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Trump Mocks Dem Candidate Warren Over Native American Claims

Hours after Democratic Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren officially announced her candidacy on Saturday in Lawrence, Massachusetts, the US President recalled her previous controversial claims of Native American ancestry.

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Congo ruling coalition wins legislative majority, constraining president-elect

Outgoing Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila’s ruling coalition won a majority in legislative elections, a coalition official said on Saturday, despite opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi’s win in the presidential vote the same day.

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US troops on standby as Congo election results delayed

Preliminary results from the Democratic Republic of Congo’s December 30 presidential election will be delayed past the expected deadline, the head of the election commission says.

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EU humiliation: Key ambassador booted out of Congo – live on TV

EU ambassador to the Democratic Republic of Congo Bart Ouvry was unceremoniously booted out of the country live on television – just days before today’s elections, prompting the bloc to issue vociferous protests.

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Key Democrat says Trump allegations could be ‘impeachable’

A key Democratic lawmaker said Sunday that if new allegations against US Donald Trump are proven, they would amount to “an impeachable offense.”

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Trump May Try to Get U.S. House to Take the Fall for His Foreign Policy Defeats

One thing missing from the recent U.S. midterm election campaigns was a focus on foreign policy. While much was made of the migrant caravan making its way from Central America through Mexico, issues such as China trade, Iran, North Korea, and even Russia and cyber subterfuge didn’t get much traction.

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Brexit deal critics gather in Belfast on eve of EU summit

Opposition to a draft Brexit deal due to be approved by EU leaders will dominate a conference on Saturday of the Democratic Unionist Party, the Northern Irish party whose support is vital to Prime Minister Theresa May’s government and Brexit plans.

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Ivanka Trump repeatedly used a personal e-mail account to conduct government business in 2017

Ivanka Trump repeatedly used a personal e-mail account to conduct government business in 2017, a White House review found, a fact that raises the stakes on congressional oversight hearings the new Democratic House majority will hold.

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US Democrats Limit Superdelegates Powers to Vote on Presidential Nominees

The US Democratic party voted on Saturday to strip superdelegates of the power to vote in the first round of the party’s presidential nominee elections, media reported.

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How Trump makes the links between politics and his business

President Donald Trump will have a closely watched meeting on Monday with President Vladimir Putin of Russia, just days after the announcement that 12 Russian military intelligence officers had been indicted on charges of hacking Democratic organisations in an effort to affect the 2016 election.

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Trump says he will run for re-election in 2020, discusses Brexit with The Queen

US President Donald Trump said he intends to run for re-election in 2020 because “everybody wants me to” and there are no Democratic candidates who could defeat him, the Mail on Sunday newspaper reported.

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۱۲ Russian agents indicted in Mueller inquiry

The special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election issued an indictment of 12 Russian intelligence officers on Friday in the hacking of the Democratic National Committee and the Clinton presidential campaign. The indictment came only three days before President Trump was planning to meet with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia in Helsinki.

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Donald Trump ‘spoke from Air Force One to prank caller for almost four minutes, didn’t realise’

A podcaster says he spoke on the phone to US President Donald Trump on Air Force One for almost four minutes by pretending to be a Democratic senator — and the President did not realise.

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Ex-Clinton adviser blasts Hillary’s ‘miserable’ outreach to evangelicals

Hillary Clinton did a “miserable” job of reaching out to white evangelical voters in the 2016 presidential election, so the next Democratic nominee needs to “be better” in 2020, a former adviser to President Bill Clinton said recently.

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Congo Preparing for New Potential Ebola Outbreak – Authorities

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has prepared its health services for possible 10th Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak, the DRC Ministry of Public Health said in a press release on Saturday.

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Just When You Thought ‘Russiagate’ Couldn’t Get Any Sillier…

April 20 is cannabis culture’s high holiday, and the Democratic National Committee celebrated it with fervor this year: Blaze up, get silly, file a bizarre lawsuit accusing the Russian government, Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, and transparency activist group WikiLeaks of conspiring to steal an election.

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