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Turkey Starts Naval Exercises South of Greece's Kastellorizo

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Turkey on Monday kicked off naval exercises to the east and south of the Greek islands of Rhodes and Kastellorizo and announced seismic research for oil and gas exploration in...
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8 Dead After Attack in a Wildlife Reserve in Niger

6 hours ago   |   NY Times

French humanitarian workers, their Nigerien driver and a guide were killed, according to the authorities. The group was visiting an area known for its West African giraffes.
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Israeli military strikes Hamas target in northern Gaza Strip

12 hours ago   |   ABC News

The Israeli military says it has struck a Hamas target in the northern Gaza Strip in response to the continued launches of explosives-laden balloons from the Palestinian...
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WATCH military vehicles deployed near Minsk on Belarusian presidential election day after authorities warned of ‘provocations'

WATCH military vehicles deployed near Minsk on Belarusian presidential election day after authorities warned of ‘provocations'

17 hours ago   |   RT

Army jeeps were filmed standing on guard near the Belarusian capital on presidential election day. The country's longtime leader Alexander Lukashenko earlier warned foreign...
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The Black, Millennial Mayor Who Tore Down His City's White Monuments

The Black, Millennial Mayor Who Tore Down His City's White Monuments

21 hours ago   |   Politico

RICHMOND, Va.-At noon on June 2, more than a thousand people thronged the plaza outside city hall to hold the young mayor to account. The night before, protesters had gathered...
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Afghanistan to Release Last Taliban Prisoners, Removing Final Hurdle to Talks

1 day ago   |   NY Times

The decision clears the way for the last of 5,000 insurgents to be freed. President Ashraf Ghani announced the release after convening an assembly of 3,000 representatives to...
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India to ban imports of 101 items of military equipment

1 day ago   |   ABC News

India will ban the imports of 101 items of military equipment in an effort to boost indigenous production and improve self-reliance in weapons manufacturing
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‘Lebanese people have suffered too much': US encourages ‘peaceful' regime change as protests rage in blast-ravaged Beirut

‘Lebanese people have suffered too much': US encourages ‘peaceful' regime change as protests rage in blast-ravaged Beirut

1 day ago   |   RT

The US embassy has expressed its solidarity with anti-government protesters in Lebanon, urging all sides to “refrain from violence,” after clashes in blast-devastated Beirut...
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You will hang! Lebanese protesters ‘execute' cardboard cutouts of PM, President & Hezbollah's Nasrallah

You will hang! Lebanese protesters ‘execute' cardboard cutouts of PM, President & Hezbollah's Nasrallah

1 day ago   |   RT

Lebanese protesters have built gallows in Beirut to hang cardboard cutouts of Prime Minister Hassan Diab, Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah, and other politicians they blame...
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Brent Scowcroft Didn't Always Follow ‘the Scowcroft Model'

1 day ago   |   NY Times

As national security adviser, he voiced strong opinions and acted on them, especially when it came to Beijing and Moscow.
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Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

Blue Jackets advance with 3-0 Game 5 win over Maple Leafs

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