Shoot-downs, intercepts, arms buildup increase possibility of miscalculation and accidents.
Shootdowns intercepts arms buildup increase possibility of miscalculation and accidents

Analysts: Russia's Military Threats Mainly Bluster, but Conflict Risk Rising

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Wycliffe Mahonga
Analysts, residents do not hold out much hope for success of latest peace deal signed in Rome this week.
Analysts residents do not hold out much hope for success of latest

Pessimism About CAR Peace Deal Widespread

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Ankara dismisses reported calls by Riyadh for it to end its military ties with Qatar, as Ankara doubles down its support for the Gulf State as crisis deepens.
Ankara dismisses reported calls by Riyadh for it to end its military

Turkey Stands by Qatar in Ongoing Crisis

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Daniel Mtito
The rights of EU citizens in Britain are among the topics of discussion.
The rights of EU citizens in Britain are among the topics of discussion

EU Tackles Pressing Issues at First Summit Since Brexit Talks

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State Department had offered $5M for information that would bring Mukhtar Robow to justice.
State Department had offered 5M for information that would bring Mukhtar Robow to justice

US Drops Reward Offer for Former al-Shabab Leader

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Abdi Adan
Atiku Emmanuel
Qumbe Jamac
A look at the best news photos from around the world.
A look at the best news photos from around the world

June 23, 2017

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UN says Islamic State appears to be resorting to more desperate methods of destruction as Iraqi security forces close in.
UN says Islamic State appears to be resorting to more desperate methods

UN Commission Condemns Destruction of Mosul Mosque

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Unions are concerned the bill could be used for political reasons.
Unions are concerned the bill could be used for political reasons

Trump Signs Bill to Facilitate Firing of Federal VA Workers Accused of Wrongdoing

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Cholera persists in Yemen because its health care system collapsed and water and sanitation network is in disrepair.
Cholera persists in Yemen because its health care system collapsed and water

UN: Cholera Cases in Yemen Could Top 300,000 by End of August

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Peter Jok’s long journey began in war-torn Sudan and detoured through Ugandan and Kenyan refugee camps.
Peter Joks long journey began in wartorn Sudan and detoured through Ugandan

South Sudanese Player Not Taken in NBA Draft

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‘Putin’s Kleptocracy’ author weighs in on Showtime series The Putin Interviews Documentary - 2017; says legendary US filmmaker "doesn’t get this."
Putins Kleptocracy author weighs in on Showtime series The Putin Interviews Documentary

Russia Scholar: Oliver Stone Touts False Data in ‘Putin Interviews’

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Qatar camels caught up in Gulf crisis were finally reunited with their owners.
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Thousands trapped under difficult humanitarian and security conditions near Cameroon's northern border.
Thousands trapped under difficult humanitarian and security conditions near Came

Nigerian Refugees Trapped By Uptick in Boko Haram Violence

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Responding to criticism, Indonesia says it protects minorities' rights while upholding '"religious and cultural values that must be upheld."
Responding to criticism Indonesia says it protects minorities rights while uphol

Indonesia Says It Safeguards Rights of All, Including LGBT Citizens

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Hoàng Thủy Biển
The recent death brought the toll to at least 76 fatalities since April.
The recent death brought the toll to at least 76 fatalities since April

Rubber Bullets Fired on Venezuelan Protesters; 1 Killed

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Comments come as the government peace negotiator calls on all sides to find a solution to the war.
Comments come as the government peace negotiator calls on all sides to

Taliban Chief: US Troop Surge a 'Mistake'

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Titus Duru
Akram Gill
Donald J. Trump told Fox News Channel's "Fox and Friends" that special counsel Robert Mueller is "very, very good friends with Comey, which is very bothersome."
Donald J Trump told Fox News Channels Fox and Friends that special

Trump: Friendship Between Leader of Russia Probe, Fired FBI Director 'Very Bothersome'

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Police said explosives in a car parked close to the office of the chief of provincial police were detonated by remote control.
Police said explosives in a car parked close to the office of

Powerful Blast Kills at Least Nine in Pakistan

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Rightway Walker
Sulaiman Khan
Rahmat Armani
Rebels may reappear elsewhere after the recent fighting without a longer-lasting solution, experts warn.
Rebels may reappear elsewhere after the recent fighting without a longerlasting solution

Philippine Troops Gain Against Muslim Rebels but Face Aftershocks

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Sadman Hoque
Albert Saguiafin