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After Erdogan's victory, Mr. Trump called him to congratulate him on the referendum win. The American government sees it as a secular-minded and valued ally in the fight against ISIL. "These are developments that are in contradiction to our strategic relations with the USA and of course we don't want this to happen". Ulutas says this reveals a lack of long-term planning by Trump, and he reasons that even if Raqqa is liberated in this way, terrorism will increase there, as will USA losses.
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    Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber initially said the vehicle Edwards was in drove backward toward police in "an aggressive manner ", but Haber quickly walked that statement back . Officers yelled for the driver to stop, but the vehicle began pulling forward to drive away. The brother who was driving pulled over and tried to motion to police for help, she said.
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    Xi said the Belt and Road initiative is "a project of the century" that will benefit people across the world. That is on top of railway, power and other projects announced previously in an "economic corridor" linking China's far west with the Indian Ocean that Pakistani officials have said are worth up to $55 billion.
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    May is betting that the weakness of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and the unexpected resilience of the United Kingdom's $2.6 trillion economy since last year's Brexit vote will bolster her majority in the British parliament. May said that if there is not an election soon, "the negotiations with the European Union will reach their most hard stage in the run-up to the next scheduled election".
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    Ferrari's other driver, Sebastian Vettel, finished second behind Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton. Thomas Danel, six, from the French city of Amiens, was seen crying on television after Raikkonen retired following a first-lap collision with Red Bull's Max Verstappen at the Circuit de Catalunya.
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    North Korea launched two missiles in October a year ago from an air base in Kusong on North Korea's west coast, on the other side of the country from the usual intermediate-range Musudan test site near Wonsan, on the east coast. The projectile launch comes two weeks after a ballistic missile test that South Korean and U.S. officials said failed. North Korea has consistently test-fired missiles in that direction.
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    La manifestazione è iniziata in un clima pacifico e festoso ma poi frange dei manifestanti in testa al corteo con cappucci neri, caschi e maschere antigas si sono affrontate con la polizia , presente con un massiccio dispositivo di sicurezza, con decine di furgoni della polizia e agenti in tenuta antisommossa che perquisiscono borse e zaini agli accessi e nelle strade adiacenti.
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    The strike, known as "Freedom and Dignity" battle, was started on April 17 when imprisoned Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti launched an open-ended hunger strike campaign to protest the hard humanitarian conditions in Israeli jails. Issa Qaraqe said negotiations could be imminent. "Barghouti, if you are going to break your (hunger) strike, isn't pizza the better choice?" a screenshot of the post said, with a pizza box seemingly photoshopped into the picture.
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    Long story short, this looks really bad and will arguably make it harder for the United States to decry human rights abuses in other countries - including Syria. Speculations surfaced Sunday that the meeting was tied to Trump business dealings after Democratic operative Scott Dworkin posted a photo of a billboard in the Phillipines for Trump Tower Manila featuring Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump.
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    The US representative at the summit, White House adviser Matt Pottinger, was pictured near North Korea's minister of external economic relations, Kim Yong Jae, as the two men arrived. Sunday's missile launch "is absolutely an embarrassment to Beijing but it also shouldn't be overstated", Christopher Balding, an economics professor at Peking University, told AFP.
  • Trump launches commission to probe alleged voter fraud

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    President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday that sets up a commission to review his controversial allegations of widespread voter fraud, along with reports of voter suppression. The new commission comes at the same time as several investigations into alleged Russian meddling in last November's presidential election. State election officials across the country, including Republicans, have disputed his claim.