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Belarus’s Aleksandr Lukashenko Vows to Crush Election Protests

Belarus’s Aleksandr Lukashenko Vows to Crush Election Protests

Belarus’s Aleksandr Lukashenko Vows to Crush Election Protests Belarus’s Aleksandr Lukashenko Vows to Crush Election Protests MINSK, Belarus — The embattled president of Belarus, Aleksandr G. Lukashenko, on Monday claimed a landslide victory in elections this weekend and vowed to crush the protests that have presented the biggest popular challenge he has faced in his 26 years of authoritarian rule. …

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Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president says his face on Mount Rushmore would be ‘good idea’

Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president says his face on Mount Rushmore would be 'good idea'

Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president says his face on Mount Rushmore would be ‘good idea’ Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president says his face on Mount Rushmore would be ‘good idea’ Trump says Scaramucci a ‘loser’ Donald Trump hit-back at his former White House communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, for suggesting that the president had made Republicans “a minority …

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Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president ‘antagonises’ major GOP donor

Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president ‘antagonises’ major GOP donor Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president ‘antagonises’ major GOP donor Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president ‘antagonises’ major GOP donor | The Independent LiveUpdated Sunday 9 August 2020 12:23 Donald Trump speaks at a press conference at his golf resort in …

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Aleksandr Lukashenko Increasingly in Peril as Belarus Election Nears

Aleksandr Lukashenko Increasingly in Peril as Belarus Election Nears

Aleksandr Lukashenko Increasingly in Peril as Belarus Election Nears Aleksandr Lukashenko Increasingly in Peril as Belarus Election Nears MINSK, Belarus — The man often described as “Europe’s last dictator” has never looked so shaky. During his 26 years in power, Aleksandr G. Lukashenko — the iron-fisted president of Belarus and the longest-serving leader in the former Soviet Union — has …

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The Latest U.S. Tool to Fight Election Meddling: Text Messages

The Latest U.S. Tool to Fight Election Meddling: Text Messages

The Latest U.S. Tool to Fight Election Meddling: Text Messages The Latest U.S. Tool to Fight Election Meddling: Text Messages WASHINGTON — The United States government on Thursday became, for a brief moment, one of the biggest and perhaps most annoying telemarketers in Russia. Seeking to publicize new rewards of up to $10 million for information about people trying to …

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Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as Twitter, Facebook and YouTube target president’s false coronavirus posts

Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as Twitter, Facebook and YouTube target president's false coronavirus posts

Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as Twitter, Facebook and YouTube target president’s false coronavirus posts Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as Twitter, Facebook and YouTube target president’s false coronavirus posts Prosecutors subpoena Deutsche Bank on Trump investigation An investigation into president Trump’s business practices could be more wide-ranging than previously known, The New York Times reported on Wednesday, as …

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More U.S. Troops Will Leave Afghanistan Before the Election, Trump Says

More U.S. Troops Will Leave Afghanistan Before the Election, Trump Says

More U.S. Troops Will Leave Afghanistan Before the Election, Trump Says More U.S. Troops Will Leave Afghanistan Before the Election, Trump Says The president’s decision to move to about 5,000 troops from 8,600 was the Pentagon’s preferred option of those proposed, defense officials said. The effect of the coronavirus pandemic has already greatly restricted U.S. military operations in the country, …

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Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president likely to accept GOP nomination at White House

Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president likely to accept GOP nomination at White House

Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president likely to accept GOP nomination at White House Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president likely to accept GOP nomination at White House US officials say there is no indication Beirut explosion was bomb, contradicting Trump  US officials made the contradiction on Wednesday, stating nothing yet indicated the massive …

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Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president blames Obama for lack of coronavirus tests

Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president blames Obama for lack of coronavirus tests

Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president blames Obama for lack of coronavirus tests Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates as president blames Obama for lack of coronavirus tests Abrams says Trump coronavirus leadership was ‘wilful ignorance’ Stacey Abrams, a Democrat and former leader in Georgia’s state legislature, has dennounced Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers over their “wilful …

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Poland’s Supreme Court Declares Presidential Election Valid

Poland’s Supreme Court Declares Presidential Election Valid

Poland’s Supreme Court Declares Presidential Election Valid Poland’s Supreme Court Declares Presidential Election Valid Given the margin of defeat, almost half a million votes, the supporters of Mr. Trzaskowski who lodged complaints after the election said the move was not intended to overturn the result of the election, but to publicly question the validity of the vote and demonstrate that …

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