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Bolivia crisis: Evo Morales accepts political asylum in Mexico

  • resignation: Reports say Mr Morales made the announcement of his resignation from El Chapare, a coca-growing rural area of Cochabamba and a bastion of support for him and his Mas party.
  • government: Mexico's Foreign Minister, Marcelo Ebrard, confirmed Mr Morales had boarded a Mexican government plane.
  • coup: Mr Ebrard earlier described events in Bolivia as a " coup", citing the military's involvement in Mr Morales ' resignation.
  • resignation: Announcing his resignation, Mr Morales said he had taken the decision in order to stop fellow socialist leaders from being " harassed, persecuted and threatene d ".
  • urge: Mr Morales earlier urged his supporters to resist the " dark powers" that had forced him to step down.

Brazil's Bolsonaro to walk diplomatic tightrope at BRICS

  • tradition: Bolsonaro has broken with tradition at this year's summit by scrapping the BRICS Plus meeting that enables the five members to meet with the host's neighboring countries.
  • major: No major announcements are expected from the summit on Thursday, mainly owing to the Brazilian government's " low enthusiasm" for the gathering, Control Risks consultancy said.
  • partner: Bolsonaro-- an ardent admirer of Trump with whom he shares a contempt for multilateralism and left-wing ideology-- has been under pressure from Brazil's powerful beef, farming and mining sectors to stay on good terms with China, the Latin American country's biggest trade partner.
  • positive: Bolsonaro sent a positive signal during his visit to Beijing last month when he declared Communist-ruled China" a capitalist country.
  • international: The BRICS summit will be the first time Bolsonaro, notoriously awkward at public events, has hosted a major international gathering since he took office in January.

The company decoding African DNA to help fight diseases

  • disease: The company decoding African DNA to help fight diseases- BBC News.
  • resource: According to Abasi Ene-Obong, the founder and CEO of biotech start-up 54gene, black Africans and people of black ancestry are more genetically diverse than all of the other populations in the world combined, making their genetic information" a huge resource to be tapped ".
  • collect: The start-up is currently working with hospitals in Nigeria to collect DNA samples.
  • caption: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Pharmaceutical giants often manufacture drugs with only profitable Western market in mind.
  • firm: His biotech firm intends to research diseases like sickle cell, which predominantly affect black Af ricans.

Hillary Clinton: 'Shameful' not to publish Russia report

  • foreign: However, Labour's shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry has said the decision not to clear the report for publication before Parliament closed ahead of the general election was " clearly politically motivated ".
  • government: So far no evidence of a cyber campaign on a similar scale has been produced in the UK and government ministers have said there is no evidence of " successful" Russian interference in UK elections.
  • campaign: So far no evidence of a cyber campaign on a similar scale has been produced in the UK and government ministers have said there is no evidence of " successful" Russian interference in UK elections.
  • inexplicable: It is " inexplicable and shameful" that the UK government has not yet published a report on alleged Russian interference in British politics, Hillary Clinton has told the BBC.
  • clearance: The report has formal security clearance, but it will not be released until after the 12 December election.

Bolivia armed forces pledge to tackle violence as new election looms

  • ministry: A Mexican military plane bound for Bolivia has stopped off in Peru and continued its journey to pick up Morales, the Peruvian foreign ministry said.
  • violence: Bolivia armed forces pledge to tackle violence as new election looms.
  • arrest: Some of those arrested were made to kneel in the street, hands behind their backs.
  • lawmaker: Lawmakers are due to meet on Tuesday to begin the process.
  • illegitimate: These events send a strong signal to the illegitimate regimes in Venezuela and Nicaragua that democracy and the will of the people will always prevai l," Trump said, referring to two other leftist Latin American nations targeted by his administration.

Sweden's 100 explosions this year: What's going on?

  • crime: Teams have been sent to work with gang crime specialists in the US, Germany and the Netherlands, and they are liaising with Swedish military experts who dealt with explosives in Africa and Afghanistan.
  • development: I am more concerned when it comes to developments in Sweden nationally.
  • trio: After last month's trio of attacks in Stockholm, public broadcaster SVT was accused of a leftist cover-up for leaving the story out of a main evening news programme.
  • immigrant: If you're anti-immigration it's so easy to angle everything as just'oh it's the immigrants ' fault', but the problem goes way beyond that.
  • immigrant: They have grown up in Sweden and they are from socio-economically weak groups, socio-economically weak areas, and many are perhaps second- or third-generation immigrants," she says.

Pneumonia kills a child every 39 seconds, health agencies say

  • victim: Its victims have to fight for breath as their lungs fill with pus and fluid.
  • disease: The fact that this preven table, treatable and easily diagnosed disease is still the world's biggest killer of young children is frankly shocking," said Seth Berkley, chief executive of the GAVI vaccines alliance.
  • fluid: Its victims have to fight for breath as their lungs fill with pus and fluid.
  • pneumonia: Nigeria, India, Pakistan, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Ethiopia accounted for more than half the children who died of pneumonia last year- most of them babies who had not reached their second birthday.
  • curable: LONDON, Nov 12 (Reuters)- Pneumonia killed more than 800,000 babies and young children last year- or one child every 39 seconds- despite being curable and mostly preven table, global health agencies said on Tuesday.

