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Pyongyang Threaten “Serious Blow” To Countries Imposing Sanctions On It

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North Korean Leader, Kim Jong Un, says the state needs to deliver a "serious blow" to those imposing sanctions by ensuring its economy is more self-reliant.

Macron Admits Blocking Long Brexit Delay

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French president Emmanuel Macron says he takes responsibility for blocking a long Brexit delay and convincing other European Union leaders to agree to a shorter one in order to preserve the functioning of the EU.

The Bashir Years In Sudan

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The people have reacted to the ouster of Omar Bashir with dancing and the chanting of anti-Bashir slogans in the streets of Khartoum.

Sudan Military Coup Topples Ruler After Protests

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After nearly 30 years in power, Sudan's President Omar Al-Bashir has been ousted and arrested, the defence minister says. 

EU Gives Gives May Till October For Brexit

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European Union leaders gave Britain six more months to leave the bloc, more than Prime Minister Theresa May says she needs but less than many in the bloc wanted, thanks to fierce resistance from France.

Sudan's President Omar Al-Bashir Has Stepped Down

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Sudan’s armed forces were to deliver an “important statement” and asked the nation to “wait for it” on Thursday, state TV reported, as two senior officials said the military had forced longtime President Omar al-Bashir to step down.

EU Leaders To Decide Brexit Deal Over Dinner

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EU leaders are to meet for an emergency summit in Brussels to decide whether to offer the UK another delay to Brexit.

Jacob Zuma Denies Alleged $30m Gaddafi Cash

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South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma has denied an allegation by a local newspaper that former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi gave him $30m (£22m).

Netanyahu Wins Reelection With Parliamentary Majority In Israel

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Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu secured a clear path to reelection on Wednesday, with religious-rightist parties set to hand him a parliamentary majority despite a close contest against his main centrist challenger, a vote tally showed.

The European Union Will Grant Brexit Delay

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The European Union will grant Prime Minister, Theresa May a second delay to Brexit at an emergency summit on Wednesday but the bloc’s leaders are likely to demand she accepts a longer extension with conditions.

Buhari Reaffirms Need To Work With Dubai Government

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President Muhammadu Buhari and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi have reaffirmed the need to work together to further consolidate on the strong relationship and mutual respect between the countries.

Nigeria, Pakistan To Expand Military Cooperation

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Nigeria and Pakistan are exploring ways of expanding the areas of benefit under a bilateral agreement on military cooperation signed in 2010.

Trump Homeland Security Adviser Quits

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U.S. Homeland Security Secretary, Kirstjen Nielsen, is leaving her position.

Labour Party Unconvinced About May’s Brexit Divorce Deal

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Britain’s opposition labor party says prime minister Theresa May's has so far failed to convince it to support a divorce deal, two days before a European Union, (EU), an emergency summit where she will try to delay Britain’s April 12 departure.

Sudanese Military Protect Protesters

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Eyewitness footage has emerged appearing to show Sudanese soldiers protecting demonstrators on Monday as thousands of anti-government demonstrators gathered outside the defense ministry in central Khartoum.

Libya Crisis: UN Appeal For Truce To Evacuate Wounded

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The UN has urged rival forces fighting near the Libyan capital to halt fighting for two hours so casualties and civilians can be evacuated.

Genocide: Rwanda Marks 25 Years Since Mass Slaughter

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Commemorations have begun in Rwanda to mark the 25th anniversary of the genocide that killed about a tenth of the population.

Brexit: I Had No Choice But To Approach Labour - May

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Prime Minister Theresa May has insisted she had to reach out to Labour in a bid to deliver Brexit or risk letting it "slip through our fingers".

Nigeria Commends Jordan For Support In Fight Against Terrorism

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President Muhammadu Buhari has extended appreciation to King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein of Jordan for the continuous support Nigeria received from the country to fight terrorism, saying the investment in Nigeria’s peace and security will always be remembered.

Ethiopian Airlines Crash: Boeing Apology Too Late, Says Pilot's Father

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Boeing's apology for the Ethiopian Airlines crash last month is "too little, too late", the pilot's father said.