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As Strongmen Steamroll Their Opponents, Trump is Silent

Advertisement CAIRO — When it comes to securing a second term in power, Egypt’s president is leaving little to chance. Potential rivals in the March election have been sidelined, jailed or threatened with prosecution. The news media is largely in ...

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Pressed on False Claims About Muslims, U.S. Ambassador Goes Silent

Pressed on False Claims About Muslims, U.S. Ambassador Goes Silent

Advertisement The new United States ambassador to the Netherlands refused on Wednesday to answer questions about his 2015 statement that politicians and cars had been burned by Muslims in the Netherlands, a claim he has not substantiated. “Do you now ...

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After one week, Myanmar silent on whereabouts of detained Reuters journalists

YANGON (Reuters) – Two Reuters journalists completed a week in detention in Myanmar on Tuesday, with no word on where they were being held as authorities proceeded with an investigation into whether they violated the country’s colonial-era Official Secrets Act. ...

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Meryl Streep: ‘I wasn’t deliberately silent’ on Weinstein

Related Articles LOS ANGELES: Meryl Streep says she did not know Harvey Weinstein was allegedly harassing and assaulting women when they worked together.Streep says in a statement Monday that Weinstein “needed me much more than I needed him and he ...

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News Analysis: Hands Tied by Old Hope, Diplomats in Myanmar Stay Silent

YANGON, Myanmar — It is unfolding again: Troops have unleashed fire and rape and indiscriminate slaughter on a vulnerable minority, driving hundreds of thousands of civilians to flee and creating a humanitarian emergency that crosses borders. A crisis in Myanmar ...

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Myanmar's Suu Kyi condemns abuses in Rakhine but silent on army role

NAYPYITAW (Reuters) – Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi condemned on Tuesday human rights violations in Rakhine state and said violators would be brought to book, but she did not address U.N. accusations of a campaign of ethnic cleansing by ...

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Myanmar's Suu Kyi denounces terrorists, silent on Rohingya exodus

5 Min Read DHAKA/SHAMLAPUR, Bangladesh (Reuters) – Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday blamed “terrorists” for “a huge iceberg of misinformation” on the violence in Rakhine state but made no mention of the nearly 125,000 Rohingya Muslims who have ...

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