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Pakistani group worked with ISIS on police attack: spokesman

He also said that although some cadets managed to escape over a wall, many of his friends were unable to do so and lost their lives. "Two attackers blew up themselves, while a third one was shot in the head by security men", Bugti said. The Pakistan authorities blamed the LeJ for the police academy attack and said the attackers received instructions from within Afghanistan. The military had dismissed previous Islamic State claims of responsibility and last month said it had crushed the ...

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UN committee calls for outlawing nuclear weapons

Four of the five UN Security Council (UNSC) nuclear powers including Britain, France, Russia and the United States voted against the resolution while China, India and Pakistan abstained. "A treaty prohibiting nuclear weapons would strengthen the global norm against the use and possession of these weapons, closing major loopholes in the existing worldwide legal regime and spurring long-overdue action on disarmament", said Fihn.

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Syria: 22 children, 6 teachers killed in airstrikes in Idlib

A man rides a bicycle near damaged buildings in the rebel-held besieged al-Sukkari neighborhood of Aleppo. The school had students from the first to ninth grade enrolled, he said. official from the Russian ambassador . "They didn't. Instead, shell-shocked children are retrieved from rubble and left writhing in bloody clothes on dirty hospital floors", he said.

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Philippine leader Duterte says God told him to stop cursing

Speaking in Tokyo , Duterte said that he was willing to revoke the 2014 agreement letting the Pentagon use five Philippine military bases, a critical component of the Obama administration's plan to bolster U.S. Human rights are still a sore point in the relationship between the us and Vietnam. "I want them out and if I have to revise or abrogate agreements, executive agreements, I will", he added.

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Russia dismisses 'unconvincing' report on chemical weapons use in Syria

After Churkin's post-meeting remarks to reporters, JIM chief Virginia Gamba reiterated that any extension of the investigative body's mandate beyond next October 31 is a matter for the Security Council to decide. "The Syrian government, while denying all accusations in the report, stresses its commitment to all its pledges made when it joined the treaty of chemical weapons convention ".

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Released memo outlines Bill Clinton's lucrative speeches

The company's representative, however, remarked that what Band merely did was to encourage clients to "support the Clinton Foundation because of the good work that it does around the world". The disputes continued through that year, emails show, with Band carping about Chelsea Clinton's involvement - at one point he called her a "spoiled brat" - and pushing back against proposals to separate the foundation's activities from business dealings.

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Trump insists he's going to win U.S. election

Among them: consolidating the support of her party and even winning some Republicans. I don't think we can trust Trump. In the last 24 hours, one national poll showed Hillary Clinton with a 14-point lead . Election Day is November 8. Traditionally, Republicans do well initially with mail-in ballots. David Flaherty, a Republican pollster based in Colorado, said the data signal "a Democrat wave in the making".

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Thunder, Westbrook to host Suns

Westbrooks Thunder and the Philadelphia Process 76ers, when the grown adult Harkaway rose from his seat after a Westbrook basket and one to give Russ a little message. He said the Thunder need him to be more aggressive offensively as they figure things out in the post-Kevin Durant and Serge Ibaka era. "I am sometimes sensitive about my plumpness, " Harkaway said.

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Apple launches TV app for tvOS and iOS

Mojang's popular sandbox will be making its way to the largest screen in your home via Apple TV by the end of the year. If you change your mind, though, and install HBO Go, the TV app can incorporate Netflix content nearly instantaneously.

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Is International Criminal Court the threat?

But even on the face of what looks like a trigger for a mass withdrawal by African states, analysts have warned that despite the ongoing withdrawal quests. Gambian president Yahya Jammeh . Only the Kenyan cases were begun by the court. The African Union has called for immunity from prosecution for heads of state, and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni at his inauguration in May - with al-Bashir in attendance - declared the ICC to be "useless".

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Espionage ring busted: Cops nab Pak handler

The official, named as Mehmood Akhtar , was detained on Wednesday with documents in his possession on Indian troop deployment along the border, Yadav told a press conference in Delhi. Delhi police said they recovered "secret defense-related maps and deployment charts" and other details about Indian military personnel, including those who had recently retired.

