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Trump calls on media to end ‘hostility’ after thwarted bombs

Trump's pleas for harmony came as law enforcement officials scrambled to find the perpetrator of the thwarted bomb attacks against former President Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, CNN and others. President Donald Trump decried the threat of political violence and called on the media to end its “hostility” on Wednesday, hours after authorities intercepted bombs sent […]

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Body parts found in Saudi envoy’s home: report

The body parts of Jamal Khashoggi have been found at the Saudi consul general’s home in Istanbul, Sky News reported on Tuesday. Khashoggi’s body had been “cut up” and his face “disfigured”, with the remains found in the garden of the consul general’s home, the report said. Dogu Perincek, leader of Turkey’s Rodina party, also […]

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Explosive device found at Soros’ New York home The FBI on Tuesday was investigating an explosive device found in the mailbox at the New York home of U.S. billionaire George Soros. An employee of the residence in Bedford, north of Manhattan, found the suspicious package in the mailbox on Monday afternoon, opened it and found […]

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Khashoggi’s killing was a planned murder: Erdoğan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan laid out on Tuesday the Saudi planning of what he called the “premeditated murder” of Jamal Khashoggi at the country’s consulate in Istanbul, and demanded that the Saudi suspects face justice in Turkey. After saying he would reveal “the naked truth” about Mr. Khashoggi’s death, Mr. Erdoğan, in his first […]

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No change in stand on Azhar: China

China on Tuesday reiterated that it had not shifted from its stance of refusing to recognise Masood Azhar as an international terrorist, despite the marked improvement in New Delhi-Beijing security ties following the Wuhan summit in April. “As to India’s request for the listing of Masood Azhar, we have already stated our position many times,” […]

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Sri Lanka to seek Chinese help to probe ‘assassination plot’

Officials reach out to Huawei to recover data from a phone. Sri Lankan authorities will seek Chinese assistance to tap evidence pertaining to an “assassination plot” said to be targeting President Maithripala Sirisena. On Tuesday, Sri Lankan police won permission from a magistrate court here to approach Chinese multinational Huawei for technical expertise to recover […]

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Explosive devices sent to Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama

The U.S. Secret Service recovered a package addressed to Ms. Clinton on October 23, and a second package addressed to the Obama residence on October 24. The U.S. Secret Service said on October 24 that it had intercepted suspect packages, identified as potential explosive devices, sent to the homes of former President Barack Obama and […]