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Australia police arrest three men over mass attack plan

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 18:38
Police said on Tuesday they had arrested three men who were allegedly preparing to attack the public in Melbourne, less than two weeks after a man killed one person in Australia's second-largest city in what police said was an act of terrorism.
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Exclusive: After Khashoggi murder, some Saudi royals turn against king’s favorite son

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 17:30
Amid international uproar over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, some members of Saudi Arabia's ruling family are agitating to prevent Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman from becoming king, three sources close to the royal court said.
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British government relents to lawmakers' pressure with pledge to publish Brexit forecasts

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 17:27
The British government on Monday pledged to publish economic forecasts that compare Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal with remaining in the European Union, relenting to pressure from lawmakers who sought to force the government to do so.
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Australia arrests three on terrorism charges in Melbourne

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 17:16
Australian police on Tuesday said they had arrested three men who were allegedly preparing to make a terrorist attack in Melbourne, just weeks after a man killed one person in the city in what police said was an act of terrorism.
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Clashes resume in Yemen's Hodeidah after Houthis say open to truce

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 16:57
Intense fighting broke out in Yemen's port city of Hodeidah late on Monday, shattering a lull in violence that had raised hopes for a ceasefire between a Saudi-led coalition and Houthi insurgents as the United Nations tried to resume peace talks.
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Two dead, several missing in Portugal road collapse

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 16:33
At least two people died and four were missing on Monday when a stretch of a motorway about 100 meters (328 ft) long collapsed into a quarry in central Portugal after heavy rains, officials said.
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EU open to Iran sanctions after foiled France, Denmark plots: diplomats

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 16:23
European Union foreign ministers showed cautious support on Monday for possible new economic sanctions on Iran in a shift of policy after accusations of Iranian attack plots in France and Denmark, diplomats said.
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Taliban say no pact struck with U.S. on deadline to end Afghan war

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 16:02
A three-day meeting between the Taliban and the U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan to pave the way for peace talks ended with no agreement, the militant group said a day after the diplomat declared a deadline of April 2019 to end a 17-year-long war.
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Northern Irish DUP fail to back UK PM May in finance bill votes

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 15:55
The small Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) which supports British Prime Minister Theresa May's government failed to back her in several votes on a finance bill on Monday after being vocally critical of her draft Brexit deal.
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U.S. briefly shutters border crossing to brace for migrants

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 15:41
U.S. officials briefly closed the busiest border crossing from Mexico early on Monday to add concrete barricades and razor wire amid concerns that some of the thousands of Central American migrants at the border could try to rush the crossing.
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France says to decide soon on sanctions over Khashoggi killing

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 15:34
France will decide very soon to impose sanctions on individuals linked to the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Monday.
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Clashes, air strikes resume in Yemen's Hodeidah: residents

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 15:09
Saudi-led warplanes bombed positions held by Houthi rebels in Yemen's port city of Hodeidah late on Monday as clashes raged in the suburbs, shattering a lull in fighting that had raised hopes for a ceasefire, residents said.
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Polish Church asks for forgiveness for pedophilia cases

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 14:47
Poland's Catholic Church on Monday asked victims of sexual abuse by the clergy for forgiveness, a month after an appeal court upheld a ruling stating the Church was responsible for the crimes of one if its priests.
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Berlin imposes travel ban, arms freeze over Khashoggi killing

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 14:36
Germany banned 18 Saudis suspected of involvement in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from much of Europe on Monday and moved to halt all arms sales to Saudi Arabia.
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Saudi king to open mine project, crown prince to attend G20

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 14:24
Saudi Arabia's King Salman will inaugurate the Waad Al-Shamaal mining project on Thursday, Alarabiya TV said on Twitter, quoting energy minister Khalid al-Falih.
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U.S. spy chiefs should publicly report on Khashoggi death: Senator

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 14:15
U.S. intelligence officials should issue a public report on the killing of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a senior Democratic U.S. Senator said on Monday, following published reports the CIA believed Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had personally ordered the murder.
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Putin says Russia will retaliate if U.S. quits nuclear missile treaty: agencies

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 13:54
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday the Kremlin would retaliate if the United States withdrew from the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, Russian news agencies reported.
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Airbnb to remove listings in Israel's West Bank settlements

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 13:44
Home-renting company Airbnb Inc <AirBnB Inc> said on Monday it would remove listings in Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank, a move Israel called a "wretched capitulation" to boycotters and Palestinians hailed as a step towards peace.
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Saudi crown prince to attend G20 summit in Argentina: Al Arabiya TV

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 13:29
Saudi Arabia's crown prince will participate in a G20 summit in Argentina at the end of the month, Al Arabiya television reported on Monday.
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Serb nationalist calls on EU to grant Bosnia candidate status

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 13:12
The new Serb member of Bosnia's tripartite inter-ethnic presidency called on the European Union on Monday to grant the country candidate status and said it was time for foreign judges and peace envoy to leave.
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