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    New Zealand cabinet backs action on gun laws

    Reuters . Wellington | Updated at 11:02am on March 18, 2019

    New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday that her cabinet had made principle decisions around the reform of gun laws following the mass...

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    Clear similarities in Ethiopia, Indonesia Boeing crashes

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 10:34am on March 18, 2019

    Flight recorder data recovered from the wreckage of Boeing 737 MAX planes that crashed in Ethiopia and Indonesia shows ‘clear similarities,’ Addis Ababa said Sunday...

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    32 dead in DRC train derails

    Agence France-Presse . Kinshasa | Updated at 12:00am on March 19, 2019

    Thirty-two people were killed and 91 others injured when a freight train carrying stowaways derailed in DR Congo overnight, officials said on Monday, updating an...

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    Putin signs laws against ‘disrespecting’ authorities

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 08:54pm on March 18, 2019

    Russian president Vladimir Putin on Monday signed laws against showing disrespect for authorities and allowing for online media to be fined or blocked for publishing...

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    Maduro plans deep restructuring of govt

    Reuters . Caracas | Updated at 12:00am on March 19, 2019

    Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro is planning a ‘deep restructuring’ of his government, vice president Delcy Rodriguez said on Sunday, as the country recovers from a...

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    Iran will file legal case against US, says Rouhani

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on March 19, 2019

    Iranian president Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that the government would file a legal case in Iran against US officials who imposed sanctions on the...

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    Democrats slam Trump for silence on white supremacist

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on March 19, 2019

    Democrats led by an Arab-American lawmaker attacked president Donald Trump’s ‘silence’ on the rise of white supremacy Sunday as reaction to the New Zealand mosque...

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    Salman approved intervention against dissidents: NYT

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on March 19, 2019

    More than a year before the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia’s powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman approved a secret campaign to silence...