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Turkey denies rights group's allegations of post-coup abuse

Erdogan went on to express " concern " about Germany "taking members of terrorist organizations such as the PKK [Kurdistan Workers' Party] and [DHKP-C Revolutionary People's Liberation Party/Front] under its protection." . German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier rejected the charge, saying he could "in no way follow Erdogan´s comments on the security situation in Germany".

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French authorities began clearing out 'Jungle' camp as refugees leave

The authorities have said those who agree to be moved can seek asylum in France. On Monday, France started to clear the migrant camp in the port city where thousands of people fleeing war and poverty have been living for 18 months in hard conditions.

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France finishes clearing Calais 'Jungle' camp of migrants

Prefect of Pas-de-Calais, Fabienne Buccio, said it was " mission accomplished " for the operation. Following the announcement that the closure was "complete", the Calais Prefecture released a statement saying that the state was in the process of registering "all migrants present in the camp ".

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Trump diving into Democratic strongholds in final days of campaign

The Republican presidential candidate is closing in on Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in all battleground states, but all told , North Carolina is one State that can singularly stop the march of Donald Trump . Trump . Clinton has been relying on a cast of allies and A-listers to help her cover territory and fill seats. Clinton has leaned on her celebrity supporters to draw large crowds in the final days of the campaign.

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Two NYPD sergeants shot in the Bronx, suspect killed

NYPD Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo was shot and killed in the line of duty in the Bronx on Friday, Nov. 4, 2016. A NY police officer was fatally shot, and another was injured, after a shootout on Friday, officials said. Rosales has 17 prior arrests in Long Island. Mayor Bill de Blasio says the city is in mourning, and says officials are committed to helping Sgt. Tuozzolo's family for years to come.

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Mosul battle: Iraqi army fights its way into Saddam suburb

Iraqi forces assaulted IS positions in the town of Hamam al-Alil on Saturday, which lies along the Tigris river about 15 kilometers (9 miles) from the southernmost parts of Mosul . (Photo: ISIS video screencap as shared by mirror.co.uk) ISIS propaganda video of Mosul, Iraq , released in November 2016. The elite anti-terrorism forces "liberated" six districts in the eastern part of Mosul , Abdul Amir Rasheed, the commander of the government campaign in the city, added.

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Temporary ceasefire goes into effect in Syria's Aleppo

But expectations were low that either civilians or rebels would leave through the eight passages Moscow said were open, with two reserved for fighters. However, residents in rebel-held Aleppo told CNN that they haven't heard about corridors. In a statement , the Syrian army said it called on "all gunmen to stop hostilities and take the opportunity of the humanitarian grace to leave the city with their light weapons through the Castello road to the north or the Souq al-Khair - Masharqa ...

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Iraqi forces free more districts in eastern Mosul

An image grab taken from AFPTV shows an Iraqi forces M1 Abrams tank and armoured vehicles holding a position on the edge of the Al-Karamah district of eastern Mosul. The "caliphate" has been shrinking steadily since previous year and Iraqi forces earlier this week reached Mosul, the Islamist militants' last major stronghold in Iraq.

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US man dead after assault in Toronto

North said police will release images of the suspects in the next couple of days. "All we know is that a group of males left the bar and were confronted by another group". One suspect is described as a white male between 26 and 27 year old with short black hair and wearing a black top and black trousers. He was wearing a black fitted top and black skinny jeans.

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Des Moines community mourns the fatal shootings of two police officers

Des Moines and Urbandale Police later said they had identified Greene, of Urbandale, as a suspect in the killings through "a series of leads and investigative tips". Greene flagged down a state Department of Natural Resources employee in a rural area west of Des Moines, identified himself and asked that he call 911.

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More than 17500 early ballots cast in county

The FBI is investigating newly discovered emails that might be related to the dormant probe into Clinton's use of a private email server. Reps need about +7 points [higher turnout] to be competitive. He did not mince words, saying the Republican posturing about exercising free speech and protecting election integrity were nonsense. On the Republican side, Trump faces unresolved cases in NY and California related to Trump University, as well as numerous other civil suits.