Australia bushfires: New South Wales braces for 'catastrophic' day

  • expert: Experts have compared the conditions to the 2009 Black Saturday bushfires in Victoria, when 173 people died.
  • soar: Authorities have warned of " extreme, severe and catastrophic " conditions in NSW, with temperatures set to soar to 37C.
  • warn: Authorities warn that fires will spread quickly amid forecasts of hot temperatures and strong winds.
  • possible: State Premier Gladys Berejiklian, who has declared a seven-day state of emergency, said Tuesday would be "about protecting life, protecting property and ensuring everybody is safe as possible ".
  • flee: People in vulnerable communities have been urged to stay away from bush land, and to flee their homes before the fires escalate.

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  • stretch: As anti-government protests stretch into their 23rd straight week, the city is being inundated with online rumors, fake news and propaganda from both sides of the political divide.
  • numerous: High temperatures and strong winds are expected to fan more than 50 fires burning across New South Wales state, with authorities warning that embers could be blown 30 kilometers from the numerous fire fronts and trigger more outbreaks.
  • temperature: High temperatures and strong winds are expected to fan more than 50 fires burning across New South Wales state, with authorities warning that embers could be blown 30 kilometers from the numerous fire fronts and trigger more outbreaks.
  • propaganda: As anti-government protests stretch into their 23rd straight week, the city is being inundated with online rumors, fake news and propaganda from both sides of the political divide.
  • straight: As anti-government protests stretch into their 23rd straight week, the city is being inundated with online rumors, fake news and propaganda from both sides of the political divide.

Mexico grants asylum to Bolivia's Evo Morales

  • government: Mexico elected its first left-leaning government in decades last year, moving closer to like-minded governments and distancing itself from diplomatic initiatives aimed at pushing socialist President Nicolas Maduro from power in Venezuela.
  • tradition: Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said Morales ' life was in danger, and the decision to grant him asylum was in Mexico's long tradition of sheltering exiles.
  • inform: Mexico has informed the Organization of American States, and will inform the United Nations, he added.
  • socialist: Mexico elected its first left-leaning government in decades last year, moving closer to like-minded governments and distancing itself from diplomatic initiatives aimed at pushing socialist President Nicolas Maduro from power in Venezuela.
  • inform: We will immediately proceed to inform Bolivia's foreign ministry that under international law, it should offer safe conduct.

Hoodie gets Quebec politician thrown out of legislature

  • debate: Most of the debate has centred around women's attire, and whether bare arms are appropriate.
  • campaign: Some supporters even created a campaign to get women to wear a hoodie to work on Tuesday in solidarity.
  • provincial: Quebec politician Catherine Dorion, who is a member of the left-wing Quebec Solidaire party, pushed the fashion envelope when she entered the provincial legislature wearing jeans and a hoodie sweatshirt last week.
  • legislature: Hoodie gets Quebec politician thrown out of legislature- BBC News.
  • shoe: In the US, Congress bans sleeveless tops, trainers and open-toed shoes, but the rules are not always enforced.

Why being kind could help you live longer

  • stress: Mr Fessler says that it's known that bad stress- the kind where you can't do anything about a challenging situation, as opposed to the " good" stress from challenging but satisfying activities, like rock climbing- is bad for you.
  • solve: If you can solve them here, we can see what can be done around the world.
  • hostility: Living with people who treat you, at best, with disregard or a lack of concern, and at worst with open hostility, is bad for you.
  • depression: Psychologists researching how kindness can improve mood and reduce depression symptoms.
  • witness: Mr Fessler's work has looked at how people can be motivated to be kind simply by witnessing acts of kindness- and working out who is affected by this " contagious kindness ".

Bolivia’s Morales Granted Asylum in Mexico, Minister Says

  • government: Banks, supermarkets and government offices in the center of La Paz were closed following looting Sunday night, local media reported.
  • resort: The Shah of Iran, who fled during the revolution in 1979, took refuge in the resort city of Cuernavaca, with former U.S. President Richard Nixon coming to visit him.
  • ally: Unlike his ally Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela, he presided over strong economic growth, rising incomes and falling poverty.
  • hero: Soviet leader Leon Trotsky, who became an exile after clashing with Joseph Stalin, moved to Mexico in 1937 and was welcomed by leftist President Lazaro Cardenas, who is a hero for Lopez Obrador.
  • asylum: Mexico has a long tradition of granting asylum to foreign leaders.

