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President Trump "has warned that such an attack would be a reckless escalation of an already tragic conflict and would risk the lives of hundreds of thousands of people", the administration said. Seized from government forces in 2015, Idlib and surrounding areas form the last major swath of territory still in rebel hands. Tuesday's bombardment hit several areas held by the jihadist-led Hayat Tahrir al-Sham alliance, among them the large town of Jisr al-Shughur, but also areas held by rival ...
  • Russia accuses Syrian rebels of preparing Idlib chemical attack

    Russia accuses Syrian rebels of preparing Idlib chemical attack

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    Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov said in a statement that the jihadist group is "preparing another provocation of the "use of chemical weapons " by Syrian government forces against the peaceful population of the Idlib province". In remarks apparently targeting the United States and Turkey on Wednesday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that any foreign troops in Syria without Damascus' invitation must leave.
  • Iran's presence in Syria at Damascus' request

    Iran's presence in Syria at Damascus' request

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    But Russia is accusing US-linked forces of secretly conducting these same attacks. MoD further claimed that the chemical weapons attack will be used as a pretext to strike Syrian targets by the US-led coalition operating in the region. Hatami also met with Syrian Defence Minister Ali Abdullah Ayoub and discussed the latest situation with "takfiri groups", he said at a news conference in Damascus , according to the Iranian Students' News Agency (ISNA).
  • Endorsed gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis prevails in Florida GOP primary

    Endorsed gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis prevails in Florida GOP primary

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    In the biggest surprise of Tuesday evening's primaries, Gwen Graham, the frontrunner to become the Democratic nominee for Florida's governor, lost out to the more progressive challenger Andrew Gillum . Some of the other primary contests 10News will be monitoring closely tonight include the races for governor, U.S. House and attorney general. "He's doing things the way I like", Parke said.
  • Trump welcomes president of Kenya to the White House

    Trump welcomes president of Kenya to the White House

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    Trump told more than 100 Christian leaders the election - where Democrats hold an edge in the generic ballot according to opinion polls - was a referendum 'on your religion'. Jeffress on Fox News Monday night backed Trump's policies -though he said his group doesn't support 'extramarital affairs'. "We have lots of pictures and lots of people that tell me how attractive your country is".
  • British-Iranian aid worker returns to jail after temporary release: husband

    British-Iranian aid worker returns to jail after temporary release: husband

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    Her lawyer was hoping to come to an arrangement with prosecutors to have her furlough extended - and there was hope it would prove a successful pursuit. Richard Ratcliffe had hoped the three-day leave would lead to permanent freedom for his wife, Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe. In relation to Hunt, Ratcliffe said: "He's been great in that sense: he's been clear and critical and he's said "listen, she's innocent and she shouldn't be in prison, her treatment has been appalling", and all the things ...
  • What we know about Jacksonville shooting suspect

    What we know about Jacksonville shooting suspect

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    Eleven others were injured during the shooting, before the alleged gunman killed himself. Katz reportedly died of self-inflicted gunshot wounds . They also are speaking with his parents, who the FBI said have been cooperating with the investigation.
  • South Africa's ANC withdraws land expropriation bill passed in 2016

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    Talking to journalists on board RAF Voyager on Tuesday morning, Mrs May reiterated that she believed a no-deal Brexit was still better than a bad deal - adding no-deal "wouldn't be the end of the world". UK direct investment in Africa was £42.7bn in 2016, compared to £44.3bn from the USA, £38bn from France and £31bn from China, according to data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.
  • Trump won't attend funerals, memorials for John McCain

    Trump won't attend funerals, memorials for John McCain

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    One of John McCain's former captors in Vietnam offered his condolences to the former senator's family and praised his resilience, the Viet Nam News reported on Sunday. Duyet added that following McCain's release, when he became a US Senator, "he and Senator John Kerry greatly contributed to promote Vietnam-US relations, so I was very fond of him".
  • Pakistan disputes USA account of Pompeo-Khan phone call

