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    Trump denies any conflict of interest over business empire

    BBC | Updated at 04:50pm on November 23, 2016

    Billionaire US president-elect Donald Trump has said he is not obliged to cut ties to his business empire when he takes office on January 20...

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    Late-season storm Otto becomes hurricane; 3 dead in Panama

    Associated Press | Updated at 12:58pm on November 23, 2016

    Late-season storm Otto strengthened into a hurricane Tuesday as civil defense officials reported three deaths in Panama amid heavy rain and Costa Rica ordered the...

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    Facebook 'made China censorship tool'

    BBC | Updated at 09:24am on November 23, 2016

    Facebook worked on special software so it could potentially accommodate censorship demands in China, according to a report in the New York Times...

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    Colombian government and Farc to sign new peace deal

    Reuters | Updated at 09:19am on November 23, 2016

    A new peace accord between Colombia's government and Marxist FARC rebels will be signed on Thursday and sent to Congress for approval, president Juan Manuel Santos said on Tuesday, bringing a formal end to the 52-year civil war ever closer...

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    Trump softens position on climate change, Clinton investigation

    Reuters . New York | Updated at 01:42am on November 23, 2016

    US president-elect Donald Trump softened his stance on Tuesday on whether humans had played a role in causing climate change

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    Thousands flee Myanmar clashes to China

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:59am on November 23, 2016

    At least 3,000 people have fled fighting in northern Myanmar into China, Beijing said Tuesday, as the death toll from clashes between the military and ethnic rebels rose to nine...

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    Military crackdown in Myanmar: Rohingyas continue to enter thru Teknaf

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:48am on November 23, 2016

    Over 200 more Rohinyas entered Bangladesh through Teknaf border in Cox’s Bazar on Tuesday taking to over 1,200 the number Myanmar ethnic minority people sneaking into the country over the past week, said officials and local people...

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    China says it is caring for refugees from Myanmar fighting 

    Associated Press | Updated at 04:37pm on November 22, 2016

    China says it is caring for about 3,000 refugees who have entered its territory to escape fighting in Myanmar between the government and ethnic rebels...

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    Egypt court overturns life sentence against ex-president Mursi

    Reuters | Updated at 01:50pm on November 22, 2016

    Egypt's Court of Cassation overturned on Tuesday a life sentence against deposed president Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood and ordered a retrial in the case that revolves around accusations of espionage with Palestinian group Hamas...

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    China says 3,000 flee Myanmar after fighting along border

    Reuters | Updated at 10:15am on November 22, 2016

    China is giving shelter to more than 3,000 people who have fled Myanmar after fighting between the government and rebels, and stray shells have fallen inside Chinese territory causing minor damage but no deaths, state media said on Tuesday...