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Parts of New Zealand flood as remnants of Cyclone Gita hit - Washington Post

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Parts of New Zealand flood as remnants of Cyclone Gita hit
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WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Parts of New Zealand have declared an emergency as a powerful storm hits, causing flooding and forcing some people to evacuate their homes. The storm system is the remnants of Cyclone Gita, which last week ripped through the ...
Cyclone Gita: wild weather grounds flights, knocks down power pole in WellingtonStuff.co.nz
Christchurch declares state of emergency after storm hits NZEyewitness News
Gita sparks state of emergency in NZSBS
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Ex-Chair, CEO Named Among Detainees in Inquiry Into Israel's Bezeq Tel - U.S. News & World Report

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Ex-Chair, CEO Named Among Detainees in Inquiry Into Israel's Bezeq Tel
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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli police on Tuesday named the CEO and former chairman of Bezeq among the suspects arrested this week after the markets watchdog uncovered new evidence in an investigation into the country's largest telecom group. The Israel ...
Netanyahu's troubles deepen as Israeli police arrest confidantsCNN
Benjamin Netanyahu associates arrested in Israeli corruption probeNBCNews.com
Police name Netanyahu associates in Israeli corruption probeABC News
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Kim Yo Jong Lesser-Known Facts: Kim Jong Un's Sister's Pregnancy Rumors Swirl - International Business Times

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Kim Yo Jong Lesser-Known Facts: Kim Jong Un's Sister's Pregnancy Rumors Swirl
International Business Times
South Korea's unification ministry said Monday it has obtained no information about speculations that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister, Kim Yo Jong is pregnant with her second child. Kim Yo Jong reportedly revealed to South Korean ...
North Korea's failed Olympians hope to avoid dangerous consequencesFox News
North Korean Cheerleader Speaks Out on Psychological Training in Kim Jong Un's 'Army of Beauties'Newsweek
Editorial: Olympics help melt tensions between KoreasBurlington Times News
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South Korea to announce joint military drill plan with US before April - Reuters

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 23:46

South Korea to announce joint military drill plan with US before April
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SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea and the United States will announce plans before April for a postponed joint military drill, South Korea's defense minister said on Tuesday. South Korean Army K1A1 and U.S. Army M1A2 tanks fire live rounds during a U.S ...

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European Diplomats Seek to Curb Iran Actions in Yemen, Syria - Wall Street Journal

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 22:18

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European Diplomats Seek to Curb Iran Actions in Yemen, Syria
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Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi met over the weekend with senior European diplomats in Munich to discuss the conflict in Yemen. Above, he is shown at a press conference in Tehran in 2017. Photo: Vahid Salemi/Associated Press. By. Laurence ...
Israel Arming at Least Seven Syrian Rebel GroupsAntiwar.com
The Slippery Slope in SyriaHaaretz
Russian FM criticizes Iran's calls for Israel's destructionArutz Sheva
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Israeli settler leader says settlements grew rapidly in 2017 - Washington Post

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 19:40

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Israeli settler leader says settlements grew rapidly in 2017
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JERUSALEM — The number of Jewish settlers in the West Bank grew at nearly twice the rate of Israel's overall population last year, a settler leader said Monday, predicting that settlement growth would surge even more in the coming years thanks in part ...
Trump Makes the Crisis Worse for Palestinian RefugeesTruthdig
Is President Trump Preparing to Put Pressure on Israel?The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com
Watch | Former Israeli Soldier: “I Helped Entrench the Occupation”Mintpress News
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Report: US ambassador warns settlement evacuation could spark civil war - The Jerusalem Post

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:43

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Report: US ambassador warns settlement evacuation could spark civil war
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Portions of the Israeli right-wing public have long feared that a large scale settlement evacuation could lead to a civil war. 2 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. Report: US ambassador warns settlement evacuation could spark civil war ...

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Report: US ambassador warns settlement evacuation could spark civil war - The Jerusalem Post

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Report: US ambassador warns settlement evacuation could spark civil war
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Portions of the Israeli right-wing public have long feared that a large scale settlement evacuation could lead to a civil war. 2 minute read. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. Report: US ambassador warns settlement evacuation could spark civil war ...
US Ambassador Warns Jewish Leaders: Israel Could Risk Civil War if Settlements DismantledHaaretz

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Syria war: Dozens of civilians killed in Eastern Ghouta strikes - BBC News

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:33

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Syria war: Dozens of civilians killed in Eastern Ghouta strikes
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Bombardments by Syrian government forces have killed dozens of civilians in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area outside Damascus, activists say. At least 77 civilians, including 20 children, were killed in air strikes and rocket fire on Monday, the ...
77 Dead As Syria Enclave Pounded Ahead Of Expected Ground AssaultNDTV
Massive escalation of violence in eastern Ghouta SyriaDeutsche Welle
Syria war: More than 70 killed in rebel-held Ghouta as UN warns situation 'spiralling out of control'ABC Online
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Tillerson dismisses criticism on Russia sanctions amid growing questions - ABC News

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 16:21

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Tillerson dismisses criticism on Russia sanctions amid growing questions
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The indictment Friday of 13 Russians accused of waging "information warfare" in the 2016 U.S. presidential election is raising new questions about why the Trump administration still has not imposed sanctions designed to punish Russia and deter it from ...
North Korea's failed Olympians hope to avoid dangerous consequencesFox News
Tillerson: North Korea Represents a 'Serious Threat to China'Breitbart News
'Kim Jong-un is hitting on us!': my night out with Dear Leader (sort of)The Guardian
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Laughing? Not so much. Most Russians just wish the election-tampering story would go away - Los Angeles Times

