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Deadly landslide in southwestern China

Fears grew for 141 people missing in China after a landslide buried their mountain village in southwestern Sichuan province on Saturday, with reports that only three survivors had been pulled out of the mud and rock hours after the calamity … Continue reading

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Barack Obama received 'intelligence bombshell' on Russian hacking plans, investigators report

The Obama administration allegedly considered retaliating against Putin by releasing intelligence on him, it was reported: AFP/Getty Images More Barack Obama received an “intelligence bombshell” from the CIA to warn him of a hacking campaign led by Vladimir Putin to … Continue reading

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Qatar receives list of demands as Gulf crisis worsens

View photos The Abu Samrah border crossing with Saudi Arabia has been quiet since Qatar’s neighbours cut ties as part of a major diplomatic row (AFP Photo/KARIM JAAFAR) More Doha (AFP) – Qatar on Saturday confirmed it had received a … Continue reading

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Bumbling Ex-CIA Officer Charged With Selling Secrets to China

A prestigious Chinese think tank provided cover for the intelligence operation that ensnared Kevin Mallory. Caught with a bag of cash and an electronic device used to communicate with his handlers, a former government official with years of military and … Continue reading

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APNewsBreak: Military heads want transgender enlistment hold

FILE – In this June 13, 2017, file photo. Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford listens on Capitol Hill in Washington. Military chiefs will seek a six-month delay before letting transgender people enlist in their services, officials said June 23. … Continue reading

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Qatar weighs demands to end crisis amid threat of long siege

View photos FILE- In this May 14, 2010 file photo, a Qatari woman walks in front of the city skyline in Doha, Qatar. An investigation into why a British man fell to his death on a Qatar World Cup site … Continue reading

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Endgame in Mosul – Iraqi forces storm the Islamic State-held Old City

Iraqi forces battled their way along two streets that meet in the heart of Mosul’s Old City on Friday, and said they aimed to open routes for civilians to flee Islamic State’s last stand there. U.S.-trained urban warfare units are … Continue reading

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Russian Visa Requests Spiked Before Election

Ned Price, former NSC spokesman and senior director, shares with Rachel Maddow insights on the reporting by the Washington Post of an uptick in visa applications from Russia ahead of the 2016 election. Watch TV shows, movies and more on … Continue reading

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Al-Jazeera manager denounces Gulf demands for its shutdown

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A top Al-Jazeera official on Friday denounced demands to shut down the network by countries involved in a dispute with its host nation Qatar as an attempt to suppress free expression. Saudi Arabia, Egypt, … Continue reading

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Hezbollah says future Israel war could draw fighters from Iran, Iraq, elsewhere

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Friday that a future war waged by Israel against Syria or Lebanon could draw thousands of fighters from countries including Iran and Iraq. His comments indicated that the same array … Continue reading

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