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Putin Just Gave Steven Seagal Russian Citizenship

According to a Moscow Times article from 2014 he said in an interview that Putin was "one of the great living world leaders" and that he considers Putin a "brother". Seagal, who has starred in such Hollywood blockbusters as "Hard to Kill" and " Under Siege ", is a seventh-degree black belt in the martial art of aikido and a reputed friend of Putin, who also shares a passion for martial arts.

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Missing Chibok girl found in Nigerian forest

The Nigerian army has identified a Chibok girl who recently escaped from the den of terror group Boko Haram. Some 276 girls were seized from a school in northeastern Chibok town in April 2014. "The man ran away from the camp when he heard I delivered a baby six months ago", she said. It comes nearly a month after 21 girls were freed following negotiations with the militant group.

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Governor Deal lifts truck driver restrictions after pipeline blast

Retail gas prices in Georgia, one of the worst-hit states during September's outage, climbed about 3 cents to $2.19 a gallon on Wednesday, according to motorist advocacy group AAA. The company has not said whether it intends to do so again. "I think if we can avoid that kind of hysteria, we will not see any price spikes, because those kind of spikes are based on demand".

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UK foreign minister Boris Johnson: Court ruling won't hurt Brexit timetable

Officials say she will also call French President Francois Hollande and European Council President Donald Tusk. Prime Minister Theresa May had stated she would use the royal prerogative in her strategy to leave the union, but judges have now said she must put a vote to Parliament.

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Britain's Prince Charles, Camilla visit UAE mosque on tour

His wife had arrived privately earlier. The event on Muscat's Ceremonial Boulevard featured dancers carrying both swords and automatic rifles. MUSCAT , Oman (AP) - Britain's Prince Charles brandished a sword and took part in a traditional dance Saturday on his trip to Oman with his wife Camilla, the first full day of the couple's three-nation royal tour of the Gulf.

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US State Department: Duterte rhetoric 'inexplicably at odds' with US-PH ties

Duterte's war on drugs began on July 1 and has brought a death rate of about 38 people a day. Asked if he was trying to suggest Washington might circumvent Duterte or deal with other officials, Kirby said: "The point I was trying to make is that there are institutions in the government that we have good relationships with and we're going to try to continue those relationships, as well as try to develop a good working relationship with him himself".

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Two US service members killed in northern Afghanistan

Also on November 3, two USA soldiers were killed while assisting Afghan security forces in operations against Taliban militants around Kunduz . The series of events that led to the airstrikes is unclear, but Resolute Support confirmed that the mission did conduct airstrikes and is investigating claims of civilian casualties.

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Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition partly boycotts parliament

Nine, including co-leaders Selahattin Demirtas and Figen Yuksekdag, were remanded in custody pending trial. The HDP, parliament's third largest party, has 59 deputies in the Grand National Assembly. A bomb in Sirnak province on Saturday killed two children and wounded four, an attack that the local governor's office blamed on the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK).

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Russia: Aleppo humanitarian corridors still open

Igor Konashenkov, said on Tuesday that a total of 48 women and children left eastern Aleppo the previous evening. Russian Federation said on Tuesday it would extend a moratorium on airstrikes on Syria's Aleppo into a ninth day, but a monitor and a civil defense official said rebel-held parts of the divided city had been struck in recent days.

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Feds probing Clinton Foundation were told to 'stand down'

Mr Obama's spokesman on Tuesday refused to defend or criticise Mr Comey, one of Mr Obama's own appointees, for sending the letter 11 days before the election. One of Hillary Clinton's top campaign aides raised concerns about FBI Director James Comey nearly a year to the day before he dropped a huge surprise on them which shifted the momentum of the presidential race.

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Justice Dept. meddling in Clinton FBI probe

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Wednesday that FBI Director James Comey could become a casualty of the election given his decision to publicize a probe into new emails related to Hillary Clinton with just a week to go before voters head to the polls.

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Syria: People in eastern Aleppo defy Russian ultimatum

The U.N. declined to use humanitarian corridors to access Aleppo when Russian Federation first opened them two weeks ago, saying rebels and pro-government forces would not guarantee their safety. The latest pause comes less than a month after Moscow declared an unproductive three-day ceasefire in late October. The Syrian government accused the rebels of preventing civilians from leaving, or extorting money from them in exchange of permission to leave.

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Park's Former Aides Arrested as Protesters Demand Resignation

SEOUL , Korea, Republic Of - South Korean prosecutors on Sunday formally arrested two former presidential aides as they bring their investigation over a freakish political scandal that has engulfed the nation a step closer to President Park Geun-hye.

