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Erdogan: Turkish democracy is not under threat

0 Visits: 223 | Thursday 21st July 2016 10:27:33
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has insisted the Turkish democracy is not under threat, but said there could be more arrests in the wake of last week's failed coup attempt, in a wide-ranging interview with Al Jazeera.

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US to send another 560 troops to Iraq

0 Visits: 255 | Monday 11th July 2016 20:38:05
The United States will send an additional 560 troops to Iraq to help secure a newly retaken airbase as a staging hub for the long-awaited battle to

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Theresa May 'honoured and humbled' to be Tory leader and UK PM

0 Visits: 250 | Monday 11th July 2016 20:34:00
Theresa May has said she is "honoured and humbled" to have been chosen as the new leader of the Conservative Party and UK prime minister.

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South Sudan president declares unilateral ceasefire

0 Visits: 221 | Monday 11th July 2016 20:31:14
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has declared a "unilateral ceasefire and cessation of hostilities", and ordered government troops to "disengage" from

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Libya: Leaked tapes suggest West supports Haftar

0 Visits: 444 | Saturday 9th July 2016 12:37:18
Air traffic control recordings obtained by theMiddle East Eyesuggest British, French, Italian and US forces have been coordinating air strikes in support of renegade Libyan general, Khalifa Haftar.

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Pakistan's legendary Abdul Sattar Edhi dies at 88

0 Visits: 275 | Saturday 9th July 2016 12:27:00
Prominent Pakistani philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi has died from renal failure, his family has said. He was 88.

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North Korea test-fires missile from submarine: South

0 Visits: 310 | Saturday 9th July 2016 12:18:33
North Korea fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile on Saturday but the launch appears to have failed in the early stages of flight, South Korea's military said.

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How Somaliland Made Its Government Work For The People

0 Visits: 264 | Saturday 9th July 2016 12:13:30
Parliamentary strengthening in Somaliland transformed its legislature from a 'rubber stamp' for the executive to a transparent law-making group that incorporates citizen input into decision making.

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Somaliland: When Less Was More

0 Visits: 289 | Saturday 9th July 2016 12:06:08
How the domestic drivers of peace and development work when unhindered by significant variables such as aid and other forms of international

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Bangladesh: Sheikh Hasina pays respect to Dhaka victims

0 Visits: 323 | Monday 4th July 2016 16:13:16
Cafe attackers were Bangladeshis from "rich families" Country mourning after 20 hostages killed in restaurant

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UKIP leader Nigel Farage stands down

0 Visits: 256 | Monday 4th July 2016 16:08:41
Nigel Farage says he is standing down as leader of the UK Independence Party.

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Iraq: Baghdad bombing kills more than 200

0 Visits: 296 | Monday 4th July 2016 16:05:45
Anger is growing in Baghdad over the government's failure to protect civilians, after a devastating bombing in a crowded commercial area in the Iraqi capital killed more than 200 people, including many children.

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Dramatic video 'shows destruction of huge ISIL convoy'

0 Visits: 423 | Saturday 2nd July 2016 22:25:52
The Iraqi army and the Pentagon have released dramatic footage of what they say is the moment their forces destroyed a convoy of Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group fighters fleeing Fallujah.

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Hillary Clinton questioned by FBI on emails

0 Visits: 329 | Saturday 2nd July 2016 22:23:18
US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has been questioned by the FBI over her use of emails while she was secretary of state, her campaign says.

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Bangladesh attack: Twenty hostages killed, army says

0 Visits: 294 | Saturday 2nd July 2016 22:18:57
Twenty foreign hostages have been killed at a cafe in the Bangladeshi capital, the army has said, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the

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Israel besieges Hebron village over teen's killing

0 Visits: 266 | Friday 1st July 2016 12:36:23
Israeli forces have blockaded a Palestinian village in the southern West Bank just hours after a teenage settler was allegedly stabbed to death by a Palestinian in a nearby settlement.

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Istanbul bombers 'from Russia, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan'

0 Visits: 240 | Friday 1st July 2016 12:32:15
The three suicide bombers in the deadly gun and bomb attack on Istanbul's international airport were from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan, a Turkish government official has said.

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Battle of the Somme: Centenary remembrance events held

0 Visits: 388 | Friday 1st July 2016 12:25:50
Commemorations are being held in the UK and France to mark the centenary of the start of the Battle of the Somme.

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Somalia: Roadside bomb kills at least 18 on bus

0 Visits: 301 | Thursday 30th June 2016 14:18:37
At least 18 civilians were killed when a roadside bomb went off in Somalia, close to the capital, blowing up a packed minibus, police said.

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Boris Johnson rules himself out of Tory leader race

0 Visits: 272 | Thursday 30th June 2016 14:06:23
Ex-London mayor Boris Johnson has ruled himself out of the race to be the next Conservative leader and prime minister.

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