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42 Minutes Ago Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan won a sweeping victory in national elections Sunday, as voters extended his 15-year hold on power and endorsed his increasingly authoritarian model of government in one of Washington’s most important but often defiant NATO allies.
49 Minutes Ago European leaders on Sunday failed to reach a deal on a new approach to immigration, as German leader Angela Merkel fights for her political life.
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1 Hour Ago The U.S. House will try this week to vote on a Republican-written immigration overhaul, its second attempt in as many weeks, as GOP lawmakers balance pressure from President Donald Trump and the party’s base demanding a harder line on illegal immigration against a broader public outraged over the forced division of families under the recent administration crackdown.
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