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    May to make MPs a final ‘bold offer’ on Brexit deal

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 01:58pm on May 19, 2019

    British Prime Minister Theresa May said Sunday she was preparing to make a ‘bold offer’ to MPs in one final attempt to get them to back...

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    Saudi Arabia calls urgent Gulf, Arab League meetings over tensions

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 02:02pm on May 19, 2019

    Saudi Arabia has called for urgent meetings of the regional Gulf Cooperation Council and the Arab League to discuss escalating tensions in the...

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    Turkey says to produce S-500s with Russia after S-400 missile deal

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 02:05pm on May 19, 2019

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday said Turkey and Russia would jointly produce S-500 defence systems after Ankara’s controversial purchase...

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    North Korea demands UN action as US seizes ship

    Agence France-Presse . Seoul | Updated at 03:08pm on May 18, 2019

    North Korea has demanded the United Nations take ‘urgent measures’ to help return a cargo ship taken by the United States, calling the seizure a...

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    Modi meditates as India mega polls near end

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on May 19, 2019

    Indian prime minister Narendra Modi embarked on a spiritual break Saturday as India’s acrimonious marathon election wound to a close after almost seven weeks awash...

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    After Moon, people on Mars soon

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 03:14pm on May 18, 2019

    On December 11, 2017, US president Donald Trump signed a directive ordering NASA to prepare to return astronauts to the Moon ‘followed by human missions to...

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    Amid lull in air strikes, rebels reinforce NW Syria frontlines

    Reuters . Beirut | Updated at 12:00am on May 19, 2019

    Air strikes stopped in northwest Syria over the past 12 hours, rescuers said on Saturday, as Turkey-backed rebels arrived at the fronts to help fight...

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    US approves missile sales to South Korea, Japan

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 03:23pm on May 18, 2019

    The United States said Friday it had approved more than $600 million in sales of air defence missiles to South Korea and Japan as tensions return with...