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Australia appoints military leader as next governor general
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 19:36:27 -0500
Australia has named a distinguished military leader as its next governor general, who represents Britain's Queen Elizabeth, the country’s head of state, ahead of an election in May.
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China's Xi to address key reform anniversary on Tuesday: Xinhua
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 21:19:50 -0500
President Xi Jinping will make a major speech on Tuesday to mark the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening up, state news agency Xinhua reported.
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Coal mine accident in southwestern China kills seven: Xinhua
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:26:37 -0500
A coal mine accident in China's southwestern city of Chongqing killed seven workers and injured three, state-owned Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday.
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U.S.-led coalition destroys Syrian mosque used as ISIS command center
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 15:09:49 -0500
The U.S.-led coalition in Syria destroyed on Saturday a mosque in the town of Hajin which had been used as an Islamic State command and control center, the U.S. military said.
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'Nobody will kneel': Tigrayans defiant as Ethiopian leader cracks down
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 02:13:03 -0500
In the birthplace of the armed struggle that propelled Ethiopia's ruling coalition to power 27 years ago, there is growing anger as the country's new prime minister stages a crackdown on the region's once-powerful leaders.
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