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French hunt 2nd fugitive

...Netherlands was canceled at the last minute and the stadium evacuated by police because of a bomb threat. Top government officials, including Chancellor Angela Merkel, had been scheduled to attend the game as a sign of defiance following the...
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Witnesses: 9 killed in attack on bar in Burundi's capital

...killings go unreported.The U.S. is "particularly concerned" that the recent "inflammatory rhetoric" of some government officials and Nkurunziza's planned security crackdown this weekend "are increasing the risk of an outbreak of mass violence...
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Russian jet broke up at high altitude

...very important that this issue is left alone and its causes are not speculated on," he told a gathering of top government officials, members of the military and security forces. The investigation "will take a long time" and "needs very advanced...
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American killed in Palestinian attack

...from the site's administrator - the Islamic Trust, or Waqf - and Israeli authorities, said a senior Jordanian government official, who spoke on condition of anonymity in line with briefing regulations. He said he expects the cameras to be...
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Russia shows military might in Syria, also pushes diplomacy

...encompass all healthy, patriotic forces of the Syrian society," Putin said.His words echoed those of Syrian government officials who have expressed readiness to negotiate with the "patriotic" opposition - a term generally used to describe...
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Assad-Putin meeting signals push to end crisis

...and defense ministers meeting with Assad, with the two leaders exchanging warm handshakes and smiles. Syrian government officials didn't say if anyone traveled with Assad and photos from the meeting didn't show a delegation accompanying...
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While Clinton used home email, State's networks were at risk

...Kerry, the State Department's networks were a ripe target for foreign intelligence services, current and former government officials say, echoing the situation at OPM, which last year saw sensitive personnel data on 21 million people stolen by...
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Prosecutions highlight bid to clean up defense supply chain

...He pleaded guilty in July to supplying customers with falsely marked microprocessor chips. The parts were examined and found not to be the cause of any mechanical problems.Government officials say other cases are under investigation.
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Israel: 4 Palestinian attackers shot dead in latest violence

...compound in recent months, especially during holidays, with the encouragement of Jewish activists groups and senior government officials.Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has at times tried to calm the situation by saying violence is not in the...
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Journalist says Canada PM abandoned him during Egypt ordeal

...came under criticism from media groups and some prominent Canadians for not doing more to help Fahmy.A senior government official said Harper spoke with Egypt's president earlier this year and sent several letters on Fahmy's behalf, including...
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