Turkey sacks 9,000 officials in crackdown against suspected coup plotters

Turkey has sacked almost 9,000 officials in its
relentless crackdown against suspected coup plotters,
authorities said Monday, as the former air force chief
denied masterminding the weekend’s failed putsch.
With Western allies expressing alarm

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Trump can’t rule America – Clinton

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary
Clinton called on venerable civil-rights group the
NAACP on Monday to defeat Republican rival Donald
Trump in his bid for the White House.
Speaking at the annual NAACP conference

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Democrats Announce Convention Speakers: Bernie Sanders to Speak at Democratic Convention

Bernie Sanders will join a host of Democratic heavyweights
in addressing the party’s national convention later this
month in Philadelphia, underscoring Democrats’ desire to
draw a contrast with Donald Trump by highlighting their
party’s

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Turkey army group announces takeover on TV

An army group in Turkey says it has taken over the country,
with soldiers at strategic points in Istanbul and jets flying
low in the capital, Ankara.
A statement read on TV said

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Military Attempts Coup in Turkey, Prime Minister Says

The prime minister of Turkey
said on Friday night that factions of the
military had attempted a coup. There were
sharply conflicting statements about who was
in control of the country, a NATO member
and

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No one will miss you, top EU lawmaker tells Cameron

Europe won’t miss David Cameron, a senior EU lawmaker in Brussels said on Wednesday as the prime minister who led Britain to the exit left office. “The UK finally has

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Pastor charged with attempting to overthrow government

The pastor who has emerged as leader of Zimbabwe’s new protest movement was charged Wednesday with attempting to overthrow the government for his role in a recent surge of demonstrations. Evan Mawarire, 39,

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Cameron bows out, urges close post-Brexit ties to EU

Outgoing British prime minister David Cameron on Wednesday urged
his successor Theresa May to maintain
close ties with the EU even while negotiating to leave it,
as he paid a fond farewell to

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Trump fires back at Supreme Court judge

Donald Trump called Wednesday for the resignation of
 Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, charging
that the 83-year-old judge’s “mind is shot” after she
branded him a “faker.”
It is exceptional for a

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Cameron chairs last cabinet as British PM

David Cameron chaired his final cabinet meeting on 
Tuesday after six years as Britain’s prime minister,
with incoming premier Theresa May preparing to form
a new government to deliver Brexit.
May led tributes

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