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The Champaign News-Gazette
Turkish legislators closer to trial despite parliament brawlANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish parliamentary committee has approved a contenti
Turkish legislators closer to trial despite parliament brawl
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 minutes ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish parliamentary committee has approved a contentious ruling-party proposal to strip legislators of their immunity from prosecution despite punches being thrown and water bottles hurled during the debate. The proposed... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tories' Trade Union Bill is bad for workers and bad for businessand when we next form a Government, we will repeal it. The Tory Party has rece
Tories' Trade Union Bill is bad for workers and bad for business
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 minutes ago
and when we next form a Government, we will repeal it. The Tory Party has recently tried to rebrand themselves as the real workers’ party. The Trade Union Bill blows this claim out of the water. Trade unions are an essential part of our modern... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Olympic flame arrives in crisis-hit BrazilBRASíLIA - Embattled President Dilma Rousseff greeted the Olympic flame in Braz
Olympic flame arrives in crisis-hit Brazil
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted an hour ago
BRASíLIA - Embattled President Dilma Rousseff greeted the Olympic flame in Brazil on Tuesday, promising not to allow a raging political crisis, in which she could be suspended within days, to ruin the Rio Games. Brazilian volleyball player Fabiana... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Goals clear - but details secret - for North Korean congressTOKYO — North Korea, the world’s last great master of Cold War-era spectacle, i
Goals clear - but details secret - for North Korean congress
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted an hour ago
TOKYO — North Korea, the world’s last great master of Cold War-era spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week. What exactly is in store during the congress, which opens Friday... Read more
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DW
Olympic flame lands in Brazil as Rousseff impeachment draws closer |The Olympic flame arrived Tuesday in the Brazilian capital Brasilia, carried by
Olympic flame lands in Brazil as Rousseff impeachment draws closer |
DW / Posted an hour ago
The Olympic flame arrived Tuesday in the Brazilian capital Brasilia, carried by Carlos Nuzman, president of the Rio 2016 Organizing Committee (photo). It was sent from the ancient Greek site of Olympia via Switzerland on a TAM jetliner escorted by... Read more
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FOX News
Turkish lawmakers brawl over controversial immunity proposalANKARA, Turkey – Punches were thrown and water bottles were hurled, but a Turki
Turkish lawmakers brawl over controversial immunity proposal
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
ANKARA, Turkey – Punches were thrown and water bottles were hurled, but a Turkish parliamentary committee has approved a contentious ruling-party proposal to strip legislators of their immunity from prosecution. The proposed constitutional... Read more
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International Business Times
Video captures mass brawl between Erdogan's deputies and Kurd representatives in Turkish Assembly Another session on the potential lifting of legal immunity for parliamentarians
Video captures mass brawl between Erdogan's deputies and Kurd representatives in Turkish Assembly
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Another session on the potential lifting of legal immunity for parliamentarians descended into fighting between legislators from the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP) on 2 May. The meeting... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
World in Brief at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, May 3 Published: May 3, 2016 6:00 AM Ted Cruz desperately seeks to stop Donald Trum
World in Brief at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, May 3
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 hours ago
Published: May 3, 2016 6:00 AM Ted Cruz desperately seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indiana INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Republican Ted Cruz faces a high-stakes test for his slumping presidential campaign in... Read more
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SKY News
Brawl Erupts As Turkish MPs Debate Law ChangeMembers of the Turkish parliament have traded blows over plans to strip parliam
Brawl Erupts As Turkish MPs Debate Law Change
SKY News / Posted 5 hours ago
Members of the Turkish parliament have traded blows over plans to strip parliamentarians of their legal immunity. Footage of the brawl, filmed by a deputy of the Republican People's Party (CHP), shows MPs throwing punches and bottles at each... Read more
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express
NUCLEAR WARNING: North Korea could conduct tests THIS WEEK during party congress NORTH Korea could conduct a nuclear test this week during its first ruling pa
NUCLEAR WARNING: North Korea could conduct tests THIS WEEK during party congress
express / Posted 5 hours ago
NORTH Korea could conduct a nuclear test this week during its first ruling party congress in 36 years, South Korea has warned. Kim Jong-un is keen to prove to the... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear testThe isolated North has conducted a series of weapons tests, including three fai
North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear test
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 hours ago
The isolated North has conducted a series of weapons tests, including three failed launches of an intermediate-range missile, in the run-up to the Workers' Party congress starting in Pyongyang on Friday. North Korea's young leader Kim Jong Un has... Read more
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DW
Alternative media on the rise in Turkey |Reporters Without Borders placed Turkey - where more than 30 journalists are cu
Alternative media on the rise in Turkey |
DW / Posted 5 hours ago
Reporters Without Borders placed Turkey - where more than 30 journalists are currently under arrest - 151st on a list of 180 countries in its new World Press Freedom Index. While dozens of journalists that criticize Turkey's ruling Justice and... Read more
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The Star
