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    Metro Why is Poverty In Sub-Saharan Africa Increasing? – PressTV Media

    This edition of the program is about two sub-Saharan African states, Nigeria and DRC, which are known for being amongst the poorest..... Read more via PressTV Media RSS – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Iran says has ‘strategic partnership’ with Russia in Syria – PressTV Media RSS

    Iran has been working with Russia … Read more via PressTV Media RSS – Get more World News
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    Business Belgium to sue Google for not blurring images of sensitive locations – PressTV

    The Belgian Defense Ministry has announced its intention to sue Google for not complying with orders to obscure satellite images of sensitive civilian and military sites. The complaint was issued on Friday and is due to address concerns regarding possible national security risks posed by...
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    World Venezuela condemns Trump for encouraging military coup against Maduro – PressTV

    Venezuela has denounced US President Donald Trump over his “warmongering and interventionist” remarks which it says promote a “military uprising” against President Nicolas Maduro. “Venezuela expresses its strongest rejection of the warmongering and interventionist statements issued by the...
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    World Tanzania ferry disaster death toll passes 200, one survivor found – PressTV

    The death toll from a crowded ferry capsizing in Lake Victoria rises sharply to 207, as rescue workers find a lucky survivor. Although hopes were fading of finding any more survivors by day three of the search effort, workers rescued an engineer who had managed to … Read more via PressTV...
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    World Malaysia arrests former prime minister Najib in corruption case – PressTV

    Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission has arrested the country’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak amid new corruption charges over $628 million allegedly siphoned off from state investment fund 1MDB. The commission said in a statement that it had arrested Najib on Wednesday as part of its...
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    World Israel completes 11 km of border wall with Lebanon – PressTV

    The Israeli military has so far completed the construction of 11 kilometers of a 130-kilometer-long border wall with Lebanon, a construction project Beirut has condemned for violating its sovereignty. The nine-meter-high wall will extend from the Mediterranean Sea in the west to the area...
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    World Saudi king’s brother blames monarch, heir for devastating Yemen conflict – PressTV

    A high-ranking member of the Saudi royal family has leveled strident criticism at King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman over the atrocious military campaign against Yemen, which has claimed the lives of thousands of innocent civilians and left the country’s...
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    World Iraqi police fires teargas at anti-corruption protest in Basra – PressTV

    Police used teargas to disperse around 3,000 protesters who gathered on Sunday outside the provincial government headquarters in the southern oil hub of Basra, amid growing unrest in southern cities over poor public services and corruption. Some protesters also set fire to tires outside the...
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    World Labour MPs defend Corbyn over Twitter spat with Israeli PM – PressTV Media RSS

    Since Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s public attack on Jeremy Corbyn, senior Labour MPs have rushed to Corbyn’s aid, voicing their support on Twitter. Labour’s Shadow Chancellor and a close ally of the Labour leader, John McDonnell, accused the Israeli prime minister of joining a...
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    Metro Nigerian secret police to review illegal detention – PressTV

    The newly appointed head of Nigeria’s Secret Police has said that he will review all complaints of human rights abuses, in order to regain public trust.... Read more via PressTV Media RSS – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World French minister under fire over Macron’s aide scandal – PressTV

    The most damaging scandal of Emmanuel Macron’s presidency deepened on Saturday, with his interior minister due to face a grilling in parliament over his response to a top security aide of Macron caught on video beating up a young man at a Paris protest in May. … Read more via PressTV Media...
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    World China says US dragging entire global economy into place of danger – PressTV Media RSS

    China has once again censured the United States for its trade policies, saying Washington would be to blame for a chaotic global economy if it sticks with its “willful” decisions in trade. China’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said Wednesday that the US was killing confidence …...
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    World Laura Bush blasts Trump’s policy of separating children from parents – PressTV Media RSS

    A former first lady of the United States, Laura Bush, has blasted the Trump administration for separating Central American immigrant children from their parents at the southern border, describing President Donald Trump’s so-called “zero tolerance” policy “cruel” and “immoral.” In an op-ed for...
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    World Iran’s oil sales to India hit highest despite US threat of sanctions – PressTV Media RSS

    India, Iran’s second biggest oil customer after China, was among the countries which maintained oil purchases during years of intensified Western sanctions on Tehran. Read more via PressTV Media RSS – Get more World News
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    Netanyahu threatens Israel will ‘act’ against Iran ‘anywhere in Syria’ – PressTV Media RSS

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has threatened that the regime will hit Iranian targets “anywhere in Syria,” where Iranian military advisors have been giving effective assistance to the national army in its battles against Tel Aviv-backed terror groups. “We will continue to act...
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    Pyongyang grants permission to South Korean journos to witness demolition event – PressTV...

    Seoul says North Korea has accepted a group of South Korean reporters to witness the planned destruction of a nuclear test site, which is seen as a goodwill gesture by Pyongyang toward peace. Reporters from the United States, China, Russia, and now South Korea have been invited to watch the …...
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    Maduro re-elected Venezuelan president; Rival candidate challenges results – PressTV Media RSS

    Nicolas Maduro has been re-elected for a second term in office as Venezuela’s president in an election rejected as “illegitimate” by his main rival, who also demanded that a repeat vote be held later this year. With more than 90 percent of the ballots cast in … Read more via PressTV Media...
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    Islamophobic pastor set to lead prayer at US embassy in Israel – PressTV Media RSS

    A controversial Islamophobic pastor is set to lead a prayer at the opening ceremony of the American embassy in Jerusalem al-Quds, reports say. Dallas-based preacher Robert Jeffress told Fox News on Sunday night that he would be leading a prayer during the ceremony to open the … Read more...
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    Trump’s bad temper almost cost him top security official – PressTV Media RSS

    The chief of the United States’ Homeland Security Department was reportedly on the verge of resigning from her sensitive post shortly after she was berated by President Donald Trump at a full cabinet meeting. Kirstjen Nielsen, a veteran security expert and currently serving as US secretary …...