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Kerry Expresses Concern To Lavrov About Renewed Assault On Aleppo

Blaming all parties involved in the conflict for the United Nations abandoning medical evacuation plans, Stephen O'Brien, the UN's humanitarian aid coordinator said: "The political and military parths are trumping basic humanity once again in Syria".

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Mourinho 'proud' after derby victory

The players did everything, they deserved to win", the Portuguese told Sky Sports . Jose Mourinho admitted he may have unearthed his flawless midfield trio in the wake of Manchester United's 1-0 win over Manchester City in the League Cup.

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United Kingdom to take in a 'few hundred' more children from Calais camp

Calais deputy mayor Philippe Mignonet said: "It's up to the French government to deal with it". "Even among those who did register and went to a reception and orientation center [elsewhere in the country], some if not a lot will come back", Degremont said.

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Donald Trump blasts leaked Clinton Foundation memo, accuses rival of 'corruption'

They're aimed at three groups Clinton needs to win overwhelmingly: idealistic white liberals, young women, and African Americans. A memo written by one of Bill Clinton's closest aides highlights the lucrative speaking deals the former president had with some of the biggest companies in the world.

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Michelle Obama joins Hillary Clinton on the campaign trail

In their first joint appearance on the campaign trail, Mrs. Obama and Clinton talked up their shared respect, common values and singular goal: Defeating Republican Donald Trump. "I don't think we've seen anything like this before", said Kate Andersen Brower, the author of First Women: the Grace and Power of America's Modern First Ladies.

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Oregon militants acquitted of conspiracy in wildlife refuge seizure

The Bundy brothers still face assault, conspiracy and other charges stemming from a separate armed standoff in 2014 at the Nevada ranch of their father, Cliven Bundy. Oregon Governor Kate Brown tweeted a statement , saying she was disappointed by the jury's decision. Ammon Bundy, the leader of the domestic terrorist group that occupied federal buildings in rural OR, is a religious extremist and a self-described "devout Mormon".

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Brisbane bus driver set alight in random "senseless" attack

The horrific crime has shocked the quiet suburb of Moorooka. "They were saying please open the door, please open the door". The 29-year-old driver stood no chance after he was doused in a flammable liquid and set on fire in an attack police believe was random.

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Calais Migrant Camp Set On Fire During Evacuations

He says huts were set on fire overnight on the main street leading into the camp, leaving them in ashes. Over the past year, police have battled near nightly attempts by migrants to climb onto trucks heading across the Channel. "I don't think it's really finished tonight". Figures from the Jewish community have issued concern over the plight of child refugees made homeless amidst the closure of the Calais " jungle ".

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Duterte Cabinet tries to explain what United States split means

The U.S. embassy press attache in Manila , Molly Koscina, said Duterte's statements were creating uncertainty. Speaking in Beijing Mr. Duterte said, " I announce my separation from the United States ", on Thursday after announcing on Wednesday, "I will not go to America any more".

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Seoul to put aside differences with Tokyo, seal intelligence deal

James Clapper's take is that both military and sanctions are options to address North's nuclear and missile programs US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said on October 25 that getting North Korea to abandon its nuclear program was a " lost cause ", and that the most realistic approach would be to try to restrict its nuclear capabilities.

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Trump takes issue with Clinton's criticism of Putin

The Russian President may have sounded combative on the politics of the United States - where Russia has become a weapon in Hillary Clinton's campaign against the supposedly Putin-friendly Donald Trump. "He represents the interests of the part of the society exhausted of the elites that have held power for decades", he added . Putin dismissed suggestions by some politicians in the West that Russian Federation is poised to attack another country or intervene elsewhere in the Middle East ...

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Kyle Schwarber Will Not Play The Outfield In The World Series

The Cubs took a dramatic step by benching slumping right fielder Jason Heyward in the first two games of the series, with Chris Coghlan and Jorge Soler starting in right field. Despite having just five at-bats in the regular season before his April 7th injury on a collision in the outfield with Dexter Fowler in Arizona, Schwarber collected three hits, 2 RBI's and a pair of walks.

