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The 10 most important things in the world right now

9 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Here's what's happening on Thursday.
1. 120 countries voted to condemn Israel for using 'excessive' force in Gaza. Clashes along Israel's border with Gaza have left 123 Palestinians dead and almost 14,000 injured.
2. UK Prime Minister Theresa May won key Brexit votes. May's government defeated proposed Brexit deal amendments which sought to keep Britain in the single market and stay in a customs union with the EU.
3. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo berated someone who asked how the US will denuclearize North Korea. The US and North Korea agreed to "work toward complete denuclearization...
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UN condemns Israel for 'excessive use of force' at Gaza border

UN condemns Israel for 'excessive use of force' at Gaza border

9 days ago   |   By Al Jazeera

The UN General Assembly has also asked Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to recommend an 'international protection mechanism' for occupied Palestinian territory.
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120 countries voted to condemn Israel for using 'excessive' force in Gaza clashes that killed over 100 people

120 countries voted to condemn Israel for using 'excessive' force in Gaza clashes that killed over 100 people

9 days ago   |   By Business Insider

The United Nations overwhelmingly voted in favor of a resolution condemning Israel for using "excessive, disproportionate and indiscriminate" force in response to intensified clashes along the Gaza border .
Prior to the vote, a US proposal to denounce Hamas for its role in provoking violence between Israelis and Palestinians was shot down.
Clashes along Israel's border with Gaza have reached boiling point in recent months following US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Gaza's Ministry of Health said that 123 Palestinians have been killed and almost 14,000 have been wounded by...
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