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Contrasting realities on immigration as Trump, O'Rourke host dueling rallies in El Paso

Contrasting realities on immigration as Trump, O'Rourke host dueling rallies in El PasoStanding within earshot distance of one another, President Trump and Beto O’Rourke held opposing rallies in El Paso, Texas, that clashed over immigration. Trump and his contingent of an estimated 6,500 chanted “Build the wall” and “U-S-A” over and over, while O’Rourke and an estimated 10,000 supporters called for a path to citizenship for those wanting to cross the border. While Trump spoke from inside a packed El Paso County Coliseum arena with a large U.S. flag and “Finish the Wall” signs perched on either side, O’Rourke spoke outside on a stage set up inside a baseball field with a mariachi band as his backdrop.



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Italy to host Venezuela delegation at Guaido's request

Italy to host Venezuela delegation at Guaido's requestVenezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido is to send a delegation to Italy, where the government is one of few European Union countries not to have backed the self-proclaimed interim president. Italy’s far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said he will meet the team on Monday after Guaido sent a letter requesting talks “as soon as possible” to present “the action plan to relaunch democracy in Venezuela through free and fair elections”. Britain, France, Germany and Spain are among 20 EU nations to side with Guaido this week after President Nicolas Maduro ignored their demands that he announce new presidential elections by February 3.



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NBC Host Tom Brokaw apologises for xenophobic ‘assimilation’ remarks on immigration

NBC Host Tom Brokaw apologises for xenophobic ‘assimilation’ remarks on immigrationNBC News personality Tom Brokaw, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by two women who worked with him in the 1990s, apologised on Sunday for making xenophobic comments regarding Hispanic immigration while appearing on Meet the Press earlier that morning. While discussing the southern border, Mr Brokaw mentioned the fears about Hispanic immigrants among Republicans. “But the fact is, on the Republican side, a lot of people see the rise of an extraordinary, important, new constituent in American politics, Hispanics, who will come here and all be Democrats,” Mr Brokaw said.



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Lindsey Graham to CNN host on Iraq withdrawal issue: 'That's a bunch of bulls***'

Lindsey Graham to CNN host on Iraq withdrawal issue: 'That's a bunch of bulls***'Sen. Lindsey Graham said that former President Barack Obama is to blame for “everything we’re dealing with today” because of his decision to withdraw from Iraq in 2011.



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Russia to host Putin-Erdogan-Rouhani summit on Syria

Russia to host Putin-Erdogan-Rouhani summit on SyriaRussia said Friday it will host a three-way summit with Turkey and Iran on the Syrian conflict early next year, after Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov voiced scepticism about an announced withdrawal of US forces. This will depend on the schedules of the presidents” of the three countries, deputy foreign minister Mikhail Bogdanov was cited as saying by Interfax news agency. The last meeting between Russia’s Vladimir Putin, Iran’s Hassan Rouhani and Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan took place in Iran in September.



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David Hogg: Parkland shooting survivor taunted by Fox News host wins place at Harvard

David Hogg: Parkland shooting survivor taunted by Fox News host wins place at HarvardIn mid-December, Harvard’s early-entry candidates began logging onto the application status portal to learn whether they’d been accepted to one of the world’s most prestigious universities. For David Hogg, it was the last laugh. “Thank you all for the well wishes,” Mr Hogg tweeted Saturday morning.



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Cuomo Bombshell: CNN Host Shows Trump-Signed Letter Of Intent For Moscow Hotel

Cuomo Bombshell: CNN Host Shows Trump-Signed Letter Of Intent For Moscow HotelCNN's Chris Cuomo on Tuesday showed off a letter that directly contradicts a



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Contradicting Trump, Incoming Mexico Gov't Denies Making Deal To Host Asylum Seekers

Contradicting Trump, Incoming Mexico Gov't Denies Making Deal To Host Asylum SeekersPresident Donald Trump suggested on Saturday that asylum seekers would be



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APEC host says WTO and trade row scuppered joint declaration

APEC host says WTO and trade row scuppered joint declarationThe host of a fractious Asia-Pacific summit said Friday that “alternative” views on free trade and WTO rules prevented members agreeing a joint communique for the first time ever, five days after the US-China trade row overshadowed the APEC meeting. In a chairman’s statement following last weekend’s summit, Papua New Guinea prime minister Peter O’Neill said members had been unable to agree on sections concerning reform of the World Trade Organisation, and also protectionism. The highlighted paragraphs included a commitment to “improve the functioning of the WTO” by working “together to improve its negotiating, monitoring and dispute settlement functions”.



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Key facts about APEC host Papua New Guinea

Key facts about APEC host Papua New GuineaPORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (AP) — Papua New Guinea hosts leaders from Pacific Rim countries, including the United States, Russia and China, this weekend in a coming-out party for the jungle-clad nation that is regarded as one of the world's last frontiers for trade and investment.



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