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Erdogan: Turkey Determined to Play Role in Ousting ISIS From Iraq's Mosul

The coalition said in a statement on Friday that its planes had conducted more than 50 airstrikes against the Islamic State group in the Mosul over the past two weeks. Lindsey Graham, South Carolina Republican, lashed out at the White House's disclosure of information about the Mosul operation. Paramount among the concerns for discord among anti-Islamic State parties is the growing tension between the governments of Turkey and Iraq .

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'Will Round up China With Our Missiles'

China has harshly criticized the US and South Korea's planned deployment of a missile-defense system against North Korea , which conducted its fifth nuclear test this year. "The men and women of USSTRATCOM, NORAD and US Northern Command, and US Pacific Command remain vigilant in the face of North Korean provocations and are fully committed to working closely with our Republic of Korea and Japanese allies to maintain security".

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Philippines: Typhoon leaves two dead, thousands stranded

It is expected to cross central Luzon before heading out to sea by Sunday evening, he added. People collect recyclable materials washed ashore, after Typhoon Sarika passed north of the capital overnight but hit parts of northern Luzon island.

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Pentagon hints at possible retaliation after Yemen missile fire

The missiles landed near the American warship which has been deployed in the Red Sea. The U.S. Navy, however, has intercepted multiple arms shipments from Tehran that it says were meant to be delivered to the Houthis . It also injured more than 500 people. A United States defence official added, "In the first instance, USS Mason employed onboard defensive measures, although it is unclear whether this led to the missile striking the water or whether it would have struck the water ...

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Atlanta Falcons hand Denver Broncos their first loss

In November 2013, while coaching the Houston Texans, Kubiak collapsed on the field during halftime of a game against the Indianapolis Colts and was hospitalized for two nights after suffering a transient ischemic attack (TIA), or mini-stroke.

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Thais crown prince names regent to manage his crown

Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn had an audience with head privy councilor Prem Tinsulanonda who is now regent for Thailand's vacant throne, junta chairman Prayuth Chan-ocha announced in a televised broadcast Saturday night. But real power lies with the country's military, which toppled a democratically elected government to seize power after months of political upheaval in 2014.

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My wife 'belongs to my kitchen' - Nigerian President Buhari

Shehu tweeted that the fact that a woman, Kami Adeosun, holds one of Nigeria's most sensitive government posts as finance minister, was evidence of Buhari's confidence in women. A crude oil pipeline belonging to Nigeria's state oil was attacked this week, Reuters reports . He married Aisha, 45, in 1989. "I will also join them in appealing to the president to do the needful", he said.

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BRICS Summit 2016 in GOA - $1 Billion Deal for Kamov Choppers

Modi and Putin earlier held a closed-door bilateral meeting as part of the annual India-Russia summit. Essar said the deal involving a group led by Rosneft was the largest single foreign direct investment in India. "Western countries have always been sceptical toward non-Western worldwide cooperation, and their opinions on the Goa summit are no different", the Global Times, closely linked to the Chinese Communist Party, said in an editorial.

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Trump Challenges Legitimacy Of Election, Insinuates Clinton Was On Drugs During Debate

Donald Trump and his joint efforts with the Republican Party raised $100 million in September, his campaign said in a statement Saturday. Going even further, the former host of " The Apprentice " accused Clinton of barley being able to get into her auto by the end of the night, which has not been validated.

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Vehicle bomb kills 17 at rebel checkpoint in Syria's Aleppo province

The U.N. says over 100 children have been killed since then. The U.S. and Russian Federation have failed to reach an agreement on renewing the short-lived cease-fire. Worldwide aid groups and United Nations agencies have appealed for a halt to the violence to allow aid into the besieged territory. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Wednesday that the bombings the previous day killed 25 people.

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Chinese President in Bangladesh for Signing of Economic Agreements

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, left, shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, before a meeting at the Peace Palace, in Phnom Penh , Cambodia, Thursday, Oct. "It's a clear indication that China would like to enhance its relationship with South Asian countries beyond Pakistan which is its longtime ally ", he explained.

