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The military leaders who carried out a coup in Sudan on Thursday have sought to reassure people that their only concern is public order

The military leaders who carried out a coup in Sudan on Thursday have sought to reassure people that their only concern is public order

The military leaders who carried out a coup in Sudan on Thursday have sought to reassure people that their only concern is public order. A spokesman said Sudan’s future would be decided by the protesters who took to the streets to demand President Omar al-Bashir’s removal. But protesters remain camped out in the streets of […]

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Forty-nine people have been killed and at least 20 wounded in shootings at two mosques in New Zealand

Forty-nine people have been killed and at least 20 wounded in shootings at two mosques in New Zealand

Forty-nine people have been killed and at least 20 wounded in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, in the nation’s deadliest attack. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described it as a terrorist attack and one of New Zealand’s “darkest days”. A gunman identifying himself as an Australian live-streamed the rampage at Al Noor mosque […]

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President Donald Trump’s declaration of an emergency on the US-Mexico border looks likely to be dealt a blow by dissident Republican senators

President Donald Trump’s declaration of an emergency on the US-Mexico border looks likely to be dealt a blow by dissident Republican senators

President Donald Trump’s declaration of an emergency on the US-Mexico border looks likely to be dealt a blow by dissident Republican senators. Several members of the president’s own party are expected to rebel when the Senate votes on a proposal to revoke his declaration. The Democratic-controlled House of Representatives last month backed the measure. Mr […]

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Nigerian president broke international rules, UN judicial expert says

A UN judicial expert says the Nigerian president broke international rules when he recently suspended the country’s Chief Justice. President Muhammadu Buhari suspended Walter Onnoghen last month over allegations that the judge had failed to declare his assets. The UN special rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers, Diego Garcia-Sayan, said such a decision […]

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