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The tanker continued on its route "after the rapid intervention of a coalition naval vessel", the statement read. The coalition statement said the attack occurred in global waters on Tuesday near the Red Sea port of Hodeida. The United Nations Secretary-General has called for both sides in the Yemen conflict to come to a political agreement to end a war that has now entered its fourth year.
  • Erdogan, Putin launch construction of Turkey's first nuclear plant

    Erdogan, Putin launch construction of Turkey's first nuclear plant

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    Putin will begin the two-day visit by addressing workers at an opening ceremony that marks the start of construction works at Turkey's first nuclear power plant, Akkuyu. The number of power plants under construction will be 56, including Akkuyu plant. The $20 billion, 4,800 megawatt (MW) plant, is part of Erdogan's "2023 vision" marking 100 years since the founding of modern Turkey and is meant to reduce Turkey's dependence on energy imports.
  • IAF Mi-17-V5 chopper crashed near Kedarnath

    IAF Mi-17-V5 chopper crashed near Kedarnath

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    Indian Air Force in a brief statement said, " Today morning one Mi-17 V5 helicopter of IAF crashed near Kedarnath (Uttarakhand). Six people are reportedly injured in the crash. The Mi-17 choppers are considered to be one of the most advanced military transport helicopters in the world. Although the cause of the accident is yet to be ascertained, prima facie it looks like the aircraft became entangled with iron girders while landing, according to a local resident.
  • Days after Mamata's capital sojourn, TDP supremo Naidu to visit Delhi

    Days after Mamata's capital sojourn, TDP supremo Naidu to visit Delhi

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    Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday urged regional parties to flag their concerns over the "injustice" by the Centre against states ruled by Opposition parties, PTI reported. His "possessed" self warned Prime Minister Narendra Modi to fulfill the promises made by him "in the presence of Lord Venkateswara and Goddess Kanaka Durga".
  • Robert Mueller dismisses Paul Manafort's claim of going beyond his mandate

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    The filing says deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinRod Jay RosensteinLawyer who didn't join Trump team: I'm still playing his lawyer on TV and in real life Encryption vital to protecting our data in the modern age 'All the president's nerds': A plausible plot MORE said in a memo he wrote past year regarding the special counsel's investigation that Mueller could investigate whether Manafort "committed a crime or crimes by colluding with Russian government officials".
  • Netanyahu suspends new relocation deal for African migrants

    Netanyahu suspends new relocation deal for African migrants

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    The PM also wants to meet with Interior Minister Aryeh Deri on Tuesday morning to discuss the developments. "As a result, and after I again weighed the advantages and disadvantages, I chose to cancel the deal", a statement from the prime minister's office quoted Netanyahu as saying.
  • US Justice Department to Sue California Over State's Right to Sell Lands

    US Justice Department to Sue California Over State's Right to Sell Lands

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    The Trump administration argues that the new law is unnecessarily delaying land sales that have been planned for several years, lowering their value in the process. We blaze trails, we innovate, and we engage in smart stewardship of our precious public lands. California officials vowed to stand firm. Senior Justice officials argued that saying the federal government could sell land but not record a deed is "a distinction without a difference".
  • Elephants Blocked a Highway in Spain

    Elephants Blocked a Highway in Spain

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    The driver of the truck - believed to be from a circus - was uninjured. Local police in the Albacete released photos showing three of the five elephants milling around in the lanes of the motorway after the accident. Animal rights groups say the accident is the latest example of how circuses endanger wild animals. "Animal rights activists have turned this accident into a scandal", said the association's spokesman, Ignacio Pedrera.
  • Russian ambassador to Ireland to host briefing on Skripal case

    Russian ambassador to Ireland to host briefing on Skripal case

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    Lavrov complained that the British authorities have still not given consular access to "our citizens", and that the situation had not changed despite Yulia Skripal's improved condition. In a string of questions on Twitter, the Russian embassy asked: "Has the substance identified by British representatives as "Novichok" or analogous substances been researched, developed or produced in the United Kingdom?" "I'd prefer not to disclose it now, but you can take it from me that it will be a good ...
  • Tuchel isn't going to Arsenal because Wenger is staying

    Tuchel isn't going to Arsenal because Wenger is staying

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    Aubameyang, who'd already scored two goals had the flawless opportunity to grab a hat trick after Arsenal were awarded a second penalty of the afternoon. The Gabon global could have, and many believe should have, claimed the penalty for himself and claimed his first hat-trick in the red-and-white of Arsenal .