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US-backed fighters hunted for jihadist holdouts in Syria's Tabqa on Thursday after overrunning the city and nearby dam in a step forward for their advance on Islamic State group stronghold Raqa. Ankara has urged Washington to take back the decision, but the Pentagon said the move will not endanger Turkey. Otherwise, he warned , "the outcome won't only affect Turkey, a negative outcome will also emerge for the United States".
  • DOJ investigation may be over, but Alton Sterling case is not

    DOJ investigation may be over, but Alton Sterling case is not

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    The U.S. Department of Justice explained that, according to federal law, it is not enough to show that officers made a mistake or acted negligently in Sterling's death . - Salamoni fires three shots into Sterling's chest, rolls onto on his back, facing Sterling's back, with his weapon drawn. "It just hurts so bad", she said.
  • Iraq, Algeria Support Extension of Oil Production Cuts

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    USA light crude oil was 69 cents higher at $46.57 a barrel. Production rose, however, and gasoline demand over the last four weeks was 2.5 per cent lower than at the same time period a year ago. The agreement was concluded for the first half of 2017 with the possibility of extension. Aramco had previously maintained supplies to important Asian customers.
  • Dozens hurt, 1 dead in violent day of protests in Venezuela

    Dozens hurt, 1 dead in violent day of protests in Venezuela

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    An armed member of a pro-government militia, right, stands on a median strip after hassling anti-government protesters attempting to march to the Supreme Court in downtown Caracas, Venezuela , Wednesday, May 10, 2017. The opposition blames President Nicolas Maduro for the crisis. "Who are we?" the protesters chanted in the capital, Caracas . The violence pushed the death toll to at least 39 in more than a month of street protests and political turmoil.
  • Mosca, parata del 9 maggio per vittoria II Guerra mondiale

    Mosca, parata del 9 maggio per vittoria II Guerra mondiale

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    La parata, tradizionalmente un evento di dimostrazione della potenza militare russa, ha visto migliaia di spettatori arrivare da tutto il paese per partecipare. A causa del maltempo, tuttavia, l'aviazione è stata costretta a ritirarsi. E ha ribadito come sia "richiesta l'unità di tutta la comunità internazionale per combattere in modo efficace il terrorismo , l'estremismo, il neonazismo ed altre minacce".
  • Election day ahead: Jeremy Corbyn to launch Labour's schools policy

    Election day ahead: Jeremy Corbyn to launch Labour's schools policy

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    Labour said it would "stop the cuts" by ensuring "all schools have the funding they need". Our new National Education Service will transform our schools and education system to ensure a future for the many not the few. There would be a real terms increase in funding, with £4.8 billion extra going to English schools each year by the end of the parliament. In a survey of around 1,200 teachers and school leaders, nearly three-quarters of respondents reported seeing cuts to spending on books and ...
  • Helicopter crew warns paddleboarders after sharks spotted

    Helicopter crew warns paddleboarders after sharks spotted

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    Shortly after 7 a.m. Thursday, helicopters for two television stations hovered over the water off 62nd Place on the Peninsula, and a Channel 7 camera crew came onto the beach for on-the-scene interviews. In both cases, the shark nearly always leaves after just one bite. "We haven't had any reports of anyone being bumped or charged, just observations of them either swimming or breaching", Young told the Register .
  • Trump arma i curdi siriani contro Isis, ira della Turchia: "Inaccettabile"

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    Credo che la mossa di Trump, comunque, sia rivolta non tanto alla Siria - d'accordo, c'è la conquista di Raqqa in ballo, la battaglia finale contro l'Is - ma sia rivolta soprattutto a compiacere i curdi dell'Iraq che hanno già annunciato di voler tenere un referendum per l'indipendenza e che naturalmente se dovessero divenire uno Stato, per quanto piccolo, indipendente ma fortemente appoggiato, legato agli Stati Uniti , sarebbero una specie di incubo per la Turchia di Erdogan .
  • Afghan leader killed in raid

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    A USA soldier is seen near the site of a US bombing in the Achin district of Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation commander in Afghanistan General John Nicholson confirmed Hasib's killing and warned that "any ISIS member that comes to Afghanistan will meet the same fate".