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Hundreds rally in Sudan's capital for al-Bashir's ouster

Hundreds rally in Sudan's capital for al-Bashir's ouster

Hundreds of protesters marched in and around Sudan's capital Khartoum on Sunday, the fourth week of unrest that began over skyrocketing prices and a failing economy but which now calls for the ouster of autocratic President Omar al-Bashir.

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Hundreds rally in Sudan's capital for al-Bashir's ouster Regional bloc urges unity government after DR Congo vote Regional powers stick with Bashir as Sudan protests mount African Union urges 'respect' for results of DR Congo vote Yemen rebels slam WFP for 'rotten' food aid Volatile DR Congo votes after two-year delay

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Clashes erupt in Yemen's Hodeida despite truce Saudi teen who fled family leaves Thailand for asylum in Canada U.N. rights office says Saudi trial in Khashoggi case 'not sufficient' Sydney, Hong Kong kick off 2019 parties with dazzling fireworks Turkey vows no slowdown in fight against IS after U.S. pullout from Syria Hamas rejects Abbas plan to dissolve Palestinian parliament

Europe

Greece's Tsipras calls confidence vote after ally quits coalition Sydney, Hong Kong kick off 2019 parties with dazzling fireworks Thousands protest against Serbian president Turkey says nearly 300,000 Syrians return home after military operations Rescued migrants head for Spain after Italy closes ports EU urges Turkey to refrain from 'unilateral' Syria move

Asia - Pacific

Tropical storm's rain, surging seas strike Thai beaches Sydney, Hong Kong kick off 2019 parties with dazzling fireworks Indonesian rescuers use drones, sniffer dogs as tsunami death toll tops 400 Death toll climbs to 222 in Indonesia tsunami Indonesia's Soputan volcano erupts, ejecting thick ash Filipino banned from China eSports tournament over alleged racism

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Government shutdown becomes longest in US history Saudi teen who fled family leaves Thailand for asylum in Canada Sydney, Hong Kong kick off 2019 parties with dazzling fireworks

Latin America & Caribbean

Sydney, Hong Kong kick off 2019 parties with dazzling fireworks Peru demolishes mausoleum holding dead Shining Path rebels WikiLeaks' Assange sues in Ecuador for better asylum terms: lawyer

South Asia

Global support lets Bangladesh PM withstand election worries Sydney, Hong Kong kick off 2019 parties with dazzling fireworks Bangladesh probes vote rigging allegations in election hit by violence

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Government shutdown becomes longest in US history

The US government shutdown that has left 800,000 federal employees without salaries as a result of President Donald Trump's row with Democrats over building a Mexico border wall entered a record 22nd day Saturday. Regional powers stick with Bashir as Sudan protests mount Saudi teen who fled family leaves Thailand for asylum in Canada U.N. rights office says Saudi trial in Khashoggi case 'not sufficient' Global support lets Bangladesh PM withstand election worries Tropical storm's rain, surging seas strike Thai beaches

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U.S. President Trump and North Korean leader Kim meet in Singapore

U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged on Tuesday to work toward complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula wh ...

President Donald Trump meets with Japanese PM Shinzo Abe

Five days before meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, US President Donald Trump said on Thursday the unprecedented summit was "all ready to go," a ...

US President Trump Meets with Chancellor Merkel of Germany

US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared to make little headway on high-stakes trade and security disagreements Friday, ...

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