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Australia too slow in considering Saudi teen’s asylum bid, rights group says

Human Rights Watch Australia has criticised the government’s handling of a Saudi teenager’s bid for asylum, after the 18-year-old was granted safe haven in Canada.

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UK PM May Suffers Defeat from Cross-Party MP Alliance Over No-Deal Brexit Voting

Theresa May suffered a defeat in Parliament as MPs restricted the tax powers of the government in the case of a “no-deal” Brexit.

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China releases Canadian teacher but others still held in Huawei row

A Canadian citizen detained in China earlier in December has been released and returned to Canada, according to the government in Ottawa.

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Belgium CRISIS: Michel’s government MELTDOWN shows EU is losing fight with populists

BELGIUM became yet another unstable European Union government after its prime minister Charles Michel announced his decision to resign amid a furious row over the country’s support for a UN migration pact that collapsed the government.

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Mexican governor, senator husband killed in helicopter crash

A Mexican governor and her senator husband were killed on Monday in a helicopter crash near the city of Puebla in central Mexico, the government said, just days after she had taken office following a bitterly contested election.

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Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro further consolidates power in municipal vote

In a vote to select 2,459 members for 335 of Venezuela’s city councils, the government of Nicolas Maduro won 90 percent of the posts on Sunday — although only around 27 percent of Venezuelans participated in the election.

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Iran’s Supreme Leader sees internal coordination as a way to resist the US pressures

Facing with renewed US sanctions aimed at crippling its economy, Iran is trying to find ways for minimizing the impacts of Washington’s hostile moves.

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Pakistan backs Iran over US nuclear deal row

As Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday vowed to further strengthen Pakistan-Iran ties, the government expressed unequivocal support for Iran’s position on its troubled nuclear deal with the West that has been abandoned by the United States and urged the other parties to the agreement to remain committed to it.

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Iran can handle fresh US sanctions – Rouhani

President Hassan Rouhani promised Iranians on Tuesday the government would be able to handle the economic pressure of new US sanctions amid reports of a second day of demonstrations in protest at financial hardship and a weakening rial.

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Brazil fuel protests continue despite price cut

A lorry drivers’ strike that paralysed Brazil for a week appears to be continuing despite the government’s decision to lower diesel prices.

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Brazil fuel protests continue despite price cut

A lorry drivers’ strike that paralysed Brazil for a week appears to be continuing despite the government’s decision to lower diesel prices.

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Yemen’s Interior Minister: Our country is occupied by UAE

Yemen’s Interior Minister, Ahmed Al-Misri, said that members of the government cannot enter or leave Aden without permission from the United Arab Emirates.

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Albanese demands explanation why Australia voted against Gaza inquiry

Anthony Albanese has asked the government to explain why Australia voted against a UN human rights council push to hold an independent investigation into the killings of Palestinian protesters in Gaza.

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Turkish Elections and foreign policy issues

Using foreign policy in an election campaign is a sensitive issue, especially for countries like Turkey, which is surrounded with external problems from almost all sides. It may contribute to the success of the ruling party in the forthcoming elections, but it may also have negative effects on its success if things go wrong for reasons beyond the government’s control.

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Egyptian 2011 uprising leader arrested for insulting Sisi

Egyptian police detained prominent activist Shady el-Ghazaly Harb on Tuesday on charges including insulting President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and criticising the government.

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Refugees in Paris face ‘catastrophic sanitary conditions’

Paris city politicians have called on the government to provide shelter for more than 2,000 migrants and refugees sleeping rough under bridges and by canals in what aid groups describe as “catastrophic sanitary conditions”.

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