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Will Muslim American political candidates make mid-term history? | The Stream

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Will Muslim American political candidates make mid-term history? | The Stream

A growing number of Muslim Americans have hit the campaign trail ahead of mid-term elections in November – and some are making history in the process.

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Inside Story – 🇺🇸 Is the US looking for war in space?

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Inside Story – 🇺🇸 Is the US looking for war in space?

US Vice President Mike Pence says the time has come to prepare for the next battlefield… and that battlefield is space. The Americans want to create a space …

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🇸🇦 🇨🇦 Saudi-Canada dispute: Students forced to return home | Al Jazeera English

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🇸🇦 🇨🇦 Saudi-Canada dispute: Students forced to return home | Al Jazeera English

Thousands of students from Saudi Arabia studying in Canada are being ordered by their government to return home. A Saudi student group issued a press …

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🇲🇽 Mexico City: Drivers stuck in traffic treated to ballet | Al Jazeera English

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🇲🇽  Mexico City: Drivers stuck in traffic treated to ballet | Al Jazeera English

Mexico City is one of the most congested cities in the world, with huge traffic jams a regular part of people’s commutes. But now motorists are being treated to an …

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🇾🇪 Funerals held for children killed in school bus attack | Al Jazeera English

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🇾🇪 Funerals held for children killed in school bus attack | Al Jazeera English

Funerals are being held for some of the 29 Yemeni schoolchildren killed in a Saudi-led coalition air raid on Thursday. The United Nations has called for a …

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Is it a lake or sea? Five nations sign landmark Caspian agreement | Al Jazeera English

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Is it a lake or sea? Five nations sign landmark Caspian agreement | Al Jazeera English

It took 22 years of negotiations, but the leaders of Russia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, and Turkmenistan have signed an agreement on the legal status of the …

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🇺🇸 Unite the Right: Washington DC braces for far-right rally | Al Jazeera English

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🇺🇸 Unite the Right: Washington DC braces for far-right rally | Al Jazeera English

White supremacists will gather outside the White House for protests on Sunday. Police say they will keep them apart from counter-demonstrators. Al Jazeera’s …

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🇪🇹 How social media shaped calls for political change in Ethiopia | The Listening Post (Feature)

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🇪🇹 How social media shaped calls for political change in Ethiopia | The Listening Post (Feature)

When Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed delivered his inauguration speech on April 2, 2018, the bold rhetoric suggested a political revolution for the East …

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🇵🇸 🇮🇱 Gaza fishermen stage protest over Israeli blockade | Al Jazeera English

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🇵🇸 🇮🇱 Gaza fishermen stage protest over Israeli blockade | Al Jazeera English

Gaza’s fishermen have been staging a rally of their own – on the water, demanding the Israeli siege of the Strip be lifted. After 20 weeks of protests on the land …

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🇲🇱 Mali goes to polls in crucial election runoff | Al Jazeera English

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🇲🇱 Mali goes to polls in crucial election runoff | Al Jazeera English

People in Mali are preparing to vote in the presidential runoff on Sunday. Ibrahim Boubacar Keita is expected to return to power for another five-year term.

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