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The leaders are expected to discuss resuming long-stalled Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. Before dinner at Netanyahu's residence on Monday, Trump avoided delving into details. A banner hung in the city said "the city of peace welcomes the man of peace", along with photos of Abbas and Trump. "Throughout my lifetime, I've always heard the toughest deal to make is the deal between Israelis and Palestinians", Trump said during a May 3 press conference at the White House alongside Abbas.
  • Renowned Mexican drug trade reporter gunned down

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    The CPJ awarded Valdez its International Press Freedom Award in 2011 for his prolific coverage of drug trafficking and organised crime. From an interview with DuncanTucker https://t.co/Q3hqU4VIO1 ... Valdez was also a correspondent for the national newspaper La Jornada , which reported that he was pulled from his vehicle and shot multiple times. Another 50 have been killed during the same time period for reasons not yet confirmed.
  • China's Xi appeals to foreign leaders for freer trade

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    Speaking at the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing celebrating President Xi Jinping's "Belt and Road initiative", Hammond heaped praise on his hosts and said Britain was a "natural partner" for Beijing as it pushed ahead with a massive infrastructure campaign some call the most ambitious in history.
  • Tillerson Rules Out A Clinton-Style 'Reset' With Russia

    Tillerson Rules Out A Clinton-Style 'Reset' With Russia

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    I understand what his objectives are. In the wake of Comey's firing, opposition Democratic lawmakers and some Republicans have called for a special prosecutor to be appointed to lead the investigation into Russia's meddling in last year's USA presidential election.
  • Conservative drops out of Iran election to back hard-liner

    Conservative drops out of Iran election to back hard-liner

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    The coalition between the two conservative nominees will benefit the country's economy in a post-election era, if Raeisi manages to assume power through the election. Supporters of the PMOI have also taken their movement to the streets, hanging banners reading "No to sham elections" or pictures of the President of the Iranian Resistance, Maryam Rajavi, in major cities across the country.
  • UN forces retake strategic areas of C. African Republic city

    UN forces retake strategic areas of C. African Republic city

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    It can not yet determine a civilian death toll. "It is too soon to give precise statistics on the number of dead following the violence but it is clear that we are looking at numbers that could easily reach 20 to 30", MINUSCA chief Parfait Onanga-Anyanga told Reuters news agency.
  • Families who hid Snowden want Canada's help

    Families who hid Snowden want Canada's help

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    Two of the Sri Lankan refugees say they are being illegally pursued by police from their own country who travelled to Hong Kong in late 2016. The leaked classified information revealed details of widespread surveillance activities by the U.S.
  • Dangerous Severe Weather Possible Tuesday

    Dangerous Severe Weather Possible Tuesday

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    There is not yet enough energy to send those storms our direction, but by Tuesday night , our storm chances return. A Weather Alert Day is in place for Tuesday as the chances for severe storms will be much higher during the late afternoon and evening hours.
  • Fatah leads local polls in West Bank cities

    Fatah leads local polls in West Bank cities

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    Hanna Nasser, head of elections commission, called on all citizens who have the right to vote to cast their votes in their local elections, which opened at 7:00 A.M. Amjad Mustafa, the manager of a software shop in his thirties, said the vote was "an event not to be missed" after "a long time since we last took part in a democratic event".
  • Woman followed then threatened Congressman David Kustoff

    Woman followed then threatened Congressman David Kustoff

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    A woman found herself behind bars after she followed a congressman from an agricultural meeting, according to Weakley County Sheriff's Department . As Kustoff pulled into a driveway, Wright began to scream and strike the windows on Kustoff's auto and even reached inside the vehicle.
  • North Korea poses 'existential' threat, US intel chief warns

    North Korea poses 'existential' threat, US intel chief warns

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    Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats told a Senate panel Thursday he is looking to "streamline" the nation's intelligence community by way of a broad review that may result in cuts. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense James Mattis and Coats said last month that U.S. President Donald Trump aims to use economic sanctions and diplomatic measures to pressure the DPRK to dismantle its nuclear and missile programs.
  • Hunter captures 16-foot python in Everglades

    Hunter captures 16-foot python in Everglades

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    With the giant catch, there was a much bigger payday, too: $375. Dusty "Wildman" Crum recently captured the biggest snake since the current python eradication project conducted by the South Florida Water Management District, and it was all caught on camera.