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Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte 'happy' to kill addicts like Holocaust

Since Duterte's election in May, thousands of drugs suspects have been killed causing a wave of worldwide outrage at the extrajudicial killings. BBC also noted that Hitler is believed to have massacred close to 6 million Jews, as well as other minorities.

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Four stars inexplicably overlooked by Gareth Southgate for England

The man usually in charge of England's Under-21s had previously said he was not ready to manage the seniors even on a temporary basis but, having been persuaded to change his mind, he also set about tackling what he described as "an accusation that has been thrown at me for about 40 years", namely that he lacks the edge that most of the successful people in his profession usually have.

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ISIL targets Kurdish wedding in Syria

The observatory initially reported that the groom had been killed in the blast, but later survivors said both the bride and groom were alive and well. Turkey sent troops and tanks into Syria in August to help Syrian rebels re-take IS strongholds near the border and curb the advance of Syrian Kurdish militia, which Ankara accuses of links with Turkey's outlawed Kurdish rebels.

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Vice Presidential hopefuls debate tonight

Pence faces the bigger test. Trump may disdain traditional debate prep, but Kaine and Pence both have embraced the Scout motto: Be prepared. Even the likes of Pence's nephew, a recent law school graduate, is helping full time on the ticket's logistics and scheduling team out of Trump Tower.

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Full text - Pakistan is a terrorist state, sponsoring, financing militants

Mentioning how the PM glorified the deceased Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani. "But India has posed unacceptable preconditions to engage in a dialogue", he said . Criticising Sharif for glorifying a self-confessed militant, India said it "will not succumb to blackmail tactics of the Pakistan Government that seems eager to use terrorism as policy".

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United Nations chief welcomes India joining Paris climate deal

India's leadership builds on the continued strong political momentum from Paris for urgent global action on climate change. Following the delivery of ratification instruments, several world leaders praised India for its leadership in taking the steps.

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Hurricane Matthew makes landfall in Haiti

Winds are holding steady at 145 miles per hour right now and Matthew is expected to remain a Category 4 storm all the way through the Bahamas . "Some fluctuations in intensity are possible during the next couple of days, but Matthew is expected to remain a powerful hurricane through at least Wednesday night".

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Who do you think will win the vice presidential debate?

For Indiana Governor Mike Pence, participating in Tuesday night's vice presidential debate might as well be dubbed, "Mission: Impossible". Just 10 percent of the respondents said Tuesday night's debate will have a major impact when they cast their ballots in November.

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Saudi Arabia warns of 'consequences' over United States 9/11 law

It was passed by the Senate in May. "We want to make sure the 9/11 victims and their families had their day in court", Ryan said Thursday, according to The Hill . President Obama said the legislation allowing the lawsuit to proceed is a unsafe precedent that opens the U.S.to retaliatory litigation and could damage relations with Saudi Arabia.

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Congressional leaders concede changes should be made to 9/11 law Obama vetoed

The House of Representatives voted 348 to 77 to overrule the veto . Saudi Arabia has condemned a recently passed United States law allowing the families of the victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks to sue the Saudi government. The Obama administration warns that the bill opens the door for lawsuits against the U.S.in foreign courts, such as by families of those killed by USA troops in Iraq or Afghanistan.

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United Nations resumes Syria aid delivery after attack

Officials said they feared more dead were buried in the rubble. But frustration over recent developments, including the Syrian military's announcement of a new offensive in Aleppo , suggested that chances were slim for success. The attacks on Kilis were the first since Turkish-backed Syrian rebels swept into northern Syria last month to clear Sunni Islamist fighters from Turkey's southern border.

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Bill Clinton visits MI on Monday

Bill Clinton's speech mostly focused on economic issues, painting a hopeful picture for Michiganders and American workers under a Hillary Clinton administration. "Hillary Clinton's been calling me a bimbo for 19 years, as well as Paula [Jones] and Juanita [Broaddrick] and Gennifer [Flowers]", she told The Examiner.

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Turkey Suspends 12800 Police Officers From Duty

In a brief statement posted on its website, the Turkish police headquarters said those suspended were allegedly "in cohesion with or connected to" Gulen's movement. At least 369 had already been suspended from the ministry by early September, according to previous figures from the channel. Some 32,000 people, including soldiers and journalists, have been arrested.

