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Trump has tried to take credit for the laughter that ensued when he claimed he "has accomplished more than nearly any administration in the history of our country". "The European Union is strong on rhetoric and weak on follow-through", he told the United Against a Nuclear Iran campaign. Meanwhile, ahead of Mr.
  • Russian Federation to supply Syria with missile system

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    The move comes to "increase safety" of Russian military fighting in Syria. The plane was shot down by a Syrian missile, but Russia faulted Israel for the crash because an Israeli fighter jet allegedly had used the Russian plane as a screen against Syria's air defenses.
  • Iran warns UAE over 'offensive remarks' on Ahvaz attack

    Iran warns UAE over 'offensive remarks' on Ahvaz attack

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    Iranian officials have accused USA allies in the region of being behind a deadly attack on a military parade in the southwest of the country that left 29 people dead and dozens wounded amid claims of responsibility by two groups - an ethnic Arab separatist group and the extremist group Islamic State (IS).
  • Canterbury MP Rosie Duffield says anti-Semitic Labour party members should visit Auschwitz

    Canterbury MP Rosie Duffield says anti-Semitic Labour party members should visit Auschwitz

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    The leader of the Labour party, Jeremy Corbyn , was in attendance at Anfield for Liverpool's game against Southampton on Saturday and he laid a wreath at the Hillsborough memorial. The support of the main opposition party would be a major boost to campaigners for a second vote on Brexit. According to reports from the closed room, some delegates were opposed to the plan, and others wanted a halfway house allowing a new referendum as a possibility but only if there had not been an election.
  • Six militaires blessés dans une explosion au bois de Vincennes — Paris

    Six militaires blessés dans une explosion au bois de Vincennes — Paris

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    Deux des soldats, grièvement blessés, ont été évacués vers l'hôpital militaire de Percy à Clamart (Hauts-de-Seine), où ils ont été admis en "urgence absolue ". "Deux déflagrations ont retenti au moment où ils s'approchaient pour venir en aide à d'éventuelles victimes". L'incendie en question s'est déclaré dans un campement de fortune où une explosion s'est produite en blessant les six militaires voulant porter secourir.
  • Strasbourg : aucune trace de Sophie Le Tan, malgré de nouvelles battues citoyennes

    Strasbourg : aucune trace de Sophie Le Tan, malgré de nouvelles battues citoyennes

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    Sophie Le Tan n'a plus donné signe de vie depuis le 7 septembre, alors qu'elle avait un rendez-vous pour visiter un appartement. Au total, une cinquantaine d'enquêteurs de la PJ de Strasbourg participent aux investigations. "Je n'ai pas le souvenir de quelqu'un de froid et de glacial", a-t-il ainsi déclaré à franceinfo . Selon les Dernières Nouvelles d'Alsace , Reiser a ainsi été appréhendé en 2016 à l'intérieur de la clinique de Hoenheim par des agents de sécurité que le ...
  • Un attentat contre un défilé militaire fait plusieurs morts — Iran

    Un attentat contre un défilé militaire fait plusieurs morts — Iran

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    Téhéran accuse un " régime étranger " soutenu par Washington d'être derrière l'attentat. L'attaque, qui a eu lieu vers 09h00, a été menée à Ahvaz, la capitale du Khouzestan, peuplé majoritairement d'Arabes. Il a également estimé que les assaillants avaient été " nourris par l'Arabie saoudite ". Il s'agissait de la première attaque meurtrière à Téhéran à être revendiquée par l'Etat islamique.
  • Death toll rises after ferry sinks on Tanzania lake

    Death toll rises after ferry sinks on Tanzania lake

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    It's unknown how many people were on the MV Nyerere but the ferry was especially busy on Thursday because it was market day in Bugolora, on Ukerewe Island. "We try to make calls to friends, relatives", a local guide, Paschal Phares, told the AP. Sebastian John, a teacher, said such tragedies had become part of life for those living on the lake.
  • Le naufrage d’un ferry fait au moins 40 morts en Tanzanie

    Le naufrage d’un ferry fait au moins 40 morts en Tanzanie

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    Le gouverneur régional John Mongella avait fait état dans la soirée de ce jeudi d'un bilan de 44 morts. Vendredi matin, les recherches des équipes de secours, interrompues la nuit, avaient repris leur macabre travail, la télévision publique estimant: "les chances de trouver des survivants sont quasi-nulles".
  • North Carolina floods prevent inspectors from studying environmental harm

    North Carolina floods prevent inspectors from studying environmental harm

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    The 47-year-old coal ash pond is separated from the Cape Fear River by Sutton Lake, a public fishing lake used as a source of water to cool a coal-burning power plant that was shut down in 2013. Coal ash collects at the bottom of basins, making it hard to determine when ash escapes from a site. At a different power plant near Goldsboro, three old coal-ash dumps capped with soil were inundated by the Neuse River.
  • Trump Orders Declassification Of Key Russia Docs, Text Messages

    Trump Orders Declassification Of Key Russia Docs, Text Messages

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    The president also made the decision as he dealt with a separate firestorm surrounding his Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, and a sexual assault allegation. The material involving Page amounts to 412 pages of documents, comprising an October 2016 bureau application to the secretive Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court for a warrant to monitor Page's communications for three months, and applications to extend the monitoring for three subsequent 90-day periods.
  • Man arrested in DC stabbing of woman from Greenacres

    Man arrested in DC stabbing of woman from Greenacres

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    He said police will probe whether Crawford has any mental health of substance abuse issues. Authorities have labeled the murder both unexplained and brutal. "This is a woman who should have been going to work today". Martinez' death came just a week after she announced she was engaged, her family said in a statement to local news outlets.
  • Kavanaugh's prep school pal: Ford's wrong, I was never at party

    Kavanaugh's prep school pal: Ford's wrong, I was never at party

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    Debra Katz, a lawyer representing Ford, said in television interviews on Monday that the professor would be willing to testify and called the alleged incident "attempted rape". Sen. Dianne Feinstein , the top Democrat on the Judiciary Committee who was first informed of Ford's accusation in July when the woman requested anonymity, denounced Republicans' efforts to limit the hearing to two witnesses .