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France ‘yellow vest’ protesters defy government to gather

France 'yellow vest' protesters defy government to gather

Image copyright AFP Image caption The French capital is experiencing its fifth Saturday of tear gas and clashes “Yellow vest” protesters have gathered in Paris and other cities for a fifth consecutive Saturday of demonstrations. Protesters defied a government call to suspend the action following Tuesday’s attack on Strasbourg’s Christmas …

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Australia Recognizes West Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital

Australia Recognizes West Jerusalem as Israel's Capital

Australia has decided to officially recognize West Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, but will not move its embassy until there’s a peace agreement reached between Israel and the Palestinians, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced Saturday. In a speech to the Sydney Institute, Morrison said his government will also recognize East Jerusalem …

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France’s Welfare State in Meltdown Mode: Will Macron’s Concessions Quell Spreading Tax Revolt?

France's Welfare State in Meltdown Mode: Will Macron's Concessions Quell Spreading Tax Revolt?

Following weeks of civil unrest, French President Emmanuel Macron finally broke his silence and even took responsibility this week for the anger of citizens protesting out-of-control taxation. “I may have given you the impression that this was not my concern, that I had other priorities. I take my share of …

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