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Venezuela: New prosecutor vows to jail protest leaders

Tarek Saab, known as a staunch government loyalist, replaced critic Ortega Diaz who denounced the 'siege' by troops.

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US judge orders deportation of Palestinian activist

Activist Rasmea Odeh's US citizenship is revoked for failing to disclose convictions in 1970 for bombings in Jerusalem.

Rasmea Odeh

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Charlottesville: Heyer's mother address mourners

Mother of 32-year-old anti-racism protester addresses memorial service for Heyer who was killed on Saturday.

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Dozens killed in gun battle at Venezuelan prison

Fighting erupted between inmates and security forces in the prison in the city of Puerto Ayacucho, in Amazonas state.

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Brazil court favours indigenous groups in land dispute

The Supreme Court rules against Brazilian state seeking compensation for land that had been declared as tribal reserves.

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Trump says US culture 'ripped apart' by statue removals

President adds fuel to fire by mourning loss of statues memorialising Confederate era amid Charlottesville fallout.

Statues of Confederate commanders like Robert E Lee

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'Liquid biopsy' spots early-stage cancers in blood

US researchers report progress in identifying early-stage cancer by scanning blood for tumour-specific DNA.

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Barack Obama breaks record for most Twitter likes

Anti-racism social media message quoting Nelson Mandela picks up three million likes in three days.

former US President Barack Obama

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US slams allies for violating religious freedom

State secretary criticises countries including Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, China and Sudan in annual report as it slams ISIL.

Rex Tillerson

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Far right welcomes Trump's Charlottesville reaction

White supremacists praise US president as he blames 'many sides' for violence that killed anti-racist protester.

Donald Trump

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