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Hong Kong to invoke emergency ordinance Friday for the first time in over 50 years in an effort to ban face masks at public protests According to local news channel TVB, Hong Kong will invoke emergency ordinance for the first time in over 50 years in an effort to ban[Read More…]

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U.S. officials claim that a cyberattack has become one of the most appealing tactics to punish Iran According to The New York Times, U.S. officials have made it clear that a cyberattack has become one of the most appealing tactics to punish Iran for their attack on Saudi oil facilities[Read More…]

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Tunisia to host second free election in the country since 2011 next month On Sunday, citizens of the small North African nation Tunisia voted in the second free election in the country since 2011. Tunisia’s election commission announced that two political outsiders will move on to the run-off. One, Kaïs[Read More…]

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu calls on political rival to form a unity government Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of the Likud party (a secular, right-wing party) has called on his political rival Benny Gantz of the Blue and White party (a centrist party) to form a unity government after[Read More…]

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Attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities Saturday destroys more than five percent of global oil supply Attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities Saturday destroyed more than five percent of the global oil supply, and halted the export of more than half of Saudi Arabia’s daily oil outputs. According to NBC[Read More…]

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President Trump declares peace talks between the U.S. and the Taliban “dead” Monday as he makes significant threat on the Afghan terrorist group   President Trump, who made comments to reporters as he left the White House for an appearance in North Carolina on Monday, declared that peace negotiations between the[Read More…]

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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson calls for general election Tuesday after lawmakers vote to stop Britain from withdrawing from the EU without a deal According to The New York Times, Boris Johnson, the newly elected Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, called for a general election Tuesday regarding one of[Read More…]

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Tensions continue to rise in Hong Kong after salient anti-government activists were arrested in the region Thursday and Friday for participating in unapproved protests Tensions continue to escalate between Hong Kong and China as key anti-government activists of the pro-democracy protest movement in Hong Kong were arrested Thursday and Friday[Read More…]

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Hurricane Dorian expected to hit Florida early Tuesday morning after being upgraded to a Category 3 storm According to the National Hurricane Center, Hurricane Dorian has become a Category 3 storm and is expected to hit Florida late Monday and early Tuesday morning – although the exact location to be[Read More…]

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The Trump administration announced Tuesday that the U.S. is preparing to initiate direct negotiations with Iran-backed Houthi forces in an attempt to end a four-year-old war in Yemen The Trump administration announced Tuesday that the U.S. is preparing to initiate direct negotiations with Iran-backed Houthi rebel forces – who have[Read More…]