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    Muhammad Ali Jr helps punch back at Trump

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:16am on March 11, 2017

    The son of the late boxing icon Muhammad Ali, who claims he was detained by US officials last month because he is Muslim, joined Democrats Thursday in their fight against president Donald Trump’s immigration policies...

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    Apex court ousts South Korea’s leader for corruption

    Associated Press . Seoul | Updated at 01:06am on March 11, 2017

    South Korea’s constitutional court removed impeached president Park Geun-hye from office in a unanimous ruling Friday over a corruption scandal that has plunged the country into political turmoil and worsened an already-serious national divide...

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    Turkey-PKK conflict: UN report tells of '2,000 dead' since truce collapse

    BBC | Updated at 06:41pm on March 10, 2017

    When a man in the Turkish town of Cizre was told his sister had been killed, his family was invited to pick up her remains from the public prosecutor's office...

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    'Crimes against humanity' in Myanmar: UN

    BBC | Updated at 03:01pm on March 10, 2017

    A top UN official says ‘crimes against humanity’ are being committed by the military and police against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority...

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    South Korea's impeached Park not leaving presidential Blue House 'for now'

    Reuters | Updated at 02:40pm on March 10, 2017

    Impeached South Korean leader Park Geun-hye will not leave the presidential Blue House residence on Friday, her spokesman said following a constitutional court verdict...

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    Guatemalan president vows change after fire kills 35 girls

    Associated Press | Updated at 12:59pm on March 10, 2017

    Guatemala’s president called for a restructuring of his country’s youth shelter system following a fire that killed at least 35 girls at an overcrowded government facility for...

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    WikiLeaks offers CIA hacking tools to tech companies: Assange

    Reuters | Updated at 11:52am on March 10, 2017

    Wikileaks will provide technology companies with exclusive access to CIA hacking tools that it possesses so they can patch software flaws, founder Julian Assange said...

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    Seven injured in axe attack at German station; one arrest

    Associated Press | Updated at 11:29am on March 10, 2017

    A man was arrested after injuring seven people with an axe at the main train station in Duesseldorf, Germany on Thursday in what appeared to...

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    US sends Marines to support Raqqa assault

    BBC | Updated at 11:02am on March 10, 2017

    The US has sent 400 additional troops to Syria to support an allied local force aiming to capture the so-called Islamic State stronghold of...

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    More states seek to halt Trump's new travel ban in court

    Reuters | Updated at 10:05am on March 10, 2017

    Several states said on Thursday they would move forward with legal challenges to a revised executive order signed by president Donald Trump this week that temporarily bars the admission of refugees and some travellers from a group of Muslim-majority countries...

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