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AP Explains: Venezuela opposition's fight to win over troops

AP Explains: Venezuela opposition's fight to win over troops

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February 19, 2019 at 3:42 pm

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) U.S. President Donald Trump and Venezuela's opposition are pushing the military to let in humanitarian aid in the belief that it could break a month-long standoff over power...

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Pressure builds to get civilians out of last IS-held enclave

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February 19, 2019 at 1:02 pm | AL-OMAR OIL FIELD BASE, Syria (AP) Dozens of trucks arrived Tuesday at the outskirts of a besieged enclave held by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria, signaling renewed efforts to evacuate hu...

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Haitians seek water, food as businesses reopen after protest

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February 19, 2019 at 5:00 am | PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) Businesses and government offices slowly reopened across Haiti on Monday after more than a week of violent demonstrations by hundreds of thousands of protesters demanding...

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Indonesia makes 2032 Olympics bid official

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February 19, 2019 at 7:59 am | JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) Indonesia has officially joined bidding to host the 2032 Olympics following its success staging the Asian Games last year, the deputy chairman of its national Olympic commit...

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Dog shoots man: German court rules owner not fit for license

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February 19, 2019 at 6:52 am | BERLIN (AP) A German court has ruled that a dog owner isn't fit to carry a firearms license after his dog shot him with a rifle. The Munich administrative court on Tuesday dismissed the man's a...

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Honda to shut plant in Brexit-shaken Britain

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February 19, 2019 at 5:25 am | TOKYO (AP) Japanese carmaker Honda plans to close its car factory in western England in 2021, a fresh blow to the British economy as businesses struggle with the uncertainty associated with leaving...

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Memorial speaks to North Korea's ties to summit host Vietnam

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February 19, 2019 at 5:00 am | BAC GIANG, Vietnam (AP) In a rice field in northern Vietnam, 14 headstones are an enduring symbol of the wartime friendship of Vietnam and North Korea. They mark the original burial ground of North...

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Tense standoff spells endgame for IS militants in Syria

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February 18, 2019 at 1:37 pm | BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) The collection of tents was largely silent on a sunny winter Monday afternoon. Few people were visible, but the few out and about were calm: Two men in long robes and pants walk...

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Israeli leaders' Nazi comments derail European summit

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February 18, 2019 at 1:54 pm | JERUSALEM (AP) Poland on Monday withdrew from a European summit in Jerusalem, derailing the meeting and embarrassing its Israeli hosts, to protest claims by Israel's acting foreign minister that Po...

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