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US gov't shutdown: How long? Who is affected? Why did it begin?

AJE - 3 hours 44 min ago
The partial gov't shutdown centres on Trump's request for over $5bn in border wall funding, a demand Democrats oppose.
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Women's March 2019: Thousands across the US march for third year

AJE - 3 hours 54 min ago
Women and supporters across the US march against Trump amid government shutdown and controversy within the movement.
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Democrats call Trump's proposal to end shutdown 'inadequate'

AJE - 4 hours 36 sec ago
US president offers temporary protection for DACA, TPS recipients in exchange for $5.7bn in funding for border wall.
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Impossible missions? The UN in Yemen and Syria

AJE - 5 hours 18 min ago
UN officials and a German diplomat reflect on efforts to end conflict in Syria and Yemen and provide humanitarian aid.
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France: 'Yellow vests' protest despite Macron's grand debate

AJE - 6 hours 5 min ago
Tens of thousands took to the streets for 10th weekend of protests against French government amid anger over taxes.
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Dozens killed as oil pipeline explodes in Mexico's Tlahuelilpan

AJE - 6 hours 22 min ago
State governor says death toll has risen to 66 with officials blaming deadly incident on Friday on gangs of oil thieves.
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52 al-Shabab fighters killed in Somalia airstrike: US military

AJE - 6 hours 36 min ago
The strike was in response to a raid near Kismayo earlier on Saturday, which left eight Somali soldiers dead.
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Yemen's warring sides fail to reach agreement on prisoner swap

AJE - 7 hours 4 min ago
Three days of talks in the Jordanian capital end in failure, with both sides accusing the other of lying.
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Scores of migrants unaccounted for after boat capsizes off Libya

AJE - 7 hours 50 min ago
Three rescued migrants say up to 117 others were on board dinghy that capsized, 93km northeast of Tripoli.
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'Not afraid of the government': One month of protests in Sudan

AJE - 8 hours 21 min ago
The current wave of anti-government protests has become the longest since Sudan gained independence in 1956.
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Rifts and absences overshadow 'failed' Arab summit in Beirut

AJE - 9 hours 12 min ago
Qatar and Mauritania to join Arab economic summit, but Palestinian and Egyptian presidents pull out at the last minute.
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US Women's March: Controversy around co-president

AJE - 10 hours 42 min ago
Tamika Mallory, a co-president of the US Women's March, refuses to condemn Louis Farrakhan's anti-Jewish views, prompting some sponsors to withdraw from the event.
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Pawel Adamowicz: Thousands turn out for funeral of Polish mayor

AJE - 10 hours 47 min ago
The killing of liberal Gdansk mayor shocked Poland and highlighted the charged atmosphere in parts of Eastern Europe.
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US-Saudi ties can't move forward until MBS 'dealt with': Graham

AJE - 10 hours 56 min ago
The US senator says Congress will reintroduce sanctions against those involved in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.
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Half a million attend opposition rally to remove India's Modi

AJE - 11 hours 13 min ago
India's major opposition parties come together in a show of strength with an eye on general elections due by May.
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