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    Winning war is no better than losing one

    Vijay Prashad | Updated at 12:00am on September 19, 2020

    US PRESIDENT Donald Trump and his ‘war council’ — led by secretary of state Mike Pompeo — have amplified their aggression against China. What began...

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    Trump will not attend UN General Assembly in person

    Agence France-Presse .Washington | Updated at 10:37am on September 18, 2020

    The United States president Donald Trump will not attend next week’s UN General Assembly gathering in person, his chief of staff told journalists aboard Air...

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    Hurricane Sally drenches US southeast

    Agence France-Presse. Pensacola | Updated at 11:09am on September 17, 2020

    Tropical Storm Sally downed trees, flooded streets and homes and knocked out power, reportedly killing one person, as the former hurricane pounded the US southeast...

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    Amazon to hire 1,00,000 people across US, Canada

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:41pm on September 14, 2020

    Online giant Amazon on Monday announced it would create 1,00,000 new jobs in the United States and Canada as it opens 100 new facilities in...

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    US, Iran battle over sanctions at world court

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 10:27pm on September 14, 2020

    The United States and Iran will face off at the UN’s top court on Monday in the latest round of a battle over sanctions on...

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    Fourteen martyrs in the struggle against racist terror and Trumpism-fascism

    Paul Street | Updated at 12:00am on September 15, 2020

    THE wannabe fascist dictator Donald Trump, his personal attorney general William Barr, and the rest of the broader right-wing United States political and propaganda machine...

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    US Embassy starts accepting applications for nonimmigrant visas

    United News of Bangladesh .Dhaka | Updated at 10:11am on September 14, 2020

    The US Embassy in Dhaka is now accepting applications to renew certain classifications of nonimmigrant visas. Returning students and certain other categories of nonimmigrants who...

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    US man, accused of killing Philippines woman, pardoned, deported

    Agence France-Presse . Manila, Philippines | Updated at 02:11pm on September 13, 2020

    A United States marine convicted of killing a transgender woman in the Philippines was deported on Sunday after being pardoned by president Rodrigo Duterte...

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    The US is borrowing its way to fascism

    Richard Wolff | Updated at 11:16am on September 13, 2020

    Viewing the GOP convention seemed a little like binge-watching the last several years’ parade of none-too-subtle signs of incipient fascism. We saw extreme nationalism, scapegoating...

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    UN, US envoys hail first custodial death verdict

    United News of Bangladesh.Dhaka | Updated at 10:28am on September 13, 2020

    The United Nations resident coordinator in Dhaka Mia Seppo and the United States ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller had appreciated the first sentencing under...