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UN Expert Report Unmasks Libya Arms Embargo Violations

From buying an Irish navy boat re-registered as a "pleasure yacht" to enlisting a Canadian firm to recruit Sudanese fighters -- Libya's warring parties are running rings around a UN arms embargo.

That's the upshot of a near-400-word report published this week by UN experts, who accuse an array of firms and external powers of violating a 2011 embargo by delivering arms or fighters to the North African country.

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Five Years of Thirst: S.Africa's Eastern Cape Battles Brutal Drought

South African farmer Steve Bothma heaved a sigh of relief when the weatherman finally predicted rain.

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UK's Johnson Calls for 'Closure and Healing' over Brexit

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday called on Britain to move on from Brexit, after a resounding general election win that allows him to push his divorce deal with the EU through parliament.

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Russia Jails Jehovah's Witness for Six Years

A Russian court sentenced a Jehovah's Witness to six years in prison Friday for extremism, the group said as Moscow pursues a crackdown on the US-based movement.

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Steven Gerrard Signs New Deal at Rangers until 2024

Steven Gerrard has signed a contract extension at Scottish Premiership giants Rangers that will keep him at Ibrox until 2024, the club announced on Friday.

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Jurgen Klopp Agrees New Deal with Liverpool until 2024

Jurgen Klopp has agreed a contract extension with Liverpool until 2024, the runaway Premier League leaders announced on Friday.

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Hertha Boss Klinsmann Reminds Liverpool Loanee of Klopp

Jurgen Klinsmann, who has been tasked with keeping up Bundesliga strugglers Hertha Berlin, reminds midfielder Marko Grujic, on loan from Liverpool, of Reds manager Jurgen Klopp, who extended his contract Friday.

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Guardiola Denies Man City Break Clause

Pep Guardiola has denied reports that he has a break clause in his Manchester City contract that would allow him to leave the Premier League champions at the end of the season.

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U.S., China Close to Trade War Deal

The United States and China appeared close Friday to a "phase one" deal to de-escalate a trade war that has caused tensions between the superpowers and threatened to wobble the global economy.

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Stocks Surge on Johnson Election Triumph, U.S. Trade Deal Reports

London stocks and the British pound jumped Friday after an election triumph for Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson that analysts said will bring clarity to Brexit proceedings and unlock stronger economic growth.

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