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Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and his wife Emine Erdogan greet supporters at the AKP headquarters in Ankara, Turkey June 25, 2018. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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After re-election, Erdogan likely to tighten grip on Turkey

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The elections were the first after a constitutional referendum in 2017 that bestows massive powers on the President The Dawn News / June 24, 2018 Recep Tayyip Erdogan won a second consecutive term in Turkey’s presidential elections on Sunday, extending his 15-year rule over the country. The victory gives him […]

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Kashmir: 30 Years Worth of Violations in a 49 Page Report
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Kashmir: 30 Years Worth of Violations in a 49 Page Report

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Despite dismissal by the Indian officials for ‘bias’, the UN report on Kashmir is the most damning document against India, Pakistan and the armed groups operating in the region in the last 30 years. by Vivan Eyben/ Source: Newsclick/ The Dawn News/ June 22, 2018 The report on Kashmir by […]

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South Korean Trade Unionist Lee Young Joo Released From Prison

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Lee, along with Han Sang-gyun were important figures in mobilising the working class against the repressive labour laws and corruption in 2015. The Dawn News/ June 22, 2018  Lee Young Joo, one of the leaders of the 2015 mass movement against repressive labour reforms and corruption in the government of […]

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Two Palestinian protesters killed near Israel-Gaza border
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Two Palestinian protesters killed near Israel-Gaza border

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13-year-old Zakariya Hussein Beshbash succumbed to his wounds on Monday, after being shot in the abdomen while participating in the Friday protests east of al-Bureij refugee camp. The Dawn News / June 20, 2018 A man was killed and several others injured at the Gaza-Israel border when a group of Palestinians […]

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West-backed Saudi Coalition Bombing Threatens to Choke Yemen
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West-backed Saudi Coalition Bombing Threatens to Choke Yemen

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A French newspaper report claimed that French special forces are fighting alongside UAE troops against Houthi rebels in the latest offensive.   by The Dawn News/ June 18, 2018 With more than 70 per cent of the humanitarian assistance flowing into Yemen from the port of Hodeidah, the raging fighting […]

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Shujaat Bhukari – a Brave Reporter, a Real Journalist
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Shujaat Bhukari – a Brave Reporter, a Real Journalist

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Two weeks before he was murdered, Shujaat went on twitter to document the terrible death of Kaiser Bhat, age 21, who had been run over by an Indian paramilitary jeep. by Vijay Prasad/ Source: Indian Cultural Forum/ The Dawn News/ June 15, 2018 Being a journalist is a dangerous business. […]

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