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Saudi Arabia deployed Twitter army against critics: NY Times

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 3:58pm
Saudi Arabia deployed an online army to harass dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi and other critics of the kingdom on Twitter, the New York Times reported on Saturday.
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Germany calls into question arms sales to Saudi over Khashoggi death

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 3:45pm
Germany should not approve arms sales to Saudi Arabia until investigations into the circumstances of journalist Jamal Khashoggi's death have been completed, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Saturday.
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Facebook's WhatsApp flooded with fake news in Brazil election

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 3:32pm
Facebook Inc's popular messaging service WhatsApp has become a political battleground in Brazil's most polarized election in decades, raising concerns that it is distorting debate beyond the public eye.
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Guatemala says some 2,000 migrants have returned to Honduras

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 2:33pm
Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales said on Saturday some 2,000 members of a largely Honduran migrant caravan have returned home to Honduras, a day after thousands of people in the procession were held up at a Guatemalan border crossing with Mexico.
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Florida city official charged in store shooting caught on video

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 2:25pm
A Florida city commissioner has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder for shooting a man he suspected of trying to shoplift a hatchet from his military surplus store, officials said on Saturday.
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France's Le Drian condemns Khashoggi's killing, calls for in-depth investigation

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 2:22pm
France condemns the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul and wants an in-depth investigation of the case, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Saturday.
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Long queues as Afghan voters defy election day attacks, delays

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 2:00pm
Afghans braved chaotic delays outside polling stations and the threat of militant attacks to vote in parliamentary elections on Saturday that were seen as a major test of the Western-backed government's credibility.
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Saudi courts will look at Khashoggi case: justice minister

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 1:26pm
The case of journalist Jamal Khashoggi took place on Saudi sovereign territory and it will be looked at by Saudi courts when all procedures are complete, Saudi Arabia's justice minister said in a statement issued by state news agency SPA on Saturday.
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U.S.-bound migrant caravan stuck on Guatemalan border with Mexico

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 12:58pm
Hundreds of Central Americans in a U.S.-bound migrant caravan were stuck on Guatemala's border with Mexico on Saturday as efforts began, under pressure from Washington, to send some home and stop their journey northward.
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Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi died in consulate, Merkel says explanation 'inadequate'

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 12:58pm
Saudi Arabia said on Saturday that dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a fight inside its Istanbul consulate, its first admission of his death after two weeks of denials that have shaken Western relations with the kingdom.
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Germany's Merkel condemns Khashoggi's killing, demands Saudis explain

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 11:58am
German Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul and said explanations so far given of the circumstances of his death were inadequate.
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Hundreds of thousands take to streets in London demanding second Brexit vote

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 11:43am
Hundreds of thousands of supporters of the European Union marched through London on Saturday in the biggest demonstration so far to demand that the British government holds a public vote on the terms of Brexit.
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Thousands take to streets in London demanding second Brexit vote

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 10:57am
Tens of thousands of supporters of the European Union began marching through London on Saturday as part of what organizers say will be the largest ever demonstration to demand that the British government holds a public vote on the terms of Brexit.
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Afghan voters brave attacks, delays on election day

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 10:56am
A suicide bomber blew himself up in the Afghan capital on Saturday, killing at least 15 people as voting concluded in parliamentary elections overshadowed by the threat of violence and long delays at polling stations.
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As cabinet row rumbles, Greek PM hails Macedonia name change

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 10:38am
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Saturday welcomed the approval by Macedonia's parliament of a proposed change to the country's name as a decisive step toward ending decades of discord between the two neighbours.
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Spain 'dismayed' by Saudi reports on Khashoggi case

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 10:05am
Spain's government said on Saturday it was "dismayed" by information from Riyadh about the death of dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi died in consulate, Western reaction cautious

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 9:46am
Saudi Arabia said on Saturday that dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a fight inside its Istanbul consulate, its first admission of his death after two weeks of denials that have shaken Western relations with the powerful kingdom.
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Yemen praises Saudi decisions on journalist's death: Yemeni news agency

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 9:46am
Yemen on Saturday praised decisions made by the Saudi king in relation to the death of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to the Saudi-backed government's state news agency.
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Suicide attack kills 15 people in Afghan capital on election day

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 9:42am
A suicide bomber blew himself up in the Afghan capital on Saturday, killing at least 15 people as voting concluded in parliamentary elections that were overshadowed by the threat of attacks and serious organizational problems.
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Amnesty urges U.N. investigation, independent autopsy in Khashoggi death

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 8:43am
Amnesty International said on Saturday that Saudi Arabia's explanation of journalist Jamal Khashoggi's death in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul appeared to be a whitewash of "an appalling assassination".
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