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Thursday, Sep 6

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What's GRU? A look at Russia's shadowy military spies

This still taken from CCTV and issued by the Metropolitan Police in London on Wednesday Sept. 5, 2018, shows Ruslan Boshirov and Alexander Petrov on Fisherton Road, Salisbury, England on March 4, 2018 ...

Wednesday, Sep 5

03

Taiwan Today: Taiwanese airlines cancel flights to Osaka due to typhoon

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Taiwanese carriers announced Tuesday that all their flights to Osaka will be canceled the following day as Typhoon Jebi continued to batter Japan. China Airlines, EVA Airways and Tigerair Taiwan said ...

Tuesday, Sep 4

02

Taiwan Today: Name change referendum petition submitted to election commission

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A petition calling for a national referendum on whether the national team should compete in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics under the name “Taiwan” instead of “Chinese Taipei” has been submitted to the Centra...

Sunday, Sep 2

04

Myanmar-born Taiwanese director Midi Zhao wins best director award at Asia Pacific Film Festival

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Midi Z is a Myanmar-born and Taiwan-based director who has established himself as a vital new voice in international cinema since making his directorial debut RETURN TO BURMA in 2011. Taipei, Sept. 1 ...

Saturday, Sep 1

06

Taichung sees indigenous dengue fever cases rise to 32 this year

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As of Aug. 31, a total of 63 indigenous dengue fever cases had been reported in Taiwan this year, including 32 in Taichung, 23 in New Taipei's Xinzhuang, three in Kaohsiung City, two each in Taipei Ci...

05

Human rights activists condemn “killing for votes”

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Human rights activists told the press conference that the DPP administration "made an erroneous decision" to carry out the execution. Taipei, Aug. 31 (CNA)-Human rights groups on Friday condemned the ...

Friday, Aug 31

03

Taiwan Today: Taiwan defeats China in baseball competition at the 2018 Asian Games

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Taiwan defeated China 1-0 in match two of the men’s baseball super round on Thursday at the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia. It was the first time Taiwan’s baseball team faced China at the current Asian ...

Thursday, Aug 30

15

AP Explains: The looming, final battle for Syria's rebels

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FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017 file photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, Civil Defense workers and ...

12

Oil-rich South Sudan to resume production in war-hit region

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FILE - In this Sunday Oct. 1, 2017 file photo, a truck waits outside a closed petrol station of the Nile Petroleum Corporation in Juba, South Sudan. South Sudan says it will resume oil production in a ...

03

Taiwan Today: Taiwan’s Yang Chun-Han clinches silver in men’s 200-meter sprint

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Taiwan athlete Yang Chun-han (楊俊瀚) clinched a silver medal in the men’s 200-meter dash at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia on Wednesday. Yang and Japan’s Yuki Koike, who took gold, both fini...

Tuesday, Aug 28

04

Taiwan Today: Heavy rain causes school, office closures in Kaohsiung

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Kaohsiung City has announced school and office closures Today (Aug. 28) due to extremely heavy rain from a tropical depression. The torrential rain has been starting from midnight, led to widespread f...

Monday, Aug 27

07

Mind-altering breast milk? New pot study poses that question

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FILE - In this Thursday, July 12, 2018 file photo, a newly-transplanted cannabis cuttings grow in pots at a medical marijuana cultivation facility in Massachusetts. In a report released on Monday, Aug ...

Sunday, Aug 26

01

Afghanistan’s top security officials resign

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The government of Afghanistan has confirmed the resignation of four top security officials including Hanif Atmar, national security adviser for President Ashraf Ghani and a close ally. Atmar, one of t...

Saturday, Aug 25

15

Rohingya protest on first anniversary of Myanmar’s deadly purge

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Thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees marked the one-year anniversary Saturday of a military crackdown that killed thousands and sent hundreds of thousands more fleeing across the Myanmar-Bangladesh b...

