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People watch as storm clouds gather around Manila Bay on October 16, 2016, after Typhoon Sarika passed north of the capital overnight (AFP Photo/Ted Aljibe)
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Democratic presidential candidate Hilary Clinton meets with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in, New York, Monday.
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