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 measure seeks to revive Israeli-Palestinian talks

A UN Security Council meeting on settlement of conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa on September 30, 2015 in New YorkA draft UN resolution aimed at reviving Israeli-Palestinian peace talks calls for a freeze on Jewish settlements and halting moves to prosecute Israel at the International Criminal Court. The text drafted by New Zealand has been circulated to the 15 Security Council members, as well as Israel and the Palestinians, diplomats said Thursday.

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Iran signals readiness to compromise before key Syria talks: officials

By Parisa Hafezi and Louis Charbonneau VIENNA (Reuters) – On the eve of an international conference aimed at ending Syria’s four-year-old civil war, Iran signaled it might be willing to back away from its insistence that President Bashar al-Assad remain in power. Iran could accept a six-month transition period at the end of which Assad’s fate would be decided in nationwide elections, a senior official from the Middle East familiar with the Iranian position told Reuters on Thursday. During a war that has killed more than 250,000 people and driven 10 million from their homes, Assad’s main ally, Tehran, has been locked out of a succession of international peace conferences, all of which ended in failure.

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