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UN members criticised for failing to include more women in peace talks

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The head of the United Nations women’s agency is criticising the low level of women’s inclusion at peace tables, 15 years after a landmark UN resolution. The resolution called for ...

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Jamaica accuses David Cameron of misrepresenting prisoner transfer deal

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Jamaica has accused David Cameron of inaccurately claiming to have signed a deal to repatriate about 300 of its citizens serving prison sentences in the UK, just weeks after he ...

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Clinton and Sanders call for Edward Snowden to face trial

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Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders sparred over Edward Snowden during Tuesday’s Democratic presidential debate with both calling for him to face trial, but with the Vermont senator saying he thought ...

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Donald Trump to host Saturday Night Live in November

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Donald Trump will host Saturday Night Live for a second time, NBC announced on Tuesday. The episode, airing on 7 November, comes almost exactly a year before election day, which ...

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Canadian election: vote hinges on immigrants at center of rights debate

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A Canadian election campaign that began amid widespread concern over a faltering economy has turned into a national referendum on the rights of immigrants, with the Conservative government of Stephen ...

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Corbyn signals Labour could back military action in Syria without UN support

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Jeremy Corbyn has signalled for the first time that Labour could support forms of military action in Syria without UN support if Russia blocks a security council resolution. Taking a ...

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Project Fear stopped Scottish Independence, but can it keep Britain inside the EU?

Fear helped keep Scotland part of the United Kingdom, it is said. The pro-unionist Better Together campaign, which helped ensure Scots voted by a 55-45 margin against independence, was privately ...

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US ammunition airdrop in Syria raises concerns amid reduced vetting of rebels

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After scrapping its vetting program to aid Syrian rebels against the Islamic State, the US military has airdropped tons of ammunition to a new band of fighters while softening its ...

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Democratic rivals put climate change firmly on the agenda

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Democratic contenders promised repeatedly to take forceful action against climate change in their first presidential debate on Tuesday night – even before they were asked. Much to the disappointment of ...

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Bernie Sanders to Clinton: people ‘are sick of hearing about your damn emails’

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Bernie Sanders got his biggest applause of the night during Tuesday’s Democratic debate in Las Vegas when he came to Hillary Clinton’s defense over her use of a private email ...

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