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Turkey says Syrian-Turkish border completely secured from IS group

The incursion from Kilis - which has been repeatedly targeted by Islamic State rockets from inside Syria over the past year - coincided with a push elsewhere in the region by the Turkish-backed Syrian rebels, who seized several villages further east from the Sunni hardliners.


Int'l community voices strong condemnation of DPRK nuclear test

Int'l community voices strong condemnation of DPRK nuclear test

After a closed-door meeting on the matter, the United Nations Security Council on Friday issued a press statement, saying "a clear threat to global peace and security continues to exist" with the DPRK's latest test. The statement said China's stance has always been to achieve denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula, prevent nuclear proliferation and maintain peace and stability in Northeast Asia.



On Russia-backed TV network, Trump doubts Russian influence

Mr. Trump did not directly respond to her critique Thursday. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told a Russia-funded television network Thursday that "it's probably unlikely" that Russian Federation is trying to influence the US election.


Duterte: Indonesia can chase pirates into Philippine waters

Duterte: Indonesia can chase pirates into Philippine waters

Obama while vowing to push back against any criticism of his antidrug campaign, was misinterpreted and not directed at the USA president. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday said he would allow Indonesian maritime authorities in pursuit of pirates to enter his country's waters to capture them.



Philippines' Duterte tells Obama he never cursed him

Obama said his administration was still working diligently to shrink the prisoner population. In a statement, the Department of Foreign Affairs described Duterte's speech during the East Asia Summit as "passionate". Obama brushed off angry comments from Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, saying the bombastic leader has mouthed off before. He shook hands with Duterte the previous evening but "it was not a long interaction".


Duncan mom & daughter arrested for incestuous marriage

Duncan mom & daughter arrested for incestuous marriage

They were adopted by their grandmother. Mother and daughter appeared in Stephens County district court on Wednesday and the are both being held on $10,000 bail. "For you to want to put your own daughter through this, what kind of person are you?" Why don't you let that sit on you as a mum? The worker was conducting a child welfare investigation.