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 2021-09-26 15:58 

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FBI investigating Missouri cops who let dog bite Black man...

WOODSON TERRACE, Mo. (AP) — The FBI has opened an investigation into the arrest of a Black man in Missouri......

 2021-09-26 14:48 

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Hamilton wins 100th F1 race to take lead over Verstappen...

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Lewis Hamilton became the first Formula One driver to win 100 races with victory in the......

 2021-09-26 12:31 

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UN and Afghanistan's Taliban, figuring out how to interact...

It's been little more than a month since Kalashnikov-toting Taliban fighters in their signature heavy beards, hightop sneakers and shalwar......

 2021-09-26 10:20 

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South Korea urges North to restore hotlines for any talks...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Sunday urged North Korea to restore dormant communication hotlines, a day after......

 2021-09-26 05:40 

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Concerned United Nations can only sidestep Myanmar crisis...

BANGKOK (AP) — In his speech last week to open the U.N. General Assembly, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres bracketed Myanmar with......

 2021-09-25 20:18 

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Russia says it's in sync with US, China, Pakistan on Taliban...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States, China, Russia and Pakistan are working together to ensure that Afghanistan's new Taliban......

 2021-09-25 10:29 

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Witness: Taliban hang dead body in Afghan city's main square...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A witness said Saturday the Taliban have hanged a dead body from a crane in the......

 2021-09-25 10:09 

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Witness says Taliban have hanged a dead body from a crane in the main square of Herat city in western Afghanistan...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Witness says Taliban have hanged a dead body from a crane in the main square of......

 2021-09-25 09:53 

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Hong Kong June 4 vigil organizers to disband amid crackdown...

HONG KONG (AP) — The Hong Kong group that had organized annual vigils in remembrance of victims of the Chinese......

 2021-09-25 08:58 

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Russian Grand Prix 3rd practice canceled amid heavy rain...

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Heavy rain caused the third practice session for the Russian Grand Prix to be canceled Saturday......

 2021-09-25 04:44 

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US, Pakistan face each other again on Afghanistan threats...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Taliban's takeover of Kabul has deepened the mutual distrust between the U.S. and Pakistan, two putative......

 2021-09-24 23:22 

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It's almost certain Afghanistan's Taliban won't speak at UN...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — It's almost certain that Afghanistan's Taliban rulers won't get to speak at this year's U.N. General......

 2021-09-24 11:29 

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EXPLAINER: Why North Korea wants sanctions lifted first...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Days after outgoing South Korean President Moon Jae-in made possibly his last ambitious push to......

 2021-09-24 11:10 

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China declares all cryptocurrency transactions illegal...

BEIJING (AP) — China's central bank on Friday declared all transactions involving Bitcoin and other virtual currencies illegal, stepping up......

 2021-09-24 04:19 

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Kim Jong Un's sister says North Korea is willing to resume talks with South Korea if it lifts hostility on her country...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Kim Jong Un's sister says North Korea is willing to resume talks with South Korea......

 2021-09-24 04:19 

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Milley: US should explore more military talks with Russia...

ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT (AP) — The U.S. should explore ways to expand its military contacts with the Russians,......

 2021-09-24 00:56 

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The Latest: Libya plans conference on its political process...

The Latest on the UN General Assembly: ___ After a no-confidence vote in Libya's transitional government this week added to......

 2021-09-23 23:24 

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Milley: US should explore more military talks with Russia...

ABOARD A US MILITARY AIRCRAFT (AP) — The U.S. should explore ways to expand its military contacts with the Russians,......

 2021-09-23 15:58 

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Kremlin critics to contest online voting in Duma election...

MOSCOW (AP) — A group of politicians and activists who lost to their Kremlin-backed opponents in Russia's parliamentary election last......

 2021-09-23 15:50 

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Family marks 2,000 days since UK woman's arrest in Iran...

LONDON (AP) — The husband of detained U.K. charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe appealed to the British government on Thursday to......

 2021-09-23 15:49 

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Taliban official: Strict punishment, executions will return...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — One of the founders of the Taliban and the chief enforcer of its harsh interpretation of......

 2021-09-23 14:05 

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May 8 date set for new Formula One race in Miami...

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The first Formula One race in Miami will be held on May 8. The Miami race......

 2021-09-23 10:51 

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Ancient clay tablet from Assyrian king going back to Iraq...

A 3,500-year-old clay tablet discovered in the ruins of the library of an ancient Middle Eastern king, then looted from an Iraqi museum 30 years ago, is finally headed back to Iraq....

 2021-09-23 08:06 

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AP Week in Pictures: Middle East...

This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in the Middle......

 2021-09-22 14:37 

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Under Taliban, thriving Afghan music scene heads to silence...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A month after the Taliban seized power in Afghanistan, the music is starting to go quiet.......

 2021-09-22 10:56 

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7 female Afghan lawmakers hosted in Greece...

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Seven female lawmakers from Afghanistan have arrived in Greece as part of the wider evacuation effort......

