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Sudan's opposition leaves a list of military requirements | News

Sudan's protest organizers have put forward their demands, including the creation of a civilian government, in talks with the country's new military rulers, the group that spat on the demonstrations. A statement by the Alliance for Freedom and Change, an umbrella group that led the protests, said that a delegation of 10 members submitted their list of claims to the …

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'Last female' or rare turtle species dies in China zoo | News

A zoo in southern China is the only known female member of one of the world's rarest turtle species has died. The animal was one of four Yangtze giant softshells known to exist in the world. The Suzhou zoo, where the female turtle lived, so hosts the male Yangtze giant softshell turtle, or Rafetus swanhoe. The other two live in …

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Seychelles president delivers speech in Indian Ocean calling for better protection for the world's seas

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The President of Seychelles joined an expedition exploring the Indian Ocean                  The Seychelles president has gone below the surface of the Indian Ocean to call for better protection for the world's seas. Danny Faure said that a healthy ocean was "crucial for the survival of humanity" in a broadcast made 124m (406ft) below …

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Trump reciprocates after North Korea's Kim says he is open to the third summit

President Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un take a walk after their first meeting at the Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi hotel in Hanoi in February. (Associated Press) President Trump on Saturday tweeted glowingly with his relationship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and that a third summit "would be good", referring to their personal relationship and knowledge …

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"We must fight" Nicolás Maduro

The Venezuelan strongman Nicolás Maduro has to be "fought" to ensure that he leaves power, said a top-state diplomat Saturday after a meeting with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. "We have always said with dictators, with tyrants, we do not dialogue," Paraguayan Foreign Minister Luis Castiglioni told reporters. "Fighting and fighting tyrants and dictators. We must fight them to regain …

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Freshman congressman Omar responds to President Trump's tweet

Minnesota Democratic Congresswoman Ilhan Omar promised her "uncomfortable love" for America on Twitter Saturday after President Trump and conservative criticized comments she made about 9/11. "I didn't drive for the congress to be silent," she wrote. "No one – no matter how corrupt, inconsiderate or evil – can threaten my insignificant love for America," she continued without Trump mentioning directly. …

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Ace Swedish coder hero at Ecuador was defender of Assange

CARACAS, Venezuela – An ace Swedish programmer who was an early, ardent supporter of WikiLeaks has been arrested in Ecuador in an alleged plot to blackmail the country's president over his abandonment of Julian Assange. Ola Bini say the soft-spoken encryption expert is being unfairly targeted for his activism on behalf of digital privacy. On Saturday, prosecutors said they had …

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Ilhan Omar responds after Trump's shares 9/11 video

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., Released a five-tweet response on Saturday after President Trump and others attacked her by issuing a video of crushing images of the 9/11 attacks. "I did not lead the Congress to be silent," she wrote. "I didn't go to Congress to sit on the side. I ran because I thought it was time to restore moral …

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