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 15:20

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Laughing? Not so much. Most Russians just wish the election-tampering story would go away
Los Angeles Times
Municipal workers shovel snow on Manezhnaya Square outside the Kremlin during a heavy snowfall in Moscow on Jan. 31. (Mladen Antonov / AFP/Getty Images). Russians aren't laughing their anythings off. The day after President Trump tweeted about Russians ...
Five rules to not be the American Putin wants you to beFox News
Kremlin dismisses Mueller's indictment of 13 RussiansCNN
After US Indictments, Russia Denies Election MeddlingVoice of America
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UK Has a Secret Plan to Hold Brexit Cash If EU Refuses to Trade - Bloomberg

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 12:33

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UK Has a Secret Plan to Hold Brexit Cash If EU Refuses to Trade
Bloomberg
Prime Minister Theresa May's team is eyeing up a contingency plan to hold back billions of pounds in Brexit payments, if the European Union refuses to give the U.K. the trade deal it wants. Senior British officials have privately discussed the idea as ...
Brexit: David Davis rejects 'Mad Max-style dystopia' claimsBBC News
UK vows no 'Mad Max style' deregulation after BrexitUSA TODAY
David Davis: Brexit will not plunge Britain into Mad Max dystopiaThe Guardian
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Germany's Oldest Party Drops Below Right-Wing Upstart in Poll - Wall Street Journal

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 12:13

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Germany's Oldest Party Drops Below Right-Wing Upstart in Poll
Wall Street Journal
German Chancellor and leader of the conservative Christian Democratic Union Angela Merkel, right, and Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, left, State Premier of the southwestern federal state of Saarland, leave after giving a press conference at the CDU ...
Germany's Merkel sets the stage for her eventual exit by picking a successorLos Angeles Times
Merkel Sets Up Potential Successor With Key Party AppointmentBloomberg
Germany's Merkel Brings Possible Successor to BerlinU.S. News & World Report
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Iceland could become first country to ban male circumcision - USA TODAY

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 11:52

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Iceland could become first country to ban male circumcision
USA TODAY
Iceland could become the first country in Europe to ban male circumcision, prompting criticism from religious groups about the ritual practiced in both Judaism and Islam. The legislation being debated by Iceland's Parliament would impose a six-year ...
Iceland's mooted circumcision ban sparks religious outrageBBC News

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Mozambique rubbish dump collapse 'kills at least 17' people - BBC News

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Mozambique rubbish dump collapse 'kills at least 17' people
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At least 17 people have been killed in Mozambique's capital, Maputo, and many more injured after a huge mound of rubbish collapsed, officials say. The pile of waste, some 15m (49ft) high, gave way in heavy rains at 03:00 local time (01:00 GMT) on ...
Mozambique dump collapse: 17 dead, homes destroyedAljazeera.com
As many as 17 killed as mountain of garbage collapsesCBS News
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Trump Jr. to give foreign policy speech while on 'unofficial' business trip to India - Washington Post

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 10:14

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Trump Jr. to give foreign policy speech while on 'unofficial' business trip to India
Washington Post
NEW DELHI — The president's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., is making what has been dubbed an unofficial visit to India to promote his family's real estate projects. But he's also planning to deliver a foreign policy speech on Indo-Pacific relations at ...
Donald Trump Jr.'s trip to India could mix business and US foreign policyUSA TODAY
In India, Trump Project Buyers Offered Dinner with Trump Jr.Voice of America
Don Jr. Promises Not to Do Anything Corrupt While Shilling Condos In IndiaVanity Fair
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Iran Plane Crash Leads to Search-and-Rescue Effort at 14500 Feet - New York Times

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 09:06

New York Times

Iran Plane Crash Leads to Search-and-Rescue Effort at 14500 Feet
New York Times
TEHRAN — Search-and-rescue workers continued to scour a mountainous region of Iran on Monday for a plane that crashed a day earlier, most likely killing all 66 people on board. Because of bad weather conditions, the rescue teams have been unable to ...
Search for Iran plane crash wreckage 'ongoing', state media saysCNN
Iranian rescuers find wreckage from plane crash that killed 65Chicago Tribune
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Kremlin dismisses Mueller's indictment of 13 Russians - CNN

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 06:52

CNN

Kremlin dismisses Mueller's indictment of 13 Russians
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(CNN) The Russian government denied Monday that it had interfered in the 2016 US election campaign in the Kremlin's first remarks since 13 Russian nationals were indicted Friday on charges of conspiring to defraud the US. Answering a question from CNN ...
After US Indictments, Russia Denies Election MeddlingVoice of America
Kremlin dismisses Mueller indictments: No 'significant evidence' of Russian meddlingThe Hill
Kremlin says there's no significant evidence of Russian meddling in US electionCNBC
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US Officials Tell World Leaders To Ignore Trump's Tweets - HuffPost

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 06:31

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US Officials Tell World Leaders To Ignore Trump's Tweets
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President Donald Trump's tweets not only trigger worries at home. They rattle leaders around the world. But U.S. officials reportedly tried to reassure global policy representatives at an international conference in Germany over the weekend, urging ...
Trump should be reading this every dayCNN

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Indonesia Raises Aviation Warnings After Sumatra Volcano Emits Ash Cloud - U.S. News & World Report

Google: World - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 06:15

U.S. News & World Report

Indonesia Raises Aviation Warnings After Sumatra Volcano Emits Ash Cloud
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Ash from Mount Sinabung volcano rises to an approximate height of 5,000 meters during an eruption as seen from Brastagi town in Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia February 19, 2018 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Tibta Peranginangin/ via ...
Volcano Erupts in Indonesia, no Fatalities or Injuries ReportedVoice of America
Indonesia's Mount Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash columnWashington Times
Airlines on "red notice" as volcano fires hot ash skywardCBS News
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