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North Korea 'Ready to Sink' US Aircraft Carrier Vinson

Last edited 23rd April 2017

North Korea is "ready to sink" a US aircraft carrier heading for the peninsula, state media have said.

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Policeman and Suspected Gunman Shot Dead in Paris 'Terror Attack'

Last edited 20th April 2017

One policeman has been shot dead and two others wounded in central Paris, French police say, with their suspected attacker killed by security forces.

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With this ring, I thee... dread?

Last edited 18th April 2017

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North Korea 'Will Test Missiles Weekly', Senior Official Tells BBC

Last edited 17th April 2017

North Korea will continue to test missiles, a senior official has told the BBC in Pyongyang, despite international condemnation and growing military tensions with the US."We'll be conducting more missile tests on a weekly, monthly and yearly basis," Vice-Foreign Minister Han Song-ryol told the BBC's John Sudworth.He said that an "all-out war" would result if the US took military action.

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Venezuela Govt Bans Opposition Leader

Last edited 12th April 2017

Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles has been banned from holding political office for 15 years - a move sure to ratchet up tensions amid a growing street protest movement.

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Human Rights Violations - Chechen Police 'have rounded up more than 100 suspected gay men'

Last edited 2nd April 2017

Chechnya is formally part of Russia, but functions as a quasi-independent state in which the word of Kadyrov often seems to transcend Russian laws. He has overseen the rebuilding of the republic with Moscow’s money, after two devastating wars.

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Israel Approves First New West Bank Settlement in 20 Years

Last edited 30th March 2017

Israel's security cabinet has given the go-ahead for a first new settlement to built on the West Bank in two decades.

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At Least 11 Dead in Yemen Suicide Bombing

Last edited 27th March 2017

At least 11 people have been killed in a suicide bombing and gun attack by suspected al-Qaeda militants on a local government compound in southern Yemen, a Yemeni government media office says.

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London Attack: Four dead in Westminster Terror Incident

Last edited 22nd March 2017

Four people, including a police officer and the lone attacker, have died in a terror attack near the Houses of Parliament in London.

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UK Issues Laptop, Tablet Ban on Flights from Six Countries after US Warning

Last edited 21st March 2017

UK issues laptop, tablet ban on flights from six countries after US warning American officials warned that extremists are seeking "innovative" ways to attack airliners with smaller explosive devices hidden in consumer electronics bigger than smartphones.

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