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China to Return Seized US Drone

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China to Return Seized US Drone China's Defense Ministry said on Saturday it plans to return an underwater U.S. drone seized this week by a Chinese naval vessel in the South China Sea, but complained the United States was “hyping up” the incident.

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Mag-5.8 quake rattles Trinidad, nearby islands; no damage

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PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) — A strong earthquake rattled Trinidad and Tobago and nearby Caribbean islands Tuesday but there were no reports of any significant damage or injuries.

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Obama tells outgoing Renzi Italy will remain close ally

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama called Italy's outgoing Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on Tuesday to talk about this week's referendum and assure him that Italy will remain a close ally of the United States, the White House said.

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Crazy to rest so many players in FA Cup says Shearer

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Crazy to rest so many players in FA Cup says Shearer

Crazy to rest so many players in FA Cup says Shearer

LONDON: As the number of Premier League clubs knocked out of this season's FA Cup by lower division opponents reached six on Sunday, debate intensified over whether the competition was being devalued by leading teams resting so many players.

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Alan Shearer critical of FA Cup team selection as Premier League clubs make ...

Clubs making wholesale changes are "cheating fans" out of an FA Cup run, according to BBC pundit Alan Shearer. The 13 Premier League clubs in the fourth round made 98 changes to their line-ups, an average of 7.5 per team. Championship sides facing ...

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At least 50,000 IS fighters killed in Iraq, Syria since 2014: US official

Washington (AFP) - At least 50,000 Islamic State jihadists have been killed by the US-led coalition since it began operations in Iraq and Syria in late 2014, a senior US military official said Thursday.A relentless operation using planes and drones from a dozen or so members of the anti-IS coalition since August 2014 has conducted some 16,000 air strikes against the jihadists in Iraq and Syria -- two-thirds of them in Iraq.In addition, the coalition has provided training and weapons to local… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Murders in Brazil dip slightly in 2015

SAO PAULO (AP) — An anti-violence watchdog group says the number of homicides in Brazil dipped slightly last year.The Brazilian Forum on Public Security says in its 10th annual report that 58,383 people were slain in Brazil last year, down 1.2 percent from the year before.The total is roughly equal to the at least 55,000 people that the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says were killed in that war-torn country in 2015. Brazil, however, has about nine times the population of Syria.The NGO… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Turkey in facts and figures

Turkey has seen three full military coups since 1960. Here are some key facts on the strategically important Muslim-majority nation which is battling threats on two main fronts, against Islamic State group jihadists and Kurdish militants. Between Europe and Asia Turkey shares borders with Syria, Iran and Iraq but also EU members Greece and Bulgaria. With a Black Sea coastline facing Russia, it has been a NATO frontline state for more than 60 years. Covering about 784,000 square kilometres… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

David Haye v Tony Bellew: Richie Woodhall says Bellew has been underestimated

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Border areas on alert for bird flu

Customs officials of Quảng Ninh Province seize smuggled chickens in Móng Cái City.-Photo Localities, especially border provinces between Việt Nam and China, have been required to crack down on the transportation, trade and slaughter of poultry and poultry products without quarantine and clear origins. Việt Nam is on high alert after the bird flu strain A/H7N9 caused more than 100 deaths in neighbouring China, the Thanh Niên (Young People) online newspaper reported. The ministry… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

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