United States pressures Iraqi Kurds to abandon vote on independence
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United States pressures Iraqi Kurds to abandon vote on independence

By: AP | New York | Published:September 21, 2017 8:53 am Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi. (Source: Reuters) The United States ramped up pressure Wednesday on Iraq’s Kurds…

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In the shadow of brutal crackdown, signs of rising anger, Rakhine jihad
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In the shadow of brutal crackdown, signs of rising anger, Rakhine jihad

Written by Praveen Swami | Published:September 21, 2017 5:58 am Shelters being built for Rohingya refugees at Bahukhali in Bangladesh. (Source: Express Photo/Praveen Swami) Fishing has been good…

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Iran says it will not be the first to violate nuclear deal
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Iran says it will not be the first to violate nuclear deal

By: Reuters | United Nations | Published:September 20, 2017 11:23 pm Iranian President Hassan Rouhani concludes his address at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters…

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Mahmoud Abbas says Middle East peace closer with Donald Trump engaged
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Mahmoud Abbas says Middle East peace closer with Donald Trump engaged

By: Reuters | New York | Published:September 21, 2017 12:02 am Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. (Source: Reuters Photo) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas expressed optimism on Wednesday about reaching…

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Donald Trump urges ‘strong and swift’ UN action to end Rohingya crisis
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Donald Trump urges ‘strong and swift’ UN action to end Rohingya crisis

By: Reuters | Published:September 21, 2017 12:11 am The violence began on August 25 when Rohingya insurgents attacked about 30 police posts and an army camp, killing about…

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US President Donald Trump says he has ‘decided’ on Iranian nuclear deal
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US President Donald Trump says he has ‘decided’ on Iranian nuclear deal

By: PTI | New York | Published:September 20, 2017 10:14 pm US President Donald Trump addresses the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, at U.N. headquarters,…

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‘Donald Trump signaled dislike, but not demise of Iran nuclear deal,’ says envoy
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‘Donald Trump signaled dislike, but not demise of Iran nuclear deal,’ says envoy

By: Reuters | United Nations | Published:September 20, 2017 8:38 pm The head of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards said the United States should experience “painful responses” following Trump’s harsh…

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Russia becomes Iraq Kurds’ top funder, quiet about independence vote
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Russia becomes Iraq Kurds’ top funder, quiet about independence vote

By: Reuters | London | Published:September 20, 2017 6:00 pm Publicly, Moscow says it supports Iraq’s territorial integrity while also recognising the aspirations of the Kurds for a…

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Mexico earthquake: These videos show the horror and panic on the ground
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Mexico earthquake: These videos show the horror and panic on the ground

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published:September 20, 2017 4:21 pm People clear rubble after an earthquake hit Mexico City, Mexico September 19, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso…

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How does the German general election work?
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How does the German general election work?

By: | Published:September 20, 2017 2:29 pm A man casts his vote in an advanced postal ballot for the upcoming general elections at Steglitz-Zehlendorf district postal ballot polling…

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