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    Pig organs fly in Taiwan parliament

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 08:35pm on November 29, 2020

    Opposition lawmakers hurled pig organs inside Taiwan’s parliament on Friday to protest the government’s decision to ease restrictions on pork imports from the United States....

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    Trump loses another election court challenge

    Agence France-Presse .Washington | Updated at 10:01am on November 29, 2020

    The US state of Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court dismissed another legal challenge to the election by supporters of president Donald Trump on Saturday, further reducing his...

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    Iran accuses Israel of assassinating scientist

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 02:42pm on November 28, 2020

    Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani Saturday accused arch-foe Israel of acting as a ‘mercenary’ for the US and seeking to create chaos, blaming it for the...

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    Trump’s appeal regarding Pennsylvania race rejected by court

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:07am on November 28, 2020

    A federal appeals court on Friday flatly dismissed President Donald Trump’s claim that the election was unfair and refused to freeze Joe Biden’s win in...

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    Deported Mexican migrants hope for the best under new president

    Agence France-Presse . Mexico City | Updated at 10:13am on November 28, 2020

    Mauricio Lopez was deported to Mexico after spending most of his life in the United States. Now he hoped against the odds that Joe Biden’s...

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    Trump to leave White House if Biden victory is confirmed

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:01am on November 27, 2020

    President Donald Trump said Thursday for the first time that he would leave the White House if Joe Biden is officially confirmed the winner of...

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     Biden presents security and foreign policy team

    Agence France-Presse .Wilmington | Updated at 11:03am on November 25, 2020

    President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday introduced a slate of veteran diplomats and policy-makers who will make up his national security and foreign policy team, saying:...

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    Trump planning to pardon ex-aide Flynn: reports 

    Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 10:42am on November 25, 2020

    US President Donald Trump plans to pardon his former national security advisor Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty in 2017 to lying to the FBI over...

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    US offers free online course for English language skills

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 10:31am on November 25, 2020

    The US Department of State is sponsoring a free Massive Online Open Cours for non-native English speakers interested in improving their English language skills, and...

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    Trump finally agrees to Biden transition but still not conceding

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 09:36am on November 24, 2020

    President Donald Trump came his closest yet to admitting election defeat Monday after the government agency meant to ease Joe Biden’s transition into the White...