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Rival Koreas agree to August reunions of war-split families

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In this photo provided by South Korea Unification Ministry, South Korean Red Cross President Park Kyung-seo, second from left, shakes hands with his North Korean counterpart Pak Yong Il during a meeting at Diamond Mountain resort in North…

Thursday, Jun 21

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Turkey's Erdogan seeks new term with greater powers

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In this photo taken on Thursday, June 14, 2018, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivers his speech during an election rally in Yalova, Turkey. The most powerful and polarizing leader in Turkish history is standing for re-election…

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Cuba slightly loosens controls on state media

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FILE - In this Feb. 3, 2015 file photo, a man reads a copy of the official newspaper of the Central Committee of the Cuban Communist Party, Granma, as a woman walks past, in old Havana. Cuba is slightly loosening controls on its state-run…

Wednesday, Jun 20

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Sexual abuses rampant in UAE-controlled prisons in Yemen

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This undated photo obtained by The Associated Press shows a drawing of a detainee being abused at a prison in Yemen run by the United Arab Emirates. The Arabic reads: “This is how prisoners were forced to be naked.” Emirati officers are…

Tuesday, Jun 19

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China, a surveillance state: fear even if you have nothing to hide

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According to the estimates of business consulting company IHS Markhit, China’s image surveillance market was valued at USD $6.4 billion (NTD $198.3 billion) in 2016. As of today, China’s image surveillance market is already the largest in…

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Blurring the border, Turkey deepens roots in northern Syria

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FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2018 file photo, youths wave Turkish flags as they gather in the streets of the Turkish-controlled northwestern city of Azaz, Syria. Turkey is growing long-term roots in its northern Syrian enclave, nearly two years…

Monday, Jun 18

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Doubts looms over Colombia peace deal with hawk's election

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Colombia's President Elect Ivan Duque celebrates his victory in the presidential runoff election, in Bogota, Colombia, Sunday, June 17, 2018. Duque defeated Gustavo Petro, a former leftist rebel and ex-Bogota mayor. (AP Photo/Fernando…

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Russia, Egypt match at World Cup could test close ties

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ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Not since the Cold War days of the 1950s and 1960s has Egypt been as close to Russia as it is now. But could the outcome of a crucial World Cup clash between the two nations damage their relations? Probably…

Sunday, Jun 17

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Philippines repositioning itself in ties with Taiwan: MECO official

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gestures while addressing the crowd after leading the flag-raising rites at the 120th Philippine Independence Day celebration at the Emilio Aguinaldo Shrine at Kawit, Cavite province south of Manila,…

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Jewish artifacts disappear from Damascus in fog of Syria war

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FILE - This Sunday, April 20, 2008, file photo, Syrian Jews celebrate Passover at the al-Firenj Synagogue in downtown Damascus, Syria. Artifacts removed from one of the oldest synagogues in the world in the Syrian capital have gone missing…

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Ex-rebel looks to defy odds in Colombia presidential race

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A supporter of Gustavo Pedro shows an old photo of the presidential candidate, third from left, surrounded by former squatters he helped organize as a clandestine militant in the 80's at "Bolivar 83" community in the town of Zipaquira,…

Saturday, Jun 16

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Disputed policies on migrants are the top threat to EU unity

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This June 12, 2018 photo released Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by French NGO "SOS Mediterranee" shows migrants being transferred from the Aquarius ship to Italian Coast Guard boats, in the Mediterranean Sea. Italy dispatched two ships Tuesday…

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In South Africa, plans for a refuge for pangolins in peril

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In this photo taken on Friday March 16, 2018 a pangolin from the Johannesburg Wildlife Veterinary Hospital is held by a carer before being taken to the field to forage for food, near Johannesburg. Africa’s pangolins are under increasing…

Friday, Jun 15

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Spanish govt unveils welcoming measures to help migrants

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CAPTION CORRECTS THE NAME OF THE BOAT FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2017 file photo, African migrants float on a wooden boat next to a rescue ship during a search and rescue operation conducted by SOS Mediterranee's Aquarius ship and MSF …

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Shujaat Bukhari: flashpoint Kashmir and a fearless journalist’s murder

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Shujaat Bukhari, who was shot dead in Srinagar on Thursday, had a long association with DW. After German reunification in 1990, DW began to diversify its reporting in South Asia. A militant movement in Kashmir had started gaining ground…

