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    Egypt blocks 21 websites, including Al Jazeera

    Reuters | Updated at 10:35am on May 25, 2017

    Egypt has banned 21 websites, including the main website of Qatar-based al Jazeera television, for ‘supporting terrorism’, state news agency MENA and...

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    Brazil protesters set ministry on fire during clashes

    BBC | Updated at 09:05am on May 25, 2017

    Angry demonstrators in Brasilia have started a fire inside the ministry of agriculture and have damaged several other ministerial buildings...

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    Suspected suicide bombers kill three police officers in Jakarta

    Reuters | Updated at 10:04pm on May 24, 2017

    Two suspected suicide bombers killed three Indonesian police officers and injured 10 people on Wednesday night in twin blasts near a bus station in the eastern part of the capital, police said...

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    Father and brother of alleged bomber detained in Libya

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:50am on May 25, 2017

    The father and the younger brother of the suspect in the Manchester concert bombing have been detained in Libya, where anti-terror authorities said the brother confessed to knowing ‘all the details’ of the deadly plot...

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    Nepal PM resigns

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 01:51am on May 25, 2017

    Nepal’s Maoist prime minister resigned Wednesday as part of a planned handover to a former political foe who will be the impoverished nation’s tenth leader since the end of the civil war in 2006...

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    Trump meets Pope Francis at the Vatican

    BBC | Updated at 01:05pm on May 24, 2017

    US president Donald Trump has met Pope Francis at the Vatican for a short private audience on the third leg of his overseas...

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    Manchester attack: Bomber not acting alone, says Amber Rudd

    BBC | Updated at 10:15am on May 24, 2017

    The man who carried out a suicide attack in Manchester was ‘likely’ to have not acted alone, UK home secretary Amber Rudd...

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    Five killed, 286 held in Bahrain raid on Shiite cleric's town

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:25am on May 24, 2017

    Bahrain police raided a town Tuesday that is home to a prominent Shiite cleric facing possible deportation, arresting 286 people in an assault in which officers fired teargas...