA - A campaign to expand legal abortions in the homeland of Pope Francis is bitterly dividing Argentines - and increasingly even the profession that would be asked to carry th

Tuesday, Jul 31

12

Brazil: Decriminalize Abortion

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(Sao Paulo) - Brazil's abortion laws are incompatible with its human rights obligations, Human Rights Watch said today, releasing a video about the issue. Human Rights Watch will speak at a public

Monday, Jul 30

19

Lakshaya Sen eyes Youth Olympics

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New Delhi [India], July 30 (ANI): Indian badminton player Lakshaya Sen, who recently clinched gold in the Badminton Asia Junior Championship, said that his next target would be 2018 Youth Olympics.

Sunday, Jul 29

05

G-20 Ag Ministers Slam Protectionism, Pledge WTO Reforms

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BUENOS AIRES - Agriculture ministers from the G-20 countries criticized protectionism in a joint statement Saturday and vowed to reform World Trade Organization (WTO)

Friday, Jul 27

02

India, China reaffirm commitment towards border tranquillity

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Johannesburg [South Africa], July 27 (2018): Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale said India and China have reaffirmed their commitment to maintaining peace and tranquillity along the border areas.

Thursday, Jul 26

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Benjamin Pavard's strike voted best goal of FIFA World Cup

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Zurich [Switzerland], July 26 (ANI): French footballer Benjamin Pavard's stunning strike against Argentina in the round of 16 clash in the recently-concluded 21st edition of the FIFA World Cup Russia

Wednesday, Jul 25

13

Putin Not Welcome In Congress If He Visits Washington, Leaders Say

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The leaders of the U.S. Congress, citing Russia's alleged interference in U.S. elections, say they will not invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to address Congress or visit the Capitol if he ac

Tuesday, Jul 24

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Trade Imbalances Could Restrain Global Economic Growth, IMF Says

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The International Monetary Fund warned Tuesday there are few indications international trade imbalances are narrowing, a trend that could raise trade tensions and lower economic growth.

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Putin, Xi at BRICS Summit Expected to Take Aim at US Tariffs

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JOHANNESBURG - Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chinese President Xi Jinping and other leaders of the BRICS emerging economies are gathering in South Africa for a summit likely to feature criticis

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Largest dinosaur foot ever discovered: scientists

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PanARMENIAN.Net - About 150 million years ago, a giant, long-necked dinosaur stomped on the ground in the midwestern U.S. state of Wyoming and lef

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Ozil's agent shuns Bayern president's critical remarks

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Berlin [Germany], July 24 (ANI): Days after the president of German football club, Bayern Munich said that footballer Mesut Ozil, who announced his retirement recently, had played a terrible game over

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Argentina Leader Announces Controversial Armed Forces Reform

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BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA - Argentina's president says he's removing a ban on military involvement in fighting crime, terrorist threats and other internal security issues.

Monday, Jul 23

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Iran Futsal Unchanged in World Rankings

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TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Iranian national futsal team remained unchanged in the latest world rankings published on Monday.