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Arizona US judge denies voter harassment order

Gwin handed out a wide-ranging, temporary restraining order over alleged voter intimidation tactics but he went one step further than the plaintiffs demanded. The Ohio Republican Party said during the hearing about 1,000 people will serve as election observers for the party Tuesday. Ahead of the trials, Rick Hasen , professor of law and political science at University of California Irvine and blogger with the Election Law Blog , who has been following the case, said that "the lawsuits ...

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Iraqi forces drive deeper into eastern Mosul

A woman wearing an Islamic niqab - to hide her face and protect her family members still in Mosul - told CNN how ISIS would shoot at civilians as they fled. Islamic State terrorists took over a mosque and several houses in an Iraqi town south of Mosul on Friday, a local police officer said, killing seven soldiers and fighters from the Shiite Popular Mobilization force.

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Australian woman abducted in Kabul

A spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said the embassy in Kabul was making urgent enquiries. The woman, who has joint Afghan and Australian nationality, is an adviser for the Agency Coordinating Body for Afghan Relief and Development (ACBAR) working alongside the government, NGOs and the UN.

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French clear out makeshift migrant camp along Paris canals

Officials said that around 88 buses were being used to clear the migrants from the camp and send them to 80 reception centres across Paris . Migrants boarded a few dozen buses en route to temporary shelters where they can apply for asylum.

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Clinton and Trump in West Michigan Monday

Trump, the Republican nominee, has been trying to make a late push in the state as a potential way to come from behind in the hunt for electoral votes. Free tickets can be reserved on the Clinton campaign website . "I wouldn't characterize this as a late surge", Neuman said. The Clinton campaign is emphasizing voter turnout this weekend among the Democratic base following a rally Hillary Clinton held Friday evening at Eastern Market in Detroit that attracted more than 4,100 supporters.

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No wrongdoing in tax returns of Nawaz Sharif's family: Ferguson

The Supreme Court resumed hearing the petitions two days after it ordered Sharif, his sons, daughter and son-in-law, besides finance minister Ishaq Dar to submit their responses in writing on Thursday. When the PM's counsel was asked why his family members did not submit their answers, the attorney said they were out of the nation. The Panamagate commission will be headed by an apex court judge and will hold powers equal to the apex court.

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Turkey to reinstate 'limited use' of death penalty - PM

His comments drew the ire of European politicians including Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz who said it was " a cruel and inhumane form of punishment ". "I don't see the future of Germany - which receives terrorists with open arms instead of fighting against PKK, FETO, Daesh or racist groups - well", he said.

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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan Endorses Republican Jason Lewis

In one corner is Republican Mike Gallagher of Green Bay, a former Marine who served as national security adviser on Gov. Scott Walker's short-lived presidential campaign previous year. Democrats "are betting that Donald Trump will win them a bunch of seats", said Mike Shields, who heads two GOP political organizations that have pumped tens of millions of dollars into House races.

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Kurdish militant group TAK claims Turkey car bomb attack

Turkish authorities arrested the co-leaders of the pro-Kurdish opposition Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) on Friday on terrorism-related charges as the post-coup crackdown in the country continues. Demirtas tweeted late Thursday that "police officials are at my door in my Diyarbakir house [in southern Turkey] to detain me by force". The recent wave of political arrests signaled "the end of Turkish democracy", the spoeskperson said, adding that Turkish government is trying to "muzzle" the ...

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Newt Gingrich Accuses Megyn Kelly Of Being 'Fascinated With Sex'

For his part, Gingrich said "that's just the business" when he was asked by reporters about the exchange. Showdown: Newt Gingrich and Megyn Kelly . Trump's extremism has made it easy for conservatives, who might otherwise have their own dubious things to say about women and minorities, condemn him and look fearless for doing so.

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United Nations mission in South Sudan criticized over July attacks

The Kenyan Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Wednesday that the country would "withdraw, immediately" its forces from South Sudan in reaction to Ban's decision. In August 2015, the warring parties negotiated a peace deal to establish a national unity government, but that largely disintegrated in July when fighting resumed between forces loyal to Kiir and those of Machar after their security forces engaged in a firefight at the presidential complex.


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