    Pakistan disputes USA account of Pompeo-Khan phone call

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    The Trump Administration has been at loggerheads with Pakistan after the American president's New Year's tweet, accusing Pakistan of sheltering terrorists. He said the appointment of Azam Khan as principal staff officer of the prime minister was based on merit. "I can only say we stand by our readout ", she said.
  • YouTuber Causes Multiple Deaths in Tragic High-Speed Wrong-Way Crash

    YouTuber Causes Multiple Deaths in Tragic High-Speed Wrong-Way Crash

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    Trevor Heitmann , best known as OG McSkillet , has been identified as the driver of the McLaren 650S sports auto that ploughed into Aileen Pizarro , 43, and her daughter Aryana's Hyundai SUV. In December 2017, he uploaded a video about his auto, a black McLaren 650S which he said "beats just about every other super vehicle in a drag race".
  • Muslims congregate for Eid prayers as Zilhaj concludes

    Muslims congregate for Eid prayers as Zilhaj concludes

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    It will be celebrated on August 22 this year. Since that day, Muslims, all over the world, have been celebrating Eid-Al-Adha by sacrificing goats. What is the difference between Eid ul Adha and Eid ul Fitr? This festival is different to Eid ul Adha, because it marks the end of Ramadan.
  • Brief Korean reunions bring tears for separated families

    Brief Korean reunions bring tears for separated families

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    There were emotional scenes as the reunions took place in the North's Diamond Resort, as the rival Koreas step up reconciliation efforts. Park Hong-seo, 88, had hoped to see his older brother for the first time since 1946, when numerous family fled south to avoid communist rule.
  • Bodies found as floods recede in India's Kerala

    Bodies found as floods recede in India's Kerala

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    BMW has deployed special task force with certified technicians and service advisors to various service points across Kerala and has prioritised ordering all necessary spare parts. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said the priority now was to provide clean drinking water and restore power supplies to the state of 33 million people.
  • Putin attends wedding of Austrian foreign minister

    Putin attends wedding of Austrian foreign minister

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    Putin stressing the priority should be helping Syrian refugees return to the country. Austria's Foreign Minister Karin Kneissl dances with Russia's President Vladimir Putin at her wedding in Gamlitz, Austria, August 18, 2018. During the Saturday media conference, Putin said the Nord Stream 2 is a " purely economic project " and does not mean the transit of gas through Ukraine will stop.
  • Pakistani lawmakers elect Imran Khan as new PM

    Pakistani lawmakers elect Imran Khan as new PM

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    Khan is scheduled to take oath tomorrow morning. Khan's election was only the second democratic transfer of power since Pakistan's 1947 independence, and came at a time when relations with on-off ally the United States are fraying over alleged Pakistani support for militants waging war in Afghanistan.
  • India’s three-time prime minister Vajpayee dies at 93

    India’s three-time prime minister Vajpayee dies at 93

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    Kidney tract infection, chest congestion and urine output being on the lower side are the medical complaints. Vajpayee cited Sonia Gandhi's as evidence of the Indian democracy's vibrancy, reported the Hindu . "Despite the best efforts, we have lost him today", AIIMS said in a statement. Modi's government presented Vajpayee as an icon, seeking inspiration from his political career and cashing in on his stature and popularity as a statesman acceptable across political divides.
  • Trump's military parade estimated to cost $92 million

    Trump's military parade estimated to cost $92 million

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    A Pentagon spokesman said Thursday that the parade originally was being planned for November 10, to honor veterans and to commemorate the centennial of World War I. Members of the Democratic party were similarly sceptical, with congressman Jim McGovern declaring it "an absurd waste of money" on Twitter and saying Mr Trump "acts more like dictator than president".
  • John Brennan's Security Clearance Revoked by Trump