Video raises questions about Israeli shooting of Palestinian

  • environment: It was the second video to emerge in the past week showing the shooting of an unarmed Palestinian by Israeli forces, and the latest example of how amateur videos are changing the operating environment for soldiers in the West Bank.
  • abuse: Palestinians and Israeli human rights groups also accuse Israeli security forces of routinely using excessive force, covering up abuses and carrying out half-hearted investigations.
  • attend: Hundreds of Palestinians attended Badawi's funeral, while the U.N. Mideast envoy, Nickolay Mladenov, wrote on Twitter that the video " would seem to indicate that he posed no threat to anyon e" and that " such acts must be thoroughly investigated.
  • incident: Ab del-Rahman Hassan, a Palestinian cameraman who said he filmed the incident, said a fire had broken out next to the house and Badawi had come outside to put it out.
  • bullet: Israel's Justice Ministry says it has completed an investigation into the incident, which occurred last year, and will soon decide whether to indict the officer who allegedly fired the bullet.

USS Grayback: Missing WW2 submarine found after 75 years

  • launch: Image copyright Tim Taylor-Lost 52 Project Image caption The USS Grayback first launched in 1941 and travelled to Australia as well as Japan.
  • disappear: The USS Grayback and its 80 crew members disappeared in 1944 when it was attacked by a Japanese aircraft.
  • site: The confirmation of the site as a US Navy sunken military craft ensures it is protected from disturbance, safeguarding the final resting place of our sailors," said Tim Taylor, who set up the project.
  • closure: For Kathy Taylor, whose uncle John Patrick King was on the vessel, the discovery brings closure.
  • caption: Image copyright Tim Taylor-Lost 52 Project Image caption The USS Grayback first launched in 1941 and travelled to Australia as well as Japan.

US troops at Syria base say they'll keep pressure on IS

  • troops: In a day visit to some of the bases where reinforcements were sent, Associated Press journalists spoke to some of the troops, many of them newly arrived.
  • ally: The Kurdish-led force, deserted by Washington in the face of the threat of a military operation by NATO ally, leaned on the Syrian government and Russia for help.
  • troops: In February 2018, U.S. forces responded firmly to an attempted advance on Kurdish-held areas by Syrian troops, at the time backed by Russian contractors.
  • deploy: He said the " force mix," including the mechanized armored vehicles deployed in Syria for the first time since the war against IS, has an array of capabilities to deny IS the chance to regroup.
  • security: First Lt. Jacob Moore said a group of his Bradley armored vehicles were asked to provide security for a U.S. convoy passing through the fighting area, Tal Tamr, setting up a security blockade to allow the forces to pass.

James Le Mesurier, British ex-army officer who trained Syria's White Helmets, found dead in Ista...

  • suspect: Istanbul detectives are investigating his death and while the exact circumstances remain unclear, Turkish security officials suggested it was being treated as a suspected suicide.
  • treat: Istanbul detectives are investigating his death and while the exact circumstances remain unclear, Turkish security officials suggested it was being treated as a suspected suicide.
  • exact: Istanbul detectives are investigating his death and while the exact circumstances remain unclear, Turkish security officials suggested it was being treated as a suspected suicide.
  • investigate: Istanbul detectives are investigating his death and while the exact circumstances remain unclear, Turkish security officials suggested it was being treated as a suspected suicide.
  • suicide: Istanbul detectives are investigating his death and while the exact circumstances remain unclear, Turkish security officials suggested it was being treated as a suspected suicide.

'Uranium particles' detected at undeclared site in Iran: IAEA

  • inspector: Without going into specifics, the IAEA has disputed the Iranian account of the incident and said last week that the inspector was briefly prevented from leaving the country, adding that her treatment was " not acceptable.
  • nuclear: Under that deal, Tehran agreed to curb some of its nuclear activities in return for a lifting of economic sanctions.
  • resolve: The IAEA added that it was " essential for Iran to continue interactions with the agency to resolve the matter as soon as possible.
  • effect: Since May, Iran has progressively breached limits under the agreement, while insisting the steps are reversible if the other parties to the deal provide relief to mitigate the effect of US sanctions.
  • possible: The IAEA added that it was " essential for Iran to continue interactions with the agency to resolve the matter as soon as possible.

Egypt lawmaker refutes UN report about ex-president's death

  • fabricate: Gen. Ashraf Ezz el-Arab, head of prisons department at the interior ministry, said the trip came " in response to critics and rumors designed to portray a fabricated, untrue mental image.
  • jail: U.N. rights experts said Friday that while in jail he was denied medical care, lost vision in one eye and suffered recurrent diabetic comas.
  • ministry: Gen. Ashraf Ezz el-Arab, head of prisons department at the interior ministry, said the trip came " in response to critics and rumors designed to portray a fabricated, untrue mental image.
  • design: Gen. Ashraf Ezz el-Arab, head of prisons department at the interior ministry, said the trip came " in response to critics and rumors designed to portray a fabricated, untrue mental image.
  • expert: U.N. rights experts said Friday that while in jail he was denied medical care, lost vision in one eye and suffered recurrent diabetic comas.

