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World Leaders React To US Embassy Relocation To Jerusalem

The US administration has officially relocated the country's embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, fulfilling one of Donald Trump's key promises during his election campaign.

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Thousands Rally In Istanbul In Solidarity With Palestinians

Istanbul, Turkey - Thousands of people have taken to the streets of Turkey's largest city to protest against the US' decision to officially relocate its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

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Turkey Recalls Ambassadors To Israel And United States

Turkey has recalled its ambassadors to Israel and the United States following the killing of dozens of Palestinian protesters by Israeli forces amid the opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem.

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Royal Wedding: Meghan's Father May Not Attend Ceremony

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It is unclear whether Meghan Markle's father Thomas will walk her down the aisle on Saturday as planned.

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Melania Trump In Hospital For Treatment Of Kidney Condition

The White House said Monday that Melania Trump was hospitalised after undergoing a procedure to treat a benign kidney condition.

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Russia's Sukhoi Plans To Supply SSJ100R Planes To Iran Despite Us Sanctions

MOSCOW -- Russia's Sukhoi Civil Aircraft said it would continue to cooperate with Iranian airlines in the framework of interim agreements on the delivery of SSJ100R passenger aircraft, despite the resumption of US sanctions on Iran, reported Russian news agency Sputnik.

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Prince Harry's Friend "To Abandon Rest Days" On Cycling Trip After Getting Wedding Invitation

LONDON -- Prince Harry's friend was "forced to abandon rest days" on a gruelling 22,530-km cycling challenge after learning he had a Royal wedding invitation half-way through the two continent trip, Xinhua reported, quoting a local media agency.

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China Hails N.Korea's Pledge To Dismantle Nuclear Test Site

BEIJING -- A Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson on Monday applauded North Korea's announcement that it will dismantle its northern nuclear test ground between May 23 and 25, reported Xinhua news agency.

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Somalia President, PM, Congratulate Dr M On Swearing In As 7TH PM

President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed.

KUALA LUMPUR -- The president and prime minister of Somalia have congratulated Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad for being sworn in as Malaysia's seventh prime minister.

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King Salman Congratulates Dr Mahathir

King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.

JEDDAH -- Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has congratulated Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on his appointment as Malaysia's Prime Minister, reported Saudi Press Agency (SPA).

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