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  1. Qatar has faced scrutiny over its rights record ahead of hosting the 2022 Football World Cup

    Football: Qatar, FIFA publish World Cup rights pledges

    Qatar and FIFA published Tuesday the first jointly issued legacy planning strategy ahead of a football World Cup, with pledges on labour and LGBT ...
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    Commentary: The realities of taking a softer line on North Korea

    South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s summit with US President Donald Trump suggests that many may be losing patience with North Korea, argues ...
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    Myanmar army chief defends military campaign in Rakhine

    Myanmar's army chief defended a military crackdown in Rakhine State on Monday (Mar 27) after the UN pledged to probe claims security forces ...
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    Vietnam shipping execs sentenced to death for embezzlement

    Vietnam on Wednesday sentenced two executives from its scandal-hit shipping industry to death for embezzlement, official media reported, the ...
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    After stormy first month in office, Trump attempts reset with renewed jobs pitch

    During a visit to Boeing in South Carolina, President Donald Trump pitched himself as a champion of American jobs and industry. "This is our ...
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    Top terror suspect injured in the Philippines: Defence Minister

    Isnilon Hapilon was indicted in Washington for his involvement in the 2001 kidnapping of three Americans in the Philippines, and has a $5-million ...