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FMs of Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain to discuss Qatar row with Tillerson on Wednesday

Ahram Online | Tuesday 11 July 2017 Qatari Ministry of Foreign Affairs officials welcome U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Doha, Qatar, Tuesday, July 11, 2017. (Photo: AP)   The foreign ministers of Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and Bahrain will meet on Wednesday in Jeddah with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to discuss the four countries’ ongoing ...

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IRAN CONGRATULATES IRAQ ON LIBERATION OF MOSUL

International | Written by : IANS| Updated: Mon, Jul 10, 2017, 12:35 AM   Tehran, July 10 (SURYAA): Iranian military and security officials on Sunday congratulated Iraq on the victory in the battle to liberate Mosul from the rule of the Islamic State (IS). “I am confident that defeat and vanishing of terrorism would be possible through real determination of ...

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KKK met by protesters in ‘racist’ statue dispute

Sunday 09 July 2017 By SKY NEWS The white supremacists say the statue of a Confederate general is part of history but others say it is a symbol of racism.   Ku Klux Klan supporters were met by hundreds of counter-protesters when they marched against the planned removal of a controversial statue in Virginia. Dozens of white supremacists were trying ...

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Italian police raid self-proclaimed ‘fascist beach club’ run for guests nostalgic for Benito Mussolini

Sunday | 9 July 2017 | 8:56PM Sunbathers are said to exchange stiff-armed salutes at the beach club   By John Phillips, Rome Thousands of Italians nostalgic for Benito Mussolini’s dictatorship this summer are lounging on a self-proclaimed “fascist beach club.” The club, where bathing huts are decorated with pictures of Il Duce, signs praise the gas chambers and sunbathers ...

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South Sudan marks grim 6th independence anniversary

  Sunday July 9, 2017 President of South Sudan Salva Kiir Mayardit speaks on the occasion of the sixth anniversary of his country’s independence at the presidential palace in Juba, Sunday, July 9, 2017. For the second year in a row, the world’s youngest nation will not have any official celebrations to mark the anniversary of its birth because of ...

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Three arrested over Museveni mock funeral

Daily Monitor | Friday 7 July 2017 President Museveni   By Agencies Police in Mbarara District have arrested three people over allegations of conducting a mock funeral for President Yoweri Museveni. The three are Abert Nangumya, a student at Bishop Stuart University, 20, Rodgers Asiimwe, 26, and Maxi Muhumuza, a spokesperson of Ankole Kingdom. They were found in possession of ...

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