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Exclusive: Taiwan president says phone call with Trump can take place again

TAIPEI Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen said another direct phone call with U.S. President Donald Trump could take place again and she urged the self-ruled island's political rival China to step up to its global responsibility to keep the peace as a large nation.

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French riot police clash with youths protesting election

PARIS French riot police clashed with youths in central Paris on Thursday when a demonstration against far right leader presidential candidate Marine Le Pen and her centrist rival Emmanuel Macron turned violent.

8:22am EDT

Philippine leader unfazed by ICC murder complaint, vows no let-up in drugs war

MANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said he was willing to face the music for his war on drugs and a complaint filed with the International Criminal Court would not stop him pursuing his bloody campaign.

9:00am EDT

European rights body calls on Hungary to suspend laws on NGOs, universities

BUDAPEST The Council of Europe's Parliamentary Assembly has called on Hungary to suspend a debate in the country's parliament of bills which tighten rules on non-governmental organizations and foreign universities.

9:28am EDT

Suspected U.S. drone strike targets Pakistani Taliban militants: sources

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan A suspected U.S. drone strike killed several Pakistani Taliban militants in North Waziristan close to the Afghanistan border, one militant commander and intelligence sources said on Thursday, in a rare strike on Pakistani soil.

Afghanistan 8:58am EDT

Turkey's Erdogan to be named candidate for AKP leadership on May 21: official

ANKARA Turkey's ruling AK Party will name President Tayyip Erdogan as a candidate for its leadership at an extraordinary congress on May 21, a senior AKP official said on Thursday.

8:17am EDT

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