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North Korea calls Biden 'fool of low IQ' over Kim criticism

North Korea has labeled Joe Biden a "fool of low IQ" and an "imbecile bereft of elementary quality as a human being" after the Democratic presidential hopeful called Kim Jong Un a tyrant

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Protesters clash with Indonesian police after election loss
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Protesters clash with Indonesian police after election loss

Supporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate clashed with security forces and set fire to a police dormitory in the Indonesian capital after the release of official election results

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Brazilian fatally stabs girlfriend, shoots 3 dead at church

Authorities in Brazil say a man knifed his girlfriend to death in her home then went to a Baptist church and opened fire with a pistol, killing three more people

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Duterte's allies dominate Senate race, shut out opposition

Final results from Philippine elections show Duterte's allies won a majority in the Senate race, while a shutout of the opposition heralds a stronger grip on power by a leader accused of human rights violations

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UN envoy: Islamic State revival in Iraq must be prevented

The U.N. envoy for Iraq is calling for "wide-based international support" to prevent Islamic State extremists from regaining a foothold in the country

Mexico to auction off seized luxury goods to help poor
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Mexico to auction off seized luxury goods to help poor

Mexico to auction off seized luxury cars at old presidential residence

UN envoy warns Libya is on verge of descending to civil war
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UN envoy warns Libya is on verge of descending to civil war

The U.N. envoy for Libya is warning that the oil-rich nation "is on the verge of descending into a civil war" that could divide the country and imperil the security of its neighbors and the wider Mediterranean region

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Russia: Militants in Syria launch attack, have toxic agents

The Russian military says al-Qaida-linked militants in northwestern Syria have launched an attack on Syrian government forces, including with tanks

North Korea: US should consider consequences of ship seizure
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North Korea: US should consider consequences of ship seizure

North Korea's U.N. ambassador says the Trump administration should consider the possible consequences its seizing of a North Korean cargo ship could have on relations between the two countries and immediately return the vessel

Amnesty International criticizes Brazil's far-right leader
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Amnesty International criticizes Brazil's far-right leader

Amnesty International has published an open letter criticizing the policies of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro, saying they will lead to more homicides and deny some Brazilians their human rights