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Hong Kong clashes rage on university campus and business district

Hong Kong clashes rage on university campus and business district

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters fought intense battles with riot police on a university campus and paralysed the city's upmarket business district, extending one of the most violent stretches of unrest seen in more than five months of political ch ...

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Attack on Mali military post kills 53 soldiers Sudan's government, rebels start peace talks in Juba Ethiopia PM Abiy wins Nobel Peace Prize for mending ties with Eritrea Rwanda welcomes first group of African refugees from Libya Zimbabwe's leader calls for end to US, EU sanctions Sudan's new PM launches probe into protesters' deaths

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Iran accuses Europeans of hypocrisy over nuclear deal Israeli airstrike kills Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza home Iraq's spiritual leader calls for road map out of impasse Iran earthquake kills five, leaves 300 injured Turkish patrol kills protester amid shaky truce in NE Syria Jordan recalls ambassador to Israel to protest detentions

Europe

Iran accuses Europeans of hypocrisy over nuclear deal British MPs vote for December election to break Brexit deadlock Driver charged as more Vietnamese feared among 39 UK truck victims Thousands in Germany, France protest Turkish push into Syria Spain jails Catalan separatist leaders for independence bid Macron, Merkel call for end to Turkish offensive in Syria

Asia - Pacific

Hong Kong clashes rage on university campus and business district North Korea warns US not to exploit 'close' Trump-Kim ties One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches capital, millions advised to evacuate North Korea says no talks unless US stops hostile policies Security Council expected to hold talks on N.Korea test Hong Kong crisis threatens to spoil China's 70th party

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US slaps sanctions on Turkey as Syrian regime returns to north Europeans fear IS comeback after Trump pullback from Syria North Korea says no talks unless US stops hostile policies

Latin America & Caribbean

Fierce gun battles as El Chapo's son arrested in Mexico Uproar as Venezuela wins seat on UN rights council UN ends Haiti peacekeeping operations, urges end to crisis

South Asia

UN says US strikes cause civilian casualties in Afghanistan Taliban co-founder heads to Pakistan as US envoy visits At least 40 civilians at wedding party killed during nearby U.S.-backed Afghan army raid

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