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Myanmar junta attacks again as spokesman defends crackdown


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Georgia sheriff’s spokesman appeared to promote racist shirt


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Georgia Sheriff Spokesman Posted Racist COVID Shirts on Facebook


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Dominion spokesman: ‘Mike Lindell is begging to be sued, and at some point, we may well oblige him’


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Congresswoman’s spokesman quits less than 2 weeks into term


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Congresswoman’s spokesman quits less than 2 weeks into term


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Don't turn plane crash into political issue: Iran foreign ministry spokesman

Don't turn plane crash into political issue: Iran foreign ministry spokesmanAll countries involved in the Ukrainian airliner crash in Iran should avoid turning it into a political issue, an Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman said on Friday. “We request all sides not to make human issues, particularly this tragic accident, into an excuse for political gestures,” Abbas Mousavi was quoted as saying by the semi-official ISNA news agency. Five countries whose citizens died when Iran shot down the airliner last week said on Thursday that Tehran should pay compensation to families of the victims, and that the world was watching for its response.



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ISIS spokesman reportedly killed during raid in Syria

ISIS spokesman reportedly killed during raid in SyriaIslamic State spokesman Abu Hassan al-Muhajir was killed on Sunday during a raid in northern Syria, a Syrian activist and the leader of a Kurdish militia that fought ISIS said.The activist, Hussein Nasser, told The New York Times he spoke to people who said that al-Muhajir was in the back of an oil tanker truck, about to be smuggled out of the country, when the vehicle was hit by what they think was an American airstrike. Mazlum Abdi, the head of the Syrian Democratic Forces, tweeted that al-Muhajir was killed in an operation coordinated between his forces and the U.S.On Saturday, ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in a raid in Syria. Terrorism experts believe that al-Muhajir was likely his successor, the Times reports. Abu Hassan al-Muhajir was a nom de guerre, and his actual name and nationality are unknown. His last statement was released in March, when he urged followers to retaliate against mosque attacks in New Zealand, which left 50 dead. U.S. officials could not immediately confirm reports that al-Muhajir has been killed.



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Spokesman defends dishevelled Duterte as 'very hygienic'

Spokesman defends dishevelled Duterte as 'very hygienic'President Rodrigo Duterte’s spokesman on Thursday defended the Philippine leader as “very hygienic” and nice-smelling after he was mocked on social media for looking dishevelled in a meeting with the Russian prime minister. The 74-year-old Duterte was in Russia on a working visit and sat down for the talks with Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on Wednesday. In pictures of the meeting, Duterte was seen in a rumpled suit with his tie hanging loose as the two posed for pictures and shook hands.



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India 'sowing seeds of war' with Kashmir actions – Pakistan military spokesman

India 'sowing seeds of war' with Kashmir actions - Pakistan military spokesmanPakistan’s military spokesman said on Wednesday that India’s actions in disputed Kashmir were endangering regional peace, after New Delhi revoked the autonomy of Indian Kashmir last month. “The situation in Kashmir has become a big danger in the region…the Indian action in Kashmir is sowing seeds of war,” said Major General Asif Ghafoor, chief spokesman for Pakistan’s armed forces in a televised press conference.



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