Turkish warplanes hit PKK targets in northern Iraq, killing 18 - military sourcesANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish warplanes hit targets belonging to the Kurdistan Wor
Turkish warplanes hit PKK targets in northern Iraq, killing 18 - military sources
The Star / Posted 6 hours ago
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish warplanes hit targets belonging to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in northern Iraq on Monday evening, killing 18 militants, military sources said on Tuesday. They said the warplanes struck targets in the Qandil... Read more
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Rappler
Olympic torch to land in middle of Brazil crisisBrazilian President Dilma Rousseff at Planalto Palace in Brasilia, on April 29,
Olympic torch to land in middle of Brazil crisis
Rappler / Posted 6 hours ago
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff at Planalto Palace in Brasilia, on April 29, 2016. Evaristo Sa/AFP BRASÍLIA, Brazil – Brazil's Dilma Rousseff greets the Olympic flame on Tuesday, May 3, in what could be her last big public appearance as president... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
North Korea ramps up security ahead of national congresspariah state’s supreme leader, takes no chances in the tense run-up to this wee
North Korea ramps up security ahead of national congress
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 hours ago
pariah state’s supreme leader, takes no chances in the tense run-up to this week’s first national congress of the ruling Workers’ party for 36 years. Travel to and from Pyongyang has been halted, spot checks are being carried out at hotels and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clearIn this Oct. 10, 1980 photo provided by the Korea News Service (KNS), delegates
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clear
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
In this Oct. 10, 1980 photo provided by the Korea News Service (KNS), delegates attend a convention of North Korea's Workers' Party in Pyongyang, North Korea. North Korea, the world’s last great master of socialist spectacle, is likely to deliver a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Brazil’s opposition leader faces possible probeSao Paulo - Brazil's top prosecutor asked the Supreme Court to open an investig
Brazil’s opposition leader faces possible probe
iol.co.za / Posted 6 hours ago
Sao Paulo - Brazil's top prosecutor asked the Supreme Court to open an investigation on opposition Senator Aecio Neves on Monday as a vast corruption probe ensnares more politicians. Neves, who narrowly lost the 2014 election to President Dilma... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clearIn this October 1980 photo provided by the Korea News Service (KNS), then North
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clear
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
In this October 1980 photo provided by the Korea News Service (KNS), then North Korean leader Kim Il Sung, center, and his son Kim Jong Il, left, talk about the preparation for the convention of North Korea's Workers' Party in Pyongyang, North Korea.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Seoul ‘on alert’ for North Korea nuke testout the nuclear test on cue. There has been speculation that Pyongyang may con
Seoul ‘on alert’ for North Korea nuke test
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
out the nuclear test on cue. There has been speculation that Pyongyang may conduct a nuclear test ahead of its ruling Workers’ Party of Korea congress on Friday. Han said that it has been confirmed that the North currently has 40 kilograms of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Moment when shocking brawl sees Turkish MPs launch kicks & punches at each otherThis shocking video shows what happened when a discussion on changes to the Tur
Moment when shocking brawl sees Turkish MPs launch kicks & punches at each other
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
This shocking video shows what happened when a discussion on changes to the Turkish constitution boiled over into a punch up. The discussion which raised temperatures is about plans to strip MPs of their immunity from prosecution. As well as... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
PM urges readiness against N. Korea's possible provocationsSEOUL, May 3 (Yonhap) -- Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn on Tuesday urged the mili
PM urges readiness against N. Korea's possible provocations
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 7 hours ago
SEOUL, May 3 (Yonhap) -- Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn on Tuesday urged the military to beef up readiness against possible North Korean provocations amid speculation that the regime could carry out another nuclear test later this week. "The military... Read more
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Brisbane Times
It's party time as North Korea holds Workers' Party congress in PyongyangSeoul: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to i
It's party time as North Korea holds Workers' Party congress in Pyongyang
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Seoul: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its first ruling party congress in 36 years, state media reported on Tuesday, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear test before or... Read more
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Denver Post
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clearTOKYO (AP) — North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle,
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clear
Denver Post / Posted 8 hours ago
TOKYO (AP) — North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week. What exactly is in store during the congress, which opens... Read more
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Mashable
Mass brawl erupts in Turkish parliament over constitutional amendmentA mass brawl broke out in Turkey between legislators from the ruling Justice an
Mass brawl erupts in Turkish parliament over constitutional amendment
Mashable / Posted 8 hours ago
A mass brawl broke out in Turkey between legislators from the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP), with people throwing bottles of water and punches at each other. The row revolved around a... Read more
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WA Today
It's party time as North Korea holds Workers' Party congress in PyongyangSeoul: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to i
It's party time as North Korea holds Workers' Party congress in Pyongyang
WA Today / Posted 8 hours ago
