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FILE - In this April 28, 2005, file photo, a South Korean coast guard looks at Dokdo islets, known as "Takeshima" in Japanese, through a telescope on the patrol ship Sambong-ho on the East Sea, South Korea. South Korean jets fired warning shots…
Warning shots fired by South Korean fighter jets after Russian plane twice violated South's airspace
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July 23, 2019
FILE - An undated photograph shows the Minerve, a French submarine seen at sea during a military exercise.
Fifty-two sailors were on board the Minerve when it vanished in January 1968
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July 22, 2019
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis acknowledges applause from ministers of his government following a confidence vote on government policies in Athens, Greece, July 22, 2019.
Mitsotakis's New Democracy party won a landslide election on pledges to cut taxes and expand an economy which shrank by a quarter during the debt crisis
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By Reuters
July 22, 2019
Firefighters drive through smoke from a forest fire in Chaveira, Portugal, July 22, 2019.
So far, 39 people had been injured, including one who was in serious condition
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By Reuters
July 22, 2019
A boat of Iranian Revolutionary Guard sails next to Stena Impero, a British-flagged vessel owned by Stena Bulk, at Bandar Abbas port, July 21, 2019.
Britain needs help to protect British-flagged tankers in Strait of Hormuz, as country is short of gunboats after years of military cuts
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July 22, 2019
FILE PHOTO: German ambassador to Venezuela Daniel Martin Kriener delivers a news conference next to Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido and accredited diplomatic representatives of the European Union in Caracas.
The German government says Daniel Kriener has returned to Caracas, 4½ months after Venezuelan authorities ordered him to leave
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July 22, 2019
FILE - Iranian-British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is seen in an undated photograph handed out by her family.
A British-Iranian mother jailed in Tehran since 2016 has been returned to prison after being held in the mental ward of a public hospital for nearly a week, her husband said Monday
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By AFP
July 22, 2019