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Taiwan Says Chinese Diplomats Assaulted Official in Fiji

Taiwan on Monday accused two Chinese diplomats of gatecrashing a hotel function hosted by its de facto embassy in Fiji and assaulting an employee.

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Tens of Thousands March in Belarus despite Police Threat to Open Fire

Belarusian police on Sunday detained more than 100 people as tens of thousands marched against strongman Alexander Lukashenko in defiance of police threats to open fire after weeks of demonstrations.

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Pompeo Warns of Sanctions for Any Arms Sales to Iran

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday said that arms sales to Iran would breach U.N. resolutions and result in sanctions, after Tehran said the longstanding U.N. embargo on arms trade with the Islamic republic had expired.

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Bolivians Vote in Election Expected to Bring Upheaval

Voters expect social upheaval for the second time in a year no matter who wins Sunday's general election in Bolivia.

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11 Soldiers Dead, 11 Missing in Vietnam after Second Big Landslide in Days

Eleven soldiers are dead and a frantic search is under way for 11 others after a huge landslide hit central Vietnam on Sunday, as the country battles its worst flooding in years.

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'We are Not Afraid': France Rallies after Beheading of Teacher

Thousands of people rallied in central Paris Sunday in a defiant show of solidarity with a teacher beheaded for showing pupils cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed.

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Armenia, Azerbaijan Trade Accusations of Breaking New Truce

Armenia and Azerbaijan accused each other of violating a new ceasefire over Nagorno-Karabakh on Sunday, as they tried for the second time in a week to bring a halt to fierce fighting over the disputed region.

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Azerbaijan Vows Retaliation for Deadly Strike on Civilians in Ganja

Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev vowed on Saturday to take revenge on Armenia after a missile strike killed 12 sleeping people in the city of Ganja, a dramatic escalation in the conflict over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region.

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Ardern's Labour Party Wins New Zealand Election, Opposition Concedes

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's Labour Party overwhelmingly won the country's general election on Saturday, her opponent Judith Collins said.

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Grisly Beheading of Teacher in Terror Attack Rattles France

For the second time in three weeks, terror struck France, this time with the gruesome beheading of a history teacher in a street in a Paris suburb. The suspected attacker was shot and killed by police.

French President Emmanuel Macron denounced what he called an "Islamist terrorist attack" and urged the nation to stand united against extremism. The teacher had discussed caricatures of Islam's Prophet Muhammad with his class, authorities said.

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