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Egypt says security forces kill 16 militants in Sinai

Egypt says security forces kill 16 militants in Sinai

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May 21, 2019 at 6:45 am

CAIRO (AP) Egypt says its police forces have killed 16 militants in raids in the restive northern part of the Sinai Peninsula. An Interior Ministry statement Tuesday says security forces exchan...

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Documents offer rare look inside Syrian government crackdown

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May 21, 2019 at 6:39 am | BEIRUT (AP) Thousands of documents purportedly found in abandoned Syrian government offices during the country's civil war reveal the reach of President Bashar Assad's shadowy security agencies tha...

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Ex-Philippine judge says she was held at Hong Kong airport

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May 21, 2019 at 6:39 am | MANILA, Philippines (AP) A former Philippine Supreme Court justice who accused Chinese President Xi Jinping of crimes against humanity before the International Criminal Court said she was barred fo...

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Burger King to expand sales of new meatless burger to Europe

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May 21, 2019 at 6:27 am | COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) Burger King will launch in Sweden a version of its Impossible Whopper, the plant-based burgers that have attracted attention in the United States for resembling meat far mo...

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IOC confident Tokyo can resolve complaints over budget cuts

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May 21, 2019 at 6:18 am | TOKYO (AP) The heads of some international sports federations complained this month that Tokyo Olympic organizers were cutting too deeply to save money. One said the cost reductions could make ...

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Egypt to hike electricity prices in July

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May 21, 2019 at 6:03 am | CAIRO (AP) Egypt says it will raise electricity prices for households and businesses by an average of 15 percent, the latest in a series of austerity measures aimed at boosting the economy. Ele...

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EU's Frontex deploys border guard teams in Albania

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May 21, 2019 at 6:02 am | TIRANA, Albania (AP) Teams of the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, or Frontex, are joining Albania's police to patrol its land and sea borders for migrants and crime for the first time. ...

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Huawei: US controls have 'no impact,' talking to Google

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May 21, 2019 at 5:50 am | BEIJING (AP) The founder of Huawei expressed confidence Washington's curbs on sales to the Chinese tech giant will have little impact and said Tuesday it is discussing "emergency relief" from Googl...

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Nigel Farage taps anger in UK's Brexit-dominated EU election

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May 21, 2019 at 5:49 am | FRIMLEY GREEN, England (AP) No one in Britain is more enthusiastic about this week's European Union elections than people who hate the EU. Hard-core Brexit supporters are chomping at the bit to...

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