Jordan, UAE, Turkey, Sudan accused of violating sanctions on Libya -U.N. report

  • material: The U.N. experts accuse Jordan and the United Arab Emirates of supplying military material to Haf tar's forces, which they said then prompted Libya's Government of National Accord to ask Turkey for help.
  • repeat: The transfers (of military material) to Libya were repeated and sometimes blatant with scant regard being paid to compliance with the sanctions measures," the independent U.N. experts wrote.
  • expert: Neither side has the military capability to effectively decide the outcome to their advantag e," the U.N. experts wrote in their report.
  • fluid: The frontline of the fighting has remained fluid but constrained within narrow bounds since April.
  • violate: A report to the U.N. Security Council Libya sanctions committee, seen by Reuters on Monday, also accused Sudan and the head of Sudan's Rapid Support Forces (RSF), Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo- known by his nickname Hemeti- of violating U.N. sanctions by deploying 1,000 Sudanese troops to Libya.

A Brexit threat in Labour's heartlands?

  • successor: Her successors in government believe Brexit could repair the Conservative brand, although Hartlepool is an ambitious target.
  • traditional: The former shipbuilding and steel hub on Teesside, which voted by almost 70 percent to leave the European Union in the 2016 referendum, has been a traditional stronghold of the Labour Party.
  • desert: On a Monday afternoon its main street was largely deserted, while many premises are vacant.
  • parliament: While Britain's parliament has been wracked by division over Brexit, 225 miles ( 360 kilometres) north, Hartlepool has hardened its eurosceptic sentiment.
  • government: Her successors in government believe Brexit could repair the Conservative brand, although Hartlepool is an ambitious target.

UPDATE 2-France, Germany, Britain urge Iran to reverse nuclear deal breaches

  • international: France, Britain and Germany also called on Iran to comply fully with the international atomic watchdog after one of its inspectors was detained in October.
  • urge: UPDATE 2-France, Germany, Britain urge Iran to reverse nuclear deal breaches.
  • pact: PARIS, Nov 11 (Reuters)- France, Britain and Germany said on Monday they would consider a dispute resolution mechanism enshrined in the 2015 Iran nuclear deal that could lead to United Nations sanctions being reimposed for recent breaches of the pact.
  • diplomatic: We stand ready to continue our diplomatic efforts to create the conditions for, and to facili tate, the de-escalation of tensions in the Middle East," the E3 countries said.
  • breach: PARIS, Nov 11 (Reuters)- France, Britain and Germany said on Monday they would consider a dispute resolution mechanism enshrined in the 2015 Iran nuclear deal that could lead to United Nations sanctions being reimposed for recent breaches of the pact.

Iran nuclear deal: IAEA finds uranium particles at undeclared site

  • export: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said last week that it was responding to the sanctions that were reinstated by the US when President Donald Trump abandoned the deal last year and have caused its oil exports to collapse.
  • nuclear: Mr Trump wants to force Iran to negotiate a new agreement that would place indefinite curbs on its nuclear programme and also halt its development of ballistic missiles.
  • allege: That is the area where Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has alleged Iran had a " secret atomic warehouse ".
  • inspector: The report did not say where the particles were found, but three senior Israeli security and intelligence officials told a briefing last Thursday that inspectors had visited the site in Turquzabad earlier this year and taken environmental samples.
  • remove: Mr Netanyahu said the Iranian authorities had removed 15kg ( 33 lb) of radioactive material from the warehouse the previous month and" spread it around Tehran in an effort to hide the evidence ".

Women In Japan Are Fighting For The Right To Wear Glasses To Work

  • violation: Ah, the tangled web of sexist workplace dress code violations women of the world must navigate daily.
  • navigate: Ah, the tangled web of sexist workplace dress code violations women of the world must navigate daily.
  • major: The glasses controversy (one of the many struggles for women in Japan trying to achieve gender equality) is similar to another incident that recently sparked outcry in the region: In 2018, South Korean news anchor Lim Hyeon-ju became the first woman presenter on any major network in the country to sport frames on national TV.
  • exact: This problem with glasses is the exact same as high heels.
  • outcry: The glasses controversy (one of the many struggles for women in Japan trying to achieve gender equality) is similar to another incident that recently sparked outcry in the region: In 2018, South Korean news anchor Lim Hyeon-ju became the first woman presenter on any major network in the country to sport frames on national TV.

