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Protests greet Indian PM Modi as he arrives in London

HUNDREDS of protesters gathered outside British parliament on Wednesday to greet Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he arrived for talks with Prime Minister Theresa May.

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US Air Safety Regulator to Order Inspections of Jet Engines After Deadly Blast

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said Wednesday it would order inspections of certain jet engines after a lethal incident this week involving a Southwest Airlines flight.

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Syria chemical attack: Investigators allowed to visit site

Chemical weapons inspectors in Syria will be permitted to visit the site of an alleged chemical attack on Wednesday, Russia has said.

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US, Britain and France prepare onslaught against Syria

On Wednesday, President Donald Trump threatened a major new escalation of the seven-year-old US war for regime change in Syria, declaring in a tweet, “Russia vows to shoot down any and all missiles fired at Syria. Get ready Russia, because they will be coming, nice and new and ‘smart!’”

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Oliver Stone to Attend Iran International Film Festival

Multi-award winning American filmmaker Oliver Stone will attend Fajr International Film Festival in Iran, the director of the event Reza Mirkarimi indicated Wednesday.

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Putin called Netanyahu to warn against further airstrikes in Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin called his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday and warned the country against airstrikes in Syria.

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Indonesia releases 42 people arrested at West Papua university

Indonesian authorities have released most of the large group of students and activists arrested on Wednesday at a West Papua university.

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Bahrain says new discovery contains an estimated 80 bln barrels of tight oil

A new discovery off the coast of Bahrain is estimated to contain at least 80 billion barrels of tight oil, the kingdom’s biggest ever find, its oil minister said on Wednesday, Reuters reports.

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Trump agrees to keep US troops in Syria a ‘little longer,’ but wants out

President Donald Trump agreed in a National Security Council meeting this week to keep US troops in Syria a little longer to defeat Daesh but wants them out relatively soon, a senior administration official said on Wednesday.

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China vows retaliatory measures after US unveils latest wave of tariffs targeting 1,300 products

China warned the United States on Wednesday that it would announce retaliatory measures “in the coming days” after Washington published a list of $50 billion in Chinese products that will face US tariffs.

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Malaysia: Mahathir joins protest against electoral map changes before election

MALAYSIAN former prime minister and current opposition leader Dr Mahathir Mohamad joined hundreds of protesters on Wednesday to rally against the tabling of changes to the country’s electoral boundaries ahead of polls that are expected to be called within weeks.

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Pro-gov’t coalition vows firm action against Turkey if northern Iraq threatened

Iraq would take a firm action against Turkey if the latter violated international laws and penetrated into northern Iraqi territories to strike Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighters, a pro-government coalition was quoted as saying Wednesday.

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Syrian army preparing ‘huge’ operation in Douma – newspaper

The Syrian army is preparing to launch a “huge” operation against the last rebel-held town in eastern Ghouta unless the Jaish al-Islam insurgent group agrees to hand over the area, a pro-Syrian government newspaper reported on Wednesday.

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An Aung San Suu Kyi Loyalist Has Been Elected as Myanmar’s New President

Myanmar’s parliament on Wednesday elected Win Myint, a loyalist of Aung San Suu Kyi, as new president, while Suu Kyi retained her executive authority over the government.

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Iran warns US against any ‘foolish’ action on Syria

Iranian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday slammed the United States for its “interventionist” stance towards Syria.

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Iran warns US against any ‘foolish’ action on Syria

Iranian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday slammed the United States for its “interventionist” stance towards Syria.

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