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Thousands March in Taiwan to Protest Pro-Beijing Media

An enormous demonstration was held in Taipei, Taiwan, on Sunday to oppose Chinese authoritarianism and spotlight Taiwanese media outlets that spread Beijing’s ideology and propaganda.

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Thousands of protesters hold placards with messages "reject red media and safe guard the nation's democracy" during a rally on Ketagalan Boulevard in front of the presidential office building in Taipei on June 23, 2019. - A rally against pro-Beijing Taiwanese media was held, with tens of hundreds of people …

EXCLUSIVA: Autoridades Mexicanas Confirman que USA les Avisó Sobre Presuntos Terroristas de ISIS Que se Dirigen a la Frontera

Las autoridades mexicanas están en alerta máxima con respecto a tres presuntos terroristas vinculados a ISIS que se cree que se están viajando desde Centroamérica a México y potencialmente a la frontera de los Estados Unidos. Se advirtió a las autoridades que los sospechosos podrían intentar ingresar a México dentro de un gran grupo de migrantes o con la ayuda de traficantes de personas.

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Mexico Accuses Nicaraguan Diplomat of Failed Human Smuggling Attempt

A Nicaraguan diplomat is under investigation in Mexico in connection with a failed human smuggling attempt. Immigration authorities turned the consular official over to federal prosecutors, alleging diplomatic immunity does not apply in her case.

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Iran: U.S. ‘Tries Hard’ But ‘Has Not Conducted Successful Cyberattack’

The government of Iran on Monday insisted a reported U.S. cyberattack carried out in retaliation for Iran shooting down an American drone was completely ineffective. “They try hard, but have not carried out a successful attack,” claimed information and technology minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi.

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Netanyahu: We’ll Hear Trump Plan ‘Fairly and With Openness’

TEL AVIV – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday told National Security Adviser John Bolton and US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman that he would hear out the Trump administration’s peace plan “fairly and with openness,” but stressed that Israel would never surrender its security presence in the Jordan valley. 

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Mexican Newspaper Staffer Gunned Down in His Garage

A newspaper employee died in the border state of Tamaulipas days after being critically injured in a shooting near his home. The journalist joins a growing number of Mexican news staffers murdered in 2019.

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Health Workers Accuse Hong Kong Police of Arresting Protesters at Hospitals

Health workers in Hong Kong accused police of spreading “terror” by arresting at least five anti-communist protesters while they received treatment at local hospitals for police-inflicted wounds. Police also allegedly eavesdropped on doctors’ treatments and made arrests without showing a warrant.

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A police officer restrains a man (C) arrested during an anti-parallel trading protest in the Yuen Long district of Hong Kong on March 1, 2015. Scuffles broke out on March 1 between protesters demonstrating against so-called parallel traders, who buy products in Hong Kong and sell them back on the …

Rumors Suggest Trump DMZ Visit as Kim Jong-un Praises ‘Excellent’ Letter

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo teased the possibility of renewed talks with North Korea’s rogue communist regime Sunday after rumors began to swirl of a potential President Donald Trump visit to the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) during his trip to South Korea next week.

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US President Donald Trump (R) and South Korea's President Moon Jae-in attend a welcoming ceremony at the presidential Blue House in Seoul on November 7, 2017. Trump's marathon Asia tour moves to South Korea, another key ally in the struggle with nuclear-armed North Korea, but one with deep reservations about …

GOP Rep. Waltz on Iran: ‘We Should Have Carried Out the Strike’

During Monday’s “New Day” broadcast on CNN, Rep. Michael Waltz (R-FL) said he believed the United States should have had a response for Iran downing a drone in international waters. According to Waltz, Iran will “continue to provocate” and the

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Matteo Salvini: Italy and USA ‘Never Been Closer’

Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini gushed Sunday over his recent visit to the United States, declaring that he found “total harmony” between the current political course of the two nations.

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (R) greets Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini prior to talks at the State Department in Washington, DC, on June 17, 2019. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Australia Begins Importing ISIS Children from Crushed Caliphate

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – Eight Australian offspring of two slain Islamic State group fighters had been removed from Syria in Australia’s first organized repatriation from the conflict zone, Australia’s prime minister said on Monday.

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Palestinians Denounce Trump’s $50 Billion Economic Plan

TEL AVIV – Palestinian officials on Saturday slammed a $50 billion economic peace plan that was unveiled by the White House as bribery, with PA President Mahmoud Abbas saying it effectively “ended the Palestinian cause.”

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Abbas says will reject reduced tax reimbursement from Israel