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Iranian hard-liner could also be greatest path to restoring Nuclear Deal

Written by David E. Sanger and Farnaz Fassihi Iran’s announcement Saturday that an ultraconservative former head of the judiciary, Ebrahim Raisi, has been elected president now touches off an unpredictable diplomatic drama: The ascension of a hard-line authorities in Iran may very well current the Biden administration with a quick alternative to revive the 2015 nuclear take care of the …

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Official: Crash, “possible” on account of storm, kills 10 in Alabama

Tropical Depression Claudette claimed 12 lives in Alabama because the storm swept throughout the southeastern US, inflicting flash flooding and spurring tornadoes that destroyed dozens of properties. Ten individuals, together with 9 youngsters, had been killed Saturday in a 15-vehicle crash about 35 miles (55 kilometers) south of Montgomery on Interstate 65, based on Butler County Coroner Wayne Garlock. He …

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Israel warns of ‘brutal hangmen’ regime as Iran elects Raisi

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett on Sunday stated the election of Ebrahim Raisi as Iranian president heralded the delivery of a “regime of brutal hangmen” who couldn’t be trusted on the nuclear deal. Raisi, a 60-year-old arch-conservative cleric, takes over at a essential time, as Iran seeks to salvage its tattered nuclear take care of main world powers. What did …

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White House says feedback by North Korea’s Kim are ‘attention-grabbing sign’

The United States mentioned on Sunday it noticed as an “attention-grabbing sign” North Korean chief Kim Jong Un’s feedback that he’s prepared for “dialogue and confrontation,” however added that Washington was nonetheless ready for direct communication from Pyongyang to begin any talks regarding denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. In his first direct feedback on U.S. President Joe Biden’s administration, Kim …

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Gunmen kill 15 in Mexico-US border city

Gunmen in sports activities utility autos shot some 14 folks in several elements of the Mexican border metropolis of Reynosa, based on reviews on Sunday. Another individual was reported to have been killed in an assault on police close to a border bridge. Criminal exercise within the metropolis — which lies throughout the border from McAllen, Texas — has lengthy …

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Armenia holds snap election triggered by battle defeat

Armenians started casting their ballots on Sunday in a parliamentary election, as performing Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan fights for an additional time period in workplace towards former President Robert Kocharyan. The elections come after Armenia misplaced a six-week battle towards Azerbaijan over the Nagorno-Karabakh area final fall. The disputed territory lies inside Azerbaijan however had been underneath the management of …

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Benjamin Netanyahu to depart prime minister’s residence by July 10

Israeli opposition chief Benjamin Netanyahu and his household will go away the nation’s official prime minister’s residence no later than July 10, Netanyahu and Israel’s new prime minister mentioned. Netanyahu was unseated as prime minister earlier this month. Foreign Minister Yair Lapid and Prime Minister Naftali Bennett succeeded in cobbling collectively a authorities within the aftermath of Israel’s fourth consecutive …

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Video of Montreal Police kneeling on Black teenager spurs outcry

Written by Dan Bilefsky For some Canadians, the 90-second video evoked recollections of George Floyd: A white police officer seems to be kneeling on the neck of a Black teenager who’s face down on the bottom on a Montreal road. The police mentioned on Saturday that they had been investigating what occurred after a video of the encounter drew an …

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Bidens’ older canine, Champ, has died; German Shepherd was 13

President Joe Biden introduced Saturday that Champ, the older of the household’s two canines, had died “peacefully at house.” The German Shepherd was 13. “He was our fixed, cherished companion over the last 13 years and was adored by your entire Biden household,” Biden and first girl Jill Biden stated in a press release posted to the president’s official Twitter …

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WHO declares an finish to the Ebola outbreak in Guinea

Guinea has declared an finish to an Ebola outbreak that emerged in February and killed 12 folks, in line with the World Health Organization. The newest outbreak was the primary to emerge in Guinea since a lethal outbreak from 2014 to 2016 killed greater than 11,300 folks in West Africa. That had originated in the identical area earlier than spreading …

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