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Afghan president visit Saudi Arabia

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai is making his first overseas trip since taking office, fulfilling an election promise to undertake religious pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia.

From: news.yahoo.com

Outgoing president's party leads Uruguay contest

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MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — The political party of outgoing President Jose Mujica, who gained international notice for social reforms such as legalization of marijuana and gay marriage, leads going into Sunday's election to replace him but victory is far from assured.

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Outgoing president's party leads Uruguay contest

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MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — The political party of outgoing President Jose Mujica, who gained international notice for social reforms such as legalization of marijuana and gay marriage, leads going into Sunday's election to replace him but victory is far from assured.

From: news.yahoo.com

Kurds reject Erdogan report of deal with Syrian rebels to aid besieged Kobani

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By Humeyra Pamuk and Sylvia Westall ISTANBUL/BEIRUT (Reuters) - A senior Syrian Kurdish official on Friday rejected a report from Turkey's president that Syrian Kurds had agreed to let Free Syrian Army fighters enter the border town of Kobani to help them push back besieging Islamic State insurgents. The Free Syrian Army is a term used to describe dozens of armed groups fighting to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad but with little or no central command. They have been widely outgunned by Islamist insurgents such as Islamic State. ...

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China's top graft-buster says fight will never end

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BEIJING (Reuters) - China's fight against deeply engrained corruption will never end, the country's top official in charge of tackling graft said ahead of a key meeting to root out corruption in the world's second-largest economy. Since President Xi Jinping launched his high-profile campaign against corruption upon assuming office last year a series of senior official have been felled, including powerful former domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang. ...

From: news.yahoo.com

Ted Bishop Removed as PGA of America President

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PGA of America President Ted Bishop was removed from office Friday, a day after calling Ian Poulter a 'lil girl' on social media in defense of former Ryder Cup Captains Nick Faldo and Tom Watson.

From: www.golf.com

Attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 33 security personnel

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By Yusri Mohamed ISMAILIA (Reuters) - Two attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula killed 33 security personnel on Friday, security sources said, in some of the worst anti-state violence since Islamist President Mohamed Mursi was overthrown last year. The violence prompted Egypt to declare a three-month state of emergency in parts of North Sinai, where the violence took place, the state news agency reported. ...

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The Season of Panic

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What the Ebola Czar will do is help the President coordinate messaging and even information flow, but let’s hope it doesn’t interfere with all the work that the government has done in the last 15 years.

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Egypt declares state of emergency in Sinai

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President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi issues order after 27 soldiers were killed in gun and bomb attack in the country's north.

From: www.aljazeera.com

Brazilians Set to Choose New President

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Jonathan Evans Brazilians will choose a president Sunday. Two candidates will be on the ballot -- President Dilma Rousseff and Senator Aecio Neves. Rousseff won the most votes in the first round of voting earlier this month, but she did not win a majority of votes, so a runoff election is required. Rousseff received almost 42 percent of the 112 million votes cast on Oct. 5. She received a majority of votes in 15 of Brazil’s 27 states. Neves got nearly 34 percent of the votes. He won in 12 states, including Sao Paulo, which has more people than any other state. Experts say Rousseff was...

From: article.wn.com


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