Seoul: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its first ruling party congress in 36 years, state media reported on Tuesday, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear test before or... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clearTOKYO (AP) � North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle,
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clear
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 hours ago
TOKYO (AP) � North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week. What exactly is in store during the congress, which opens... Read more
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The Age
It's party time as North Korea holds Workers' Party congress in PyongyangSeoul: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to i
It's party time as North Korea holds Workers' Party congress in Pyongyang
The Age / Posted 8 hours ago
Seoul: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its first ruling party congress in 36 years, state media reported on Tuesday, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear test before or... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
It's party time as North Korea holds Workers' Party congress in PyongyangSeoul: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to i
It's party time as North Korea holds Workers' Party congress in Pyongyang
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Seoul: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its first ruling party congress in 36 years, state media reported on Tuesday, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear test before or... Read more
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Salon.com
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clearTOKYO (AP) — North Korea, the world’s last great master of socialist spectacle,
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clear
Salon.com / Posted 8 hours ago
TOKYO (AP) — North Korea, the world’s last great master of socialist spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week. What exactly is in store during the congress, which opens... Read more
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CTV News
Details of North Korea party congress remain murkyTOKYO -- North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle, is
Details of North Korea party congress remain murky
CTV News / Posted 8 hours ago
TOKYO -- North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week. What exactly is in store during the congress, which opens Friday... Read more
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Daily Herald
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clearTOKYO -- North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle, is
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clear
Daily Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
TOKYO -- North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week. What exactly is in store during the congress, which opens Friday... Read more
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dna
North Korea's Pyongyang gears up for congress; South fears nuclear testNorth Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its firs
North Korea's Pyongyang gears up for congress; South fears nuclear test
dna / Posted 8 hours ago
North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its first ruling party congress in 36 years, state media reported on Tuesday, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear test before or during... Read more
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Boston Herald
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clearTOKYO — North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle, is l
Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clear
Boston Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
TOKYO — North Korea, the world's last great master of socialist spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week. What exactly is in store during the congress, which opens Friday... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
After brawl, Turkish parliament committee votes to lift lawmakers' immunityANKARA: A Turkish parliamentary committee approved late on Monday a bill that s
After brawl, Turkish parliament committee votes to lift lawmakers' immunity
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 hours ago
ANKARA: A Turkish parliamentary committee approved late on Monday a bill that strips deputies of immunity from prosecution, paving the way for legislation that members of the pro-Kurdish opposition say is designed to target them and suppress... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Two Turkish soldiers, five Kurdish militants killed in attackISTANBUL: Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants armed with rocket launchers a
Two Turkish soldiers, five Kurdish militants killed in attack
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 hours ago
ISTANBUL: Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants armed with rocket launchers and rifles attacked a military outpost in southeast Turkey, triggering a clash in which two Turkish soldiers and five PKK fighters were killed, the military said on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Olympic torch to land in middle of Brazil crisiswas tortured by the military dictatorship in the 1970s, is widely assumed to be
Olympic torch to land in middle of Brazil crisis
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 hours ago
was tortured by the military dictatorship in the 1970s, is widely assumed to be nearing the end of the road. However, her Workers’ Party, which has dominated and transformed the country since 2003, is still fighting to prevent impeachment from... Read more
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The Star
Two Turkish soldiers, five Kurdish militants killed in attackISTANBUL (Reuters) - Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants armed with rocket
Two Turkish soldiers, five Kurdish militants killed in attack
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants armed with rocket launchers and rifles attacked a military outpost in southeast Turkey, triggering a clash in which two Turkish soldiers and five PKK fighters were killed, the military said... Read more
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The Star
After brawl, Turkish parliament committee votes to lift lawmakers' immunityANKARA (Reuters) - A Turkish parliamentary committee approved late on Monday a
After brawl, Turkish parliament committee votes to lift lawmakers' immunity
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
