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Kurdish forces withdraw from border town as Turkey-backed fighters advance
Kurdish-backed fighters for the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have withdrawn from the border town of Ras al Ain following a Turkish offensive in northern Syria to establish a "safe zone".
Barcelona mayor's plea for calm as violence continues for sixth night
Violence has erupted on the streets of Barcelona for the sixth consecutive night, after the city's mayor pleaded for calm over the protests.
Mothers of UK backpacker killers beg Thai king for sons' lives
The mothers of two men on death row in Thailand for the murders of two British backpackers have begged the country’s king to spare their sons.
Trump abandons plans to hold G7 summit at his golf resort as 'it looks lousy'
Donald Trump has abruptly abandoned plans to hold the next G7 meeting at his Doral golf resort in Florida.
Imran Khan 'shocked' by how Diana's death affected Pakistan
Pakistan's prime minister Imran Khan says he was "shocked" and "amazed" by the effect Princess Diana's death had on people in his country.
Three die in supermarket fire as Chile hit by violent protests
Violent protests have been taking place around the world this weekend, including in Lebanon, Chile, Azerbaijan and Hong Kong.
After 10,000 miles and 19 hours, world's longest flight lands in Sydney
The world's longest flight has successfully been tested - with 50 passengers and crew travelling non-stop for nearly 20 hours from New York to Sydney.
Turkish President Erdogan vows to 'crush the heads' of Kurds in Syria
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to "crush the heads" of Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria if they do not withdraw from the region before the end of a fragile ceasefire.
Turkey's president: 'I am very confident we do not have chemical weapons'
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has flatly denied claims that his forces are committing war crimes during the military operation in norther Syria.
At least 15 dead after Siberian gold mine dam collapse due to flooding
At least 15 people have been killed after a dam at a Siberian gold mine collapsed and water flooded two dormitories where workers were sleeping.