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Syria war: US launches missile strikes in response to chemical ‘attack’

The US has carried out a missile strike against a Syrian air base in response to a suspected chemical weapons ...

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EU’s Tusk to issue negotiation guidelines

European Council President Donald Tusk is due to issue draft guidelines on how the EU intends to negotiate the UK’s ...

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Electronics banned on some US flights from Middle East

The US has announced a ban on large electronic devices from cabin baggage on passenger flights from eight Muslim majority ...

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President Trump’s daughter given officer in White House

President Trump’s daughter Ivanka will get an office in the White House, an administration official has said. But she will ...

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Billionaire philanthropist David Rockefeller dies aged 101

Billionaire philanthropist David Rockefeller has died at the age of 101. His spokesperson Fraser P Seitel said the banker died ...

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Theresa May to trigger Brexit process next week

British Prime Minister Theresa May is to officially notify the European Union next Wednesday that the UK is leaving. Downing ...

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Sierra Leone: Pastor finds huge uncut diamond

A Christian pastor has discovered one of the world’s largest uncut diamonds in Sierra Leone’s Kono district. The diamond, weighing ...

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Dutch PM hails ‘rejection of populism’

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte says the Netherlands has rejected “the wrong kind of populism” as he celebrated victory in ...

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France: Francois Fillon placed under formal investigation

French presidential candidate Francois Fillon has been placed under formal investigation over an alleged diversion of public funds, prosecutors say. ...

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Poland fails to stop Donald Tusk EU re-election

EU leaders have re-elected Donald Tusk as president of the European Council despite a bid to oust him by his ...

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