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John Kelly Has Cut Jared Kushner's Many White House Roles, Report Says - Newsweek

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Newsweek

John Kelly Has Cut Jared Kushner's Many White House Roles, Report Says
Newsweek
Jared Kushner still holds the titles of senior adviser and assistant to his father-in-law President Donald Trump, but his influence in the White House appears to be waning. And Chief of Staff John Kelly may be responsible for his loss of access. “Kelly ...
Top Russian Official Tried to Broker 'Backdoor' Meeting Between Trump and PutinNew York Times
“Kelly Has Clipped his Wings”: Jared Kushner's Horizons Are Collapsing within the West WingVanity Fair
Special Counsel Mueller Probes Jared Kushner's Contacts With Foreign LeadersWall Street Journal
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Catholic school really thought this statue was a good idea - New York Post

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New York Post

Catholic school really thought this statue was a good idea
New York Post
An Australian Catholic school was forced to cover up a “suggestive” statue — of a saint handing a young boy bread. Blackfriars Priory School in Adelaide apologized Wednesday for the recently-completed granite work depicting St. Martin de Porres ...
Australian school apologises for 'suggestive' saint statueBBC News
Catholic School Forced To Cover Up (Accidentally) Inappropriate Statue of SaintPatheos (blog)
Catholic School Statue Covered Up For Being Too Gross And WeirdHuffPost
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Tillerson: Myanmar clearly 'ethnic cleansing' the Rohingya - CNN

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Tillerson: Myanmar clearly 'ethnic cleansing' the Rohingya
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(CNN) US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has shifted his stance on the Myanmar government's actions against the Rohingya Muslim minority in the country, labeling their actions "ethnic cleansing" in a statement Wednesday. Tillerson had earlier refused ...
US Declares Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis to Be Ethnic CleansingBloomberg
Tillerson Calls Violence Against Rohingya in Myanmar 'Ethnic Cleansing'Voice of America
Tillerson declares Myanmar violence as 'ethnic cleansing'The Hill
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For North Korean soldier's recovery, South Koreans are pinning their hopes on this doctor - Washington Post

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For North Korean soldier's recovery, South Koreans are pinning their hopes on this doctor
Washington Post
TOKYO — No medical drama is complete without a bold yet sensitive heartthrob doctor in a leading role. The incredible tale of a North Korean soldier's escape across the Demilitarized Zone last week is no exception. The McDreamy in this case is Lee ...
What parasitic worms in defector reveal about conditions in North KoreaCNN
North Korean defector: What we've learned from dramatic footageBBC News
Escape from North Korea: video shows defector under fireReuters
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Search for missing Argentine submarine reaches 'critical phase' - Reuters

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Search for missing Argentine submarine reaches 'critical phase'
Reuters
MAR DEL PLATA, Argentina/BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - The search for an Argentine navy submarine missing in the South Atlantic for one week reached a “critical phase” on Wednesday as the 44 crew on board could be running low on oxygen, a navy ...
Hope dwindles for families of lost Argentina submarine crewFox News
Search for missing Argentine sub reaches 'critical phase'New York Post
Missing sub search now a desperate race against timeCBC.ca
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Beijing extends nuclear reach with new missiles - The Australian

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Beijing extends nuclear reach with new missiles
The Australian
China will in the first half of next year becapable of deploying the longest-range nuclear missiles in the world, with a range of up to 15,000km. Major General Xu Guangyu, formerly vice-president of the People's Liberation Army Defence Institute ...
Xi's China: purveyor of Asian hegemonic services steps in as US retreatsThe Australian Financial Review
Trump's Silence Speaks Volumes in ChinaHuffPost
Trump's Asia TrimpValueWalk
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North Korean Defector Watches American Action Movies to Help with Recovery from Dramatic Escape - Newsweek

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North Korean Defector Watches American Action Movies to Help with Recovery from Dramatic Escape
Newsweek
The North Korean soldier who defected to the South last week will survive his injuries and is already well enough to discuss music and films with his doctors. “The patient is not going to die” said doctor Lee Guk-jong, an experienced surgeon well known ...

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Iran pushes to retain Asia oil buyers as possible US sanctions loom - Reuters

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Reuters

Iran pushes to retain Asia oil buyers as possible US sanctions loom
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Iran is pushing to retain customers for its oil in Asia, hoping that price reductions will boost the appeal of its crude compared with other Middle Eastern supply even as the potential threat of further U.S. sanctions on the ...
Saudi Arabia's Populist King in WaitingPolitico
Saudi Graft Suspects Are Said to Start Payments for FreedomBloomberg
Could Saudi Arabia and Iran really go to war?CNBC
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US Navy plane carrying 11 crashes into Pacific Ocean off Japan, 8 found - Washington Post

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US Navy plane carrying 11 crashes into Pacific Ocean off Japan, 8 found
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TOKYO — A U.S. Navy transporter plane carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed into the Pacific Ocean off Japan, the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet said Wednesday. Eight people have been found — although it was not immediately clear whether they were alive ...
Navy Aircraft With 11 Aboard Crashes Into Waters Off JapanNew York Times
Aircraft carrying 11 crashes in Pacific en route to USS Ronald Reagan; 8 recovered, Japan saysFox News
US Navy Plane Crashes Near Japan With 11 People on BoardNewsweek
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Indian navy the odd man out in Asia's 'Quad' alliance - Reuters

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Asia Times

Indian navy the odd man out in Asia's 'Quad' alliance
Reuters
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Trump administration is pushing security ties between the United States, India, Japan and Australia, but the revival of the Asian “Quad” must overcome lingering mistrust in New Delhi towards its allies that hampers genuine ...
China's Honeymoon with Trump Will Soon Come to an EndWar on the Rocks
Robert Mugabe: China shows lack of affection in wake of Zimbabwe strongman's downfallABC Online