ANKARA (Reuters) - A Turkish parliamentary committee approved late on Monday a bill that strips deputies of immunity from prosecution, paving the way for legislation that members of the pro-Kurdish opposition say is designed to target them and... Read more
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Canberra Times
It's party time as North Korea holds Workers' Party congress in PyongyangSeoul: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to i
It's party time as North Korea holds Workers' Party congress in Pyongyang
Canberra Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Seoul: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its first ruling party congress in 36 years, state media reported on Tuesday, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear test before or... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Seoul warns of additional N. Korean nuclear test ahead of party congress(ATTN: ADDS more info in last 4 paras) SEOUL, May 3 (Yonhap) -- North Korea co
Seoul warns of additional N. Korean nuclear test ahead of party congress
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 9 hours ago
(ATTN: ADDS more info in last 4 paras) SEOUL, May 3 (Yonhap) -- North Korea could opt to carry out another nuclear test ahead of the country's rare ruling party congress set for later this week as it has completed all preparations at its Punggye-ri... Read more
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Reuters
Two Turkish soldiers, five Kurdish militants killed in attackISTANBUL Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants armed with rocket launchers an
Two Turkish soldiers, five Kurdish militants killed in attack
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
ISTANBUL Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants armed with rocket launchers and rifles attacked a military outpost in southeast Turkey, triggering a clash in which two Turkish soldiers and five PKK fighters were killed, the military said on... Read more
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Swissinfo
Two Turkish soldiers, five Kurdish militants killed in attackISTANBUL (Reuters) - Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants armed with rocket
Two Turkish soldiers, five Kurdish militants killed in attack
Swissinfo / Posted 9 hours ago
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants armed with rocket launchers and rifles attacked a military outpost in southeast Turkey, triggering a clash in which two Turkish soldiers and five PKK fighters were killed, the military said... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear testSEOUL: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to i
North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear test
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 hours ago
SEOUL: North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its first ruling party congress in 36 years, state media reported on Tuesday, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear test before or... Read more
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The Star
North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear testSEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the c
North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear test
The Star / Posted 10 hours ago
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its first ruling party congress in 36 years, state media reported on Tuesday, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear test... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Turkey and US-led coalition pound IS group in SyriaISTANBUL (AP) - The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and dr
Turkey and US-led coalition pound IS group in Syria
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 10 hours ago
ISTANBUL (AP) - The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and drone attacks by the U.S.-led coalition have struck Islamic State positions in Syria and killed a total of 63 militants. The state-owned Anadolu Agency said the strikes... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Turkey and US-led coalition pound IS group in SyriaISTANBUL (AP) - The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and dr
Turkey and US-led coalition pound IS group in Syria
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 10 hours ago
ISTANBUL (AP) - The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and drone attacks by the U.S.-led coalition have struck Islamic State positions in Syria and killed a total of 63 militants. The state-owned Anadolu Agency said the strikes... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Turkey and US-led coalition pound IS group in SyriaISTANBUL (AP) - The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and dr
Turkey and US-led coalition pound IS group in Syria
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 10 hours ago
ISTANBUL (AP) - The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and drone attacks by the U.S.-led coalition have struck Islamic State positions in Syria and killed a total of 63 militants. The state-owned Anadolu Agency said the strikes... Read more
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Swissinfo
North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear testSEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the c
North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear test
Swissinfo / Posted 10 hours ago
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has started welcoming delegates from around the country to its first ruling party congress in 36 years, state media reported on Tuesday, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear test... Read more
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Reuters
North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear testNorth Korean leader Kim Jong Un gives field guidance during his visit to the ne
North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear test
Reuters / Posted 10 hours ago
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un gives field guidance during his visit to the newly built Mindulle Notebook Factory in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on April 19, 2016. KCNA/ via SEOUL... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Turkey and US-led coalition pound IS group in SyriaISTANBUL (AP) - The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and dr
Turkey and US-led coalition pound IS group in Syria
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 10 hours ago
ISTANBUL (AP) - The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and drone attacks by the U.S.-led coalition have struck Islamic State positions in Syria and killed a total of 63 militants. The state-owned Anadolu Agency said the strikes... Read more
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