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Father of IS bride, Hoda Muthana, sues US to allow her return

Father of IS bride, Hoda Muthana, sues US to allow her return

The father of an Alabama college student who left the US to join the Islamic State (IS) group is suing the government over her right to return. Ahmed Ali Muthana ...

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US states sue over emergency declaration

US states sue over emergency declaration

A coalition of 16 US states led by California is suing President Donald Trump’s administration over his decision to declare an emergency to raise funds for a Mexican border wall. ...

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France to probe possible US influence on Yellow Vest riots

France to probe possible US influence on Yellow Vest riots

France opened a probe into possible US interference behind the country’s Yellow Vest protests, after reports that social-media accounts linked to Washington D.C.  have increasingly targeted the movement. According to ...

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Trump demands funding to end border crisis in US TV address

Trump demands funding to end border crisis in US TV address

But in his first TV address to the nation from the Oval Office, Mr Trump did not declare a national emergency to bypass Congress and build the barrier. In a ...

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Amid confusion over Syria, Iraq prepares to oust US

Amid confusion over Syria, Iraq prepares to oust US

John Bolton, President Trump’s national security adviser, was just in Israel to discuss the withdrawal of US Special Forces from Syria. At the same time, events in Iraq indicated that ...

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Child marriage is still legal in the US

Child marriage is still legal in the US

The recent outrage over Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore allegedly targeting teenage girls for sex has elicited reports that some evangelical churches actually encourage teenage girls to date older men. It ...

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More than 200,000 children married in US over the last 15 years

More than 200,000 children married in US over the last 15 years

More than 200,000 children were married in the US over the past 15 years, new figures have revealed. Three 10-year-old girls and an 11-year-old boy were among the youngest to ...

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Iran has more potential oil buyers despite US sanctions

Iran has more potential oil buyers despite US sanctions

The United States introduced new sanctions on Iran’s energy sector on 5 November, with a stated goal to cut the Islamic Republic’s oil exports to zero. The number of potential buyers ...

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US fires tear gas at migrants across Mexico border

US fires tear gas at migrants across Mexico border

U.S. authorities fired tear gas across the southern border late Monday night as a group of 150 migrants attempted to breach a Tijuana border fence. U.S. Customs and Border Protection ...

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Trump claims he has not ‘abandoned’ a concrete border wall

Trump accuses judges of undermining US security

President Donald Trump on Monday pushed back against claims that his administration has abandoned a concrete wall on the border, despite his own outgoing chief of staff’s statements that the ...

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