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Fed up with EU, Erdogan says Turkey could join Shanghai bloc

A number of public institutions and media outlets have also been shut down over alleged links to a failed coup in July, according to an official decree. Some critics think Erdogan's government has used the coup as an excuse to crush Gulen's followers, while others - including academic Soli Ozel, quoted during the 60 Minutes segment - say it is more like Erdogan is using the Gulenist conspiracy as a pretext for crushing everyone else he finds inconvenient to his authoritarian goals.



Trump changes his tune on climate change, jailing Clinton

I don't believe Donald Trump has that'. The visitors have included Mitt Romney, the 2012 GOP presidential candidate who called Trump unfit for office. Clinton's use of the private email server based in her NY home played a central role in the campaign, with surveys showing that many voters doubted Clinton's explanations about the tens of thousands of emails she sent or received while she was the country's top diplomat and questioned her trustworthiness and honesty.



Kremlin says Putin has 'good relations' with French candidate Fillon

The two men met at the start of the summit meeting in Lima, Peru's capital. Putin made the invitation during their bilateral meeting in Lima, Peru on Saturday, November 20 (early Sunday morning, Manila time), according to National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr.


Obama to meet Australia, Canada leaders

Obama to meet Australia, Canada leaders

Back in September, Putin and Obama held what the US President described as a " candid, blunt and businesslike " 90-minute meeting at the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China, which focused primarily on finding a resolution to the Syrian crisis, on which they hold widely divergent views.


Duterte to declare fishing ban in Chinese-controlled lagoon

Duterte to declare fishing ban in Chinese-controlled lagoon

President Rodrigo R. Duterte said on Monday he missed the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders' photo shoot and gala dinner in Lima, Peru because of jet lag. In the last months, President Duterte promised to deduce military cooperation, and in exchange, to widen links on security with Russian Federation and China.


Louis Police Officer Wounded in 'Ambush' Style Attack

Louis Police Officer Wounded in 'Ambush' Style Attack

Police Chief Sam Dotson says the 46-year-old officer has been with the force for about 20 years and is a married father of three. He encountered an unmarked police cruiser and fired a shot into the windshield of the vehicle. Per department policy, the sergeant who fired gunshots at the suspect has been placed on administrative leave. The suspect's name has not been released.