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Gambia To Set Up Truth Commission To Probe Jammeh’s Rule – BBC News

The Gambia will set up a Truth and Reconciliation Commission to investigate abuses committed during ex-President Yahya Jammeh’s rule, the justice minister has said. The finances of Mr Jammeh would

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Egypt’s Hosni Mubarak Freed After Six Years In Detention

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been freed from detention, six years after being overthrown. Mr Mubarak left a military hospital in southern Cairo and went to his home in

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London Attack: British-born Attacker ‘known to MI5’

The Westminster attacker was British-born and known to the police and intelligence services, Prime Minister Theresa May has revealed. She told MPs he had been investigated some years ago but

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May To Trigger Brexit Process March 29

Prime Minister Theresa May is to officially notify the European Union next Wednesday that the UK is leaving. Downing Street said she would write a letter to the European Council,

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Trump-Russia Collusion Is Being Investigated By FBI, Comey Confirms

FBI director James Comey has said there was no basis for Donald Trump’s claims to have been wiretapped by Barack Obama, but confirmed for the first time that the agency

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Social Media Sites Face Heavy Hate Speech Fines Under German Proposal

Germany’s justice minister has proposed a law that could lead to social networks such as Facebook being hit with heavy fines if they fail to remove illegal hate speech from their sites.

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McCain Asks Trump To Provide Evidence Over Alleged Wire Tapping

Sen. John McCain says President Trump has two choices when it comes to his assertion that President Barack Obama wiretapped his phones at Trump Tower before the election: provide evidence

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Erdogan Says Dutch Are Nazi Remnants — BBC

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has described the Dutch as “Nazi remnants and fascists”, as a diplomatic row grows over a cancelled rally. Turkey’s family minister was blocked from entering

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‘Trump Lies All The Time’: Bernie Sanders Indicts President’s Assault On Democracy

Bernie Sanders has launched a withering attack on Donald Trump, accusing him of being a pathological liar who is driving America towards authoritarianism. In an interview with the Guardian, the independent

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South Korea President Park Geun-hye Ousted By Court

South Korea’s President Park Geun-hye has become the country’s first democratically elected leader to be forced from office. Judges unanimously upheld parliament’s decision to impeach Ms Park over her role

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