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Official Secrets trailer: Keira Knightley plays whistleblower Katharine Gun in Gavid Hood's political thriller
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Official Secrets trailer: Keira Knightley plays whistleblower Katharine Gun in Gavid Hood's political thriller

Keira Knightley plays Katharine Gun, the GCHQ translator who leaked classified information to prevent 2003 Iraq War in Official Secrets

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks in prison for breaching British court order in 2012
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks in prison for breaching British court order in 2012

Julian Assange, who was arrested on 11 April after Ecuador gave him up, will serve the nearly one-year sentence while fighting a separate attempt to transfer him to the United States

California standoff: Three hostages, suspected gunman found dead inside state-run veterans home in Yountville
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California standoff: Three hostages, suspected gunman found dead inside state-run veterans home in Yountville

Three workers for a programme that treats veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder were found dead Friday along with the suspect who took them hostage in a daylong standoff at the state-run Veterans Home of California-Yountville

Donald Trump announces 'Fake News' awards: US president should claim one for himself given how much he has fabricated
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Donald Trump announces 'Fake News' awards: US president should claim one for himself given how much he has fabricated

Donald Trump finally unveiled his much-touted 'Fake News' awards, naming media outlets like CNN, The New York Times and The Washington Post in his top-10.

'No Indian troops in Afghanistan': Narendra Modi govt continues non-interventionist policy of Vajpayee, Manmohan
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'No Indian troops in Afghanistan': Narendra Modi govt continues non-interventionist policy of Vajpayee, Manmohan

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said that India would not commit to sending any soldier to Afghanistan.

Tony Blair will not face trial over Iraq war allegations due to lack of evidence
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Tony Blair will not face trial over Iraq war allegations due to lack of evidence

Former British prime minister Tony Blair won't face an investigation into whether he misled parliament before the 2003 Iraq invasion unless new evidence emerges, a committee of lawmakers said.

Saddam Hussein still haunts United States, 10 years after his execution
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Saddam Hussein still haunts United States, 10 years after his execution

Ten years after Saddam Hussein's execution, the ghost of the Iraqi strongman still haunts America, serving as a potent reminder of its broken ambitions to bring stability and democracy to the Middle East.

Aleppo coverage in Western media indicative of the fundamentalism-imperialism nexus
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Aleppo coverage in Western media indicative of the fundamentalism-imperialism nexus

Media outlets follow United Nations (UN) reports when they wish to, like in the case of the current crisis, and reject UN as a tool of western imperial powers, like in the case of the Iraq war

Mosul: Iraq forces say barricades, presence of civilians hamper advance
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Mosul: Iraq forces say barricades, presence of civilians hamper advance

Iraq's special forces struggled on Sunday to clear areas retaken from the Islamic State group along Mosul's eastern edge, where the extremists have built up fortifications and ramparts in residential neighborhoods.

Gambia withdraws from International Criminal Court, accuses it of racial discrimination
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Gambia withdraws from International Criminal Court, accuses it of racial discrimination

Gambia has announced its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court, accusing the Hague-based tribunal of the "persecution and humiliation of people of colour, especially Africans".

Britain's former PM Tony Blair hints at possible return to frontline politics
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Britain's former PM Tony Blair hints at possible return to frontline politics

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Friday hinted at a possible return to frontline politics as he asserted that the UK at present seemed a "one-party state".

Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump: More mud-slinging than parley in first presidential debate
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Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump: More mud-slinging than parley in first presidential debate

If the first debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump was a boxing match, the umpires would have been hard-placed to declare a clear winner.

Hillary Clinton's experience vs Donald Trump's 'temperament': US presidential debate summarised
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Hillary Clinton's experience vs Donald Trump's 'temperament': US presidential debate summarised

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump strode out cloaked in icy politeness. But their debate degenerated into bickering — a gladiatorial contest of modern times.

Why calling Matt Lauer's interview with Hillary Clinton 'sexist' may be a misnomer
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Why calling Matt Lauer's interview with Hillary Clinton 'sexist' may be a misnomer

The Commander-in-Chief forum with Matt Lauer on NBC Wednesday night has severely been criticised for being misogynyst and liberal on Trump. Lauer also reportedly failed to fact check Trump’s statements and Clinton is definitely using it to her advantage.

Donald Trump plans to increase military spending: What it means for US defence budget
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Donald Trump plans to increase military spending: What it means for US defence budget

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump pledged on Wednesday to massively increase US military spending.

Iraq's invasion in 2003 was illegal, says former UK Deputy PM John Prescott
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Iraq's invasion in 2003 was illegal, says former UK Deputy PM John Prescott

"I will live with the decision of going to war and its catastrophic consequences for the rest of my life," he said talking about the war with Iraq

Chilcot inquiry: All you need to know about Britain's role in the Iraq war
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Chilcot inquiry: All you need to know about Britain's role in the Iraq war

The Chilcot inquiry was not asked to rule on the legality of the invasion, but leaks suggest Blair will be heavily criticised over the decision-making process.

Report rests allegations of lies and deceit, says Tony Blair
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Report rests allegations of lies and deceit, says Tony Blair

Former British prime minister Tony Blair claimed that an official inquiry into his decision to go to war in Iraq absolved him of any "lies or deceit".

Tony Blair is world's worst terrorist: Families of Iraq war dead protest against former UK PM
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Tony Blair is world's worst terrorist: Families of Iraq war dead protest against former UK PM

The Chilcot inquiry found that Tony Blair had taken Britain into a badly planned, woefully executed and legally questionable war in 2003.