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Pentagon says up to 1,000 US troops to withdraw from northern Syria

Pentagon says up to 1,000 US troops to withdraw from northern SyriaThe Pentagon said Sunday President Donald Trump had ordered the withdrawal of up to 1,000 troops from northern Syria — almost the entire ground force in the war-torn country — amid an intensifying Turkish assault on Kurdish forces. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said the move came after the US learned that Turkey was pressing further into Syria than expected. The Kurds — with whom the US partnered to combat the Islamic State (IS) group — later announced they had reached a deal with the regime in Damascus to deploy Syrian troops near the border to confront the Turkish offensive.



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Yang unveils plan to give $1,000 a month from campaign to 10 families — which may violate election laws

Yang unveils plan to give $  1,000 a month from campaign to 10 families — which may violate election lawsA Federal Election Commission rule prohibits the use of campaign money for “personal use.”



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Yang offers 10 families $1,000 a month at Democratic debate

Yang offers 10 families $  1,000 a month at Democratic debateTech entrepreneur Andrew Yang took the stage at the third debate of Democratic presidential candidates with a promise to give a “freedom dividend” of $ 1,000 per month to 10 American families for a year. “When you donate money to a presidential campaign, what happens? It’s time to trust ourselves more than our politicians,” Yang said in his opening statement in the three-hour debate.



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Andrew Yang reveals his debate surprise – $1,000 a month for 10 more families

Andrew Yang reveals his debate surprise – $  1,000 a month for 10 more familiesYang said his campaign would give "$ 1,000 a month for an entire year to 10 American families.” Campaign finance experts said it might not be legal.



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White House says it has killed ‘1,000 Taliban’ in last 10 days, hours after Trump called off talks

White House says it has killed ‘1,000 Taliban’ in last 10 days, hours after Trump called off talksMike Pompeo told multiple news anchors that American forces had killed “over 1,000 Taliban” in the last ten days, days after the president abruptly announced a failed would-be meeting with leaders of the group at Camp David.“We have been fighting and talking in a way that America often doesn’t do,” the secretary of state said on ABC’s This Week, after claiming the thousand killed. “It’s what’s driven us to be able to have the success at the negotiating table.”



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Sealed Jeffrey Epstein Court Documents Name at Least 1,000 People. A Judge Must Decide Whether to Release Them

Sealed Jeffrey Epstein Court Documents Name at Least 1,000 People. A Judge Must Decide Whether to Release ThemAn individual only named "John Doe" sent a letter to the court arguing that the documents should remain sealed.



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US immigration detention centres see nearly 1,000 cases of mumps this year, new report says

US immigration detention centres see nearly 1,000 cases of mumps this year, new report saysThere have been at least 931 cases of mumps in American immigration facilities, which officials say present “a perfect storm” for the spread of disease.The outbreaks at US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facilities were detailed in a new report by the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, which indicated the outbreak has affected both detainees and staff.



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Russian opposition plans new protest despite over 1,000 arrests

Russian opposition plans new protest despite over 1,000 arrestsRussia’s anti-Kremlin opposition said it was planning a nationwide protest next weekend despite police forcibly detaining over 1,000 people on Saturday for attending what they said was an illegal march in Moscow to demand free elections. Saturday’s protest, conceived by opposition activists as a peaceful walk to protest against the exclusion of their candidates from a Moscow election next month, was systematically and sometimes violently dispersed by police. Russian investigators had initiated a criminal case against one man, accusing him of injuring a police officer, the TASS news agency reported.



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Russia detains more than 1,000 people in opposition crackdown

Russia detains more than 1,000 people in opposition crackdown



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Texas sends an additional 1,000 troops to the US-Mexico border

Texas sends an additional 1,000 troops to the US-Mexico borderGovernor Greg Abbott says the surge of illegal immigration can't go unchecked.



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