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Trump Says Spies Deemed Russia-Taliban Intel Not 'Credible'

Donald Trump said he was not briefed on US intelligence related to Russian activity in Afghanistan because it was not thought "credible" by the secret services.

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23 Die in Bangladesh Ferry Accident

Twenty-three people died and dozens more were missing on Monday after a ferry capsized in the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka following a collision with another vessel, rescue officials said.

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China Says Will Restrict Visas for Some Americans over Hong Kong Row

China said Monday it would impose visa restrictions on US citizens who had "behaved egregiously" over Hong Kong, ahead of the expected approval by Chinese lawmakers of a controversial national security law for the city.

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Aussie Lawmaker Targeted in China Spy Raid Insists Innocence

An Australian lawmaker whose home was raided amid an investigation into Chinese influence operations accused his foes of a "political lynching" Monday, as he denied any wrongdoing.

Police and intelligence agents raided the home and office of New South Wales state legislator Shaoquett Moselmane at dawn on Friday, part of a months-long investigation into foreign political interference.

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Gunmen Attack Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi

A group of gunmen attacked the Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi Monday, according to police and officials from the trading floor with fighting ongoing.

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EU, Britain Intensify Talks on Post-Brexit Future

The EU and Britain launch an intense five weeks of negotiations on a deal to define their post-Brexit relations on Monday, with London keen to wrap things up quickly.

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Macron Braces for Setback in French Local Polls

French people went to the polls wearing face masks Sunday for the final round of municipal elections expected to yield a low voter turnout and a rebuke for the party of President Emmanuel Macron.

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One Dead in Shooting at U.S. Black Lives Matter Rally

One person was killed and another wounded in a shooting at a Black Lives Matter rally in the U.S. state of Kentucky, police said.

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Iran's Khamenei Warns Economy Will Worsen if Virus Spreads

Iran's supreme leader warned on Saturday that the country's economic problems would worsen if the novel coronavirus spreads unchecked, saying the initial momentum to contain it had since "waned".

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Bomb Kills Two Human Rights Workers in Afghan Capital

Two employees of Afghanistan's human rights body were killed in a bomb attack in Kabul on Saturday, the agency said.

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