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Matobato lawyer files complaint vs Duterte at ICC

THE lawyer of self-confessed hitman Edgar Matobato has filed a complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte and 11 senior officials before the Internal Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, Netherlands.

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French vote for Macron, Le Pen shuts out mainstream politics

PARIS -- French voters shut out the country's political mainstream from the presidency for the first time in the country's modern history, and on Monday, April 24, found themselves being courted across the spectrum for the runoff election.

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Xi urges restraint on N. Korea in phone call with Trump

BEIJING -- President Xi Jinping called for restraint when dealing with North Korea during a telephone call with President Donald Trump, Chinese state media reported Monday.

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41,000 security forces all set for Asean Summit in Manila

MANILA -- Around 41,000 security forces from different regions are ready to secure the 30th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Summit that will be held from April 26 to 29 at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City

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Palace blasts Time's failure to emphasize De Lima's ties to drugs

MALACAÑANG slammed Time magazine on Friday for its failure to highlight the supposed drug connection of detained Senator Leila de Lima, who has been included in its list of 100 most influential people in 2017.

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Drift analysis says MH370 likely crashed north of search

CANBERRA — Analysis of a genuine Boeing 777 wing flap has reaffirmed experts' opinion that a missing Malaysian airliner most likely crashed north of an abandoned search area in the Indian Ocean, officials said Friday, April 21.

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George HW Bush still in hospital; George W Bush visits

HOUSTON -- Former President George H.W. Bush got a hospital visit from another former president — his son.

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Ex-President George H.W. Bush hospitalized for pneumonia

HOUSTON -- A spokesman for former President George H.W. Bush said the nation's 41st president remains under observation at a Houston hospital after recovering from "a mild case of pneumonia."

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