• Turkey begins military operation in Syria

    Turkey begins military operation in Syria

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    Gov Mehmet Tekinarslan said four rockets struck the town of Kilis, hitting two houses, an office and slightly wounding one person. From Sunday land forces would also carry out "necessary activities", depending on developments, he said. "They can fire one rocket at us and we will fire 100 back". The attacks could also complicate Turkey's push to improve its relationship with Russian Federation.
  • Army jawan, 2 civilians killed in ceasefire violation in Jammu

    Army jawan, 2 civilians killed in ceasefire violation in Jammu

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    Pura, Pakistan Rangers carried out indiscriminate shelling and firing to target civilian and security facilities for two days", police said. The leadership of Pakistan Rangers and India's Border Security Forces had agreed at a conference in New Delhi in November past year that the "spirit" of the 2003 truce accord must be revived to protect innocent lives.
  • After the snow, heavy rain is on the way for Northern Ireland

    After the snow, heavy rain is on the way for Northern Ireland

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    While in Scotland, northern England, northern Wales and even as far south as the Midlands, a yellow warning is in place for snow and ice. Police Scotland urged those who lived within the amber warning to stay off the roads when in. Even MORE snow could be set to batter Yorkshire on Sunday after weather experts issued a new weather warning. Falls of sleet or wet snow are possible for a time in Ulster and north Leinster, but mainly over high ground.
  • More wind, rain and snow set to sweep country warns Met √Čireann

    More wind, rain and snow set to sweep country warns Met √Čireann

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    There will be scattered wintry showers with the risk of hail or thunder, especially in the west and north. "However, in the north rain will turn to sleet and snow leading to significant accumulations of snow". Friday night will be cold with frost and icy patches developing in many areas. Rain will develop in the southwest towards morning. On Saturday night, heavier rain will spread from the southwest.
  • Senate Passes FISA Reauthorization Act, With Help of Democrats

    Senate Passes FISA Reauthorization Act, With Help of Democrats

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    This bill allows an end-run on the Constitution by permitting information collected without a warrant to be used against Americans in domestic criminal investigations. Paul said he has not spoken to President Trump about FISA reform, adding that he does not believe Trump has a specific position on the issue, but that he would likely be "horrified" at the idea of warrantless surveillance on American citizens.
  • Palestinian Fatah, Hamas reject US Pence's visit to Middle East

    Palestinian Fatah, Hamas reject US Pence's visit to Middle East

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    Controversy over President Donald Trump's decision to move the American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem had led to the cancellation of a number of planned meetings ahead of the trip originally scheduled for December. Pence's Middle East trip was later rescheduled to mid-January as the White House worked with Capitol Hill to pass massive tax cut legislation. When asked how long the shutdown might last, Pence said, "It's going to take as long as it takes".
  • India vs Pakistan, Blind Cricket World Cup 2018 Final

    India vs Pakistan, Blind Cricket World Cup 2018 Final

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    India started off their chase in a cracking manner racing to 111/1 after 15 overs but soon lost two quick wickets in the form of run-outs to be at 116/3 after 16th over. Soon after India lifted the Blind Cricket World Cup title on Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the team and said it was an inspiration for the entire country.
  • Gunmen attack Intercontinental Hotel in Afghan capital Kabul

    Gunmen attack Intercontinental Hotel in Afghan capital Kabul

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    However Nasrat Rahimi, another interior ministry spokesman, said several people had been killed and at least six wounded. The Ministry also said that some people were held hostages in the hotel. According to CNN, however, this isn't the first time the hotel popular among foreign visitors to Afghanistan has been attacked. "Four attackers are inside the building", an official at the Afghan spy agency said.
  • SCHUMER SHOWDOWN: Chuck Summoned to WHITE HOUSE as Deadline Looms

    SCHUMER SHOWDOWN: Chuck Summoned to WHITE HOUSE as Deadline Looms

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    Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) on Friday denied saying in 2013 "we can not bring the government to a shutdown ", and accusing Republicans of wanting their way "no matter what", but he did. Senior administration officials said earlier that more than one million United States military personnel would continue to serve without pay.
  • Roy Bennet Killed Together With 4 Others | FRESH DETAILS

    Roy Bennet Killed Together With 4 Others | FRESH DETAILS

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    He and his wife had traveled to New Mexico to spend their holiday with their friend Burnett, according to loved ones. The National Transportation Safety Board will investigate the crash, and agency spokesman Eric Weiss an NTSB investigator was expected to arrive at the crash site late Thursday.
  • Pentagon's new strategy turns to Russian and Chinese threats

    Pentagon's new strategy turns to Russian and Chinese threats

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    It harkens back to the Cold War-era where the USA and Soviet Union projected power and military might around the globe. Trump has frequently lambasted North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries he claims take advantage of the US government and fail to pay their fair share of security costs.
  • Russia-linked accounts widespread

    Russia-linked accounts widespread

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    Twitter added that because it has already suspended these accounts, the relevant content is no longer publicly available on its platform. "However, any such activity represents a challenge to democratic societies everywhere, and we're committed to continuing to work on this important issue", Twitter said.
  • Snow storm expected to hit Friday afternoon in Utah County

    Snow storm expected to hit Friday afternoon in Utah County

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    According to the Weather Channel's forecast, the winter storm in Texas could lead to unsafe travel conditions in San Antonio, Austin , Houston , and Corpus Christi. "It's mainly people sliding into ditches". Between study and online work, they said they'd taken breaks to cook and go outside to toss snowballs. "I made it OK except for my toes", he said.
  • Sen. Paul's Alleged Attacker Charged with Federal Crime

    Sen. Paul's Alleged Attacker Charged with Federal Crime

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    Minkler, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of IN said IN the release. Matt Baker, Boucher's attorney, said he plans to argue for Boucher to be placed on probation. He ran toward Paul and tackled him, which resulted in several fractured ribs and pneumonia. Boucher admitted the assault, but said it was not politically motivated.