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Kurdish Doctors Report Suspected Turkish Gas Attack in Syria

Six civilians suffered breathing difficulties and other symptoms indicative of poison gas inhalation after an attack launched by Turkey on the Kurdish-controlled enclave of Afrin, local doctors and Syria’s state-run…

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Turkey: 6 Journalists Sentenced to Life in Prison

A Turkish court on Friday sentenced six journalists and media employees accused of involvement in Turkey’s 2016 failed coup attempt to life in prison without parole, the state-run news agency…

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Ramaphosa Elected as South Africa’s New President

Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday was elected as South Africa’s new president by ruling party legislators after the resignation of Jacob Zuma, whose scandals brought the storied African National Congress to…

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U.S. Says American Detainee Worked for IS in Syria

An American detained by U.S. forces was carrying thumb drives containing files on how to make bombs plus administrative spreadsheets describing work he did for the Islamic State terror group…

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Mexico Admits Government Spies Tail Candidates

Mexico’s Interior Department has acknowledged that a federal intelligence agency sent a plainclothes agent to tail an opposition presidential candidate, even though the candidate never asked for and apparently did…

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