Trump suspends prosecution of illegal migrant parents at border

Administration seeks to reunite children with parents arrested when illegally crossing US border.

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Melania Trump makes surprise visit to migrant child facility in Texas

Melania Trump made an unannounced visit to a Texas facility Thursday, talking with children and staff as she got a ...
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26-year-old construction worker wins big at Israel lottery

Man from central Israel wins 22 million shekels in lottery.

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Turkey gets first F-35 delivery from US

The United States delivered Thursday its first shipment of F-35 stealth fighter jets to Turkey, despite tensions with the country ...
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U.S. centers force migrant children to take drugs: lawsuit

(Reuters) - Immigrant children are being routinely and forcibly given a range of psychotropic drugs at U.S. government-funded youth shelters ...
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UN chief tells Israelis, Palestinians to urgently calm tensions

Palestinian demonstrators take cover as they throw stones towards Israeli security forces from behind burning tires during clashes in the West Bank town of Al-Bireh, on the northern outskirts of Ramallah, on October 20, 2015UN chief Ban Ki-moon warned Israelis and Palestinians on Tuesday they were at a “dangerous abyss” and must act quickly to calm nearly three weeks of unrest before it spirals further out of control. The stark comments came as the UN secretary general made an unannounced visit to Jerusalem to try to ease tensions that have led to mounting international concern. As he met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Ban also spoke of the danger of allowing an escalation “into a religious conflict with potential regional implications” and urged efforts to ensure that did not occur.

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Kerry to visit Europe, Middle East from Wednesday to Sunday

Secretary of State John Kerry delivers remarks at the Climate and Clean Energy Investment ForumU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Europe and the Middle East from Wednesday to Sunday for talks on a recent spate of Israeli-Palestinian violence as well as the Syrian civil war, the State Department said. In announcing the trip, State Department spokesman John Kirby was unable on Tuesday to say exactly when and where Kerry planned to hold separate meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

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