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    US judge blocks latest version of Trump travel ban

    Agence France-Presse . Washington, United States | Updated at 01:04am on October 18, 2017

    A US judge on Thursday barred the White House from implementing yet another version of Donald Trump’s controversial executive order on immigration, hours before it...

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    Trump launches new Iran strategy

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:01am on October 14, 2017

    President Donald Trump launched a tougher strategy to check Iran’s ‘fanatical regime’ on Friday and warned that a landmark international nuclear deal could be terminated...

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    Trump sends Congress immigration legislation priorities

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:30am on October 10, 2017

    US president Donald Trump sent Congress his immigration legislation priorities Sunday, including building a controversial border wall, speeding up deportations and dramatically increasing the number...

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    Trump’s health secretary resigns

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on October 01, 2017

    President Donald Trump’s embattled health secretary was forced out of the US administration Friday amid a scandal over his use of costly private jets for...

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    Crime jumped 15pc in biggest US cities last year: FBI

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:27am on September 27, 2017

    Violent crime jumped nearly 15 per cent in America’s biggest cities last year, the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced Monday, amid an increase in murders...

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    New US travel restrictions are still ‘Muslim ban’

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on September 27, 2017

    US rights groups on Monday pledged to keep fighting the new, open-ended version of president Donald Trump’s controversial travel restrictions, insisting they remain a disguised...

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    N Korea, Venezuela, Chad among 8 countries on new US travel ban

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:54am on September 26, 2017

    President Donald Trump issued a new open-ended travel ban Sunday that saw North Korea, Venezuela and Chad among a list of eight countries cited for...

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    More countries could be listed for harsh US travel restrictions

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:25am on September 24, 2017

    More countries could be hit with tough travel restrictions to the United States after the ban on people from six mainly Muslim countries expires from...

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    Saudis call on Myanmar to allow Rohingyas to return

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:15am on September 22, 2017

    A top Saudi relief official called Thursday for Myanmar to take back Rohingya refugees and let them live in peace. Doctor Abdullah al-Rabeeah, former health...

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    US warns N Korea will be ‘destroyed’ if threats continue

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:41am on September 19, 2017

    Donald Trump’s administration ramped up the pressure on North Korea on Sunday ahead of a week of high – stakes diplomacy at the United Nations,...