Closed circle, oversized ambition fuelled Erdogan miscalculation | Reuters – Reuters

ISTANBUL/ANKARA Hovering in his helicopter over a packed parade ground, its perimeter fences brought down to let in thousands more supporters, Tayyip Erdogan seemed at the height of his powers

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Closed Circle, Oversized Ambition Fuelled Tayyip Erdogan Miscalculation – NDTV

Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan makes a speech during a graduation ceremony in Ankara, Turkey, June 11, 2015. (Reuters Photo). submit to reddit; inShare; Add to Flipboard Magazine. Istanbul/Ankara: Hovering in

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Danish anti-immigrant party considers role in new government | Business … – Business Standard

The man expected to become Denmark's next prime minister today faced the daunting task of forming a new government after the anti-immigration Danish People's Party posted a record election score.

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Filipinos fear ‘armed conflict’ with China over sea row: poll | Business Standard … – Business Standard

Eight in 10 Filipinos are worried a festering South China Sea territorial dispute could lead to "armed conflict" with the world's most populous nation, an independent polling outfit said today.

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U.S. to face differences with China head on at talks next week | Reuters – Reuters

WASHINGTON The United States said on Thursday it would not "paper over" differences between the United States and China when top officials of the world's two largest economies meet to

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US, China need to cooperate: American diplomat – The Times of India – Times of India

WASHINGTON: A top American diplomat has said that the current global challenges require the US and China to co-operate and the two countries can work together to reduce poverty and

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China brushes off criticism of ecological damage caused by island-building in … – Daily News & Analysis

China stepped up its creation of artificial islands last year, and there have been recent tensions between the Chinese navy and the US military around the Spratlys. Reuters. China's construction

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‘Global conflicts displaced record 60m in 2014’ – Times of India

GENEVA: A record 60 million people were forcibly displaced worldwide due to wars, persecution and conflict in 2014, an average of 42,500 individuals per day, enough to form the world's

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Al Qaeda in North Africa Denies US Strike Killed Ex-Chief Mokhtar Belmokhtar – NDTV

Al-Qaeda-linked Mokhtar Belmokhtar, who allegedly masterminded the siege of an Algerian gas plant, has been killed in a US air strike, Libya's government said on June 15, 2015, but the

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Only white people can save themselves from racism and white supremacism … – Washington Post

I am white. I was born and raised in South Carolina, a state to which my grandmother's family came in the 1600s. They owned slaves. Part of her family were

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