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After cabinet backing, May girds for Brexit battle in UK parliament

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LONDON (NewsHeaders) – British Prime Minister Theresa May won the backing of her senior ministers for a draft European Union divorce deal on Wednesday, freeing
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Mattis defends Mexico border deployment in first troop visit

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BASE CAMP DONNA, Texas (NewsHeaders) – U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis defended the deployment of thousands of troops to the border with Mexico as he
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Turkish court sentences German citizen to jail on terrorism charges: Anadolu

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ISTANBUL (NewsHeaders) – A Turkish court sentenced a German citizen to more than six years in jail on terrorism charges, state-owned Anadolu news agency said
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Trump to nominate retired Army general as U.S. ambassador to Saudi Arabia

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FILE PHOTO: Retired U.S. Army Gen. John Abizaid testifies during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on what military leaders knew about the
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Trump envoy urges Russia help free journalist Austin Tice held in Syria

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WASHINGTON (NewsHeaders) – A Trump administration envoy on Tuesday urged Syria’s ally Russia to push for the release of Austin Tice, an American freelance journalist
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Twitter warns Pakistan rights activists over government criticism

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ISLAMABAD (NewsHeaders) – Two Pakistani rights activists said on Monday they had been warned by Twitter about objectionable content on the social media network, a
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Poland’s eurosceptic leaders, far right mark independence centenary at mass march

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WARSAW (NewsHeaders) – Poland’s eurosceptic leaders marked a century of national independence on Sunday as more than 200,000 people marched through the capital in a
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Qatar pays Gaza salaries to ease tensions; Israel says money’s not for Hamas

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GAZA (NewsHeaders) – A $15 million Qatari cash infusion was paid out to impoverished Palestinian civil servants in the Gaza Strip on Friday, offering Hamas
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Hong Kong bars British editor from visiting city following visa ban

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HONG KONG (NewsHeaders) – Hong Kong barred the Asia news editor of the Financial Times from entering the city as a visitor, the newspaper said,