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Mosul celebrates first Eid without Islamic State in years

Today at 14:54 PM, via Reuters

MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) – People in the Iraqi city of Mosul celebrated their first Muslim Eid holiday without Islamic State in years on Sunday after the militants were ejected from much of the city, and hoped the battle to recapture the remaining area would soon be over.

Iran says arrests 50 suspected of links to militant groups

Today at 14:05 PM, via Reuters

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iranian authorities have rounded up at least 50 people suspected of links to militant groups in a Western province, a prosecutor said on Sunday, the latest in a wave of arrests following twin bomb and gun attacks in Tehran in early June.

Italy votes in local elections that may boost the center-right

Today at 13:40 PM, via Reuters

ROME (Reuters) – People in more than 100 Italian towns and cities voted on Sunday to pick municipal mayors in a run-off ballot that could bolster center-right parties ahead of a national election due in less than a year.

Britain’s Davis ‘pretty sure’ he’ll get good deal to leave EU

Today at 12:43 PM, via Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Brexit minister David Davis said on Sunday he was “pretty sure” he could negotiate a good deal to leave the European Union, something that would require a transitional arrangement for around one or two years.

Merkel’s conservatives widen lead three months before German vote

Today at 11:43 AM, via Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives widened their lead over the Social Democrats (SPD) to 15 points in a weekly opinion poll by the Emnid institute published on Sunday, three months before the Sept. 24 election.

Brexit commission needed to draw poison from debate: Archbishop

Today at 10:34 AM, via Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) – The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, called on Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday to set up a cross-party commission to “draw much of the poison” from the debate over Britain’s decision to exit the European Union.

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