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Politicians working to persuade Belgium's Walloons to support CETA deal

CETA, the terms of which were agreed in 2014, is scheduled to be signed in the presence of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in the Belgian capital Brussels on October 27. He said "guarantees are insufficient" to protect the farming and industrial sectors. To hold the government to its statement, Vosshoff, when presenting the oral ruling said, the government had to "immediately and according to worldwide law standards" notify the partners of the treaty about this interpretation.

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Iraq seeks UN Security Council session over presence of unauthorized Turkish troops

Turkey says it entered Iraq as part of the campaign against the Islamic State group and because Iraq was unable to defend Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, which has become a stronghold for the extremist group after being seized in 2014.

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Messi return "great news" for Barca, says Luis Enrique

FC Barcelona doesn't need Lionel Messi to play in order to beat Deportivo la Coruna , but his presence surely would help in that regard. Messi wasn't needed to be the match victor as Barca had the three points sewn up before the break.

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Pope Francis takes first trip to Georgia, but not everyone is happy

Speaking at the welcoming ceremony at the presidential palace, Francis, in a clear reference to the Georgian situation, said relations between states in the region "can never lay aside respect for the sovereign rights of every country within the framework of worldwide law".

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Nigeria scoffs at Boko Haram prisoner swap

Nigerian defence officials said they believe more schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram two years ago will be released in the coming weeks. Around 220 girls were taken from their school in Chibok in the remote north-eastern Borno state, where Boko Haram has waged a seven-year insurgency aimed at creating an Islamic state, killing thousands and displacing more than 2 million people.

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President Obama Says No Limits on Cuban Rum and Cigars

Also under the new rules , after docking in Cuba , some foreign ships carrying certain cargo will be permitted to travel directly to USA ports to load or unload freight. During his final days in office, Barack Obama is making some important changes: lifting travel restrictions on Cuban rum and cigars . Removing the $100 purchasing cap on two of Cuba's most well-known products was part of a larger round of talks between the USA and Cuba to promote better relations.

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Apple And Samsung Will Finally Duke It Out In Front Of SCOTUS

A Rolls Royce thing on the hood? But he said it was not clear how a jury could decide what percentage of profits should be taken from a rival firm whose cars looked liked the Beetle. This poses a major dilemma for the Supreme Court, since there's no way to tell how important a specific style trait is in a product's appeal to consumers to calculate the amount to be paid up in a lawsuit.

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Guterres confirmed 9th United Nations secretary

New York - Former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres is set to start a five-year term as U.N. secretary general in January as the U.N. General Assembly unanimously appointed him on Thursday as Ban Ki-moon's successor. But he told Guterres: "the people of the world are all looking forward to your tenure with confidence and excitement". This year, for the first time in history of the United Nations, UN chief candidates were asked to submit resumes and answer questions from UN member ...

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Forces use 'rockets' as gunfight resumes in govt complex in Kashmir

According to reports, security forces had killed one militant on 11 October evening while the other was killed on 12 October. "Terrorists are firing and moving across the building, ruling out the option of burning it down", an official told the newspaper.

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MQM London Coordination Committee holds first press conference in Karachi

He added that not only was the MQM chief's apology not accepted, senior MQM leaders based in Karachi betrayed him. Dr Hasan Zafar Arif, who worked at Karachi University's philosophy department during Altaf's youth days, addressed the press conference while reading from a script.

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Kerry says Syria meeting produced ideas, not agreements

A USA -hosted meeting of major world and regional powers made only piecemeal headway on creating a new, multilateral track for ending the beleaguered country's grinding war. US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) gestures next to Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir (Back L) at the end of Syria peace talks on October 15, 2016 in Lausanne .

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British pound lowest against dollar, euro in years

She described her pride at Britain's success in the Olympics and Paralympics but said the sporting moment that touched her most over the summer was a different one - when Alistair Brownlee helped his brother Jonny finish a race in Mexico weeks after their gold and silver medals success.

