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    Pentagon denies claim of sending 14,000 troops in Middle East

    Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 03:40pm on December 05, 2019

    The Pentagon on Wednesday denied a report that the United States was weighing sending up to 14,000 more troops to the Middle East in the...

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    Year 2019 sees boom in successful gene therapy

    Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 02:45pm on December 05, 2019

    In the summer, a mother in Nashville with a seemingly incurable genetic disorder finally found an end to her suffering — by editing her genome....

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    Chennai space nerd, NASA jointly find Vikram lunar lander

    Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 01:53pm on December 03, 2019

    India’s Vikram lunar lander, which crashed on its final approach to the Moon’s surface in September, has been found partly by the sleuthing efforts of...

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    US says will 'protect its interests' at Madrid climate conference

    Agence France-Presse. Washington. United States | Updated at 08:23pm on December 01, 2019

    The United States will send a diplomatic team but no senior members of Donald Trump's administration to a global climate-change conference starting in Spain on...

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    On 9/11, Trump vows to hit Taliban 'harder' than ever

    Agence France-Presse. Washington, United States | Updated at 09:34pm on September 11, 2019

    President Donald Trump used 9/11 remembrance commemorations Wednesday to announce an unprecedented escalation of the US military assault on Afghanistan's Taliban -- just days after...

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    US body voices concern on India’s citizenship move in Assam

    Agence France-Presse. Washington, United States | Updated at 12:40pm on August 28, 2019

    The head of a US government advisory board on Tuesday voiced concern over India's drive to register citizens in the northeastern state of Assam, amid...

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    Huawei still number two smartphone seller despite US sanctions

    Agence France-Presse. Washington, United States | Updated at 10:26am on August 01, 2019

    Huawei remained the number two global smartphone vendor in the past quarter despite tough US sanctions imposed on the Chinese technology giant, market trackers said...

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    US approves sales to support Pakistan’s F-16s

    Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 12:00am on July 28, 2019

    Washington on Friday approved $125 million worth of support for Pakistan’s F-16 warplanes, and also $670 worth of support for India’s C-17 transport planes. Approval...

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    US to resume federal executions, lethal injection protocol

    Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 02:41pm on July 26, 2019

    The US government will resume its use of capital punishment after a 16-year hiatus and has set execution dates for five convicted murderers, attorney general...

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    US govt to resume death penalty executions after 16-year break

    Agence France-Presse. Washington, United States | Updated at 09:32pm on July 25, 2019

    The US federal government will resume its use of capital punishment after a 16-year hiatus and have set execution dates for five convicted murderers, US...

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