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China says Iran membership of Shanghai security bloc to be discussed at summit

Reuters World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 23:49
BEIJING (Reuters) - China supports Iran's membership of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) security bloc, jointly led by China and Russia, and the subject will be discussed at the group's summit this week, a senior diplomat said on Monday.
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Bahrain cuts ties with Qatar for meddling in internal affairs

Reuters World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 23:30
DUBAI (Reuters) - Bahrain said on Monday it cut diplomatic relations with Qatar, accusing its fellow Gulf Arab state of backing terrorism and interfering in Bahrain's internal affairs.
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In shadow of deadly attacks, British election campaign resumes

Reuters World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 23:29
LONDON (Reuters) - After a militant attack on a nightlife district of London this weekend, British Prime Minister Theresa May will resume campaigning on Monday just three days before a national election which polls show is much tighter than previously predicted.
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China hits back at Taiwan leader's offer of help on democracy

Reuters World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 23:23
BEIJING (Reuters) - China hit back at Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen's offer to help China transition to democracy on Monday, saying the "values and ideas" pushed forward by her party had caused chaos on the self-ruled island.
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12 arrested in London's night of terror; IS claims attack

AP World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 22:00
LONDON (AP) — British police arrested a dozen people Sunday in a widening terrorism investigation after attackers using a van and large knives turned a balmy evening of nightlife into a bloodbath and killed seven people in the heart of London. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility. 2017-06-04T21:50:21-04:00 2017-06-04T21:20:22-04:00
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Q&A: Internet extremism and how to combat it

AP World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 22:00
DETROIT (AP) — In the wake of Britain's third major attack in three months, Prime Minister Theresa May called on governments to form international agreements to prevent the spread of extremism online. 2017-06-04T21:50:21-04:00 2017-06-04T21:38:05-04:00
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The Latest: 3 Australians among injured in London attacks

AP World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 21:00
LONDON (AP) — The latest on the attacks in the London Bridge area (all times local): 2017-06-04T20:50:11-04:00 2017-06-04T20:48:27-04:00
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Blast hits petrochemical plant in China, damage unknown: Xinhua

Reuters World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 20:53
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - An explosion rocked a petrochemical plant in the eastern Chinese province of Shandong early on Monday, but the cause and extent of damage was unknown, the state news agency Xinhua reported.
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China upset at Mattis' "irresponsible remarks" on South China Sea

Reuters World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 20:24
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China has expressed its strong dissatisfaction with what it labeled "irresponsible remarks" on the South China Sea by U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis during a security forum at the weekend.
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Putin denies having compromising information on Trump

Reuters World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 20:07
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin strongly denied he had any compromising material about U.S. President Donald Trump in a televised interview broadcast on Sunday.
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Airlines urged to step up fight against human trafficking

Reuters World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 19:36
CANCUN, Mexico (Reuters) - Airlines are being urged to train more flight attendants to help prevent human trafficking, placing cabin crew on the front line of the fight against sexual exploitation and slavery.
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In shadow of deadly attacks, British election campaign resumes

Reuters World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 19:11
LONDON (Reuters) - After a militant attack on a nightlife district of London this weekend, British Prime Minister Theresa May will resume campaigning on Monday just three days before a national election which polls show is much tighter than previously predicted.
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'Oi, terrorists, cowards!' Fighting back in London's chaos

AP World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 19:00
LONDON (AP) — For eight agonizing minutes, the orders came from all directions, frantic and contradictory. Crowds scattered, sometimes directly into the path of the men trying to kill them. Police cars screamed past the attackers toward the van they had abandoned. Chairs, bottles and even a basket flew through the air as terrified onlookers tried to hold off the three men and make sense out of the senseless. 2017-06-04T18:49:27-04:00 2017-06-04T17:20:50-04:00
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12 arrested in London's night of terror; IS claims attack

AP World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 19:00
LONDON (AP) — British police arrested a dozen people Sunday in a widening terrorism investigation after attackers using a van and large knives turned a balmy evening of nightlife into a bloodbath and killed seven people in the heart of London. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility. 2017-06-04T18:49:27-04:00 2017-06-04T18:06:57-04:00
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The Latest: Analyst group: IS claims London attack

AP World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 19:00
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the attacks in the London Bridge area (all times local): 2017-06-04T18:49:27-04:00 2017-06-04T17:53:42-04:00
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Attack brings out the best in London's Borough neighborhood

AP World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 19:00
LONDON (AP) — When Sue Brinklow dashed into The Lord Clyde pub during Saturday night's attack on London Bridge, she was among hundreds of people who found safety and a place to sleep in the Borough neighborhood known for its 1,000-year-old food market and its role as the backdrop for major movies. 2017-06-04T18:49:27-04:00 2017-06-04T17:45:39-04:00
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'Oi, terrorists, cowards!' Fighting back in London's chaos

AP World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 17:00
LONDON (AP) — For eight agonizing minutes, the orders came from all directions, frantic and contradictory. Crowds scattered, sometimes directly into the path of the men trying to kill them. Police cars screamed past the attackers toward the van they had abandoned. Chairs, bottles and even a basket flew through the air as terrified onlookers tried to hold off the three men and make sense out of the senseless. 2017-06-04T16:51:12-04:00 2017-06-04T16:21:09-04:00
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Police arrest 12 after night of terror in heart of London

AP World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 17:00
LONDON (AP) — British police arrested a dozen people Sunday in a widening terrorism investigation after attackers using a van and large knives turned a balmy evening of nightlife into a bloodbath and killed seven people in the heart of London. 2017-06-04T16:51:12-04:00 2017-06-04T16:42:16-04:00
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The Latest: 1 French citizen among London victims, 1 missing

AP World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 17:00
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the attacks in the London Bridge area (all times local): 2017-06-04T16:51:12-04:00 2017-06-04T14:54:29-04:00
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Attack brings out the best in London's Borough neighborhood

AP World News - Sun, 06/04/2017 - 17:00
LONDON (AP) — When Sue Brinklow dashed into The Lord Clyde pub during Saturday night's attack on London Bridge, she was among hundreds of people who found safety and a place to sleep in the Borough neighborhood known for its 1,000-year-old food market and its role as the backdrop for major movies. 2017-06-04T16:51:12-04:00 2017-06-04T16:13:48-04:00
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