UPDATE 1-Putin, Merkel say Ukraine's Donbass should get special status - Kremlin

  • discuss: A German government spokeswoman said preparations for the summit were the focus of the conversation and that Putin and Merkel also discussed negotiations on the transit of gas through Ukraine and the situation in Libya and Syria.
  • government: A German government spokeswoman said preparations for the summit were the focus of the conversation and that Putin and Merkel also discussed negotiations on the transit of gas through Ukraine and the situation in Libya and Syria.
  • situation: A German government spokeswoman said preparations for the summit were the focus of the conversation and that Putin and Merkel also discussed negotiations on the transit of gas through Ukraine and the situation in Libya and Syria.
  • accuse: But, facing street protests by Ukrainians who accused him of yielding to pressure from Moscow, Zelenskiy later said the elections should not be held at gunpoint and must be in accordance with Ukrainian law.
  • involve: The breakthrough raised hopes that a date would be set for the summit involving Kiev, Moscow, Berlin and Paris.

Bernie Sanders declares it's 'not antisemitic' to criticize Israel

  • invasion: Last October, 11 people were killed at Pittsburgh's Tree of Life Synogogue, with the shooter using Trump's term of " invasion" to justify his attack.
  • criticize: Bernie Sanders declares it's ' not antisemitic' to criticize Israel.
  • crime: The coming death of just about every rock legend The president has already confessed to his crimes Why are 2020 Democrats so weird?
  • hate: That's an obvious example of how" antisemitism is rising in this country," with the FBI reporting" hate crimes against Jews rose by more than a third in 2017," Sanders wrote.
  • government: Sanders called out how false" accusations of antisemitism " are often lobbied at progressives, saying " it is not antisemitic to criticize the policies of the Israeli government," Sanders declared, though some of that criticism can " cross the line.

Neil Young says US citizenship 'delayed over marijuana'

  • conscience: I sincerely hope I have exhibited good moral character and will be able to vote my conscience on Donald J Trump and his fellow American candidates," he said in his post.
  • delay: Canadian-born rock star Neil Young has said his application for US citizenship has been delayed partly because he smokes marijuana.
  • request: However, he chose not to listen to my request, just as he chooses not to listen to the many American voices who ask him to stop his constant lies.
  • delay: Neil Young says US citizenship 'delayed over marijuana '- BBC News.
  • clarify: On 19 April, the US Department of Homeland Security issued a policy alert clarifying that " violation of federal controlled substance law, including for marijuana, remains a conditional bar to establishing good moral character for naturalisation even where that conduct would not be an offence under state law ".

Brexit Party shifts tactics, won't challenge Tories in vote

  • risk: Farage has been under huge pressure from Brexit supporters not to run candidates in seats where there is a risk of splitting the Brexit vote.
  • candidate: Farage has been under huge pressure from Brexit supporters not to run candidates in seats where there is a risk of splitting the Brexit vote.
  • mandate: He said the party will not put forward any candidates in 317 seats that the Conservatives won in the last election, an announcement that should boost the chances that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives win a majority in an early election that Johnson sought to increase his Brexit mandate.
  • delay: After three years of negotiations and repeated delays, Britain is now scheduled to leave the EU on Jan. 31.
  • campaign: On the campaign trail, Johnson told reporters that he was " glad that there's a recognition" that only his party can get Brexit done.

Broadway pays tributes to Laurel Griggs, 13, who dies of asthma attack

  • theatre: The role led to a career in theatre, TV and movies.
  • caption: Image copyright Alamy Image caption Laurel ( far right) made her Broadway debut as Polly in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof in 2013.
  • disease: It's just a destructive disease... God only knows what she could have done with her life.
  • massive: Her family says she suffered a " massive asthma attack ".
  • caption: Image copyright Instagram/Laurel Griggs Image caption " Dreams do come true," Laurel captioned this photo outside SNL's studios.

Egypt opens jail after UN report on inmate Morsi's death

  • activist: Some 4,000 people, including lawyers, activists, professors and journalists, were detained in a wave of arrests following rare anti-Sisi protests in September, according to local rights groups.
  • complex: In a rare tour of the sprawling jail complex, journalists were shown an exhibition of furniture made by inmates, a farm with cows and ostriches, and a brief football match between prisoners.
  • dismiss: On the media tour, abuse charges in Tora were dismissed by politicians and personalities that included for example retired ex-national football goalkeeper turned television pundit Ahmed Shobeir.
  • warn: They also warned that thousands are at risk of death in the same prison.
  • detain: The family of prominent human rights lawyer Mohamed el-Baqer, who was detained in September, said on social media they were prevented from seeing him Monday because of the media tour.

Turkey starts returning IS fighters, deports US national

  • government: In Bosnia, government officials announced on Monday that citizens who had fought with IS could return to the country, while a Dutch court ruled on the same day that the country must attempt to bring home children whose mothers traveled to Syria to join Islamic extremist groups.
  • security: The children are not responsible for the actions of their parents, however serious they are, " the court said, adding that while Dutch officials must use " all possible means" to repatriate them, the state also" cannot be ordered to take serious security risks.
  • camp: In Bosnia, Security Minister Dragan Mektic said Monday that about 260 Bosnian citizens remained in the camps in Syria, including approximately 100 men and 160 women and children.
  • security: Turkey has denied the accusations and later stepped up security at its borders, including by profiling possible IS fighters at airports and building a wall along parts of its porous border.
  • extremist: At the height of the extremist group's power, the Turkish border crossings were the main route for those hoping to join IS in Syria.

