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‘I Stand for The Flag, I Kneel at the Cross’: Democratic Party Leader Forced to Resign Over Social Media Posts

Mark Salvas, the executive director of the Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, Democratic Party, says he was forced to resign over two social media posts. One post was put online a year ago and the other was posted by his wife last summer.  KDKA-TV reports Salvas, a former Marine and veteran of the Gulf War, was hired in September to the executive ...

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North Korea leader sincere, must be rewarded for move to abandon nuclear weapons: South Korean president

PARIS (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is sincere and really means to abandon nuclear weapons, South Korean President Moon Jae-in told a French newspaper, adding that the international community needed to reward him for that. FILE PHOTO – South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un walk during a luncheon, in this photo ...

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Swedish centre-right Alliance leader abandons attempt to form government for now

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – The leader of Sweden’s Moderate Party, Ulf Kristersson, said on Sunday he had been unable to get enough support for a centre-right coalition government, putting the task of finding a candidate for prime minister back in the hands of parliament’s speaker. FILE PHOTO: Swedish Moderate party leader Ulf Kristersson gives a news conference after a meeting with ...

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Russian opposition leader Navalny freed from jail

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was released on Sunday after 20 days in jail where he was held on charges of staging an illegal protest last month. Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny walks out following his release, after 20 days in jail where he was held on charges of staging an illegal protest last month, in Moscow, ...

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DUP leader sees no-deal Brexit as ‘likeliest outcome’ – The Observer

BELFAST (Reuters) – The head of the Northern Irish party that props up British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government is “ready” to trigger a no-deal Brexit and now regards it as the “likeliest outcome,” The Observer newspaper reported on Saturday, citing a leaked email. Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader Arlene Foster holds a news conference at the European ...

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DUP leader regards no-deal Brexit as ‘likeliest outcome’ -Observer

LONDON (Reuters) – The head of the Northern Irish party that props up British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative government regards a no-deal Brexit as the “likeliest outcome”, according to a leaked email seen by The Observer newspaper. Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader Arlene Foster holds a news conference at the European Parliament after a meeting with EU’s ...

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DUP leader prefers no Brexit deal to EU ‘annexation’ of Northern Ireland

BELFAST (Reuters) – The head of the Northern Irish party that props up British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government said on Saturday she would prefer no Brexit deal to a bad deal, describing current plans as amounting to “the annexation of Northern Ireland” by the EU. FILE PHOTO: Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader Arlene Foster holds a news ...

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Peru opposition leader detained, cries ‘political persecution’

LIMA (Reuters) – Peruvian opposition leader Keiko Fujimori, the daughter of former autocrat Alberto Fujimori, was arrested on Wednesday as part of a far-reaching campaign financing probe, striking a fresh blow to the country’s most powerful conservative movement. Keiko Fujimori, daughter of former President Alberto Fujimori and leader of the opposition in Peru, is seen in a court after a ...

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