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Syrian opposition hits out at world silence over Aleppo

After a contentious two-and-a-half hour meeting with colleagues in New York, Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said they would meet again Friday in a bid to find a way forward. The statement released jointly by 33 factions called on the government and Russian forces to halt airstrikes and lift sieges on opposition areas.

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Donald Trump, in Florida, calls Hillary Clinton 'candidate of yesterday'

But all that momentum Trump seemed to have came before an overwhelming 62 percent of all voters declared Clinton the runaway debate victor in a CNN/ORC poll. Almost 60 percent of likely voters have an unfavorable opinion of Trump. Monday's was watched by a record 84 million viewers and was billed as a rare prime-time opportunity for two unpopular candidates to convince millions of undecided voters to back them.

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Rafale fighter jet deal to be sealed with France on Friday

The BJP government has managed to save almost 750 million Euros as compared to the deal made during UPA regime, scrapped by PM Modi later. The Meteor has a "beyond visual range" of 150 km which means Rafale fighters can shoot at targets deep inside Pakistan without even crossing Indian borders.

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United States suspends talks with Russian Federation on ceasefire in Syria

In response to the United States suspension of the talks, Russian foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said: "We regret this decision by Washington". In Moscow, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova voiced regret about the US move and blamed Washington for the failure to persuade the moderate Syrian rebels it backs to cut ties with extremist groups.

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Phillipine president 'happy to slaughter' addicts like Hitler did Jews

The Philippine President has likened his national crackdown on drug crime to the Holocaust, saying he would be "happy" to kill as many addicts as Hitler slaughtered Jews. Several Jewish groups have spoken out about their outrage at Duterte's most recent comments. He again slammed those he accuses of meddling in his government's crackdown on drug traffickers, pushers and peddlers by saying, "U.S., European Union you can call me anything but I was never into or I am never into hypocrisy like ...

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India is over publicising 'surgical strikes', says former Home Minister

With the Indian Army effectively foiling the bid of the militants to enter an army camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district, defence expert Qamar Agha on Tuesday hailed the preparedness of the armed forces and said it showed it was fully geared to tackle any situation.

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Sullivan plays down West Ham crowd problems

Two of the three were arrested on suspicion of affray and the third on suspicion of assaulting a police officer. The were trailing to Cristhian Stuani's header when Payet picked up the ball out on the left and promptly beat half the Middlesbrough outfield players before slotting past goalkeeper Victor Valdes.

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Netanyahu says Israeli-US ties to remain strong regardless coming president

Netanyahu then met Clinton in the evening at the W Hotel in Union Square for 50 minutes. Mrs Clinton met privately with Netanyahu at the W Hotel in NY, where the Israeli leader has been attending the UN General Assembly. Clinton's campaign said she "underscored her support for the new U.S. -Israel Memorandum of Understanding and emphasized that as president she would continue to strengthen the defense and intelligence relationship and work closely with Israel to ensure Israel's Qualitative ...

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Indian PM slams Pakistan

India says the attackers were from a militant group based in Pakistan. The Prime Minister urged the people of Pakistan to ask their leaders why is it that Pakistan is exporting terrorists to the world, while India is exporting software. Prime Minister said Pakistan sponsored terrorism is also affecting India's neighbours such as Afghanistan and Bangladesh. On Friday (Sept 23), Pakistani Foreign Ministry spokesman Nafees Zakaria denied any Pakistani involvement in the attack.

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US service member killed by roadside bomb in Afghanistan

Gen. John Nicholson, commander of USA forces in Afghanistan, says the US remains committed to defeating the Islamic State Khorasan group, the IS affiliate in Afghanistan. Forces-Afghanistan said. USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces are working with Afghan partners to battle the Taliban and other groups.

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Philippines, US hold war games after Duterte tirades

Duterte has promised bounties for both police and civilians who kill drug suspects. The brash-speaking leader also has been hypersensitive to criticism over his anti-drug crackdown, which has left more than an estimated 3,000 suspected drug dealers and pushers dead in just three months, alarming the United Nations, the European Union, the USA and human rights watchdogs.