James Le Mesurier, White Helmets co-founder, discovered dead in Turkey

  • repair: Also do repair works, reconnect electrical cables and secure the buildings.
  • discover: James Le Mesurier, White Helmets co-f o under, discovered dead in Turkey- BBC News.
  • tragic: Hamish de Bretton-Gordon, a director of the Doctors Under Fire campaign group and a friend of Mr Le Mesurier, said: " It's absolutely tragic.
  • discover: Reports in Turkish media say his body was discovered with fractures to his legs.
  • discover: James Le Mesurier, White Helmets co-f o under, discovered dead in Turkey.

What happened to Trump's promise on gun control?

  • caption: Image caption " They're our constitutional right," says Clayton Kelley at the Louisiana rally, referring to firearms.
  • crime: Manufacturing is one of the town's main industries, but Monroe is better-known for its violent crime.
  • violence: Most people in the US believe the laws should be tougher in order to combat the violence, according to Pew Research.
  • caption: Image copyright Handout Image caption Lateria Moran ( left) attended a Trump rally to hear the president's plans to end gun violence after her cousin Jaquarrious Roberson ( right), was killed.
  • excuse: She says impeachment is an excuse and that in truth, the president does not see the issue of gun control as important.

Russian historian found with body parts accused of murder

  • professor: A St Petersburg local councillor and former student of the professor, Vasily Kunin, has tweeted that he raised concerns about Prof Sokolov's previous behaviour but the university authorities did not act on his complaint.
  • allege: In court he alleged that Ms Yeshchenko had attacked him with a knife- and at that point he shot her- during a blazing row.
  • accuse: Russian prosecutors have accused a renowned historian of murder after he admitted shooting and then dismembering his student partner in St Petersburg.
  • activist: The case has triggered outrage: women's rights activists say it illustrates widespread indifference towards sexual harassment and domestic violence in Russia.
  • major: He was also a major figure in the world of historical re-enactment.

UN, top Iraq cleric urge 'serious' reforms after protests

  • judiciary: If the three authorities-- executive, judiciary and legislative-- are not able or willing to conduct these reforms decisively, there must be a way to think of a different approach," she warned without elaborating.
  • legislative: If the three authorities-- executive, judiciary and legislative-- are not able or willing to conduct these reforms decisively, there must be a way to think of a different approach," she warned without elaborating.
  • attend: Parliament will meet on Wednesday for a session on the current crisis, the speaker announced on Monday, adding that Hennis-Plasschaert will attend.
  • consensus: The initial fissures among the political elite appear to have closed this week following a consensus brokered by Major General Qasem Soleimani, the head of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps ' foreign operations arm.
  • demonstrator: She said the seat of Shiite religious power in Iraq, known as the marjaiyah, had stressed that " peaceful demonstrators cannot go home without sufficient reforms" to answer their demands.

UN watchdog: Iran's violations of nuclear deal increasing

  • development: However, the IAEA has said Iran" carried out activities relevant to the development of a nuclear explosive device" in a " structured program" through the end of 2003.
  • program: However, the IAEA has said Iran" carried out activities relevant to the development of a nuclear explosive device" in a " structured program" through the end of 2003.
  • acknowledge: The revelation from International Atomic Energy Agency is the first time it has acknowledged in a report that allegations made earlier by the U.S. and Israel against Iran are true.
  • inspector: It also confirmed the centrifuges at work in the Fordo facility, where Iran invited its inspectors in.
  • nuclear: However, the IAEA has said Iran" carried out activities relevant to the development of a nuclear explosive device" in a " structured program" through the end of 2003.

Israel says Expo 2020 in Dubai is a bridge to Arab world

  • complicate: We know we have a complicated image in the Arab World but we also know there is a lot of curiosity and there is a lot of knowledge about our special abilities," said Noam Katz, the foreign ministry's deputy director general for media and public affairs.
  • diplomatic: Like most of the Arab world, the UAE does not have formal diplomatic relations with Israel.
  • foreign: We know we have a complicated image in the Arab World but we also know there is a lot of curiosity and there is a lot of knowledge about our special abilities," said Noam Katz, the foreign ministry's deputy director general for media and public affairs.
  • pavilion: Elazar Cohen presented plans for the Israeli pavilion at the world's largest exhibition, in which it aims to project its technologi cal, scientific and agricultural innovations to the 25 million visitors expected to descend upon the glitzy city-state.
  • alleviate: There is curiosity, mixed with concern, about this thing called Israel and we want to alleviate that concern," he said in a briefing at Israel's Foreign Ministry.

