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Judge under US sanctions set to win presidency for Iran’s hardliners
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Judge under US sanctions set to win presidency for Iran’s hardliners

DUBAI, June 18 (Reuters) – Iranians voted on Friday in an election expected to hand the presidency to a hardline…
Iran nuclear deal hangs in balance as Islamic Republic votes
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Iran nuclear deal hangs in balance as Islamic Republic votes

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran’s tattered nuclear deal with world powers hangs in the balance as the country…
Lebanese attack Syrians heading to vote at their embassy
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Lebanese attack Syrians heading to vote at their embassy

BEIRUT (AP) — Groups of angry Lebanese pelted buses and cars carrying Syrians expatriates and refugees heading to the Syrian…
Syria releases hundreds of social media critics ahead of election
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Syria releases hundreds of social media critics ahead of election

Syria has freed more than 400 civil servants, judges, lawyers and journalists detained this year in a crackdown on social…
EXPLAINER: Slow US election count mostly for good reasons
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EXPLAINER: Slow US election count mostly for good reasons

WASHINGTON (AP) — The slow pace of this year’s US election count is fueling a lot of criticism, but it’s…
Record-breaking early voting in US election tops 80 million
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Record-breaking early voting in US election tops 80 million

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – More than 80 million Americans have cast ballots in the US presidential election, according to a tally…
South Koreans head to polls despite global pandemic
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South Koreans head to polls despite global pandemic

South Korean voters turned out in force Wednesday despite the coronavirus threat, putting on compulsory face masks and gloves to…
Israel’s Netanyahu sweeps party primary in re-election boost
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Israel’s Netanyahu sweeps party primary in re-election boost

Embattled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told supporters Friday he would win a March general election after scoring a landslide…
Israel’s Netanyahu limps into new election campaign
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Israel’s Netanyahu limps into new election campaign

JERUSALEM (AP) — With Israel heading to its third straight election in a year, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has…
Johnson pledges transformative Brexit as nerves are rattled by UK polls
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Johnson pledges transformative Brexit as nerves are rattled by UK polls

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was nervous about his narrowing lead in opinion polls ahead…
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