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    US, Russia blame each other for near collision in E China Sea

    Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 02:11am on June 08, 2019

    Russia and the United States blamed each other for a near collision between their warships in the East China Sea on Friday with both countries...

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    May quits as party leader, starting succession race

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 02:09am on June 08, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May steps down as leader of her Conservative Party on Friday, formally triggering the race for a successor who will try...

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    115m men, boys married as children: UNICEF

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:44am on June 08, 2019

    An estimated 115 million boys and men worldwide were married as children, 23 million of them before the age of 15, the UN children’s agency...

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    Russian anti-corruption journalist detained in Moscow

    Reuters . Moscow | Updated at 05:52pm on June 07, 2019

    A Russian journalist known for investigating corruption among Moscow city officials has been detained by police and accused of drug offences, the police said on...

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    Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg gets Amnesty prize

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 04:55pm on June 07, 2019

    Sweden’s teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was Friday awarded a prestigious Amnesty International prize for mobilising world public opinion on the looming peril of global...

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    UK's May quits as party leader, starting succession race

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 03:20pm on June 07, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May steps down as leader of her Conservative Party today, formally triggering the race for a successor who will try where...

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    Bringing order in Sudan important: Russia

    Agence France-Presse. Saint Petersburg | Updated at 06:09pm on June 06, 2019

    Russia urged against outside interference in Sudan on Thursday, saying it was important to bring about order in the crisis-hit country following a bloody crackdown...

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    Malta navy rescues 271 migrants from Mediterranean

    Agence France-Presse . Valletta | Updated at 05:55pm on June 05, 2019

    Malta’s navy said on Wednesday that it had rescued a total of 271 migrants from the Mediterranean in three separate operations. The navy rescued 63...

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    US to strike trade agreement once Britain leaves EU

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:21pm on June 04, 2019

    United States president Donald Trump meets outgoing prime minister Theresa May on Tuesday for trade-centred...

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    Over 500 purged Turkish judges, prosecutors go to top rights court

    Agence France-Presse . Strasbourg, France | Updated at 12:25am on June 04, 2019

    Over 500 Turkish judges and prosecutors have applied to have cases heard at Europe’s top rights court after they were caught up in the crackdown...

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