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Trump’s ‘Fake News a theme used by dictators around the world

Trump’s ‘Fake News a theme used by dictators around the world

With the number of journalists imprisoned worldwide at an all-time high, press freedom groups are drawing a direct line between President Donald Trump’s verbal slugfest with some of America’s most ...

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Laura Plummer jailed for three years for taking drugs into Egypt

Laura Plummer

[ad_1] A shop assistant from Hull has been sentenced to three years in prison in Egyptafter she was convicted of possessing controlled drugs found on her as she entered the country. ...

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A Labour government might not be as bad as Brexit, claims Heseltine

Brexit

[ad_1] Michael Heseltine, the Tory grandee and former deputy prime minister, has suggested a Labour government led by Jeremy Corbyn could be less damaging than Brexit. The peer made the ...

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Britain escorts Russian ship near national waters amid strained relations

Russian ship

[ad_1] A British ship escorted a Russian vessel as it passed near UK territorial waters over Christmas, Britain’s defence ministry said on Tuesday, adding that Russian naval activity near Britain ...

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FBI report: homegrown terrorists are the main terrorist threat to U.S. in 2018

FBI report: homegrown terrorists are the main terrorist threat to U.S. in 2018

The FBI has released a report naming homegrown radicalized individuals as the main terrorist threat to the US of 2018, surpassing the danger of foreign-based operatives who enter the country ...

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Mother, 2 children killed in Christmas Day shooting

Mother, 2 children killed in Christmas Day shooting

A mother and her two children — one just 10 months old — were killed on Christmas in a domestic violence shooting at a Phoenix apartment complex, police said. The ...

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Man who delivered manure to Mnuchin says he is proud of his prank

Man who delivered manure to Mnuchin says he is proud of his prank

A man claiming to be the person who delivered a gift-wrapped package of horse manure at the Los Angeles home of U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Monday he ...

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Aung San Suu Kyi ‘avoided’ discussion of Rohingya rape during UN meeting

[ad_1] Myanmar state counsellor refused to engage in substantive talks about alleged violence against the Muslim minority, says envoy Aung San Suu Kyi avoided discussing reports of Rohingya women and girls ...

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William Graham, son of Washington Post publisher commits suicide

William Graham, son of Washington Post publisher commits suicide

William Graham, a lawyer, philanthropist, investor and son of a former Washington Post publisher, committed suicide last Wednesday, according to his brother – reminiscent of the suicide of his father ...

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Russia’s foreign ministry spokeswoman: U.S. interferes in internal affairs of Russia

Russia’s foreign ministry spokeswoman: U.S. interferes in internal affairs of Russia

Russia’s Foreign Ministry has accused the United States of election meddling after criticism of Russia’s decision to bar opposition leader Alexei Navalny from taking part in the 2018 presidential elections. ...

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