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Soldier killed in attack near paramilitary camp in Kashmir

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Srinagar, Feb 12 (AP) - At least one paramilitary soldier was killed when two gunmen opened fire near a camp in the main city in Indian-controlled Kashmir, officials said Monday.
The attack came hours after government troops ended a two-day gunbattle with three gunmen at an army camp in another...
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Violence fuels fear among Myanmar Muslims

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For four straight days last month, Rahim Muddinn watched, amazed, as Myanmar's state-run newspapers published special supplements showing Rohingya Muslims accused of being terrorists - nearly 250 photos each day.
For the 41-year-old Rohingya man, it was a surreal moment. He was born and raised in...
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Dems taking another run at blocked memo on Russia probe

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Washington, Feb 12 (AP) - Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee are prepared to black out parts of their memo about the FBI's Russia investigation to ensure there's no harmful spilling of secrets, then try again to get President Donald Trump to let it come out. A White House aide said...
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Former Aussie leader blames funding for indigenous setbacks

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Canberra, Feb 12 (AP) - An Australian prime minister who a decade ago set an ambitious timetable for ending indigenous disadvantage has blamed a lack of government funding for slow progress.
Kevin Rudd committed Australia to reducing the difference in life expectancies between Aboriginal and...
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Trump defends former aide after abuse claims bring criticism

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Washington, Feb 10 (AP) - President Donald Trump has defended former aide Rob Porter, wishing him well in his future endeavors without any mention of the two ex-wives who have accused Porter of physical and emo-tional abuse.
Trump's comments Friday set off a firestorm at a time of national...
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