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UK on wrong side of law on Saudi arms sales, watchdog warns

UK on wrong side of law on Saudi arms sales, watchdog warns

Britain is "narrowly on the wrong side" of international law over arms sales to Saudi Arabia during the Yemen conflict, a Westminster watchdog has warned.
IS 'decimated' and down to last mile of territory, says US vice president Mike Pence

IS 'decimated' and down to last mile of territory, says US vice president Mike Pence

The Islamic State caliphate has been "decimated" and the last mile of IS-controlled territory in Syria is being captured by American-backed forces, says US vice president Mike Pence.
Nigeria postpones presidential election at last minute

Nigeria postpones presidential election at last minute

Nigeria's presidential election has been postponed just hours before polls were due to open.
Emiliano Sala's hometown prepares for funeral

Emiliano Sala's hometown prepares for funeral

The funeral of Emiliano Sala who died in a plane crash over the English Channel is set to take place in Argentina later.
Paul Manafort faces more than 19 years in prison - US court filing

Paul Manafort faces more than 19 years in prison - US court filing

Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort could spend more than 19 years in prison after being found guilty of tax and bank fraud charges.
Aurora mass shooting: Man 'armed with laser-sighted gun' kills five after losing job

Aurora mass shooting: Man 'armed with laser-sighted gun' kills five after losing job

A gunman who killed five people and wounded several police officers at a warehouse near Chicago opened fire as he was being fired by the company, authorities say.
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders interviewed in Russia probe

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders interviewed in Russia probe

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has been questioned by the special counsel investigating alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
'I don't trust anyone': The British women who married IS jihadis

'I don't trust anyone': The British women who married IS jihadis

Reema Iqbal is talking to us from behind the plastic sheeting which marks the tented area which is now her home in Roj camp in northeast Syria.
21 Savage says he was 'definitely targeted' during US arrest

21 Savage says he was 'definitely targeted' during US arrest

UK-born rapper 21 Savage was held at a US detention centre so that the Trump administration could send a message on immigration, his lawyer has claimed.
Charles and Camilla to make history with royal trip to Cuba

Charles and Camilla to make history with royal trip to Cuba

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will make a historic visit to Cuba next month as the UK government continues "frank and open" discussions about the country's human rights record.
Trump signs bill to avert shutdown - but national emergency for Mexico wall funding stays

Trump signs bill to avert shutdown - but national emergency for Mexico wall funding stays

Donald Trump has signed legislation to avert another government shutdown after announcing a national emergency at the US-Mexico border in an attempt to get funding for his wall.
Militants using civilians as human shields delay capture of final IS enclave Baghuz

Militants using civilians as human shields delay capture of final IS enclave Baghuz

Hundreds of civilians still living in Islamic State's final enclave have emerged and are being used as human shields - forcing US-backed troops to delay capturing the village.
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