6 Turkish troops, 13 Syrian soldiers killed in north Syria


Turkey hit targets in northern Syria, responding to shelling by Syrian government forces that killed at least six Turkish soldiers, the Turkish president said Monday. A Syrian war monitor said 13 Syrian troops were also killed.

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U.K. to announce new rules for militants after street stabbing


The British government plans to announce new rules for the imprisonment of convicted terrorists after an Islamic militant who was recently released from prison stabbed two people in south London, the second such attack in less than three months.

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UK to announce new rules for militants after street stabbing

Britain's government is planning to announce new rules for the imprisonment of convicted militants after an Islamic extremist who was recently released from prison stabbed two people in south London

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Democratic race opens in Iowa amid worry over beating Trump


The Iowa caucuses will render the first verdict on who among dozens of candidates is best positioned to take on U.S. President Donald Trump, whom Democratic voters are desperate to beat this fall.

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In Iowa, Democrats have 1 key question. Who is the candidate to beat Trump?

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The ability to beat Trump may be the "number one criteria" for the eventual Democratic nominee, and the top priority for Iowa Democrats tonight when they caucus for a candidate. But voters are at odds over who is most electable against the president.

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2 Australian minor parties to elect new leaders

Australian Greens leader Richard Di Natale says he is quitting politics to give a new leader of his environmentally focused minor party an opportunity to expose government failings during the nation’s wildfire crisis

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How the 2020 Democratic presidential nominee will be chosen

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Here’s a look at the differences between primaries and caucuses, the role of delegates and how Democrats will choose a candidate to square off against U.S. President Donald Trump in November’s presidential election.

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Erdogan says Turkey hits back after Syrian shells kill Turkish troops

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President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday Turkey will continue to retaliate after Syrian government shelling killed four of its troops and wounded nine in Syria's northwest Idlib region, where Turkish forces have bulked up in recent days.

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UK's Johnson talks tough over post-Brexit trade with EU

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Union negotiator Michel Barnier set out tough opening gambits in negotiating a future trade deal

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U.K.'s Johnson talks tough on trade; EU demands fishing rights


British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is setting out a tough opening gambit Monday in negotiations with the European Union, saying the U.K. will walk away without a free-trade deal rather than agree to follow rules set by the 27-nation bloc.

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