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Early voting breaking all records in Cameron County

During the last two presidential elections in 2008 and 2012, we had about an 80 percent voter turnout - and we expect the same on Election Day, Nov. Trump's support with Republicans has dipped from 90 per cent just before the first debate in September, while Clinton's standing is little changed from 88 per cent at that point.

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Trump's 'nasty woman' remark rallies Clinton voters

He thinks that because he has a mouth full of Tic Tacs that he can force himself on any woman within groping distance. If you have been talking about Donald Trump or Mike Pence on Facebook this month, odds are you are a woman. By comparison, women have not generated more than 50% of the conversation about Gary Johnson in any week of this campaign season, and it is been not uncommon for women to generate less than 40% of the Facebook interactions about him.

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Iraqis find bomb factory, tunnels on long road to Mosul

Up to another 2,000 were thought to be in the broader Mosul region. The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights says Iraqi forces found the bodies of 70 civilians who were shot dead in a village south of Mosul and that IS killed 50 former Iraqi police officers they were holding near the city.

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Kendall Jenner's alleged stalker acquitted - but found guilty of trespassing

The 20-year-old model and reality television star spent last week telling a jury about the traumatic ordeal after Shavaughn McKenzie showed up in the driveway of her Hollywood home in August, banging on her auto window, asking to speak to her.

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Support for 'assault-weapon' ban hits record low

The poll also found that 61 percent of respondents are "against" a ban on certain semi-automatic rifles-often referred to as "assault weapons"-, a ten-point increase since the last time the poll was taken and an all-time high since Gallup began asking the question in 1996.

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Countries agree on huge marine reserve for Antarctica

For the past two weeks, the Commission for the Conservation of Antartica Marine Living Resources, the worldwide body that oversees the waters around Antarctica, met in Hobart, Australia to work out the deal. Freezing and isolated, it's home to dozens of species of sea bird and mammals - but also the lucrative toothfish, also known as Chilean sea bass and prized as a delicacy.

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Tata Sons appoints JLR CEO Ralf Speth as a board director

Two days after being sacked as the Chairman of Tata Sons, Cyrus Mistry in a letter to Tata directors said he was shocked by the decision as he could not believe he was removed on grounds of non-performance. Tata Sons is a large shareholder in listed Tata Group companies in a business empire that ranges from Jaguar Land Rover and steel mills to aviation and salt pans.

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Yemen conflict: Two US hostages freed

According to one USA official, an initial report indicated that the destroyer had deployed defensive missiles, which resulted in the interception of one of the missiles, and that the other may have fallen into the sea. The attempted missile strikes is the most serious escalation yet of United States involvement in Yemen's civil war. The Houthis are an Iranian-backed militant group that rose up against the internationally recognized Yemeni government in 2014, ultimately driving the ...

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Sturgeon to announce 'open for business' Scots trade plans

On Thursday, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon reiterated a pledge to publish for consultation a draft bill proposing a second referendum on Scottish independence, amid growing uncertainty about the future of the United Kingdom following the Brexit referendum vote .

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Venezuela's Maduro vows 40% pay hike to soothe unrest

Alfredo Romero, leader of a human rights NGO, tweeted a picture of an injured 79-year-old woman, and said more than 20 people had been injured in the city of Merida alone. Interior and Justice Minister Nestor Reverol said the Mud was responsible for the shooting in San Antonio de los Altos, just south of Caracas , on Wednesday night.

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Seoul to resume talks over bilateral military intelligence sharing pact with Tokyo

The deputy foreign ministers of South Korea , Japan and the US made the announcement after meeting in Tokyo. Information from Japan's network of satellites and other intelligence-gathering systems would be critical in monitoring and preparing against North Korea's fast developing nuclear weapons and missile programs, South Korea's Defense Ministry said.

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Appalled Ban demands probe into Syria school attack

The human rights observers in Syria said "either Russian or Syrian warplanes were responsible for the six air strikes" on Wednesday in the village in rebel-held Idlib province, which also hit the school complex. "Before Wednesday's attack, 32 children were killed in 2016 in attacks on schools", asthe group's regional chief of communication, Juliette Touma, told The Associated Press.


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