Iran's top leader strikes defiant tone amid month of turmoil
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Iran's top leader strikes defiant tone amid month of turmoil

Iran's supreme leader has lashed out at Western countries while leading Friday prayers in Tehran for the first time in eight years

Mexico readies for Central American migrants at south border
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Mexico readies for Central American migrants at south border

Border security forces in southern Mexico say they are ready for the expected arrival of hundreds of Central Americans traveling through Guatemala and vow to prevent a repeat of the headline-grabbing “caravans” of past years when massive flows of migrants and asylum seekers overwhelmed agents

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Blizzard prompts state of emergency in Newfoundland capital

The capital of the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador has declared a rare state of emergency as blizzard conditions descend on the city and residents prepare for an intense storm expected to last into Saturday

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Nicaragua's opposition unites against Ortega administration

Nicaragua's two main opposition groups have announced the formation of a coalition aimed at winning the 2021 elections and putting President Daniel Ortega's reign behind them

IOC, Paralympics join Russian doping court case
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IOC, Paralympics join Russian doping court case

The International Olympic Committee and the International Paralympic Committee want to have a say on Russia's doping ban

Protesters in face masks march against Belgrade's smog
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Protesters in face masks march against Belgrade's smog

Hundreds of people have rallied in Serbia's capital to protest the heavy pollution that has gripped Belgrade in recent days

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Haitian president says he wants to reform constitution

Haitian President Jovenel Moïse says he wants to use his new power to govern by executive order to reform the constitution and make the country easier to govern

Officials, activists: 2 Iraqi protesters killed in Baghdad
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Officials, activists: 2 Iraqi protesters killed in Baghdad

Iraqi officials and activists say two protesters have been killed and dozens wounded in renewed violence in central Baghdad

Canada provides money to families after plane shot down
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Canada provides money to families after plane shot down

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government will give Canadian $25,000 (US$19,122) to the families of each of the 57 citizens and 29 permanent residents of Canada who perished in the downing of a Ukrainian jetliner in Iran last week

Portrait found in gallery's walls verified as missing Klimt
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Portrait found in gallery's walls verified as missing Klimt

Art experts have confirmed that a painting discovered hidden inside an Italian art gallery's walls is Gustav Klimt's “Portrait of a Lady,” which was reported stolen nearly 23 years ago