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Trump says will ‘strongly consider’ testifying in impeachment probe

President Donald Trump said Monday he is “strongly” considering accepting a challenge from opposition Democrats to testify in his own impeachment investigation. After the speaker of the lower house, Nancy Pelosi, upped the ante by suggesting that Trump come forward to tell the “truth,” the Republican president said he was keen. Pelosi suggested “that I Read more

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Bolivia’s Morales resigns after losing backing of security forces

Bolivian President Evo Morales has resigned after three weeks of sometimes violent protests over his disputed re-election, as his allies denounced an alleged coup. “I resign my post as president,” the leftist Morales said Sunday in a televised address, capping a day of fast-moving events in which many ministers and senior officials quit as support Read more

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Brexit, worst mistake by Britain – ex-EU Parliament President

Dr Hans-Gert Pottering, Former President of the European Union Parliament, on Tuesday in Abuja, said that leaving the European Union was one of the worst decisions made by Britain. Pottering made this known during a seminar organised by the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS), a German Foundation, with the theme: “The roles of Parliaments in Supranational Read more

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Facebook: Africa targeted by Russian-led disinformation campaign

Facebook said Wednesday it had taken down accounts linked to a Russian ally of President Vladimir Putin seeking to spread disinformation on the social network in eight African countries. The influence operations hiding behind fake identities were traced back to Yevgeny Prigozhin, who has been indicted in the United States in connection with a campaign Read more

newsheadline247.com/President Trump confirms US forces killed Al-Baghdadi, says “he died like a coward”
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President Trump confirms US forces killed Al-Baghdadi, says “he died like a coward”

President Donald Trump on Sunday confirmed a United States special forces-led operation targeted and killed Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi in northern Syria overnight. The president announced this in a televised address from the White House on Sunday. The news comes as President Trump was ordering a withdrawal of American troops from the region. “Last night, the United Read more