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Attorney-General appeals for life in jail for 'Britain's worst rapist'
Trump's impeachment trial begins amid new Ukraine revelations
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Hong Kong riot police fire tear gas at university campus amid unrest
Both Koreas agree to: - turn #DMZ into a "peace zone"; - discontinue hostile acts as part of efforts to formally end Korean War; - hold a reunion for divided families on Aug 15; - push for 3-way or 4-way talks that also involve the US and China#InterKoreanSummit
#SouthKorea gripped by large-scale anti-government protest in Seoul
Polls have opened in #Thailand for the first election since a 2014 coup. A high turnout is expected for the election which pits the military-backed government against veteran opposition parties. Election2019#ThailandElection2019
JUST IN: Thailand's national assembly has invited Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn to be king
#ThaiCaveRescue: First 3 boys escape from flooded #ThamLuang cave - Thai reports
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