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🇺🇸 🇨🇳 US, China launch trade talks to avert tariff war | Al Jazeera English

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🇺🇸 🇨🇳 US, China launch trade talks to avert tariff war | Al Jazeera English

China is denying reports it has offered to buy $200bn in American goods as part of concessions to avert a trade war between the two countries. Delegations from …

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🇺🇸 US Senate confirms Trump nominee Haspel as CIA chief | Al Jazeera English

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🇺🇸 US Senate confirms Trump nominee Haspel as CIA chief | Al Jazeera English

US President Donald Trump’s pick for the new CIA director, Gina Haspel, has been confirmed by the US Senate. She has faced criticism for overseeing the use …

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🇲🇲 UN warns of intensified violence in northern Myanmar | Al Jazeera English

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🇲🇲 UN warns of intensified violence in northern Myanmar | Al Jazeera English

The United Nations has warned that the violence against ethnic minorities in Myanmar is intensifying. Attention has been focused on the Rohingya, but other …

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Jaffa the forgotten Palestinian city | Al Jazeera English

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Jaffa the forgotten Palestinian city | Al Jazeera English

Did you know before 1948, Palestine’s city of Jaffa exported fruits to Europe? Lost Cities of Palestine shows rarely seen archival footage of forgotten Palestinian …

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🇻🇪 Venezuela election: Opposition sceptical about fair polls | Al Jazeera English

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🇻🇪 Venezuela election: Opposition sceptical about fair polls | Al Jazeera English

Venezuelans are due to vote in presidential elections on Sunday, which most of the opposition say is rigged in favour of incumbent Nicolas Maduro. While the …

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🇹🇷 Turkish banker sentenced in 🇺🇸 US case over Iran sanctions | Al Jazeera English

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🇹🇷 Turkish banker sentenced in 🇺🇸 US case over Iran sanctions | Al Jazeera English

A Turkish banker has been sentenced to less than three years in prison for his role in a scheme to evade US sanctions on Iran. Mehmet Hakan Atilla was the …

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🇰🇷 South Korea determined to keep talks with the North | Al Jazeera English

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🇰🇷 South Korea determined to keep talks with the North | Al Jazeera English

Emergency phone calls have been made by South Korean and US diplomats following North Korea’s threat to cancel the planned summit with Donald Trump.

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First doses of new Ebola vaccine reach DRC amid outbreak

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First doses of new Ebola vaccine reach DRC amid outbreak

An Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has spread from rural areas to a city, prompting concern it will be more difficult to control. The first …

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Haifa the forgotten Palestinian city | Al Jazeera English

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Haifa the forgotten Palestinian city | Al Jazeera English

This Palestinian family produced an abundance of goods from Haifa, until their homes and factories were destroyed by Israeli settlers. Lost Cities of Palestine …

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🇸🇸 South Sudanese flee war to neighbouring countries | Al Jazeera English

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🇸🇸 South Sudanese flee war to neighbouring countries | Al Jazeera English

Delegates from eight East African countries are meeting in Ethiopia to help revive South Sudan’s peace agreement. But the steady exodus of people crossing …

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