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Kurdish fighters suggest IS will not be defeated on Saturday, despite President Trump's claim.

ISIS now controls an area of Syria measuring just 700 square meters, a commander with the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces said Saturday.

Imran Khan needs Saudi money to stave off an economic bail-out - but this is not a one-way relationship.

He moves a step closer to extending his term in office by 12 years after his current one ends in 2022.

Departing flights were suspended for about half an hour on Friday morning at the airport, one of the busiest in the world.

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