June 18, 2020
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University of Oxford college recommends removal of controversial statue amid protests

Alexander Jung/iStockBy MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (LONDON) — A college at the prestigious University of Oxford is calling for the removal of a controversial statue on […]
June 17, 2020
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US sanctions Assad, his wife, others in bid to shut down foreign investment for Syrian regime

iStock/the_guitar_mann(WASHINGTON) — BY: CONOR FINNEGAN and JACK ARNHOLZ The Trump administration announced new sanctions against the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad Wednesday, beginning the implementation […]
June 17, 2020
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South Korea says it will no longer tolerate irrational remarks by the North

Veronaa/iStockBy JOOHEE CHO and HAKYUNG KATE LEE, ABC News (SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korea hit back hard at North Korea with harsh criticism on Wednesday […]
June 17, 2020
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Editors abandon top Russian newspaper, accusing boss of pro-Kremlin censorship

artisteer/iStockBy PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (MOSCOW) — Most senior editorial staff members at one of Russia’s leading independent newspapers have resigned in protest at the appointment […]