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What sort of future does Puerto Rico have? – The Stream

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What sort of future does Puerto Rico have? – The Stream

Follow The Stream and join Al Jazeera’s social media community: This episode’s story: stream.aljazeera.com/story/201710052230-0025522 FACEBOOK: …

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Palestinians decry Israel plan to close borders with West Bank and Gaza

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Palestinians decry Israel plan to close borders with West Bank and Gaza

Israel is planning to close its borders with the Occupied West Bank and the Gaza Strip for an unusually long period. The closure, for a Jewish holiday, means no …

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Syria faces ‘highest civilian death toll’ since battle for Aleppo

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Syria faces ‘highest civilian death toll’ since battle for Aleppo

The ICRC says the worst fighting since last year’s battle for eastern Aleppo is raging in several parts of Syria, with up to 10 hospitals damaged in the past 10 …

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Puerto Ricans hope Maria disaster can be catalyst for long-term change

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Puerto Ricans hope Maria disaster can be catalyst for long-term change

It has been two weeks since Hurricane Maria devastated the US territory of Puerto Rico. The long process of clean-up and recovery is still underway. But this …

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Turkey sentences 40 to life for trying to kill Erdogan

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Turkey sentences 40 to life for trying to kill Erdogan

A Turkish court has handed life sentences to 40 people convicted of plotting to assassinate President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during last year’s failed coup …

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Inside Story – How will Iran and Turkey deal with Kurdish dreams of their own country?

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Inside Story – How will Iran and Turkey deal with Kurdish dreams of their own country?

Iran and Turkey may seem like unlikely partners following events of the past few years, especially in Syria. But they are saying the same thing about the recent …

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Comedian pranks UK’s Theresa May with resignation stunt

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Comedian pranks UK’s Theresa May with resignation stunt

A prankster and comedian has humiliated British Prime Minister Theresa May, offering her a resignation form as she took the podium to deliver a speech at an …

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Turkey and Iran united in opposition to Kurdish state

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Turkey and Iran united in opposition to Kurdish state

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called for “more decisive action” in response to the Kurdish Regional Government’s attempt to split from Iraq, as he …

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Who will help Puerto Rico? – The Stream

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Who will help Puerto Rico? – The Stream

On September 20th, 2017 the strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in 90 years made landfall, delivering a massive blow to the US territory. Hurricane Maria …

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Las Vegas attacker’s girlfriend questioned by US authorities

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Las Vegas attacker’s girlfriend questioned by US authorities

Marilou Danley, the girlfriend of Stephen Paddock, the man who carried out a shooting spree that killed 59 people and injured more than 500 others in Las …

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