Blurring the border, Turkey deepens roots in northern Syria
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Blurring the border, Turkey deepens roots in northern Syria

Turkey is showing it's in northern Syria for the long-term, building up its enclave on the model of its own towns, using its own administrators

The Latest: Coalition says Iran is arming Yemen rebels
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The Latest: Coalition says Iran is arming Yemen rebels

Officials in a Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels in Yemen have shown journalists weapons they say they seized on the battlefield that show Iran is arming the insurgents

Slain Mongolian model's father seeks Malaysia to reopen case
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Slain Mongolian model's father seeks Malaysia to reopen case

The father of a Mongolian model whose murder touched off a scandal in the highest levels of Malaysia's recently ousted ruling party says he will ask new Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad to reopen the investigation into his daughter's death

China hopes for implementation of NKorea-US summit outcome
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China hopes for implementation of NKorea-US summit outcome

Chinese President Xi Jinping has told North Korean leader Kim Jong Un he hopes Pyongyang and Washington can implement the outcome of last week's nuclear summit at which the sides agreed to work toward denuclearization in exchange for security guarantees

UK reviews medical marijuana ban after outcry over sick kids
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UK reviews medical marijuana ban after outcry over sick kids

The British government says it is reviewing its ban on cannabis-based medicines, but is rejecting calls to legalize marijuana for recreational use

Germany: Syrian teen admits assault on man wearing skullcap
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Germany: Syrian teen admits assault on man wearing skullcap

19-year-old from Syrian confesses to assault on a man wearing a skullcap in the German capital

China blasts new US tariff threat, warns it will retaliate
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China blasts new US tariff threat, warns it will retaliate

China has threatened "comprehensive measures" in response to U.S. President Donald Trump's new tariff hike, raising the possibility Beijing might target operations of American companies

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South Sudan warring leaders to meet Wednesday, Ethiopia says

South Sudan's warring leaders to meet Wednesday for 1st time in nearly 2 years, Ethiopia says

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Syrian army drops leaflets over southern region amid tension

Syrian army helicopters have dropped leaflets over rebel-held parts of the country's south calling on civilians to help the military clear the area of militants

Japan to check concrete walls after Osaka quake deaths
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Japan to check concrete walls after Osaka quake deaths

Japan's government has ordered nationwide inspection of school walls after two of the four deaths in Monday's earthquake in Osaka were caused by falling concrete walls