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Immigrants Caravan Arrives Mexico City

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The first migrants from a large convoy of people travelling through Mexico towards the United States have arrived in Mexico City.

El Chapo Goes On Trial In New York

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A baron said to be running the world’s biggest drug cartel, Joaquin El Chapo Guzman, is on trial in New York.

 

79 Persons, Including School Pupils Abducted In Bamenda, Cameroon

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Dozens of people, including pupils, are said to have been kidnapped from a school in the West of Cameroon.

Khashoggi’s Sons Demand Father’s Body

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Saudi Arabia sent a toxicologist and a chemical expert to its consulate in Istanbul after journalist, Jamal Khashoggi was killed.

Iran Sanctions: Rouhani Defiant As US Re-Imposes Measures

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Iran's President, Hassan Rouhani, has vowed to "break" swingeing sanctions re-imposed by the US targeting core parts of the economy.

Two Jordanian Ministers Resign Over Deadly Floods

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Jordan's King, Abdullah II, has accepted the resignation of two ministers in the aftermath of the deadly floods that struck the country's Dead Sea region last month.

US-South Korea Begin Military Drives On Monday

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The United States and South Korea will begin small-scale military drills on Monday that were delayed during talks with North Korea, days after Pyongyang threatened to restart work on its nuclear program if international pressure does not ease.

Iranians Rally Against U.S. Reimposition Of Sanctions

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Iranians chanting “death to America” rallied on Sunday to mark both the anniversary of the seizure of the U.S. Embassy during the 1979 Islamic revolution and the imminent reimposition of U.S. sanctions on Iran’s key oil sector.

New Caledonia: French Territory Rejects Independence

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Partial results have said that voters in the French Pacific territory of New Caledonia have rejected a bid for independence.

Khashoggi's Fiancee Calls For Return Of His Body

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One month after the death of Jamal Khashoggi, his fiancée is calling for the return of his body.

U.S. Reinstates Iran Sanctions

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The Trump administration is to reinstate all U.S. sanctions on Iran removed under the 2015 nuclear deal.

Indonesian Diver Dies Searching For Lion Air Crash Victims

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An Indonesian diver Syachrul Anto has died while recovering body parts from the ill-fated lion airplane, which crashed into the sea killing 189 people.

Twitter Took Down 10,000 Anti-Voting Accounts

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Twitter has deleted an estimated 10,000 automated accounts that were posting messages discouraging people from taking part in up coming US mid-term elections.

Asia Bibi’s Lawyer Fled Pakistan For Fear Of His Life

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The lawyer representing a Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after eight years on death row has fled Pakistan in fear for his life.

U.S. Mulls Sanctions Over Khashoggi Murder

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US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, has said it may take "some weeks" before Washington could have enough evidence to impose sanctions on individuals responsible for the killing of Saudi Journalist, Jamal Khashoggi.

Japan To Relax Immigration Rules

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Japan's cabinet has approved a draft legislation to relax the country's immigration rules.

Indonesia Continues Search For Second Black Box Of Crashed Plane

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Indonesian divers on Friday resumed a search for a second black box from the wreckage of a new aircraft that crashed into the sea off Jakarta this week, killing all 189 people on board.

South Sudan Frees Rebel Leader’s Spokesman, Adviser

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South Sudan on Friday freed rebel leader, Riek Machar’s spokesman and a South African adviser from prison as part of the deal to end almost five years of Civil War.

Man Jailed For Assisting Wife’s Suicide

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An Australian man was sentenced to 10 years in prison Friday for helping his wife commit suicide so he could access her life insurance, in what the judge called a precedent-setting case.

Khashoggi Was Dangerous Islamist, Says Saudi Prince

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Media reports have said that the Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, told the US he considered murdered journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, to be a dangerous Islamist.