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World Health Organization urges countries to raise taxes on sugary drinks

To help counter the trend, the United Nations agency is calling on governments to tax sugary drinks to lower consumption and reduce this worldwide health risks. "Largely due to unhealthy diet, more than 600 million people overweight, including some 42 million children under the age of five", he said. In coming to this conclusion, the authors reviewed studies of food and drink taxes implemented in Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Finland, France, Hungary, Mauritius, Mexico, the Philippines, Thailand ...

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Two officers in Boston shot, critically hurt

Other officers dragged the two wounded officers outside and began providing first aid, he said. Evans said Thursday during a news conference that he believes the two officers will make a full recovery. Morris and his partner were honored for persuading a masked gunman firing on a crowded bus stop to surrender peacefully. Police there said the officers asked a man to step out of his family's home Saturday, and he opened fire through the closed front door.

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PM May challenged over right to implement Brexit

A government Brexit adviser, Raoul Ruparel, has also said that leaving the EU customs union would incur a "permanent" cost of £25 billion a year, or up to 1.2 percent of British GDP. "We should have a statutory scrutiny reserve so that ministers would have to gain parliamentary approval before negotiations in the Council of Ministers", she told the Commons on February 7 2008.

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Williams-Kruk family mourns Jim Kruk, pilot of downed plane

Officers and a police dog reached the crash scene shortly after midnight, approximately four kilometres into a heavily wooded area north of Beaver Lake Road east of Lake Country. caucus to tell MPs the government would be accepting the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency's recommendation that the mine not proceed. I benefited from his advice, and the government of Alberta is continuing to pursue many of his initiatives.

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Trump calls for drug testing before debate

He says, "I think she's actually getting pumped up" while she's off the trail. "We're like athletes", Trump went on. But athletes, they make them take a drug test right? "I think we should take a drug test prior to the debate", Mr Trump said .

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Yemen bombing which killed 140 based on 'false' information

US authorities say neither the Mason nor the amphibious transport USS Ponce was hit in the October 9 attacks, and say the Mason and another USA vessel were unscathed by further missile fire on Wednesday. Along with arms, the United States provides the coalition with logistical support and midair refueling. Yemen's war pits the government against the Shiite Houthi rebels and allied army units loyal to a former president.

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Iran-Backed Houthis Fire Missiles at US Navy Ship Near Strategic Strait

One argument that President Barack Obama's administration uses to sustain America's policy of continued support for the Saudi-led coalition is that the intelligence the United States provides its air war against Yemen enables its planes to be more precise in hitting military rather than civilian targets.

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North Korea: US detects failed nuclear missile test

A US official said the missile never achieved flight. The release of Clinton's comments comes amid rising tension between China and South Korea over the deployment of the USA -built Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile system.

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Hurricane Matthew: Death toll nears 900 in Haiti

Forecasters predict Hurricane Matthew to be on the coast of North Carolina by this evening, before heading into the Atlantic Ocean on Sunday. A hurricane warning remained in effect from north of the South Santee River to Surf City. The US government was also airlifting emergency supplies, according to the United States Agency for International Development. Nathan Deal of Georgia , Nikki Haley of South Carolina, Pat McCrory of North Carolina and Rick Scott of Florida.

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Defiant Turkey keeps troops in Iraq

Turkey's military presence in Iraq is at the invitation of Masoud Barzani, who is president of the Kurdish regional government with which Turkey has solid ties. "And importantly who do they leave behind?" The Turkish forces are not. "So it's definitely not over" after Mosul, Anderson said. The Iraqi parliament condemned the decision, calling for the withdrawal of the Turkish troops already there.

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Election officials agree to follow judge's order

People who decide to vote early will be able to register the same day. In anticipation of the storm, SC voluntarily extended its original registration deadline to this week. Lawyers for the state argued an extension would burden election officials now focused on early voting, which starts Monday. He said as many as nine out of 10 houses in the town of about 2,000 residents have taken on water.

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Trump on sex assault allegations

However, John Berry, a first cousin of Zervos said that the press conference by her was a publicity stunt as all these years she said nothing but praised Trump . Leeds story was one of two in the Times report published Wednesday night that Trump touched them inappropriately, allegations that were swiftly followed by a similar claim in People magazine .


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