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Neil shines like a Diamond at Songwriters Hall of Fame gala

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Neil Diamond performs during the 49th annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction and Awards gala at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel on Thursday, June 14, 2018, in New York. (Photo by Brad Barket/Invision/AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Diamond…

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AP PHOTOS: Nicaraguans battle over symbols amid unrest

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In this May 20, 2018 photo, a pro-government billboard featuring Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega and his wife, first lady and Vice President Rosario Murillo is destroyed by protesters, near a "Tree of Life" sculpture, a pet project of…

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Oxfam slams treatment of migrants at French-Italian border

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ADVANCE FOR STORY SLUGGED FRANCE ITALY MIGRANTS BY ELAINE GANLEY FOR RELEASE ON FRIDAY, JUNE 15, 2018. FILE - In this Tuesday, June 16, 2015 file photo, a migrant is evacuated by Italian police at the Franco-Italian border near Menton,…

Thursday, Jun 14

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AP News Guide: What to know about Yemen's yearslong war

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FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2017, file photo, a tribesman loyal to the Houthi rebels, right, chants slogans during a gathering aimed at mobilizing more fighters into battlefronts to fight pro-government forces in several Yemeni cities, in Sanaa…

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Vietnamese citizens protest special economic zones and cyber security law

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Protesters have rushed to the streets of Vietnam in objection to the government’s proposal of three new special economic zones (SEZs). This draft law allows foreign investors to lease Vietnamese land for up to 99 years. The bill for SEZs…

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Military collects donations, teaches Rio police about phones

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File - In this Feb.20, 2018 file photo, Brazilian marines stand in guard next to an armored vehicle a during surprise operation in Kelson's slum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The head of a military intervention in the state of Rio de Janeiro,…

Monday, Jun 11

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Salah meeting with Chechen leader raises red flags

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GROZNY, Russia (AP) — Mohamed Salah was relaxing in his hotel room in Grozny when he was informed an important guest dropped in unexpectedly and was waiting for him in the lobby. When the Egypt star forward went down, he found Chechen…

Western Sahara conflict impacts Morocco 2026 World Cup bid

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FILE - In this Friday, June 3, 2016 file photo, members of the Polisario Front, the organization disputing sovereignty over Western Sahara with Morocco, mourn their leader, Mohamed Abdelaziz, during his funerals held in the Rabouni…

Saturday, Jun 9

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World Cup spending, profits set to fall short of record sums

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FILE - In this Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 file photo, Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at the 2018 soccer World Cup draw in the Kremlin in Moscow. Vladimir Putin’s Russia was always going to be a controversial host, but few could have…

Momentous days in Ethiopia as new PM pledges major reforms

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Ethiopia's new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, 42, who was installed in April, inspects the honor guard as he arrives to meet for bilateral talks with Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni at State House in Entebbe, Uganda Friday, June 8, 2018.…

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Taliban accept Afghan government’s ceasefire offer

The Islamist group announced Saturday a three-day ceasefire over the Eid holiday at the end of next week. “All the mujahideen (Islamic warriors) are directed to stop offensive operations against Afghan forces for the first three days of…

Thursday, Jun 7

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With nuclear deal under threat, Iran shows off centrifuges

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In this June 6, 2018 frame grab from Islamic Republic Iran Broadcasting, IRIB, state-run TV, three versions of domestically-built centrifuges are shown in a live TV program from Natanz, an Iranian uranium enrichment plant, in Iran. The…

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Release of LGBT+ film ‘Love, Simon’ delayed in India

A decision to delay indefinitely the release of the film that delves into LGBT+ issues has sparked criticism in India, according to local media reports. Romantic comedy-drama “Love, Simon” follows the story of 17-year-old Simon Spier, a…

Wednesday, Jun 6

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Moroccans rattle leaders with mass boycott over high prices

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In this Saturday, May 19, 2018 photo, a car refuels at Afriquia station on the outskirts of Midelt, Morocco. An anonymous Facebook page last month launched a call to boycott Afriquia gas and oil distribution company, belonging to the…

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Nazi death squads focus of latest war crime cases in Germany

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FILE -- This photo was taken from a the body of a dead Germany officer killed in Russia, showing a German firing squad shooting Soviet civilians in the back as they sit beside their own mass grave, in Babi Yar, Kiev, 1942. German…