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New Italian government: little regard is paid to what voters really think

Italy is like a house in which for years there have been leaks that nobody noticed, a house that could suddenly collapse. That suddenly, but inevitably, collapses.

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Doctors who treated Skripals uncertain about their long-term health

The doctors who treated a Russian former spy and his daughter after they were poisoned with a nerve agent in Britain say they don’t know what the pair’s long term health outlook is – and initially feared the incident could have been much worse.

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Italy train crash: Two dead and 18 injured after train ploughs into truck

Two people have died and 18 have been injured after a train hit a truck stopped on the tracks near the northern Italian city of Turin, officials have said.

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US forces accused of complicity in Somalia raid that left five civilians dead

US special forces have been accused of complicity in the deaths of civilians after five unarmed men were killed during a raid by Somali troops last week that they “aided and assisted”.

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How Nigeria’s Start-Stop Immunization Battle Is Winning the War to Eradicate Polio in Africa

The 50 million doses of polio vaccine stored in laboratory refrigerators all over Nigeria had a big weekend planned for them. If things had gone as intended, on Saturday morning, May 5, all of the little vials would have been trucked, flown, biked, walked around the all 36 states of the nation – to be delivered to every single one of the 49,882,036 known Nigerian children under 5 years old.

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Lord Haskel: Future UK-EU collaboration on science and technology is essential for security and defence

Galileo is intended to provide risk-free satellite technology for the safety and security of EU members and the UK have been significant funders (12%) and contractors (15%) to the space capsules, the ground controls and the high level of security.

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Russia’s response? Warships loaded with tanks and military supplies spotted ‘leaving Turkey for Syria’

Russian warships loaded with tanks have been spotted leaving Turkish waters headed for Syria.

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Iran hit by global cyber attack

Iran says 200,000 router switches across the world have been hacked in a widespread cyber attack.

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What’s Behind Saudi Crown Prince’s Words About Israel’s Right to Own Land

Although Saudi Arabia and Israel have no official diplomatic ties, a recent statement by Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman al-Saud indicates that Riyadh and Tel Aviv have been maintaining allied relations for some time, Turkish political analyst Ozdemir Akbal opined while speaking with Sputnik.

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It’s Time to Shut Down Mueller Probe – Trump’s Attorney

On Saturday, President Donald Trump once again reiterated in his tweet that there was no collusion with Russia, insisting that the investigation, “based on fraudulent activities” “should never have been started.”

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Iran and Russia to add an economic dimension to their partnership

As Iran and Russia have been intensifying their cooperation and coordination in the political and security spheres in Syria and elsewhere, it now seems that the two sides are eager to add a new aspect to their partnership, namely an upgraded level of economic cooperation.

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Kraken? Russians get mythical in contest to name nuclear weapons

In just one day, the suggestions have been pouring in for Russia’s new nuclear weapons: “Kraken” for a new underwater drone capable of blasting coastlines with a nuclear device. “Balalaika” for a futuristic nuclear-powered cruise missile capable of circling the globe.

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World Chess Federation says Swiss accounts frozen over Syria sanctions

The World Chess Federation (FIDE) says its Swiss bank accounts have been frozen because its president – with whom the FIDE secretariat is embroiled in a power struggle – is under US sanctions for alleged dealings with the Syrian government.

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Controversial ‘three-parent’ babies get green light in UK

Fertility doctors in the UK have been given permission to create the country’s first “three-parent” babies to help prevent women passing on inherited diseases to their children.

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Navalny Supporters Jailed Across Russia After Boycott Action

Staff and supporters of presidential hopeful Alexei Navalny have been arrested and fined across Russia for organizing unauthorized demonstrations on Sunday that called for a “voters’ strike” of the March 2018 presidential elections.

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Navalny Supporters Jailed Across Russia After Boycott Action

Staff and supporters of presidential hopeful Alexei Navalny have been arrested and fined across Russia for organizing unauthorized demonstrations on Sunday that called for a “voters’ strike” of the March 2018 presidential elections.

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