Boris Johnson Still Has a Nigel Farage Problem

  • opinion: This column does not necessarily reflect the opinion of the editorial board or Bloomberg LP and its owners.
  • professor: Matthew Goodwin, a politics professor at the University of Kent, notes that 35 of the 50 smallest Conservative majorities are in Leave-voting seats, so Farage has removed a major threat to those members of Parliament.
  • split: His decision will come as a relief to Conservative lawmakers who worried that a split in the Brexit vote in their constituencies would allow either Labour or the Liberal Democrats to take advantage.
  • split: On Monday, Farage reversed course and the Conservatives cheered, as the threat of splitting the pro-Brexit vote appeared to diminish.
  • traditional: It has produced an internal revolution in which moderate Conservatives and remainers have been purged in favor of a new coalition of working classBrexit voters and traditional social conservatives.

Trump impeachment inquiry: a timeline of key events so far

  • shock: Marie Yovanovitch, former ambassador to Ukraine, testifies about her shock on learning about an ultimately successful campaign in Ukraine to destroy her ambassadorship, involving Giuliani.
  • accuse: The White House releases a letter refusing to cooperate with the impeachment inquiry, and accusing Democrats of trying to reverse the result of the 2016 election.
  • announce: Tim Morrison, senior director for Russian affairs at the National Security Council, testifies a day after announcing that he will resign his post in short order.
  • obtain: For six weeks, the Trump administration will block Congress from obtaining the complaint.
  • announce: Trump wants Ukraine to announce investigations designed to make Joe Biden look bad and to cast doubt on Russian tampering in the 2016 US election.

The Latest: UN: Man-made uranium found at site in Iran

  • quarterly: The IAEA did not identify the site in the confidential quarterly report distributed to member states and seen by The Associated Press on Monday.
  • quarterly: That's according to a confidential quarterly report that was distributed to member states and seen by The Associated Press on Monday.
  • quarterly: In a confidential quarterly report distributed to member states, the International Atomic Energy Agency said Iran's stockpile of low-enriched uranium still exceeds the amount allowed by the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or JCPOA..

UPDATE 3-Iran adds to breaches of nuclear deal with enrichment push -IAEA report

  • effect: So far that time has only shrunk slightly but it will take time for the effect of the latest changes to become clear.
  • site: Iran has continued to increase the number of various types of advanced centrifuge with which it is enriching at the one site where enrichment is allowed under the deal, Natanz.
  • breach: In what appears to be a new breach of the deal, Iran has also installed small numbers of centrifuges not even mentioned in the accord, including single models of the IR-8s, IR-8B, IR-9 and IR-s, the report showed.
  • ban: Since early July, Iran has also violated the deal's caps on its stock of enriched uranium and the level to which it refines uranium, as well as a ban on enriching with anything other than its most basic centrifuge, the IR-1.
  • accelerate: The rate at which Iran is producing enriched uranium has also increased, from 70-80 kg a month to around 100 kg a month currently and still accelerating, a senior diplomat said.

The Hong Kong Police Gunshot That Unleashed a Day of Mayhem

  • incident: The incident-- caught on video and widely circulated on social media-- added new fuel to criticism of police tactics already raging after a student died Friday from injuries suffered near a clash between cops and protesters.
  • fuel: The incident-- caught on video and widely circulated on social media-- added new fuel to criticism of police tactics already raging after a student died Friday from injuries suffered near a clash between cops and protesters.
  • clash: The student who died Friday had fallen earlier in the week from a parking garage deck near a clash between protesters and police, making him the first such fatality.
  • collapse: The demonstrator collapsed on the crosswalk as blood pooled under him, prompting speculation that he could be the first to die from police gunfire after five months of unrest.
  • accuse: Police have repeatedly reaffirmed their commitment to restraint, despite criticism from the United Nations, U.S. and U.K. lawmakers, and Amnesty International, which accused the force of torturing detained protesters.

Bird of the Year: Rare anti-social penguin wins New Zealand poll

  • marred: There are no reports of voting irregularities this year after fixing scandals marred previous polls.
  • portly: A tall, portly penguin with a pale yellow band of feathers on its head, the hoiho stands around 65cm ( 25in) tall and weighs around 5kg ( 11 lb).
  • shriek: Although mostly silent, the birds do shriek in a high-pitched tone when they mate.
  • mate: Although mostly silent, the birds do shriek in a high-pitched tone when they mate.
  • portly: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The hoiho is a tall, portly penguin with a pale yellow band of feathers on its head.

Bosnia: Citizens who fought for IS in Syria can return

  • foreign: Turkey on Monday deported a Danish and U.S. citizen and announced plans to expel numerous other foreign nationals as the government began a new push to send back captured foreign fighters to their home countries.
  • accept: We will accept only those for which we can undoubtedly confirm that they are citizens of Bosnia Hercegovina," he said.
  • capture: Turkey on Monday deported a Danish and U.S. citizen and announced plans to expel numerous other foreign nationals as the government began a new push to send back captured foreign fighters to their home countries.
  • express: Officials in Bosnia last week expressed outrage after French President Emmanuel Macron in an interview described the country as a " ticking time bomb" because of " returning jihadists.
  • confirm: We will accept only those for which we can undoubtedly confirm that they are citizens of Bosnia Hercegovina," he said.

