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G-20 Finance Ministers Discuss Global Economy In Japan

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U.S. Secretary of Treasury,  Steven Mnuchin, met his French counterpart, Bruno Le Maire, on Saturday on the sidelines of a G20 finance leaders' meeting in Japan.

US-Mexico Talks: Agreement To Avoid Tariffs Reached - Trump

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Mexico has agreed to take "unprecedented steps" to help stem the flow of migrants to the US in order to avoid trade tariffs threatened by President Donald Trump.

Trump Suspends Educational, Legal Programs For Migrant Children

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The Trump administration is suspending educational, legal and recreational programs for migrant children in its custody.

Australia Authorities Slammed For Media Raids

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Australian authorities say they have not decided whether they will prosecute journalists at the centre of controversial police raids.

Bande Is UNGA President

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Nigeria’s Permanent representatives to the United Nations, Ambassador Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, has emerged president of the 74th U.N General Assembly, UNGA.

Trump Hopes For Better Trade Deal With UK After Brexit

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United State, President Donald Trump has said he believes Britain can have a substantial trade deal" with the United State, after it leaves the European Union, EU.

Sudan Crisis: Security Forces Move Against Protesters

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Sudanese security forces have attacked a pro-democracy protest outside the military headquarters in the capital, Khartoum.

Donald Trump Arrives For Three-day UK State Visit

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US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have arrived in the UK for a three-day state visit.

Trump: Prepare For No Deal And Send In Farage

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US President, Donald Trump, has said that Nigel Farage should be involved in the government's Brexit negotiations and the UK should be prepared to leave the EU with no deal.

D.R. Congo’s Veteran Opposition Leader Etienne Tshisekedi Buried

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A state funeral has been held for veteran opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi in the democratic republic of Congo, two years after his death in Belgium. 

Virginia Beach Killings: City Names 12 Victims Of Mass Shooting

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Officials in the US city of Virginia Beach have named the 12 people killed by a gunman who went on a rampage in a municipal building on Friday.

Boris Johnson Would Be 'excellent' Tory Leader - Trump

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Donald Trump has said Boris Johnson would be an "excellent" choice for the Conservative Party leadership.

Virginia Beach Shooting: 12 Killed After City Worker Opens Fire At Colleagues

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At least 12 people were killed and several injured on Friday in a mass shooting at a government building in the US state of Virginia.

Buhari Commends OIC For Intervention Programmes In Africa

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President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Organization of  Islamic Cooperation, OIC, for the numerous intervention programmes in Africa and Nigeria in particular.

Sudan Protesters Warn Of More Violence

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The umbrella group leading the protests against the military authorities in Sudan has warned of an increased risk of violence against demonstrators outside the army headquarters in the capital, Khartoum.

Trump Imposes 5% Tariffs On Mexico Goods

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United State, U.S, President Donald Trump has announced tariffs on all goods coming from Mexico, demanding the country curb illegal immigration into the United State, U.S.

 

UN Appoints Envoy To Somalia

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United Nations, U.N,  Secretary General Antonio Guterres has appointed a US diplomat, James Swan, as the new special envoy to Somalia to replace Nicholas Haysom, who was expelled from the country by the Somali government some six months ago.

Burundi Threatens UN Ties

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Burundi has threatened to break off relations with the UN envoy to the country.

China Slams U.S. Over Support For Taiwan

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China says the United States is “playing with fire” with its support for self-ruled Taiwan in an angry comment ahead of a meeting between Defence Minister Wei Fenghe and acting U.S. Defense secretary, Patrick Shanahan.

U.S. Counsel Mueller Says No Intention Of Placing Charges On Trump

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U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller said on Wednesday his probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election was never going to end with criminal charges against President Donald Trump but he did not clear him and indicated it was up to Congress to decide whether he should be impeached.