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    Afghan govt concerns about US-Taliban peace deal

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on September 05, 2019

    The Afghan government has concerns about the draft peace agreement reached between US and Taliban negotiators and wants further clarification, president Ashraf Ghani’s main spokesman...

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    Migrants deplore conditions in new Greek camp

    Agence France-Presse . Thessaloniki, Greece | Updated at 12:00am on September 05, 2019

    Freshly transferred from a packed camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, some migrants say conditions in their new home on the mainland are even...

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    Iran gives Europe two more months to save nuclear deal

    Reuters .  Dubai | Updated at 12:00am on September 05, 2019

    Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani gave European powers another two months to save a 2015 nuclear deal on Wednesday, but warned that Tehran was still preparing...

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    First official death in Kashmir protests

    Reuters . Srinagar | Updated at 06:35pm on September 04, 2019

    A man has died in Indian Kashmir nearly a month after he was injured in a protest, the first such death that authorities have confirmed...

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    Hong Kong leader scraps extradition law

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 03:26pm on September 04, 2019

    Hong Kong’s leader on Wednesday bowed to a key demand of pro-democracy protesters following three months of unrest, announcing the withdrawal of a loathed extradition...

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    Dorian death toll raises to seven

    Agence France-Presse . Nassau | Updated at 12:59pm on September 04, 2019

    Hurricane Dorian churned along the south-eastern coast of the United States on Tuesday as the storm’s death toll in the Bahamas rose to seven.

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    HK police fire beanbag rounds on protesters

    Reuters. Hong Kong | Updated at 11:47am on September 04, 2019

    Hong Kong police fired beanbag rounds and used pepper spray in late night skirmishes with pro-democracy protesters, broadcaster RTHK said on Wednesday. Hundreds of thousands...

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    Nuclear deal on getting oil sales credit: Iran

    Reuters . Dubai | Updated at 11:32am on September 04, 2019

    A senior Iranian official confirmed on Wednesday that Tehran would return to its nuclear deal commitment only if it gets $15 billion for oil sales...

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    Five Chinese tourists killed in NZ bus accident

    Agence France-Presse. Wellington | Updated at 11:10am on September 04, 2019

    At least five Chinese nationals were killed and another six injured when a tourist bus veered off a highway and flipped during bad weather in New Zealand’s North Island, police said.

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    Johnson loses Brexit vote, calls for general election

    Reuters. London | Updated at 09:29am on September 04, 2019

    British lawmakers defeated Boris Johnson in parliament on Tuesday in a bid to prevent him taking Britain out of the EU without a divorce agreement, prompting the prime minister to announce that he would immediately push for a snap election.