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Third Salisbury attack suspect believed to have been identified by police

A third Russian accomplice alleged to have helped plan the Salisbury nerve agent attack is reported to have been identified by police. The man, from Russia’s military intelligence service the GRU, is understood to have visited Salisbury ahead of the poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, according to The Daily Telegraph. The paper said the suspect was likely ...

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Third Salisbury attack suspect believed to have been identified by police

A third Russian accomplice alleged to have helped plan the Salisbury nerve agent attack is reported to have been identified by police. The man, from Russia’s military intelligence service the GRU, is understood to have visited Salisbury ahead of the poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, according to The Daily Telegraph. The paper said the suspect was likely ...

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Macedonia or North Macedonia? State readies for crucial vote

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) – Macedonians are weighing matters of national identity and national interest as they prepare to decide what their homeland will be called. Sunday’s referendum asks voters if they support changing the Balkan nation’s name from Macedonia to North Macedonia. Greece has agreed to drop longstanding objections to neighboring Macedonia’s bids to…

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Man who served in US Army Reserves accused of being agent for China

WASHINGTON: A Chinese citizen was arrested in Chicago on Tuesday on charges that he covertly worked for a high-ranking Chinese intelligence official to help try to recruit engineers and scientists, including some who worked as US defense contractors, the Justice Department said. Ji Chaoqun, 27, first came to the United States in 2013 to study electrical…

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Trump to meet with Netanyahu, chair Security Council meeting

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump poured scorn on the “ideology of globalism” and heaped praise on his own administration’s achievements in a speech to the U.N. General Assembly that drew headshakes and even mocking laughter from his audience of fellow world leaders. “The U.S. will not tell you how to live and work or worship,” Trump said as ...

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French man fined for sexually harassing woman on bus

A French court has fined a man for insulting a woman during an assault on a bus, the first conviction under a new law that punishes sexual harassment in public spaces. The prosecutor’s office in the south Paris suburb of Evry said the incident occurred last Wednesday when the 30-year-old man, visibly drunk,…

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