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Mujahedin-e Khalq honor guard stand guard during a welcoming ceremony for personalities taking part in the conference "120…
In Wednesday briefing attended by VOA, Albanian police chief identifies three Iranians and one Turk suspected of plotting to attack members of Iranian opposition group MEK in Albania
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Wed, 10/23/2019 - 11:08
Russian and Syrian national flags are pictured near the northern Syrian village of Zor Magar, as seen from the Turkish border town of Karkamis in Gaziantep province, Turkey, Oct. 23, 2019.
The Kremlin told Kurdish fighters to pull back from the entire frontier or else face being 'steamrolled' by Turkish forces
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Wed, 10/23/2019 - 10:40
FILE - Belgium's Marieke Vervoort poses for the photo as she holds her silver medal at a press conference during the Rio Paralympic games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sept. 11, 2016.
Vervoort called herself a 'crazy lady.' That day came Tuesday in her native Belgium, her death confirmed in a statement from the city of Diest
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Wed, 10/23/2019 - 10:22
FILE - A view inside Franco's family tomb in Mingorrubio's cemetery, outskirts of Madrid, April 5, 2019.
After a tortuous judicial and public relations battle, Spain's Socialist government has announced that Gen. Francisco Franco's embalmed body will be relocated from a controversial shrine to a small public cemetery where the former dictator's remains will lie along his deceased wife
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Wed, 10/23/2019 - 09:59
Norway ambulance attack
Domestic security agency says early investigations into the injury of two toddlers in a stroller on an Oslo sidewalk by a man driving a stolen ambulance 'doesn't look like a terrorist incident'
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Wed, 10/23/2019 - 09:19
Journalist Stanislav Aseyev (Vasin) is seen in an undated picture. (Courtesy - vilneslovo.com)
The 30-year-old journalist, who wrote under the pen name Stanislav Vasin, disappeared in Ukraine's Donetsk region on June 2, 2017, and has been held in detention since by the separatists
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Wed, 10/23/2019 - 09:08
FILE - Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy speaks during a news conference in Kyiv, Ukraine, Oct. 1, 2019.
Volodymyr Zelenskiy's ruling party has been shaken by local media reports that several of its members at the Supreme Rada accepted up to $30,000 in bribes each for pushing through an amendment this month
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Wed, 10/23/2019 - 08:17