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Leaders approve Prince Charles to succeed queen as Commonwealth head

Leaders approve Prince Charles to succeed queen as Commonwealth headBritain’s Prince Charles was approved as the successor to Queen Elizabeth as head of the Commonwealth at a meeting of the group’s heads of government on Friday. “We recognize the role of the queen in championing the Commonwealth and its peoples,” the Commonwealth leaders said in a statement. “The next head of the Commonwealth shall be His Royal Highness Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales.” There have been calls for the role to be rotated around the 53 member-states, most of which are former British territories, but in recent days the queen, 91, the British government and other leaders have backed Charles, 69.



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Queen Elizabeth invites Commonwealth leaders into Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth invites Commonwealth leaders into Windsor CastleBritish Prime Minister Theresa May hosts Commonwealth leaders at Windsor Castle on the invitation of Queen Elizabeth. Rough cut (no reporter narration).



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World Leaders Respond To The Coordinated Strike In Syria

World Leaders Respond To The Coordinated Strike In SyriaBritish Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron



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GOP Leaders Fine With Trump Bombing Syria Without Congress' Sign-Off

GOP Leaders Fine With Trump Bombing Syria Without Congress' Sign-OffWASHINGTON ― At a time when President Donald Trump tweets about potentially



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Afghan, Pakistani leaders meet after air strike allegation

Afghan, Pakistani leaders meet after air strike allegationBy Rod Nickel KABUL (Reuters) – The leaders of Afghanistan and Pakistan promised to work together on regional security in a face-to-face meeting on Friday, one day after Kabul accused the Pakistani military of carrying out a rare air strike on its side of the border. Afghanistan on Thursday accused Pakistan of strikes causing “huge financial damages” in a province bordering Pakistan. Pakistan responded that its security forces were countering Afghan-based militant groups on its own side of the border.



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For North Korean leaders, a train unlike any other

For North Korean leaders, a train unlike any otherTOKYO (AP) — When North Korea's leaders need to travel, they've got a train that's unlike any other.



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The Latest: German, Polish leaders back UK after poisoning

The Latest: German, Polish leaders back UK after poisoningBRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy and his daughter in Britain (all times local):



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The Latest: France, UN leaders worried about Syria's Ghouta

The Latest: France, UN leaders worried about Syria's GhoutaBEIRUT (AP) — The latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):



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These Religious Leaders Are Fed Up With GOP’s Thoughts And Prayers

These Religious Leaders Are Fed Up With GOP’s Thoughts And PrayersIt’s now common for political leaders to offer their “thoughts and prayers” online after a mass shooting.



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Senate leaders reach funding deal as shutdown looms

Senate leaders reach funding deal as shutdown loomsSens. McConnell and Schumer announce a longterm budget deal has been reached, despite President Trump's threats of a shutdown.



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