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 2018-10-20 19:31 

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A timeline of Saudi statements on the killing of Khashoggi...

The official Saudi statements on the fate of journalist Jamal Khashoggi have changed several times since he mysteriously disappeared after entering his country's consulate in Istanbul earlier this month...

 2018-10-20 18:51 

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9 key questions Saudi Arabia hasn't answered about the killing of Jamal Khashoggi...

The kingdom has admitted the journalist is dead, but its statement raises big questions about what actually happened and why....

 2018-10-20 17:40 

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Italy approves final budget draft yet vows dialogue with EU...

Italy's government vowed Saturday to engage in constructive talks with the European Union as it nevertheless gave final approval to its rule-busting budget and brushed off a ratings downgrade triggered by its higher-than-expected deficit targets...

 2018-10-20 17:04 

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Sri Lanka to recall peacekeeping commander on UN request...

Sri Lanka's military says that it will recall its commander leading a UN peacekeeping contingent in Mali a day after the world body asked him to be repatriated having reviewed his human rights background...

 2018-10-20 16:52 

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Former Dutch prime minister Wim Kok dies at age 80...

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte says former Minister Wim Kok, a trade unionist-turned-politician who inspired a new breed of pragmatic Social Democratic leaders in Europe, has died at age 80...

 2018-10-20 16:44 

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Enthusiasts re-enact bloody 19th-century Battle of Leipzig...

Hundreds of history buffs have re-enacted the 19th-century Battle of Leipzig, which saw the defeat of Napoleon I's army by combined forces from Prussia, Austria, Russia and Sweden...

 2018-10-20 16:37 

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Tropical Storms Willa and Vicente swirling off Mexico...

Two tropical storms are in the Pacific Ocean off Mexico, and one is forecast to become a hurricane and approach the country's west coast late next week...

 2018-10-20 16:25 

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Tens of thousands march in London to demand new Brexit vote...

Tens of thousands of protesters have marched through central London to demand a new referendum on Britain's departure from the European Union...

 2018-10-20 13:32 

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The Latest: Migrants wait to cross border with Mexico...

Thousands of Central American migrants participating in a caravan heading toward the United States woke up on a bridge that divides the borders of Guatemala and Mexico...

 2018-10-20 13:24 

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Police says suicide bomber strikes election polling station in Afghan capital Kabul, casualties reported...

Police says suicide bomber strikes election polling station in Afghan capital Kabul, casualties reported...

 2018-10-20 13:14 

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Trump space force plan is grounded in real needs but hazy...

President Donald Trump has injected urgency into a long-meandering debate over the best way to protect US space interests with demand for space force...

 2018-10-20 13:08 

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Moscow blocks commemoration of Stalin victims at city square...

Moscow authorities have refused permission for an annual commemoration of Stalin-era political repression victims to be held in Lubyanka Square outside the former KGB headquarters and the event's organizers have objected to a proposed alternative site...

 2018-10-20 12:39 

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Circumstances of Jamal Khashoggi's death will not be "covered up," Turkish official says...

After Saudi Arabia said Jamal Khashoggi was killed in a fistfight, Turkey's reaction is being closely watched....

 2018-10-20 12:38 

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Afghans vote in parliamentary elections under threat by Taliban...

In the capital and across the country, polls opened hours late and some not at all....

 2018-10-20 11:38 

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Terror charges against Sri Lankan in Australia dropped...

The family of a Sri Lankan man living in Australia says terrorism charges against him have been dropped...

 2018-10-20 11:17 

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Head of Turkish-Arab media group calls for punishment for "authority that gave the orders" in killing of Saudi writer...

Head of Turkish-Arab media group calls for punishment for "authority that gave the orders" in killing of Saudi writer...

 2018-10-20 11:07 

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3 charged in southern France extremist attack...

Three people have been charged in France over an Islamic extremist's shooting rampage and supermarket hostage-taking earlier this year...

 2018-10-20 10:51 

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The Latest: 11 injured in Madrid when migrants try to escape...

Spanish police say that 10 officers and one migrant have been injured when a large group of migrants tried to escape from a holding center where they await deportation...

 2018-10-20 10:44 

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Cyprus takes in 29 Syrian migrants departing from Lebanon...

Cypriot police say most of the 29 Syrian migrants who arrived to the Mediterranean island nation after setting sail from Lebanon told authorities they have relatives living on Cyprus...

 2018-10-20 10:43 

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Turkish ruling party official says Turkey "will never allow a cover-up" in case of killed Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi...

Turkish ruling party official says Turkey "will never allow a cover-up" in case of killed Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi...

 2018-10-20 10:33 

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Rights groups warn Ethiopia against return to repression...

Rights groups warn Ethiopia against return to repression; police said detainees 'brainwashed';...

 2018-10-20 10:30 

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Thousands of pro-independence demonstrators rally in Taiwan...

Thousands of pro-independence demonstrators have gathered in Taiwan's capital to express their disapproval with China's stance toward their island...

 2018-10-20 10:16 

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South Africa highway crash kills at least 27, including kids...

South Africa highway crash kills at least 27 people, including small children...

 2018-10-20 10:15 

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Russian deputy foreign minister denounces US trolling case...

A top Russian diplomat says that the U.S. allegation that a Russian woman helped oversee a social media effort to influence the American midterm elections is shameful...

 2018-10-20 10:09 

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Australia ruling coalition to be forced into minority gov't...

Australia's ruling coalition will be forced into minority government after a heavy defeat in a by-election for former Liberal Party Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's old seat...

