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Qatar Downgrades Participation In Arab Summit

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Qatar was not represented by a senior government official at an Arab summit taking place in Saudi Arabi on Sunday, in a sign that a nearly year-old dispute between gulf Arab neighbors is still a long way from being resolved.

Assad Says Western Missile Strikes In Syria Are Acts Of Aggression

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President Bashar Al-Assad has told a group of Russian lawmakers that western missile strikes on his country were an act of aggression.

U.S., U.K., France Attack Syria’s Chemical Weapons Program

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Western powers say their missile attacks struck at the heart of Syria’s chemical weapons program, but the restrained assault appeared unlikely to halt Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad’s progress in the 7-year-old civil war.

Israel To Release 200 Jailed African Migrant

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The Israeli Interior Ministry says it is set to release about 200 jailed African migrants in the absence of a final deal to deport them and thousands more Eritrean and Sudanese men who entered the country illegally.

Reactions Trail Syria Airstrikes By U.S, UK And France

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British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Saturday that it was right and legal to order cruise missile strikes against Syria after a chemical attack on civilians in the town of Douma.

James Comey: Republican Website Trashes 'Lyin' FBI Memoir

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US President, Donald Trump's allies are mounting an online campaign to discredit a forthcoming memoir by former FBI director, James Comey.

Russia Warns Of 'Dangerous' Escalation Over Syria

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Russia has warned the US that launching air strikes in response to a suspected chemical attack in Syria could spark a war between the two countries.

Macron Says He Has Proof Of Syria 'Chemical Attack'

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President Emmanuel Macron of France says he has "proof" that the Syrian government attacked the town of Douma with chemical weapons last weekend.

German Aid Worker Abducted In Niger

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A German aid worker has been abducted by unknown gunmen in Niger.

Buhari Commiserates With Algeria Over Military Plane Crash

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President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and the people of Algeria on Wednesday’s military plane crash near the Boufarik military airport in Algiers which claimed many lives.

Syria 'Chemical Attack': US Weighs Up Military Response

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The US says "all options are on the table" in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria, as Western leaders continue to weigh up military action.

Romania Elected Into Steering Committee Of Open Govt. Partnership

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Romania have been elected into the global steering committee of the Open Government Partnerships OGP, an anti-corruption initiative.

Russia Warns U.S. Over Planned Military Action In Syria

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Russia has reacted to plans by the United States to apply military action against Syria.

U.S. Lifts Travel Ban On Chad

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President Donald Trump of the United States has lifted the travel ban imposed on chad about six months ago.

247 People Killed In Military Plane Crash In Algeria

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At least 247 people have died after a military plane crashed in Algeria.

Facebook’s Chief, Zuckerberg Accepts Blame For Security Lapses

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Facebook Chief, Mark Zuckerberg, placed the blame for privacy and security lapses at the world’s largest social network squarely on himself as he girded for appearances this week on Capitol Hill before angry lawmakers.

UN Names Messi Tourism Ambassador

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The UN World Tourism Organisation has appointed FC Barcelona’s Argentine star Lionel Messi as an ambassador to promote responsible tourism.

Russian Spy: Daughter Discharged From Hospital

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Yulia Skripal, the poisoned daughter of Russian ex-spy Sergei, has been discharged from hospital.

Syria Conflict: Russia Says No Evidence Of Douma Chemical Attack

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Russian Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov, has said no evidence has been found of a chemical weapons attack in Syria's formerly rebel-held town of Douma.

Cross River Appeals For Medical Support For Cameroonian Refugees

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Cross river state government has called on the federal government and the  international community to support the state by intervening in the healthcare provision for the over twenty thousand Cameroonian refugees taking asylum in the state.