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    Britain asks Iran to release Stena Impero

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:26am on July 21, 2019

    Britain on Saturday urged Iran to de-escalate tensions in the Gulf by releasing a UK-flagged ship it...

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    UN for stronger response to global terrorism

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2019

    The UN Security Council called Friday for a better-coordinated ‘global response’ to international terrorism and organized crime by working together to identify and eliminate such...

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    Hungarian philosopher, critic Agnes Heller passes away

    Agence France-Presse . Budapest | Updated at 12:42pm on July 20, 2019

    Philosopher Agnes Heller, a dissident under Hungary’s communist regime and later a prominent critic...

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    Dutch government accepts partial liability for Srebrenica deaths

    Reuters . The Hague | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    The Dutch government accepted on Friday that the state was partially liable for the deaths in 1995 of 350 Muslim males who were expelled from...

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    UK minister recalls abuse after Trump tweets

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    Britain’s interior minister Sajid Javid on Friday recalled being told ‘to go back to where I came from’ as a child, condemning extremist language after...

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    15 migrants killed in Turkey bus crash

    Reuters . Istanbul | Updated at 12:44am on July 19, 2019

    Fifteen illegal migrants were killed and more than 20 injured in a minibus crash in southeast Turkey on Thursday, a local governor said. The destination...

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    German rescue ship captain questioned

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

    German captain Carola Rackete, who sparked international headlines by forcibly docking in an Italian port with rescued migrants, was questioned by an Italian prosecutor on...

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    Plight of Pacific Islanders should spur climate action: Ardern

    Reuters . Melbourne | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2019

    Climate change is having a real impact on Pacific islanders and that should spur countries to greater action to tackle the problem, New Zealand prime...

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    Brexit / EU will bear some blame for no-deal Brexit: Johnson

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 03:35pm on July 18, 2019

    Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to be Britain’s next prime minister, suggested Wednesday that...

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    No-deal Brexit looms as race for new British PM wraps up

    Agence-Frane-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on July 18, 2019

    The battle to be Britain’s next prime minister enters its final straight on Wednesday with both candidates hardening their positions on Brexit, putting the future...