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Kim Jong Un: North Korea won’t use nukes first

08 May 2016 Kim Jong Un said Sunday at North Korea's party congress that the country would only deploy nuclear weapons if its sovereignty is invaded, according to the South Korean news agency....

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Hillary Clinton wins Guam Democratic primary

08 May 2016 The Democratic Party in Guam said Saturday that Hillary Clinton won its primary, taking 60 percent of the vote to earn four of the seven delegates at stake....

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13 Members of Iran's Elite Force Killed in Syria

07 May 2016 More than a dozen members of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards were killed this week during an attack by militants in northern Syria in what shows Tehran's deep involvement in the Syrian civil war....

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Sadiq Khan sworn in as new London mayor

07 May 2016 Newly-elected London mayor Sadiq Khan has been formally signed in to the role at a Southwark Cathedral ceremony....

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8 Prisoners Executed in Zahedan, Iran

07 May 2016 8 prisoners, 5 of whom were charged with drug related crimes and three others with murder, were executed in two days in Zahedan Prison....

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US House Speaker Paul Ryan "not ready to back Trump"

06 May 2016 House speaker Paul Ryan, the highest-ranking elected Republican official in the US, has said he does not yet support Donald Trump as the party’s presumptive presidential nominee....

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Scotland: SNP claim third win as Labour suffers losses

06 May 2016 The pro-independence Scottish National Party (SNP) became the largest party in the regional assembly with 63 seats on Friday but failed to gain an overall majority....

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Ahmet Davutoglu to resign as Turkey's prime minister

05 May 2016 Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has announced he will not stand for his party's chairmanship vote, and will therefore be replaced as prime minister. ...

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Al-Jubeir meets US secretary of state in Syria ceasefire talks

02 May 2016 The US secretary of state, John Kerry, has opened a second day of talks in Geneva aimed at finding a way to restore at least a partial truce in Syria amid continuing attacks in Aleppo....

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Greenpeace Leaks U.S.­E.U. Trade Deal Documents

02 May 2016 The environmental activist group Greenpeace leaked on Monday what it called a trove of documents from the talks over a proposed trade deal between the European Union and the United States....

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