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Macron says France is preparing for any Brexit scenario

By The Frontier Post | August 22, 2019

PARIS (AA): French president said Thursday they are preparing for every Brexit scenario, including a divorce without a deal. In a press conference at Elysee Palace with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Emmanuel Macron underscored that no EU country will renegotiate the Brexit agreement. “We are preparing for any scenario, including leave without a deal,”…

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Blockade in Kashmir a ‘collective punishment’, says UN

By The Frontier Post | August 22, 2019

ANKARA (AA): The UN on Thursday described communication blockade in Indian administered Kashmir a form of a “collective punishment” and urged Indian authorities to restore telephone and internet links. In a joint statement issued in Geneva, five UN special rapporteurs asked New Delhi to provide access to the information and end a ban on peaceful…

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Russia-backed Syrian regime forces seize Khan Shaykhun

By The Frontier Post | August 22, 2019

IDLIB, Syria (AA): Syrian regime forces on Thursday took control of Idlib province’s Khan Shaykhun town from opposition fighters. The Bashar al-Assad regime took control of the town with support of Iranian-backed foreign terrorist groups and Russian special forces. Turkey and Russia agreed last September in Sochi to turn Idlib in Syria’s northwestern into a…

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