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Melbourne father, 43, accused of funding terrorism 'sent money to ISIS by depositing cash into Sydney banks' - Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Melbourne father, 43, accused of funding terrorism 'sent money to ISIS by depositing cash into Sydney banks'
Daily Mail
A Melbourne man accused of supporting Islamic State jihadists in Syria by sending money that was collected online and deposited at a Sydney bank has faced court. Hampton Park resident Isa Kocoglu, 43, appeared in Melbourne Magistrates' Court on ...
Retreating Islamic State extremists 'terrorized' Syrian town Press Herald
Accused Vic IS supporter refused bail The Australian
Scores of Bodies Are Found in Syrian Town After ISIS Retreats New York Times
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China's Communist Party enshrines Xi Jinping Thought in constitution - CNN


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China's Communist Party enshrines Xi Jinping Thought in constitution
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Beijing (CNN) China has elevated the stature of President Xi Jinping by including his political ideology in the Communist Party constitution. At the end of a pivotal twice-a-decade meeting, party delegates voted unanimously Tuesday to make "Xi Jinping ...
China's Communist Party Further Elevates Xi Jinping Bloomberg
China's Communist Party inserts Xi into party constitution Washington Post
Xi Jinping 'most powerful Chinese leader since Mao Zedong' BBC News
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Catalonian Separatists Prepare to Block Rajoy - Bloomberg


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Catalonian Separatists Prepare to Block Rajoy
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Carles Puigdemont, center, participates in a demonstration against the Spanish government in Barcelona on Oct. 21. Photographer: Angel Garcia/Bloomberg. Catalonia's separatists are readying efforts to block Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's planned ...
Catalans said to plan human shield to block Madrid takeover Chicago Tribune
Catalan Parliament to respond to Spain's planned takeover The Boston Globe
Spain's Push Against Catalan Separatists Puts Regional Police in Crosshairs Wall Street Journal
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Donald Trump Will Press China on North Korea and Trade When He Visits Beijing - TIME


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Donald Trump Will Press China on North Korea and Trade When He Visits Beijing
TIME
(WASHINGTON) — U.S. President Donald Trump will urge President Xi Jinping to make good on his commitments to press ure North Korea when he visit s China next month, a senior White House official said on Monday, stepping up a strategy to have Beijing ...
Panetta: Countries won't trust US if Iran deal is broken The Hill
Trump's Asia trip to focus on North Korea nuclear program and Chinese trade – and maybe golf USA TODAY
North Korea, stockpiling weapons, mocks 'lunatic' Trump who has 'war fever' Fox News
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Troops Ambushed in Niger Waited an Hour to Call for Help, Pentagon Official Says - New York Times


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Troops Ambushed in Niger Waited an Hour to Call for Help, Pentagon Official Says
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Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. spoke to reporters on Monday about the deadly ambush in Niger this month that killed four American soldiers and four Nigeriens. Credit Manuel Balce Ceneta/Associated Press. WASHINGTON — American troops who came under ...
The Four Biggest Questions About the Deadly Niger Firefight Daily Beast
2-Hour Air Support Delay in Niger Ambush That Killed 4 Troops: Dunford Military.com
New details emerge on ambush in Niger that killed 4 US soldiers CBS News

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Melania Trump, in Michigan, Urges Middle Schoolers to 'Choose Kindness' - New York Times


New York Times

Melania Trump, in Michigan, Urges Middle Schoolers to 'Choose Kindness'
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Melania Trump, the first lady, met with students on Monday at Orchard Lake Middle School in West Bloomfield Township, Mich. Credit David Guralnick/Detroit News, via Associated Press. WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — The first lady, Melania ...
Melania Trump addresses bullying in surprise trip to Michigan CNN
Melania Trump's statement against bullying, annotated with President Trump's tweets Washington Post
The White House's 'Week Of Inclusion' Can't Undo All These Exclusionary Trump Policies HuffPost
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Five weeks after Maria most of Puerto Rico remains an island in the dark - USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Five weeks after Maria most of Puerto Rico remains an island in the dark
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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — They're still in the dark. Lady Lee Andrew doesn't know how much longer she can keep her Poet's Passage souvenir shop afloat without electricity — or tourists. Sonia Rodriguez relies on a generator to power the elevator in her ...
Small Montana firm lands Puerto Rico's biggest contract to get the power back on Washington Post
Good news, earthlings! Puerto Rico telescope still guarding the galaxy despite Maria Miami Herald
In Puerto Rico, Surgery by Flashlight Is Just the Beginning Slate Magazine
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DHS says British financier Browder cleared for US travel - Washington Post


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DHS says British financier Browder cleared for US travel
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — The Homeland Security Department said Monday wealthy financier William Browder, a British citizen who lobbied for a law targeting Russian officials over human rights, was cleared for travel to the United States on Oct. 18, four days ...
US Reverses Decision to Bar a Prominent Kremlin Critic New York Times
Lawmakers want immediate review of travel restriction on Putin critic The Hill
State Department Reportedly Revokes Visa Of Magnitsky Act Campaigner NPR
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The Air Force hasn't used nuclear 'alert pads' since the Cold War. Now they're being upgraded. - Washington Post


Washington Post

The Air Force hasn't used nuclear 'alert pads' since the Cold War. Now they're being upgraded.
Washington Post
The U.S. military is building new flightline facilities that will enable the Air Force to position pilots and aircrews directly alongside its nuclear-capable B-52 bombers, but officials deny the move is part of any plan to put the warplanes on ...
The Air Force and US Strategic Command say they aren't planning to put nuclear bombers on 24-hour alert Business Insider
General: Air Force Hasn't Put B-52 Bombers on 24-Hour Alert -- Yet Military.com
US Air Force: Nuclear-armed B-52s are not going on high alert New York Post
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As Tillerson heads to Pakistan, Islamabad wary of deepening US-India ties - Reuters


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As Tillerson heads to Pakistan, Islamabad wary of deepening US-India ties
Reuters
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - As U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson heads to Pakistan on Tuesday to pressure Islamabad to act over militants targeting Afghanistan from its soil, anxious Pakistanis may be equally interested in dissuading Washington's ...
Secretary of State Tillerson makes unannounced visits to Afghanistan, Iraq Washington Post
Tillerson Makes Unannounced Visits to Afghanistan and Iraq Bloomberg
Getting tough on the Taliban: Trump admin said to be urging closure of the militant group's Qatar office Fox News
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