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Dozens arrested in Melbourne animal rights protest that shutdown CBD during morning rush hour

Three teenagers are among 38 people arrested over an animal rights protest that blocked a major Melbourne intersection causing chaos for commuters during the morning peak hour.

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U.S.-Taliban negotiators ‘agreed in draft’ on troop withdrawal, counter-terrorism

The U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad and Taliban political leaders have ‘agreed in draft’ regarding the withdrawal of forces and counter-terrorism during the fifth round of talks in Qatar.

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Over 20 injured during Yellow Vests protests in France — interior ministry

At least 24 people were injured on Saturday during the ninth round of protests in France, organized by the Yellow Vests movement, the French Interior Ministry said.

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New Year ceasefire enters into force in Donbass

The ceasefire in Donbass timed for New Year and Christmas holidays has entered into force at 1:01am Moscow time on December 29. The ceasefire agreement was reached on December 27 during the videoconference of the Contact Group’s subgroup on security.

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Iran reaffirms support for the Palestinian cause, amid a new rush by Arab states to normalize ties with Israel

While a number of conservative Arab states of the Middle East has been recently trying to normalize relations with the Israeli regime, Iran is determined in its policy of supporting the Palestinian cause and supporting the Axis of Resistance. This position was recently reiterated once again during the visit of a high-ranking Palestinian delegation to Iran.

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What happens if the US government shuts down?

With US President Donald Trump and Congress at an impasse over federal spending, the country is bracing for a partial government shutdown that would shutter offices, hold up pay cheques during the holiday season and affect popular tourist attractions nationwide.

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Chinese Vice Premier, US Treasury Secretary Discuss Terms of Trade Consultations

Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin discussed the timing and road map for trade consultations during the phone talks, Chinese Commerce Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday.

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Trump names new US ambassador to Saudi Arabia

Abizaid is a fluent Arabic speaker of Lebanese Christian descent who headed US Central Command — which covers the Middle East — during the Iraq war from shortly after the US invasion in 2003 through 2007.

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Trump To Chair UN Council Meeting on Iran

Donald Trump will chair a UN security council meeting on Iran this month to spotlight its “violations of international law” during the annual gathering of world leaders in New York, according to the US ambassador, Nikki Haley.

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Koreans to meet after decades apart

Brothers Lee Soo-nam and Ri Jong Song, aged 76 and 85, will be among hundreds of Koreans who will be reunited after more than six decades since they were separated during the Korean War.

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Japan weather bureau sees 60 percent chance of El Niño emerging in autumn

Japan’s weather bureau said on Friday there is a 60 percent chance that an El Niño weather pattern could emerge during the northern hemisphere autumn, from September to November.

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Russia to Create New Electronic Warfare Systems After US Missiles Study – KRET

New Russian electronic warfare systems will be developed in three years on the basis of data obtained during the study of US Tomahawk cruise missiles that had been brought to Russia from Syria, Vladimir Mikheev, an adviser to the first deputy general director of Russia’s KRET, said in an interview with Sputnik.

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China fears Kim is moving out of its orbit as South Korea, US talks loom

China and North Korea boast an alliance forged in blood — more than 130,000 Chinese troops, including the son of Mao Zedong, died defending the North during the Korean War — but the relationship has always been an uneasy one.

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What Is in the Nunes Memo?

A controversial document prepared by Republican members of Congress accuses U.S. law enforcement officials of abusing their surveillance authorities during the Russia investigation.

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Facebook Says Russian Accounts Bought $100,000 in Ads During the 2016 Election

Nearly 500 accounts that likely originated in Russia purchased $100,000 in Facebookads during the 2016 election, the social network said Wednesday.

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Russian-linked bots accounted for 4% of Trump retweets in final months before election

Russian-linked Twitter bots shared Donald Trump’s tweets almost half a million times during the final months of the 2016 election campaign, the company said in a submission to Congress.

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