 2018-10-20 08:46 

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The Latest: Turkey pol criticizes Saudi Khashoggi statement...

A senior member of Turkey's ruling party has criticized Saudi Arabia over its acknowledgement that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a "fistfight" at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul...

 2018-10-20 08:26 

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Italy brushes off downgrade as it plans EU budget response...

Italy brushes off ratings downgrade as it prepares EU budget response amid internal squabble over draft...

 2018-10-20 08:00 

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Japan's Abe stakes out new identity in region: stronger leadership and wider military reach...

With trade deals, infrastructure spending and military drills, Japan seeks a new path to counter rise of China and shifting Asian policies in Washington....

 2018-10-20 07:57 

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Africa's youngest billionaire free 9 days after abduction...

Africa's youngest billionaire is free 9 days after abduction from Tanzanian luxury hotel...

 2018-10-20 06:43 

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Saudis blame 'fistfight' for Jamal Khashoggi's death...

Saudi Arabia admits Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul in a fistfight, 18 people held as suspects....

 2018-10-20 05:40 

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IS frees 6 hostages in exchange with Syrian government...

Syrian opposition activists say the Islamic State group has released two women and four children they had been holding since July in an exchange with the government...

 2018-10-20 05:07 

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The Latest: Small explosion frightens voters in Afghanistan...

A small explosion has frightened voters who had lined up at a polling station in the Qarabagh neighborhood, north of Kabul, to cast their ballot in the first parliamentary elections since 2010...

 2018-10-20 04:08 

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'We are hungry!" Migrants wail at Mexico-Guatemala border...

A standoff between thousands of migrants trying to reach the U.S. and Mexican police stretched into the night with some migrants hanging from the closed border gate wailing "there are children" while others slept on the bridge linking Guatemala to...

 2018-10-20 03:31 

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Japan deepens Southeast Asian ties with airmen program...

Japan's defense minister says he plans to start a program for professional airmen to strengthen ties between his country and Southeast Asia...

 2018-10-20 03:16 

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Europe, Japan send spacecraft on 7-year journey to Mercury...

European and Japanese space agencies say an Ariane 5 rocket has successfully lifted a spacecraft into orbit for a joint mission to Mercury, the closest planet to the sun...

 2018-10-20 03:14 

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A look at Afghanistan's parliamentary elections...

A look at what's at stake, numbers and main issues in Afghanistan's parliamentary elections...

 2018-10-20 02:54 

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UN asks Sri Lanka to repatriate commander in Mali...

The United Nations has asked the government of Sri Lanka to immediately repatriate the commander of the country's 200-person contingent in the U.N. peacekeeping force in Mali following a review of his human rights background...

 2018-10-20 02:50 

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Voting begins in Afghan parliamentary polls despite threats...

Tens of thousands of Afghan forces have fanned out across the country as voting began in parliamentary elections following a campaign marred by relentless violence...

 2018-10-20 02:38 

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Polls open in Afghanistan's parliamentary elections, protected by thousands of Afghan forces...

Polls open in Afghanistan's parliamentary elections, protected by thousands of Afghan forces...

 2018-10-20 02:27 

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Saudi claims that Khashoggi died in a 'brawl' draw immediate skepticism...

Officials called on the Trump administration to investigate the Saudi journalist's death...

 2018-10-20 01:58 

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Silenced forever: Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi is dead...

Influential voice on Saudi affairs is silenced forever as Saudi Arabia admits writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its consulate in Istanbul....

 2018-10-20 00:35 

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Train mows down crowd at India festival, at least 58 dead...

A speeding train ran over a crowd watching fireworks during a religious festival in northern India on Friday, killing at least 58 people...

 2018-10-20 00:23 

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For 1st time, Saudis say Jamal Khashoggi killed in consulate...

Saudi Arabia admits Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul in a fight, 18 people held as suspects....

 2018-10-19 22:55 

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Saudi state-run news agency says royal court adviser close to crown prince fired in wake of Jamal Khashoggi killing...

Saudi state-run news agency says royal court adviser close to crown prince fired in wake of Jamal Khashoggi killing...

 2018-10-19 22:46 

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Saudi state-run media: King Salman has proposal to restructure kingdom's intelligence services after Khashoggi killing...

Saudi state-run media: King Salman has proposal to restructure kingdom's intelligence services after Khashoggi killing...

 2018-10-19 22:40 

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Saudi state-run news agency says "the kingdom expresses its deep regret" over the slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi...

Saudi state-run news agency says "the kingdom expresses its deep regret" over the slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi...

 2018-10-19 22:37 

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Bolton pushes Trump administration to withdraw from landmark arms treaty...

Officals have been complaining that Russia's violation of the Reagan-era INF Treaty has placed the U.S. in a "weak position" against China....

 2018-10-19 22:31 

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Saudi state-run news agency quotes prosecutors as saying 18 Saudis held as suspects in Jamal Khasoggi's death...

Saudi state-run news agency quotes prosecutors as saying 18 Saudis held as suspects in Jamal Khasoggi's death...

 2018-10-19 22:26 

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Assange presses Ecuador to grant basic rights under asylum...

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is seeking a court injunction pressing Ecuador to provide basic rights he says the country agreed to when it granted him asylum at its London embassy in 2012...

 2018-10-19 22:25 

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Saudi government acknowledges journalist Jamal Khashoggi died while in that country's consulate in Istanbul, saying he was killed during a fight...

Khashoggi, a contributing columnist for The Washington Post, had disappeared after he entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2 to obtain documents he needed for his upcoming marriage. This is a developing story. It will be updated....

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