Nicaraguan police surround, attack anti-government stronghold
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Nicaraguan police surround, attack anti-government stronghold

Pick-up trucks filled with heavily armed police ride around the Monimbo neighborhood of Masaya, Nicaragua, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. The Police and pro-government militias laid siege to and…

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Robert Mueller seeks immunity for five witnesses in Manafort case
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Robert Mueller seeks immunity for five witnesses in Manafort case

Special Counsel Robert Mueller departs Capitol Hill following a closed door meeting in Washington. (Source: AP) The special counsel in the Russia investigation is seeking immunity for five…

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Had a very good meeting with Putin, more in the offing: Trump
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Had a very good meeting with Putin, more in the offing: Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Russian President Vladimir Putin leave a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.…

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Syrian rebels, Iran reach deal to evacuate villages: report
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Syrian rebels, Iran reach deal to evacuate villages: report

Smoke following an explosion in Syria. Syrian rebels and Iranian-backed negotiators have reached a deal to evacuate thousands of people from two rebel-besieged Shi’ite villages. (Reuters/Ronen Zvulun/File) Syrian rebels…

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‘Excited to get past this nightmare’: Immigrant children describe hunger, cold in detention
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‘Excited to get past this nightmare’: Immigrant children describe hunger, cold in detention

File – In this June 23, 2018, file photo, an immigrant child looks out from a U.S. Border Patrol bus leaving as protesters block the street outside the…

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Donald Trump backs down under fire, says mispoke on Russia meddling
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Donald Trump backs down under fire, says mispoke on Russia meddling

U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Russian President Vladimir Putin leave a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland (AP) Blistered by bipartisan…

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Donald Trump says NATO is better funded “only because of me”
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Donald Trump says NATO is better funded “only because of me”

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is better-funded “only because of me,” said Trump in a tweet. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Analysis: US President Donald Trump’s summit performance widely panned…

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Iran files complaint with ICJ against US over renewed sanctions
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Iran files complaint with ICJ against US over renewed sanctions

“Iran is committed to the rule of law in the face of US contempt for diplomacy legal obligations..,” Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote on Twitter. (Source:…

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Russian establishment chalks up Trump summit as a win for Vladimir Putin
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Russian establishment chalks up Trump summit as a win for Vladimir Putin

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin speaks during an interview with Fox News after a meeting with US President Donald Trump in Helsinki. (Source: Reuters)  Explained Snippets | The Putin…

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Islamic State fighters kill at least 15 Taliban in Afghanistan
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Islamic State fighters kill at least 15 Taliban in Afghanistan

Northern Afghanistan has become one of the main areas of Islamic State activity in Afghanistan. (Representational) Islamic State fighters attacked the house of a Taliban commander in the…

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