 2021-09-22 08:53 

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Canadian recounts her abduction by jihadis in Burkina Faso...

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Nearly a year and a half after being abducted by Islamic extremists in Burkina Faso,......

 2021-09-22 03:20 

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Seven female Afghan taekwondo athletes resettle in Australia...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A sports association official says seven female taekwondo athletes who fled Taliban-controlled Afghanistan have resettled in......

 2021-09-21 22:09 

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White House blacklists Russian ransomware payment 'enabler'...

The Biden administration sought Tuesday to choke the finances of criminal ransomware gangs, announcing sanctions against a Russia-based virtual currency brokerage that officials say helped at least eight ransomware gangs launder virtual currency....

 2021-09-21 21:16 

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The United Nations says Afghanistan's Taliban are asking to speak at the U.N.'s high-level meeting of world leaders...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations says Afghanistan's Taliban are asking to speak at the U.N.'s high-level meeting of......

 2021-09-21 17:55 

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Qatar's ruler urges world leaders not to boycott Taliban...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The ruling emir of Qatar, whose nation has played a pivotal role in Afghanistan......

 2021-09-21 14:36 

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Biden administration targets ransomware payment 'enablers'...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration took aim Tuesday at the financial marketplace for criminal ransomware gangs, announcing sanctions against......

 2021-09-21 10:25 

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European court: Russia responsible for Litvinenko killing...

LONDON (AP) — The European Court of Human Rights on Tuesday backed the conclusion of a British inquiry that Russia......

 2021-09-21 09:28 

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Survivors of Russian university shooting airlifted to Moscow...

MOSCOW (AP) — Seven survivors of a shooting at a university in central Russia that left six people dead and......

 2021-09-20 07:46 

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Russia's Investigative Committee says 5 people died in a shooting at a university in Perm...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's Investigative Committee says 5 people died in a shooting at a university in Perm....

 2021-09-20 07:17 

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Pro-Kremlin party looks set to retain majority in parliament...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's dominant Kremlin-backed party appeared set to retain the two-thirds majority in the parliament that allows it......

 2021-09-20 04:46 

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Hong Kong shares lead Asia lower; Tokyo and Shanghai closed...

Shares fell nearly 4% in Hong Kong on Monday in holiday-thinned trading in Asia, with other big markets in Tokyo......

 2021-09-20 03:32 

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Hong Kong shares lead Asia lower; Tokyo and Shanghai closed...

Shares fell more than 3% in Hong Kong on Monday in holiday-thinned trading in Asia, with other big markets in......

 2021-09-19 18:25 

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Voting ends in Russia; Officials say Putin-loyalist United Russia party leading but only 9% of polling stations counted...

MOSCOW (AP) — Voting ends in Russia; Officials say Putin-loyalist United Russia party leading but only 9% of polling stations......

 2021-09-19 17:08 

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Report: Iran appoints new air force commander...

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's top leader has appointed a pilot of Russian fighter jets to command the nation's air......

 2021-09-19 10:20 

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Taliban-run Kabul municipality to female workers: Stay home...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Female employees in the Kabul city government have been told to stay home, with work only......

 2021-09-19 08:18 

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The Latest: Taliban to female Kabul city workers: Stay home...

KABUL, Afghanistan — The interim mayor of Afghanistan's capital says many female city employees have been ordered to stay home......

 2021-09-19 05:51 

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Indonesia retrieves most-wanted militant's body from jungle...

PALU, Indonesia (AP) — The bodies of Indonesia's most wanted militant with ties to the Islamic State group and a......

 2021-09-18 15:05 

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Indonesia's most wanted militant killed in shootout...

PALU, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's most wanted militant with ties to the Islamic State group was killed Saturday in a......

 2021-09-18 14:35 

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Authorities say Indonesia's most wanted Islamic militant was killed in a gunbattle with security forces...

PALU, Indonesia (AP) — Authorities say Indonesia's most wanted Islamic militant was killed in a gunbattle with security forces....

 2021-09-18 14:25 

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One stunning afternoon: Setbacks imperil Biden's reset...

On Friday, the Pentagon acknowledged that a drone strike in Afghanistan killed 10 civilians, including seven children, not terrorists....

 2021-09-18 14:06 

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Afghan survivors of US drone strike: Sorry 'is not enough'...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Sorry is not enough for the Afghan survivors of an errant U.S. drone strike that killed......

 2021-09-18 13:12 

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Fearful US residents in Afghanistan hiding out from Taliban...

Every night in yet another house in Afghanistan's capital, a U.S. green card-holding couple from California take turns sleeping, with......

 2021-09-18 12:19 

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Communists, observers report violations in Duma election...

MOSCOW (AP) — The head of Russia's second-largest political party is alleging widespread violations in the election for a new......

 2021-09-18 11:33 

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After Afghanistan pullout, US seeks NATO basing, intel pacts...

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Against the backdrop of the troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, the top U.S. military officer is meeting......

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