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FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 10, 2018 file photo, Britain's Prince Andrew, Duke of York attends the opening ceremony of the conference entitled Epitomernok 200 (Architect 200) at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA) headquarters in Budapest, Hungary. Prince Andrew's effort to put the Jeffrey Epstein scandal behind him may have instead done him irreparable harm. While aides are trying to put the best face on his widely criticized interview with the BBC, royal watchers are asking whether he can survive the public relations disaster and remain a working member of the royal family. (Tamas Kovacs/MTI via AP, file)
Prince Andrew to step back from public dutiesBritain's Prince Andrew says he is stepping back from public duties with queen's permission
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U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland returns from a break as he testifies before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019, during a public impeachment hearing of President Donald Trump's efforts to tie U.S. aid for Ukraine to investigations of his political opponents. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Pence aide denies discussion of link in Ukraine aid holdupA top aide to Vice President Mike Pence says a conversation described by EU Ambassador Gordon Sondland about a link between military aid for Ukraine and investigations ‘never happened’
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Colombia ambassador criticizes State Department in recordingColombia’s ambassador in Washington is taking heat after a recording surfaced in which he criticizes the U.S. State Department as a feckless institution subjugated to the White House
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Croatia's prime minister Andrej Plenkovic speaks during the European Peoples Party (EPP) congress in Zagreb, Croatia, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Key European party’s next leader blasts autocrats in groupThe future president of the largest party in the European Parliament has launched a scathing attack against autocratic and populist leaders within the group’s ranks
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The internet outage and communication disruption made it difficult for Iranians to speak to the outside world. ;
Iran blames deadly unrest on outsiders, including USIran hard-liners bury a Revolutionary Guard member killed in gas price protests, blaming the unrest on foreigners, including the US
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FILE - In a Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019 file photo, former President Barack Obama speaks during the Obama Foundation Summit at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. Former President Barack Obama says addressing global economic inequality is key to fighting climate change. Obama spoke  Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019 at the sustainable building conference Greenbuild in Atlanta.(Ashlee Rezin Garcia/Chicago Sun-Times via AP, File)
Obama talks climate change, inequality at green conferenceFormer president Barack Obama says addressing global economic inequality is key to fighting climate change
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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, second left, arrives to a NATO Foreign Ministers meeting at the NATO headquarters in Brussels, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco, Pool)
A glance at NATO’s aims for Dec. summit, as tensions simmerNATO foreign ministers are making final preparations for an imminent summit of the military alliance’s leaders to focus on defense budgets, ties with China and NATO’s security role in space
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French probe into pregnant women killed by dogs in a forestFrench investigators are seeking to determine which dogs bit and killed a pregnant woman in a forest during a hunt with hounds last weekend
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Eyeing terror threat, Swiss mull limits on sale of chemicalsSwitzerland’s executive branch wants to make it harder for the public to obtain “explosives precursors” like fertilizer, pool-cleaning products or solvents that could be used in attacks by violent extremists
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Myanmar: Suu Kyi to lead team to fight genocide accusationMyanmar’s government says its leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, will head a legal team it will send to the International Court of Justice to contest a case of genocide filed against it by Gambia on behalf of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation
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Gloria Quispe mourns next to the body of her brother Antonio, killed during clashes between security forces and supporters of former President Evo Morales, at the San Francisco de Asis church in El Alto, outskirts of La Paz, Bolivia, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019. Police and soldiers on Tuesday escorted gasoline tankers from a major fuel plant that had been blockaded for five days by Morales' backers and at least three people were reported killed while the operation was underway. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Death toll in violence at Bolivian fuel plant rises to 6The death toll from an operation by Bolivian security forces to clear the blockade of a fuel plant by anti-government protesters has risen to six
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In this Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019 photo, a masked man distributes copies of “Tuk Tuk” newspapers, in Tahrir Square, Baghdad, Iraq.  A small group of Iraqi volunteers is working in secrecy to produce the newspaper that aims to be the voice of the largest grassroots protest movement in the country’s modern history. Its editors say the newspaper is vital amid shutdowns of the internet, filling a void left by mainstream Iraqi journalists who either back the government or fear retaliation. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)
“Tuk Tuk” a newspaper for the Iraqi protest movementA small group of Iraqi volunteers is working in secrecy to produce “Tuk Tuk,” a newspaper that aims to be the voice of the largest grassroots protest movement in the country’s modern history
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