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Terrorism an 'existentialist danger' to mankind, says Sushma Swaraj at UNGA
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US-backed SDF says it took Syria’s largest gas field from IS
Washington Post • Associated Press
Travelers beware: Meth-laced 7Up reportedly causes death in Mexico
Washington Post • Rachel Chason
Far-right German party uses 'modern marketplace' of the Web to breach cultural taboo
Washington Post • Isaac Stanley-Becker
Earthquake strikes North Korea near nuclear test zone, but no radiation reported
Washington Post • Simon Denyer
UN peacekeepers in Congo hold record for rape, sex abuse
Washington Post • Krista Larson, Paisley Dodds ,  Ap
Prime Minister Bill English ahead in New Zealand election
Washington Post • Nick Perry ,  Ap
Pakistan says ‘terrorists’ inside Afghanistan kill officer
Washington Post • Associated Press
Merkel wants campaign to reach undecided voters in last push
Washington Post • Associated Press
South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected
ABC News
 
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Terrorism an 'existentialist danger' to mankind, says Sushma Swaraj at UNGA
Business StandardPress Trust
Describing terrorism as an "existentialist danger" to mankind, India today wondered how the international community will fight the menace if the UN Security Council cannot agree on the listing of terrorists. "If we cannot agree to define our enemy, how can we...
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International Security
US-backed SDF says it took Syria’s largest gas field from IS
Washington PostAssociated Press
U.S.-backed Syrian fighters captured Saturday the country’s largest gas field from the Islamic State group in an eastern province that borders Iraq as they race with government forces to capture the energy-rich region, a senior official with the group said.
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International Security, World Politics
Travelers beware: Meth-laced 7Up reportedly causes death in Mexico
Washington PostRachel Chason
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Far-right German party uses 'modern marketplace' of the Web to breach cultural taboo
Washington PostIsaac Stanley-Becker
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International Security, Nuclear Safety
Earthquake strikes North Korea near nuclear test zone, but no radiation reported
Washington PostSimon Denyer
You’re all set! See all newsletters false The story must be told. Your subscription supports journalism that matters. Try 1 month for $1 In a rare statement on Sept. 22, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called President Trump a “mentally deranged...
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International Security
UN peacekeepers in Congo hold record for rape, sex abuse
Washington PostKrista Larson, Paisley Dodds ,  Ap
She had been orphaned by a brutal conflict, but the 14-year-old Congolese girl found refuge in a camp protected by United Nations peacekeepers.
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International Security, World Politics
Prime Minister Bill English ahead in New Zealand election
Washington PostNick Perry ,  Ap
Vote counts on Saturday night in New Zealand’s general election showed Prime Minister Bill English’s National Party ahead but not by enough to form a government without help from other parties.
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International Security, World Politics
Pakistan says ‘terrorists’ inside Afghanistan kill officer
Washington PostAssociated Press
Pakistan’s army says “terrorists” across the border in Afghanistan have opened fire on a newly built border post in recently cleared Rajgal Valley, killing a young officer.
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Merkel wants campaign to reach undecided voters in last push
Washington PostAssociated Press
German Chancellor Angela Merkel handed out coffee to campaign workers in Berlin, urging them to keep up the momentum in the final hours before the country votes.
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South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected
ABC News
South Korea's weather agency says a magnitude 3.0 earthquake was detected in North Korea around where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, but it assessed the quake as natural
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