04

Elderly Koreans shut out of family reunions use backchannels

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In this Aug. 22, 2018, photo, Kim Kyung-jae, 86, speaks in front of letters sent from his North Korean sister during an interview at his office in Seoul, South Korea. Kim is one of a dwindling number ...

Friday, Aug 24

13

US, Pakistan dispute whether Mike Pompeo talked terror with Imran Khan

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Pakistan on Friday accused the United States of misrepresenting a phone call between Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and new Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan. The US State Department described the c...

10

Rodrigo Duterte’s deadly drug war — A Filipino mother’s rage

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“You will regret what you did to me. I will kill your children one by one,” the police officer spat at her. And just as he had vowed, Clarita Alia’s sons began falling one by one. Richard, 18, was the ...

09

UN official: Palestinian refugee issue can't be wished away

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In this Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 photo, the head of United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) Pierre Kraehenbuehl speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Jer...

Thursday, Aug 23

21

Ugandan pop star-turned-lawmaker faces a treason charge

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Ugandan pop star-turned-lawmaker Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, also known as Bobi Wine, center, arrives at a magistrate's court in Gulu, northern Uganda Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018. Bobi Wine, who opposes the long...

09

Germany halts Uighur deportations to China

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Uighurs and members of other Muslim minorities will no longer be deported from Germany to China, the Süddeutscher Zeitung reported on Thursday citing an Interior Ministry response to a Green party inf...

Wednesday, Aug 22

20

Taiwan Today: Headless, dismembered corpse found in New Taipei

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A decapitated, dismembered corpse was discovered on a riverbank under the Zhongzheng Bridge in New Taipei's Yonghe District, believed to be that of a Canadian national. A decapitated and dismembered c...

15

US not alone in grappling with Catholic sex abuse, cover-up

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VATICAN CITY (AP) — Recent revelations of sexual misconduct and cover-up within the highest ranks of the U.S. Catholic Church have revived the sense of betrayal that devastated the American church’s c...

03

Taiwan Today: El Salvador cuts Taiwan links as Taiwan’s refusal to invest in a port development

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At a press conference, President Tsai called for national unity to "defend the status quo of the ROC (Taiwan)," after her administration announced a decision to sever diplomatic relations with El Salv...

Tuesday, Aug 21

12

El Salvador, Taiwan break ties: the fifth country ever since President Tsai took office

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TAIPEI, Taiwan, Aug. 21-The central American Republic of El Salvador has broken off diplomatic relations with Taiwan in favor of Beijin, leaving only 17 allies remaining after the Dominican Republic, ...

Sunday, Aug 19

13

Israeli questioning of US Jews at border expose deeper rift

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FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016 file photo, American and Israeli Reform rabbis pray at the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray in Jerusalem's old city. Israel's recent detentions ...

Wednesday, Aug 15

04

Judge may acquit women or call defense in Kim Jong Nam trial

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FILE - This combination of the Oct. 2, 2017 file photos shows Indonesian Siti Aisyah, left, and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, right, escorted by police as they leave a court hearing in Shah Alam, Malaysi...

Tuesday, Aug 14

19

In Haiti, slight progress for LGBT rights is seen as victory

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Yaisah Val a transgender woman get her makeup done at her home in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on July 12, 2018. Val recently came out publicly as a transgender woman on YouTube, a potentially risky move in ...

07

Assaults by Taliban raise questions about US plan for peace

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In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan security personnel patrol in the city of Ghazni province west of Kabul, Afghanistan. A Taliban assault on Ghazni, a key city linking areas of Taliban influ...

Monday, Aug 13

20

Taliban offensive exposes fragile US hopes for Afghan peace

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In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo, Afghan security personnel patrol in the city of Ghazni province west of Kabul, Afghanistan. A Taliban assault on Ghazni, a key city linking areas of Taliban influ...

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Taliban advance causes disappointment in Afghan government

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For the fourth straight day, Afghan security forces have been fighting the Taliban in Ghazni, a key provincial capital in the east of the country. The insurgents have been attempting to seize control ...