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Western Nations Call for Sudan 'Transition Plan'

The United States, Britain and Norway said Tuesday that Sudanese authorities must now deliver a "credible plan for political transition" as anti-government protests rocked Khartoum.

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Dozens Killed in Nigerian Violence Flareup

Dozens of people have been killed in a flareup of violence in three Nigerian regions, security officials and local sources said Tuesday.

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Navalny Hails 'Victory' as European Rights Court Condemns Russia

Russia violated the human rights of anti-corruption campaigner Alexei Navalny, a leading opponent of President Vladimir Putin, by holding him under house arrest for a lengthy spell in 2014, Europe's top rights court said Tuesday.

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Britain's May Seeks Brexit Delay from Merkel, Macron

British Prime Minister Theresa May held talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel Tuesday in a last-gasp bid to keep her country from crashing out of the European Union at the end of the week.

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Erdogan's Party Wants Rerun of Istanbul Election

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ruling party said Tuesday it wants the Istanbul election to be repeated after the Supreme Electoral Council rejected a demand for a recount of all ballots cast in the city.

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Election Council Rejects Erdogan's Party Demand for Full Istanbul Recount

Turkey's Supreme Electoral Council rejected a demand from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's party for a recount of all ballots cast in Istanbul in last week's election, the party's deputy chairman said on Tuesday.

The ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) challenged the results of Istanbul's March 31 mayoral ballot after their candidate Binali Yildirim narrowly lost against the main opposition CHP's Ekrem Imamoglu.

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Pompeo to Visit Venezuela Border on South America Tour

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will travel to the Venezuela border in Colombia to highlight the plight of refugees during a four-nation trip to Latin America, the State Department announced Monday.

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Turkey Detains Dozens More over Alleged Coup Ties

Turkish police on Tuesday detained over 100 individuals nationwide for suspected ties to the group blamed for a 2016 attempted coup, state media reported.

Tens of thousands of people have been taken into custody over alleged ties to US-based Muslim preacher Fethullah Gulen since the failed coup while over 140,000 public sector employees have been sacked or suspended.

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Australian Teen Escapes with Caution for Egging Far-Right Senator

An Australian teenager lauded worldwide for egging a far-right senator who made offensive comments about the Christchurch mosque attacks was let off with a police caution for the incident Tuesday.

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Protesters Warn of Chinese 'Invasion' of Philippines

Protesters descended on the Chinese embassy in Manila on Tuesday to oppose the Asian superpower's growing sway in the Philippines and as tensions rise over Beijing's presence in the disputed South China Sea.

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