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Turkey Allows German Minister Visit after Air Base Row

Turkey said Monday it would allow Germany's defense minister to visit an air base in the south of the country after sparking a row by barring a German delegation from making the trip.

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Would-Be Suicide Bombers Target Mosque in Nigeria

Two would-be suicide bombers were killed in Maiduguri, northeast Nigeria, on Monday, after apparently trying to target an overnight Ramadan vigil, a civilian vigilante and a local resident said.

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Fire Engulfs Plane's Wing after Emergency Landing in Singapore

Flames engulfed the wing of a Singapore Airlines plane after it made an emergency landing at the city's main airport on Monday, with dramatic footage showing plumes of black smoke billowing from the aircraft.

The carrier said the Boeing 777-300ER en route for Milan turned back about two hours into the flight from Changi Airport following an engine oil warning message.

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Malaysian PM Reshuffles Cabinet amid Speculation of Snap Poll

Scandal-hit Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak Monday announced a cabinet reshuffle, including promoting a trusted ally to manage the economy, in what analysts said could be preparation for a snap election.

Najib, 62, who has survived a massive financial scandal linked to state investment fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), said the shake-up would bolster his administration.

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Johnson Insists Britain 'Still Part of Europe'

Top Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson sought Monday to build bridges with Europe and with defeated Britons who voted to remain in the EU in last week's historic referendum.

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Pressure Mounts on Thai Junta over Fake Bomb Detectors

Activists on Monday urged Britain to hand over details of the multi-million-dollar sale to Thailand of fake bomb detectors that led to the detention of scores of innocent people.

British fraudsters Gary Bolton and James McCormick were jailed in 2013 for making millions selling the GT200 and similar devices billed as "magic wands" able to detect tiny particles of explosives or drugs from hundreds of metres away.

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Spain's Rajoy Claims Right to Form Government after Poll Win

Spain's acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said he would make a push for power after his conservatives won more seats in parliament in a repeat general election on Sunday, even though it still fell short of a majority.

His Popular Party (PP) was the big winner of the election, the second in six months, which played out amid the turbulence from Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union.

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Labor Leader Corbyn Defiant as Day of Reckoning Looms

The head of Britain's Labor Party, Jeremy Corbyn, projects an image of meekness, but the Brexit crisis now ripping his beloved party asunder has revealed a steely streak underneath.

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Paris, London Vow ever Closer Ties Despite Brexit

The mayors of Paris and London vowed Monday to work closer together to "shape the century ahead" despite Britain's choice to leave the European Union.

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UK 'Should only Trigger Article 50' to Leave EU When Ready

Britain should only trigger Article 50 to leave the EU when it has a "clear view" of how its future in the bloc looks, finance minister George Osborne said Monday following last week's shock referendum.

The surprise decision to leave the EU sparked the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron, who had backed the unsuccessful Remain campaign -- but has left the activation of Article 50, which triggers the departure, to his successor.

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