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Trump targets Iran with new sanctions
Trump makes announcement on Iran deal.
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Trump targets Iran with new sanctions

Shiite militia leader Sadr leads Iraqi election
Moktada al-Sadr.
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Shiite militia leader Sadr leads Iraqi election

Iran reiterates intent to stay in the nuclear deal 'despite the will of America'
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani
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Iran reiterates intent to stay in the nuclear deal 'despite the will of America'

Former Japanese leader says Shinzo Abe might step down as prime minister in June
Shinzo Abe.
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Former Japanese leader says Shinzo Abe might step down as prime minister in June

Turkey says the Trump administration again agreed to stop arming Kurds in Syria
Turkish-backed fighters in Syria
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Turkey says the Trump administration again agreed to stop arming Kurds in Syria

Pence escapes shutdown mess with Mideast trip
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence meets with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, right, at the Presidential Palace in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018.
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Pence escapes shutdown mess with Mideast trip

Arab League states demand Trump retract Jerusalem decision
President Trump
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Arab League states demand Trump retract Jerusalem decision

State Department threatens to close Palestinian office in Washington
The flag of the Palestine Liberation Organisation is seen above its offices in Washington, DC on November 18, 2017.
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State Department threatens to close Palestinian office in Washington

China reaffirms 'traditional friendly relations' with North Korea
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un
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China reaffirms 'traditional friendly relations' with North Korea

Brazil's deeply unpopular president avoids corruption trial
Michel Temer.
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Brazil's deeply unpopular president avoids corruption trial

Pyongyang labels Trump 'strangler of peace' ahead of military drills
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un
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Pyongyang labels Trump 'strangler of peace' ahead of military drills

America pulls out of UNESCO to avoid unpaid dues, punish 'anti-Israel bias'
UNESCO.
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America pulls out of UNESCO to avoid unpaid dues, punish 'anti-Israel bias'

U.N. to vote on major export sanctions against North Korea
This picture taken on July 4, 2017 and released by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on July 5, 2017 shows the successful test-fire of the intercontinental ballistic mi
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U.N. to vote on major export sanctions against North Korea

Tillerson tells North Korea the U.S. is 'not your enemy,' open to talks
Rex Tillerson.
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Tillerson tells North Korea the U.S. is 'not your enemy,' open to talks

Congress negotiates Russia sanctions plan over Trump's objections
President Trump and Vladimir Putin
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Congress negotiates Russia sanctions plan over Trump's objections

Pence to visit the Korean Demilitarized Zone, following North Korea's failed missile launch
Mike Pence in South Korea.
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Pence to visit the Korean Demilitarized Zone, following North Korea's failed missile launch

Trump: If needed, U.S. will act unilaterally on North Korea
Donald Trump.
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Trump: If needed, U.S. will act unilaterally on North Korea

China lodges 'solemn' objection to 'petty' Trump-Taiwan call
Donald Trump
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China lodges 'solemn' objection to 'petty' Trump-Taiwan call

French President Francois Hollande decides not to run again
Francois Hollande.
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French President Francois Hollande decides not to run again

U.S. withdraws from U.S.-Russia talks on Syria
The U.S. suspends talks with Russia about Syria.
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U.S. withdraws from U.S.-Russia talks on Syria

Turkish president issues decree introducing major changes to military
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
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Turkish president issues decree introducing major changes to military

Ex-presidential aide in China sentenced to life in prison for corruption
Ling Jihua.
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Ex-presidential aide in China sentenced to life in prison for corruption

John Kerry is paying Afghanistan a surprise visit
John Kerry
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John Kerry is paying Afghanistan a surprise visit

Vladimir Putin is concerned about America because John Kerry carries his own luggage
Putin skeptical about Kerry carrying his own luggage.
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Vladimir Putin is concerned about America because John Kerry carries his own luggage

Vice President Biden arrives in Israel as violence flares
Vice President Biden travels to Israel despite attacks.
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Vice President Biden arrives in Israel as violence flares

Early results suggest voters in Bolivia rejected referendum on presidential terms
Evo Morales casts his ballot on Sunday.
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Early results suggest voters in Bolivia rejected referendum on presidential terms

Turkmenistan's president drafts new constitution that could let him serve for life
Kurbanguly Berdymukhamedov, left, and Wen Jiabao.
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Turkmenistan's president drafts new constitution that could let him serve for life

New book hints that Chinese President Xi Jinping fended off a coup
Chinese President Xi Jinping.
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New book hints that Chinese President Xi Jinping fended off a coup

Saudi Arabia to Iran: Stop meddling in the affairs of other countries
Ambassador Abdallah Al-Mouallimi.
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Saudi Arabia to Iran: Stop meddling in the affairs of other countries

Saudi Arabia severs diplomatic ties with Iran
Protesters in Iran denounce the execution of Sheik Nimr al-Nimr in Saudi Arabia.
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Saudi Arabia severs diplomatic ties with Iran

President Obama to meet with Raúl Castro
Obama and Castro
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President Obama to meet with Raúl Castro

Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez sentenced to nearly 14 years in prison
Leopoldo Lopez.
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Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez sentenced to nearly 14 years in prison

In Burundi, voters head to the polls amid gunfire and explosions
A bomb blast in Burundi.
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In Burundi, voters head to the polls amid gunfire and explosions

Deadline missed in Iran nuclear talks
Secretary of State John Kerry.
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Deadline missed in Iran nuclear talks

More than 100 government forces, militants dead after clashes in the northern Sinai
Smoke in northern Sinai.
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More than 100 government forces, militants dead after clashes in the northern Sinai

David Cameron: Gunman in Tunisia declared war on Britain
David Cameron.
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David Cameron: Gunman in Tunisia declared war on Britain