• Palestinians welcome Trump's decision not to move embassy to Jerusalem
Palestinians welcome Trump's decision not to move embassy to Jerusalem

But the decision is being denounced in Israel , where Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office says the move has damaged prospects for peace. US President Donald Trump officially signed an order of not moving the American Embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , advisors said Thursday .

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  • Andy Murray in French Open quarters
Andy Murray in French Open quarters

The 21-year-old looks set to be a star of the future but Murray proved too wily for him, with a couple of dropped service games the only blips in an otherwise excellent performance. Andy Murray , last year's runner-up, is also on Chatrier. “It is something which has affected large parts of Europe and all over the world. "I appreciate everyone s...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn rules out deal with SNP in hung parliament
Jeremy Corbyn rules out deal with SNP in hung parliament

The SNP wants the highest earners in the United Kingdom to pay a 50% rate on income over £150,000, up from the current 45%. Sturgeon's party is the dominant party representing Scotland in the British parliament , with 54 of 59 seats.

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  • Paris: Cop attacked, Notre Dame area cordoned off
Paris: Cop attacked, Notre Dame area cordoned off

The attacker was shot by police and has been taken to hospital. Tourists visiting the historic cathedral tweeted they were shut inside the building immediately after the incident. She said that police had sectioned off an area around the cathedral and down the street. ISIS has called for its followers to carry out attacks during the Muslim ho...

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  • Kazakhstan condoles Rouhani on Tehran terror attacks
Kazakhstan condoles Rouhani on Tehran terror attacks

It identified them only by their first names, saying they didn't want to release their last names due to security and privacy concerns for their families. "We grieve and pray for the innocent victims of the". The comments sparked anger from Iranians on social media, who recalled the vigils in Tehran that followed the September 11 attacks.

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  • Ex-FBI chief Comey says Trump pressured him on Russian Federation probe
Ex-FBI chief Comey says Trump pressured him on Russian Federation probe

On Wednesday , former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey released the opening statement he will read while testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday. Bush . Any such step would face a steep hurdle, however, as it would require approval by the US House of Representatives, which is controlled by Trump's...

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  • Qatar says ready for mediation to ease Gulf rift
Qatar says ready for mediation to ease Gulf rift

The Sun newspaper said Qatar faces a fierce battle and the World Cup, which it "seized", may lose the honor of its organization, in light of the possibility of strong intervention from the United States. The dispute has sparked the worst diplomatic crisis in the Arab world in years and raised fears it will cause further instability in an already-...

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  • What UK election result could mean for Brexit
What UK election result could mean for Brexit

May called the vote in April, when opinion poll ratings for her and her centre-right Conservative party were sky high, presenting herself as the strong leader to take Britain into Brexit talks. "They're more experienced - Jeremy Corbyn can't be trusted on security", said Talib Hussain, 46, a postmaster from Bradford in the northwest of Englan...

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  • Afghan president says last week's Kabul bombing killed more than 150 people
Afghan president says last week's Kabul bombing killed more than 150 people

No group has so far claimed the attack, with the Taleban - the biggest insurgent group in Afghanistan - denying any involvement. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani officially opened the Kabul Process meeting on Tuesday and said Afghanistan was on the frontline of terrorism in the world.

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  • Donald Trump urges Supreme Court to reinstate travel ban
Donald Trump urges Supreme Court to reinstate travel ban

The justices have the discretion to wait indefinitely to decide the broader merits of the case, but will issue an order in the meantime on whether the ban can be temporarily enforced.The federal government asked the high court to allow the order to go into effect now, and proposed oral arguments be held in October.

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  • Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83
Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83

In 2011, he was extradited back to Panama and imprisoned for crimes committed during his rule. Although he was never elected to office, Noriega became the de facto leader of Panama, serving six-year tenure as military governor in the 1980s while enjoying maximum support from the U.S.

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  • Brazilian president faces illegal funding probe
Brazilian president faces illegal funding probe

Temer, who was the running mate of leftist President Dilma Rousseff and replaced her when she was impeached past year, has said his campaign accounts received no illegal money. At most, it was expected to put the blame for use of dirty campaign money exclusively on Rousseff. However the eruption of the hush money allegations against Temer have ...

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  • Report suggests Russia hackers breached voting software firm
Report suggests Russia hackers breached voting software firm

The news outlet told US agency officials "it was in possession of what it believed to be a classified document authored by the US Government Agency" and later provided a copy of the document. Ms Winner's arrest is the latest possible leak involving an NSA contractor. Prior to joining Pluribus, Winner served for six years as an airman with the U...

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  • North Korea 'fires several land-to-ship missiles'
North Korea 'fires several land-to-ship missiles'

South Korea will suspend any further deployment of a controversial US missile defense system until an environmental impact assessment ordered by new President Moon Jae-in is finished, his office said Wednesday. "Obviously, the pressure China puts on South Korea has taken effect". The Pentagon said it would continue to work transparently with S...

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  • Trump seeks to privatize US air traffic control system
Trump seeks to privatize US air traffic control system

Trump's plan would move the air traffic control system to a non-profit corporation operated by a board made up of airline, union and airport officials. "We're going to top them, actually, by a long shot", the President said. A similar plan failed to gain sufficient traction in Congress a year ago. Democrats have largely opposed the changes, w...

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  • Family says Australian nanny killed in London
Family says Australian nanny killed in London

Ms Zelenak's mother Julie Wallace had told Brisbane radio station 97.3FM she was fortunate to evade two prior terror attacks. 'As ever, our gratitude must go to the emergency services and healthcare professionals, including nurses who go above and beyond the call of duty in caring for those caught up in these tragic events'.

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  • Qatar to secure food, water from Turkey, Iran
Qatar to secure food, water from Turkey, Iran

Al Qassemi, of the ruling family of the sheikhdom of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he hopes Qatar ends its "rogue, maverick" ways. Putin had a telephone conversation with the emir of Qatar Tuesday, urging dialogue. Gabriel, who is due to meet Saudi Arabia's foreign minister on Wednesday, sa...

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  • House begins debating N Carolina budget plan
House begins debating N Carolina budget plan

McConnell told reporters in April. "President Trump's contract with the voter, when he was running, was that he would continue coverage caring for pre-existing conditions, eliminating mandates but also lowering premiums", Cassidy said in an interview.

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  • Appeals court deals blow to Trump administration travel ban
Appeals court deals blow to Trump administration travel ban

The timing of the decision will prove awkward for the Trump administration, as the supreme court will finish its term in late June, meaning a full appeal will likely not be heard for another four months, barring a specially arranged session.

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  • Congress instigating violence in Mandsaur, says Naidu
Congress instigating violence in Mandsaur, says Naidu

The Congress leader was taken into preventive custody by the local authorities and rushed to an undisclosed location. Five protesters were killed according to ANI . Violence erupted in several parts of Madhya Pradesh - but particularly in Mandsaur - on Wednesday, June 7, as farmers continued their stir against the BJP-ruled state government.

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