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Kremlin says 'too early' to say if can work with Ukraine's new president Zelensky
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Ukraine took a leap into the unknown on Monday as comedian Volodymyr was elected president on promises of change but just a vague blueprint of what he might do as leader
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Iran and Pakistan have agreed to set up a joint border "reaction force" following a number of deadly attacks by militant groups on their frontier, Iranian President Hassan announce after talks with visiting Pakistani PM Imran Khan
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The EU's top officials congratulate comedian Volodymyr on his landslide victory in Ukraine's presidential election, saying the vote proved the troubled country's "strong attachment to democracy"
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Five people were killed when at least two buildings collapsed as a strong earthquake rocked the northern Philippines, a local official says
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πŸ‡¦πŸ‡« Afghan women go online to set for peace πŸ“·
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Two dead in collapsed building in Philippines quake: provincial governor
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Blast as police try to defuse new bomb found near Colombo church: Sri Lanka police
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A powerful earthquake rocked the Philippines on Monday, sending thousands of people fleeing high-rises in the capital Manila as buildings shook
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VIDEO: πŸ‡§πŸ‡© The father of Bangladeshi schoolgirl Nusrat Jahan Rafi says he wants people to 'recognise her bravery', after the teenager -- who accused a head teacher of sexually harassing her -- was burned to death
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Ugandan police detain opposition MP Bobi Wine: sources
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The Sri Lankan government says it believes a local Islamist extremist group was behind deadly suicide bomb blasts on Easter Sunday that killed nearly 300 people as it announced a national state of emergency beginning at midnight.
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87 bomb detonators found at Colombo bus station: Sri Lanka police
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VIDEO: πŸ‡²πŸ‡¬ Vohibola forest in eastern is suffering widespread deforestation, but one hotel owner has been funding local task forces to try to protect the forest and its wildlife, notably
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'Boston is a lot angrier than it was': This UK market town was the epicentre of the pro-Brexit vote. Now, locals are fuming at the withdrawal's delay and still struggling to accept a thriving new east European population, 's Robin Millard reports
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πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Ύ VIDEO: Horse riders compete in a 'jineteada', a rodeo-like sport in the gaucho culture of Uruguay, as animal rights activists demonstrate outside the venue after two horses died during the competition
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Paris Saint-Germain win sixth title in seven seasons + Neymar returns from long-term injury for the 3-1 win over Monaco + Players had Notre-Dame on shirts instead of names for stricken cathedral Pics , Anne-Christine POUJOULAT
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Sri Lanka government declares state of emergency from midnight Monday
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Sudan's army rulers have demanded protesters remove blockades on roads leading to the military headquarters in the capital where thousands of demonstrators have camped for days calling on them to step down.
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Strong quake shakes buildings in Manila: AFP
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