Palestinian shot in back says Israelis abused him for hours

  • security: Palestinians often charge that Israeli security forces use excessive or unnecessary force against them.
  • allege: Amit Gilutz, spokesman for the group, said it is common for alleged victims not be interviewed, and rarely are forces seriously punished.
  • difference: Qawasmi said he did not file a complaint against the security forces, believing it would make no difference.
  • security: The shooter is not seen in the video, which appears to have been taken by a member of the security force.
  • available: Recently the victim was identified, and at this stage the investigators are arranging to meet him in order to gather the available evidenc e," it said.

UK's Farage withdraws Brexit threat to PM Johnson

  • mayor: In 2002, Hartlepool's first directly elected mayor was a man dressed in the monkey suit costume of the local football club.
  • negotiate: Labour has promised to negotiate a softer Brexit deal with the EU and then hold a second referendum-- a call backed by many smaller parties in the House of Commons-- with the option of staying in the EU on the ballot.
  • accuse: Labour accused Farage and Johnson of cooking up an alliance that threatened to " sell out our country" and pave the way for a post-Brexit trade deal that would open the state-run health service to US drugs firms.
  • launch: The Brexit party has basically held the Tories to account since we launched," he told AFP of their election strategy.
  • expert: Sara Hobolt, a political expert at the London School of Economics, said the decision to reduce Brexit party candidates was a boost for Johnson.

Spanish elections: How the far-right Vox party found its footing

  • majority: It still won more than any other party- 33 seats- but not enough for a majority even with potential left-wing allies.
  • expense: It has called for much tougher action against the independence movement and has even taken legal action against Catalan leaders- and the Andalusia result shows it has benefited at the ballot box, at the expense of other forces, particularly the Popular Party ( PP).
  • celebrate: Image copyright Reuters Image caption Vo x's leader Santiago Abascal (l) and regional candidate Francisco Serrano celebrated their win on Sunday.
  • legal: It has called for much tougher action against the independence movement and has even taken legal action against Catalan leaders- and the Andalusia result shows it has benefited at the ballot box, at the expense of other forces, particularly the Popular Party ( PP).
  • coincide: Correspondents say there has been speculation for months that Mr Sanchez could call a snap early national election to coincide with regional and European polls next May, but the Andalusia result would seem to give him little incentive to do so now.

Bolivia crisis: Power vacuum follows Morales' resignation

  • defiant: On Monday, Mr Morales, Bolivia's first indigenous leader, struck a defiant note on Tw itter, saying that " the Bolivian people have never abandoned me and I will never abandon them ".
  • request: Mexican foreign minister Marcelo Ebrard said that events in Bolivia constituted " a coup because the army requested the resignation of the president, and that violates the constitutional order of that country ".
  • plaudits: He has won plaudits for fighting poverty and improving Bolivia's economy but drew controversy by defying constitutional term limits to run for a fourth term in October's election, which is alleged to have been rife with irregularities.
  • rife: He has won plaudits for fighting poverty and improving Bolivia's economy but drew controversy by defying constitutional term limits to run for a fourth term in October's election, which is alleged to have been rife with irregularities.
  • volatile: That is not entirely clear at this point, adding to the volatile nature of the situation.

3 blasts hit Syrian town near border with Turkey, 6 killed

  • troops: Syrian troops launched a four-month offensive on the province earlier this year, forcing hundreds of thousands of civilians to flee their homes and capturing the important town of Khan Sheikhoun and several other villages and towns.
  • offensive: A cease-fire stopped the government offensive on Idlib at the end of August but in recent days, opposition activists have reported shelling and airstrikes in the area.
  • immediate: Reports of the explosions gave differing casualty figures, which is not uncommon in the immediate aftermath of this kind of attack.
  • dominate: Assad said in the interview that they are now giving civilians some time to leave the area, which is dominated by al-Qaida-linked militants.
  • civilian: Assad said in the interview that they are now giving civilians some time to leave the area, which is dominated by al-Qaida-linked militants.

Nikki Haley is plotting a loopy path to the presidency

  • foreign: So, do I think it's not good practice to talk to foreign governments about investigating Americans?
  • loyal: Loyal but independent" might well be insufficiently loyal in Trump's eyes.
  • forward: If he does play the kingmaker role going forward, that could be a problem for Haley.
  • investigate: Should the president have pressured Ukraine to investigate his political opponents?
  • colleague: She accomplishes the first half of the task by rebuking two of her colleagues, then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and then-Chief of Staff John Kelly.