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House launches probe of US nuclear plan in Saudi Arabia

Image copyright MANDEL NGAN VIA GETTY IMAGES Image caption President Trump at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh in 2017 The US is rushing to transfer sensitive nuclear power technology to Saudi Arabia, according to a new congressional report. A Democrat-led House panel has launched an inquiry over concerns about the White House plan…
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Alabama newspaper editor calls on KKK to lynch Democrats

Image copyright Buyenlarge via Getty Images Image caption Ku Klux Klan parade in DC in 1927 The editor and publisher of a local paper in Alabama is under fire for penning an editorial calling for mass lynchings by the Ku Klux Klan (KKK).The opinion piece ran in his print-only newspaper, the Democrat-Reporter, last Thursday, Goodloe…
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France anti-Semitism: Jewish graves desecrated near Strasbourg

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFrench President Macron visits desecrated Jewish gravesNearly 100 graves at a Jewish cemetery in eastern France have been desecrated with swastikas.The damage was discovered on Tuesday, ahead of nationwide marches against a rise in anti-Semitic attacks.French President Emmanuel Macron visited the cemetery, in a village near Strasbourg,…
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Bernie Sanders announces second US presidential bid

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption"We're going to win": Bernie Sanders on what's different this timeUS Senator Bernie Sanders says he will run again for president in 2020, making a second attempt to win the Democratic Party's nomination.The 77-year-old Vermont senator became a progressive political star in 2016 although he lost his…
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Crans-Montana: Rescuers hunt for skiers in Swiss avalanche

Image copyright Handout via EPA Image caption Rescuers have been digging through the snow looking for survivors At least four people have been injured, one seriously, in an avalanche in a popular ski resort in the Swiss Alps.The avalanche was reported at a marked slope in Crans-Montana at about 14:20 local time (13:20 GMT). Officials…
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Mexico border wall: US states sue over emergency declaration

Image copyright AFP Image caption The declaration of a national emergency triggered street protests A coalition of 16 US states led by California is suing President Donald Trump's administration over his decision to declare an emergency to raise funds for a Mexican border wall.The lawsuit was filed in the court for the Northern District of…