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UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd unveils programme to discourage immigrants

The comments by Mrs Rudd, a prominent campaigner for Britain staying in the European Union betray a split within the Tory cabinet over the idea, with the Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson promising to campaign for change just last month at a joint media conference with Foreign Minister Julie Bishop.

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China attaches importance to Pakistan's position on Kashmir: Keqiang

India has blamed the Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist group for the early morning attack on the sleeping soldiers. Nafees Zakaria said that over 110 Kashmiris have so far been martyred while over 10,000 injured. Syed Salahuddin said that Kashmir as a nation have been suffering immensely at the hands of India from past 70 years and particularly since July 8.

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Elementary school shooting victim to have superhero funeral

Upon hearing that young Jacob had succumbed to his injuries, John Buckland , who founded the Heroes 4 Higher organization in West Virginia, reached out to the Hall family to offer the use of his "specially-fitted" " Batmobile " for the child's memorial service.

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Hillary Clinton taunts Donald Trump over 'New York Times' tax expose

The Times said the size of the loss could have allowed Trump to avoid owing federal taxes for almost two decades, an assertion his campaign neither confirmed nor disputed. The Times immediately set about vetting the documents and hired tax experts to analyze them. "But Donald Trump holds his lead in OH and stays close in North Carolina while she retains her small margin in Pennsylvania ", he added .

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Pope Francis Appoints New Bishop of Arlington

Bishop Burbidge is holding a press conference in the Diocese of Arlington at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. Canon law requires bishops to submit their resignation to the pope at age 75. Diocese of Raleigh Director of Communications, Billy Atwell, says Bishop Burbidge has led the Raleigh Diocese for the past ten years and will officially start as the Bishop of the Diocese of Arlington on December 6, 2016.

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Will Fuller Blazes by Titans on Punt Return Touchdown

Fuller also had 81 yards receiving and a touchdown. After recording 10 sacks and 23 quarterback hits through the first three games of the season, the Texans dropped Mariota only once and hit him just four times. They failed to score any points and looked miserable in special teams play. He has forced 15 fumbles and recovered 13. Osweiler led Houston down the field on its first drive, finding tight end C.J.

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Clinton lands in Israel

Peres died from a stroke on Wednesday at the age of 93. Obama will lead a U.S. delegation to Peres' funeral on Friday, and former President Bill Clinton is also slated to attend. Peres gained worldwide fame - and a Nobel Peace Prize - as the architect of the historic Oslo interim peace accords with the Palestinians in the mid-1990s.

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'All lives matter' protester in gorilla suit interrupts Lions-Bears game

Howard's effectiveness in the running game helped the Bears to control the ball for more than 33 minutes. The Bears were planning to use a committee approach after letting Matt Forte go as a free agent following last season. I felt he was aggressive to get extra yards after the catch. Golden Tate's season of struggles sunk to new depths Sunday in a loss to the previously winless Chicago Bears.

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Sharif holds meetings with top civil and military leadership

The meeting was attended by Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Iqbal Zafar Jhagra, Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif; CM Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah, CM Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak, CM Balochistan Mir Sana Ullah Khan Zehri and CM Gilgit Baltistan Hafiz Hafeez ur Rehman.

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Kapil mishra asks mehbooba to state if burhan wani was a terrorist

The Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday broke down soon after hearing her father's voice in a video clip on Kashmir tourism, in Delhi. Seeking answers from Mehbooba Mufti he asked for her opinion on "Bharat Mata ki Jai" slogan. "She (Mehbooba) needs to make it clear if she considers Burani Wani+ and Afzal Guru terrorists or not", he added.

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United States suspends Syrian ceasefire agreement talks with Russian Federation

Spokesman John Kirby says the decision was not taken lightly. The US secretary of state, John Kerry, speaks in NY last month. U.S. alleges Russian Federation has not restored ceasefire nor delivered aid. Russia's foreign ministry responded to the USA announcement by saying it "regretted" the American decision, but again blamed the US for the cease-fire's collapse, in particular claiming it had failed to help establish it around Aleppo.


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