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North Korean defector: What we've learned from dramatic footage - BBC News

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North Korean defector: What we've learned from dramatic footage
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Extraordinary footage of the recent defection of a North Korean soldier to the South across the border has been released. On 13 November a North Korean soldier drove up to the border within the Joint Security Area (JSA) and then sprinted to the other ...
Dramatic video shows mad dash as North Korean defector shot 7 times, pulled to freedomABC News
Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier's escape across borderCNN
Cold War drama caught on video as N. Korean soldier escapesWashington Post
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Indian Oil Corp studies renewed Venezuelan crude purchases - Reuters

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Indian Oil Corp studies renewed Venezuelan crude purchases
Reuters
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Oil Corp is considering buying Venezuelan crude for the first time in at least six years, in a move that could help the crisis-struck South American nation settle unpaid bills with another state-owned Indian energy firm.
Venezuela arrests Citgo chief in anti-corruption dragnetNew Jersey Herald
Citgo top executives arrested over alleged loan dealArgus Media
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Abbott slams Vic's assisted dying laws - SBS

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Abbott slams Vic's assisted dying laws
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Former PM Tony Abbott has labelled Victoria's move to legalise assisted dying a 'dreadful moral watershed' as his father lay ill in a Sydney hospital. Source: AAP. 7 MINS AGO. Tony Abbott has slammed the pending legalisation of voluntary assisted dying ...

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Ex-Bosnian Serb commander Mladic faces verdict in genocide trial - Reuters

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Ex-Bosnian Serb commander Mladic faces verdict in genocide trial
Reuters
THE HAGUE (Reuters) - The U.N. tribunal on war crimes in former Yugoslavia hands down its final verdict on Wednesday in the genocide trial of Ratko Mladic, the ex-Bosnian Serb general accused of ordering the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys at ...
Mladic Faces Genocide Ruling at Yugoslav War-Crimes TribunalBloomberg
The Latest: Skirmish breaks out ahead of Mladic verdictWashington Post
AP Balkans correspondent recalls encounters with MladicFox News
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After a Mysterious Odyssey, Lebanon's Prime Minister Is Home - New York Times

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New York Times

After a Mysterious Odyssey, Lebanon's Prime Minister Is Home
New York Times
BEIRUT, Lebanon — Prime Minister Saad Hariri of Lebanon returned to his country on Tuesday as Lebanese eagerly awaited the latest act in one of the most unusual and puzzling diplomatic dramas in recent history. Mr. Hariri had unexpectedly flown to ...
Lebanon's Hariri returns to Beirut amid resignation sagaWashington Post
Commentary: How Saudi Arabia has overreached on Iran, LebanonReuters
Lebanon's Hariri Returns to Lebanon to Tackle Political CrisisBloomberg
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AP Was There: Mugabe sworn in as Zimbabwe's prime minister - Fox News

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AP Was There: Mugabe sworn in as Zimbabwe's prime minister
Fox News
SALISBURY, Zimbabwe – On April 17, 1980, Robert Mugabe was sworn in as prime minister of the new and independent Zimbabwe. Thirty-seven years later, he is resigning after a week of immense pressure from the military, the ruling party and the people.
10 of Our Best Reads on ZimbabweNew York Times
Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe, facing impeachment, resigns after 37 years in powerLos Angeles Times
All eyes on the 'Crocodile' as Zimbabwe's Mugabe resignsReuters
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Robert Mugabe Resigns as President of Zimbabwe After 37 Years in Power - TIME

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TIME

Robert Mugabe Resigns as President of Zimbabwe After 37 Years in Power
TIME
(HARARE, Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigned as president Tuesday after 37 years in power, as parliament began impeachment proceedings against him. “My decision to resign is voluntary on my part and arises from my concern for the ...

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Palestinians Cut Donald Trump and Jared Kushner Contact After Closure of Washington Office - Newsweek

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Palestinians Cut Donald Trump and Jared Kushner Contact After Closure of Washington Office
Newsweek
The Palestinians have severed all contacts with officials from the Trump administration after it decided to close their official representation in Washington, dealing a blow to any potential resurrection of peace talks with Israel. Last week, the State ...
Jewish Insider's Daily Kickoff: November 21, 2017Haaretz
Palestinians 'Freeze' Meetings With US Over Office RowBreitbart News
Abbas adviser to Jpost: Contacts with US consulate, visiting American officials are frozenThe Jerusalem Post
Honestreporting.com
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World War II: Giant Nazi Swastika Unearthed in Germany - Newsweek

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Newsweek

World War II: Giant Nazi Swastika Unearthed in Germany
Newsweek
Unlike, say, confederate statues in the United States or artifacts of empire across lands once ruled by Britain, not much debate exists around the fate of Nazi monuments in Germany. In the aftermath of World War II, the Allies ordered visual symbols of ...
Giant Concrete Swastika Discovered Beneath German Sports FieldInternational Business Times
Giant swastika unearthed in GermanyFox News
Huge Nazi-era Swastika Unearthed in GermanyHaaretz
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Argentina missing submarine: Concern grows after two false alarms - BBC News

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Argentina missing submarine: Concern grows after two false alarms
BBC News
Argentina's navy says it will take advantage of improved weather conditions to further step up its search for a submarine that vanished last Wednesday in the Atlantic Ocean. Strong winds and high waves have hampered the search for the ARA San Juan and ...
No signal from lost Argentine sub, and "every minute is oxygen"CBS News
Undersea 'Banging Sounds' Not From Sub, Argentine Navy SaysNPR
More than 40 on missing Argentina submarine may have only day of air leftNew York Daily News
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