    John Brennan's Security Clearance Revoked by Trump

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    When Mr. Trump addressed Ms. Newman as "that dog" in a tweet , Mr. Brennan replied it is "astounding how often you fail to live up to minimum standards of decency, civility and probity". The episode added to the sense that Trump's actions Wednesday were mainly created to distract from his attacks against Manigault Newman, whose new book calls Trump unfit for the presidency.
  • Koreas agree to hold new summit in Pyongyang in September

    Koreas agree to hold new summit in Pyongyang in September

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    They, however, did not unveil the date of the meeting. "The South, together with the North , reviewed the progress of implementing the Panmunjom Declaration , and discussed further methods to fulfill the Declaration in a honest manner", the two Koreas said in a joint statement, referring to an agreement signed by Moon and Kim during their first meeting in April.
  • Kerala Floods | Indian Air Force airlifts a person in flood affected Pathanamthitta

    Kerala Floods | Indian Air Force airlifts a person in flood affected Pathanamthitta

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    The total death toll in Kerala floods rose to 80 on Thursday. All 14 districts of the state are under red alert as heavy rain continued in many parts of the state. "Situation is really grave but we are managing things on a war footing. The neighbouring states have been helping us and we need their help in the future too", added the chief minister.
  • Twitter Temporarily Restricts InfoWars' Alex Jones Account

    Twitter Temporarily Restricts InfoWars' Alex Jones Account

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    He won't allow Twitter to be "subjective just to the whims of what we personally believe". But shortly after CNET exclusively reported on that situation , the company suspended Jones' Periscope account as well. Jones made the rifles remark after other statements, like "mainstream media is the enemy" and "now it's time to act on the enemy". Infowars still has a Twitter account.
  • Christine Hallquist becomes first transgender nominee for governor after winning primary

    Christine Hallquist becomes first transgender nominee for governor after winning primary

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    Sen. Bernie Sanders also scored an easy victory in Tuesday's Democratic primary. Write the Daily Beast : "Hallquist is a former energy company CEO who came out as a transgender woman in 2015 after living in Vermont since 1976". In Minnesota, a key battleground state, Republicans opted for the party's county commissioner Jeff Johnson in the governor primary. "I love Vermont because we look beyond these surface issues".
  • Donald Trump Tweet Trashes

    Donald Trump Tweet Trashes "Wacky" Book-Touring Omarosa : "Vicious, But Not Smart"

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    Kelly dismissed her involved a "threat" and shared an audio recording of Kelly she said she made in the Situation Room. But she gladly, spitefully, wrecked her husbands's directives to make him look foolish'. In her book, Manigault Newman paints an ugly picture of Donald Trump , including claiming there are tapes of him using the N-word during the filming of his The Apprentice reality TV series, which she co-starred on.
  • United States outlines plan to create national 'Space Force'

    United States outlines plan to create national 'Space Force'

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    Leaders of the Air Force , which now owns existing military operations regarding space, have argued that the service does not have the resources to support a separate space service. It will be the first of its kind since the Air Force was created in 1947. "Next February in the president's budget we will call on the Congress to marshal the resources we need to stand up the Space Force ".
  • Ocasio-Cortez stumps, fundraises across the nation - 8/8/2018 11:06:14 PM

    Ocasio-Cortez stumps, fundraises across the nation - 8/8/2018 11:06:14 PM

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    This new breed of Democrat does not sit favorably with conservatives in general, with numerous right-wing figures attacking Ocasio-Cortez on social media. Ron Estes in November. While not technically considered slander, it's a dirty trick that often influences the opinions of the less-than well-informed politically.
  • Zanu PF Confident Chamisa Has No Case After Election Challenge

    Zanu PF Confident Chamisa Has No Case After Election Challenge

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    Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) alliance moved to court on Friday, August 10, in a bid to overturn the presidential results, which was used to declare the victory of President Emmerson Mnangagwa . Mr Biti is the first senior opposition politician to be detained since Mr Mnangagwa took over from Mr Mugabe. He faced allegations of inciting the protests last week by proclaiming victory for the opposition.