In Hong Kong, an American Priest Turned Lawyer Faces China’s Wrath but Keeps the Faith

HONG KONG—In the 1960s, John Clancey was sent to Hong Kong from a small town in New York state to be a priest ministering to the city’s working poor. He …

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Arriaza Chicas changes police headquarters while awaiting indictment to go to court | News from El Salvador

Commissioner Rómulo Romero Torres has been appointed as deputy director of Investigations, and commissioner Héctor Mendoza Cordero, who served as deputy director of Investigations, as deputy director of Urban Public …

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Australian Special Forces Killed 39 Afghan Civilians Unlawfully, Inquiry Finds

SYDNEY—The practice was known as “blooding:” a shoot-to-kill order designed to battle-harden new troops. Patrol commanders of Australia’s elite forces in Afghanistan would order junior soldiers to shoot a prisoner …

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Ethiopia Deploys Military to Restive Tigray Region, Threatening Country’s Stability

Ethiopia’s prime minister deployed the military to the northern Tigray region, escalating long simmering tensions with one of the country’s most powerful ethnic groups into a confrontation that could reverberate …

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Molotov against CC, arrested 18 year old – Last Hour

(ANSA) – AREZZO, MAY 2 – An eighteen year old has been arrested this morning by the carabinieri in execution of a custodial measure precaution for the attack on the …

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Amazon says the Pentagon’s JEDI revision keeps Microsoft in the driver’s seat

WASHINGTON – Amazon.com Inc. accused the Pentagon of trying to manipulate its review of a huge cloud computing deal to drive the award to rival Microsoft Corp. In a court …

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Pompeo leaves Afghanistan unable to resolve the controversies that hinder the exit of the United States

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo flew to Kabul on an urgent and unannounced diplomatic rescue mission Monday, but left eight hours later without a breakthrough in his attempt to bridge …

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Amid the Coronavirus threat, the United States and Mexico limit border crossings except for traders and workers

The United States and Mexico have agreed to limit travel across the 2,000-mile shared border, allowing traders and workers to continue crossing but limiting most other travelers, including migrants, in …

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The Trump administration expands the ban on travel to Europe in the UK and Ireland as Spain hangs on

The Trump administration said it was widening travel restrictions from Europe to include the United Kingdom and Ireland, as countries around the world ran to slow the spread of the …

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