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Trump defends ‘beautiful’ war statues

In a series of tweets, US President Donald Trump has defended the “history and culture” represented by statues of generals and others from the Confederate Army. It was the planned removal of a statue of General Robert E. Lee that started the weekend protests and counter-protests that left one dead, another man ...

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Trump defends ‘beautiful’ war statues

In a series of tweets, US President Donald Trump has defended the “history and culture” represented by statues of generals and others from the Confederate Army. It was the planned removal of a statue of General Robert E. Lee that started the weekend protests and counter-protests that left one dead, another man ...

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Spanish police stop second attack

Spanish police said they have stopped a second van attack attempt after an earlier one in Barcelona killed at least 13 people. They killed five attackers, who were wearing explosive belts, in Cambrils during a raid. The IS has claimed responsibility for Thursday’s attack in Barcelona’s Las Ramblas. Two people ...

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Update: 13 dead as van crashes into crowd in Barcelona

A van has crashed into a crowd of pedestrians in Barcelona’s Las Ramblas district, killing at least 13 people and injuring a dozen others, as reported by Spanish media. Witnesses said they saw three or four people lying on the ground immediately after the attack. Reports also say two armed men ...

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