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U.S. puts new sanctions on Iran over ballistic missile program

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Armenia refuses to grant official status to Russian language

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UN hopes talks on Syria continue in positive manner despite no breakthroughs

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Georges Kepenekian elected Lyon mayor

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5 policemen killed, 6 wounded in attack in Egypt's Sinai

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Five Egyptian policemen were killed and six wounded on Monday by two roadside explosions in the restive Sinai Peninsula, security sources told Reuters.

Turkey extends state of emergency for 3 more months

17.07.2017 20:28 GMT

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The Turkish parliament approved the bill on the extension of the state of emergency for three more months, Anadolu agency reported July 17.

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17.07.2017 16:20 GMT

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Azerbaijan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has drawn up an infographics titled '10 reasons to stop Metsamor nuclear power plant'.

Russia demands from Armenia to declare Russian the official language

17.07.2017 15:09 GMT

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"Fix the Russian language as official, and then the norm of the law will automatically cover the Republic of Armenia."

Armenian defense minister visits Azerbaijan's occupied lands

17.07.2017 12:48 GMT

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Armenia’s minister of defense Vigen Sargsyan has visited the occupied lands of Azerbaijan.

Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dies

17.07.2017 11:24 GMT

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Martin Landau, the Academy-Award winning actor has died.

Bus crash in northern India kills at least 16 Hindu pilgrims

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“Sixteen people are now confirmed dead, 19 with serious injuries and eight others with minor injuries.”

Iran arrests, sentences US spy to 10 years in prison

17.07.2017 09:56 GMT

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