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NATO to announce measures over UK poisoning

NATO Chief, Jens Stoltenberg, will on Tuesday unveil “measures” in response to the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain, the alliance said, as ...

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MMM founder, Sergei Mavrodi, dies of heart attack at 62

Russian businessman Sergei Mavrodi, whose MMM pyramid scheme deprived millions of Russians of their savings in the 1990s, has died of a heart attack, according ...

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Clashes in Spain as police arrest Puigdemont in Germany

Thousands of Catalans staged a mass protest in Barcelona on Sunday, hours after their former leader, Carles Puigdemont, was detained in Germany. Riot police struck ...

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Court stops Sierra Leone’s run-off election

A Sierra Leone court in Freetown has granted a request by a member of the ruling party for an injunction to delay the presidential election ...

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Bill Gates picks holes in Nigeria’s economic plans

The Co-Chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Mr. Bill Gates, on Thursday said the Federal Government’s Economic Recovery and Growth Plan was not ...

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Russia: Putin wins fresh six-year presidential mandate

Russian President Vladimir Putin won a new six-year term in a presidential election Sunday, according to a state-run exit poll, extending two decades in power ...

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Russia expels 23 British diplomats, shuts Council, Consulate

Russia said Saturday it would expel 23 British diplomats and close a British consulate following London’s “provocative” measures over the poisoning of a double agent ...

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Mugabe seeks to reverse ouster from office

Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe described his departure from office in November as a “coup d’etat” that “we must undo” in his first TV interview ...

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U.S students walk out over gun violence

Thousands of students across the United States have walked out of classrooms to protest against gun violence prompted by a deadly rampage at a high ...

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Zimbabwean doctors go on strike

Zimbabwean doctors at public hospitals have gone on strike and will not return to work until the government meets their demands for better pay and ...

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